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Shock Absorber

Bilstein - B8 5100 Front (24-253161)

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About this product

Part #: 24-253161

Bilstein B8 5100 shock absorbers are designed as a direct fit solution for lifted trucks and SUVs. These shock absorbers feature a monotube design which provides consistent fade free performance. B8 5100 shock absorbers utilize a unique, velocity sensitive, digressive piston which reacts to changing road conditions. All B8 5100 shock absorbers are tuned for each specific application to assure optimal performance is achieved. B8 5100 shock absorbers offer a significant improvement in ride quality, handling, and comfort.

More Details

Body DesignSmooth Body (Non-Coilover)
Body Diameter (ID)46mm
Boot IncludedBlack Bellows
Collapsed Length (IN)14.06
Collapsed Length (MM)357
Extended Length (IN)18.43
Extended Length (MM)468
FinishZinc Plated
Internal DesignMonotube
Lower Mount TypeClevis
ReservoirNo
SeriesB8 5100
TitleBilstein Shock Absorbers
Upper Mount TypeCrossbar
Additional Documents
  1. Installation Instructionspdf
  2. Material Safety Data Sheetpdf
  3. Warrantypdf

See what our community says about bilstein products

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What made you choose this particular product?
Initial purpose was to lower the car, lower the center of gravity and eliminate a certain potion of body roll, which could make the vehicle more suitable for driving it on track.
Is this your first time buying from this brand? Did you consider other brands?
Was initially looking for KW Variant 3 set for my grande, however got convinced into buying B14's instead.
Was it easy to install? Any installation tips that will help others?
Installation does not require any further modifications.
Once you've had a chance to use the product, did it meet your expectations?
Absolutely, the car instantly got that touring car-like feel to it.
View on Yevhen's build
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What made you choose this particular product?
They perform very well. very happy with them.
Is this your first time buying from this brand? Did you consider other brands?
yes and yes
Was it easy to install? Any installation tips that will help others?
Easy
Once you've had a chance to use the product, did it meet your expectations?
Yes
View on Rob's build
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Alexander Sahyoun

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Alexander Sahyoun
2007 BMW 3 Series
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What made you choose this particular product?
Front shock piston diameter
Is this your first time buying from this brand? Did you consider other brands?
No i have bought bilstein in the past.
Was it easy to install? Any installation tips that will help others?
Took 3 hours to install.
Once you've had a chance to use the product, did it meet your expectations?
Great value for the suspension
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Gijs van Beurden

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Gijs van Beurden
2000 Subaru Impreza
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What made you choose this particular product?
Affordable and very good bang for the buck.
Is this your first time buying from this brand? Did you consider other brands?
No, I didnt concider other parts because I know Bilstein was perfect for what I wanted from my setup.
Was it easy to install? Any installation tips that will help others?
It was plug and play. Setting the height was also a pies of cake.
Once you've had a chance to use the product, did it meet your expectations?
Working exactly as I had it in mind.
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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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