Should I replace the struts for this?

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  1. markjosh51

    markjosh51 Junior Member

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    I have a 2014 Prius two with about 165,000 miles. I noticed that the rubber boot to both struts are torn and the one on the passenger side has some grease or oil. I had some people saying to replace them and some say to wait it out. What are your thoughts?
     
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    Leadfoot J. McCoalroller Senior Member

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    Torn boots are relatively meaningless, generally not worth acting upon.

    An oil leak is much more significant and often merits strut replacement. Always replace them in pairs; both fronts or both rears.
     
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