Elka Suspension

'07-18 Chevy/GMC 1500 2.5 RR Coilover Kit 0-2" Lift

  • VENDOR: Elka Suspension
  • PART#: ELKA-90245
  • YOUR PRICE: Regular price $1,799.99

PRODUCT OVERVIEW:

Elka's 2.5 RESERVOIR coilover for the 2007-2018 Chevy/GMC 1500 features an external reservoir with increased oil volume for cooler operating temperature, providing better performance and consistency. These shocks are a good performance upgrade over OEM shocks.

SPECS:

  • Lift Range: 0 in. to 2 in. lift
  • Shock Model: 2.5 RESERVOIR
  • Shock Type: COILOVER
  • Reservoir Configuration: REMOTE
  • Body Diameter / Material: 56mm, ALUM.
  • Extended Length: 19.17 in.
  • Compressed Length: 14.72 in.
  • Stroke: 4.45 in.
  • Spring Rate: 700 lb/in
  • Spring OD / Spring ID: 4.56 in. (116mm) / 3.00 in. (76.2mm)

KEY FEATURES:

  • Firm and stable handling for driving on desert and fire roads (sports car feeling);
  • Plush compliance while off-road driving over washboard;
  • Strong ramping effect for extra bottom-out protection over large dips and washes;
  • Maximum articulation and traction for rock climbing.

BENEFITS

  • High-performance off-road capabilities
  • Improved handling and comfort for casual driving
  • Better traction
  • Provides leveling capabilities for better weight distribution
  • Increased protection against bottoming-out

RIDE ENHANCEMENTS:

  • Spring setup optimized for each setup
  • Better attenuation of vibration, leading to major noise reduction in the cabin (much less squeak and rattle)
  • Damping characteristics optimized for each truck and setup, providing a smoother ride
  • Increased comfort in both on road and off-road conditions, especially over washboard and square-edge impacts
  • More stable and more predictable handling
  • Reduced front-end diving when cornering or braking
  • Reduced rear-end bucking and lifting
  • Increased damping and spring rate for better handling when towing or loading truck

TECHNICAL FEATURES:

  • Massive 2.5 in. (56mm) hard-anodized aluminum body for cooler operation
  • Big bore design with less restricted oil flow for increased responsiveness and less fading
  • Internal hydraulic valving optimized for each vehicle platform
  • Built from CNC-machined and forged aluminum parts, aluminum bodies and premium-quality internal components
  • External remote reservoir with low-friction floating piston (1:1 ratio vs. main piston) providing additional cooling
  • DOT high-flow reservoir hose
  • Heavy-duty 3/4 in. (19mm) induction-hardened shaft
  • Triple sealing system with dust wiper, high-pressure step-seal and premium quality o-ring
  • Direct, bolt-on replacement that uses stock shocks location
  • Proprietary ultra-low friction, light viscosity semi-synthetic oil blend, ultra-resistant to high operating temperature

TECH INFO:

  • This configuration is for use with stock geometry and can accommodate 0 in. to 2 in. of lift with either stock or aftermarket upper control arms.
  • Ride height is preset from our factory at approximately 1.5 in. of lift at the front for a stock truck with stock tires, actual ride height may vary depending on wheels dimensions and upper control arms used.