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Old 06-09-2014, 12:06 PM
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I just bought a set of AMP Powersteps for my 2010 Ram 1500. After talking to a few mechanics/installers they all suggested not to go through with the install and said they refused to do it because the install kit wasn't made properly for the truck model. Primarily, they said that there was a lot of cutting involved in order to rig it up. Has anyone installed these on a 2010 and been successful or had problems?
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To be more clear, the issue is that the boards do not sit flush when in the retracted position because of the farm of the 2009-2012 Ram. That is what I have been told at least.
Because of the farm of the 2009-2012 Ram? What's that supposed to mean exactly?

There's absolutely no issue installing them on a 2010 Ram 1500. It would be exactly the same as my 2012. There is absolutely no cutting involved. The only extra work you have to do if your truck didn't come with OEM steps is that you have to install the rivnuts and backing plates into the backside of the rocker panel. Not difficult to do at all.... Then it's just bolting on the arms and boards and wiring them up to the TIPM. I'd say you need to go find another installer that actually knows what's going on.
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