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    Default lil shock help?

    hey guys i asked bout my truck having a hard ride after putting on a leveling kit and alotta guys said to put on bilstein 5100 shock on the front.i went to a couple different stores to order them after i couldnt figure out what part # to use off of sumit racing....if some one could help me out with a part number or link for my truck i'd be grateful

    i have a 05 silverado 4x4 5.3 1500 NOT HD


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    No part # for you, but try 4 they will help you out.

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    thx ill take a peek
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    that is what your looking for i think and dont worry about the site it is a good site. but tell me if those look right for your shock application
    2000 silverado 1500 2wd
    black racing stripes
    black bowtie
    k&n cold air intake
    bull bar
    6 pilot off road lights on a Go Rhino! Lightning Sport Bar
    summit race muffler
    with fish tailed exhaust pipes
    P.A system (for when the aliens take over)jk
    MB Gunner6 rims (discount tire brand)
    285 bfg at ko's
    mossy oak seat covers
    3inch rough country lift

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    Take a look at and the MX6 shocks. Those are pretty good.
    Trevor - Huntington Beach, CA
    2007 GMC 2500 4X4

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    I bought my Bilsteins for a dealer on Ebay. It was very easy to slect the shocks for my truck that were for 1-2" lift in the front and 0-1" lift in the rear.
    Washington State
    2006 Silverado 2500HD LT3 4X4 CC SB Duramax LBZ
    Tuff Country 6" lift, 35" Toyo M/T's on 20" Ultra Peacemaker wheels, Quadzilla Stealth2 programmer, Diamond Eye 5" cat-back exhaust, factory Special order color Yellow.

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    my brother put the bilstein 5100 on his dodge and what a difference they made. you wil be happy with them
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    i was looking on ebay for shocks and i came acrossed 4 skyjacker shocks for 135 for 4 front and rears...are they junk any info on them would be much appreciate it

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