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whats the best shocks 4 a stock truck

Discussion in 'Suspension' started by mytoyo2, Oct 26, 2011.

  1. Oct 26, 2011 at 6:55 PM
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    Im just wanting a straight answer on the best longest lasting shocks for my tacoma im not going to lift it no intrest in that area . Currently running the stock plastic crap . The truck is a 4x4 ext cab base model . Assvance auto is out of the ? and i hate yellow lol. Thanks 4 any help
     
  2. Oct 26, 2011 at 6:59 PM
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    I think you could get some kings and have them set at stock? Expensive but mine have lasted through 8 winters and I drive the piss out of my truck. They still look pretty much new and are surprisingly smooth on the road. 5100's are good too.
     
  3. Oct 26, 2011 at 7:02 PM
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    Maybe G-force or Tornado makes shocks?:D Nah just kidding.

    5100s are the best bang for you buck.
     
  4. Oct 26, 2011 at 7:27 PM
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    what about the 5160s from bilstein? if i go with the 5100s wheres the best place to get a good deal 0n all 4:confused:
     
  5. Oct 26, 2011 at 7:30 PM
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  6. Oct 28, 2011 at 1:36 PM
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    hows $289 for all four sound?:boink:
     
  7. Oct 28, 2011 at 1:46 PM
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    Could also check the 4600's thats what comes on the TRD sports if I'm not mistaken. I have them on my stock suspension and they are great.
     
  8. Oct 28, 2011 at 5:37 PM
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    Bilstein 5100s!!
     
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    5100's.

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  10. Oct 29, 2011 at 4:59 PM
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    just a waiting game now 5100s 4shure hurry up pay day!:mad:
     
  11. Nov 6, 2011 at 9:53 AM
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    I ordered the 5100s should b here thursday . What kind of problems am i going to run n 2 with the front and what should i set them at ?:confused:
     
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