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What is better to run the shocks on 2.1 setting or 2.8 setting.
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Depends on how much height you want out of them. 2.1" will be a little easier on the front end parts (ball joints, bushings, etc) though.
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Depends on how much height you want out of them. 2.1" will be a little easier on the front end parts (ball joints, bushings, etc) though.
and as these guys always say-best to measure heights from wheel well to ground, FRONT AND BACK and see what the difference is to help you make that decision.
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Depends on how much height you want out of them. 2.1" will be a little easier on the front end parts (ball joints, bushings, etc) though.
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But I have the same question.....appearance? dead level? ride quality (yes there is a difference)? keeping stock components lasting longer?

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and as these guys always say-best to measure heights from wheel well to ground, FRONT AND BACK and see what the difference is to help you make that decision.
This here ^^^ will determine what to see them at if you want dead/near level or some rake still
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I agree with ^^^^. I have mine set at 2.1, and the ride is impeccable! Can clear 35's though I would have some rub I believe. Front is about am inch lower than the back, close enough to level that I love the look & ride!
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