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Old 06-12-2012, 06:53 PM   #1
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Gas spring struts for mattress lift

I've been researching the spring struts for the bed lift and finally found some info. These are the Master Lift 1565SN 0400N 272/03 A2
ML 16-90 ones. Compressed length is 10.91", stroke 7.01", extended length 17.20" and 90 LBS. force. I replaced mine with these:
Replacement Gas Springs Per Pair - 17" Ext 110 Lbs Gas Spring - Maxum Hardware Very easy replacement and very much needed
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We added a memory foam topper and the already-worn-out gas struts were useless...

An iffy set from the lift hatch of my Jeep Cherokee were close to the right length...

I moved one end mount a bit and they worked great
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I've been researching the spring struts for the bed lift and finally found some info. These are the Master Lift 1565SN 0400N 272/03 A2
ML 16-90 ones. Compressed length is 10.91", stroke 7.01", extended length 17.20" and 90 LBS. force. I replaced mine with these:
Replacement Gas Springs Per Pair - 17" Ext 110 Lbs Gas Spring - Maxum Hardware Very easy replacement and very much needed
Hi - did you need to buy the mfr brackets or were you able to use the ball mount bracket AS used.
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Hi - did you need to buy the mfr brackets or were you able to use the ball mount bracket AS used.
Used the original ones without any problems.
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