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Anyone using Rize coilover mounts?

Like the title sais, I'm trying to find someone that has used the Rize coilover mounts. Would like to know exactly how they mount, and see pictures of how they look installed. Hard to spend $1100 on the ICON mounts when the Rize ones are $250. Here are the ones I'm talking about:


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I have the Icon ones but if I had known about these when I bought them i would have gone that route. They look nice and im sure they work just fine.

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One thing about the ICONs is that you can run an additional remote reservoir shock, but I probably wouldn't be doing that anyway. The install would definitely be alot easier with the Rize mmounts too.

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Yeah your right about the easier to install. the Icon was a pain in the butt. I just ordered the 2.5 piggyback icon shocks to run next to the coilover.

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I like those piggyback back shocks but $800!!! That's why I'm thinking about going coilover for a little more.

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I like those piggyback back shocks but $800!!! That's why I'm thinking about going coilover for a little more.
Yeah, I got a better deal than 800 but yea they are expensive. What coilovers you looking at? Icon, Rize, Fox?

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I've been running them for 65k miles and am very happy with them. I couldn't tell you about the install though -- had a shop lift my truck.
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I like those piggyback back shocks but $800!!! That's why I'm thinking about going coilover for a little more.
I'm running King's, but if I had to do it over I'd probably go with RaceRunner.
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Snake you have any pics of how they look installed?

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Yeah, I got a better deal than 800 but yea they are expensive. What coilovers you looking at? Icon, Rize, Fox?
Probably the ICONs.

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