Reviewed By Bryan H (RIVERSIDE, CA) Reviewed for a 2008 Ford Ranger —4/26/2017 10:24 PM
They work great for the price they're at. Definitely improved ride quality. It also gave me a tiny lift (I had blown Shocks).
Reviewed By James D (CASTLE ROCK, CO) Reviewed for a 2015 GMC Canyon —4/26/2017 4:31 PM
The 2015 GMC Canyon comes from the factory with a great ride for a pickup but my wife needed less sharp impacts and head toss on our Colorado roads. These are a big improvement. Had trouble getting instructions on this newer truck until I found this link: http://coloradofans.com/forums/385-2nd-gen-how-tutorials/340993-how-remove-replace-front-strut-16-colorado-bilstein-5100-rha.html Thanks Autoanything for sticking with me.
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