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Bilstein - B8 5160 Rear (25-261400)

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Bilstein - B8 5160 Rear

This part fits

  1. 2018 Ford F-150 Platinum 4WD
  2. 2018 Ford F-150 Limited 4WD
  3. 2018 Ford F-150 Lariat 4WD
  4. 2018 Ford F-150 King Ranch 4WD
  5. 2018 Ford F-150 XLT 4WD
  6. 2018 Ford F-150 XL 4WD
  7. 2017 Ford F-150 Lariat 4WD
  8. 2017 Ford F-150 Limited 4WD
  9. 2017 Ford F-150 King Ranch 4WD
  10. 2017 Ford F-150 Platinum 4WD
  11. 2017 Ford F-150 XL 4WD
  12. 2017 Ford F-150 XLT 4WD
  13. 2016 Ford F-150 XLT 4WD
  14. 2016 Ford F-150 Platinum 4WD
  15. 2016 Ford F-150 Limited 4WD
  16. 2016 Ford F-150 XL 4WD
  17. 2016 Ford F-150 Lariat 4WD
  18. 2016 Ford F-150 King Ranch 4WD
  19. 2015 Ford F-150 King Ranch 4WD
  20. 2015 Ford F-150 Platinum 4WD
  21. 2015 Ford F-150 XL 4WD
  22. 2015 Ford F-150 XLT 4WD
  23. 2015 Ford F-150 Lariat 4WD
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About this product

Part #: 25-261400

Bilstein B8 5160 remote reservoir shock absorbers are designed as a direct fit solution for lifted trucks and SUVs. The remote reservoir will offer increased cooling capacity and wheel travel to optimize overall performance compared to a traditional shock absorber. These shock absorbers feature a monotube design for consistent fade free performance and utilize velocity sensitive digressive valve settings which are tuned for each specific application. Each shock absorber is fitted with a unique 360 degree swivel banjo hose fitting, providing a clean, low profile installation. B8 5160 remote reservoir shock absorbers will increase overall durability of your vehicle allowing you to conquer the harshest of off-road environments.

More Details

Body DesignSmooth Body (Non-Coilover)
Body Diameter (ID)46mm
Boot IncludedNo
Collapsed Length (IN)17.52
Collapsed Length (MM)445
Extended Length (IN)29.44
Extended Length (MM)748
FinishZinc Plated
Internal DesignMonotube
Lower Mount TypeEye 12mm
Optional Reservoir Clamp11-176015
ReservoirYes
SeriesB8 5160
TitleBilstein Shock Absorbers
Upper Mount TypeEye 12mm
Additional Documents
  1. Installation Instructionspdf
  2. Material Safety Data Sheetpdf
  3. Warrantypdf

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James Ritchie

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James Ritchie
2003 BMW M3
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What made you choose this particular product?
The roads in the UK are very poor quality so the aim was to improve the ride quality over the OEM suspension whilst increasing road feel and handling characteristics. The PSS10s were modified to allow additional suspension travel at low ride height. This in combination with the other chassis modifications allow for a very competent 'fast road' set up, confidence inspiring even on the worst road surfaces.
Is this your first time buying from this brand? Did you consider other brands?
I considered Nitron and Intrax however they were much better suited to track application so opted for PSS10 for the road
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What made you choose this particular product?
price and performance, plus the rebuild abilty and custom valving options down the road
Is this your first time buying from this brand? Did you consider other brands?
no, i had PSS10s on my Golf R and Audi S4 prior
Was it easy to install? Any installation tips that will help others?
easy, DIY install
Once you've had a chance to use the product, did it meet your expectations?
yes! very happy so far with the stock valving
Any additional comments?
highly recommend!
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Josh Taylor

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Josh Taylor
2008 BMW M3
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What made you choose this particular product?
Bilstein and OE are the only options available for EDC equipped cars. Bilsteins are also considerably cheaper than OE and their B6/B8 line is better suited to performance vehicles with lowering springs.
Is this your first time buying from this brand? Did you consider other brands?
I've ran Bilstein's standard B6 dampers on my 2012 328i with great success. No other brands were in consideration because OE is the only other alternative.
Was it easy to install? Any installation tips that will help others?
Easy install in my garage by myself with basic hand tools. Take your time. No spring compressor or anything extra was needed.
Once you've had a chance to use the product, did it meet your expectations?
Performance was far above my blown out 127k mile factory shocks. Toggling the EDC modes makes a noticeable difference in softness. Comfort mode is still very well absorbed. Normal mode is firm, but not harsh. Sport mode is stiff, but also not harsh. It's great to have a usable suspension again! As for handling and track use, I'm now able to get on the throttle earlier and put the power down. Far better than worn out OE dampers and willing to bet these are way better than new OE dampers.
Any additional comments?
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Ryan Kneeshaw

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Ryan Kneeshaw
2006 Ford F-150
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What made you choose this particular product?
I found the price to be reasonable and the brand reputation of bilstein is very good.
Is this your first time buying from this brand? Did you consider other brands?
Yes
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Peter J Nielsen

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Peter J Nielsen
2013 Volvo C30
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What made you choose this particular product?
High quality mono-tube shocks with adjustability that makes it perfectly drivable on bumpy roads as well as track.
Is this your first time buying from this brand? Did you consider other brands?
No, I have used Bilstein products before on both street and race cars. I looked at several other brands but quality and potential longevity of these coil-overs is what sold me on them.
Was it easy to install? Any installation tips that will help others?
Yes, straight forward install, just followed the Bilstein instruction in combination with the Volvo installation guide for suspension.
Once you've had a chance to use the product, did it meet your expectations?
Yes, worked as all bilstein products have in the past.
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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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