DODGE RAM FORUM - Ram Forums and Owners Club! - Dodge Truck Forum

Go Back   DODGE RAM FORUM - Ram Forums and Owners Club! - Dodge Truck Forum > Dodge Ram Forum - Mod Zone - Custom Dodge Ram Mods - Dodge Ram Performance > Custom Dodge Ram Exterior Modifications - Body Mods - Body Kits


Notices

Custom Dodge Ram Exterior Modifications - Body Mods - Body Kits All custom mods on the outside of your Dodge Ram. Custom Dodge Ram Body Kits, Custom Paint, Grilles, Camper Tops, Bed Liners, etc.


Latest Vendor News
AutoAnything
Addictive Desert Designs!
Bayou Goat Mounts

View Poll Results: SUBDUE OR NOT?
SUBDUE 12 92.31%
leave the chrome/silver 1 7.69%
Voters: 13. You may not vote on this poll

Reply
 
Thread Tools
  #1  
Old 04-11-2012, 01:28 AM
Ramfd's Avatar
Ramfd Ramfd is offline
Dodge Ram Forum Senior Member!
 
Join Date: Jul 2011
Location: Cordova, Tn
Age: 39
Posts: 571
Gender: Male
Vehicle: 2009 ram 1500 QC 2wd
Trim Level: Big horn
Color: Brilliant black pearl
Rep Power: 4
Rep:150
Ramfd has a spectacular aura aboutRamfd has a spectacular aura about
Default SUBDUE or NOT?!?!

SUBDUE?

OR NOT?

SUBDUE?

OR NOT?
__________________
Belltech 2/4 Drop, Mufflex delete, aFe stage II intake, Pace Edwards Jackrabbit bed cover, Rhino Linings Spray in bed liner, Debadged, Red LED bed lighting, Airlift 1000 kit (part# 60824), Nitto 420s 285/50/20
Reply With Quote
Sponsored links
  #2  
Old 04-11-2012, 10:09 AM
DOZER's Avatar
DOZER DOZER is offline
Dodge Ram Forum Senior Member!
 
Join Date: Mar 2011
Location: Beacon, NY
Age: 49
Posts: 709
Gender: Male
Vehicle: 2006 Ram 2500 Quad cab 4x4
Trim Level: ST
Color: Atlantic Blue
Engine: 2003-2008 345ci (5.7L) Hemi V8 345hp 375lb/ft
Rep Power: 4
Rep:140
DOZER will become famous soon enoughDOZER will become famous soon enough
Send a message via Yahoo to DOZER Send a message via Skype™ to DOZER
Default

Tough choice. Looks good either way.
__________________
'06 2500 ST 4x4 Quad cab, Vararam CAI, Bed/Hood stripes, Vent visors, Bully tailgate lock, Moto Metal 909 18x9, Nitto Terra Grapplers 295/70/18 HBS 2" level, Bilstein 5100's, Bushwhacker flares, 5000K HID's, Diablo Trinity 87 tune, LineX, Bakflip F1.
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 04-11-2012, 10:13 AM
wvcoolvinilla wvcoolvinilla is offline
Dodge Ram Forum Senior Member!
 
Join Date: Apr 2009
Location: Charleston, WV
Posts: 754
Gender: Male
Vehicle: 2011 Ram 1500 Outdoorsman 4x4
Trim Level: Outdoorsman - Rambox
Color: Black Crystal - Gray
Engine: 2009-20?? 345ci (5.7L) Hemi V8 390hp 407lb/ft
Rep Power: 6
Rep:83
wvcoolvinilla will become famous soon enough
Default

I voted crome.. need some bling IMO
Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old 04-11-2012, 09:24 PM
kewlguy53403 kewlguy53403 is offline
Dodge Ram Forum Senior Member!
 
Join Date: May 2011
Location: Milwaukee
Age: 37
Posts: 287
Gender: Male
Vehicle: 2011 Dodge Ram Sport
Trim Level: Sport
Color: Black
Engine: 2009-???? 345ci (5.7L) Hemi V8 390hp 407lb/ft
Rep Power: 0
Rep:25
kewlguy53403 is on a distinguished road
Default

I am ok with chrome, I have rails, wheels and steps myself but I like the subdued look on your truck alot!
__________________
Raptor Step & Bed Rails | K&N | BakFlip HD | Halo Proj. LIghts | Recon Brake Lights | DDM HIDs | Big Rig Lights | Night Raider Taillight Bar | Volant CAI | Magnaflow 18 | MGP Caliper Covers | Lower Billet Grill | 20% Tint | Blistein 5100 @ 2.8 | 34" Tires | Dipped Chrome
Reply With Quote
  #5  
Old 04-12-2012, 05:54 AM
SS4Luck's Avatar
SS4Luck SS4Luck is offline
Dodge Ram Forum Senior Member!
 
Join Date: Aug 2011
Location: Pleasant Lake, MI
Posts: 3,069
Gender: Male
Vehicle: 2012 1500 Crew Cab
Trim Level: Big Horn 4x4
Color: Bright White Clearcoat
Engine: 2009-20?? 345ci (5.7L) Hemi V8 390hp 407lb/ft
Rep Power: 5
Rep:310
SS4Luck is a jewel in the roughSS4Luck is a jewel in the roughSS4Luck is a jewel in the roughSS4Luck is a jewel in the rough
Default

i say take the badges off and paint the housing black but leaving the lens clear for the chrome reflectors. Perfect balance. Check out Candy08's healights
__________________

2011 Big Horn 4x4 -SnowWhite-
1 7/8ths catless ARH ceramic coated longtubes - Sport mirrors-55W 5000K HID low and fogs-LED EVERYTHING
Reply With Quote
  #6  
Old 04-12-2012, 02:36 PM
Ramfd's Avatar
Ramfd Ramfd is offline
Dodge Ram Forum Senior Member!
 
Join Date: Jul 2011
Location: Cordova, Tn
Age: 39
Posts: 571
Gender: Male
Vehicle: 2009 ram 1500 QC 2wd
Trim Level: Big horn
Color: Brilliant black pearl
Rep Power: 4
Rep:150
Ramfd has a spectacular aura aboutRamfd has a spectacular aura about
Default

Well I debadged last night, and I think i am going to replace the head light with the quad lamp black housing. I may end up wrapping the wheels in. Carbon fiber, or paint. But I don't have much luck with paint holding up on wheels.
__________________
Belltech 2/4 Drop, Mufflex delete, aFe stage II intake, Pace Edwards Jackrabbit bed cover, Rhino Linings Spray in bed liner, Debadged, Red LED bed lighting, Airlift 1000 kit (part# 60824), Nitto 420s 285/50/20
Reply With Quote
  #7  
Old 04-12-2012, 02:37 PM
Ramfd's Avatar
Ramfd Ramfd is offline
Dodge Ram Forum Senior Member!
 
Join Date: Jul 2011
Location: Cordova, Tn
Age: 39
Posts: 571
Gender: Male
Vehicle: 2009 ram 1500 QC 2wd
Trim Level: Big horn
Color: Brilliant black pearl
Rep Power: 4
Rep:150
Ramfd has a spectacular aura aboutRamfd has a spectacular aura about
Default

Is it just me or does the blacked out truck look like it set lower?
__________________
Belltech 2/4 Drop, Mufflex delete, aFe stage II intake, Pace Edwards Jackrabbit bed cover, Rhino Linings Spray in bed liner, Debadged, Red LED bed lighting, Airlift 1000 kit (part# 60824), Nitto 420s 285/50/20
Reply With Quote
  #8  
Old 04-14-2012, 10:54 PM
tclark's Avatar
tclark tclark is offline
Dodge Ram Forum Senior Member!
 
Join Date: Dec 2011
Location: Carencro, LA
Posts: 141
Gender: Male
Vehicle: 2009 Dodge Ram QC
Trim Level: SLT
Color: Deepwater Pearl
Engine: 2009-20?? 345ci (5.7L) Hemi V8 390hp 407lb/ft
Rep Power: 0
Rep:10
tclark is on a distinguished road
Default

I agree with the black headlight housings, also do the fog lights. I saw a guy on you tube who vinly wrapped his civic wheels. Its not permanent but I think it would hold up better than paint or plasti dip. And the chrome rear bumper can be wrapped too.
Reply With Quote
  #9  
Old 04-15-2012, 01:11 AM
Ramfd's Avatar
Ramfd Ramfd is offline
Dodge Ram Forum Senior Member!
 
Join Date: Jul 2011
Location: Cordova, Tn
Age: 39
Posts: 571
Gender: Male
Vehicle: 2009 ram 1500 QC 2wd
Trim Level: Big horn
Color: Brilliant black pearl
Rep Power: 4
Rep:150
Ramfd has a spectacular aura aboutRamfd has a spectacular aura about
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by tclark View Post
I agree with the black headlight housings, also do the fog lights. I saw a guy on you tube who vinly wrapped his civic wheels. Its not permanent but I think it would hold up better than paint or plasti dip. And the chrome rear bumper can be wrapped too.
yea that's funny I saw the same video, that's what kind of convinced me to go that route. I didn't think about the rear bumper. now I have three options for the bumper, Paint, powder coat and vinyl rap.
__________________
Belltech 2/4 Drop, Mufflex delete, aFe stage II intake, Pace Edwards Jackrabbit bed cover, Rhino Linings Spray in bed liner, Debadged, Red LED bed lighting, Airlift 1000 kit (part# 60824), Nitto 420s 285/50/20
Reply With Quote
  #10  
Old 04-15-2012, 01:32 AM
tclark's Avatar
tclark tclark is offline
Dodge Ram Forum Senior Member!
 
Join Date: Dec 2011
Location: Carencro, LA
Posts: 141
Gender: Male
Vehicle: 2009 Dodge Ram QC
Trim Level: SLT
Color: Deepwater Pearl
Engine: 2009-20?? 345ci (5.7L) Hemi V8 390hp 407lb/ft
Rep Power: 0
Rep:10
tclark is on a distinguished road
Default

Well you can wrap damn near anything. Not sure if they make vinyl that would math your paint. I kinda imagine the do cause all the different graphics and logos that companies use when they have their vehicles wrapped. Its not a permanent fix but it might be a cheaper one. I was kinda thinking about doing my interior trim with it instead of paint.
Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


Advertisement






All times are GMT -4. The time now is 09:44 PM.


= Copyright RamForumZ.com a Gigathreads.com Network Site =Ad Management by RedTyger
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
vB.Sponsors


=Gigathreads Network=
CLUBS MOPAR NATION DSM GPMM MAMM JAM
DIESEL Diesel Forum      
CHEVY Chevy Camaro Forum Chevy Volt Forum    
CHRYSLER Chrysler 300C Forum      
DODGE Dodge Avenger Forum Dodge Caliber Forum Dodge Challenger Forum Dodge Charger Forum
  Dodge Circuit Forum Dodge Hornet Forum Dodge Magnum Forum Dodge Nitro Forum
  Dodge Ram Forum Dodge Dakota Forum Dodge Durango Forum Dodge Dart Forum
FORD Ford Raptor Forum Ford F150 Forum Ford F100 Forum  
JEEP Jeep Forum      
PONTIAC Pontiac G8 Forum      
SRT SRT Viper Forum SRT Cuda Forum