They are about the easiest that I have ever replaced on any vehicle.
Raise and support the vehicle.
Remove the tire and wheel assembly.
Support the control arm with a jack stand.
Disconnect the ELC air tube from the shock.
Remove the two bolts securing the shock to the control arm.
Remove the trunk trim to gain access to the shock upper mounting nuts.
Remove the cover, the two nuts, and the reinforcement from the top of the shock.
Remove the shock from the vehicle.
Install the shock, reinforcement, and the two nuts. Tighten the mounting nuts to 20 Nm (15 ft. lbs.).
Install the shock cover.
Install the trunk trim.
Install the shock-to-control arm bolts. Tighten the bolts to 24 Nm (18 ft. lbs.).
Connect the ELC air tube to the shock.
Install the tire and wheel assembly. Tighten the wheel nuts to 140 Nm (100 ft. lbs.).
Lower the vehicle.
Black 2000 SSEi, Silverstar Headlights, Angel Eyes fogs, 3rd brake light overlay, hi-flo cat, drilled 180 degree thermostat, Intense FWI, PCM, shift kit, and 3.4 Pulley. Solid front mount.