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Unread 07-12-2010, 11:35 AM   #1
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Replace with stock or RC 2.5?

The stock suspension on my TJ feels to be pretty much worn out. 129k and it's pretty soft/squishy feeling. I can rock it back and forth with 2 fingers so I'm planning on replacing it. I was going to go OME but I'm just not going to be able to swing it. I'm looking for a better ride over the lift but a little of both wouldn't hurt.

What do you guys think? I've been searching on here for a week and can't really make up my mind.


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Unread 07-12-2010, 11:45 AM   #2
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if you can't afford OME, check out BDS. they're based in Michigan
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Unread 07-12-2010, 11:48 AM   #3
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Your shocks are shot. If all you are interested in is fixing the "problem" replace the shocks. If the "problem" is justification for a lift the sky is the limit in options.
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Unread 07-12-2010, 06:48 PM   #4
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if you can't afford OME, check out BDS. they're based in Michigan
Thanks, the 2" kit looks like it will do what I want. The few reviews I can find seem to be good.

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Your shocks are shot. If all you are interested in is fixing the "problem" replace the shocks. If the "problem" is justification for a lift the sky is the limit in options.
Really I just want to fix the problem but I run 31's so I figure I might as well give it a little boost while I'm at it.
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Unread 07-12-2010, 06:59 PM   #5
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BDS has a really good reputation, if you can swing that then definitly go for it. If your going for ride quality I wouldn't go rough country haha
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If your going for ride quality I wouldn't go rough country haha

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Unread 07-12-2010, 08:37 PM   #7
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have a BB with BDS shocks and they seemed to have help up very well. great reputation and customer service.
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