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
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