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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 03-22-2015, 07:27 PM Thread Starter
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w108 rear shocks

I have a 1972 280SEL and need new rear shocks. Can anyone provide the correct Bilstein part number for my car? And am I correct in thinking that this is the brand of shocks that I should get? More expensive than other brands, but from what I've heard these are the ones I want.
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108 320 01 31 ,you can also use the sachs brand , KYB [ japan ] was also a brand that i use in the past .
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post #3 of 3 (permalink) Old 03-25-2015, 06:49 PM
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If you want to replace the front shocks at the same time I have a New pair of Bilstein's I am selling:
$150 shipped
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