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Old 05-04-2011, 04:41 PM
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Got mine done today. In at 8:00 out at 9:00
Service department flipping out - never saw an R/T before !
Lol I know exactly what you mean, the dealership I bought my R/T from had never even seen an R/T before. They didn't even know what an R/T was until I explained it to them. Can you picture that? A 17 year old telling the salesmen about the trucks that salesmen is trained to sell!
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Old 05-04-2011, 05:39 PM
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Lol what dealers were those? My aunt's dealership(where I got mine) has had a ram R/T for every model year from 09-11, saleen 570 challenger, about 5 inaugural 392 challengers, vipers, etc. so they know they're specialty cars
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I got mine at James Hodge on Paris, Texas. Wow those are some pretty sweet rides..not a lot of dealers in Texas have R/Ts though.
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I got mine at James Hodge on Paris, Texas. Wow those are some pretty sweet rides..not a lot of dealers in Texas have R/Ts though.
That's probably why, Paris is a small town so they probably don't need all the specialty models; just the standard ones. And yeah that's the good thing, less R/T in Texas means the more exclusive we seem
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Yeah, so they just brought one in from Dallas. Being so rare is a good thing, and a bad thing. For instance, when my friends first saw my R/T, their first question was 'Does it have a V8?' People really don't even know what an R/T is.
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Yeah, so they just brought one in from Dallas. Being so rare is a good thing, and a bad thing. For instance, when my friends first saw my R/T, their first question was 'Does it have a V8?' People really don't even know what an R/T is.
Hope you showed them what a R/T can do
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Oh they know what an R/T can do..I showed them
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I called for an appointment and they are having to order the parts. Seems to me they would send the dealers some parts when the recall notice went out so they could be ready.
Getting this back on track. I went in for my recall almost three weeks ago. My truck just rolled past 4k. When I brought the Truck in they had no idea what the recall was. Well as mentioned before its a new Diff plate which allows for better flow and lubrication. The dealer didn't have the part so they had to order it. My dealer said they are on back order and Chrysler only ships out one per dealer every 14 days. Because while needing to replace ours they are putting the same cover on the new builds as well.

My truck was number 2,000 on the list three weeks ago and I am still waiting. will update when I actually get one haha. Who knows the rear end my seize by then.
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Uh oh..that scares me. I really want to get mine fixed as soon as possible. Sometimes when I'm cruising, it suddenly jerks as though there's something wrong with the transmission but I'm pretty sure its this rear end that's doing it.
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Funny story, my dad's 2010 1500 ST had that happen on the way to work one day. It locked up and broke the front of the rear end off. At the shop they said the nut holding the pinion in had backed off leading to the bearing wear. So yeah, I'd get it fixed ASAP.
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