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Unread 05-05-2005, 06:14 PM   #1
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Okay I'm getting Kevin's 2.5" BB, now which shocks?

I am getting the 2.5" BB from kevin. I just need to decide which shocks to buy now. I doni't plan to do any sort of rock crawling or wheeling or anything like that. The further extend of any off-roading i'd be doing is some mud or something like that, nothing big.

I have a choice to make between the MX-6 shocks, the Edelbrock-built Monotube Shocks, The Bilstein shocks, and the Rubicon shocks. I want something that will maintain the nice ride that the Grand Cherokee comes with, allow for me handle virutlaly everything the "on-road" world has to offer, and allow for me to maintain highway speeds as I usually do. What is your preference between these choices and what do you think I should get for my needs?

Thanks a lot.

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Unread 05-06-2005, 04:34 AM   #2
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Ask Kevin what he recommends and get them. I've run Monroes, doestch techs and now bilsteins.

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i got the rancho rsx's and love em.. there are a few sights online where they are offering buy 3 get one free too
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Unread 05-06-2005, 10:11 AM   #4
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I heart my MX6's, but if you don't want to fool around with adjustments - Bilstiens are probably the best.

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