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Old 11-28-2012, 10:28 PM
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What are the first mods I should do to my new 2012 Ram 1500 Laramie? I am new to this site and new to a pickup truck as well! Any input would be great!
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Get the cabin air filter mod from geno's garage, keep your inside of the truck less dusty, these trucks dont have a cabin air filter, worth every penny,

the rest depends on what you want to do, drop it? lift it? tonneau cover? HID lighting?, better wheels? remove the rake? it depends on you, and where your going with this truck and what you like. Give more info and others will chime in with lots of idea's, also check out the complete builds, lots of idea's in there
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I'd say you want some sort of bed protection (spray-in, bedmat, bedrug, etc), and some sort of tonneau cover (hard, soft, roll-up, flip, etc.). If you don't have step bars/running boards already, you'll probably want them as well (for the ladies). Once the basics are done, go wild. Start improving the poor factory sound system, Air intake, muffler swap, etc.
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And a lighting upgrade. Stock headlights do not have much in the way of brightness. HID's or, at a minimum, ultrstar bulbs from Sylvania. I did these to hi, lo, and fog. The fogs I like. So-so on the hi and lo. Retro Solutions is the HID source. He is a sponsor here and seems to be very well thought of. I'll probably call him tomorrow about my low beams and some LED interior lights.

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covers, liner, cabin air filter..... the list goes on and on.
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Easiest, and IMO cheapest mods to start with...
  • Tonneau cover (most expensive of this list - I suggest looking on eBay )
  • Upgrade your stock headlight bulbs (all six - highs, lows & fogs) I used Sylvania Ultras.. to save you time, you will need 9005 for highs, H11 for lows and H10 for fogs
  • K&N Drop in air filter is never a bad idea
  • In-cabin air filter mod.. easy, cheap and convenient.. Geno's Garage to your door, under $40
  • And your truck is black, so I won't mention the cheapest of all mods.. the free 20 minute mod of removing b pillar tape.. but keep in mind for any future, non-black Ram
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is this the cabin air filter everyone here keeps mentioning?

http://www.genosgarage.com/DODGE-RAM...fo/GG-CFF1012/
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Tires, mufflex, leveling kit, cabin filter, catch can, floor liners, tonneau cover, and like everyone says the sky is the limit when it comes to mods
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This is a thread that can go on and on.....LOL

Start with the most expensive and work your way backwards
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