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Old 04-04-2011, 11:35 AM
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Hey everyone, I bought a 2006 1500, sport, quad cab with a hemi about six months ago and love it. Has a couple of after market add-on's, leveling kit, hard tonnue, window tint, and a few others. I love the ride and high stance. Everything has been going well but the past few weeks ive noticed a "bounce" in the truck. I noticed it when i am braking so I thought it was my rotors, but the last couple times i've driven on the freeway i noticed it as well, which might make me think its a strut. I had the whole front end replaced when i bought it and it feels like its coming from the back end. Has anyone esle had any problems like this and what are the solutions. Thanks!

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So you don't say how many miles is on the truck, sounds like a set of shocks is in order.
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Old 04-04-2011, 02:27 PM
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Truck is just about to turn 57,000. How much do shocks usually run and do you have any recomendations. I dont mind paying a little extra for quality stuff!
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I did my shocks on my '06 at about 60,000. I put on Bilstein Shocks. If I remember they ran about 100 per shock installed. There are a great variety out there you can get a reputable tire/muffler/brake shop to put them on.
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Yep...sounds like worn shocks. I'd get some Bilsteins....good stuff.
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