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Bilstein 5100's

Discussion in 'Suspension' started by raswank, Sep 8, 2010.

  1. Sep 8, 2010 at 1:29 PM
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    raswank

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    Anyone know of a good spot in the Worcester Mass area to get 5100's installed, and the proper alignment. I don't have the TSB at all, so what level would you suggest I set them at? 2010 TRD Sprot 4x4.
     
  2. Sep 8, 2010 at 1:33 PM
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    08pretaco

    08pretaco Almost there

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    .81 to level it. Install yourself and save some coin its very very easy. Alignment specs will stay within factory so 0 0 and what like 2.4
     
  3. Sep 8, 2010 at 1:36 PM
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    ummm yeah
    i installed mine yesterday in 4 hours.....had sears align it and camber and caster and toe were all out.....point 85inch no tsb i will post alignment specs from sears auto
     
  4. Sep 8, 2010 at 1:37 PM
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    ummm yeah
    changing everything out is easy just take your time and prepare to have a day following the install to rest your arms ha! mine are like popeye's right now
     
  5. Sep 8, 2010 at 1:51 PM
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    Did you just put the shocks in? No diff drop or anything. I want to go as high as I can without issues. What would you go with for the back? You can set the Billies at 2.5 as long as you do the diff drop correct with no issues. So how much of an AAL set up would you go with in back? Thanks for all your time
     
  6. Sep 8, 2010 at 1:55 PM
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    1.5 or the tsb leaf
     
  7. Sep 9, 2010 at 9:03 PM
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    Crothers Tire in Whitinsville...Tom is a great guy and knows all about that stuff.
     
  8. Sep 10, 2010 at 11:32 AM
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    Thanks a lot. Does he do inspections to with lifts? I really want to do a 6 inch lift, but think I will have a hard time getting it inspected?
     
  9. Oct 28, 2010 at 9:22 AM
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    Thanks for referring them to me they are really nice
     
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