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bilstein shockss

Discussion in 'Suspension' started by obsurfer1990, Feb 11, 2009.

  1. obsurfer1990

    obsurfer1990 [OP] Well-Known Member

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    i am interested in getting the bilstein 5100 shocks . My dad doesnt want me to lift my truck cause of gas mileage but i was planning on getting the bilstein shocks because they are adjustable and i can lower it back to stock when he comes home cause he is a fisherman :) is it hardd to adjust the shocks? could i do it myself?
     
  2. TRD4x4858

    TRD4x4858 Taco Traitor!

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    BONE STOCK! lol
    Youll need a spring compressor, The lift wont affect your mileage. If you get bigger tires then itll affect your mileage
     
  3. obsurfer1990

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    he has all these reasons why not to lift my truck. he says that toyota spent all this money on researching specific dimensions on how it would run the best and people mess it up by lifting it haha i just laughh in his face. :)
     
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    BONE STOCK! lol
    hahaha Ive been there! set it to 1.5 and he will never know the difference haha
     
  5. obsurfer1990

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    that sounds goood to me haha thanks
     
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    deadbolt do w3rk!

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    my mom says sort of the same thing. that im ruining the truck and its perfect the way it is.
     
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