Bilstein B8 5162 suspension kit is a high performance leveling kit which provides more ground clearance, allows for larger tires, and increases wheel travel. The Bilstein B8 5162 suspension kit is for front applications and consists of (2) B8 5160 shock absorbers combined with (2) matched coil springs. This simple yet effective kit will bolt into the factory locations with no modifications. The Bilstein B8 5162 suspension kit provides a smooth and stable ride both on and off-road.
No, the kit does not change any of the rear components.
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The description says this comes with two front B8 5100 shocks. Is that a typo? I thought the 5162 kit was supposed to come with the Bilstein 5160 reservoir shocks? Can you confirm?
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The Bilstein B8 5162 suspension kit is for front applications and consists of (2) B8 5160 shock absorbers combined with (2) matched coil springs.
While the ThyssenKrupp Bilstein Company began as a German enterprise, Bilstein shocks are developed and manufactured in Hamilton, Ohio. Bilstein develops and fabricates premium quality monotube shock absorbers directly for automobile manufactures, aftermarket outfits and motorsports applications. The precision and craftsmanship in manufacturing that fueled company growth in Germany were brought straight to the factory in Hamilton, Ohio. The factory includes an engineering department, rigorous shock testing facility and a motorsports track. The track allows the engineers to tweak their designs in response to real world testing during development. The rigorous testing allows for designs to go through a machine simulated life of a shock absorber in all kinds of terrain conditions. The resulting products promise the highest in performance. Shop Bilstein Now