Thread: soften my ride
View Single Post
Old 01-29-2014, 02:40 PM
starquestbd22's Avatar
starquestbd22 starquestbd22 is offline
Dodge Ram Forum Senior Member
Join Date: Jan 2011
Location: NC
Age: 32
Posts: 2,675
Gender: Male
Vehicle: 2004 Dodge Ram 1500 4X4
Trim Level: Sport quad cab
Color: Bright Silver Metallic
Engine: 2003-2008 345ci (5.7L) Hemi V8 345hp 375lb/ft
Rep Power: 6
starquestbd22 is just really nicestarquestbd22 is just really nicestarquestbd22 is just really nicestarquestbd22 is just really nice

While Bilsteins are known to be of excellent quality, huntergreen you are correct in that they are also known to be somewhat stiff. I would do some research before you go replacing your OEM shocks with Bilsteins, especially as pricey as they are. I don't think that's going to get you a softer ride. Honestly, I thought the coilspring rear suspensions of the new trucks was supposed to provide a "car like" ride. I'm kind've at a loss as to what you could do to improve it.
06-08 chrome clads w/33" Cooper Discoverer H/T Plus, Mopar tailgate spoiler, debadged door trim & tailgate emblems, 13" antenna, LED dome & maps, Magnaflow 22" SI/DO, 18% tint, "HEMI" hood spears, VHT tinted tails & third brake light, Lamin-x optic blue fogs, leveled w/McGaughys 2" drop shackles.
Reply With Quote