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What struts should I replace the stockers with when I do my groundforce install next week? It's going 2" lower in the front. What replacement struts should I buy? I can't find anything for part numbers to order. HELP
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You don't need to replace anything if you're doing the GF springs. There is more than sufficient travel in the stock system to account for the lowering springs. However, if you're dead set on changing out the coilovers, then the Bilstein 5100s at stock height work fine. I've also seen the 5100's machined with a new groove to lower it more if you want to go lower.
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The truck has 60,000 miles on it now so it's time for them to be done now since they front end will be taken apart anyway, but I didn't know if I should go with the 4600's or the 5100's.
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If you don't want adjustability then the 4600s will do just fine.
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