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muddpuppy

2003 Chev Silverado 1500 4x4

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It's been a while since I have owned a vehicle long enough to worry about new shocks/ suspension. We just passed the 100,000 mark and the shocks are worn not to bad but enough to notice while towing the boat. The truck is starting to sag and bounce a bit. What all should I look at replacing with the shocks? What brands do you recommend? Anything I should be worried about or pay close attention to?

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If its sagging than the springs are the problem. If its bouncing than the shocks are the problem. I am a big fan of O.E. shocks for a lot of application. In your case you made it a 100k on the O.E. ones so why not roll with those. In many cases dealer are very competitive as far as price!

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In your case you made it a 100k on the O.E. ones so why not roll with those.

Also the big reason the aftermarket shocks and struts tend to carry a lifetime warranty. They wear out faster than the O.E. so you can keep coming back and paying labor for new ones.

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