Any ideas on how to get off the spare tire -

Go Back > Dodge Trucks > Dodge Ram > 3rd Gen Ram Tech
Log In 

3rd Gen Ram Tech 2002-2008 Rams: This section is for TECHNICAL discussions only, that involve the 2002 through 2008 Rams Rams. For any non-tech discussions, please direct your attention to the "General discussion/NON-tech" sub sections.

Any ideas on how to get off the spare tire

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 09-18-2009, 03:03 PM
bdiddy80 bdiddy80 is offline
Registered User
Join Date: Jul 2009
Vehicle: 2003 dodge 1500
Location: Charlotte, N.C.
Posts: 15
Default Any ideas on how to get off the spare tire

I am trying to get my spare tire off. I dont have the jack that came with the truck. Are there any other tools that I can use to remove the spare tire?
Reply With Quote
Old 09-18-2009, 03:22 PM
ramjamhemi's Avatar
ramjamhemi ramjamhemi is offline
Join Date: Aug 2008
Vehicle: 2005 QC 1500 Hemi
Location: Arizona
Posts: 209

Blowtorch.... jk

A socket (metric or SAE) would probably work, on a really longggg extension.
Reply With Quote
Old 09-18-2009, 03:23 PM
dirtydog's Avatar
dirtydog dirtydog is offline
Moderate User
Join Date: Oct 2008
Vehicle: 2008 Ram QC 4x4 BigHorn
Location: Albany, NY
Posts: 10,975
Send a message via Yahoo to dirtydog

Your better of searching on ebay for replacement tools or go down to the Stealership.
Reply With Quote
Old 09-18-2009, 03:45 PM
truckin151's Avatar
truckin151 truckin151 is offline
Grand Champion
Join Date: May 2006
Vehicle: 2005 Dodge Ram 1500 RCSB
Location: Gilbert, Arizona
Posts: 6,042

if its like the one on my truck its just a 3/8" - 1/2" square tube. I'd either find a socet or square pipe to fit over it or take a socet extention and see if the 3/8h drive will fit in it, if not go to something smaller.

Cammed, pcm/tcm tuned, and so much more....
Reply With Quote
Old 09-20-2009, 04:58 PM
RSDodgelover RSDodgelover is offline
Join Date: Aug 2009
Vehicle: 2012 Ram 1500 Sport Crew Cab
Location: Pennsylvania
Posts: 245

Go to your local junkyard. They often have these laying around for very little money.
Reply With Quote

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Intermittent starting issue Jalex7672 3rd Gen Dakota 7 07-25-2015 12:31 PM
squealing noise tspeed109 2nd Gen Dakota 2 07-21-2015 06:01 PM
[4th Gen : 01-07]: Do these O2 sensor readings look right? tdidog Dodge Caravan 4 07-20-2015 09:29 AM
Stock Suspension Question SUNBURNTsnype 2nd Gen Dakota 1 07-11-2015 01:39 PM
2011 Tire Size Questions kenm78 Diesel General Discussion 2 07-08-2015 09:51 PM

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 07:40 PM.