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Gabriel Max Control | Shock Absorber

SKU GA77983

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With a larger bore size that allows the shocks to react faster, the Gabriel® MaxControl™ shock provides a sports car like ride and handling on any SUV or light truck. Designed for light trucks, vans and SUVs, the monotube design provides quick, consistent control with no fade in performance. And like all Gabriel shocks and struts, MaxControl™ shocks feature a super-finished chromed piston rod for superior corrosion resistance and a leak-proof piston seal.hich extends product life.

Product Specs for Gabriel 77983

  • Performance:Premium
  • UPC: 43645915278
  • MPN: 77983
  • California Proposition 65: Warning: Cancer & Reproductive Harm www.P65Warnings.ca.gov
  • Collapsed Length (in): 15.22
  • Extended Length (in): 24.78
  • Stroke: 8.85
  • Strut Mounting Type (Lower): ES204
  • Strut Mounting Type (Upper): BP8
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Gabriel 77983 Details

Gabriel Max Control monotube shock absorbers go above and beyond other shocks for response, performance, durability, control and reliability. The Max Control monotube shock is the only choice for those who demand nothing but the very best for their SUV or truck. Single-tube design and multi-stage sealing minimize chamber temperature and help keep out debris for long-lasting durability.

Gabriel Max Control Shocks - Features

  • Enhanced sensitivity and quicker response time keep tires in contact with the road to maximize braking effectiveness and keep you in control at all times
  • Super-finished chromed piston rod provides more consistent wear surface for proper seal lubrication over longer life
  • New rod guide bearing allows greater sensitivity and response
  • Larger bore size inside the pressure tube enables the shocks to react quicker and creates a smoother and more comfortable ride
  • High-pressure nitrogen gas and floating piston technology allow the shock to react immediately to steering wheel movements for ultimate handling
  • Additional external rod seal keeps the chamber virtually debris-free for longer lasting performance under any condition
  • Drawn-Over-Mandrel (D.O.M.) Tubing reduces internal wear for longer product life
  • A larger 1-13/16 inch bore size also increases strut pressure absorption, resulting in greater damping efficiency, quicker response, and the smoothest and safest ride possible.

Vehicle Application Guide for Gabriel 77983

The GA77983 Gabriel Max Control | Shock Absorber is engineered to work with specific vehicles displayed below. Can't find your vehicle, or need assistance, please give us a call at 1-800-358-4751 or 1-989-755-0561. Browse the category Gabriel Max Control Shocks to view all vehicle makes and models.

YearMakeModelVehicle OptionInstallation Notes
2006 Hummer H3
Position: Rear
2007 Hummer H3
Position: Rear
2008 Hummer H3
Position: Rear
2009 Hummer H3
Position: Rear
2010 Hummer H3
Position: Rear

Customer Q&A - Gabriel 77983


Gabriel is one of the most popular and well recognized shock absorber companies in the world. Gabriel is an American company that manufactures high quality shock and struts that cover over 97% of cars and trucks made in North America.

Gabriel invented the automotive shock absorber in 1907. Gabriel is also invented the first every hydraulic shock and the first air adjustable shock absorber. They have been inventing and expanding with the automotive industry since the beginning.

Today, Gabriel is still a very innovative, independent American company. They continue to be one of the most trusted aftermarket and original equipment manufacturers for light- and heavy-duty shocks and struts. Gabriel goes through great lengths to ensure their new shock and struts are designed specifically to meet the needs of today’s vehicles and their drivers.

Gabriel shock absorbers and struts are backed by more than 100 years of innovation, engineering expertise and constant improvement in ride control products. Gabriel engineers, tests, and validates all of their shock and struts for proper fit, ride and durability to ensure you get the easy installation, high quality and long-lasting performance with every new Gabriel shock and strut.

TruckSpring.com is an authorized warehouse distributor for Gabriel shocks and struts. If you have any questions about Gabriel shocks, feel free to call us at 1-800-358-4751 or 989-755-0561. We have been selling and install Gabriel shocks and struts for years.

Gabriel Warranty

Limited Lifetime Warranty

On all Gabriel Shocks and Struts. We warrant these products against defects in workmanship or material.

What the warranty does not cover

Damage from accidents, corrosion, improper installation, incorrect applications, overloading, and custom applications that are not specified under the OEM cross references. This warranty does not cover loss of freight, loss of profit, equipment, or personal downtime. Any alteration of products beyond the included installation instructions will void the warranty.

You can view the full details of Gabriel’s warranty here.

How to get service

If a Gabriel product failure results from a manufacturer defect, contact us at Michigan Truck Spring for support. You can contact us by phone at 1-800-358-4751 or by using our contact form.

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