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Old 03-15-2013, 01:31 AM
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Default Bilstein 5100 Problem...

Ordered the full set, adjustable in the front. Went to install tonight, borrowed spring compressors and garage space, made lots of progress. Drivers side went on no problem(some PITA, but no real problems). Pass side out, disassembled, go to reassemble....NO SNAP RING!! You know, the little tiny ring that sets the height and holds up the sleeve/lower spring mount? The second shock, new out of the box, had no freaking snap ring on the body, not loose in the box, not hiding in the little bag with the sleeve and the nut/washer, nowhere. So now I'm borrowing a car and my truck is up on stands. Following up with the seller and probably bilstein as well first thing in the morning, but I'm guessing I can't get something shipped before monday. Anyone have some extra snap rings laying around? Or know a company that stocks them? Even maybe a whole new shock. I'm in the south jersey/philadelphia area...and I was really hoping to use my truck this weekend. Help!
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Old 03-15-2013, 10:23 AM
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Any hardware will store will have a snap ring; or auto parts store
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I bought two spares because I bent mine moving..
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Old 03-20-2013, 07:49 AM
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Moving them to the height I wanted.
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