Shock recommendations?

Edward J Kellock ekellock at
Sat May 25 22:33:30 EDT 2002

If you want a similar ride to stock, do not get Bilstein HD's.
They are nothing like stock shocks.

Colorado Springs

On Fri, 24 May 2002 18:04:40 -0400 "TM" <t44tq at> writes:
> Considering that you can get a set of Bilstein HD for $400, I'd
> rather
> go with
> the Bilstein. IMHO, a better shock than the Boges. Don't ask for V8
> shocks, they're
> not going to be valved correctly for your car- the V8s are much
> heavier
> in the front.
> If you want to tighten up the ride, you really should consider
> replacing:
> Engine mounts
> Transmission mounts
> Subframe mounts, front and rear
> Control arm bushings
> Sway bar bushings
> Strut mounts
> Tie rod ends
> Rear trapezoidal links
> Rear control arm bushings
> Pretty much all of the rubber and wear items in the suspension. That
> will make a big difference
> in how the car feels. Very labor-intensive, though and very
> expensive
> therefore. Depends on if
> that is worth it to you.
> Taka
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