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What's the difference between these 2 rear FOX shocks?

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by DrRabbitFurHead, Feb 17, 2010.

  1. Feb 17, 2010 at 7:02 PM
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    DrRabbitFurHead

    DrRabbitFurHead [OP] Yeah, there's a TSB for that!

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    I'm trying to figure out why the price of these 2 sets of Fox Rear Shocks are so different. Here's the All Pro price: http://www.allprooffroad.com/05tacomarearsuspension/05rearshocks/297 at $299 each and here is another vendors price: http://www.offroadwarehouse.com/products/sfID1/12/sfID2/730/sfID3/735/productID/39089 at $189 each.

    There is a difference in the part numbers (All Pro's P/N 8505T-FOX-ADJRESFJRR versus Off Road Warehouse's P/N FOX980-02-372-A)

    All Pro talks about being 8 way adjustable which sounds great. Is the ORW shock the same thing? The $220 savings for the pair sounds way too good to be true and I want to make sure I have all of the facts straight before purchasing.

    TIA!
     
  2. Feb 18, 2010 at 3:37 PM
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    DrRabbitFurHead

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    Anyone? I don't think I've ever seen a thread go 24 hours with the answer being provided on this forum...
     
  3. Feb 18, 2010 at 3:40 PM
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    amaes

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    Well First I notice that the resi on the All-pros are at the top of the shock and the other one are at the bottom. With it at the bottom you have the risk of hitting it on something off roading but other then that I'm not sure.
     
  4. Feb 18, 2010 at 3:43 PM
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    amaes

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    PM Monkey Proof (not sure if its one word) I know he is running the All Pro ones in his rear.
     
  5. Feb 18, 2010 at 3:44 PM
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  6. Feb 18, 2010 at 3:50 PM
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    offroadwarehouse says "black anodized finish"does that mean they r black and not stainless??maybe why they r cheaper.:notsure:
     
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