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Hello,

I´m looking for a lowering on a 4x4 RAM1500 Year 09, but couldn´t find.

Where can I buy a kit??


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2wd's get lowered . 4x4's get raised .
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I respect you choice to lower your truck because some trucks do look good lowered. But you did buy a 4X4, it's kinda of a waste cuz once you lower it the 4x4 feature is going to be pretty much useless.
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here is one
i'll be geting this one for my 09 after new year
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Are you trying to make an all wheel drive fast truck?
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I don't understand why people think that it's wrong to lower a 4x4. He lives in Germany and I imagine he needs 4wd to get around in the winter. One of these trucks with a drop still sits higher than a car, so why would the truck be "useless". I'm sorry but I really get sick of people saying 4x4's are meant to be raised and 2wd's lowered. You aren't making the payments on his truck so he can do whatever he wants with it. It will still have all of the same load carrying capacity and it will be easier to get in and out of. <end rant>
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thx, here in germany we drive very fast on the "Autobahn".
There is no speed limit.
So I like to low down the truck and put high speed tires on.
In winter time its very helpful here with all the small streets and hills to have 4x4.
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I want too see it when it's installed. I like the idea. Goin to look sweet with some wheels.I lowered my 4x2. I'm in Texas. I stay on the hiways.
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I don't understand why people think that it's wrong to lower a 4x4. He lives in Germany and I imagine he needs 4wd to get around in the winter. One of these trucks with a drop still sits higher than a car, so why would the truck be "useless". I'm sorry but I really get sick of people saying 4x4's are meant to be raised and 2wd's lowered. You aren't making the payments on his truck so he can do whatever he wants with it. It will still have all of the same load carrying capacity and it will be easier to get in and out of. <end rant>
When you lower or raise a vehicle , your changing more than just looks . Your also changing pinion angles , driveshaft lengths , aerodynamics etc ... The aftermarket are geared up to make components figuring that 4x4s get raised and 2wds are getting lowered . And in his case where hes gonna be driving the Autobahn (high speed highway) and you now know why he wants to do it , if it's not right things can get ugly quickly . I wouldn't want to be in a vehicle that wasn't prepared correctly and traveling at high speeds like he wants . It's alot easier to raise a 2wd than lower a 4x4 . There isn't a big demand for lowering 4x4s so components aren't gonna be readily available . So if there are special components or pieces that are required to do this job , be prepared to pay to have custom pieces made . Could and will get expensive quickly .
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Can't wait to see how this goes. Good Luck!
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