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What Shocks?

Discussion in '1973-1991 K5 Blazer | Truck | Suburban' started by 85Jimmy, Feb 17, 2002.

  1. 85Jimmy

    85Jimmy Registered Member

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    What Shocks are good for mostly onroad driving and will work offroad.
     
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    Almost any aftermarket shock will do. Pro Comp ES3000, are cheap and a pretty decent shock. Rancho 5000's , or the best for both worlds maybe the Rancho 9000 series? Jon

    Blazin' Trails ORD Style
     
  3. 85Jimmy

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    Should I buy the shocks boots too? Thanks, Chris
     
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    UseYourBlinker 1 ton status

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    When buying any aftermaket shock the boot is mostly included. I don't run shock boot's because they tend to hold mud and water in.



    Eric
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    UseYourBlinker 1 ton status

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    I have a set of Rancho 5,000's laying around if your intrested. I had them on my 84 K5 before I lifted it. Send me a private message.



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  6. 85Jimmy

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    Sent you a p.m. Thanks Chris
     
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    Are the KYB Gas-a-just any good?
     
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    try a set of Doetsch tech DT8000 prerunners....

    J


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    Have a almost new set of KYB gas-a-just, took off for my lift. $30 plus shipping. Matt

    Displacement, cubes, and did you say you drive a riceburner???
     
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    I sent you an E-mail, Chris
     

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