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Old 04-14-2011, 06:22 AM   #1
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need new shocks. best brand?

Hey guys I need shocks for my 97 4Runner, any suggestions on Gabriel or should I go with an off brand shocks. Please help me decide. Thank you in advance for your comments
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Old 04-14-2011, 06:29 AM   #2
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what do you mean by off brand? Remember, you get what you pay for!
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OK then Gabriel or Monroe????? Which is better for the price
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I'm going to take a shot in the dark and guess monroe's may be better.
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monroes are better but it depends on what you do with your vheicle. i bought gabriel air assist shocks because my runner bottoms out when i put camping stuff in it and the shocks fixed that. i would have went with monroes but they didnt have an application for my runner.
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