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Rear shock upgrade after 6" lift?

Discussion in 'Suspension' started by 07speedwayblue, Aug 23, 2011.

  1. Aug 23, 2011 at 6:20 AM
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    07speedwayblue

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    Anyone have a part number for a set of bilstein 5100 to be used in the rear to replace the procomp shocks that come with the procomp 6" stage 1 lift?
     
  2. Aug 30, 2011 at 9:47 AM
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    BUMP! No one has upgraded their rear shocks? I hate having a bilstein 5100 upfront and a procomp white shock in the rear. HELP!!!!!!!!! :confused:
     
  3. Aug 30, 2011 at 9:48 AM
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  4. Aug 30, 2011 at 9:49 AM
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    You need a 5125 or 5150 in the rear. How much rear lift did it get? 4"?
     
  5. Aug 30, 2011 at 9:49 AM
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  6. Aug 30, 2011 at 9:52 AM
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    It got the add a leaf and a block , I believe it was to total 4". The truck sits a little higher in the front , but my stock rear springs saged some.
     
  7. Aug 30, 2011 at 9:55 AM
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    You probably want to upgrade your leafs and get rid of that block, then you can get the shocks you need.
     
  8. Aug 30, 2011 at 10:06 AM
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    98tacoma27

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    For your current set-up you could get F4-BE5-6248-H5 this but you will need the eyelet adapter. It's the 5125 (custom length 5100)

    If you wanted the 5150 you'd need F4-BF5-A196-H1this again the adapter also.

    They will accommodate up to 6" of lift (between 3-6").
     
  9. Aug 30, 2011 at 10:06 AM
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    I`m going to do that down the road when I go to coilovers up front. Thats going to be a little while though. Thanks for all the input!! :D
     
  10. Aug 30, 2011 at 10:08 AM
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    Thanks a MILLION 98tacoma27 !! You the MAN!!!!! :thumbsup:
     
  11. Aug 30, 2011 at 10:10 AM
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    Just make sure you're bump stops are big enough. The adapters add extension but they take away from compression and I don't want to see you bottom out the shock. (I think you'll be fine but just airing on the side of caution).
     
  12. Aug 30, 2011 at 10:13 AM
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    Thanks! This my wife`s truck it sees nothing but pavement and very little offroad.
     
  13. Aug 30, 2011 at 10:33 AM
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    Were would one buy a set of those pin to eyelet shock adaptors?
     
  14. Aug 30, 2011 at 1:01 PM
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