We heard from a customer who had relatively new Bilstein shocks: “Left shock mounting rubber at the top of the shock has broken.” That’s not covered by warranty because what the customer needs now is new upper mounting hardware. “It most likely broke because it was over torqued on installation,” our Bilstein representative told us. […]
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Bilstein will present its new products at Automechanika in Frankfurt next month. Here’s a sneak peek: DampTronic® shock absorbers and suspensions for BMW M3 and M4 DampTronic® components for 1 Series to 4 Series BMW DampTronic® shock absorbers and suspensions for VW Golf VII, Passat B8 and their Group siblings Available in late 2016-early 2017.
Vehicle: 2011 Nissan Titan 4WD Question: I just bought the Bilstein 5100 Leveling Shocks for my 2011 Nissan Titan. They look great but there are several different height adjustments I can set these at. Since I have to install them before I actually see how high they will lift my truck I want to get […]
Model: 2010 Chevy Silverado 2500 Duramax Diesel 4×4 Question: I have a 2010 Silverado 2500 4×4 with the Duramax Diesel and I need shocks. It is stock ride height I use it for work in the summer and plowing in the winter. I don’t see any difference in shocks for the Duramax diesel vs the […]
Question: I have a 2006 Chevy Silverado with the Z71 Heavy Duty suspension package and I’m confused as to which shocks I should buy for it. I want to get Bilsteins for this truck since that’s what it came with but you list two different vehicles, one that says includes Z71 package and the other […]
Shockwarehouse now has replacement Airmatic rear shocks for the 2004 and 2005 Mercedes-Benz E55 AMG The 2004-2005 Mercedes-Benz E55 AMG is a high performance luxury car second to none in performance and comfort, so when it comes time to replace your E55 AMG air shocks, you don’t want to put second rate suspension parts on […]
Bilstein has announced the iRC smartphone controller for B16 Ridecontrol kits. The iRC controller is designed to work with all B16 Ridecontrol coilover suspension kits and allows the driver to control suspension settings with the push of a button using their smartphone. The Bilstein iRC smartphone coilover controller kit is currently compatible with the iPhone, […]
When Homer Simpson’s half-brother gave him a job at an auto company with the directive to come up with his own dream car, one that would appeal to the lowest common denominator, Homer came up with The Homer. The Homer has a separate dome-shaped passenger compartment for annoying children, gigantic cupholders, three horns (because you […]
Hawk Performance will be handing over the keys to a fully customized 2013 Chevy Corvette to one lucky person. The Corvette will be decked out with performance parts from Hawk Brakes, Magnaflow Exhaust, a set of tires from Falken Tires and to keep all that on the ground an Eibach Suspension with Bilstein Shocks. Five […]
Model: 2005 Nissan Frontier 4WD Crew Cab LE Question: I need to replace the front shocks and the 4 arms since they are worn out. I’m looking for a better than OEM product so I can get better suspension and handling. Maybe also leveling the front with the rear… I’m no expert at it… What […]