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Unread 04-02-2006, 12:46 PM   #1
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To those with Skyjacker Hydros

If you push down and try to bounce up and down on the bumpers with Hydros
does the suspension move or is it solid. With my Rancho RXS or my old Rancho rs5000 shocks the suspension is very solid and the ride is the same. I am considering getting new Skyjacker Hydors based on what I have read about their smooth ride. Could someone do the test for me?

91 Wrangler 4.0 5sp
8.8 4.10 explorer axle, 33x12.50x15 x-terrains,Rancho 2.5 lift and shocks, Goforit 1" motor mount lift, 1" body lift, sailcloth top with tinted windows
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Unread 04-02-2006, 02:33 PM   #2
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I have Rough Country hydros and they are exactly like that (very stiff and hardly move when pushed on). I wish I would have gone with gas charged because I think the ride would be much improved.
1991 Renegade, 4" Rough Country Lift, 32" A/T's on 15x8 Canyons, Fr. Runk Bumper, Rear Warn Rock Crusher Bumper, Ramsey 6000# Winch, 4.10 YJ Axles, Blower Mtr. Upgrade, 150 AMP alternator, ZJ Rear Disc Brakes w/Corvette MC, CB w/Firestik, Half Hardoors, Warn Steering Box Guard, KC Highlights.
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Unread 04-02-2006, 10:17 PM   #3
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DONT buy skyjacker 7000 hydro's they are garabage i had mine on for about 2 months or so and they ride REALLY nice but then when they get one little bit of rust on them it spreads everywere mine are completly covered in rust and are only been on since late aug beginning of september this year, and they ride like frozen pancakes too in my opinion DONT BUY EM!! just my .02 ¢ worth
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