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Motorhome swaying I would like info on putting bilstein shocks on my 99 class c Ford e450 motor home to help with swaying problem. Has anyone had this problem also and how did you solve it. Thanks

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  • Marshall Gregory Sep 19, 2013

    I used both steel sidewall tires, such as Michelin XPS RIB, AND rear aftermarket sway bar. These added as much stability as possible. Also, used heavy duty Bilsein shocks. In hindsight, should have used heavy duty on the front and standard on rear.All this was on a '98 E450 class C.

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I installed Bilsteins on my 2004 E450 based Class C and they helped reduce sway noticeably. However, the most significant improvement came after replacing the OEM sway bars with Hellwigs. The coach now rides essentially flat.

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