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

Reply
 
Thread Tools
  #1  
Old 08-10-2013, 02:21 PM
Darkflow Darkflow is offline
Dodge Ram Forum Newcomer
 
Join Date: Oct 2012
Location: Odessa, TX
Age: 27
Posts: 4
Gender: Male
Vehicle: 2010 Dodge Ram
Engine: 2009-20?? 345ci (5.7L) Hemi V8 390hp 407lb/ft
Rep Power: 0
Rep:10
Darkflow is on a distinguished road
Default Help with stepside hardware removal?

So I removed the step sides that came on my truck when I bought it a few months ago. I got the truck used so im not sure what brand step sides they are. I want to put them up for sale locally but the hardware (nuts, bolts, backing plate) is all still on the truck. I wasn't sure how to remove it, so I just re-tightened all the nuts down and left it like that.

I asked on the other forum but got no answers, so im hoping someone on here can help me out.

Do our trucks come with the hardware installed already?

The way it looks to me, it seems almost impossible for me to remove the hardware. As if its to big to fit through any of the wholes under there. I would appreciate any kind of help, and if you could let me know what the brand they may possibly be. It'll help me with a starting point for asking price.

Here's a pic of them...

Reply With Quote
Sponsored links
  #2  
Old 08-11-2013, 10:11 AM
06 BigHorn's Avatar
06 BigHorn 06 BigHorn is offline
Dodge Ram Forum Senior Member!
 
Join Date: Feb 2011
Location: Western PA
Age: 44
Posts: 558
Gender: Male
Vehicle: 2012 Dodge Ram
Trim Level: Express Quad Cab
Color: Deep Cherry Red
Engine: 2009-20?? 345ci (5.7L) Hemi V8 390hp 407lb/ft
Rep Power: 4
Rep:153
06 BigHorn has a spectacular aura about06 BigHorn has a spectacular aura about
Default

The hardware used in the factory holes is called a Rivnut. The insert expands behind the frame forming a nut. I would like drilling them would remove them.
__________________
It's a truck, not a cream puff
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 09:26 AM.


= 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