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Long travel shocks

So i have been wheeling with out my rear shocks or sway bar. I love the flex im getting with out them. I would like to keep some of the travel im getting.


What shocks would be a good long travel shock?

Also are the stock shocks long enough for like coil spacers and AAL?


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its been 2hrs and it's the middle of the day......give it time young one.
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its been 2hrs and it's the middle of the day......give it time young one.
it is night time on the east coast now, or getting close

Get some bilsteins 5100's or 5125s. If you a baller get some 5150's
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it is night time on the east coast now, or getting close

Get some bilsteins 5100's or 5125s. If you a baller get some 5150's
^^ Wut he said. ^^
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what the difference in them
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in that link what shocks should i get i dont really understand the numbers
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5150's have resi's.

go to bilsteins site. compare and contrast the shocks and their specifications and builds.
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bilstein FTW!! by the way, how was the ride with no shocks in the back?
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the ones that come with the RCD kit seem to have a fair amount of travel.
5100 or 5125s, probably 12" travel.. not sure.
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bilstein FTW!! by the way, how was the ride with no shocks in the back?
well its a little bouncy but when i had a load of wood in the bed and the trailer full it wasn't to bed surprisingly. but with out them it is pretty bouncy and really bad axle wrap but great flexing off road
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yea i was gonna say.
you may gain some travel but your gonna get some pretty wicked wheel hop/axle wrap.. something a ranger is pretty bad at with shocks.
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yeah if i had traction bars i think it would be better with out shocks.


What do the number mean like 225/70 shocks i understand?
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the valving.
compression and rebound? jounce? not sure.. lol
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i know its the valving but idk what they mean lol
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Get some poly performance BBCS shocks

http://pirate4x4.com/forum/showthread.php?t=261310
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those are pretty sweet but look really long and wouldn't work in a stock application
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so can someone explain the numbers?
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big black **** shocks!!!
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yeah there huge
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