1. Setting up diff gears

    Performance Mods - Engine - 5.7 Hemi V8
    Hey guys im rebuilding the rear diff its a 9.25 trac loc with 3.92 gears. she broke a few clutches but the gears are fine. shes living on the bench awaiting parts. doing the bearings and seals because piece of mind. youkon gear clutches and timken bearings. Do you guys like keeping your lash to...
  2. Front End Vibrations

    5.9L V8 Specific Topics
    I am at a loss... I have a abnormal front end vibration in my 98 ram 1500 (5.9 L, 4WD) and I can't pin point where it is coming from. I have moved the front tires to the rear (no sound movement). I had a bad wheel bearing and a cracked rotor and have since replaced both sides (bearings, rotors...
  3. Front End Vibrations

    I am at a loss... I have a nasty front end vibration in my 98 ram 1500 (5.9 L, 4WD) and I can't pin point where it is coming from. I have moved the front tires to the rear (no sound movement). I had a bad wheel bearing and a cracked rotor and have since replaced both sides (bearings, rotors, and...
  4. Best gear ratio for my truck

    Performance Mods - Engine - 5.9 Liter V8
    Hi there, I have a 98 ram 1500 sport with the 5.9 that came stock with 3.50 gears and a limited slip in the rear end. I was wondering how practical it would be to change the ratio to 3.73 or 3.90? Which would give me the biggest bang for my buck and will my transmission hold up?
  5. 3.92 gears and fuel un-economy!!

    2014 Dodge Ram Forum
    I have a 2014 4x4 Laramie with 3.92 gears, crew cab, air suspension, sun roof, 20' rims, 32 gallon tank... etc. I am getting only 13.9 to 14.5 mpg! My truck has about 2500 miles and the MPG since new is 14.5. Every time I fill up I reset my trip 2 counter and get about 400 miles out of a 28...
  6. trying to buy but 3.21!!!!

    LD RAM - General Discussion
    Hey guys please help me out here. I'm trying to buy, well find and buy a 2013 ram 1500 sport 4x4 fully loaded with 3.92 gearing with low miles. I haven't found one yet!! They are impossible to find. So my question is.... Is it practical to buy a 3.21 and pay to have the 3.92s put in?? I got a...
  7. 4.56 gears - parts? supplier? issues?

    2014 Dodge Ram Forum
    Hey guys, I'm seriously considering 4.56 gears. Problem is I've never done this and am in the dark as to what all the 2014 4WD requires specifically. I've heard talk of axle swaps, but also hear OE being modified. Whats the skinny on all of this? This is my daily driver so I prefer not...
  8. Shorty wires and rear diff gears

    Performance Mods - Engine - 5.7 Hemi V8
    Okay guys I am concerned if there are any side effects to running shorty wires, or even good things. Another thing my truck came with the ol 17s does that mean I have 3:55 gears?i do have the darn open diff. (one wheel wonder) . Regardless I'm wanting better torque and launch so what...
  9. Gears.

    Performance Mods - Engine - 5.2 Liter V8
    I am wanting to regear my truck to help compensate for my tires and to get more low end power. My biggest fit is going down the highway to school even smaller hills I have to kick it and it will run to 2500-3000 rpm to even Matain speed. Other cars, trucks I drive will not do this. I currently...
  10. What gears work best??

    Performance Mods - Engine - 4.7 Liter V8
    I have a '12 Ram 1500 and am looking into changing the gears in the rear end based on advice from this forum it seems like this will help me with acceleration and overall low end torque. I currently have the 3.55 gears and want to know what gearing I should look into for my application? I dont...
  11. Gear swap??

    5.7L V8 Specific Topics
    I have a 2004 Dodge Ram with 5.7L. I have done the basic bolt ons for power. I have cold air, throttle spacer, Diablo Trinity Tuner, 100 ZEX Nitrous, a power stall converter from Circle D but I have been reading and wondering if it woudl be beneficial for me to swap the diff out? I have never...
  12. Gearing Question

    2010 Dodge Ram Forum
    I have an 8" BDS lift on my 2010 2500 Hemi with 38" tires. Clearly, I need to regear, but I am wondering if the ideal gearing is going to be to go with 4.88. I do a mix of highway and city driving and am currently averaging 7.4 MPG with the beastly 38" toyo's. Any advice would help
  13. Need help how to get more power out of my 4.7 ram

    LD RAM - General Discussion
    I have a 2002 ram 1500 4.7 4x4 5 speed can someone tell me how I can get a little more power out of it, I'm looking for more low end power maybe cams?power chip? Thanks
  14. gearing question.

    Custom Chassis - Drive Line, Suspension - Lifting
    i know its been asked problem well over a million times but i cant find the answer. so maybe yal can answer it for me or direct me in the right direction! 2001 ram 2500 ext cab long bed dana 60s 46 re tranny 5.9l v8 magnum. i have a 5 inch lift with add a leaf in the back with 35 x 12.50 x 16...
  15. Cruise Control Problems

    Performance Mods - Engine - 8.0 Liter V10
    I recently put a set of 4.56 gears in my 96 2500 V 10. I have a speedometer calibrator and before I calibrated it when I was on the interstate and was going 75 mph my speedo said I was going 95 mph. When I tried to set my cruise control it would drop me down to 93 mph automatically. After I...
  16. Rear end questions

    5.2L V8 Specific Topics
    I just recently purchased another ram.. '98 1500 4x4 quad cab, 5.2, auto. It needs a rear end, the boy I bought it from had completely disassembled it and the ring and pinion had teeth broken. The tag says 3.9, the build sheet from Dodge says 3.92 with trac loc, and when I call looking at...
  17. Running 37's with stock gearing?

    LD RAM - General Discussion
    I have a 97 Ram 1500 4x4 with 7.5 inches of lift. My 35's look tiny so I want to get 37's. I have stock 1500 gearing and I know people say you need at least 4:10's for 37's but I dont want to re gear. I know my gas mileage would go down a lot but other than that would there me any mechanical...
  18. 4.56 gears LSD What Should I Buy?

    2011 Dodge Ram Forum
    2011 5.7 4x4 with 3.55 gears no LSD Thinking I want 4.56 with a locking diff or LSD Questioning 1. MPG 2. Acceleration 3. Locking or LSD 4. Which combo is the Best 5. What part of the warranty might i void/ is it really a big deal 6. Stock 20'' not looking to lift but future upgrade to a...
  19. 1500 7'' lift & 37''s help

    Custom Chassis - Drive Line, Suspension - Lifting
    So I am planning on getting a 7'' lift over the summer hopefully and I'm looking at the 37'' Nitto Mud Grapplers as my tire of choice. I am wondering: a) because it is a bolt-on lift, would installing it myself be a good idea? I don't really have any experience with this stuff but I definitely...
  20. Rear end confusion

    I was researching rear end prices cause i'm sure that since i just replaced the tranny...the rear end is the other notorious part that goes bad with these dodges.. i want to put a 98 rear and front axle assy in and kill 2 birds with one stone..have the 4.10 gears and have the increased axle...