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Old 01-01-2011, 03:16 PM
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I picked up this Ram 1500 QC 4x4 three days ago ($25,000 with cruise and power windows/locks/mirrors) and I am very pleased. I want to pay this truck off in 3 years before I retire, so I chose the ST with the 4.7.It has 3.55 gears, but I wish it had 3.92 with the LSD. I removed the plastic trim under the front bumper, which I think made a world-of-difference in the looks. The front end doesn't look so low. With all the reported problems with leveling kits, it doesn't look like I'll be installing one on this truck.


I had a Rhino Liner installed yesterday and the liner has the same texture as the Line-X, but a little softer. I had Line-X installed in my last two trucks and was a little reluctant. However, after looking at a few trucks with the TuffGrip liner, I was impressed. Plus, they offered $125 off. I used to discourage truck owners from having a Rhino liner installed, but not anymore.

I'm thinking about having the gears changed over to 3.92 within the next year to help with the 33s and pulling a bass boat.

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Old 01-01-2011, 03:23 PM
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Very cool on the purchase. Thanks for the pic!

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Sensor5 Welcome to the RamforumZ
Congratulations on your purchase, looks like it is something to be proud of

Please introduce yourself in the Newbies section, if you will
Also if you would take a minute & fill in the USER CP with the information requested in there, mainly the Rams information, year, cab style, engine, & drive train, it will help us to answer any questions that may come up down the road
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Welcome to the Z. Nice looking Ram.

We have a lot of forums for all kinds of topics, so you shouldn't have any problems finding a place to post questions.

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Beautiful truck ,,,, good luck
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Nice looking Ram...

So Rhino Liner is the one to get huh? I'm still looking at all of my options on a bed liner myself...
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Congrats on the new ride!! Thanks for the pics!! Reps!!
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