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Unread 12-26-2012, 08:00 PM   #1
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shock valving

so i finally got my 4link setup in the rear and now i have the problem of not enough shock. my current shocks outboarded are way too short, i figured that would happen anyway.

right now i'm looking at bilstein's 5125 14" travel shocks but i'm a bit confused with the valving.

i don't run a swaybar in the rear and this rig will still see highway use so it can't ride like a rock. my current rear springs are off the front of an Xj so they are pretty soft

heres how i sit



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Unread 12-26-2012, 08:58 PM   #2
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i know some of you know about shock valving
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build thread:
[url]http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f22/94-yj-6-0-build-spud-1218315/[/url]
1994 yj stretched, locked and loaded - 6.0l vortec lq4, 4l60e, np231, Dana 44s 37" interco trxus m/t, 3.5" bds front leafs, double triangulated 4 link rear on xj front coils.
1997 ZJ limited - BONE stock
2003 tj - 4in skyjacker, 33" mickey thompsons
my on board alternator/welder write up
[url]http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f12/alternator-welder-write-up-1301614/[/url]
my tj 1/2 doors on a yj write up
[url]http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f12/tj-uppers-yj-half-doors-hard-top-installation-1417686/[/url]
RC vs BDS
[url]http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f12/rough-country-vs-bds-1461555/[/url]
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Unread 12-27-2012, 01:09 PM   #3
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You have two choices with that shock. Soft and hard.
They can't be custom valved.
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