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Old 01-17-2011, 09:39 PM
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Ive also been looking at getting some new shocks and have been looking at the bilsteins. Between Bilstein 5100, 5125, 5150 series which one would be the best ones for my 2007 1500 4x4 and i plan on getting them on the rear ones aswell. Another question is i carry a good amount of weight in my truck throughout the week, about 1000 lbs in the bed and was wondering if there is a weight limit on any of them
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5100 Ride height adjustable for the front (since you have coil over equipped trucks). For the rear I would just go with the 5100s. The 5125s are for applications where a 5100 length is not available and are typically the same shock just in custom (universal) lengths. The 5150 x flow resi shocks are okay. Personally I would rather run 5100 zinc plated shocks over the ones with the mini rezi. As far as load goes it shouldn't matter because the dampener (shock) doesn't carry the load. That's the springs job.
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Thanks alot. Now if i get a block to lift the back up a tiny bit after i get the rear 5100s it will be able to adjust to the diffrence in hight
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Yeah just make sure you don't go up too much they will only be good for about +1" more than they are intended. Don't want them to bottom out.
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yeah i was thinking about just a 1" block.
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Yeah you should be fine. Hit up top gun customz. They are one of the biggest distributors of bilstein shocks in the us. They should also have block and u bolt kits in stock. www.topguncustomz.com
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thanks a lot man i appreciate it
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No sweat. Post some pics of those shiney bilsteins when they are installed.
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Alright no problem will do
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