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Old 06-12-2016, 11:57 AM   #1
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New Shocks

New shocks for my 3611 Commander , Koni, or Bilstiens ????
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Old 06-12-2016, 08:43 PM   #2
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I replaced the shocks on our W-22 chassis with the Koni FSD. Gone were the porpoising at bridge and concrete expansion joints. They also did away with most of the 'roll' from passing semis. I got the recommendations from many on this site...they were right.
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Old 06-14-2016, 01:56 PM   #3
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Another vote for Koni FSD's. I've had both...the Koni's offer a better ride IMO.

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Old 06-14-2016, 02:10 PM   #4
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We went with Bilstiins from Source Engineering.
Love the ride for our coach.
Never had Koni so cannot comment on those.
Here is a test done a while back on 4 brands of shocks, Koni and Bilsiens included.
I doubt I attached it correctly, but gives you the link.

Shock Therapy: RV Shock Absorber Test
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Another vote for Bilsteins, put them on my last Class C and it really improved the ride.
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Old 06-16-2016, 06:17 PM   #6
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Love my Bilsteins
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