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I am getting my first truck, but unfortunately it is not a 4x4. I planned on getting the Eaton TrueTrac Detroit Locking Differential, but I cannot figure out if they will fit a 2005 Dodge RAM 1500. If any of you have a RAM with those lockers or maybe could suggest a different locker for me that would be great. Keep in mind this truck will be driving me to and from school every single day. Any and all help is appreciated.
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Thanks man! Yeah, I'm only 16 and I really don't know too much. I am hoping forums like these will teach me lots about trucks and all that shit.
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I am getting my first truck, but unfortunately it is not a 4x4. I planned on getting the Eaton TrueTrac Detroit Locking Differential, but I cannot figure out if they will fit a 2005 Dodge RAM 1500. If any of you have a RAM with those lockers or maybe could suggest a different locker for me that would be great. Keep in mind this truck will be driving me to and from school every single day. Any and all help is appreciated.
So did you ever get the locker? The detroit is my personal favorite. I had one on my 02 Silverado and it saved my tail more times than I could count. I am disapointed that my 10' RAM only has a LSD as the upgrade.
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Nope never ended up getting it. Price wasn't right at the time and I will be upgrading back to a 4x4 within the next year. I could have use it tonight though, I got stuck in a little mud in a field. I had to get my friends Dmax to pull me out after the football game hahah
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The 4wd pays for itself the first time you get stuck in my opinion. I will never own another 2wd truck again. The LSD dodge gives as an option is decent but it is still not a detroit locker in my opinion. Good luck with the upgrade. Dodge really did a nice job with the new 09+ refresh of the RAM IMO.
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