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 - General Discussion > 2012 Dodge Ram Forum


Notices

2012 Dodge Ram Forum For specific discussion of the 2012 Dodge Ram!


Latest Vendor News
AutoAnything
Addictive Desert Designs!
United Radio
Bayou Goat Mounts

Reply
 
Thread Tools
  #1  
Old 03-19-2013, 09:51 AM
Buzzard's Avatar
Buzzard Buzzard is offline
Dodge Ram Forum Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2012
Location: Ball Ground GA
Posts: 71
Gender: Male
Vehicle: 2012 RAM 1500 EXPRESS
Trim Level: EXPRESS
Color: True Blue Pearl
Rep Power: 0
Rep:20
Buzzard is on a distinguished road
Angry Flimsy front wheel well liners.

I hate the flimsy front wheel well liners on my EXPRESS. Do any other models come with heavier duty liners? Maybe 4x4 ?

Last edited by Buzzard; 03-19-2013 at 11:12 AM. Reason: clarification
Reply With Quote
Sponsored links
  #2  
Old 03-19-2013, 10:13 AM
Asur Asur is offline
Dodge Ram Forum Senior Member!
 
Join Date: Mar 2012
Posts: 6,850
Gender: Male
Vehicle: .
Rep Power: 14
Rep:4364
Asur has a reputation beyond reputeAsur has a reputation beyond reputeAsur has a reputation beyond reputeAsur has a reputation beyond reputeAsur has a reputation beyond reputeAsur has a reputation beyond reputeAsur has a reputation beyond reputeAsur has a reputation beyond reputeAsur has a reputation beyond reputeAsur has a reputation beyond reputeAsur has a reputation beyond repute
Default

Nope, 4x4 has flimsy also, I was going to see about those this spring, I hate the fact that the top of the shock is exposed to the elements, salt, water, and other junk piles up on top of the mount and will rust the crap out of them, I was thinking of attaching a rubber piece to the liner and having it drape down in front of the shock tower to help keep shit out of there. If anyone has seen anything that can do it please chime in.
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 03-19-2013, 10:20 AM
RPM666's Avatar
RPM666 RPM666 is offline
Blue Thunder
 
Join Date: Feb 2013
Location: Arlington, TX
Age: 32
Posts: 421
Gender: Male
Vehicle: 2012 RAM 1500 LL Limited 4x4
Color: True Blue
Engine: 2009-20?? 345ci (5.7L) Hemi V8 390hp 407lb/ft
Rep Power: 2
Rep:357
RPM666 is just really niceRPM666 is just really niceRPM666 is just really niceRPM666 is just really nice
Default

Nope, they're all crap. Easier to damage than you think too so always be careful when peeling them back.
__________________
S&B CAI // Flowmaster 50 Series HD // 2" Spacer Level // Lockpick V5 // Hypertech Interceptor // Cabin filter mod // BP Polished Catch Can // TonnoPro LoRoll Cover // 4 Digit Combo Console Vault // Escort 8500 X50 Blue // GumCreek Vehicle Holster
Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old 03-19-2013, 10:43 AM
lbram81's Avatar
lbram81 lbram81 is offline
Dodge Ram Forum Senior Member!
 
Join Date: Jun 2012
Location: Midwest
Posts: 507
Gender: Male
Vehicle: 2013
Trim Level: Express
Color: Mineral Grey
Rep Power: 3
Rep:99
lbram81 will become famous soon enough
Default

Great idea though! I would like to better support the Headlight Access Door, that seems to hang a bit on many I have seen including mine.
__________________
Real question is: Does Ram Quality Control Personnel really exists???


Taylor Swift IS NOT a country singer!
Reply With Quote
  #5  
Old 03-19-2013, 02:35 PM
AJKirton AJKirton is offline
Dodge Ram Forum Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2012
Location: Spindale, NC
Age: 34
Posts: 60
Gender: Male
Vehicle: 2012 dodge ram
Trim Level: Tradesman
Color: Black
Engine: 2008-20?? 287ci (4.7L) PowerTech V8 310hp 330lb/ft
Rep Power: 0
Rep:23
AJKirton is on a distinguished road
Default

I have thought about removing mine and rhino lining them. I think If I prep them right that they should hold up, and that would add some heft to them.
Reply With Quote
  #6  
Old 03-19-2013, 03:24 PM
RamTech's Avatar
RamTech RamTech is offline
Dodge Ram Forum Senior Member!

 
Join Date: Nov 2009
Location: Johnson City, TN
Age: 44
Posts: 12,120
Gender: Male
Vehicle: 2004 Dakota Club Cab 4X4
Trim Level: SXT
Color: Bright Silver
Engine: 2002-2008 226ci (3.7L) Magnum/PowerTech V6 215hp 235lb/ft
Rep Power: 14
Rep:1824
RamTech has a brilliant futureRamTech has a brilliant futureRamTech has a brilliant futureRamTech has a brilliant futureRamTech has a brilliant futureRamTech has a brilliant futureRamTech has a brilliant futureRamTech has a brilliant futureRamTech has a brilliant futureRamTech has a brilliant futureRamTech has a brilliant future
Default

I love the factory liners, but that's because they're easy for me to take out and get access to the exhaust manifolds.
Reply With Quote
  #7  
Old 03-20-2013, 08:04 AM
Buzzard's Avatar
Buzzard Buzzard is offline
Dodge Ram Forum Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2012
Location: Ball Ground GA
Posts: 71
Gender: Male
Vehicle: 2012 RAM 1500 EXPRESS
Trim Level: EXPRESS
Color: True Blue Pearl
Rep Power: 0
Rep:20
Buzzard is on a distinguished road
Default

I don't think the wheel wells in my 2008 were that flimsy. I wonder if I could swap.
Reply With Quote
  #8  
Old 03-20-2013, 08:20 AM
Gantman's Avatar
Gantman Gantman is offline
Dodge Ram Forum Senior Member!
 
Join Date: Mar 2012
Location: Ram Country
Age: 45
Posts: 1,963
Gender: Male
Vehicle: 2014 4x4 Regular Cab w/8ft bed
Trim Level: Tradesman 4x4
Color: White
Engine: 2013-20?? 345ci (5.7L) Hemi V8 395hp 410lb/ft
Rep Power: 4
Rep:974
Gantman is a splendid one to beholdGantman is a splendid one to beholdGantman is a splendid one to beholdGantman is a splendid one to beholdGantman is a splendid one to beholdGantman is a splendid one to beholdGantman is a splendid one to beholdGantman is a splendid one to behold
Default

Rhino lining sounds like a great idea.
__________________
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 08:37 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