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my fellow members

i want to go lower on my NNBS , currently running the MCG Kit 3/5 , about to install the 1" shackles and i will be running on 24's if i get the tires if not i will sure go smaller maybe 22's or 20's NOT SURE YET ..

another issue is the bouncey ride , i seriously suffer from stiffness of the shocks , it just bounces like nuts i heard beltech were supose to solve the issue , but i just got the full kit less than 3 months ag or so .

any bone throwing is welcomed .

Joe
 

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Wooow , ok what about beltech ?

and how can i go lower people .. ??

You want a softer ride, run the Street Performer shocks by Belltech. I personally dont like them, too soft. Have them on my truck now.

Edelbrock IAS shocks were hands down the best ones I have used, but they are pricey.

You can go lower by running a 2" spindle w/ 3" coil and flipping the rear and adding a 2" drop shackle. That will make you a 5/7.

If you want lower, start looking into airbags.
 

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I had belltechs.. they were okay. I like the monroe's much better tho. Lifetime warranty and you can get them locally. As for going lower what does your drop consist of right now?
 

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djm rear shocks :)
 

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im about to install the shackles today,
the kit and how it looks like now
http://www.gmfullsize.com/forum/showthread.php?t=147133

hmmm part numbers for the shocks u guys
Armando and myself both run Monroe air shocks ($50/set) and they are fuggin great. He only wanted 6" drop so instead of adding hangers/shackle etc, we just did the 7" drop which is $125, then aired his up to reach the goal of 6" drop. Mines at 7" with about 37lbs but I can raise mine like 3" more with about 80 lbs. Its kinda nice too for hauling things...just air it up.

RGV guys turned me onto this solution
 

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my airshocks ride like crap.... the wheels bounce uncontrollably when i am doing between 50- 60 mph...like basketballs going down the road... i want to replace them... but have a KP going on soon... i wonder monroes or drop shocks for a 5 inch flip will also work on the kp when i put them on or is the stroke going to be too long???
 
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