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Unread 04-12-2013, 08:28 PM   #1
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Are these shocks too long

I have a pair of bilstein 7100 12 inch travel shocks the collapsed length is 19.53" and extended 31.10". Are these too long run RE 4.5 springs?

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Unread 04-12-2013, 08:31 PM   #2
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You should flex out your suspension to see what your jeep needs.
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Unread 04-12-2013, 08:45 PM   #3
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I realize this but trying to see if these are in the ball park there slightly longer collapsed lenght than others with the lower series 12in bilsteins
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Unread 04-12-2013, 09:04 PM   #4
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Numbers are only relative to your application. Stop running in circles and go measure.
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Unread 04-12-2013, 09:13 PM   #5
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Unread 04-13-2013, 06:02 AM   #6
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I'm still in the collecting stage of the lift and just ordered my springs and trac bars wensday. I was looking forinput wether or not theyhave a chance of working if not they willbe going up for sale with a pair of shorter travel 7100's
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Unread 04-13-2013, 06:04 AM   #7
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I think mine are 29"/30" extended front and rear.

But you will need to measure to get the correct application
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Unread 04-13-2013, 08:59 AM   #8
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Way too long is my guess.
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Unread 04-13-2013, 09:21 AM   #9
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my bilstiens measure 15.91" collapsed and 25.93" extended. Im at 4.5" of lift.
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Unread 04-13-2013, 10:15 AM   #10
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too long for front, way too long for rear
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