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  1. Can i put a 2500/3500 rear axle assembly on too a ram 1500

    Custom Chassis - Drive Line, Suspension - Lifting
    Howdy, im 16 and in FFA which means ill need to do a lot of heavy towing but i own a 2005 ram 1500. I was wondering if i could take a rear axle assembly off of a heavier duty truck and put it on mine too increase the towing capacity. if not what else could i do.
  2. 2004 Dodge Ram 1500 2wd rear end

    5.7L V8 Specific Topics
    I have an 04 1500 2wd that was missed by recall on the rear end problem these trucks have. what I need to know is what year rear ends will fit this truck Its a SLT 4 door short bed with the 5.7 hemi it has 3.55s in it but I know a 3.92 will work also. Am I limited to only 02 to 04 trucks for a...
  3. 3.92 Rear Axle Question

    Suspension
    Good Morning Everyone, My son has a 2004 Ram 1500 4x4 with the 3.92 ratio. He was driving the truck and didn't realize that it was leaking from the rear seal and in time, heated up the housing and stripped the ring/pinion gear. I replaced the gears and seals, but there was a small amount of...
  4. 2001 2500 4x4 SLT- Rear end fix

    5.9L V8 Specific Topics
    I am new on here. Purchased my 2001 2500 SLT 4x4 Extended cab- 8' bed last summer and now finally getting around to fixing it up. First things first, REAR END was howling, now its grinding at certain acceleration and deceleration points. I assume I need to replace the rear end. Also I know that...
  5. 2014 - Ram 1500 Rear Issue

    2014 Dodge Ram Forum
    Just curious if anyone has experienced this or know what it may be. I bought my 2014 in May of 2016 and only recently I have noticed a whining from the rear end. It's not the tires or brakes, sounds like gears and most prevalent under 35 mph while I am braking. Sounds independent from the...
  6. upgrading a 3500 with 550 rear suspension and axle...

    Suspension
    Hello all Has anyone upgraded their 3500 rear axle and suspension with that of a 4500 or 5500? I understand I will have issues if I only try to use the leaf springs out of say, a 5500 because the U-bolts are of a different size. I would also upgrade the rear axle because of the loads I haul.
  7. 98 ram 1500 rearend problems

    Custom Chassis - Drive Line, Suspension - Lifting
    I recently stripped my spyder gears out in my rearend while doing "tug a truck". I welded the spyder gears together but the welds broke after about a week. So i bought a spool to replace it but i'm having alot of trouble removing the old gears. I removed the bolt that goes into the center pin...
  8. Rear Axle Recall?

    Dodge Ram R/T
    Hey guys, I took my truck in for an oil change today at my local Dodge dealer and they told me that something about the rear axle on my truck had been recalled. Something to do with fuel drainage..that's all I can remember from what they told me. Sorry I can't give y'all more details, but I'm...
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