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      10-18-2007, 02:37 PM   #23
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Given how new your shocks are, I really don't foresee an issue until they are at least 50k
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Given how new your shocks are, I really don't foresee an issue until they are at least 50k
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I wouldn't run stock shocks with stock springs for much more than 30-40k miles, don't see how they would last that long on aftermarket lowering springs. I think they're underdamped even with stock springs, more so on the rears. But then again I can't stand a bouncy ride, even a little bit. Seems like lots of members keep their stock shocks with springs.
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