Jeep Wrangler Forum - Reply to Topic
Jeep Wrangler Forum

Go Back   Jeep Wrangler Forum > TJ Jeep Wrangler Forum > TJ General Discussion Forum > 4 inch procomp lift Q`s

Join Wrangler Forum Today


Thread: 4 inch procomp lift Q`s Reply to Thread
Title:
  
Message:
Post Icons
You may choose an icon for your message from the following list:
 

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Jeep Wrangler Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
If you do not want to register, fill this field only and the name will be used as user name for your post.
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



Additional Options
Miscellaneous Options

Topic Review (Newest First)
09-25-2013 11:18 AM
Jerry Bransford My two TJs have had a lot of different brands & models of shocks and so far, my present Old Man Emu Nitrochargers are my favorites.

The only shocks I have driven with that were significantly better in all regards were the specially valved Fox shocks sold by Savvy Offroad.
09-25-2013 10:58 AM
motojunkie101 I have the rancho 9000s and they are night and day better than the procomp shocks that were on my jeep when I bought it. Being adjustable gives you plenty of room to find your comfort zone on the road or trail.
09-24-2013 05:06 PM
Robert C.
Quote:
Originally Posted by OmniscientHiers View Post

The 5160 is remote res, which gives you more oil to dissipate heat. Therefore, if you drive fast on the trails, or hammer your shocks, they won't fade as fast. If you were to get them, I would have someone valve them for your Jeep so you get your money's worth. I don't think you'll find them of use for daily driving, however. Check out OME Nitros, Skyjacker M95, Rancho 9000xl, or the 5100s.
Thx for the info. Thats kinda how i saw it. 5100 look promising
09-24-2013 05:01 PM
OmniscientHiers
Quote:
Originally Posted by Robert C. View Post
What about the dif. Between the 5100 and 5160 besides price lol or is having the 5160 overkill for a dd.. i do go out on trails and like to climb some rocks though..??
The 5160 is remote res, which gives you more oil to dissipate heat. Therefore, if you drive fast on the trails, or hammer your shocks, they won't fade as fast. If you were to get them, I would have someone valve them for your Jeep so you get your money's worth. I don't think you'll find them of use for daily driving, however. Check out OME Nitros, Skyjacker M95, Rancho 9000xl, or the 5100s.
09-24-2013 04:42 PM
Trendsetter75 Bilstein 5100
BDS 5500
Zone Hydraulic
Rancho 9000 (adjustable)
09-24-2013 04:32 PM
Marcwakefield22
Quote:
Originally Posted by Robert C. View Post
What about the dif. Between the 5100 and 5160 besides price lol or is having the 5160 overkill for a dd.. i do go out on trails and like to climb some rocks though..??
I honestly don't know enough about them to tell you on that one.
09-24-2013 01:31 PM
Robert C. What about the dif. Between the 5100 and 5160 besides price lol or is having the 5160 overkill for a dd.. i do go out on trails and like to climb some rocks though..??
09-23-2013 02:58 PM
Marcwakefield22
Quote:
Originally Posted by Robert C. View Post
Thx for the info now to find a good price lol
Look on zone off road. They have some pretty good prices on stuff like that
09-23-2013 02:51 PM
Robert C.
Quote:
Originally Posted by Marcwakefield22 View Post
I'm not quite sure on bilsteins and fox but I had nitros on my grand Cherokee and they were extremely soft. Made a really smooth ride but if I had a ton of stuff in my jeep that weighed it down it would bounce going around curves which was really scary but that's also cause it was a grand and not a wrangler. The rides are completely different. But I have heard nothing but good stuff about all the others as well so I don't think you can go wrong with any of them really.
Thx for the info now to find a good price lol
09-23-2013 02:46 PM
Marcwakefield22 I'm not quite sure on bilsteins and fox but I had nitros on my grand Cherokee and they were extremely soft. Made a really smooth ride but if I had a ton of stuff in my jeep that weighed it down it would bounce going around curves which was really scary but that's also cause it was a grand and not a wrangler. The rides are completely different. But I have heard nothing but good stuff about all the others as well so I don't think you can go wrong with any of them really.
09-23-2013 02:40 PM
Robert C.
Quote:
Originally Posted by Marcwakefield22 View Post
Get some bilsteins or fox or nitro shocks. Mine has just the pro comp shocks and it's hard as a rock but I kinda like it cause it handles very well on curvy mountain roads and stuff which I drive a lot
Thats how mine feels and those are what i was looking at. Now its come to what one to get or are they all about equal.(bilseins,fox,nitro)
09-23-2013 02:34 PM
Marcwakefield22 Get some bilsteins or fox or nitro shocks. Mine has just the pro comp shocks and it's hard as a rock but I kinda like it cause it handles very well on curvy mountain roads and stuff which I drive a lot
09-23-2013 02:13 PM
Robert C.
4 inch procomp lift Q`s

Its a 4 inch procomp lift and it has the procomp shocks... what would you guys recommend for new shocks ?? It is my dd. But still get her up in the mountains and covered in mud..

Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 09:58 PM.



Jeep®, Wrangler, Liberty, Wagoneer, Cherokee, and Grand Cherokee are copyrighted and trademarked to Chrysler Motors LLC.
Wranglerforum.com is not in any way associated with the Chrysler Motors LLC