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Old 10-06-2010, 11:09 AM   #1
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Default What shocks are best for 3" body lift?


I purchased my truck several months ago. It came with a 3" body lift, 315/70/17 BF's and factory shocks and no leveling kit in the front. It is approaching 100k miles and I was wondering what the best shock would be. Would a aftermarket shock be better since it is sitting higher. I plan to do some offroading but not much.

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Your body lift has no effect on your suspension at all. If you want better shocks though, I'd go with Bilstein. They are pretty incredible.

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the body lift does exactly what it says, lifts the body, lifting the body off thwe frame more then the factory inch or so, doesnt affect the suspension at all
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