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replacement shocks?

Discussion in 'Suspension' started by vtragweed, Jun 22, 2009.

  1. Jun 22, 2009 at 6:32 PM
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    vtragweed

    vtragweed [OP] Beef Slut

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    my taco seems to ride like a brick on 4 wheels ever since i had the tsb done, is there front and rear shocks that make my truck rides like a caddy? i would like to keep my stock height as now too.
     
  2. Jun 22, 2009 at 8:57 PM
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    Canadianboy

    Canadianboy Taco love in East Van

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    Bilstein 5100's seem to be loved around here. I'd search the forums a bit.
     
  3. Jun 22, 2009 at 9:02 PM
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    thekidcatcher

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    props to the poster above lol. I am about to order some 5100/s here in the next couple days
     
  4. Jun 23, 2009 at 9:15 AM
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    TacoTycoon

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    well bilstein 5100s will not make your truck ride like a caddy, they will make it a firmer ride (not rough or harsh) and have much better dampening than the stock shocks. I hear the adj. fox or king coilovers can make it ride like a caddy however...
     
  5. Jun 23, 2009 at 9:23 AM
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    98tacoma27

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    5100's all on fours
    The OME's are nice I hear also.
     
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