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Old 10-02-2012, 12:09 PM
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Originally Posted by RED99HT View Post
, as for the shocks, their perfectly fine. I run around on mostly smooth NC highways and don't have to deal with potholes like you guys do up north.
Highly doubt they are fine, my car has been driven in south-east since imported from Germany, yet shocks are definitely out - they rarely survive past 70K miles especially on V8 cars.
Most likely you just got used to them since they loose dumping ability gradually.
To really test shocks you need special equipment which even dealers rarely have in this country.
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