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Aug 9, 1:19pm - #34746 
how long have your stock shocks lasted with TRD springs

i'm getting the springs in a week and i have heard reports that the stocks last from 6 months to 2 years... confused anyone have experice using stock shocks with lowering springs and the wear and tear? confused


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Aug 9, 4:28pm - #34747 
hey ct, the TRD drop is only 1 inch, with such a minimal drop your shocks might only lose about 6 months of life. i wouldn't woory too much about it. it also depends on how bad road conditions are. i sure that TRD had that in mind though, so i wouldn't worry bout it. wink


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Aug 9, 4:30pm - #34748 
Originally Posted by Kim
hey ct, the TRD drop is only 1 inch, with such a minimal drop your shocks might only lose about 6 months of life. i wouldn't woory too much about it. it also depends on how bad road conditions are. i sure that TRD had that in mind though, so i wouldn't worry bout it. wink


well that and TRD had in mind buying the springs along with their struts for a complete set.


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Aug 9, 8:45pm - #34749 
I bought mine 5 days ago! I get them installed monday. I am hoping the shocks last as well...


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Aug 11, 1:35pm - #34750 
Originally Posted by Kim
hey ct, the TRD drop is only 1 inch, with such a minimal drop your shocks might only lose about 6 months of life. i wouldn't woory too much about it. it also depends on how bad road conditions are. i sure that TRD had that in mind though, so i wouldn't worry bout it. wink


well i'll put them in...see what happens but now i'm kinda thinkin maybe i should save up (not be such a cheap ass) and get the shocks too...hmmm confused


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