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Profender anyone running them

Discussion in 'Suspension' started by livel0veryde, Oct 20, 2011.

  1. Feb 17, 2013 at 8:20 PM
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    THExBUSxDRIVER

    THExBUSxDRIVER Victory is reserved...

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    Run em yet?
     
  2. Feb 17, 2013 at 8:40 PM
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    Yeah they ride nice, as good as my icons did even over the rough stuff
     
  3. Feb 18, 2013 at 4:46 AM
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    Thanks for the pics, Do you mind if I post a couple on FB?
     
  4. Feb 18, 2013 at 9:14 AM
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    Yeah you can use them. I have no problem with that
     
  5. Feb 18, 2013 at 11:45 AM
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    Any tuning needed?

    I want to get 16" rears but worried that shims and stuff will not be readily available.
     
  6. Feb 18, 2013 at 12:16 PM
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    allpro long travel, shackle flip with ome dakars, cruisin offroad bumpers and sliders, 4.88 gears with arb's front and rear, budbuilt skids.
    They ride good without tuning but these were valved for the Tacoma, the generic shocks from profender will just have base valving and need to be tuned to suit your needs. Profender has all the shims in stock as far as I know just not listed on the site.
     
  7. Feb 26, 2013 at 8:45 PM
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    Can I run the toytec/eibach coils? Thanks
     
  8. Feb 26, 2013 at 9:55 PM
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    If you can run the eibach coils on stock struts, bilstien 5100's, or ome struts then they will fit on these shocks. The profender shocks are meant to run stock coils and I'm running ome 885x coils without issue.
     
  9. Feb 26, 2013 at 10:08 PM
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    whats the largest bypass you make? and how many tubes can you go up to?
     
  10. Feb 26, 2013 at 10:10 PM
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    also what kind of warranty do you guys offer for the people who use their shocks and beat on them the way they are intended?
     
  11. Feb 27, 2013 at 4:59 AM
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    Yes, they are made for use with stock type coils, so if they fit the stock shock they will fit our shock.

    2.5 bypass is the largest, 1-year against manufacturing defects.
     
  12. Feb 27, 2013 at 6:36 AM
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    Thanks!
    1. How is the ride quality?
    2how much lift did you gain?
     
  13. Feb 27, 2013 at 6:40 AM
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    Well goodluck with the new product, curious to see how they handle. When do you plan on going to bigger shocks like 3.0 x 18s and such?
     
  14. Feb 27, 2013 at 7:16 AM
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    Thank you sir. No plans to go bigger right now.
     
  15. Mar 1, 2013 at 10:14 PM
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    The coilovers are at the lowest setting but the ome 885x coils gave me 2.25 inches, just waiting for my wrench to arrive so I can adjust the collers to level the truck side to side.
     
  16. May 13, 2013 at 10:03 AM
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    What happend to the first gen coilovers? That still in the works?
     
  17. Jun 27, 2013 at 9:54 AM
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    Will your bump cans fit 2.0x4" Fox bumpstops?
     
  18. Jun 27, 2013 at 10:22 AM
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    I am not sure the dimensions of the Fox bumpstop but our bumpstops are 52mm O/D.
     
  19. Jun 27, 2013 at 11:44 AM
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    52mm = 2.04 inches.... should fit, fox is 2" OD on the 2.0's
     
  20. Jun 29, 2013 at 10:49 PM
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