RS5000 Shock Absorber
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Rancho RS5000 Shock Absorber

Part No. RS5194 Warranty Details  
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The shock that started it all! Rancho® RS5000 series has been the shock of choice for light trucks and sport utility vehicles since 1985. Available for stock and lifted applications, RS5000 is ideal for on and off-road use, at an affordable price. Covered by Rancho®'s limited lifetime warranty.

Product Features:
  • Ten-stage velocity sensitive valving - Provides tuning specific for each vehicle
  • 5/8-in. (16mm) diameter piston rod (select applications) - Adds strength and durability
  • 1 3/8-in. (35mm) diameter piston (select applications) - Ensures performance in any environment
  • Protective boot included - Protects the shock rod and oil seal
  • Limited Lifetime Warranty - Guarantees your investment
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Compressed Length:14.438 in
Extended Length:23.313
Travel Length:8.875 in


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RanchoRS5000 Shock Absorber

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RS5000 Series Shock by Rancho


from Nesquehoning, PA

About Me Auto Enthusiast, Mechanic, On And Off Road, Truck Enthusiast

Verified Buyer


  • Cushy When Easy Riding
  • Easy To Use
  • High-Performance
  • Price
  • Stiff For Fast Moves
  • Versatile


  • None

Best Uses

  • SUV
  • Trucks

Comments about Rancho RS5000 Shock Absorber:

I have been building up Trucks and SUV's since the early '90's and have used Rancho many times. I like the wide range of products, pricing and availability.
They have great performance characterisitics under normal use and under very stressful conditions. I have gone off-roading all over the U.S. from north to south and east to west. Everything from trail riding to rock crawling at some of the most famous of venues such as, but not limited to: Moab, Las Cruces, Sonora Desert, San Juan Mountains, etc. ,etc. I will keep on using Rancho as long as I am into trucks and SUV's.

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  • Q:

    Do this fit a stock height ZJ? Will this shocks lift the ZJ by just installing them alone?
    Asked on 4/1/2012 by Josean from PR

    1 answer



      To help you in a better manner, if you could please include the year, make, model and engine specification of the vehicle and we would be better able to assist you.

      Answered on 4/1/2012 by Aaron from AAP
  • Q:

    how are they sold, in pairs are separately
    Asked on 11/30/2009 by nicole from cincinnati, ohio

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      The Shock/Strut - Rear by Rancho (Part No. RS5194) are sold seperately.

      Answered on 12/2/2009 by Rob from Advance Auto Parts
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