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5100 vs 5150 shocks

Discussion in 'Suspension' started by JTO, Sep 3, 2010.

  1. Sep 3, 2010 at 3:31 PM
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    JTO

    JTO [OP] Well-Known Member

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    I was talking to a buddy of mine and he was wondering if he should go with 5150 bilstiens over the 5100s. I dont know anything about the 5150 since just about everyone on here suggest the 5100s.

    My question is this, what are the difference between the two shocks? and why would I want to get the 5150s over the 5100s?

    If there is already a thread answering these questionS, I apologize. I just did a quick search but didn't see anything that answer my questions.
     
  2. Sep 3, 2010 at 3:32 PM
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    ToucanV13

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    IIRC the 5150's have more travel
     
  3. Sep 3, 2010 at 3:35 PM
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    For the front all you need is the 5100s. In the rear you can choose the 5150s if you want a tad bit more flex due to the longer travel
     
  4. Sep 4, 2010 at 3:06 AM
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  5. Sep 4, 2010 at 3:27 AM
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    rmb_crew

    rmb_crew My other ride has 18,400HP!!!!!!

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    5150s are not adjustable. they are set lengths
     
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