MI - The Rancho RS9000X nine-position fully
adjustable performance shock absorber is now available for
dozens of additional on- and off-road applications and in
several extended-length designs. Rancho, which introduced
the RS9000X in 2002, is the world’s premier brand
of performance suspension systems, shocks and related accessories
for light trucks and sport-utility vehicles.
an advanced tri-tube mono-flow design and nine-position
adjustable valving, the RS9000X enables drivers to manually
or remotely (from the cab) tune damping performance to match
a vast range of performance situations. The shock’s
reserve/intermediate/primary tubes and mono-flow configuration
yield 17 times greater fluid area than the original RS9000,
ensuring exceptional performance under a full range of load
and temperature conditions.
“The RS9000X is everything we hoped it would be,”
said Bill Johnson, director of engineering for Rancho. “Customers
worldwide have been able to achieve an unprecedented level
of performance and handling precision – both off the
road and on – and their satisfaction has helped make
this one of the most successful product introductions in
the history of the Rancho brand.”
The RS9000X is now available for a full range of 4WD and
2WD late-model domestic and import vehicles, including Ford,
Dodge, Chevy/GMC, Oldsmobile, Jeep, Mazda, Nissan, Isuzu,
Mitsubishi, and Toyota light trucks and SUVs. The new shock
also is offered in extended-length designs delivering 10
to 15 inches of travel.
RS9000X features Rancho’s exclusive 15-stage velocity-sensitive
valving for enhanced
stability and traction. Each shock includes a 16-mm-diameter
hardened and double-chromed rod, 32-mm-diameter piston with
Teflon band and an all-new rod guide design that reduces
friction and improves flow for enhanced ride comfort.
also offers an optional in-cab remote control kit –
No. RS99700 – that permits adjustment of front and/or
rear RS9000X shocks while the vehicle is in motion.
more information on the all-new Rancho RS9000X nine-position
fully-adjustable shock, contact your Rancho dealer or write
to: Rancho Suspension, One International Drive, Monroe,
MI 48161. To locate your nearest Rancho dealer, call 1-734-384-7804.
Rancho also can be found on the Web at www.gorancho.com.