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Old 02-22-2011, 08:22 PM
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have a full load 2008 hemi other than the hemi knock love the truck get about 14 mpg in town 21 on the highway canadian 50 k, thinking a bout a new one or should i keep what i have another 50 hp would be sweet
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Old 02-22-2011, 08:33 PM
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Just upgraded from a 2008 larime to a 2011 sport. Nice upgrade depending on what you are looking for. It rides a whole lot nicer. Seems to have a few more ponies but maybe all in my head. Interior is much nicer. The key to the upgrade for me is the dual exhaust, auto head lights, upgraded radio, remote start where I can turn the horn off.
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thanks budman, would you do it again?
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Yes, But I only have 500 km on the new one. Im actually kicking myself because I should have kept the old one and then bought a toy truck like a SRT10.
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I agree 100%, had an 06, loved it, Have about 15k on my 2010 and it's the best truck i've ever owned. Interior is much better than the gen 3's much more comfortable ride also
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Wait about 4 more months
in July the 2012 Generation 5 Rams will be coming out
bigger engine
6.2L 392 Cu. In.

better transmission from a German company, now used in BMW & AUDI
we will have eight-speed rear-wheel-drive transmissions in market by mid 2011 and to be followed by a nine-speed front-wheel-drive transmission. They are both all-wheel drive and hybrid capable

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Wait 5 months to possibly wait longer...your a patient man GTyankee.... It's only March 2nd!! Besides the deals have been really crazy!!

I just traded my 2008 for the 2011...I thought the 2008 front coils rode better over the torsion bar front suspension in my 2005....the 2011 has a noticeably better ride and significant seat of the pants power over the 2008. Also, the interior is much nicer and the touch screen stereo is crazy cool....Make sure you get the upgraded stereo...you won't regret it.
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traded in an 05 for the 11 much better ride plus got a great deal 10k off the outdoorsman
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