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Old 12-15-2010, 10:01 PM
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Hello, just saying hi, and while I had to write in truck owned to register, I do not have a Dodge yet.
Signed up to actually help me make my final decision.
The wife and I really like the 2011 Ram 1500, but now I hope to find out if they are reliable, or problematic before we buy.
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Hello Frank, welcome aboard the ForumZ. Great to have you. I have a brand new 2011 Crew Cab Sport 1500 5.7 and I love it.

Pros:
Room
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Drives nicely

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I do NOT like the MDS (can be turned off a couple of ways)
Plastic Rims

I know this isn't much but I have only had my 2011 about 10 days. Best of luck.
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Old 12-15-2010, 10:30 PM
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Hello Frank, welcome aboard the ForumZ. Great to have you. I have a brand new 2011 Crew Cab Sport 1500 5.7 and I love it.

Pros:
Room
5.7 Hemi
Drives nicely

Cons:
I do NOT like the MDS (can be turned off a couple of ways)
Plastic Rims

I know this isn't much but I have only had my 2011 about 10 days. Best of luck.
Thats what we test drove and like.
Its a 4x4 which is needed here in winter, crewcab, shortbox, with5.7 hemi, and 3.92 gears and posi rear differential.
It had a few extras on it also, like power sliding rear window, buckets up front and console, remote start, and a couple other items I forget.
After driving a new 2011 from 5 different brands, we like the Dodge the most.
Are they known for weak points, or major issues.
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Hello and welcome to the forum, glad to have you join us! I don't have a 2011, but plenty of 4th gen owners here who can field your questions, so feel free to post up, lots of great people and info here to help! Good luck with your purchase and I hope you enjoy the site!

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Old 12-15-2010, 10:35 PM
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Thanks Cajun, already have a nice feeling here, with all the nice welcoming posts from you and others.
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