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shock purchase?

where is the best place to buy shocks?
truck is in need of fronts now and rears shortly after.......
took the fronts off and they didnt extend after they were removed- i had to pull the shock out and push it in.........

what shocks should i replace the stockers with?
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I got my shocks at top gun customz, they have good prices on all shocks. If I were you I would put a good set of bilstein 5100's on there. They have good on road manors, as well as function offroad.

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X2 for Top Gunz & Bilsteins, call them Jimmy will get you set up.

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i went with the bilstein hd's.

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i am trying to decide between ranch 5000 and biulstein 5100's.......
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BILSTEIN 5100


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im going to go with the bilsteins as well.


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have you found your best price yet?
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this was the best price I found online, but I like to do buisness with our sponsors so if we have any sponsors out there that sell these bilstiens please chime in or send me a PM since I am in the market

Bilstein - KYB - Rancho - Monroe - Edelbrock Automotive Truck Shocks and Struts - Shockwarehouse.com


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4wheel parts has a special... 4 rancho 9000's for $339 plus rancho has a $100 rebate offering... so that's about $60 per shock...

shocks
http://www.4wheelparts.com/Lift-Kits...ockingRS9000XL

rebate
http://gorancho.com/promotions/Shock..._RebatePad.pdf
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