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Difference between the 05 Ram 2500 and 3500

Discussion in 'Ram Trucks' started by dmontgomery, Oct 6, 2008.

  1. dmontgomery

    dmontgomery PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,238

    I have an 05 Ram 2500 CTD.......can anyone tell me specifically what is different on a 3500......beside the GVW....... Are the axles different or is it just the suspension????

    Thanks....
     
  2. Joe Snow

    Joe Snow Senior Member
    Messages: 120

    From what I remember, and this was some time ago, It's just an extra spring in back!
     
  3. 01CTD2500

    01CTD2500 Member
    Messages: 55

    On a 2500 and 3500 single rear wheel its basically nothing other then GVWR. Depending on the packages ordered it could have slightly heavier springs.

    Mike
     
  4. dmontgomery

    dmontgomery PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,238

    So the axles are the same.........?????
     
  5. TEX

    TEX Senior Member
    Messages: 606

    on srw yes
     
  6. dmontgomery

    dmontgomery PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,238

    great thanks for the info......
     
  7. Booman70

    Booman70 Senior Member
    Messages: 108

    I think 2500 has 10.5 rear and the 3500 has 11.5 rears
     
  8. NICHOLS LANDSCA

    NICHOLS LANDSCA PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 4,310

    He's asking about a Cummins it's a 11.5"