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Old 12-30-2010, 06:57 PM
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2 WD with a 5.7 only have a 6200 lb rating?I thought the higher the ratio,the more towing capicity..........JB.
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i think it's more frame rating then the gear ratio...
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Actually the max trailer is 5,000. In looking at the body builder's guide it looks like the 285/40R22 tires are the key issue here when compared to the other regular cab 2wd SWB Rams.
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Think I came up with an answer to my question......R/T does not come with a hitch and the 5K rating is using the bumper.Mine has a class 4 hitch and maximum duty engine cooling options...Seems like it is set up for heavier towing........JB.
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