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I currently have the ART front kit with arms, shocks, and firestone 224c's. I have a set of Re7's on the way. Will i need to change the shocks since the new bags will lift more? Or will i been fine with the ones i have now?
 

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I've welded the top mounts on instead of using the self tapers. I'm just wondering if the shock will extend far enough. I just went out an measured my fenders and I'm only getting 4.5" to 5" max lift right now.
 

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The art shock mounts are crappy I know a few ppl who have snapped that mount with re-7's including myself!
Yeh because you drove it like that...pull out the shock get the collapsed and extended measurements then find a shock that matches it as close as possible...imo that would be much easier than redoing the mounts.
 

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The art shock mounts are crappy I know a few ppl who have snapped that mount with re-7's including myself!
lol on my obs it had the art shock mounts. i actually ended up breaking the tab on the arm instead of the upper mount
and it should be fine i ran re7s with the art shocks and stock shock locations
 

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The new bags are on, what a difference! I gained about 2" more lift. It looks like the shocks will work fine. Drove it around for a few miles and it rides much better now than with the firestones. ART should include the Slam's instead of the crappy firestones!
 
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