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Bilstein Strut Bellows

I had a hard time finding any information on where or how to replace the front strut dust cover (also known as strut bellows). Strut bellows is totally new to me.

But, today I stumbled across this [Bilstein Service-7] - http://www.brothersperformance.com/m...service-7.html (for coilover)

And this [Bilstein Service-6] - http://www.maximummotorsports.com/Du...trut-P974.aspx (for non-coilover)

Gonna see if they fit.

Anyone else bought these things, and where did you get them?

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Are yours worn out?
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Are yours worn out?
Not sure what they look like. I just wanted to get new ones since I plan to build the coilovers before I remove the old ones. Didn't want to wait until the old ones came off. Just thought something like this would be easier to come across just on the sheer fact that lifted trucks may want certain colors and have them customized.

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You can find generic ones in various colors pretty easily. No need for them to be bilstein branded.
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That is the motherlode. Thx.

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That is the motherlode. Thx.
NP My 5100's came with black bellows
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My brand new HD's for the front (yellows) didn't come with boots at all....would these fit?

'06 silver 4.7 4x4, 2" Rough Country lift, 265/70/17 Goodyear Wrangler Duratracs, 17 x 8.5 MB V-Drive wheels, AEM Brute Force CAI, Optima Red Top, Bilstein HD struts up front, and a couple really cool stickers that add somewhere between 10-13 HP
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My brand new HD's for the front (yellows) didn't come with boots at all....would these fit?


They are universal.
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They are universal.
Much obliged.

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