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Vote on coilovers!

Discussion in 'Suspension' started by 07speedwayblue, Feb 16, 2010.

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Vote on 6" coilovers?

Poll closed Mar 18, 2010.
  1. Icon 6" coilovers.

    26 vote(s)
    53.1%
  2. King 6" coilovers.

    18 vote(s)
    36.7%
  3. RaceRunner 6" coilovers.

    5 vote(s)
    10.2%
  1. Feb 16, 2010 at 1:27 PM
    #1
    07speedwayblue

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    I was looking for input on coilovers to go with a procomp 6" lift. Vote for the one you think is best? Icon 6' coilovers, King 6" coilovers, Racerunner 6" coilovers?
     
  2. Feb 16, 2010 at 1:28 PM
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    Zombie Runner

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  3. Feb 16, 2010 at 1:29 PM
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    Trigger

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    Iv'e heard good things about the Icon's.
     
  4. Feb 16, 2010 at 1:38 PM
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    07speedwayblue

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    Not sure , but can the Icon`s be rebuilt?
     
  5. Feb 16, 2010 at 2:01 PM
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    07speedwayblue

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    I was first looking at the Icon`s, but now I`m leaning towards the RaceRunners!
     
  6. Feb 16, 2010 at 2:02 PM
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    King's without a doubt. If you're going to do it right the first time, then King's would be the way to go.
     
  7. Feb 16, 2010 at 2:05 PM
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    Kings for sure. I just got mine in the mail and they are badass.
     
  8. Feb 16, 2010 at 2:11 PM
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    Look at all the LT trucks on this site. All the ones Ive seen are using KINGS or FOX.
     
  9. Feb 16, 2010 at 3:55 PM
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    Engage Offroad long travel front and rear with some fat tires.
    you might also want to consider getting into a King 10" or 12" coilover to eliminate the spacer that goes between the coilover and coil bucket...

    example of an extended length King coilover on a pro comp 4" drop bracket on a 1st gen...

    [​IMG]
     
  10. Feb 16, 2010 at 6:43 PM
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    Engage Offroad long travel front and rear with some fat tires.
    i know huh... they been making that kit like that for years i guess... the spacer in between the coilover and the coil bucket is worse... hahaha...
     
  11. Feb 17, 2010 at 10:10 AM
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    pro comp 6inch lift 35'' tires moto 950's radfo coilovers magnaflow exhaust 5/16" front skidplate usa spec ipod interface tree pin strip mod dry drop in filter full size BFG KM2 spare
    that kit is sketchy and i have ever seen the swayaway 6inch coilovers yet what do they cost im guessing alittle cheaper than the kings and fox
     
  12. Feb 17, 2010 at 11:31 AM
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  13. Feb 17, 2010 at 11:35 AM
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    look just like the 3inch kit ! haha
     
  14. Feb 17, 2010 at 11:46 AM
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    Engage Offroad long travel front and rear with some fat tires.
    3 inch lift kit is a 6 inch travel coilover...

    if ur referring to the coilovers for a 6" lift, its a 12" travel coilover...

    y'all got me confused what ur asking for...

    :crazy::crazy::crazy:
     
  15. Feb 17, 2010 at 11:48 AM
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    ok... i put the whiskey down n just figured out what this thread is about... my bad...

    :D
     
  16. Feb 17, 2010 at 11:55 AM
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    haha well its pretty much a 8 inch travel coilover thats tall for a 6inch drop bracket lift
     
  17. Feb 17, 2010 at 12:00 PM
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    I`m having a procomp 6" basic kit installed , down the road I want to upgrade to front coilovers, I also want a better rear shock. So instead of using Icon`s 6"-7" coilover or having a set of kings made , my freind Dave who owns http://diabloffroad.com/ , who`s going to install the lift said the he would call racerunners, he uses them on his huge ford f350 and the said the could make a set of coilovers that would work on a tacoma with a procomp 6" kit. They could also provide rear shock and valve the for my truck. He gave me a price of $320 each for the front and $220 for the rears each and $80 each for the springs. I think shippings was like $50. Dave id good friends with the owner of http://www.oneupoffroad.com/ and racerunner makes their shocks. Anyway, I was just getting an ideal how many people liked the racerunner shocks, as it looks not many. Dave also lifted my f250 and is going to do the work on my wife`s tacoma.
     
  18. Feb 17, 2010 at 2:27 PM
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    i would like to see what the cost was for the racerunner coilovers built
     
  19. Feb 17, 2010 at 2:52 PM
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    i'm an icon guy. i have their OE coilovers and i ordered their new VS series for my TC long travel. they make great shocks and i have only good thing to say about the company
     
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