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Old 06-17-2019, 06:41 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Shocks on a Bronco question. Drives like a boat.

I put a 6" Superlift extended radius arm kit on my 1996 Bronco and it rides like a boat. I used BDS nitro shocks to try and firm it up but they are weak, you can compress them fairly easy by hand. I put Firestone airbags in the rear to help and also for towing. They did help but it's a little bouncy which I blame the shocks for also.
I think Bilsteins would help but I don't want to end up with the same issues. When I look them up they say they are valved for each specific vehicle. Some Broncos had dual front shocks so I don't know if this is part of the problem. I see B6 and B8, not sure of the difference. I want a fairly beefy shock for this truck. A normal Bilstein, I have ran them on several Jeeps and they were much harder to compress than the BDS shocks I have now.
Any help with which shock I should order?
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