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Shock time.

Discussion in 'Chevy Trucks' started by mikelawtown, Feb 21, 2011.

  1. mikelawtown

    mikelawtown Senior Member
    from Mass
    Messages: 429

    Just curious what you guys have put on your trucks, i have a 2002 2500 ex cab and want to do shocks this spring but after a bud bought some monroe at advanced for his tahoe his truck lowered 1 inch, i want a decent shock that doesnt mess up my ride height.
     
  2. PLOWMAN45

    PLOWMAN45 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,829

    Bilstien shocks
     
  3. Burkartsplow

    Burkartsplow PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 3,245

    Bilstien 5100 shocks
     
  4. Detroitdan

    Detroitdan PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,937

    I like my KYB Monomax shocks. Got them because they were advertised as being heavy duty, for plow trucks. No complaints at all.

    I replaced the Bilsteins on my wifes 1500 with Pro Comps, because the Bilsteins are just too pricy. Not crazy about the ride now, very stiff.
     
  5. mikelawtown

    mikelawtown Senior Member
    from Mass
    Messages: 429

    yea i dont want it to ride stiff, i just want a shock thats as good as when the truck was new.
     
  6. lilweeds

    lilweeds PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,178

    Bilstien or Edelbrock
     
  7. k&j Landscaping

    k&j Landscaping Senior Member
    Messages: 123

    Put kyb monomax shocks on all 4 corners of mine last fall. Absolutely no complaints. Bought at Car parts wholesale.com. Cheaper than bilsteins.
     
  8. buddymanzpop

    buddymanzpop Senior Member
    Messages: 599

    All comes down to personal preference, I like the Edlebrock IAS, eliminates body roll on corners and wheel hop and rides really nice.