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Want some 5100s?

Discussion in 'Suspension' started by DFPTaco, Oct 23, 2008.

  1. DFPTaco

    DFPTaco [OP] It's TACO time!

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    I'm thinking about getting a toytec 3" lift front and rear and they reccomend using the OME shocks over the 5100s right? So I have 3 questions.

    Has anyone used the toytec lifts with the 5100s?

    Is it a "no no" to use the 5100s with the lifts?

    If so, since the lifts come with coils already would anyone be interested in buying my stock coils with 5100s set at 2.5"? I have only had them for a couple months. What would be a reasonable price for those?
     
  2. chris4x4

    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Thor

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    Many people have used the OME springs with the 5100 shocks. I have heard the ride is fine. OME springs with OME shocks is clearly the better way to go, BUT, before you go and throw your 5100 rear shocks away, I have heard some people have pulled apart the OME rear shocks when off roading. Seems they had a weak weld at the bottom of the shock. OME has warrantied these shocks, but I chose the 5100 for the rears because of this. Just a friendly FYI. ;)
     
  3. derekabraham

    derekabraham Living vicariously through everybody

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    Let me know when you make up your mind on whether or not you're keeping them! :)
     
  4. GreySky72

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    I know of a few people out here in az running the toytec and 5100's I might actually swap out my revtek for this combination
     
  5. LonghornTaco

    LonghornTaco Can you pass the bailout please?

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    I'm installing the ToyTec adjustable coilovers with 5100s up front tomorrow
     
  6. tacomaman06

    tacomaman06 Carolina Alliance: Lead, follow, or get the hell o Thor

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    i dont have the toytec lift per say....but i have ome 881 coils with billy 5100's on the stock setting, and they ride great!
     
  7. DFPTaco

    DFPTaco [OP] It's TACO time!

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    Are you getting the full 3"?
     
  8. tacomaman06

    tacomaman06 Carolina Alliance: Lead, follow, or get the hell o Thor

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    nah, mine was only about a 2 inch difference, but all im saying is that you can run the 5100's on the toytec coils...just keep them at the stock setting(shouldnt have to preload those springs), and they should work fine.
     
  9. chris4x4

    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Thor

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    the 881's Will has are the "Medium" springs and, I belive, Only give about 2" lift. :)
     
  10. DFPTaco

    DFPTaco [OP] It's TACO time!

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    well, then that's what I'll do. I'll get the 3 inch coil lift and use the 5100's... THanks all! As always.
     
  11. tacomaman06

    tacomaman06 Carolina Alliance: Lead, follow, or get the hell o Thor

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    correct!!:D
     
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