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Who actually makes the shocks for ToyTec?

Discussion in 'Suspension' started by TRDfly, Nov 5, 2010.

  1. Nov 5, 2010 at 9:39 PM
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    TRDfly

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    Dumb question time.......

    Who actually makes the shocks for ToyTec? I was looking for a stock shock replacement;looking at either Icon, Fox, King or ToyTec but can't decide between the brands.

    Thanks for the feedback!
     
  2. Nov 5, 2010 at 11:47 PM
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    OZ-T

    OZ-T Did you get your precious photos ?

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    The Bilstein shocks ?
     
  3. Nov 5, 2010 at 11:52 PM
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    Coils? I think they use eibach.
     
  4. Nov 7, 2010 at 7:17 AM
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    Right, the coilovers. Who actually makes the struts/shock?
     
  5. Nov 7, 2010 at 7:23 AM
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    If you are going to spend the money on coil-overs. Dont waste your money on the Toytech "coil-overs" Sway-a-way is another option if you do not want to spend over a grand in shocks but if you do Kings are the way to go.

    But this is only my opinion.
     
  6. Nov 7, 2010 at 10:03 AM
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    the toytec coilovers are a combo 5100 paired with an eibach coil. i would check out sway aways, icons, or something else. ive been noticing a trend lately in people not happy with the ride of the toytecs. keep in mind lifting the truck will cause the truck to become a little "stiff". im running icons and i love em
     
  7. Nov 7, 2010 at 10:06 AM
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    08pretaco

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    Ya what everyone else said. Toytec coilovers are eibach collars and springs and 5100 shocks, nothing to special about them but they work. Sway away is another great option for a cheaper price tag.

    People say that they arent happy with a lot of coilovers lately and its because they are lifting the truck and expecting the ride to stay the same which is not going to happen. Just my observation
     
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