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Rear shox: walker evens 2.5 or fox 2.0?

Discussion in 'Suspension' started by hard2kill, Nov 4, 2011.

  1. hard2kill

    hard2kill [OP] Well-Known Member

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    So I'm gonna pick up some expo leafs from all pro and get the flip kit and extended brake lines.... Now I can get walker evens 2.5 shocks which according to Allpro are valved specifically for our tacomas but the fox 2.0 shocks are almost the same price... What's better the bigger beefier WE shocks or the fox's
     
  2. skunk

    skunk what did I miss?

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    :notsure:

    I don't know the answer to that one.
     
  3. rcfreak201

    rcfreak201 Well-Known Member

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    i would just get the fox shocks that all pro offers, they are freaking awesome! adjustable from 1-10 by a little dial on the top of the shock. i believe the adjustment is for stiffness, maybe theres another specific name for that but its basically how soft or how stiff you want them
     
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    So the fox 2.0's aren't valved for our trucks? That sucks!

    I'd say the Fox's, even being a smaller diameter, are better but if they aren't valved for the Tacoma they're half assed at best! All the more reason to buy ICON's, Lol!

    EDIT - Just saw rcfreak201's post......get the fox's!
     
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    rcfreak201 Well-Known Member

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    ^true, the new icon 2.5s are:jerkoff:
     
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    ^^ Lol
     
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    That's the most legit shock out there!
     
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    The Fox should be valved for your truck .
     
  10. hard2kill

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    Ended up going with 10in icon 2.0 smooth body's withe expo packs ... I'm in on parts whore group buy. :)
     
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    I have walker evans and love them
     
  12. hard2kill

    hard2kill [OP] Well-Known Member

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    My buddy has the WE rear shocks an love them to but this is a great deal I fount on the icons an I want icon mid travel coilovers next yr
     
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