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Old 08-15-2007, 09:32 PM
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Shock Recommendations?

For a 1984 300tdt?

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Old 08-15-2007, 09:51 PM
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Bilstein's comfort or heavy duty... nothing less
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Old 08-15-2007, 10:33 PM
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I've heard folks enjoy Bilstein HD's in front, regulars in rear, not familiar with the SLS system.
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Old 08-15-2007, 10:34 PM
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I second the bilsteins. I have Boge on my 300D and billsteins on the 300sd, better by far.
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Old 08-15-2007, 10:39 PM
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Bilstein comfort or HD.
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Old 08-15-2007, 10:44 PM
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No shocks on the rear of the TDT, just accumulators and hydraulic cylinders.
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Old 08-15-2007, 10:55 PM
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HDs, IMHO. Comforts are a bit too soft.
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Old 08-16-2007, 12:00 AM
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How hard to replace

If I ever get my charging system fixed, I would like to change out mine. How difficult?
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Old 08-16-2007, 12:19 AM
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I have bilstein HDs on my 300D and I like them, but I mostly drive on pretty smooth highways. They might be a little harsh is you spend a lot of time on rougher roads.

I don't know which would be better matched with the SLS system in the back of the TD.
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Old 08-16-2007, 04:02 PM
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If I ever get my charging system fixed, I would like to change out mine. How difficult?
On the W126? Super simple do a search. You have to remove the back seat to get the rears.
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Old 08-16-2007, 05:26 PM
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Bilsteins do not screw around you get 150K or more from a set.
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Old 08-16-2007, 06:34 PM
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Bilstein HD. If the rear is squishy you probably need new accumalators.
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