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    Rear shocks q'

    Car was actin funning so I brought her in, the drivers side rear shock is wasted, so I need replacements. I have a 96 Trans Am LT1 LE2 heads/cam torque arm 4.10's yadda yadda... im gunna be selling the car this or next month... anyone recommend a good rear? i dont want to dump alot of money into it obviously since im going to be selling but is there anything slightly above stock thats worth it? everyone says blistine but they are $100 EACH and I dont need/want top notch at this point... if i were keeping it sure but...

    found some company called Tokiko on thunder racing for $50 each, how are they?

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    When I did mine (2002 WS6) I bought Monroe Sence e track, or how ever it is spelled, They seem to work fine for the driving I do.

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    Quote Originally Posted by grandkodiak View Post
    found some company called Tokiko on thunder racing for $50 each, how are they?
    Not the best, but they will work if you are selling it.


    Car lowered? If so...they will really be kinda pushing it.

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    no but I have the vette rims on it if that matters... are they not stock length? are they better or worse then stock?

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    Quote Originally Posted by grandkodiak View Post
    no but I have the vette rims on it if that matters... are they not stock length? are they better or worse then stock?
    Anything is better than the stock DeCarbon piles.

    They just don't handle the more aggressive spring rates as well as say a Koni.

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    sorry i'm not too good with suspension... i have the stock springs in there too, and i dont (or at least i didnt haha) plan on changing them... will i have to going with different shocks?
    Last edited by grandkodiak; 12-15-2008 at 06:38 PM.

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