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Replaced the shoes with 285/65/20 BFGoodrich ATs...pics later today.

Stubby stainless steel antenna as well...not sure I like it shiney so may paint or tape it.
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Replaced the shoes with 285/65/20 BFGoodrich ATs...pics later today.

Stubby stainless steel antenna as well...not sure I like it shiney so may paint or tape it.
Ordered a stubby also. All black on Amazon and it qualifies for Prime if you have it. It says 09-12 but I checked and it fits 13 as well.

http://www.amazon.com/The-Stubby-Ant...enna+dodge+ram
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Today I completely waxed it and also emptied my Catch Can. It's a challenge to keep it clean in the winter but one I am willing to do. Here is a dark pic of the result.

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^^^ Nice wax job...it's so cold here that I'm just not doing it. I did it a month ago in a hurry during the one nice day but I can't wait to get out and truly detail the truck. The Virginia house is one car garage...it's not happening in that thing. When I get back to Texas, we have a man size two car garage...a waxing heaven :-)


Here's the pics of the new tires and short antenna. I wrapped in black tape to subdue it a bit, I kind of like it that way.

285/65/20 BFGs for those interested. No rub and I do have the Mopar 2" lift kit, not level kit, hence the factory stance but taller.
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Ordered a stubby also. All black on Amazon and it qualifies for Prime if you have it. It says 09-12 but I checked and it fits 13 as well.

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That is perfect. Let me know how the reception goes with it. I taped mine up like a grip and I kind of like how it turned out. Shows me what it looks like black but with bright base and tip. When it gets nicer, I'll shoot a coat of flat black in place of the tape.
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^^^ Nice wax job...it's so cold here that I'm just not doing it. I did it a month ago in a hurry during the one nice day but I can't wait to get out and truly detail the truck. The Virginia house is one car garage...it's not happening in that thing. When I get back to Texas, we have a man size two car garage...a waxing heaven :-)


Here's the pics of the new tires and short antenna. I wrapped in black tape to subdue it a bit, I kind of like it that way.

285/65/20 BFGs for those interested. No rub and I do have the Mopar 2" lift kit, not level kit, hence the factory stance but taller.
^^^^ Nice Ram as well Looks like you did the same thing with the factory flares that I did! Are you happy with them ? Here is a better shot of my flares.

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Thanks, nice photo and location ^^^^

Flares - Mine are different, they are off a 2500 series truck so the flare end goes slightly past the light. Another forum member with a gunmetal color had shown me. Perfect look and I got them off eBay prepainted to my color code. OEM Mopar Ram 2500 flares.
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Thanks, nice photo and location ^^^^

Flares - Mine are different, they are off a 2500 series truck so the flare end goes slightly past the light. Another forum member with a gunmetal color had shown me. Perfect look and I got them off eBay prepainted to my color code. OEM Mopar Ram 2500 flares.
Thanks Yes on closer inspection I can see they are different flares but yes on the black these flares work great. Like those stripes BTW.
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