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SHOCKS

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by nb_tacoma, Oct 7, 2010.

  1. Oct 7, 2010 at 9:12 AM
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    nb_tacoma

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    getting ready to put a 3 inch lift on my 2006 tacoma and want some ideas on good shocks to get for my truck... any ideas?
     
  2. Oct 7, 2010 at 9:23 AM
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    Ryan07

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  3. Oct 7, 2010 at 9:31 AM
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    Brunes

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    I'm a fan of the OME set up I'm running. Have you already bought the lift and stuff or are you still at the very begining of looking at options??
     
  4. Oct 7, 2010 at 9:36 AM
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    jandrews

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    What is your price range?

    Suggestions are going to vary tremendously depending on how much you're willing to spend.
     
  5. Oct 7, 2010 at 9:44 AM
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    i have found a lift that i like and that i can get in canada, but it dosent come with new shocks so i figured i should upgrade those from the stock ones since ill have everything apart, and for a price range im not really sure where to start or what shocks would be worth because i have never bought any before.. but id say i have 400 - 500 bucks aside for shocks but hope i wont have to spend it all on that
     
  6. Oct 7, 2010 at 11:19 AM
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    KPT

    KPT sees what you did there.

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    What the name of the lift you found that you like?
     
  7. Oct 7, 2010 at 11:45 AM
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    The most common shock upgrade is bilstein 5100s
     
  8. Oct 7, 2010 at 11:54 AM
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    In that price range you're probably best off going with Old Man Emu units. They have good coil springs as well if you need coils.

    Bilstein 5100s with a quality coil spring would also work.
     
  9. Oct 7, 2010 at 12:56 PM
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  10. Oct 7, 2010 at 12:58 PM
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