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Old 09-09-2013, 05:26 PM
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Default Installed Bilstein 5100 Level Shock/Strut

Based largely on the recommendations here, I ordered a pair of Bilstein 5100's (pic below) for my 2010 Dodge Ram.

I had them installed today (pic below).

Shocks cost approx. $180 (delivered) and another $160 for install and re-alignment.

I ended up with approx. 2.5"-3" lift and have the stance I was looking for.









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Looks great man! Once it settles, you will be a bit closer to 2.0-2.5". And judging by your good pic, those CV's appear to be at a comfortable angle.
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Looks great, and we are still very happy with our leveling kit after several years now. Good choice!
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75000Kms on mine and still great. I love and can't believe how they "smarten up" the ride, firm up handling of the truck. A really noticeable difference. No bottoming now on bush roads. Sharp truck. Looks great.
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Great job. Truck looks great.
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truck looks awesome as stated above they will settle slightly but not to much
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Now thats how a 4x4 ram shoulda come from the factory!!!
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this I would agree with!
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Looks really good.....
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