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Old 05-24-2016, 11:27 AM   #1
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Dodge Ram 1500 Airbags

Does anyone run airbags in the rear of their half ton ram? Mine is a 2013 1500. With the trailer on, she doesn't sag too terribly with the bars on, but there is definitely some sag on the rear. Summit Racing has a rear bag kit for $102, and I'm curious to see if it is worth it.
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Old 05-24-2016, 11:29 AM   #2
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They sell an awful lot of Dodge kits . . . . people must need them and like them.
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Old 05-24-2016, 01:33 PM   #3
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I have airbags on my 2013 ram 1500, they were defiantly needed in my case. I pull a rockwood ultra light 5th wheel which is 30 feet. I have had a few different trailers in the past and have always had airbags installed. If I can remember, the current airbags I have cost around $800.
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Old 05-24-2016, 01:37 PM   #4
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Had Firestone air bags on my 2005 Dodge 1500 made huge difference easy to install loaded was around 7500lbs
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Old 05-24-2016, 01:42 PM   #5
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I put the airlift 1000's in mine just to level it out.
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Old 05-25-2016, 07:41 AM   #6
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I think I am going to get them to keep it level while in tow. it doesn't sag tooooooo bad, but enough that I can notice it.
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Old 05-25-2016, 07:51 AM   #7
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Air bags are wonderful. When I ordered my 2015 Ram Laramie, I ordered the factory 4 corner automatic leveling air suspension and it's the best option on a very nice truck. Holds my 7,600 lb Wildcat nice and level, even before I attach the bars to the WDH!
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Looks is one thing. I installed ours to improve the ride quality. DW has vertigo and is very sensitive to sways and bouncing, having the bags aired up, she can ride comfortably.


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Old 05-25-2016, 02:29 PM   #9
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I have them in my 2011 and I pull a Rockwood 8321ss. I installed Firestones..for the brand bashers, my buddy just put them in his 2016 F150 too pulling a similar trailer load an he loves them too!
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Pro air bags

I have a Dodge 3500 Laramie and I pull a 42ft 5th wheel. Not much sagging but makes for a smoother ride with air bags.
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