1963-1972 Chevy C10 - Rear ShockWave System - HQ Series

Air Suspension, Rear Suspension
In stock


The 8000 ShockWave Series

*Requires RideTech StrongArms for proper installation.

Recommended Applications:
Solid rear axle: Rear axle weight is 1,500-2,400 lbs.
NOT recommended for IFS installations... not enough load capacity

Diameter and load capacity: 5” diameter 8000 series = 1,200 lbs. @ 100 psi

Shock Dimensions
Stroke Compressed Length Ride Height Extended Height Top Mount
5 11.85 14.6 16.4 bearing

Handling Quality Series

The Handling Quality ("HQ") Series features single adjustable shock valving. It is housed in a impact forged aluminum construction. The HQ series is available in a wide range of stroke lengths, and mounting styles to fit a large variety of applications.


  • Completely redesigned internal design
  • Aluminum construction
  • Single adjustable shock valving
  • Available in a wide range of stroke lengths, and mounting styles to fit large variety of applications
  • Impact forged body / mono-tube design for superior ride quality and durability
  • Easy & precise valve adjustment with 24 rebound clicks


Install Instructions (21150801_composite.pdf, 1,769 Kb) [Download]