Q: 2006 cadillac cts does it have struts or shocks

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Does my car have struts or shocks?

My car has 120000 miles.
My car has an automatic transmission.

Hi there. The 2006 Cadillac CTS has a front shock / strut assembly as opposed to the singular strut with coil over spring option that is common with passenger cars and some smaller SUV’s. I would recommend having this service completed by a professional suspension and alignment shop as opposed to a private mechanic or one of our mobile mechanics; as you’ll need to have the suspension professionally aligned before driving.

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