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    Hi guys, i'm looking for some new shocks for my 05 2500HD 2wd, something to provide a gentler ride. i was thinking edlebrock ias shocks. any suggestions?

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    Jr. Engineer black jack's Avatar
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    i had them on my 02 z71 avalanche it gave it a nice ride.

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    Thumbs up shocks

    The Edelbrocks are nice. Have dual remotes reservors on my lifted 05 1500 crewcab. Installed on customers non-lifted trucks and they also liked em. They used to have a 30day trile period to try them, if you didnt like return em. Im not sure if they still have the trial period warranty.

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    Bilstein maks some good shocks. If on road comfort is what you are looking for, most will do just fine.
    Trevor - Huntington Beach, CA
    2007 GMC 2500 4X4

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    I am glad to hear that they have a good ride, I have a brand new set of four still in the boxes for my 2001 S-10. The reason I bought mine was because they were the only aftermarket shocks that were vehicle specific, and I don't like to use universal stuff because of bad past experiences with things. I also got a good deal at Summit Racing during one of there shows, I got them for $80 a piece when they are normally $100 each! I am looking forward to putting them on this summer, thanks for posting this thread.........AMY
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    X2 on the Bilsteins.
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    guess i'll go ahead and order a set. they've got to be better than stock. thanx for the feedback

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    bilsteins are great shocks. 5100 or 5150
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    i was also looking for new shocks for my silverado ss. i was thinking bilstein since i had them on my dodge ram and loved them. what do you guys think is the best? i dont offroad this truck it is purely street and a daily driver.

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