Contact a Bridgestone retailer for details. It is also available as an option on the Ram 2500. Adding to its legacy, this iconic car brand has been steadily building its pioneering lineup of cars. So, + offset numbers move the wheel inward from center, and - offset is moving the wheel outward from centerline. A little touch up paint, and you are all good. Standard on the 3500 trims is a 6.
The 3500 models come with dual rear wheels for increased stability while carrying heavy loads, and have a fully boxed, hydro-formed frame for superior load-bearing. Otherwise, there are no changes or additions from the 2008 trims, other than the availability of more options on all models. The Mega Cab's rear seats recline, fold down, and slide forward for flexibility. Then, this is only referencing the backside of the wheel! The engine is available as an option on all 2500 trims. Higher + offset number keeps the truck more narrow in width, and closer to zero or negative offset, makes the truck wider.
Pull the plastic being removed with one hand to help make the cut easier. If you want to maximize the capabilities of your Dodge, Bridgestone tires have the technologies to satisfy your needs. All the below fitment info will assume you are willing to do this trimming, as we consider this normal easy stuff. It is also available as an option on the Ram 2500. Make sure to check out our other videos for more tutorials on all the great features Chrysler Group Vehicles have to offer. Choose the best tire size for your 2009 Dodge Ram 2500 vehicle by using our great tool that is always at hand. We are not going to mandate you slowly creep into driveways, so your tires don't rub.
Wheel offset is the best way to spec and measure wheels. Now I have to buy new ones. Check out our guide on. Too much, actually, to where I am looking at bumping up the size with a little more lift. Notice it's from the table? Whichever Dodge model you drive, Bridgestone is the right choice for its tires. The Cummins turbo-diesel engine is now the base engine on the Ram 3500 for 2009. We build and design for zero tire rub, even bottomed out, at high speeds, driving hard! T he ideal aftermarket wheel off-set, for the best overall tire clearance, is between +18mm and +25mm.
This gives the best balance between keeping the tires from rubbing, on the control arms and the fenders. For the tires,Normally it can be exchange. Rear suspension, and fitting 37's. In back, there's a heavy-duty solid axle, along with a Hotchkiss design that includes leaf springs for stability during heavy-hauling. Measuring wheels using offset, and the advantage to using this method. T he ideal aftermarket wheel off-set, for the best overall tire clearance, is between +18mm and +25mm.
If you're looking for high performance, Potenza tires are designed for speed and provide impressive control, responsiveness, and handling. Stock wheel off-set on the 2003-2012, and 2013 2500 trucks, is right at +44mm. Two-wheel drive Rams for 2009 again have an independent, double-wishbone front suspension, while 4-wheel-drive models get a rigid-beam front axle. Not sure why wheel manufacturers ever started this. If you need to trim the metal behind it, a Sawzall with a long fine tooth blade makes quick work of the area. Front and side airbags come standard on the Ram 3500, as do anti-lock 4-wheel disc brakes. These trucks clear tires stock better than the pre-2013 platform.
The important common feature is the overall height of a tire fitting into the wheel arch. Normal easy trimming, for more tire clearance. Find below the list of low-profile tires with a bigger rim diameter and high-profile tires with a smaller rim diameter. Standard on all 2500 trims is a 5. Turanza tires are ideal for Dodge drivers who want a smooth driving experience. Available in three-quarter-ton designated 2500 and one-ton 3500 models, the heavy duty variants of the 2009 Dodge Ram are equipped for serious work-oriented towing and hauling needs. Our Ecopia line is designed to enhance fuel economy for your Dodge tires, while delivering all-season performance and a luxury ride.
So,16'' wheels is little small. Standard on all 2500 trims is a 5. Power Wagon is from +42mm to +57mm. The best way to get it done is make sure the plastic is warm, mark your cut line, check behind for wires so you don't slice them, and with leather gloves and a sharp utility knife, start the cut. I already changed tires and put a 255x305x20 tire on this truck.
Once you have decided on the tire size for 2009 Dodge Ram 2500, you can browse the list of cars with the same fittings or compare with competitors. These heavy duty trucks come with rear-wheel drive or with two 4-wheel drive transfer cases. Over that time, Dodge has become synonymous with quality and durability. The top-line Laramie trim is available for both the 2500 and 3500. I put on extended fender flares because I thought I might have coverage issues, but now they just look tiny in the wheel wells.
Otherwise, there are no changes or additions from the 2008 trims, other. If you put a wheel down on a bench, outside of wheel facing up, and then measure from the table up to the mount flange, this is the wheels backspacing measurement. Model overview: Available in three-quarter-ton designated 2500 and one-ton 3500 models, the heavy duty variants of the 2009 Dodge Ram are equipped for serious work-oriented towing and hauling needs. The procedure also applies at all Current Ram Trucks, as well many Rams dating back through the years. With +18mm wheels and 37's you will need to trim the fender liner for sure, and maybe even a bit of the metal rocker seam, but zero arm rub and you'll have what we consider to be great clearance. For over a century, Dodge has been a staple of the American automotive industry.