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Old 11-04-2010, 02:21 PM
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Default Just added Level kit & Tires, Bilstein...

I just added the Bilstein 5100 shocks with leveling kit for my 2010 1500. I have the kit maxed out to 2 3/4" and it's ever-so-slightly still raked. Ugh. Oh well, it is a lot better than where it was, plus I added 325/60 x 20 Nitto Terra Grapplers so that filled it in a bit (33x10.5 stock to 35x12.5) tires. Needed 1/4" spacers due to the rub on the upper control arm. The ride is definately better than stock, and I highly recommend this type of lift over the other types, but I am not saying they are not worth while. Just that this design seems more complete. (example install thread) http://www.off-roadweb.com/tech/0904...kit/index.html

Easy to install, high quality parts and completed shock travel in both directions. Some other kits limit downward travel and that sucks (I used one of those on my 3500 cumins and regret it after this install).

So there you have it, my 2c on different kits.

BTW, the tires handle well so far, have not had them in rain yet. But I'm running a different size of the same type on my 3500 and they tow 18K beautifully and wear decently (for a dually I have about 30K so far and at least 10-15k to go.)

Lemme know if you have thoughts/questions.
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Default Okay okay!

Pics on the way!! sheesh! lol. At work, will add tonight.
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Yah, can't wait for the pics!
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Pictures or it didn't happen! lol
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i starting to think it didnt happen, no pics yet!!!!! you are now officially losing cool points!
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Yeah, seriously! This was all bs.... He lost 2.5 cool points from me....
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Default Pics finally! Ugh...so lazy...

Finally took the pics of the tires and leveling kit.
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That looks great even though your 2 days late . I was thinking about banning ya . lol
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