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Getting shocks?s

I have leveling kit on my truck it is all spring. I am going to get new Bilsteines all the way around. I am not sure if i need extended travel for lifted vehicles. The front shock mounts are in the same position as they were before the level, due to all of the lift taking place under them. And the back I have not done anything yet I would like to go a inch or two ther. Help me order my new shocks please. Also if you have a factory stance truck can you rotate the shocks from corner to corner or is the front diferent from the back?

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STOCK LENGTH WILL BE FINE THATS WHAT I PUT ON MINE

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35IN. BFG KM2s
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CSE FAB SINGLE BLACK 8IN. SLASH CUT STACK
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the fronts are different from the rear. Did you use a adjustable trac bar when you did your leveling kit? If not you should have. I have used Bil's, Rancho's KYB's and I found them all to be way to stiff, the best shock I have found for the Superduty are the Monroe Reflex shocks!!

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the fronts are different from the rear. Did you use a adjustable trac bar when you did your leveling kit? If not you should have. I have used Bil's, Rancho's KYB's and I found them all to be way to stiff, the best shock I have found for the Superduty are the Monroe Reflex shocks!!

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Yes i baught the Summit Racing kit. it had the track bar relocater.
Wht is the diference just length. or am i missing somthing thanks.

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that is the same kit i have an my truck and i still have the stock length shocks

99.5 F-250 4X4 LARIAT
35IN. BFG KM2s
2.5 IN. LEVELING KIT
AEM AIR INTAKE
TS CHIP (TUNED BY MATT @ GEARHEAD)
GARRETT 38R TURBO
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4IN. TURBO BACK EXHAUST
CSE FAB SINGLE BLACK 8IN. SLASH CUT STACK
CCV MOD
CSE PRE PUMP KIT
TRANNY COOLER WITH FAN
CSE FAB PORTED EXHAUST FLANGE
TIM MOYE TRANSMISSION
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that is the same kit i have an my truck and i still have the stock length shocks
That is what i thaught. I was just making sure i was not missing somthing.

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and yes i do take my truck offroad and flex it out every weekend not a problem

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and yes i do take my truck offroad and flex it out every weekend not a problem
I can tell by youre pic.

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Talk to DCSpecial and he can get you set up with the shocks you need for lifted aplications. i have the Bilstien 5100's and LOVE THEM!!


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Talk to DCSpecial and he can get you set up with the shocks you need for lifted aplications. i have the Bilstien 5100's and LOVE THEM!!
I already sent hima PM thanks.

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