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5100's at 1.75 not 2.5 by accident?

Discussion in 'Suspension' started by rab89, Feb 25, 2010.

  1. Feb 25, 2010 at 10:40 AM
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    I have had my 5100's on for a bit now, and it looks and perform well with the aal, but there is more rake than I wanted, I am thinking maybe I messed up and they are on at 1.75?

    There are 4 settings correct? 0, .85, 1.75, and 2.5?

    when I look up from the bottom of the shock, I only see 2 rings, which leads me to think I have them at 1.75? I can't see a ring up top, but the bottom black mounting surface is in the way.

    so, can someone take a pic of their 5100's at 2.5 looking up from the bottom of the shock?
     
  2. Feb 25, 2010 at 10:46 AM
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    Yup your right! If you can see two your at second to lowest setting
     
  3. Feb 25, 2010 at 10:48 AM
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    really??!?! thats annoying and stupid of me, but cool that i'll be able to fix the problem easily.

    in this picture there's 3, on mine I only see the first 2

    [​IMG]
     
  4. Feb 25, 2010 at 10:53 AM
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    Nope there's 3 there, your at the highest setting. See at the bottom of the whatever its called, its flush with the 3rd setting your definetly at 2.5"
     
  5. Feb 25, 2010 at 10:55 AM
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    no that pic is from the internet, on my shocks I can only see 2 rings
     
  6. Feb 25, 2010 at 10:59 AM
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    oh really... well thats not exciting anymore
     
  8. Feb 25, 2010 at 11:02 AM
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    :pout: ....................sorry to be the buzzkill...............
     
  9. Feb 25, 2010 at 11:03 AM
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    yea that's rude of you... haha
     
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    Even with your picture I wasn't thinking about 1st or 2nd gen haha sorry man
     
  12. Feb 25, 2010 at 11:42 AM
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    that's alright. I guess I'll get new coils in the summer
     
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    You just running the stock coils Ross?
     
  14. Feb 25, 2010 at 9:31 PM
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    yes sir. I was thinking about going with some ome 881's, whats the deal with these eibach coils I've heard about a few times?
     
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  16. May 30, 2010 at 7:58 PM
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    hmm, that looks sweet! I'd like to see some cv angle pics with someone running those, but I think I'll be picking up a set next time I drop some coin on the truck.
     
  17. May 30, 2010 at 8:02 PM
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    I have the same problem with my billys. Im thnkin about get the toytec coilover kit for the billys. With them you can go from 0 to 3.5 inches of lift. I only need another half inch or so to be level.
     
  18. May 31, 2010 at 6:09 PM
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    you'll ruin your cv's with 3.5'' if your 4x4. otherwise, that will look beautiful :)
     
  19. May 31, 2010 at 6:16 PM
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    Im only gonna run 3 and i already have a diff drop. I will also do UCAs.
     
  20. May 31, 2010 at 6:20 PM
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    good stuff, send me some pics when you do it, I have to wait a bit, I need a gun first
     
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