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02-17-2011 12:24 AM
jeepers912 Rancho RS9000xl Pro Series - I love mine and they are fully adjustable to your comfort.
02-16-2011 09:27 PM
swingtail82 Installed a set of H&R coilsprings and Bilstein struts/shocks on the wife's MINI....WOW! when I do decide to replace the factory shocks on my rubi I will no questions asked buy the Bilsteins! The OME always get great reviews and the guys down in Aussie Land make great stuff so I wouldn't be afraid of them either.
02-16-2011 08:35 PM
Mykola7 I am probably going to leave the factory wheels on the vehicle, since I really don't want to adjust the speedo or have problems with any other component.

Thanks for your thoughts
02-16-2011 04:13 PM
Merle Swaggard They are both great I think ome should revamp the look but the shocks are great. I like the way billstein looks but they are both great IMO
02-16-2011 02:59 PM
Ibuildembig Those aren't so bad I guess
02-16-2011 02:51 PM
Ageless Stranger
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Originally Posted by Ibuildembig View Post
I just cant get past the fact the OME shocks look like 1977 all over.
Even the new ones?



I don't care either way. The work and ride great so I'm happy.
02-16-2011 02:28 PM
Ibuildembig I just cant get past the fact the OME shocks look like 1977 all over.
02-16-2011 02:12 PM
Grog You rarely see anyone owning either brand complain. Don't think you can go wrong between these two.
02-16-2011 08:25 AM
Ageless Stranger I love my OME shocks and springs.
02-16-2011 08:12 AM
daggo66 Any of those options will give you a stiffer ride, which is precisely why I switched to the Bilstein HD's. Those two shocks are comparable in quality and ride IMO.

Why the lift? Are you planning on larger tires?
02-16-2011 08:06 AM
Mykola7
Bilstein or Old Man Emu Shocks

I have a 2011 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited Sahara. I probably will not do too much off roading. I am contemplating changing my shocks and have 3 Options. Option 1 is Replace the Factory Shocks with Bilstein Heavy Duty with 0 lift. Option 2 is Replace the Factory shocks with Old Man EMU shocks with 0 lift. OPtion 3 is Replace the Factory shocks and springs with Old Man EMU shocks and springs with 2" lift. What is everyone's thoughts? What are the best shocks out there for ride, performance? If I went with Option 3 will I it change any of my handling, breaking, etc?

Thanks in advance.

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