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Mr. Smith 2016 PW build

Postby BRUIZ05 » Fri Jan 22, 2016 9:50 pm

This is my first PW but I have been a long time jeep Rubicon owner. First part is wheels and tires when we bought this truck my wife said that it looks great but those wheels and tires have to go. She didn't know what to think about all the graphics until I took them off now she really likes it.

So first things first;

305/70R18 ProComp MT2 tires
18" type 2640 ProComp wheels
Smittybilt Nerf steps
Badge delete
Graphics delete
Window tint
WeatherTech floor mats
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Re: Mr. Smith 2016 PW build

Postby Colibri » Fri Jan 22, 2016 10:17 pm

That's a beautiful beast you have sir!
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Re: Mr. Smith 2016 PW build

Postby RamGentry » Sat Jan 23, 2016 8:28 pm

great looking truck
If I start listing Mods I would have to change the list daily
My build thread http://forum.powerwagonregistry.org/viewtopic.php?f=13&t=3593
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Re: Mr. Smith 2016 PW build

Postby BRUIZ05 » Sat Jan 23, 2016 9:09 pm

I finally figured out which exhaust I'm going with.

Parts on orderi will post pictures installed once it arrives.
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Re: Mr. Smith 2016 PW build

Postby SheepdogOutdoorsman » Sat Jan 23, 2016 10:37 pm

I love those rims! What a clean look. Very nice pairing. Damn fine machine!


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Re: Mr. Smith 2016 PW build

Postby 04Ram2500Hemi » Sun Jan 24, 2016 9:50 am

Wow- nice looking truck!
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Re: Mr. Smith 2016 PW build

Postby Mr.Smith » Mon Jan 25, 2016 1:18 am

Haha! Quickly I read this & for a second thought WTF???!!! Nice PW & welcome Sir!
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Re: Mr. Smith 2016 PW build

Postby boots » Fri Mar 11, 2016 8:33 pm

Nice PW.. that blue is nice.
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Re: Mr. Smith 2016 PW build

Postby NovA ProspekT » Fri Mar 11, 2016 9:58 pm

Sweet truck man, love the black and blue color combo!

Any updates on the exhaust?
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Re: Mr. Smith 2016 PW build

Postby BRUIZ05 » Sat Apr 16, 2016 11:20 pm

It's been a while since I been on here. Here is an update, I have played around with my headlights and fog lights with HID and led lights the combination that works the best for me is HID 5000k low beams OPT-7 led high beams and Xenonhid.com led fog lights.

I also installed a Magnalow cat back system, mud flaps (Washington state laws) k&n replacement filter, line-x the bed, re tinted the Windows, and a level kit. And I also had some custom Decals made using a modified version of the original PW font.
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Re: Mr. Smith 2016 PW build

Postby olyelr » Sun May 29, 2016 7:14 am

Nice looking truck!

How do you like the pro comp tires? My buddy has those in a 40" and they are downright amazing tires. I was wondering if they would work just as good in a 35 or 37.
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Re: Mr. Smith 2016 PW build

Postby adeluca73 » Sun May 29, 2016 9:58 am

Beauty, nice custom work, love it
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Re: Mr. Smith 2016 PW build

Postby BRUIZ05 » Sun May 29, 2016 6:36 pm

Ok I just couldn't leave well enough alone here is what I did:

ProComp 2" level kit
ProComp Radius arm brackets
1" rear spacer

I really like how it sits now.
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Re: Mr. Smith 2016 PW build

Postby TruckerZoom » Wed Jan 25, 2017 11:12 pm

nice color. cool looking truck
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Re: Mr. Smith 2016 PW build

Postby madmanhiker » Wed Apr 05, 2017 10:40 am

BRUIZ05 wrote:Ok I just couldn't leave well enough alone here is what I did:

ProComp 2" level kit
ProComp Radius arm brackets
1" rear spacer



Resurrecting old thread...... Gorgeous truck and color. I am contemplating a 2017 PW and, like you, the wheels and tires need to go. The differences b/t the 16 and 17 suspension wise are the same according to my research. What wheels (offset/backspace) did you purchase and tires. Also, the ProComp 2" level kit with the radius arm brackets and the 1" spacer, could you PM me that information or post it below? I'm having a tough time finding parts for any suspension related lifts or leveling kits for the 16-17 PW. Doing my research before buying my new rig. Thanks!
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Re: Mr. Smith 2016 PW build

Postby olyelr » Wed Apr 05, 2017 8:21 pm

madmanhiker wrote:
Resurrecting old thread...... Gorgeous truck and color. I am contemplating a 2017 PW and, like you, the wheels and tires need to go. The differences b/t the 16 and 17 suspension wise are the same according to my research. What wheels (offset/backspace) did you purchase and tires. Also, the ProComp 2" level kit with the radius arm brackets and the 1" spacer, could you PM me that information or post it below? I'm having a tough time finding parts for any suspension related lifts or leveling kits for the 16-17 PW. Doing my research before buying my new rig. Thanks!


The '14-'17 PW suspension is all the same. There are not too many PW specific suspension systems out there, but they are around. Pretty much any spacer made for a regular '14+ Ram 2500 will work front and rear. But 1.5-2" is the max I would go in front without changing other things.
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Re: Mr. Smith 2016 PW build

Postby DamageWagon » Wed Apr 05, 2017 8:27 pm

I would call Don Thuren. That's pretty much the answer to anything dodge-suspension related. Once you run his stuff you will spit on Pro Comp, Rancho, Skyjacker, Broz-Truckz-Maxxxxx or whatever other companies make "lift kits" for Rams. Also, suspension drop brackets are a cheat. Avoid them.


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Re: Mr. Smith 2016 PW build

Postby cb1987 » Sun Apr 09, 2017 12:27 pm

thuren got it all wrong. he should have optional 2" and 3" rear coils to go with his 2" and 3" front coils so we dont get a sqautting dog when theres weight in the bed
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Re: Mr. Smith 2016 PW build

Postby DamageWagon » Sun Apr 09, 2017 1:13 pm

cb1987 wrote:thuren got it all wrong. he should have optional 2" and 3" rear coils to go with his 2" and 3" front coils so we dont get a sqautting dog when theres weight in the bed


Give him a call and let him know. He must be new to the platform. [emoji106]


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Re: Mr. Smith 2016 PW build

Postby cb1987 » Sun Apr 09, 2017 2:51 pm

i dont see any relevance to how many years hes been in the game. im sure his parts are nice qaulity but some of use would rather walk than drive a sqautter. IMO he should offer optional longer rear coils to maintain the original stance. even his own website says the truck may appear to sqaut when using some of his components
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