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    Talking Coil Spring Spacers and Rear Lift Blocks

    Ok, I have a 2000 Chevy Silverado 1500 W/T 4.3L Auto Trans has In-cab adjustable air shocks in the rea, and stock coil spring and shocks in the front. I want to put a 2" daystar coil spring spacers with Rancho RS5000 shocks on the front and 1" rear leaf spring blocks on the back. Do you guys have advice, comments,or help??? please any input would be greatly appreciated. Thanks alot!!!

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    i have 2inch coil spacers, easy instal, great product!

    ill be getting rancho shocks next!

    2002 Jeep Wrangler Sport 4x4 (the Yellow Jacket)
    4inch suspension 3inch body
    Straight 6 (383 Stroker within a year)
    36inch SuperSwamper TSL.
    Detroit Loccers
    Daily Driver Weekend Wheeler
    much more...

    2004 Sierra crew cab, 2wd, 5.3 V8
    2inch Daystar Leveling kit
    single dumped Flowmaster 40 sieries exaust(removed)
    Mb Blitz Chrome wheels
    Leer Bed Cover(for sale)
    50k miles

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    I had "Daystar" coil spacers on my last truck and never had any trouble. Good luck!

    2010 Z/71 Colorado C/C
    Black 4X4 w/5.3L V8
    2007 Winnebago Adventurer
    w/8.1L Chevy & Allison 6spd.
    Canyon Lake, Texas

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    Are new shocks required in the front if you put the spacers in? I'm sick of the grandpa lean of my truck!

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    Jr. Apprentice tac53parsons's Avatar
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    Dec 2008
    Central Florida


    No, you do not need new shocks with the spacer. I put a set on my Titan and it made a world of difference in the appearance.
    2007 Silverado (New Body Style) C2500HD W/T
    MODS: True Dual Flowmaster 40 series exhaust, Westin black nerf bars, Black tool box, Chrome bug shield, Ventvisors

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    Legend tlperry68's Avatar
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    Oct 2008
    Huntington Beach, CA


    You might like the Ranch RS9000 series shock a bit better. I used the before on my last 1/2 ton and they ere great for off road use. If you are staying on paved roads than you are alright with the something smaller. Good luck.
    Trevor - Huntington Beach, CA
    2007 GMC 2500 4X4

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    how to replace rear shocks

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