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Old 06-16-2010, 10:38 AM
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Default Understand on the gear. I ordered the highest I could get...

Originally Posted by Yotaman96 View Post
I was constantly getting 12-13mpg when I first got my truck. I wasn't happy at all. Ever since I passed 5k miles, I consistantly get 16-17mpg unless I tow something. I'm not impressed with the towing. Should have gotten the 3.92 rear.
on this truck(3.92) having regretted not getting the 4.10(I think that was the tall gear option) on my '08 2500 Cummins. I got the 3.73 on that truck thinking it would have plenty of torque to do whatever I threw at it and the 3.73s are just long enough to have it guessing gears a lot at ~65mph with some 35" tires on it. Towed ok but had to go back to a 33" to keep it from hunting all the time.
2010 Ram Laramie Crew 4x4, Inferno(mono) on Slate, All options, including BigSloshiTank
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