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Unread 03-19-2012, 09:03 AM   #1
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I'm doing a 2.25" BB, so what size shocks should I use? I want to do Bilstein 5100's.

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Unread 03-19-2012, 09:07 AM   #2
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Measure your extended and compressed lengths and order using those numbers
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Unread 03-19-2012, 09:36 AM   #3
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The 5100s are what my buddy is running on his TJ and they perform good. I'm actually thinking about them as well.
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Unread 03-19-2012, 09:40 AM   #4
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Excuse me, the 5150s are the ones I meant.
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Excuse me, the 5150s are the ones I meant.
Email Nick: kolak@aol.com

Hes a vendor in here and knows everything about our Grand Cherokees. I bought my Bilsteins from him. They were the lowest price I could find and I think hes still doing free shipping.

I love mine BTW
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Unread 03-19-2012, 10:02 AM   #6
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'preciate that.
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Unread 03-19-2012, 12:19 PM   #7
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I think Nick will recommend 24" Bilsteins. I believe that's what mine are with a 2" BB.
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Unread 03-19-2012, 01:30 PM   #8
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Alright cool, thanks!
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i also highly recommend kolak, i got my bilsteins from him, granted they are for 4.5" of lift, but he was helpful and knew exactly what i needed and had the best price around
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Unread 05-22-2012, 09:59 AM   #10
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Quick question, I have Monroe heavy duty shocks for my 2" true two spacers and stock coil springs. I was wondering if i would be able to install 4.5" - 6.5" coil springs that would fit my shocks?
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Quick question, I have Monroe heavy duty shocks for my 2" true two spacers and stock coil springs. I was wondering if i would be able to install 4.5" - 6.5" coil springs that would fit my shocks?
You can't have longer coils without the proper sized shock. Well you can but it will suck and the shocks won't last long.
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Unread 05-22-2012, 10:08 AM   #12
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would that also be the same result if i were to get 2" coil springs?

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