Shocker Hitch vs. Gen Y

Here is a quick guide on how they compare. Realize this is our opinion and we are doing our best to give you a realistic comparison. Hope this helps.

Shocker Air 12KGenY Boss Torsion 10KShocker HD 16KGenY Boss Torsion 16K
Price$419-429$519-$529$519-$529$639-$989
Towing Capacity12K10K16K16k
Air Ride TechnologyYesNoYesNo
Product Weight42 lbs73 lbs 4″ drop 45 lbs95lbs 4″ drop
Trailer Weight AdjustableYesNoYesNo
Adjustable Height2″ Rise – 7″ Drop*5-10″ drop2″ Rise – 7″ Drop5-10″ drop
Additional Ball Mount Options10 options3 options10 options3 options
Manufacturers Limited WarrantyYesYesYesYes
Optional Lifetime WarrantyNoAdd $99 BucksNoAdd $99 Bucks
Rubber Cord Maintenance NoYesNoYes
Smooth Ride ImprovementPriceless?Priceless?
Smoother Towing GuaranteedYesNoYesNo
Engineering Degree Required?NoYesNoYes
*depends on attachment used