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Tire pressure

Discussion in 'Ram Trucks' started by hbrady, Aug 11, 2016.

  1. hbrady

    hbrady Senior Member
    Messages: 287

    Just wondering what other RAM 2500 / 3500 owners run for tire pressure during plowing season.

    I was thinking about this last night because I haul a 6K camper with weight distribution hitch. I run the standard 60 psi front, 80 psi rear but you would think since the weight is distributed I'd be better off running 80 psi all around. I would also think during plow season 80 all around would be best.
  2. SnoFarmer

    SnoFarmer PlowSite Fanatic
    from N,E. MN
    Messages: 9,883

    with the weight distribution hitch run 60-80 as the hitch is just distributing the wight, ie putting some weight back onto the front.

    when plowing i add an additional 10-15psi to the front.
  3. JustJeff

    JustJeff 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,481

    I run mine at max pressure all the time. My front end feels sloppy if I don't.
  4. hbrady

    hbrady Senior Member
    Messages: 287

    Thanks guys, makes sense to me. I'm sure the ride will improve o_O Actually, may work to my advantage. The wife may complain even more about the ride and I can justify new Bilsteins all around Thumbs Up