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post #1 of 17 (permalink) Old 11-05-2012, 11:18 AM Thread Starter
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Exclamation Shock absorbers for XK w/ 2in. lift?

I have a 2006 XK Sport, 4x4, with a 2 Inch budget lift, the shocks that came with the lift are horrible on the road and off road they are decent, however I want to upgrade to either a Bilstein, ProComp, or Skyjacker..Not sure of what size will clear or fit, any ideas or references..?
looking for a semi-smooth street ride and will also do work off road as well!

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So when a member asks a question like the OP did how are you supposed to give them a recommendation on which brand to go with

2007 4.7 Liter XK | Front OME MD Springs w/Superlift Preload Spacer | Rear 4" Superlift Springs | Bilstein 5125 Rear Shocks | JBA UCA's | Rusty's Rear Adjustable Track Bar | Black Rock 997 Wheels | Fred Goeske 1/4 Inch Wheel Spacers | 305/70R17 Goodyear Wrangler MT/R w/Kevlar | Airflow Snorkel | Flowmaster 40 Series Muffler | Superchips Flashpaq | Mopar Skids | 4xGuard Belly Guard | American Rebel Rear Diff Cover | Rear Powertrax No-Slip | Front E-Locker | Rear Heat/AC Delete
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So when a member asks a question like the OP did how are you supposed to give them a recommendation on which brand to go with
I think you can recommend something without providing a link. http://www.jeepcommander.com/forums/announcement.php?f=5

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Right. I got it covered.

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Haha well the link is still in jeep5253's quote.

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Haha well the link is still in jeep5253's quote.
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Yeah not anymore because you edited you post.. Lol

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