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How do I determine the rear axle ratio on any used Dodge Ram 2500/3500?

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Normally there is a tag on a bolt of the rear cover that tells you the ration of the differential. You can also use the Vin number to find it also unlss the differential has been changed. Other wise you will have to jack it up and turn both wheels exually t the same time and count the rotation of the deive shaft to come up with a close value for the gear ratio. Good Luck, RAC

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