Stop my *** from drooping (Need Shocks)

Stop my *** from drooping (Need Shocks)

Postby Hersisnewminesa98 [OP] » August 21st 2015, 2:10am

So I have been looking for new shocks to keep me ride height Up .Plus winter in Chicago can be 1 inch or 15 and the City takes its sweet *** time

I have been looking at putting Shocks from a Chevy 1 Ton Cargo Van from same year I thought they may handle the load better and keep my Rear end up going to switch front and back to Those any thoughts ?
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Re: Stop my *** from drooping (Need Shocks)

Postby Hersisnewminesa98 [OP] » August 21st 2015, 2:15am

Anyone anyone anyone
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Re: Stop my *** from drooping (Need Shocks)

Postby AstroWill » August 21st 2015, 2:23am

Are you talking about springs?

And did you seriously bump your thread after 6min? LOL
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Re: Stop my *** from drooping (Need Shocks)

Postby Mmusicman » August 21st 2015, 2:23am

Shocks do not provide lift... unless they are coil-overs or air-shocks. Their primary function is to dampen bounce.
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Re: Stop my *** from drooping (Need Shocks)

Postby Hersisnewminesa98 [OP] » August 21st 2015, 2:29am

Was Looking at these Right Now Looks Like I got 4 sumo Wrestlers sitting the back bench trying to get my ride height back.They are from autozone Looked at like 40 different ones



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Re: Stop my *** from drooping (Need Shocks)

Postby chevymaher » August 21st 2015, 2:36am

Mmusicman wrote:Shocks do not provide lift... unless they are coil-overs or air-shocks. Their primary function is to dampen bounce.

What he just said X2
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Re: Stop my *** from drooping (Need Shocks)

Postby Hersisnewminesa98 [OP] » August 21st 2015, 2:39am

So To get the Original (Factory) Ride height back I gotta install a Lift kit
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Re: Stop my *** from drooping (Need Shocks)

Postby chevymaher » August 21st 2015, 2:40am

Hersisnewminesa98 wrote:So To get the Original (Factory) Ride height back I gotta install a Lift kit

New leaf springs that are not bent in half.
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Re: Stop my *** from drooping (Need Shocks)

Postby George Jetson » August 21st 2015, 2:46am

:rofl: :rofl: :rofl:
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Re: Stop my *** from drooping (Need Shocks)

Postby AstroWill » August 21st 2015, 3:15am

chevymaher wrote:
Hersisnewminesa98 wrote:So To get the Original (Factory) Ride height back I gotta install a Lift kit

New leaf springs that are not bent in half.


+1 replace your worn out springs and you will be a happy camper. If you run fully loaded all of the time, add some extra spring capacity. If it's only sagging when you are loaded and you only occasionally are loaded then get some timbrens or air bags.

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