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They look great on there! You can't go wrong with taking it to the shop!
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Those are a nice set of shocks!
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I do all my stuff at a shop, I do not want to take a chance and ruine the truck. If it is minor then I will take a stab at it haha
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Scat they look awesome in there! great upgrade

With a review like that im pretty when the time comes to replace mine i might have to pick a set of them up! bilstien has good reviews everyone i read!
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I've been contemplating upgrading the shocks when I do the drop, and if they have a set of shocks that'll fit a lowered truck I may just get them based on your review Scat. They look good, and if the ride is as good as you say
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It is definitely a great ride now. They also control the bigger tires as well too. I will recommend them to everyone who wants new shocks
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Let me make sure i am correct. If I install the new billstein 5100 shocks I will not need to purchase the leveling kit??
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It is definitely a great ride now. They also control the bigger tires as well too. I will recommend them to everyone who wants new shocks
Scat, so you took your leveling kit off and it looks like you are running the 20" wheels so these 5100's are basically for a stock setup, correct? Just making sure that you didn't have a lift on you rig. Based on your review it sounds like you really like these shocks, I've read very good reviews from others online as well. Might have to make the switch...
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Thanks for all the comments guys!

You can use these shocks on any set up, they are like normal shocks. They have 3 different ride height options. You can do 0-2"
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Let me make sure i am correct. If I install the new billstein 5100 shocks I will not need to purchase the leveling kit??
Yes, the strut's rod is long enough to accommodate the spring being loaded higher up on the body.

....and YES I wish I'd have known this two years ago...That said after I get mine I'm going to find some 1" blocks for the rear or add a leaf so that I can load the shock an inch higher.

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