Detroit – May 27, 2015 – American Axle & Manufacturing (AAM), a leading manufacturer of axle components, driveshaft components and repair kits for OE vehicles, has announced the availability of a new ball joint kit for some 2500 and 3500 model RAM trucks.
According to AAM engineering manager, Greg Marsh, the front drive axle in the 2500 and 3500 RAM truck changed in the 2013.5 model year. Part of that modification included replacing the ball joints.
AAM’s new ball joint kit for 2013.5 and newer 2500 and 3500 RAM trucks with a front 9.25” beam axle includes the upper and lower ball joint, ball joint seal, nuts, and wheel hub bolts.
Marsh points out that additional changes in the 2500 and 3500 RAM truck models include the ring and pinion gears, differential cases and other internal components. AAM will soon make these items available for purchase.
AAM parts are of the same quality many shops have come to demand when installing replacement parts. AAM parts fit right, install right and perform right the first time. For more information and to find a local distributor, visit www.demandaam.com, phone 313-758-4176, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
About AAM Aftermarket
AAM Aftermarket provides its customers with high quality, reliability, durability and performance in every aftermarket part it sells. AAM designs, engineers, tests and validates components to meet the same exacting specifications as the parts that they replace. AAM Aftermarket offers a comprehensive line of aftermarket axle and driveshaft components that were originally built for OE vehicle manufacturers.
AAM (NYSE: AXL) is a world leader in the manufacture, engineering, design and validation of driveline and drivetrain systems and related components and modules, chassis systems and metal-formed products for light trucks, sport utility vehicles, passenger cars and crossover vehicles and commercial vehicles. In addition to locations in the United States (Indiana, Michigan, Ohio, and Pennsylvania), AAM also has offices or facilities in Brazil, China, Germany, India, Japan, Luxembourg, Mexico, Poland, Scotland, South Korea, Sweden and Thailand. For more information on AAM, please visit www.aam.com.