Originally Posted by pstern
I also understand that the tailgate badge will leave 3 alignment holes if left removed, but can I fit a the small badge in its place that comes on the big horn models?
Unfortunately no, this will probably not be possible. I say this, because the rear emblem is recessed within the tailgate or the entire size of the rear emblem.
The smaller badge may cover up the alignment holes, but I doubt it would be big enough to cover the entire recession.
Have you considered going with the Ram Eyes, rather than just removing the rear emblem? It makes it (arguably) sort of functional at that point.
Below is a link to the thread that I started when I did my Ram Eyes