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Bilstein B8 5165 remote reservoir shock absorbers are designed to be used on custom off-road vehicles in order to achieve the desired ride of your light truck or SUV. These high gas pressure monotube shock absorbers are sold by various lengths and valve rates to accommodate a wide range of uses and custom applications. All B8 5165 shock absorbers come equipped with 5/8 inch eyelets with hour glass bushings on both ends. The remote reservoir will offer increased cooling capacity and wheel travel to optimize overall performance compared to a traditional shock absorber. Each shock absorber is fitted with a unique 360 degree swivel banjo hose fitting, providing a clean, low profile installation. B8 5165 remote reservoir shock absorbers will increase overall durability of your custom vehicle allowing you to conquer the harshest of off-road environments.
|Body Design||Smooth Body (Non-Coilover)|
|Body Diameter (ID)||46mm|
|Collapsed Length (IN)||14.21|
|Collapsed Length (IN) Rounded||14|
|Collapsed Length (MM)||361|
|Extended Length (IN)||23.6|
|Extended Length (IN) Rounded||24|
|Extended Length (MM)||599.5|
|Lower Mount Type||Eye 5/8in|
|Optional Reservoir Clamp||11-176015|
|Title||Bilstein Shock Absorbers|
|Upper Mount Type||Eye 5/8in|
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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