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Old 09-13-2012, 01:18 AM
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Join Date: Jan 2012
Location: Basalt CO
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Vehicle: 2008 ram 2500 2wd
Trim Level: slt
Color: white
Engine: 2007-2011 409ci (6.7L) Cummins Turbo Diesel 350hp 650lb/ft
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The stock AAM 8 lug rearend was removed from the the truck and a winters xtremeliner quickchange was put back in its place.This rearend comes with a 2.0:1 ring and pinion,then by changing the spur gears ratios from 1.2:1 up to 3.33:1 can be achieved,with a 21 total possible ratios.
If ya buy all 11 sets of spur gears
Here's the xtremeliner quickchange when it arrived.

When the quick change was put in we set it on top of the springs using a set of new spring perches 'axle flip' style I guess.We call it a spring under setup.
Here's the axle in its new home

Here's the truck after the axle flip, it lowers the truck a bunch!! Its sitting on a set of 20 inch steel 1/2 ton rims and tires.

I cut also cut a full coil off each front spring to further lower the front end.
2010 Ram 3500 4DR longbed SLT 6 spd manual 4x4 cummins 6.7 tow pig! H&S Mini Maxx, Flopro exhaust, Valair twin disc clutch
08 Ram 2500 2wd,6.7 cummins, DAP, H&S performance Mini Max, MCC by Ryan, big single turbo, twin CP3 pumps,Hamilton Cam,Fully ported & polished head by MHP,Hellmann sidedraft intake.886hp to the wheels,1430lb/ft to the wheels.
B/DT record holder,El Mirage and Bonneville salt flats.

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