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Strange Aluminum Coil-Over Shock
Single Adjustable with 8.14" Stroke


Part Number: S5209


Drag Race Vehicles

Short Stroke
2.62″ thru 3.86″ – A-Arm Systems

3.86″ – Some Dragster 4-Link Systems

Long Stroke
4.64″ thru 8.15″ – 4-Link & Ladder Bar Systems


Single Adjustable Coil-Over Shock
Sold as each

Dimension A

Stroke 8.14″ / Extended 22.40″ / Compressed 14.25″

With .563″ Bump Rubber Installed
Stroke 7.587″ / Compressed 14.813″

Recommended Ride Height

17″ – 20″

Accepts 14″ or 16″ x 2.5″ ID spring – Sold separately


• Lightweight aluminum body
• External adjustment knob
• Provides 10 extension settings
• Allows quick adjustments for varying conditions
• Coil-over design permits easy changes to ride height
• 1.00″ wide high misalignment spherical rod ends
• Ability to be rebuilt or revalved


– .500″ or 1.500″ wide spherical bearings
– Polyurethane bushings with steel sleeves *
– Upper stud mount with rubber cushions *
– Custom valving *

* To Order Shock With These Options Please Call
   Not available for online orders

Rear Shock Adjustments

Ladder Bar Systems
Below assumes rear chassis separation

Softer – Allows more downward force applied to the rear tires
Stiffer – Enables quicker reaction times

4-Link Systems
Below assumes rear chassis compression

Softer – Improves stability encountering bumps in the track
Stiffer – Delays the return to normal ride height during launch

Rotating Knob Clockwise Stiffens Valving

Related Components

Spring seat bearing kit………………. S1409
Spring seat adjuster wrench……… S1413

Double Adjustable……………………. S5009A
Double Adjustable Package………. S5009



Strange 8.14″ single adjustable shock: (Spring sold separately)

Additional information

Weight 5.2 lbs