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Thanks for deleting all of the answers to the questions asked without notice GM Trucks Mods. What a waste of time, and Im sure the members love not getting the information they request.
Keep the rifle lubed with oil, almost wet and youll be better off. I have a case head rip off in my DPMS AR10 running Tulammo. Shooting .223 in a 5.56 is not a problem, shooting a 5.56 in a .223 barrel could be a problem. My 5.56 barrels can eat the steel case ammo, my .223 Wylde barrels do not like it at all.
85 is correct.
You are Peter, our local Vegas customer? No problem to return those if you want to wait on the bilsteins, but we have no idea when they will actually come out, realistically its 30-90 days.
No UCA required. Price point is the same as the other 6112 models on the market with MSRP of $799 for the front pair (We sell our Toyota units right under $600 for the pair) 6112 is a 2.65" Diameter shock vs the Fox 2.0" diameter. Less features & preset ride heights compared to the FOX, but they have internals and piston size of much more expensive $1000+ coilover sets. I ran the development set on the 2015 Baja 1000 course, and the 2016 & 2017 Mint 400 courses with better than expected performance.
Spoke with Bilstein at the show. Internal changes have held up the release of many new products. Per the Offroad Department @ the SEMA Show, the 6112s should be ready to ship by mid-Dec, they have completed production of the first batch. We are awaiting the part number then we will begin filling the pre-orders. Fingers crossed!
U-Turns will be hard. But if its just for a day I think you will survive.
They always have one reason or another, but hopefully that is the truth. They have been due since last year. I will believe them when they arrive to our loading dock!!!
We have the first few production runs on order and the date has continually been pushed back. We will be meeting with Bilstein in person next week at the SEMA show. Per Bilstein "Hey Dude. We are still waiting on the GM 6112's. I am hoping we will have some by October. Sorry it's taking so long. We've been kicking and screaming [to corporate] for these which hasn't seemed to help."
MJ2345KGBN256 posted a topic in 1999-2006 & 2007-2013 Chevrolet Silverado & GMC Sierra 1500MOORE RACING TECH - MRTMotorsports.net GM-Trucks Forum Performance Source We are your best source for performance products for Chevrolet & GMC Trucks & SUVs. Questions? Comments? Ready to Purchase? Shoot us a PM or email [email protected] to get started on your build. Only half the brands we carry are on our site, so please contact us if you cant locate it. 2007+ GMC / Chevrolet 1500 Ultimate Aftermarket Shock Guide All products are available from Moore Racing Tech - Contact us today for information & the best pricing. 1/18/17 - LIST IS BEING UPDATED, CONTACT US WITH ANY QUESTIONS. We will be updating this thread with more information and pictures. If we missed anything please post below! Prices listed are MSRP / MAP - We cannot advertise below MAP, so please contact us for special GM-Trucks Member discounts. aFe Power / Sway-A-Way 2007+ Front Shock Options 2.5 Front Coil Over Kit | 0-2.5" | afe501-5600-01 | MSRP $1943.50 - MAP $1495 2007+ Rear Shock Options 2.0 Rear Shock Kit | 0-2" | afe502-0052-01 | MSRP $903.50 - MAP $695 BILSTIEN Shock Asborbers 2007+ Front Shock Options Bilstein 4600 46mm Shock | 0" Lift - Use w/ Spacer | Bil 24-238281 | MSRP $151.50 each Bilstein 5100 46mm Lift Shock | 0-2.25" | Bil 24-238304 | MSRP $173.20 each Bilstein 6112 62mm Lift Shock | 1.25-3" | Bil TBA TBA TBA | MSRP 2007+ Rear Shock Options Bilstein 4600 46mm Shock | 0-.5" | Bil 24-238298 | MSRP $125.50 Bilstein 5100 46mm Shock | 0-1.5" | Bil 33-238319 | MSRP $125.50 Bilstein 5160 46mm Remote Res Shock | 0-2" | Bil TBA TBA TBA | MSRP FOX Racing Shox 2007+ Front Shock Options 2.0 Performance Series IFP Coilover | 0-2"+ | FOX 985-02-018 | MSRP $429.95 each 2.5 Factory Series Coilover IFP | 0-3" | Ext Travel / UCA Required | FOX 883-02-028 | MSRP $1294.95 set 2.5 Factory Series Coilover w/ Reservoir | 0-2" | FOX 883-02-121 | MSRP $1594.95 set 2.5 Factory Series Coilover w/ Reservoir | 0-3" | Ext Travel / UCA Required | FOX 880-02-525 | MSRP $1594.95 set 2.5 Factory Series Coilover w/ Reservoir | 4-6" | Bracket Lift Kit | FOX 883-02-305 | MSRP $1749.95 set 2.5 Factory Series Coilover w/ Res & DSC Adjuster | 0-2" | FOX 883-06-121 | MSRP $1894.95 set 2.5 Factory Series Coilover w/ Res & DSC Adjuster | 0-3" | Ext Travel / UCA Required | FOX 880-06-525 | MSRP $1894.95 set 2007+ Rear Shock Options 2.0 Performance Series IFP | 0-1" | FOX 980-24-660 | MSRP $129.95 each 2.5 Factory Series Reservoir | 0-1.5" | FOX 883-24-003 | MSRP $899.95 set 2.5 Factory Series Res w/ DSC Adjuster | 0-1.5" | FOX 883-26-003 | MSRP $1199.95 set ICON Vehicle Dynamics 2007+ Front Shock Options 2.5 Extended Travel Front Coilover | 0-2.5" | ICON 71505 | MSRP $1469.95 - MAP $1399.95 2.5 Ext Remote Reservoir Coilover | 1-3" | UCA Required | ICON 71555 | MSRP $1784.95 - MAP $1699.95 2.5 Ext Remote Res Coilover w/ CDCV | 1-3" | UCA Required | ICON 71555C | MSRP - $2,057.84 - MAP $1,959.85 2007+ Rear Shock Options 2.0 Aluminum Series Rear Shock | 0-3" | ICON 76526 | MSRP $167.95 each 2.0 Alum Series Remote Res Rear | 0-3" | ICON 76526R | MSRP $278.20 each 2.5 Remote Reservoir | 0-1.5" | ICON 77700 | MSRP $514.45 each 2.5 Remote Reservoir | 4-5.5" | ICON 77701 | MSRP $514.45 each 2.5 Remote Reservoir w/ CDCV | 0-1.5" | ICON 77700C | MSRP $650.90 each 2.5 Remote Reservoir w/ CDCV | 4-5.5" | ICON 77701C | MSRP $650.90 each KING Racing Shocks 2007+ Front Shock Options 2.5 Remote Reservoir Coilover | 0-3" | KING 25001-148 | MSRP $1500.45 2.5 Remote Reservoir Coilover | 4-6" | KING 25001-148Custom | MSRP $1700.45 2.5 Remote Reservoir Coilover W/ Adjuster | 0-3" | KING 25001-148A | MSRP $1800.45 2.5 Remote Reservoir Coilover W/ Adjuster | 4-6" | KING 25001-148ACustom | MSRP $2000.45 3.0 Remote Reservoir Coilover W/ Adjuster | 2-3" | Race Kit / UCA Req | KING 33001-201 | MSRP $3250.45 2007+ Rear Shock Options 2.5 Remote Reservoir Shock | 0-2" | KING 25001-154 | MSRP $782.25 pair 2.5 Remote Reservoir Shock | 4-6" | KING 25001-154Custom | MSRP $982.25 pair 2.5 Remote Reservoir Shock w/ Adjuster | 0-2" | KING 25001-154A | MSRP $1082.25 pair 2.5 Remote Reservoir Shock w/ Adjuster | 4-6" | KING 25001-154ACustom | MSRP $1282.25 pair 3.0 3-Tube Bypass Remoter Res w/ Adj | 1-3" | KING 33001-202 | MSRP $2987.50 pair 2.0 Rear Compact Bump Stop Kit | KING 20AB001-100 | MSRP TBA Rear Leaf Spring Kit | 3" Lift | KING SPR1001 | MSRP PROCOMP Suspension 2007+ Front Suspension Options 2.75 Black Series Coilover | 0-2.5" | ProComp ZX4002 | MSRP $499.95 each 2.0 ProRunner SS Lift Shock | 0-1.75" | ProComp ZX2002 | MSRP $99.99 each 2007+ Rear Suspension Options 2.0 ES9000 Lift Shock | 0-2" | ProComp 925543 | MSRP $43.99 each 2.0 ES9000 Lift Shock | 5-6" | ProComp 928001 | MSRP $43.99 each 2.0 ProRunner Lift Shock | 0-1.5" | ProComp ZX2020 | MSRP $69.99 each 2.0 ProRunner Lift Shock | 4-5" | ProComp ZX2001 | MSRP $69.99 each 2.0 MX6 Lift Shock w/ Adjuster | 0-2" | ProComp MX6061 | MSRP $103.99 each 2.0 MX6 Lift Shock w/ Adjuster | 5-6" | ProComp MX6098 | MSRP $103.99 each RADFLO Suspension 2007+ Front Shock Options 2.5 Remote Res Coliover | 0-3" | Radflo | MSRP 2.5 Remote Res Coilover w/ Adj | 0-3" | Radflo | MSRP 2007+ Rear Shock Options 2.5 Remote Res Shock | 0-3" | Radflo | MSRP 2.5 Remote Res Shock w/ Adj | 0-3" | Radflo | MSRP RANCHO Suspension 2007-13 Front Shock Options 2.0 Level It Lift Shock | 2" w/ Stock Coil | Rancho RS66303R7 | MSRP $433.32 2.0 quickLIFT 7000MT | 2" w/ Stock Coil | Rancho RS7785 | MSRP $211.75 2.0 quickLIFT Loaded | 2" Assembled Unit | Rancho RS999901 | MSRP $312.57 2014+ Front Shock Options 2.0 Level It Lift Shock | 2" w/ Stock Coil | Rancho RS66304R7 | MSRP $433.32 2.0 quickLIFT 7000MT | 2" w/ Stock Coil | Rancho RS7831 | MSRP $211.75 2.0 quickLIFT Loaded | 2" Assembled Unit | Rancho RS999901 | MSRP $312.57 2007+ Rear Shock Options 2.0 RS7000MT Shock | 0-2" | Rancho RS7198 | MSRP $125.48 2.0 RS7000MT Shock | 3-4" | Rancho RS7297 | MSRP $125.48
MJ2345KGBN256 replied to Paulb909's topic in 2014 / 2015 / 2016 / 2017 / 2018 Silverado & Sierra Accessories & ModificationsNice looking truck! So you have a few options. No need to change the lift kit, thats not what is causing the poor ride. First, you touched on it with the larger wheels and stiff offroad tires with small sidewalls. I see no need to change these out. Next, the shocks most likely are the stock ones up front under the RC spacer, with longer RC shocks out back. The stock shocks are pretty weak to begin with, so adding larger and heavier tries does not help them at all. You can replace the shock with any stock replacement such as the 5100 or ProComp shocks, and that may help a pretty decent amount. The other option is to install a full length coilover that will replace the lift kit spacer. These coilovers have a 2.5" shock diameter which is much larger than stock with more dampening capability. They also are adjustable in height/preload, so you can soften them up by backing down the lift amount. These shocks are much better and handling road imperfections and bumps, while also controlling the weigh of your wheel and tire setup. FOX, ICON and King all make a lift kit coilover shock Bilsteins - $220 a pair. (If you can wait it out a month or so, bilstein is releasing a larger 6112 version which would be better suited to your needs)
MJ2345KGBN256 replied to Goku760's topic in 2014 / 2015 / 2016 / 2017 / 2018 Silverado & Sierra Accessories & ModificationsKings are amazing
MJ2345KGBN256 replied to Clocked92's topic in 2014 / 2015 / 2016 / 2017 / 2018 Silverado & Sierra Accessories & ModificationsHey if its in stock (FOX is one of the worst backorder offenders, along with ICON) we try to get it shipped out the day you purchase it. Im so happy you are liking the setup!
MJ2345KGBN256 replied to SierraZ714x4's topic in 2014 / 2015 / 2016 / 2017 / 2018 Silverado & Sierra Accessories & ModificationsThank you so much for yours posts guys! I am grateful to have you all as customers and so pleased to see the results that you are all posting!
MJ2345KGBN256 replied to MJ2345KGBN256's topic in 1999-2006 & 2007-2013 Chevrolet Silverado & GMC Sierra 1500Please let us know if we can answer any questions!
MJ2345KGBN256 replied to plunk77's topic in 2014 / 2015 / 2016 / 2017 / 2018 Silverado & Sierra Accessories & ModificationsNice looking trucks everyone! Remember, most bracket lift kits reuse the stock front shocks and include some crappy rear twin tubes. Even the upgraded shocks are not worth it in some cases. Fox & King both offer full length replacement coilovers that will replace the front lift spacer/shock combo with a full length, 2.5" diameter coilover. This will greatly improve the ride quality, looks, and offroad performance.
The 285/75R17 is a 33.8" tire, the 285/70R17 is a 32.7" tire. Width is the same. The 295/70R17 is 33.25" tall so that shouldnt be an issue, but its also about .4" wider than the 285s are so you may rub the control arm if you are running stock wheels.
Typical Bilstein. Ive done about 20 of these releases for them now over the past ten years. Always the same story... but Id rather have them release a product that is 100% ready for market then rush to get something out and deal with problems down the line (cough first gen fox 2.0s cough)
5100s will work great as well. The 5160 is very similar in ride quality, but is slightly longer to accommodate larger rear block lifts as well as having the reservoir for added oil capacity. As soon as we have the part number from Bilstein for the 6112s, we will be contacting all of those on our preorder list as well as posting up pre-sale info for all.
MJ2345KGBN256 replied to Clocked92's topic in 2014 / 2015 / 2016 / 2017 / 2018 Silverado & Sierra Accessories & ModificationsAlexantics is correct, the issues you have read about are mostly related to the first generation of FOX 2.0 shocks that have been discontinued. FOX has correct the issues on both the 2.0 and 2.5 shocks and they are riding great now. @Alexantics - do you have a build thread? Id love to see your ride with all the gear installed.
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