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post #1 of 4 Old 11-18-2012, 09:52 AM Thread Starter
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Installing my front 5100 on my 2010 f250, are you guys using the new upper shock bushing or reusing the oem ones thanks
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It's been a while since I put mine on but I think I reused the original ones but had to cut them in half to fit?. I'll have to take a look under there in a little bit and see

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I used Bilstein bushings. Why wouldn't you?

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I ended up just using bilsteins, figured the oem fit the strut tower hole better thats all, but no complaints yet

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