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  1. Bilstein 4600 with OME 885s

    Suspension / Steering Tech
    Can I run OME 885 coils up front with my newly installed Bilstein 4600 shocks (they made the drive a lot better)? I updated and upgraded a lot of parts as there were some worn so I figured just replace a lot that are ageing at once... then decided to do a new bumper and winch that added about...
  2. Bilstein 5100 and front bump stop spacer

    Suspension / Steering Tech
    I just had my bilstein installed on 3rd notch. Now comes the question of whether I need to add spacers to the front bump stops or not. Will it buttom out hitting the bump stops first even without shimming or will my struts take the impact? If bump stops are needed, what are my options? I...
  3. What is up with my bilstein 5100 lift? pics

    Suspension / Steering Tech
    Strange bilstein 5100 lift? pics evening fellas! I have an 07 2wd fj cruiser. I replaced the oem 2wd springs with the 4wd springs all around. I have also installed bilstein 5100 shocks all around. The truck gained a huge lift, especially in the back. problem is I wanted to get my rig leveled...
  4. Removing front shocks a different way

    Suspension / Steering Tech
    Hello all, This is my first post on the forum, all of your previous insights have been much appreciated and i felt i needed to return the favor. I just got done doing the 5100 level this weekend, and I think I've found an easier way to wrestle the stock shock assembly out of the vehicle. From...