Help with Fox Shocks for 2.0" BB - JeepForum.com
Search  
Sign Up   Today's Posts
User: Pass: Remember?
Advertise Here
Jeep Home Jeep Forum Jeep Classifieds Jeep Registry JeepSpace Jeep Reviews Jeep Gallery Jeep Clubs Jeep Groups Jeep Videos Jeep Events Jeep Articles
Go Back JeepForum.com > Models > Jeep Grand Cherokee & Commander Forums > WK Grand Cherokee & XK Commander Forum > Help with Fox Shocks for 2.0" BB

Introducing MONSTALINER™ UV Permanent DIY Roll On Bed LineFS: 2007-2013 Jeep Wrangler "HALO" Angel Eye KitFS: Wranger BRIGHT License Plate LED! Just $3! Great value

Reply
Unread 10-20-2013, 08:46 PM   #1
TheHighLow
Junior Member
 
TheHighLow's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2011
Location: NJ, NJ
Posts: 11
Help with Fox Shocks for 2.0" BB - WK

I need some help purchasing the right shocks/struts for my rig.
Next week I'll have a 2" BDS kit put in and I wanted to mate it to some Fox Emulsion Shocks 2.0" lift
On 4xGuards site I don't see any differentiation between front and rear application. Does that mean that it'll fit both, front and rear? So i would just have to purchase 4 of these, right?

__________________
'07 3.7 Laredo

Last edited by TheHighLow; 10-20-2013 at 09:24 PM..
TheHighLow is offline   Reply With Quote
Unread 10-20-2013, 08:50 PM   #2
Jeepforthewin
Lucky Charms!
 
Jeepforthewin's Avatar
2005 WK 
 
Join Date: Jan 2013
Location: Jacksonville, Fl
Posts: 1,949
What kind of jeep do you have? I don't think you are in the right section.
__________________
100,000 Mile Club
BLACK WK CLUB #87

LOOKING TO BUY: 4XGUARD SKIDS, SUPERCHIP 3870/3872, CATCH CAN

Quote:
Originally Posted by jeepmojo
Jeep's prefer the company of other Jeep's over that of other vehicles.
Quote:
Originally Posted by imann View Post
I love the Hemi....insane power....sports car like acceleration.....passes everything but the gas station.....
Jeepforthewin is offline   Reply With Quote
Unread 10-20-2013, 09:20 PM   #3
TheHighLow
Junior Member
 
TheHighLow's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2011
Location: NJ, NJ
Posts: 11
Quote:
Originally Posted by Jeepforthewin View Post
What kind of jeep do you have? I don't think you are in the right section.
I have a 07 WK. I never change my sig
__________________
'07 3.7 Laredo
TheHighLow is offline   Reply With Quote
Unread 10-20-2013, 09:37 PM   #4
ca07wk
Senior Member
2007 WK 
 
Join Date: Aug 2012
Location: San Diego, CA
Posts: 875
Fox doesn't make front struts for the WK.
__________________
Crawl-Offroad.com - Boycott Paved Roads
CrawlLED.com - Your Off Road LED Source
2007 WK Laredo
OME HD / Bilsteins / RRO UCA / Toyo AT2 on Moabs / Volant / Viper TB / Powerwire / TB Ground / Sprint Booster / JKS Rear Discos / Asfir Skid / Apsen Creek Skid / Front Shackles / Rear Sliders / Cobra CB / S4xC Antenna Mount w/ 2' Firestix
ca07wk is offline   Reply With Quote
Unread 10-21-2013, 03:07 AM   #5
TheHighLow
Junior Member
 
TheHighLow's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2011
Location: NJ, NJ
Posts: 11
so what are my options then?
__________________
'07 3.7 Laredo
TheHighLow is offline   Reply With Quote
Unread 10-21-2013, 05:26 AM   #6
Jeepforthewin
Lucky Charms!
 
Jeepforthewin's Avatar
2005 WK 
 
Join Date: Jan 2013
Location: Jacksonville, Fl
Posts: 1,949
Quote:
Originally Posted by TheHighLow
I have a 07 WK. I never change my sig
Sorry on mobile version so no sigs show up. Bilstein makes nice struts for our vehicles, ICON also makes coilovers for us at a price though.
__________________
100,000 Mile Club
BLACK WK CLUB #87

LOOKING TO BUY: 4XGUARD SKIDS, SUPERCHIP 3870/3872, CATCH CAN

Quote:
Originally Posted by jeepmojo
Jeep's prefer the company of other Jeep's over that of other vehicles.
Quote:
Originally Posted by imann View Post
I love the Hemi....insane power....sports car like acceleration.....passes everything but the gas station.....
Jeepforthewin is offline   Reply With Quote
Unread 10-21-2013, 05:52 AM   #7
paroxysym
Registered User
2007 WK 
 
Join Date: Jan 2005
Location: Baltimore, Md.
Posts: 3,534
bilstein hds (4600s) or bilstein 5100s are probably the best options...

monroes if youre trying to save a few bucks- sensatracs are actually a really great shock if youre on a budget
__________________
2007.5 WK Laredo 4.7
Lifted and Stuff
paroxysym is offline   Reply With Quote
Unread 10-21-2013, 06:07 AM   #8
sk1er18
Registered User
2007 XK Commander 
 
Join Date: Mar 2007
Location: Way out there
Posts: 1,448
Im running OME up front and Fox resi's in back.

What kind of budget are you working with? That'll really determine what your options for the front are.

And if you plan on wheeling theres a few minor mods you can do to run 28" long shocks to maximize travel of the rear axle.
__________________
-Matt
Click here to see build
[FOX Resi Shocks][Custom 3" Lift][4" Rear Coils][275/65/18s][Custom rack mounts][Skids & Sliders][Steel Rear Bumper & Tire Carrier]
sk1er18 is offline   Reply With Quote
Unread 10-21-2013, 06:18 AM   #9
ca07wk
Senior Member
2007 WK 
 
Join Date: Aug 2012
Location: San Diego, CA
Posts: 875
I can get you a pretty good deal on Icon coilovers, custom length as well.
__________________
Crawl-Offroad.com - Boycott Paved Roads
CrawlLED.com - Your Off Road LED Source
2007 WK Laredo
OME HD / Bilsteins / RRO UCA / Toyo AT2 on Moabs / Volant / Viper TB / Powerwire / TB Ground / Sprint Booster / JKS Rear Discos / Asfir Skid / Apsen Creek Skid / Front Shackles / Rear Sliders / Cobra CB / S4xC Antenna Mount w/ 2' Firestix
ca07wk is offline   Reply With Quote
Unread 10-21-2013, 07:46 AM   #10
TheHighLow
Junior Member
 
TheHighLow's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2011
Location: NJ, NJ
Posts: 11
Quote:
Originally Posted by sk1er18 View Post
Im running OME up front and Fox resi's in back.

What kind of budget are you working with? That'll really determine what your options for the front are.

And if you plan on wheeling theres a few minor mods you can do to run 28" long shocks to maximize travel of the rear axle.
What springs are you running? How's your ride? Do you think I'll be ok running a BB with OME front struts and rear Fox shock? I'm concerned about mixing and matching.
__________________
'07 3.7 Laredo
TheHighLow is offline   Reply With Quote
Unread 10-21-2013, 08:50 AM   #11
sk1er18
Registered User
2007 XK Commander 
 
Join Date: Mar 2007
Location: Way out there
Posts: 1,448
I have OME HD springs.

Ride is great. You wont have any issues. Where are you in NJ?
__________________
-Matt
Click here to see build
[FOX Resi Shocks][Custom 3" Lift][4" Rear Coils][275/65/18s][Custom rack mounts][Skids & Sliders][Steel Rear Bumper & Tire Carrier]
sk1er18 is offline   Reply With Quote




Jeep, Wrangler, Cherokee, Grand Cherokee, and other models are copyrighted and trademarked to Jeep/Chrysler Corporation. JeepForum.com is not in any way associated with Jeep or the Chrysler Corp.