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2006 Dodge truck

Discussion in 'Ram Trucks' started by grotecguy, Jul 29, 2007.

  1. grotecguy

    grotecguy Senior Member
    Messages: 148

    I have spotted a 2006 Dodge regular cab 2500 4x4 with the hemi in it. It has just over 4000 miles and the price is just about right. I would like to add a Western plow to it as i have a dealer pretty close to where I work. I have 2 old Dodges and they work flawlessly in the snow.

    My question is, are the automatics in them heavy duty enough to hold up to plowing?? It has a large trans cooler and I have planned to add a temp gauge if we get this bought.

    Also if anybody has any pics of the truck side mounts I would really like to see them. I would like too see how everything is attached to the trucks frame.

    Thanks in advance,
    Mark K
  2. NoFearDeere

    NoFearDeere PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,724

    I think the newer Dodges are getting better tranny's every year. I would not be afraid of it at all. I have had front end problems (i.e. ball joints & tie-rods) with my F-250 and I have plowed with Dodge 1500's and not had ANY problems so go figure. I want a Dodge!!!!:realmad:
  3. grotecguy

    grotecguy Senior Member
    Messages: 148

    Thanks for the reply.

    I'll know more today,
    Mark K

    THEGOLDPRO PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 3,136

    yeah dodge has come a long way with their trannys, the 3rd gen rams have a much beter tranny then the 2nd gens. i would pick it up in a heartbeat.