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rear shocks

Discussion in 'Suspension' started by chad01yota, Jan 20, 2011.

  1. Jan 20, 2011 at 4:49 PM
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    chad01yota

    chad01yota [OP] New Member

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    I just bought a 3" Revtek lift for my 01 Tacoma. I bought it from a buddy and it didn't come with rear shocks. Any advice on rear shocks? Skyjacker vs. Bilstein vs. Rancho? I have a heavy canopy and often tow a small ski boat and haul loads of firewood....how much stiffness can I expect from a light duty add-a-leaf?
     
  2. Jan 20, 2011 at 4:51 PM
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    JLee

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    Welcome! is the rear lifted or is it just stock?
     
  3. Jan 20, 2011 at 6:23 PM
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    chad01yota

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    the rear is stock.
     
  4. Jan 20, 2011 at 8:15 PM
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    And your wanting to put in a AAL? it's not going to be that much stiffer.
     
  5. Jan 20, 2011 at 8:20 PM
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    chris4x4

    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Thor

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    The bilstien 5100 shocks are good shocks for the rear And are much better than the rancho or the skyjacker shocks
     
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