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3RD Gen Ram 1500 Fitment Guide

June 1, 2022

So you own or you just got a 3rd Gen Ram. Now it's time for the fun, you get to customize your pickup truck and make it everything you ever wanted. But what the heck is going to fit your truck?

This guide will give you the information you need to get the look you want regardless of what suspension setup you have! Read on and check out the corresponding links to learn more.

 

  • Bolt Pattern: 5x5.5 or 5x139.7

  • Popular Suspension Setups: Stock Suspension Up to 6 Inches of Lift

  • Common wheel Sizes: 17 to 24 inches

 

 

3rd Gen Ram Stock Suspension Fitment

 

The most common setup for this generation Ram on stock suspension is a set of 20x10 -24 wheels with 33x12.5R20 tires. The lower offset wheels will help to give your truck a more aggressive look over your stock wheels and tires.

 

 

Recommended wheel and tire sizes for a 3rd Gen Ram on Stock Suspension.

 

Small Wheel Big Tire: 17x9 -12 wheels with 33x12.5R17 tires

 

Daily Driver: 20x10 -24 wheels with 33x12.5R20 tires

 

Big Wheel Small Tire: 22x10 -24 wheels with 305/45R22 tires

 

 

3rd Gen Ram Leveling Kit Fitment

 

Leveling kits are one of the most common suspension upgrades for your Ram. They allow you to fit slightly larger tires while being easy to install. One of the most common wheel and tire packages for this setup is a set of 20x10 -24 wheels with 33x12.5R20 tires.

 

 

Recommended wheel and tire sizes for a 3rd Gen Ram with a leveling kit.

 

Small Wheel Big Tire: 17x9 -12 wheels with 33x12.5R17 tires

 

Daily Driver: 20x10 -24 wheels with 33x12.5R20 tires

 

Big Wheel Small Tire: 22x10 -24 wheels with 33x12.5R22 tires

 

 

3rd Gen Ram 3” Lift Fitment

 

Upgrading your suspension even further to a 3” lift kit will give you more ground clearance and will allow you to fit even wider wheels. The most popular setup for this generation Ram is a set of 20x10 -24 wheels and 33x12.5R20 tires.

 

 

Recommended wheel and tire sizes for a 3rd Gen Ram with a 3-inch lift kit.

 

Small Wheel Big Tire: 18x9 -12 wheels with 33x12.5R18 tires

 

Daily Driver: 20x10 -24 wheels with 33x12.5R20 tires

 

Big Wheel Small Tire: 22x12 -44 wheels with 33x12.5R22 tires

*This setup will require plastic trimming.

 

 

 

3rd Gen Ram 4-6” Lift Fitment

 

Moving up to a 4-6” lift kit opens up a lot of possibilities, especially compared to a Ram on stock suspension. Tires over 33" will now clear without major modifications, and wheels with more aggressive offsets will fit. Take a look at this Ram on a set of 20x10 -24 wheels and 35x12.5R20 tires.

 

Recommended wheel and tire sizes for a 3rd Gen Ram with a 4-6 inch lift kit.

 

 

Small Wheel Big Tire: 17x9 -12 wheels with 35x12.5R17 tires

 

Daily Driver: 20x10 -24 wheels with 35x12.5R20 tires

 

Big Wheel Small Tire: 22x12 -44 wheels with 35x12.5R22 tires

 

*A 6- inch lift and plastic trimming are required for this setup.