View Full Version : new shocks

05-28-2012, 01:11 AM
Hey guys im looking to get a set of four skyjacker nitro shocks and i wasnt sure if anyone has gotten them and could tell me the difference from stock. my jeep has 46k miles on it and i think its time for some new shocks as i look at them they seem to be dieing. i also want the ride to be a little bit smoother as well. Thanks!

05-29-2012, 12:20 PM
I can tell you nothing about the skyjackers. Bilstein 5100's have been fantastic on my wife's Jeep.

05-29-2012, 02:19 PM
never met a guy or gal who's had good experiences with anything skyjacker and because of it, i might recommend against it. as mentioned above, bilstein 5100's are great monotube shocks and i would highly recommend them over what you are looking at now.

05-29-2012, 03:30 PM
smoother ride and nitro shocks should not be in the same sentence.. IMO

05-30-2012, 12:57 AM
I want the bilsteins but they don't offer it unless you have some sort of a lift and I can only find the skyjackers that work because I'm running stock.

05-30-2012, 02:48 AM
For want of Bilsteins, he adds a lift....

Bilstein's 4600's come in stock height & have long been a staple in the offroading world.