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Old 04-14-2010, 10:37 AM
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I recently moved into my first house 2 weeks ago with a 2 car garage. I made sure that the garage was tall enough and wide enough to fit the HHR in next to the Ram. However, when I backed Rocky into his new garage he wouldn't fit. He is literally 1.5 inches too long!!!! I am pissed!! If I was to take the back bumper off he would fit.

Does anyone have any suggestions???? Besides saying "It's a truck, it belongs in the driveway" as I got from my dad. I'm thinking about shaving down the studs in the garage, but I need my uncle's opinion before I do that since he is a builder/contractor.
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Welcome to the world of a QC Ram. Not many of us can fit our trucks in the garage. I'm a little bitter about it myself as well. My next house will be built with a garage with plenty of room for my truck. 22x20 just isn't enough.
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Leave the HHR outside and move the truck in at an angle.
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Welcome to the world of a QC Ram. Not many of us can fit our trucks in the garage. I'm a little bitter about it myself as well. My next house will be built with a garage with plenty of room for my truck. 22x20 just isn't enough.
It really bothers me because it fit in the 1 Car condo garage just fine!! I'll attach the picture for you.

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Leave the HHR outside and move the truck in at an angle.
Thought about it but I don't think that is an option, unfortunately
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Obviously the condo garage was more than 20' in depth. My garage is 20' deep and 22' wide. If only it were swapped...
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Maybe a roll pan or a custom low profile bumper.
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Build a bigger garage.

I can't even fit in the door of mine.
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If you have room, and can get a permit, extend the front of your garage by at least 1.5 feet...more if possible.

Mine won't fit into the garage, either. It's too tall and too long! But that's not a problem...my Chrysler fits and that's all that's needed.
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This is my biggest fear about my Ram as well. That it won't fit in my garage when I get it

So now i have a "Truck Fund" and a "House Fund"

I keep saying that I have to buy a house to put my Ram in before I buy a Ram

What is behind the side of the garage that the Ram is goin into? Maybe get one of those big vents, i dunno
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