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Unread 11-08-2011, 06:27 PM   #16
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thats true too...mine does that too...i figured they were defective
No, they suck

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Unread 11-08-2011, 06:28 PM   #17
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yea they do im looking into new ones now...theyre so bad its dangerous...i go around a curve and hit a bump and it bounces all over the road
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Unread 11-08-2011, 06:32 PM   #18
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I have some new +2 dt 8000s iro sent me rears when I wrecked my fronts.

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Unread 11-08-2011, 06:51 PM   #19
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how much do you want for em?
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Unread 11-08-2011, 06:54 PM   #20
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how much do you want for em?
I got them 20% off because I wrecked mine in 1 day. I think I paid 65 a piece plus shipping. Ill take a look in the morning.

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Unread 11-08-2011, 07:16 PM   #21
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Another oil question...

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Unread 11-08-2011, 07:18 PM   #22
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umm this isnt a thread about oil?
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Unread 11-08-2011, 07:27 PM   #23
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I run 10w 30 in the summer and in winter I run 10w40 had knocking in winter also went to heavier issue resolved not sure why plan on rebuilding engine soon I know I need to replace my lifters other than that not sure what can cause that I go to Lincoln tech my engine teacher thinks it's the oil pump but he's baffled as to what can cause it to go away with heavier oil and how it only happens in winter said won't know til we take it apart
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Unread 11-08-2011, 07:29 PM   #24
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umm...Sorry guys....I goofed
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Unread 11-08-2011, 07:32 PM   #25
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I used some sensa trac shocks on mine weren't too bad only 35 each but I don't have a lift work better than the previous ones actually increased my ride height
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Unread 11-10-2011, 07:13 PM   #26
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I used some sensa trac shocks on mine weren't too bad only 35 each but I don't have a lift work better than the previous ones actually increased my ride height
Shocks won't determine ride height. Those are called springs. Shocks dampen the vertical movement of the springs so you don't bounce around all willy nilly like.
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Unread 11-10-2011, 07:36 PM   #27
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Doetche tech or OME.
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Unread 11-11-2011, 07:31 PM   #28
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Shocks won't determine ride height. Those are called springs. Shocks dampen the vertical movement of the springs so you don't bounce around all willy nilly like.
Yes I know but my old shocks were worn out so bad that the car was lowering because the shocks were almost at their end
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Unread 11-11-2011, 08:00 PM   #29
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Yes I know but my old shocks were worn out so bad that the car was lowering because the shocks were almost at their end
No they weren't. Not even one tiny bit...
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Unread 11-11-2011, 08:22 PM   #30
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if the jeep was sitting lower it was because the springs were sagging. the shocks do not hold any weight of the vehicle.
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