Bilstein 34-050491 | Bilstein Suspension Strut Cartridge
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Bilstein 34-050491 | B8 Performance Plus | Suspension Strut Cartridge

SKU 34-050491

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Bilstein B8 Performance Plus dampers are a performance upgrade to OE dampers designed to be paired with aftermarket lowering springs. These dampers offer application specific valve settings with a monotube design to bring out the best handling performance of a vehicle. Each damper is rigorously tested for quality that meets or exceeds OE standards. B8 Performance Plus dampers are the ideal solution for pairing with a lowering spring for improved handling and sportier look.

Product Specs for Bilstein 34-050491

  • Instructions:Installation Instructions
  • SeriesB8 Performance Plus
  • Warranty:Bilstein Warranty
  • UPC: 651860661070
  • MPN: 34-050491
  • Boot Included: No
  • California Proposition 65: WARNING: Cancer & Reproductive Harm - www.P65Warnings.ca.gov
  • Finish: Chrome Plated
  • Internal Design: Monotube
  • Lower Mount Type: Stem
  • Series: B8 Performance Plus
  • Upper Mount Type: Stem
  • Part Interchange:
    • Bilstein: F4-RE3-5049-H2; RE3-5049; F4-RE3-5049-H1; F4-RE3-5049-H0
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Bilstein 34-050491 Details

Bilstein B8 - Performance Plus

Bilstein B8 Performance Plus shocks and struts are an upgrade to factory dampers and are designed to be paired with aftermarket lowering springs. The shortened high-performance shocks guarantee the required spring tension for lowering springs and therefore support the sporting and dynamic driving experience. Each damper is rigorously tested for quality that meets or exceeds OE standards. They are the ideal solution for pairing with a lowering spring for improved handling and sportier look with the added benefit of Bilstein quality.

Features & Benefits:
  • For use with lowering spring sets and factory sport suspensions.
  • Enhanced safety and performance with lowering spring change.
  • Sporty feel while maintaining comfort.
  • Precision handling for optimized vehicle control.
  • Gas pressure technology.
  • Upside-down monotube technology available.
  • Individually fine-tuned during Bilstein road testing.

Vehicle Application Guide for Bilstein 34-050491

The 34-050491 Bilstein 34-050491 | B8 Performance Plus | Suspension Strut Cartridge is engineered to work with specific vehicles displayed below. Can't find your vehicle, or need assistance, please give us a call at 1-800-358-4751 or 1-989-755-0561. Browse the category Bilstein Shocks to view all vehicle makes and models.

YearMakeModelVehicle OptionInstallation Notes
1975 Porsche 911 S
Position: Front
RSR Version 2
Setting: 2405/1800
With OE Bilstein Suspension
1975 Porsche 911 Carrera
Position: Front
RSR Version 2
Setting: 2405/1800
With OE Bilstein Suspension
1976 Porsche 911 S
Position: Front
RSR Version 2
Setting: 2405/1800
With OE Bilstein Suspension
1976 Porsche 911 Turbo Carrera
Position: Front
RSR Version 2
Setting: 2405/1800
With OE Bilstein Suspension
1977 Porsche 911 S
Position: Front
RSR Version 2
Setting: 2405/1800
With OE Bilstein Suspension
1977 Porsche 911 Turbo Carrera
Position: Front
RSR Version 2
Setting: 2405/1800
With OE Bilstein Suspension
1978 Porsche 911 SC
Position: Front
RSR Version 2
Setting: 2405/1800
With OE Bilstein Suspension
1979 Porsche 911 SC
Position: Front
RSR Version 2
Setting: 2405/1800
With OE Bilstein Suspension
1980 Porsche 911 SC
Position: Front
RSR Version 2
Setting: 2405/1800
With OE Bilstein Suspension
1981 Porsche 911 SC
Position: Front
RSR Version 2
Setting: 2405/1800
With OE Bilstein Suspension
1982 Porsche 911 SC
Position: Front
RSR Version 2
Setting: 2405/1800
With OE Bilstein Suspension
1983 Porsche 911 SC
Position: Front
RSR Version 2
Setting: 2405/1800
With OE Bilstein Suspension
1984 Porsche 911 Carrera
Position: Front
RSR Version 2
Setting: 2405/1800
With OE Bilstein Suspension
1985 Porsche 911 Carrera
Position: Front
RSR Version 2
Setting: 2405/1800
With OE Bilstein Suspension
1986 Porsche 911 Carrera
Position: Front
RSR Version 2
Setting: 2405/1800
With OE Bilstein Suspension
1986 Porsche 911 Turbo Carrera
Position: Front
RSR Version 2
Setting: 2405/1800
With OE Bilstein Suspension
1987 Porsche 911 Carrera
Position: Front
RSR Version 2
Setting: 2405/1800
With OE Bilstein Suspension
1987 Porsche 911 Turbo Carrera
Position: Front
RSR Version 2
Setting: 2405/1800
With OE Bilstein Suspension
1988 Porsche 911 Carrera
Position: Front
RSR Version 2
Setting: 2405/1800
With OE Bilstein Suspension
1988 Porsche 911 Turbo Carrera
Position: Front
RSR Version 2
Setting: 2405/1800
With OE Bilstein Suspension
1989 Porsche 911 Carrera
Position: Front
RSR Version 2
Setting: 2405/1800
With OE Bilstein Suspension
1989 Porsche 911 Turbo Carrera
Position: Front
RSR Version 2
Setting: 2405/1800
With OE Bilstein Suspension
1989 Porsche 911 Speedster
Position: Front
RSR Version 2
Setting: 2405/1800
With OE Bilstein Suspension
1976 Porsche 912 E
Position: Front
RSR Version 2
Setting: 2405/1800
With OE Bilstein Suspension
1978 Porsche 930 Turbo
Position: Front
RSR Version 2
Setting: 2405/1800
With OE Bilstein Suspension
1979 Porsche 930 Turbo
Position: Front
RSR Version 2
Setting: 2405/1800
With OE Bilstein Suspension
1965 Porsche 911 Base
Position: Front
RSR Version 2
Setting: 2405/1800
With OE Bilstein Suspension
1966 Porsche 911 Base
Position: Front
RSR Version 2
Setting: 2405/1800
With OE Bilstein Suspension
1967 Porsche 911 S
Position: Front
RSR Version 2
Setting: 2405/1800
With OE Bilstein Suspension
1967 Porsche 911 Base
Position: Front
RSR Version 2
Setting: 2405/1800
With OE Bilstein Suspension
1968 Porsche 911 S
Position: Front
RSR Version 2
Setting: 2405/1800
With OE Bilstein Suspension
1968 Porsche 911 Base
Position: Front
RSR Version 2
Setting: 2405/1800
With OE Bilstein Suspension
1968 Porsche 911 L
Position: Front
RSR Version 2
Setting: 2405/1800
With OE Bilstein Suspension
1969 Porsche 911 S
Position: Front
RSR Version 2
Setting: 2405/1800
With OE Bilstein Suspension
1969 Porsche 911 E
Position: Front
RSR Version 2
Setting: 2405/1800
With OE Bilstein Suspension
1969 Porsche 911 T
Position: Front
RSR Version 2
Setting: 2405/1800
With OE Bilstein Suspension
1970 Porsche 911 S
Position: Front
RSR Version 2
Setting: 2405/1800
With OE Bilstein Suspension
1970 Porsche 911 E
Position: Front
RSR Version 2
Setting: 2405/1800
With OE Bilstein Suspension
1970 Porsche 911 T
Position: Front
RSR Version 2
Setting: 2405/1800
With OE Bilstein Suspension
1971 Porsche 911 S
Position: Front
RSR Version 2
Setting: 2405/1800
With OE Bilstein Suspension
1971 Porsche 911 E
Position: Front
RSR Version 2
Setting: 2405/1800
With OE Bilstein Suspension
1971 Porsche 911 T
Position: Front
RSR Version 2
Setting: 2405/1800
With OE Bilstein Suspension
1972 Porsche 911 S
Position: Front
RSR Version 2
Setting: 2405/1800
With OE Bilstein Suspension
1972 Porsche 911 E
Position: Front
RSR Version 2
Setting: 2405/1800
With OE Bilstein Suspension
1972 Porsche 911 T
Position: Front
RSR Version 2
Setting: 2405/1800
With OE Bilstein Suspension
1973 Porsche 911 S
Position: Front
RSR Version 2
Setting: 2405/1800
With OE Bilstein Suspension
1973 Porsche 911 E
Position: Front
RSR Version 2
Setting: 2405/1800
With OE Bilstein Suspension
1973 Porsche 911 T
Position: Front
RSR Version 2
Setting: 2405/1800
With OE Bilstein Suspension
1974 Porsche 911 S
Position: Front
RSR Version 2
Setting: 2405/1800
With OE Bilstein Suspension
1974 Porsche 911 Base
Position: Front
RSR Version 2
Setting: 2405/1800
With OE Bilstein Suspension
1974 Porsche 911 Carrera
Position: Front
RSR Version 2
Setting: 2405/1800
With OE Bilstein Suspension
1965 Porsche 912 Base
Position: Front
RSR Version 2
Setting: 2405/1800
With OE Bilstein Suspension
1966 Porsche 912 Base
Position: Front
RSR Version 2
Setting: 2405/1800
With OE Bilstein Suspension
1967 Porsche 912 Base
Position: Front
RSR Version 2
Setting: 2405/1800
With OE Bilstein Suspension
1968 Porsche 912 Base
Position: Front
RSR Version 2
Setting: 2405/1800
With OE Bilstein Suspension
1969 Porsche 912 Base
Position: Front
RSR Version 2
Setting: 2405/1800
With OE Bilstein Suspension

Customer Q&A - Bilstein 34-050491


Proven design technology, a superior manufacturing process and a commitment to quality control characterize the Bilstein shock absorber production process. At Bilstein over 40% of the production personnel are involved with quality control to maintain their industry-leading level of shock absorber efficiency and long life performance.

In this pursuit of excellence, Bilstein has received worldwide acclaim for quality shock absorbers that have set new industry standards. Setting high standards has always been a top priority with Bilstein and a consistent set of parameters and performance guidelines go into the development of each Bilstein shock application.

For more information on Bilstein shock absorbers and struts, or call us at 1-800-358-4751.

Bilstein Warranty

If a shock/strut malfunctions and BILSTEIN determines it to be defective, Bilstein will either replace it or repair it, depending on the term of the warranty based on the assembly's model type.


2 Year Limited Warranty - On B4 OE Replacement (Air) / Steering Racks.

Lifetime Limited Warranty - On gas pressure shock absorbers and struts for as long as you, the original purchaser, own your car. This covers B4 OE Replacement, B6 and B6 Performance, B8 Performance Plus, B12 Series, B14, B16, B6 4600, B8 5100, B8 5100 (Ride Height Adjustable), B8 5112, and B8 6112.

90 Day Limited Warranty - On B8 5125, B8 5150, B8 5160, B8 5165, M 7100 Series, B8 8125, M 9100 Series, M 9300 Series, BILSTEIN Club sport series.

What the warranty does not cover

Original equipment shock absorbers: if your vehicle was equipped with BILSTEIN from the factory (original equipment) warranty claims must be directed to the vehicle manufacturer.*

Improper installation, racing, driving competition or off-road use, modified use or applications other than Bilstein recommended vehicles, commercial vehicles, bent or broken rods showing abuse or abnormal wear, surface finish, boot or mounting hardware, rubber bushings are not covered.

Labor charges are not covered by any of the foregoing limited warranties.

You can view the full details of Bilstein’s warranty here.


How to get service

If a Bilstein product fails as a result of a manufacturer defect, contact us at Michigan Truck Spring for support. You can contact us by phone at 1-800-358-4751 or by using our contact form.

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