Volume: 0.8 quart over stock
Dimensions: Click here for dimensions.
PML designed this cover for Ram trucks with the Dodge American Axle Manufacturing (AAM) 10.5 inch rear gear differential.
- Extra capacity
- Open interior and shape similar to stock cover
- Drain, oil fill, and level check holes to make it easy to follow the 15K oil change interval
- Magnetic drain plug and new mounting hardware included
- Finned for heat dissipation
- Heavy duty, sand cast aluminum construction
- Machined gasket flange for a secure seal
- Option for temperature sensor machining
PML also makes a cover for the front differential on these Dodge Ram trucks. See PML AAM 9.25 ring gear, 14 bolt differential covers, part numbers 11118 for the 14 bolt front cover and 11136 for the 12 bolt front cover.
Many 2003 to 2013 Dodge trucks with the gas engine have this rear differential.
- 2003 to 2013 Ram 2500 gas engine trucks
- 2005 to 2013 Power Wagon
- 2005 to 2007 Ram 1500 Megacab
Always check your vehicle to verify differential and clearance for a larger cover.
Some models may an 11.5 or a 9.5 inch ring gear differential. Your truck may have an identification sticker in the glove box or on your driver door that specifies the differential.
Shapes and sizes of stock covers are not the same and can be compared to PML parts. Email PML a picture of your stock cover for assistance.
2009 Ram 2500
Pete installed this cover on his 2009 Ram 2500 5.7 Hemi truck. He decided to paint the PML cover black for a cleaner look.
2005 Ram 2500
Vince installed this PML differential cover on his 2005 Dodge Ram 2500 5.7 Hemi truck. Our thanks to Vince for the great pictures of his install.
2005 Ram 2500 5.7 ready for new PML cover
2005 Ram 2500 stock rear differential cover
Draining differential fluid with stock cover is messy
Putting loctite on the bolts for the new PML cover Getting the gasket ready Filling the differential after the PML cover is installed PML cover installed on 2005 Ram 2500 5.7 truck
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Optional Temperature Sensor Machining
This differential cover has an undrilled boss for an aftermarket temperature sending unit. Optionally, PML can drill and tap a 1/8 NPT hole. The boss is located on the side below the level check hole.