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  1. What would I need to run 38x15.5x20 on a 6" lift

    Suspension
    Hello, I need some advice. I would like to run 38x15.50x20 tires and 20x12 wheels on an 05 1500 QC 4x4... My initial plan was a full 6" suspension lift + 3" body but I know just how wide those tires are and I would need to do some trimming right? How could I avoid all the trimming? I also...
  2. 2014 Sport 1500

    2014 Dodge Ram Forum
    I was forced to sell my older 2004 Ram back in 2011 because I was deploying and my Wife was scared to drive the truck, below is what she looked like. I ended up buying a new 2011 Charger for my Wife: Now I am in Korea and the Wife keep telling me I look unhappy without my old truck so she...
  3. 2013 Dodge Ram 2500 Big Horn 4X4 Cummins Diesel

    2013 Dodge Ram Forum
    I have been looking at a 2013 Dodge Ram 2500 4X4 Big Horn edition with a Cummins turbo diesel. The switch for the 4 wheel drive it on the dash as a knob, instead of being a shift in the floor. Several friends have told me that they have heard of people having issues with the 4X4 locking up and...
  4. Leveling My Truck Without Creating a Rough Ride?

    Custom Chassis - Drive Line, Suspension - Leveling
    Just about two weeks ago, i got new rims put on my truck and the guys at Tire Barn told me that they would level my truck out too when they aligned it. So they did, using my torsion bars, but i don't know if its because my truck isn't a heavy duty or what but the farthest they could crank it up...
  5. 4X4 problems! Wont lock in!

    Custom Chassis - Drive Line, Suspension - Lifting
    hey guys. i had to put my truck into 4Hi last weekend and it worked just fine, but this week whenever i tried to put it in all it does is just blink on the dash. I use my 4 wheel drive alot so i really need a solution! thanks guys. any help is needed
  6. Flexing the Ram a bit

    Dodge Ram 4x4 - Offroad Discussion
    Yesterday me and a couple friends decided to go explore a couple back roads near Stave Lake just outside of Mission, BC. Most of it was pretty tame, just smooth gravel/dirt back roads. Eventually we found a road that led up a little higher into the mountain. It actually got a little more...
  7. Dakota; Sioux for friend or ally

    Dodge Ram 4x4 - Offroad Discussion
    I bought her a few months ago from some girl who thought the thing wouldn't sell because it had a V8. lol I jumped on it because it's a 4x4 that has 123k miles and she wanted 1,500. she said that it made a weird noise but she was selling it as is. I put gear lube in the BONE DRY transfer case...
  8. ReadyLift and rear blocks. Can i fit 37x12.50?

    Suspension
    ive had my truck with 31s with a little torsion bar crank but im now getting new tires and a 2.5" front readylift leveling kit and im thinking 2" rear blocks. i know the back will be fine for 35s or 37s but the front is what im concerned about. i can crank the torsions about another 1-2" plus...
  9. (4x4) Can I ditch the Torsion bars?

    Dodge Ram 4x4 - Offroad Discussion
    Whats up everyone, This is my first post on here. My apologies if this is in the wrong area. I have a 2003 ram 1500 4wd. I am constantly high centering on my torsion bars and the drop down bracket when I'm wheelin'. I have even ripped one of my torsion bars out completely and lost it in the mud...
  10. Finally upgraded

    2010 Dodge Ram Forum
    So I traded in the old love of my life last saturday for a 2010 ram crew cab 5.7 Sport 4wd. and now im back to all stock starting from ground zero, my plans are 4" suspension lift (which one do you guys prefer?) 3" Body, 37" Toyo's on 20" Ballistic Jesters, with Bushwacker pocket flares...
  11. Vibration in 4x4

    2011 Dodge Ram Forum
    So I have a problem. My 2011 dodge ram 4x4, in auto 4x4 and 4x4 lock, it vibrates really bad when taking off from a stop sign on dry pavement. Now I have a leveling kit in just 2.5" in front and 1.75" in the rear. I brought it into the dealer and they instantly said it was the leveling kit...
  12. Let's See Your Ram Working!

    LD RAM - General Discussion
    Helped a friend haul hay for his hobby farm. Crappy cell phone pic... 26 square bales. It just softened the ride out a little...:smiley_thumbs_up: So gang, let's see pics of your trucks doing what trucks were originally built for...hauling stuff!
  13. 2000 Ram Project. Ideas?

    LD RAM - General Discussion
    Waiting for me back home is my beloved 2000 Ram 1500 4x4 Sport (I always have to say all of that or I don't feel like I did my baby justice :smileup:). I'd argue to say she is probably one of the nicest 2000 Rams around. Please bare with me as I explain my current plan. I'm looking to buy a...
  14. What makes a 2nd Gen Sport a Sport?

    LD RAM - General Discussion
    I own a 2000 Ram 1500 4x4 Sport and I'm wondering what all does the Sport package include? I know some of the answers to this question but I would like know what others know. Thank you!
  15. Newbie with 4x4 vacuum issue

    5.2L V8 Specific Topics
    Hi, I recently bought a 2001 Ram 1500 with the 5spd manual and 4x4. The day after I got it home I changed all the oil :engine(5.2),transmission(NV3500),transfer case(np231d), and both front and rear diffs. Everything runs perfect on the truck except the 4 wheel drive. The front driveshaft...
  16. My 2003 Ram Build Thread

    Custom Dodge Ram - Complete Builds
    Here is my build thread for my 2003 Ram QC 4x4 Hemi.
  17. Time for some tires. Help me.

    Dodge Ram Wheels And Tires
    I have an 04 1500 4wd. The front is leveled and I am wondering what size of tire you guys are running on your rigs. I want to go taller than stock but how much bigger can I go. Any input would be helpful. Thanks guys.
  18. 4x4 Question n Stock Tires

    Dodge Ram 4x4 - Offroad Discussion
    Hey all, just a quick question for those of you with stock 20's and the stock tires (275/60/20) in the winter... did you have troubles throughout the winter especially as the temperatures got colder? (i.e. -25C/-13F) Also here is why I am typing in the 4x4 questions: We just had our first...
  19. Front bumper ideas?

    Body & Interior
    I just recently purchased a '99 1500 laramie SLT 4x4 ext cab. The previous owner had smashed the front end in pretty well, and I want to build a steel bumper to replace the bent one. I want somethin sturdy enough to blast a deer but don't want it to be too heavy. I was just looking to see if...
  20. 4x4 doesn't engage

    Cummins Diesel Specific Topics
    1997 2500 Diesel 5spd, went to engage 4x4, shift worked as usual, but noticed dashboard 4x4 light didnt light, then noticed truck was not in 4x4 even though shift lever was in 4H and 4L, tried forward and backward, moving shift to activate light, any thoughts out there?
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