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Old 09-16-2011, 02:20 AM
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Well my friends, i went to the Dealership & got a salesman to unlock the doors on a 2012 Ram

I was laying on the asphalt taking pictures & another salesman came up & i asked a few questions

1. who makes the rear end? Chrysler, Dana, or ZF ? no answer
2. what is the stock rear end ratio that comes in the Rams ? answer 4.11
3. what are the rear end ratios for the 2012? no answer
4. what is the transmission in the 2012 Rams? answer a 6 speed
5. why isn't there a rear axle ratio number written on the window sticker?
( the first Ram that i looked at only mentioned NON SLIPPING REAR AXLE,
the 2nd didn't even have a note about the axle ratio )
6. is the fancy lowered 2012 Ram still out by the Fleet/Internet Sales Office?
Answer, no it was already sold

Then he asked me why i was asking those questions & i told him that i was researching for a Dodge Ram website that thousands of people belong to, i may have exaggerated
Then i gave him the name of the site & he said that i knew more than he did. He then asked what other sites i used for information, I told him Allpar & Chrysler's Media Site, I forgot to mention that he could learn more by going to the DealerConnect website, that we can't get access to.

Here is where you all come in, i/we need input on these images, for me they are going past too fast, but here they are

http://img41.imageshack.us/slideshow...149747dk1.smil
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Old 09-16-2011, 06:06 AM
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2. Wrong
3. 3.55 is standard gearing
5. The late 2011s were the same way. Only ones with 3.92 gears had it listed
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Garner is right if it is not on the window sticker it is a 3.55
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I guess that i need to explain that where i typed
ANSWER, it was the sales mans reply to MY question
he didn't know anything about what he was selling

The slide show didn't allow proper viewing of the pix, so i will post them separately, i would like the pictures commented on, someone should be able to explain them
each image can be enlarged 2 times for easier viewing

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the next set(s) are just images that i took of the 2012s that were on the lot
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I guess that i should have mentioned 2012 images of the Ram, pix that you can't find on websites
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2. Wrong
3. 3.55 is standard gearing
5. The late 2011s were the same way. Only ones with 3.92 gears had it listed
Wouldnt the 3.21 also be listed? Its still listed as an option on the 2012 5.7L.
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