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Old 08-28-2010, 05:41 AM   #1
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Shock Size?

I have read that RE lifts run about an inch higher than advertised. If I buy a different brand shock to go with it, which size shock do I need to buy to match? Advertised size or bigger?
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What size lift? Stock shocks will work with up to a 2" lift.

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If your looking at the RE 3.5 then I would go with shocks for a 4" lift.
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