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Rear Shocks

Discussion in 'Suspension' started by knoxtoy, Jan 9, 2017.

  1. Jan 9, 2017 at 10:56 PM
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    knoxtoy

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  3. Jan 10, 2017 at 12:54 PM
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    If you aren't lifted, check out the Bilstein 4600HD. They're the same internally as a 5100, and likely cheaper.
     
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    Some stuff. Not a lot, just some.
    BUT THEY'RE NOT SHINY!!!!!!!!!!!!!
     
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    Bilstein 4600 line up is valved for stock applications and what came stock on TRD models.
    Bilstein 5100 line up is valved for lifted applications.
     
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    Can hardly see them on a stock height truck. :goingcrazy:
     
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  7. Jan 10, 2017 at 12:59 PM
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    Yes.

    So.. no point in getting 5100s on a stock height truck. :cheers:
     
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  8. Jan 10, 2017 at 1:08 PM
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    His question over on the AAL thread makes me think that may be in his future, maybe not scraping the ceilings though.
     
  9. Jan 10, 2017 at 1:23 PM
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    Find stock 2016+ TRD Off-Road suspension. I'd even grab a few sets while they're cheap and in large supply. Will net you a 1" OEM lift, too.
     
  10. Jan 11, 2017 at 3:14 AM
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    how are KYB Brand? or Procomps ?
     
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  14. Jan 11, 2017 at 9:16 AM
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    WHAT? Nobody's recommending Kings and Icon???

    ;)
     
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    We can get you the King 2.5 with resi's!! Well worth it!! :D

    OP...I would go with the Bilstein 4600 or the 5100 if you are going with an AAL.

    They are inexpensive and perfect for your set up!

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    My stock shocks are currently blue/yellow, are those bilsteins ? i can't tell .
     
  17. Jan 11, 2017 at 11:17 AM
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    Yep.

    I think they're Bilstein 4600 Series shocks, though they're not the HD versions so far as I know. If you want replacements, you can find them on here second hand, with little or no mileage on them since most people take them off for lifted suspensions that can't use that shock.

    I'd bet you can get brand new OEM rear shocks for $50 or less, not including shipping costs - but you may be able to get some locally.
     
  18. Jan 11, 2017 at 11:20 AM
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    can you send me a link of how the HD version looks like, is it these? http://cart.bilsteinus.com/product/24-186056/388439/RWD
     
  19. Jan 11, 2017 at 11:23 AM
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    Yep, those are them.

    You can input that part number into Google and see what website has the best price. If you have Amazon Prime, that's likely the best place to order.
     
  20. Jan 11, 2017 at 11:26 AM
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    its a Toyota truck and that's all the modifications needed
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