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TRD Rear bilsteins vs 5100 Rear bilsteins

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas' started by Tepidy, Dec 9, 2010.

  1. Dec 9, 2010 at 1:55 PM
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    Tepidy

    Tepidy [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Worth swapping out the TRD's. Whats the difference between the two. Thanks
     
  2. Dec 9, 2010 at 3:04 PM
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    KPT

    KPT sees what you did there.

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  3. Dec 9, 2010 at 3:21 PM
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    skistoy

    skistoy Make mine a Double!

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    i only replaced the front with the 5100s

    there is hardly any weight in the back, will replace those when needed

    but not worth upgrading now.
     
  4. Dec 9, 2010 at 3:41 PM
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    '02TRD

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    so worth swapping out all four to billstein 5100s. much smoother ride. handles weight and travel better than stock trd billsteins as well as with mild lift.
     
  5. Dec 9, 2010 at 3:50 PM
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    Sq0nk

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    Totally agree. Couldn't be happier with the ride after upgrading.
     
  6. Dec 9, 2010 at 4:04 PM
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    Tepidy

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    Once again,thanks guys. Just ordered a pair. Will be delivered on monday.
     
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