Go Back   Jeep Garage - Jeep Forum > Modifications & Enhancements > Performance Modifications

Join Jeep Garage Today
Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
 
  #1  
Old 07-25-2009, 02:55 PM
BUBBADOG's Avatar
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2009
Location: VA
Posts: 1,041
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Rep Power: 3067
BUBBADOG has a reputation beyond reputeBUBBADOG has a reputation beyond reputeBUBBADOG has a reputation beyond reputeBUBBADOG has a reputation beyond repute
Shocks...which to buy??

Okay whats the best shocks to buy for a budget price of 60 bucks each?? with all the brands out there i wanted to hear from the jeep boys as to what your running and how u like them?? Im replacing them with the lower springs
__________________

__________________
SHOULD ALWAYS CHECKS YOUR KIDS HOMEWORK!!!................
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 07-25-2009, 02:57 PM
scjeep4.7HO's Avatar
Senior Member
My Jeep: 2004 4.7 HO WJ
 
Join Date: Jun 2009
Location: Virginia
Posts: 1,517
Thanks: 0
Thanked 5 Times in 5 Posts
Rep Power: 36289
scjeep4.7HO has a reputation beyond reputescjeep4.7HO has a reputation beyond reputescjeep4.7HO has a reputation beyond reputescjeep4.7HO has a reputation beyond reputescjeep4.7HO has a reputation beyond reputescjeep4.7HO has a reputation beyond reputescjeep4.7HO has a reputation beyond reputescjeep4.7HO has a reputation beyond reputescjeep4.7HO has a reputation beyond reputescjeep4.7HO has a reputation beyond reputescjeep4.7HO has a reputation beyond repute
Send a message via MSN to scjeep4.7HO
Re: Shocks...which to buy??

Not gonna get a good shock for 60 bucks bro.
__________________

__________________
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 07-25-2009, 03:09 PM
Scottina06's Avatar
JeepGarage Founder
My Jeep: 2014 6.4L SRT8 WK2
 
Join Date: May 2009
Location: Berea, Kentucky
Posts: 49,381
Thanks: 875
Thanked 1,046 Times in 721 Posts
Rep Power: 7718297
Scottina06 has a reputation beyond reputeScottina06 has a reputation beyond reputeScottina06 has a reputation beyond reputeScottina06 has a reputation beyond reputeScottina06 has a reputation beyond reputeScottina06 has a reputation beyond reputeScottina06 has a reputation beyond reputeScottina06 has a reputation beyond reputeScottina06 has a reputation beyond reputeScottina06 has a reputation beyond reputeScottina06 has a reputation beyond repute
Garage
Re: Shocks...which to buy??

about all your gonna get at that price is a stock equivelant from like advance auto or auto zone. But you may try shockwarehouse or shox.com and find a deal. Sometimes they ahve Bilsteins buy 3 get one free
__________________
SCOTT
The HARDER you work...the LUCKIER you are!
2014 REDLINE red Jeep SRT "BLOODIED\BlackOps CFR Edition" 1 of 1
2013 JKU Wrangler 10A-stormtrooper'ed, JW Speaker and more!
Previous JEEP rides-
2013 Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT-deep cherry
2006 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo-inferno red



Twitter-The_Jeep_Guy
Instagram-thejeep_guy

Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old 07-25-2009, 04:27 PM
LTrainGC's Avatar
Senior Member
My Jeep: 2013 5.7L WK2
 
Join Date: May 2009
Location: St. Petersburg, FL
Posts: 2,202
Thanks: 0
Thanked 4 Times in 4 Posts
Rep Power: 4247
LTrainGC has a reputation beyond reputeLTrainGC has a reputation beyond reputeLTrainGC has a reputation beyond reputeLTrainGC has a reputation beyond repute
Re: Shocks...which to buy??

Save up some more money and go for some Bilsteins.
__________________
2013 WK2 Overland HEMI 4x4
Bright White / New Saddle
Reply With Quote
  #5  
Old 07-25-2009, 05:24 PM
Long Live the Graphite Ghost

 
Join Date: May 2009
Posts: 13,418
Thanks: 55
Thanked 133 Times in 115 Posts
Rep Power: 542666
robpp has disabled reputation
Re: Shocks...which to buy??

get a gas shock. bilsteins would be best.

if you can scrape up $1.08 more you can get yourself some BILSTEINS BUBBA BABY and that shipped!

http://www.shockwarehouse.com/index....cted_year=1998

and i think over at that other site may get a coupon code for 5% maybe.........
__________________
Reply With Quote
  #6  
Old 07-25-2009, 05:55 PM
LTrainGC's Avatar
Senior Member
My Jeep: 2013 5.7L WK2
 
Join Date: May 2009
Location: St. Petersburg, FL
Posts: 2,202
Thanks: 0
Thanked 4 Times in 4 Posts
Rep Power: 4247
LTrainGC has a reputation beyond reputeLTrainGC has a reputation beyond reputeLTrainGC has a reputation beyond reputeLTrainGC has a reputation beyond repute
Re: Shocks...which to buy??

Quote:
Originally Posted by robpp View Post
get a gas shock. bilsteins would be best.

if you can scrape up $1.08 more you can get yourself some BILSTEINS BUBBA BABY and that shipped!

http://www.shockwarehouse.com/index....cted_year=1998

and i think over at that other site may get a coupon code for 5% maybe.........
Can't go wrong with $241 shipped.
__________________
2013 WK2 Overland HEMI 4x4
Bright White / New Saddle
Reply With Quote
  #7  
Old 07-25-2009, 05:58 PM
Long Live the Graphite Ghost

 
Join Date: May 2009
Posts: 13,418
Thanks: 55
Thanked 133 Times in 115 Posts
Rep Power: 542666
robpp has disabled reputation
Re: Shocks...which to buy??

and i think i have a code for 5% MORE OFF

BUBBA send me a PM for it !
__________________
Reply With Quote
  #8  
Old 07-25-2009, 08:31 PM
BUBBADOG's Avatar
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2009
Location: VA
Posts: 1,041
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Rep Power: 3067
BUBBADOG has a reputation beyond reputeBUBBADOG has a reputation beyond reputeBUBBADOG has a reputation beyond reputeBUBBADOG has a reputation beyond repute
Re: Shocks...which to buy??

Quote:
Originally Posted by robpp View Post
and i think i have a code for 5% MORE OFF

BUBBA send me a PM for it !
Done deal thanks robpp!!
__________________
SHOULD ALWAYS CHECKS YOUR KIDS HOMEWORK!!!................
Reply With Quote
  #9  
Old 07-26-2009, 04:21 PM
Metal Gear
My Jeep: 2005 4.7L WK
 
Join Date: Jun 2009
Location: Houston, TX
Posts: 1,849
Thanks: 8
Thanked 7 Times in 7 Posts
Rep Power: 21022
AcidCold has a reputation beyond reputeAcidCold has a reputation beyond reputeAcidCold has a reputation beyond reputeAcidCold has a reputation beyond reputeAcidCold has a reputation beyond reputeAcidCold has a reputation beyond reputeAcidCold has a reputation beyond reputeAcidCold has a reputation beyond reputeAcidCold has a reputation beyond reputeAcidCold has a reputation beyond reputeAcidCold has a reputation beyond repute
Re: Shocks...which to buy??

Bilsteins all the way!
__________________
Reply With Quote
  #10  
Old 08-12-2009, 03:30 PM
WSP Jeep's Avatar
Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2009
Location: Savannah, GA
Posts: 282
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Rep Power: 2200
WSP Jeep has a reputation beyond reputeWSP Jeep has a reputation beyond repute
Re: Shocks...which to buy??

Like others have stated, Bilsteins hands down.
__________________
Matt

'06 WK |32" BFG Mud Terrain KM1's|Moab Wheels|2" Rough Country lift|1/4" wheel spacers|Bilstein HD Rear Shocks|Rola Rack|Front and rear recovery|AMSOIL air filter|Powerwire|Gibson muffler|FRP Throttle Body|
'90 Jeep YJ- 4 bangin on 32's
'72 Dodge Dart- 2 door, 318 V8 w/ 26k orginal miles
Reply With Quote
  #11  
Old 08-12-2009, 04:10 PM
08Hemi's Avatar
Senior Member
My Jeep: 2008 5.7L WK
 
Join Date: Jun 2009
Location: Santa Barbara, CA
Posts: 4,296
Thanks: 0
Thanked 26 Times in 31 Posts
Rep Power: 330450
08Hemi has a reputation beyond repute08Hemi has a reputation beyond repute08Hemi has a reputation beyond repute08Hemi has a reputation beyond repute08Hemi has a reputation beyond repute08Hemi has a reputation beyond repute08Hemi has a reputation beyond repute08Hemi has a reputation beyond repute08Hemi has a reputation beyond repute08Hemi has a reputation beyond repute08Hemi has a reputation beyond repute
Re: Shocks...which to buy??

BILSTEINS FTMFW...but you already knew that!
__________________
Reply With Quote
  #12  
Old 08-12-2009, 04:29 PM
jeepfan30's Avatar
Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2009
Location: Western WA
Posts: 15
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Rep Power: 1983
jeepfan30 is on a distinguished road
Re: Shocks...which to buy??

Do the Bilsteins work with the Superlift??
__________________

__________________
Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
DIY WK spring install-use for shocks and struts as well Scottina06 Technical Tips/DIY/How-To 66 04-16-2014 02:13 PM
Bilstein shocks on a non SRT8 WK? iJeep Performance Modifications 28 01-21-2010 02:53 PM
Changing front shocks - advice needed? robpp Troubleshooting/Problems Discussion 2 07-19-2009 02:16 PM

Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.3

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 11:22 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 4
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Copyright 2012 - JeepGarage.Org
The Jeep Grand Cherokee Owners Community