Miscellaneous

How many miles do Bilstein shocks last?

How many miles do Bilstein shocks last?

Your Bilstein’s should last for the life of your truck. We had a customer in a few months ago who had Bilstein’s on his Dodge for 800,000 miles. If they ever go bad, Bilstein will replace them free of charge for the original owner as long as you have a receipt.

Are Bilstein 4600 or 5100 better?

These two shocks differ in three fundamental ways: Ride height: 4600s fit only stock-height vehicles. Bilstein 5100 shocks support lifted vehicles, usually up to 3” or so. Ride feel: Bilstein 4600 will ride way smoother, 5100 shocks go for a noticeably firmer feel with their valving.

Do Bilstein 5100 improve ride?

They do get stiffer due to spring preload on the higher lift settings. Many people will set them at a lower setting and use coachbuilder shims to gain more lift and still have the nice ride.

How many miles do Bilstein 5100s last?

I have about 20K on my 5100s and they feel as good as when I installed them. I’d expect them to last at least 75K. If you drive like a bat out of hell, lots of offroad driving, and it sits outside in the elements with large temp swings, I’d be pretty happy with 60-80K out of them.

Is Bilstein 6112 Good?

Bottom Line, Bilstein with the clear advantage The Bilstein 6112 feels like a superior product in every regard, highway and offroad. The thicker body and excellent springs from Bilstein provide a predictable and smooth ride, for an amazing price.

Do Bilstein 5100 shocks lift your truck?

the perfect height. Using your factory coil spring the 5100 series ride height adjustable struts offer five position options for lifting the front of your truck or SUV up to 2.75” depending on application.

What kind of shocks do I need for a Dodge Ram 1500?

Kit includes Front Ride Height Adjustable and matching Rear 5100 Series Shock Absorbers. Front shocks adjustable from 0-2.75″ of lift. Rear accomodate up to 1″ of lift. Kit fits Dodge Ram 1500 4WD 2009-14. (Excludes air leveling) Easy to install; direct bolt-on; no modification required. To see our price, add these items to your cart.

How tall are the shock absorbers on a Dodge Ram?

With the use of multiple snap ring grooves to position the spring seat at different heights the vehicles ride height can be changed anywhere between 0-2.75” depending on application. Match your ride height adjustable shock with BILSTEIN 5100 Series Rear Shock Absorbers.

When did the Dodge Ram lift kit come out?

Dodge Ram 1500 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013 Lift Kits, Suspension Systems. RCD, Bilstein, ICON Lift Kits, Suspension Systems. RCD, Bilstein, ICON

What does the 5100 series rear shock absorber do?

The 5100 Series Rear Shock Absorber is designed specifically to help your truck, Jeep or SUV reach its pinnacle in ride performance. There was a problem filtering reviews right now. Please try again later.