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NTB Shocks, Skyjacker or other brand??

talked to a skyjacker rep, looks like they recommend the m9593 and 9579. I use the truck to haul debris , a trailer and plow What does everyone else run or recommend??my mount to mount on the rear was about 26.75 and they recommended a 26.630 expanded length does that make sense??? also what distributor?? Im trying to save a little coin!

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Bilstein 5100 series.


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i have the bilsteins as mentioned above. I like the ride. i also have them on my jeep JK.
I also had a set of procomps on my f150, but the fronts were adjustable coilovers. they were sweet. the rear shocks were just fine also. no complaints on any aftermarkets that i have owned
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not skyjacker that's for sure

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if u lived closer I'd give you my Skyjacker take offs LOL

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ok so bilstein 5100's??? where to buy???

also how should i figure out fitment??? right now mount to mount i am,

Front 21.25"
Rear 26.75"

2006 F250 6.0 EC/SB TRU BLUE
EDGE INSIGHT CTS
SCTX3 LOONEY TUNED BY VIVIAN
5" MBRP FULL SYSTEM
NO CAT W/MBRP MUFFLER
ROTELLA T5 10W-30
CUSTOM INTERNATIONAL GRILLE
315/70/17 BFG A/T


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ok so bilstein 5100's??? where to buy???

also how should i figure out fitment??? right now mount to mount i am,

Front 21.25"
Rear 26.75"
We have them, is your truck leveled or stock height?


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We have them, is your truck leveled or stock height?
truck is leveled plus a larger coil in front and i believe its a 350 block in the rear(about 4") plus 2 leafs!so not stock height

24-185776 F4-BE5-6681-H8 Bilstein 5100 Offroad Shock 24-185776 - Front
24-062466 F4-BE5-6246-H7 Bilstein 5100 Offroad Racing Unit - Rear
found these at ajusa 299 shipped.

2006 F250 6.0 EC/SB TRU BLUE
EDGE INSIGHT CTS
SCTX3 LOONEY TUNED BY VIVIAN
5" MBRP FULL SYSTEM
NO CAT W/MBRP MUFFLER
ROTELLA T5 10W-30
CUSTOM INTERNATIONAL GRILLE
315/70/17 BFG A/T


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truck is leveled plus a larger coil in front and i believe its a 350 block in the rear(about 4") plus 2 leafs!so not stock height

24-185776 F4-BE5-6681-H8 Bilstein 5100 Offroad Shock 24-185776 - Front
24-062466 F4-BE5-6246-H7 Bilstein 5100 Offroad Racing Unit - Rear
found these at ajusa 299 shipped.
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