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  1. 2019 Products? Front Suspension

    Suspension
    I own a 2006 Trailblazer LT 4.2L 4WD. I'm looking to put some premium shocks/struts in the front as my family loves the size and comfort of the suv. Any new products people are putting in their trailblazers for front suspensions? New guy here :)
  2. 05 SLE Envoy Shocks & Struts

    General
    I have an 05 SLE 2wd, Envoy. I am attempting to replace the shocks and struts on, discovered I have Bilstein Shocks and struts. Is this OEM or aftermarket, and what should I replace them with to achieve the original ride and height, confused. Help!
  3. Help for new Trailblazer owner (and forum member)

    Suspension
    Hello gentlemen and ladies… I'm a new/recent owner of a 2008 Trailblazer and new to the forum…glad I found you. I'm inclined to do most of my own repairs and maintenance, but need lots of sound advice given that I haven't turned a single wrench on her to date. So...I'm pretty certain I need...
  4. [SOLVED] NOT SOLVED | Front/Rear Strut/Shock replacement walk through

    The "How-To" and DIY Section
    Hello All, Anyone know or have a walk through for replacing the front struts and rear shocks on a 2002 Envoy? I am also having some issues deciding what to go with. See below. I recently purchased an 2002 Envoy SLT with 135k on it. I have redone all four rotors and pads, all new BFG All...
  5. Confused on what I should get. Rear Suspension

    Suspension
    Hello all... I have MC 2.5" Leveling kit on my car right now. When I go traveling with luggage, or have 3 friends in the back. The back end drops down a lot. And I am tired of that haha. I have been trying to read around and get a better understanding of what the different brands offer, do...
  6. Worn Bushing In Control Arm

    OEM Issues
    I have a worn Bushing in my Control Arm on the Driver's Front -- 2003 Trailblazer 4x4 LT SWB First, is it safe to drive if you know it's worn out? I tried to tighten it, but the bolt was tight. I need to know if I can replace just the Bushing with simple tools, or if I need a press to do...
  7. new shock/strut length

    Suspension
    03 trailblazer LS, im putting a 3in front coil spacer and 2.5in rear lift in. im gona put new shocks/struts in too. but i need help finding the proper size without them sitting half compressed or hitting the bumpstops or bottoming out while towing and flexing or offroading, im a fan of ProComp...
  8. 03 TB lowered on eibach prokit

    Suspension
    looking to replace the shocks since mine are gone. I was debating between a few combinations. Beltech Nitro Drop? Beltech Street Performance? Bilstein HD? any input would be appreciated since I haven't researched much and don't know what most ppl prefer. Thanks for the input!
  9. Rear z71 springs, 3" susp lift...what size shocks?

    Off-Road
    Rear z71 springs, 3" susp lift...what size shocks?:undecided
  10. Upgrading/replacing '04 Envoy suspension

    Suspension
    Hi folks, Been doing some research on upgrading/replacing components on my wife's '04 Envoy SLE (non-XL, I6, no air suspension). Chief complaint is, after 75k miles, that the truck "wallows" over bumps, particularly, say, going in/out a parking apron unevenly. This is the wife's winter ride -...
  11. Installing Bilstein HD's

    Suspension
    Well, the TB's got around 64,000 miles and the ride's getting a little mushy... it feels like I'm driving a waterbed. All that bouncing around makes my passengers think I'm a crappy driver, and I will not stand for that. :no: I ordered the Bilstein shocks from Shockwarehouse a few days ago...
  12. 03 TrlBlzr EXT Shock Replacement

    Suspension
    Howdy, have an 03 TrlBlzr EXT V6. Need to replace the shocks. A few questions... 1. How do I tell if the front are struts or shocks? Honestly, I don't know... 2. Billstein or Monroe? 3. In my reading, I understand that there is a "top mount" assembly for the front shocks, is that also...
  13. 04 bouncy and loose

    Suspension
    My truck has 76k on it, it seems to be swaying and bouncing too much now. I inspected things and the front sway bushings look beat, and the rear end is very bouncy. What have you had to replace on yours, and are the front sway bar bushings available at Autozone or do I have to go OEM?
  14. 04 76k do I need shocks

    General
    My 04 LS seems bouncy now, wife has been driving it and I got back in it and agree it seems bouncy. if we need highway shocks is Monroe the best bet? I would rather not go to a Chevy dealer as there are no good ones in this area.
  15. Changing Rear Shocks

    Suspension
    I searched and came up empty on replacing rear shocks. Is there a how to on here or am I missing something? I would like to tackle this myself.
  16. Anybody Ever Use prime Choice Strut Assemblies?

    Suspension
    I've found complete front strut assemblies (springs, mounting hardware, the works ready to install) from a wholesale parts supplier called "Prime Choice" and I wanted to know if anyone had ever bought their units and installed them? If so, how have they performed? their units are priced at...
  17. passenger struts/sensors

    Suspension
    First time I've had to post as everyone else has seemed to encounter a problem I have had in the past, so thanks for the help! 05 XUV Has anyone experience both passenger struts and leveling sensors going bad at the same time? I recently had my self leveling sensor re-calibrated, at least the...
  18. Need some help on the front shocks!

    Suspension
    ok, so i just swapped out the shocks tonight. if was the fitst time i've done this before and it took me and my buddy about 4 hours to do. here's the issue. when i was driving home i could hear like a ting ting sound everytime i hit a bump, note: i just had the lower ball joints replaced...
  19. Special: Now Monroe Shocks on Sale as Well !

    SHOCKWAREHOUSE.COM
    March brought us a great sale on select Bilstein shocks and continues in April. Now for April and May, Monroe and Rancho has launched a promtion for "Buy 3 Get 1 Free" for select Monroe and Rancho shocks and struts as well. You can find out more details of course at our site, just click on...
  20. Special: Big Bilstein Promotion !

    SHOCKWAREHOUSE.COM
    Bilstein has launched the first major promotion in their history. From today until April 30th when you buy 3 Bilstein shocks for most SUV and trucks you get 1 free. How it works is you come to www.Shockwarehouse.com and look up your vehicle. Look for the promotional banners indicating the shocks...
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