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Old 09-01-2012, 02:30 PM
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I'm moving in about a week for a work gig and will be staying in a bldg with underground parking.

The bldg management advises me an F-150 will fit in the garage but they don't know about the 2500 Ram and can't give me an actual precise minimum height for clearance.

My truck is stock and the only thing that might affect overhead clearance is the Headache Rack - I've done a quick mod so that I can remove it in about 5 mins if I get there and determine it'll make a difference.

Does anyone else park a stock 2500 Outdoorsman in an underground North American (Canadian) parking garage?
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All parking garages differ in height, and even from 1 end of the same level to the other, not to mention different levels.

Sadly, you'll just have to see.

I parked the truck in my avatar in a parking garage for awhile, but I could only use the ground floor (it was above ground). As I drove in, the sign warning you of the height drug across the top of the cab (was almost laying flat), and my cb antenna drug everywhere bad, so I ended up taking it off.

That truck sat way higher than your does (40" tires, 9" total lift), but I am not sure about an underground garage.
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remember, the highest point on your ram, not counting the headache rack, may be the Sirius antenna

view this site to get a better idea of anything about your Ram
http://www.rambodybuilder.com/2012/ram/2535mo.pdf
your Ram should be 80 inches high, on 17 inch tires, remember the antenna
same truck is 86.4 inches with the hood open
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TRCM got it, they all differ. Just try it out very carefully..
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Height

73.3-73.9 (1500 4x2)
74.1-74.8 (1500 4x4)
73.3-73.7 (2500 4x2)
75.7-77.7 (2500 4x4)
78.0-78.8 (3500)
79.8-80.6 in (4500/5500)Height73.3-73.9 (1500 4x2)

If my truck was four inches taller, it would hit the sprinkler head over my spot. But otherwise, it would still fit.
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There is a parking garage in a nearby city we work at sometimes. Some one pulled in with a 2 wheel drive F150 and it hit. I know my 4wheel drive 2500 with a leveling wouldn't fit in a lot of parking garages.
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I park underground and I mean underground. My Ram fits perfectly well but then, the tunnels are at least 20' high.
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