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Do i need a certain size of shock with a 6 inch lift?

Discussion in 'Suspension' started by 05BDS, Jun 14, 2013.

  1. Jun 14, 2013 at 5:10 PM
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    05BDS

    05BDS [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Hey guys just looking at doing a bit of upgrading to my stock suspension after lifting the truck 6 inches. any tips? Are their any shocks ( like the 5100 bilstein series ) that are better? Any that wont work ? Do i need a specific size/type of shock with my lift?

    thanks !
     
  2. Jun 14, 2013 at 5:22 PM
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    ndcmack

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    some cheap ass parts I ordered while drunk surfing TW that I decided to bolt on my truck
  3. Jun 25, 2013 at 2:16 PM
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    05BDS

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    awesome, do you have these? anybody know how the perform?
     
  4. Jun 25, 2013 at 2:28 PM
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    05BDS

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    Just wondering if i can use other brands UCAS or if i have to stick with that of the manufacture for my lift. I really like icon, and have the non coilover bds 6 inch kit. Looking into the foxx coilovers , but wondering if theirs soemthing better for cheaper? thanks!
     
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