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Old 12-11-2012, 09:15 AM
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So i decided that i wanted to pull the trigger on getting some 4.56 gears and LSD installed in my 2011 Ram 1500 since its lifted with 37" tires. I got a quote from eastern offroad in va, they quoted me $3,670.00 for the job. Does this seem high to anyone? i was expecting around the $2500 range
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No idea what the price should be but that is definitely higher then I would have guessed.
Im interested in doing this as well so the more info the better!
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Dang the closest place you found was in Norfolk? Or are you stationed there military? Your location says PA so I was just wondering. I saw a pricing somewhere on here for gear changing. I will search again for you.
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Dang the closest place you found was in Norfolk? Or are you stationed there military? Your location says PA so I was just wondering. I saw a pricing somewhere on here for gear changing. I will search again for you.
ha yea, that's the closest place to me that will touch a 11 rear end. I'm not worried about the drive, but the price kinda shocked me. Almost enough to make me contemplate trading for a lifted cummins
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ha yea, that's the closest place to me that will touch a 11 rear end. I'm not worried about the drive, but the price kinda shocked me. Almost enough to make me contemplate trading for a lifted cummins
~$2500 is ringin a bell to me. So as the others said your quote seems a little steep. I'm having trouble finding where I saw that at..I'll keep lookin when I have time.

But yeah it won't be a terrible drive. And after spending a couple thousand for the swap...whats a few extra bucks in gas? haha. You can go chill on the beach while you wait! Just be careful in the ghetto of Norfolk haha.
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Haha yea, i sure hope another shop pops up doing these for less
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ha yea, that's the closest place to me that will touch a 11 rear end. I'm not worried about the drive, but the price kinda shocked me. Almost enough to make me contemplate trading for a lifted cummins
I was quoted 3500 in Chicago for this exact job on a 12. Both of the front and rear carriers need to be replaced, some will machine them to fit and some will just replace them.
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Bro thats crazy!!! I just dropped mine off there this morning. Their opening up my rear again.

That price is rediculous. Why dont you just do a carrier and get it installed locally. That'd run the norm 2k
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Bro thats crazy!!! I just dropped mine off there this morning. Their opening up my rear again.

That price is rediculous. Why dont you just do a carrier and get it installed locally. That'd run the norm 2k
Why are they opening up your rear? Yea i thought the price was crazy also, what did they charge you and who did you talk to?
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Why are they opening up your rear? Yea i thought the price was crazy also, what did they charge you and who did you talk to?
They open it up and give it a peek and poke every 5k.

I wouldn't pay that shit that's for sure. My buddy got his 11 done for 2200 I believe, that's buying everything through them too. The nice thing about the shop is the lifetime warranty.
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