GM Truck Club
THE PREMIER CHEVY TRUCK & SUV FORUM
Founded in 2004 ~ We're the #1 Chevy Truck & SUV Forum.
Silverado & Sierra | Tahoe & Yukon | Suburban & Yukon XL | SUV & CROSSOVER
Results 1 to 2 of 2

Thread: Rough ride

Hybrid View

  1. #1
    Jr. Apprentice
    Join Date
    May 2011
    Location
    Fort Campbell, KY
    Posts
    12

    Default Rough ride

    Ok so I just replaced all four of my shocks to pro comp es9000 In the front and es6000 in the rear. Now before I replaced them my other shocks were completely shot and my truck would just about jump to the other lane when going over a bump. Now that I've replaced them it rides so much smoother but it's not as good of a ride as I want. Is there anything else I can do to get a smoother ride? Also are the shocks I replaced them with any good? I just want something that is smooth for riding around town but still good enough to go off road with

    2007 Chevy 1500 LTZ 4x4 5.3L V8 6" pro comp lift 20" RBP rims
    325/60R20 Toyo open country k&n cold air intake Flowmaster 40 series exhaust debadged and blacked out bowtie blacked out tail lights

  2. #2

    Default

    With a 6" lift your never gonna have a good ride, thats just a fact of lifts. Bilstein shocks might have helped out a little better than Rancho's, they have a smoother ride.
    Also you need to make sure the shocks arent topping out due to the lift that'll affect ride quality too.

Similar Threads

  1. Rough Ride on 09
    By KRAZYKARL in forum Lifted & Offroad Suspension
    Replies: 19
    Last: 03-09-2011, 09:37 PM
  2. rough ride
    By bowwow in forum Chevy Silverado Forum (GMC Sierra)
    Replies: 15
    Last: 08-25-2009, 12:26 PM
  3. New 20's rough ride question
    By hunky in forum Lifted & Offroad Suspension
    Replies: 10
    Last: 07-30-2009, 11:55 PM
  4. rough ride
    By will454 in forum Lifted & Offroad Suspension
    Replies: 7
    Last: 04-02-2009, 09:02 AM
  5. Rough Ride
    By billy in forum Chevy Silverado Forum (GMC Sierra)
    Replies: 5
    Last: 04-29-2007, 10:16 PM

Tags for this Thread

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •