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New shocks..rancho or bilstein?

was wonderin i seen a post on here that most are using bilstein shocks but seen some ppl on the net say the rancho 9000xls are pretty sweet too...which would be the best?? i dont off road hardly ever want a ride thats like brand new or better! trucks stock...height wise

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I just put custom valved FOX 2.0 12 inch strokes on the rear of my dually and its the first time it hasnt rode like a covered wagon since i bought it. Ill be buying the fronts soon. 5100s are good but im much more happy with the FOX setup.

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ya fox 1s are sweet dont wanna throw that kinda dough down on shocks...leaning to bilstiens after all the replys lol

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