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Bilstein 24-166522 - B4 OE Replacement (DampMatic) Rear

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  1. 2015 Mercedes-Benz E400 4Matic
  2. 2015 Mercedes-Benz C350 Base
  3. 2015 Mercedes-Benz C350 4Matic
  4. 2015 Mercedes-Benz C250 Base
  5. 2015 Mercedes-Benz E400 Base Convertible
  6. 2015 Mercedes-Benz E400 Base Coupe
  7. 2014 Mercedes-Benz E350 Base Coupe
  8. 2014 Mercedes-Benz E350 Base Convertible
  9. 2014 Mercedes-Benz E350 4Matic Coupe
  10. 2014 Mercedes-Benz C350 Sport
  11. 2014 Mercedes-Benz C350 Base
  12. 2014 Mercedes-Benz C350 4Matic
  13. 2014 Mercedes-Benz C250 Sport
  14. 2014 Mercedes-Benz C250 Base
  15. 2014 Mercedes-Benz C300 4Matic Sport
  16. 2013 Mercedes-Benz C250 Base
  17. 2013 Mercedes-Benz C350 Base
  18. 2013 Mercedes-Benz C350 4Matic
  19. 2013 Mercedes-Benz E350 Base Coupe
  20. 2013 Mercedes-Benz E350 Base Convertible
  21. 2013 Mercedes-Benz C300 4Matic Sport
  22. 2013 Mercedes-Benz C250 Sport
  23. 2013 Mercedes-Benz C350 Sport
  24. 2013 Mercedes-Benz E350 4Matic Coupe
  25. 2012 Mercedes-Benz C250 Base
  26. 2012 Mercedes-Benz E350 Base Coupe
  27. 2012 Mercedes-Benz E350 Base Convertible
  28. 2012 Mercedes-Benz C350 Sport
  29. 2012 Mercedes-Benz C350 Base
  30. 2012 Mercedes-Benz C350 4Matic
  31. 2012 Mercedes-Benz C300 4Matic Sport
  32. 2012 Mercedes-Benz C250 Sport
  33. 2011 Mercedes-Benz C300 4Matic Sport
  34. 2011 Mercedes-Benz C300 Sport
  35. 2011 Mercedes-Benz C350 Sport
  36. 2011 Mercedes-Benz E350 Base Convertible
  37. 2011 Mercedes-Benz E350 Base Coupe
  38. 2010 Mercedes-Benz E350 Base Coupe
  39. 2010 Mercedes-Benz C350 Sport
  40. 2010 Mercedes-Benz C300 Sport
  41. 2010 Mercedes-Benz C300 4Matic Sport
  42. 2009 Mercedes-Benz C350 Sport
  43. 2009 Mercedes-Benz C300 Sport
  44. 2009 Mercedes-Benz C300 4Matic Sport
  45. 2008 Mercedes-Benz C300 Sport
  46. 2008 Mercedes-Benz C350 Sport
  47. 2008 Mercedes-Benz C300 4Matic Sport
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About this product

Part #: 24-166522

Bilstein B4 OE Replacement (DampMatic) dampers are designed to replace the original units found on certain Mercedes-Benz models. Bilstein B4 OE Replacement (DampMatic) dampers feature self-adjusting damping control and are specifically engineered to be the best choice for maintaining the original ride quality of your vehicle, while meeting or exceeding OE standards. These dampers are the ideal choice for the driver looking to restore the original performance and handling of their vehicle, with the added benefit of world-famous Bilstein quality.

More Details

Boot IncludedNo
FinishBlack Paint
Internal DesignMonotube
Lower Mount TypeEye 10.1mm
SeriesB4 OE Replacement (DampMatic)
TitleBilstein Shock Absorbers
Upper Mount TypeStem
Additional Documents
  1. Installation Instructionspdf
  2. Material Safety Data Sheetpdf
  3. Warrantypdf

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Daniel Prasad

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Daniel Prasad
2006 Ford Fiesta
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What made you choose this particular product?
Great ride and handling
Is this your first time buying from this brand? Did you consider other brands?
Yes
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Hayden Russell

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Hayden Russell
1997 Ford Explorer
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What made you choose this particular product?
Stiffened yet civilized the ride quality of the truck. These in addition to a torsion twist and add-a-leaf lift make for a very stiff ride, but controllable and good for my taste
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What made you choose this particular product?
Compatible with DCC
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What made you choose this particular product?
Wanted a DCC compatible coilover kit. It was either this or the KW V3 DDCs and pictures of shattered springs (KWs) scared me.
What were you trying to accomplish by adding this product?
To break my spine clearly. *ahem*, better handling, adjustable ride height, DCC functionality retention.
Was it easy install? Any installation tips that will help others?
Hells no. These struts are powder coated instead of nickel plated like they're supposed to be. The result of this means that they have about a few thousandths over the OEM strut. What this means is that when you spread the knuckle with the spreader bit, it won't be enough to slide the struts in. You'll need to shim the spreader nut with something to get the required clearance.
Once you’ve had a chance to use the product, did it meet your expectations?
Yes and no, DCC definitely works still and the handling characteristics are definitely much better at the track. However, in combination with the 034 camber plate, the springs rub on the inside of the wheel well ever so slightly because the springs go from 90mm to 115mm ID back down to 70mm for the perch. It's insane. Also Bilstein was all like "we only designed them for the OEM mount, so fuck off". Well, fuck you Bilstein. Fuck you very much.
Any additional comments?
Anybody reading this should know that there is a workaround, but it'll cost you a bit of time, money, or both. The Tein springs that I've added in this build are to correct this problem because they are tapered from 90mm down to 70mm and they have spring rates from 3kg/mm all the way to 20kg/mm.
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What made you choose this particular product?
Some great recommendations online
Is this your first time buying from this brand? Did you consider other brands?
First time buying from Bilstein and I considered lowering springs
Was it easy to install? Any installation tips that will help others?
Installed my self. Just be careful when removing and re fitting the anti-roll bar drop links. Very easy to round off the 5mm Allen bolt. I’d recommend replacing anyways along with the coilovers. Also if the rear suspension is set on a low setting the bump stops will need to be removed or cut.
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About Bilstein

For more than 50 years, BILSTEIN has been developing successful dampers used in motor racing. The dampers have already contributed to numerous title wins from Niki Lauda and Alain Prost in the Formula One, victories in the 24 h race on the Nürburgring or championship titles in the sports-car mastery. The BILSTEIN brand has been an integral part of the motor racing world.

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