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Old 09-30-2009, 10:01 PM
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I have a chance to buy a 2008 dodge 1500 truck manual.
I have a 2009 quad cab 1500 5.7 truck.
Could I get by with the 08 manual?
what are some of the big differences between the two years?
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Just about everything is different unfortunately...
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yeah pretty much...more hp, more tq, body style is different,
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Well i'm curious why you want the 2008? As far as I know the 09 should excell in most aspects over the 08.
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Do some searching around on ebay . Found a factory shop manual on cd for my 300 SRT8 and paid $25.00 . It's the real sh** . Sure someone will have one on there soon .
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Hello!!! Did everyone forget that the 09 has a coil rear suspension. Rides so much better, and handles like a dream.
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I'm having trouble finding an '09 service manual.
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did you buy the truck new? dealer or ebay would be my guess the 08 manuel wont help you any
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