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Old 04-23-2012, 03:24 AM
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So I am new to this forum... Had a 2000 4x4 Quad Cab and recently ordered my 2012 Crew Cab. Looking forward to seeing it in a few weeks!
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Old 04-23-2012, 03:33 AM
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your Ram will be one of the last 2012s to roll off the assembly line
They will close down for re-tooling the 2013s about the 2nd or 3rd week of June

Be glad that you won't have the funky shift rotating knob, instead of the handle shifter
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Hello and welcome to the forum, glad to have you join us and congrats on your truck, be sure to post some pics when you get it! So what do you have in mind for it, are you planning any mods? Lots of great people and info here, so any help you need, just ask and I hope you enjoy the site!

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Welcome to the forum,
This forum is full of great looking trucks; packed with great mod ideas and there are loads of knowledgeable and experienced people here.

AND - We all like pix! Got any to share?

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Welcome joining here is a great decision for any RAM owner so much knowledge and information here!
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Hello and welcome to the forum Mac......We are glad to have you here......Let us know when you get your truck......If there is anything that we can do to assist you please ask...

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Welcome to the forum!

Glad to see that you wound up on the Z. There are different sections of the forum set up specific to the generations if you need help in the future. It's also a great place to just hang around. General Discussions and I've heard of an "off Topic" section.

Not to forget the vendors that can help with any modifications you might like to personalize your vehicle.

Take some time and brows the site, maybe even make a few friends!

Newbie how tos is always a good idea. It might help to familiarize yourself with how-to's on using the site and is a good reference tool for the future. One of the most underused aspects is reputation. It's used to say thanks to a member that may have helped, or pointed you in the right direction.

The little scales of justice in the upper-right hand corner of their reply has it. Just click on it and add to their reputation.

Also try to remember posting if you have an issue with your Ram and solve it. That also helps other members solve their issues.


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Welcome! Enjoy the new Ram! There are a ton of brilliant people and some technicians as well (myself included) on here, and we will help in any way we can. Feel free to send me a message with any questions you may have. Any info you need, we have, and if we dont, someone can find it for you. I am a soldier and myself and a few other members are Mechanics by trade. Everyone has something to offer at the Z.

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Old 04-25-2012, 04:02 AM
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Thanks folks. The first mod will be a Tonneau cover. In fact that's what brought me here. I looked through all the feedback I saw on the forums and will soon be ordering a bakflip f1.

I agree that the losing the shifter in the '13 would be kind of a bummer. In fact, I'm kinda sad that I won't have a manual transfer case for the 4x4 like the '00 did. It was somehow reassuring to know that when I wanted 4wd, I could feel the connection getting made. But oh well, technology marches on.

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