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Old 08-20-2011, 05:34 PM
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Anyone know the diameter of the front brakes on the Ram?

Apart from that, how is overall stopping power unloaded?

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Im not sure how big the rotors are but I know my reg cab truck stops great.
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I'm with Leroy...by truck stops on a dime...no doubt!
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I remember reading about the Caliber SRT and I believe they said the brake rotors were taken from the Ram, and it was a 15 inch Rotor.
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I know 16" wheels won't fit on the 2011 ram regardless of trim so I'm guessing at least a 15" front rotor. Vented of course. I may want to switch out to some cross drilled because mine really feels like it fades when hitting the heavy hills even though they are pretty big. They just don't want to stop a 6k lb truck!
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They are 13". The Baer upgrades aren't even 15".
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Maybe 15" with the caliper and all sticking out there. I know a 16" wheel will NOT fit on a 2011 whatsoever due to the brakes. 17 is the smallest wheel out there that will fit.
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Rotors are 13.1" or 13.4" iirc. They're not 15", no truck has rotors that big even the 3/4 and 1 ton trucks

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The SRT10 trucks had 15" front and 14" rears. The 2004 had two-piston fronts, 2005 and 6 got four piston fronts. Has anyone tried to put the SRT brakes on a 4th Gen?
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