2005 Dodge Ram 2500 Overview

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Laramie
Avg. Price: $21,830
Power Wagon
7 national listings
SLT
Avg. Price: $17,265
ST
Avg. Price: $19,163

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It Is A Great, Hard-working Truck That Can Go Anywhere! And I Mean Anywhere... by Austin
 — It is huge. For example it comes with 33 inch BF Goodrich all-terrain tires and a factory 3 inch lift. It has a 12,000 lb. winch that can pull anything you come across... even the 8,510 lb. beast tha... Read More
2005 Dodge Ram Heavy Duty by mbussell2
 — The Dodge Ram 2500 4X4 with teh 5.9 Cummins Turbo Diesel is by far the best vehicle I have ever owned. The Performance with the diesel is the best from the big three car companies. Plus the cummins ... Read More
Dodge Ram .. The Best Damn Truck by Jose
 — Massive torque, 5% tint. 20" Helo Maxx 8 Wheels, 33" Nitto Terra Grapplers, Straight Piped, 5.9L Cummins Turbo DIesel.. this is a very fun truck to drive, on and off the pavement!! Mileage is pret... Read More

2005 Dodge Ram 2500 Overview

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2005 Dodge Ram 2500

For 2005, the Dodge Ram Pickup 2500 got a new Power Wagon trim with new electric locking front and rear wheel differentials, which will further reduce the wear and tear on your wheels when you corner.  Power sunroof and Sirius radio now come as options.  Finally, the Ram 2500 stands a couple inches taller and gets some new 33 inch off-road tires.

This powerful domestic pickup gives you plenty to choose from with its 20 trims.  All 20 have an impressive standard 5.7 L, 345 hp V8 powertrain with available 4 and 5 speed automatic or 6 speed manual transmission.  In addition, all trims come in either 2 door, 3 seat or 4 door, 6 seat configurations.  Max towing capacity generally ranges from 11000 to just over 13000 lbs.

Overall, drivers like the Dodge Ram 2500's towing, engine power, smooth ride, and comfortable interior.  On the other hand, the rear seat could use a little extra room and the Ram 2500 doesn't have enough variety for some when it comes to seating configurations.  In any event, the 2005 Dodge Ram Pickup 2500 does pretty much everything you'd expect from an upper echelon domestic pickup truck.

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Dodge Ram 2500 Questions

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Clutch Recommendatiions

'05 2500 with 96k on original clutch. Starting to slip. Looking to upgrade. I have the Banks Six Gun Tuner on it. Does anyone have any feedback on the topic?

4,957 views with 15 answers (last answer about a day ago)
Eddie1969
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Water Pump Replacement

How long does it take to replace a water pump on a 2005 Dodge 2500 with a 5.7 liter Hemi

7 views with 1 answer (last answer about a month ago)
Landone
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How To Blow Black Smoke

I have a 2005 dodge ram 2500. I wanna make it roll coal. It is all the way straight piped with a 7" tip. I am thinking about getting a bully dog programmer. Anyone know anything to help?

37 views with 6 answers (last answer about a month ago)
birdman67
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How Can I Put My 2005 Dodge Ram Into Drive If The Shifter Cable Is Broken?

The shifter was hard to put into gear and it finally broke.so I just want to put it into drive so I can drive to shop?

595 views with 2 answers (last answer about a month ago)
ts1010
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So I Have A 2005 Dodge Ram 2500 5.9l 6 Speed With 180,000 Miles. The Clutch...

24 views with 5 answers (last answer 2 months ago)