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Old 11-21-2012, 11:25 PM   #1
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Was looking o get some Bilstein shocks and struts for my 2008 tacoma .anyone have a source were there not as expensive.
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Old 11-21-2012, 11:26 PM   #2
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IIRC the two vendors that are pretty popular here for those is Wheeler's Off Road and Down South Motorsports
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Downsouth's will be the cheapest of them all

http://downsouthmotorsports.com/i-82...djustable.html
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IIRC the two vendors that are pretty popular here for those is Wheeler's Off Road and Down South Motorsports
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Downsouth's will be the cheapest of them all

http://downsouthmotorsports.com/i-82...djustable.html
OP has a regular cab 4 banger, and is posting in street trucks.

90% chance he has a 5 lugger, not a 6 lugger.
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Old 11-28-2012, 11:34 AM   #5
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OP has a regular cab 4 banger, and is posting in street trucks.

90% chance he has a 5 lugger, not a 6 lugger.
Ah, didn't realize he was a 5 lugger. Nvm!
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Old 11-28-2012, 11:36 AM   #6
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OP has a regular cab 4 banger, and is posting in street trucks.

90% chance he has a 5 lugger, not a 6 lugger.
+1 for paying attention. So little of that these days.
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Old 11-28-2012, 11:39 AM   #7
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Was looking o get some Bilstein shocks and struts for my 2008 tacoma .anyone have a source were there not as expensive.
If you have a 5 lugger, the only option you have are X-Runner parts.

Fronts:

Left Bilstein strut -> http://www.midatlantictoyotaparts.co...ft/48520-a9310

Right Bilstein strut -> http://www.midatlantictoyotaparts.co...ht/48510-a9640

Rears:

Left Bilstein shock -> http://www.midatlantictoyotaparts.co...ft/48540-a9200

Right Bilstein shock -> http://www.midatlantictoyotaparts.co...ht/48530-a9330
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+1 for paying attention. So little of that these days.
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Old 11-28-2012, 11:48 AM   #9
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I bought my at allshocks.com for my 05 tacoma $321 no shipping charge
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Old 11-28-2012, 07:50 PM   #10
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If you have a 5 lugger, the only option you have are X-Runner parts.

Fronts:

Left Bilstein strut -> http://www.midatlantictoyotaparts.co...ft/48520-a9310

Right Bilstein strut -> http://www.midatlantictoyotaparts.co...ht/48510-a9640

Rears:

Left Bilstein shock -> http://www.midatlantictoyotaparts.co...ft/48540-a9200

Right Bilstein shock -> http://www.midatlantictoyotaparts.co...ht/48530-a9330
Bilstien HD shocks also work for a slightly lifted pretty much stock application
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Old 11-29-2012, 10:43 AM   #12
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Bilstien HD shocks also work for a slightly lifted pretty much stock application
Nobody in the Street Trucks forum wants lift.

If they do, they don't understand English.
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Old 11-29-2012, 11:18 PM   #13
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If you have a 5 lugger, the only option you have are X-Runner parts.

Fronts:

Left Bilstein strut -> http://www.midatlantictoyotaparts.co...ft/48520-a9310

Right Bilstein strut -> http://www.midatlantictoyotaparts.co...ht/48510-a9640

Rears:

Left Bilstein shock -> http://www.midatlantictoyotaparts.co...ft/48540-a9200

Right Bilstein shock -> http://www.midatlantictoyotaparts.co...ht/48530-a9330
Are these bilstein equivalents?
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Are these bilstein equivalents?
No. They're Bilstein.

Those are X-Runner parts.

X-Runners come from the factory with Bilsteins on all 4 corners.
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Was looking o get some Bilstein shocks and struts for my 2008 tacoma .anyone have a source were there not as expensive.
Hi Mr. Schertz! Try Toytec Lifts.

www.toyteclifts.com

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*SALE* Bilstein Height adjustable 5100 front and rear 5100 shock
Price per Unit (Kit): $349.99
Number Kits in box:1
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Bilstein front and rear shocks for 2005 & UP Tacoma

Front F4-BE5-C477-T1 5100 Height adjustable front shocks provide 0 to 2 1/2" lift

Rear F4-BE5-C478-T0 5100 shocks work with 0 to 2" lift

NOTE: rear 5100 shocks are not adjustable

Kit includes 4 shocks, add rear lift options below.

NOTE: Front Upper bushings and washers are not included from Bilstein in this part number, order separately if needed.

** SOME Tacoma models with a total of 4 leafs (3 main leafs, 1 overload) in the rear leaf pack require our TSB AAL- Part # TAC-AL-TSB. Please count how many leafs you have before ordering **

* Choose below to upgrade standard Bilstein 5100 rear shocks to Bilstein 5160 Remote Reservoir shocks *
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Hi Mr. Schertz! Try Toytec Lifts.

www.toyteclifts.com

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*SALE* Bilstein Height adjustable 5100 front and rear 5100 shock
Price per Unit (Kit): $349.99
Number Kits in box:1
Ask a question about this product
---05TACBILK---

Bilstein front and rear shocks for 2005 & UP Tacoma

Front F4-BE5-C477-T1 5100 Height adjustable front shocks provide 0 to 2 1/2" lift

Rear F4-BE5-C478-T0 5100 shocks work with 0 to 2" lift

NOTE: rear 5100 shocks are not adjustable

Kit includes 4 shocks, add rear lift options below.

NOTE: Front Upper bushings and washers are not included from Bilstein in this part number, order separately if needed.

** SOME Tacoma models with a total of 4 leafs (3 main leafs, 1 overload) in the rear leaf pack require our TSB AAL- Part # TAC-AL-TSB. Please count how many leafs you have before ordering **

* Choose below to upgrade standard Bilstein 5100 rear shocks to Bilstein 5160 Remote Reservoir shocks *
We still don't know if he's 5 or 6 lug.
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Yes I am a 5 lugger.
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No. They're Bilstein.

Those are X-Runner parts.

X-Runners come from the factory with Bilsteins on all 4 corners.
So these are drop in replacements? I tried to search the site you gave me the link to,but It shows a 2005 xrunner. When I typed in my 2008 tacoma it doesnt give me the option of those shocks,struts
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