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Old 06-12-2011, 06:22 PM   #1
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2007 hemi 67k miles, tires are good.
Went on a 70 mile trip and noticed while out on the expressway that when going over bumps the truck seemed to bounce around more than I have noticed before, a few bumps it wanted to hop to the side as I hit them. Also noticed a vibration at higher speeds when making a long slight curve in the road. Could be two different issues. Anyone have any ideas.

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Old 06-12-2011, 06:22 PM   #2
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2007 hemi 67k miles, tires are good.
Went on a 70 mile trip and noticed while out on the expressway that when going over bumps the truck seemed to bounce around more than I have noticed before, a few bumps it wanted to hop to the side as I hit them. Also noticed a vibration at higher speeds when making a long slight curve in the road. Could be two different issues. Anyone have any ideas.
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Old 06-14-2011, 11:52 AM   #3
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might be time for shocks?
have you replaced those yet?

could also be a sway bar/ or sway bar bushing issue.. maybe its lose?
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Old 06-15-2011, 06:24 AM   #4
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Have not replaced them yet. Are the shocks on them know for being weak?
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Old 06-15-2011, 05:45 PM   #5
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My 07 is the same way but i installed supersprings and i'm pretty happy with the results it lost a lot of its loose bed skitter and hop ......especially on the long whippty doos bumps it settles down fast
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Old 06-18-2011, 08:28 AM   #6
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I don't know if the shock are knowing to be weak.. but my 07 has 38,000 on it and I think the front feels way to soft vs. the back springs.. maybe your feeling the same thing

I have noticed if you put some weight in the bed of the truck it rides about 4 times better!
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Old 01-02-2012, 03:21 PM   #7
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Factory shocks IMO are of poor quality. What you discribe is one shock weaker than the other causing the rear to kick out..
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Start with the small things and go from there ..how much air is in the rear tires ? over inflation can cause a rough ride with wheel hop on turns with a empty bed. if that checks out as ok then move on to suspension.
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