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Truck and Jeep Parts Home » Suspension » Shock Absorbers » Bilstein 5100 Series Shock Absorber - 24-185776

Bilstein 5100 Series Shock Absorber - 24-185776

Bilstein | Part Number: BIL24-185776
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Part Number: BIL24-185776
  • Technical Details

    • 5100 Series Shock Absorber
    • Collapsed Length (IN): 14.88
    • Extended Length (IN): 24.37
    • Travel Length (IN): 9.49
    • Lower Mount: Eye 14.1mm
    • Upper Mount: Stem
    • Shaft Diameter: 14mm
    • Reservoir: No
    • Finish: Zinc plated
    • Body Design: 46mm ID smooth body (Non-coilover)
    • Internal Design: Mono tube
    • Boot Included: Yes

Bilstein’s 5100 Series Shocks offer traditional Bilstein technology with applications for lifted trucks, Jeeps and prerunners. 5100 Series shocks feature Bilstein's superior single tube high gas pressure design for the upmost in consistent fade-free performance and long life. Features include:Monotube gas pressure construction, Self-Adjusting Deflecting Disc Valving, High-Flow Piston Reduces Harshness, Independent Rebound & Compression Tuning, Larger Working Piston Area for Exact Damping, Superior Control for Large Diameter Tires and Designed for specific manufacturer lift kits utilizing the stock O.E.M. mounting configuration.

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FitmentShock SeriesHydraulic / Gas Charged
Direct Fit5100 SeriesGas Charged

Customer Reviews

Average Customer Review

Great shocks[...]


By Road runner

from Belton, TX


Comments about Bilstein5100 Series Shock Absorber:

Thanks for the [...]great product.


Good Product - Great Company


By Zel

from Idaho


Comments about Bilstein5100 Series Shock Absorber:

Installed these on my old '98 Ram 2500 Cummins. What a night & day difference in the ride. Definitely a quality shock. I purchased from 4wheelparts.com using their package deal where you buy the set of 4 shocks. I ordered on the website and talked to customer service the next day to finalize exact part numbers. It was a very easy and painless process. The package deal on shocks can't be beat!


As advertised



from Mass


Comments about Bilstein5100 Series Shock Absorber:

The Bilstein 5100's made a huge improvement in the ride quality of my Ram 2500!


Great shocks


By Big Red

from Littleton, CO


Comments about Bilstein5100 Series Shock Absorber:

Easy to install. Used witha 2.5" leveling kit install on my 2012 Ram 3500. Perfect fit. Fast shipping.




By crafty

from colo springs


Comments about Bilstein5100 Series Shock Absorber:

Very nice ride and handling. Blew out a Pro Comp and replaced them with these. Should have installed these from day one. Handles the front end of a diesel truck much better.


5100 Bilstein's 2012 Ram 3500 SRW


By Idrenak

from Liberty MO


Comments about Bilstein5100 Series Shock Absorber:

After having 3 shocks go bad in the first 40k and the dealer wanting $600 to replace them with the same factory shocks it was time for an upgrade. Bilstein's reputation and lifetime warranty made it an easy choice. I only have a couple of thousand miles on these but have been very pleased with the improved handling of the truck. Noticable difference in the ride. Not necessarily smother but much mo


Riding High


By Dano

from Salem Oregon


Comments about Bilstein5100 Series Shock Absorber:

Corrects ride height. Works perfectly to stabilize truck when towing our 14k fifth wheel. Really happy with the awesome look too..!


A must have for leveling kits!


By Cummins for lif

from Johnstown, CO


Comments about Bilstein5100 Series Shock Absorber:

Made the front end a little stiffer, but in my opinion that is an improvement to the stock ride! These go great with my leveling kit and the truck doesn't sound like the front end is going to break over every bump now!


Great shocks


By Mike

from Southern, Il


Comments about Bilstein5100 Series Shock Absorber:

Made truck stick to road alot better.No more bounce or sliding over potholes or washboard areas. Shipping took a while boxes were all opened but all parts were there.


100K Rides like new


By Skylane

from texas


Comments about Bilstein5100 Series Shock Absorber:

07 Dodge 2500 turned over 100k. Old shocks were done,oil leaks,no dampening,the ride was terrible.The new Bilsteins ride is great, much better than brand new OEM shocks on the rode. Off-road the Bilsteins are many times better.They handle washboards,g-outs,whoops and flat out fast conditions better than a big ole truck ought too. The only con is that only one of the four shocks I received was ban


Oh yeah 5100


By Jet

from Colorado


Comments about Bilstein5100 Series Shock Absorber:

Awesome shocks, with the addition of a leveling kit on my 06 dodge 3500 nice smooth ride and the handling is great would defiantly recommend to anyone.


Good Shock......Good Reputation


By tacklindummy

from Canby, Or


Comments about Bilstein5100 Series Shock Absorber:

Easy to order, arrived quickly. Good shock with a good reputation and most of all......good price. Installed on a 05 Dodge Cummins 3500 4x4. Did the rear in about an hour or so. The front a little more involved and they took a few hours total. Overal though very easy.

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Questions & Answers

  • Q:

    will these shocks work well for front end with snow plow?
  • Q:

    I have a 01dodge 1-ton no leveling kit. Will these lift the front up.
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