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Old 04-08-2012, 03:19 PM   #1
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best shocks

im currently RC shocks and they suck. what do people recommend for better shocks. preferably under $350?

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Old 04-08-2012, 03:32 PM   #2
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Old 04-08-2012, 03:36 PM   #3
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do the bilsteins with resevoirs work better
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Old 04-08-2012, 04:05 PM   #4
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I have pro comp 9000s on my jeep right now. I need new rear one cuz someone rear ended me. Would I have to get the same type of shocks or can I get bilstien 5100s like I want??
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always want to match pairs so for the rear you need 2 5100.
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always want to match pairs so for the rear you need 2 5100.
So it's one if I have two bilstien in the rear and two pro comp up front
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Old 04-08-2012, 04:59 PM   #7
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I installed Bilsteins all around and they're great
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Old 04-08-2012, 05:09 PM   #8
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So it's one if I have two bilstien in the rear and two pro comp up front

yep dont want the 2 different shocks on the same axle
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Old 04-08-2012, 05:22 PM   #9
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yep dont want the 2 different shocks on the same axle
Yeah. I figured that. Haha
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Old 04-08-2012, 05:27 PM   #10
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do the bilsteins with resevoirs work better
Should work the same assuming they are valved alike. They just have more oil so that they fade less when you pound on them hard, like Baja type racing...
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Old 04-08-2012, 09:35 PM   #11
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Just ordered Bilstein 5100's for $289 shipped to replace my RC 2.2's. While I did like the 2.2's on complete flat pavement, its all I know and have herd great reviews about the Bilsteins.
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Old 04-08-2012, 09:37 PM   #12
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My dad (the owner of the jeep) won't let me get bilstiens
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