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Bilstein 5100 question

Discussion in '1st Gen. Tacomas (1995-2004)' started by CrackaBruski, Feb 13, 2012.

  1. Feb 13, 2012 at 7:34 AM
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    CrackaBruski

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  2. Feb 13, 2012 at 7:42 AM
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    MTgirl

    MTgirl too many frogs, not enough princes...

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  3. Feb 13, 2012 at 2:03 PM
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    jbrandt

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    As MTgirl said, use the same front springs/hardware.

    For the rear, I got the 5100's, and also a 1" shackle. you should be fine with the 1 1/4". If you want a stock rear height, get the 5125 rear shocks. The guys at DSM will help you out with that. You still get the kit, it's just a different part # if you want the 5125's for the rear.

    With my 1" rear shackle, and the 5100's set in the middle setting, it's almost perfectly level. ('04 double cab)
     
  4. Feb 13, 2012 at 6:20 PM
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    CrackaBruski

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    Do you have any pics?
     
  5. Feb 13, 2012 at 8:46 PM
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    my 03 with the eibach coils upfront paired with 5100's front and rear, and a 2" AAL in the rear.
    [​IMG]
     
  6. Feb 13, 2012 at 10:07 PM
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