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who has best deal on shocks ?

Discussion in 'The Garage' started by sweetk30, Nov 26, 2005.

  1. sweetk30

    sweetk30 professional hooker Premium Member

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    i need a set of shocks soon. who has seen or gotten the best deal? and is gas or hydro better for ride. its a 1ton 4x4. thanks guys.
     
  2. mofugly13

    mofugly13 1 ton bucket of rust Premium Member

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    After lots of research on here for an effective cheap shock, I went with the DT8000's. They ran about $35 apiece from Summit, and I am very happy with them.
     
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    PsychoticDeadGuy 1/2 ton status

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    i got my 15" travel ranchos for free. my dad works with and sells monroe shocks which own rancho. haha. the procomps on summit are pretty cheap.
     
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    muddybuddy 3/4 ton status

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    gabriel, $15-20 at autozone, lifetime warrentee
     
  5. sweetk30

    sweetk30 professional hooker Premium Member

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    one problem thay dont offer the rear for a 1ton in the +4" length.
     
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    nstarry 1/2 ton status

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    muddybuddy 3/4 ton status

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    hmm. im running 4" lift rears in the front of mine (9" lift) and then procomp ones from summit, 15" travel $35 a pop

    so 1/2ton shocks arent the same as 1ton shocks?
     
  8. sweetk30

    sweetk30 professional hooker Premium Member

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    the part # for the rears from 1/2 ton to the 1ton is diffrent. its in the length ad travel distences.
     
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    sweetk30 professional hooker Premium Member

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    muddybuddy 3/4 ton status

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    had no idea :doah:
     
  11. sweetk30

    sweetk30 professional hooker Premium Member

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    yep spec is 16" closed 26.25" open and 10.25 travel for 1/2 ton rear 4" lift


    and spec is 19" closed 32.62 open and 13.62 travel for 1 ton rear 4" lift
     
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    white-rhyno 1/2 ton status

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    1-ton 1/2 ton status Premium Member

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    I just bought a set of SkyJacker Hydro 7000's (Front and Rear) for my 1-Ton (4" lift) from these people http://www.rockymountainsusp.com/. They where $35 a piece + $12 Shipping for all four shocks.
     
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    nstarry 1/2 ton status

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    some place in there ther is a application guide! I cant remeber where, but its there I have seen it.
     
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    sweetk30 professional hooker Premium Member

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    ya the application gide is dead now.
     
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    sweetk30 professional hooker Premium Member

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    big thanks to all who helped . i just got me the ebay deal scatch and dents. cheep.
     

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