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Old 03-03-2015, 01:24 PM   #1
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I'm thinking of keeping it old school & installing a set of Monroe airshocks on all the corners
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MA756 I was told mounts right up to the front,it's for Ford but I remember that from conversations way back when
Now I see MA812 for the rear but it lists for 4x4,does anyone think that'll matter?
Also I would assume my truck can't be super slammed when the shocks have no air in them
Anyone here still rockin airshocks?
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You ever find out about this or tried it? I’m looking into trying it out. I’m concerned about the 2 inch difference in compressed length in the front. The 4x4 shock in the rear should be good
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Have yet to try it Bigkyle21.I think this is my year finally to get her back on the road
How about you?
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Have yet to try it Bigkyle21.I think this is my year finally to get her back on the road
How about you?

How's your research so far? My buddy is looking at a D21 as next project right after we finished installing the led light bars and a few truck parts on his Ram project. He wants to go for airshocks and keep the old school stance.
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Autozone had the best deal on gabriel air shocks.
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Old 05-07-2019, 07:13 PM   #6
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Autozone had the best deal on gabriel air shocks.
If i read correctly the ones I hqve pictured dont actually lift the rear they just fill with air to allow you to haul a heavy load, giggity
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Unloaded the rear does sit higher. You can see the rear drop when you drain out the air.
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Old 05-07-2019, 10:00 PM   #8
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I had an old 75 Chevy caprice that had those air shocks. Talk about a burnout show with them aired up. Right turns would unload the right rear and man that thing would smoke the rear tire.
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Unloaded the rear does sit higher. You can see the rear drop when you drain out the air.
Hmm I am not wanting to much of a raked look
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Then run them without air, then you will be at regular height. I only fill them when i am carrying a load.
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