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2002outback wagon rear coil over shocks


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#1 aliscar



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Posted 17 September 2017 - 08:41 PM

what was 2002 mid year rear shock change?  May-June   Rock auto shows different #s for early and late year.

Is build date anywhere on car?    Vin is 4s3bh686627662866.    Thanks,   Terry 

#2 Fairtax4me



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Posted 17 September 2017 - 10:29 PM

Probably something that makes no difference.

Build date is on a metal tag under the hood on left side, or on a sticker on the drivers door.

#3 idosubaru


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Posted 18 September 2017 - 08:30 AM

Don't know - something benign, part number changes like this are common.

They're interchangeable, i'd just make sure you're getting KYB and call it good.

Edited by idosubaru, 18 September 2017 - 08:30 AM.

#4 Numbchux


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Posted 18 September 2017 - 10:17 AM

Your car was manufactured on 04/24/2002


OE rear shock # is 20365AE05A

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Posted 18 September 2017 - 07:09 PM

Thanks all,  will order  "early" number for KYB.      Really like this wagon!    Terry.

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