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What Rear Shocks are You Running
« on: December 24, 2019, 07:40:29 AM »
So , just like the title says,
What Rear shocks are you Running , and Why?
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Re: What Rear Shocks are You Running
« Reply #1 on: December 24, 2019, 09:22:51 AM »
Bilstein 5125, because they were affordable. I'd like to swap out to Radflo emulsion 2.0, but I've got other things that need my money spent on first. I don't have any complaints about the 5125s, I just know that the Rads are that much better and smoother riding.

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Re: What Rear Shocks are You Running
« Reply #2 on: December 24, 2019, 01:40:35 PM »
bilstein 5165 10" travel.  needed more travel than radflo allow and they perform same or better than radflo.
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Re: What Rear Shocks are You Running
« Reply #3 on: December 24, 2019, 03:23:41 PM »
I ran Fox 2.0.  100K miles and no issues.
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Re: What Rear Shocks are You Running
« Reply #4 on: December 25, 2019, 03:58:26 PM »
Radflo 2.0s, the bilsteins and EMU shocks didn't hold up to my 'Baja' style of driving.  And they can be rebuilt.
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Re: What Rear Shocks are You Running
« Reply #5 on: December 25, 2019, 11:16:03 PM »
Radflo 2.0s, the bilsteins and EMU shocks didn't hold up to my 'Baja' style of driving.

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Re: What Rear Shocks are You Running
« Reply #6 on: December 27, 2019, 06:39:57 PM »
Same, Bilstein 5125s, been reliable and I like the rebound consistencies, came with the PRG advanced kit.

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Re: What Rear Shocks are You Running
« Reply #7 on: December 29, 2019, 08:09:54 AM »
I just put on a set of Radflo's and thus far have been impressed. I got them on a good deal here. I don't have a rear sway bar but have noticed the shocks are performing very well. They seem to handle the random freeway bumps without kicking up the back end. I'll know a lot more when I get out on the Mojave Rd. in a couple weeks and see how they work in conjunction with my Old Man Emu leaf's and a moderate load.
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Re: What Rear Shocks are You Running
« Reply #8 on: December 29, 2019, 07:44:13 PM »
Fox 2.0 Smoothie Shock, 7/8″ Shaft, Remote Reservoir, 10″ Travel
SKU: FOX-983-02-036

to match the front
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Re: What Rear Shocks are You Running
« Reply #9 on: December 29, 2019, 11:07:31 PM »

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Re: What Rear Shocks are You Running
« Reply #10 on: December 31, 2019, 08:35:51 AM »
Thanks for the input,
I just developed a leak on both of my 5125 Bilsteins , so might as well up grade
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