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Need Shocks.. Suggestions Please

Looking for suggestions.. its a leveled 2000 F250 with 130,000+ miles with factory shocks still on it!
I was thinking Monroe Reflex....

2000 F250 7.3L EX.Cab Short Bed -05 Front end w/ HID's - Leveling shackles - Wicked wheel - Dipricol gauges - FORD AIS intake - Foil Delete - LINE-X Rockers - CCV dump - 315/70/17 BFG A/T with Eagle Alloy 197's - ELC w/ coolant filter and around the belt hose - PHP Hydra - Hpress oil x

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I've heard a lot of good things about the Bilstein 5100's especially for ride comfort. How do you like your leveling shackles? I was thinking of going with the Pro Comp leveling kit. I believe its a 6-leaf replacement plus shocks, but I was going to pay the extra for the Bilsteins



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I have had reflexes in the past. They are great shocks. I myself finding myself stuck between putting on reflexes or bilstein 5100s. Just depends on funds.

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i have the 5100 so far so good

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The Bilsteins are on sale at 4wheel parts wholesalers for 25% off till the end of the month, just FIY



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I just put the bilsteins 5100's and they are awsome! got off ebay for $292 shipped

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