Parts for AAM 11.50" 14 Bolt Rear Axles in 2003-up Dodge Ram 2500 and Ram 3500 Trucks
The American Axle Manufacturing (AAM) 1150 11.5" Ring Gear 14 Bolt Rear Axle was introduced for the 2003 model year on heavy-duty Diesel Dodge Ram 2500 and Dodge Ram 3500 trucks and high Gross Vehicle Weight (GVW) gas engine models. The AAM 1150 replaced the Dana-Spicer Model 80 Rear Axle which Dodge used from 1994-2002.
Axle Identification
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Axle Assemblies, Diff Covers, and Housings
     
QK8025 Dodge Ram AAM 11-1/2" Rear Axle Differential Cover Kit Replace that unsightly rusty or dented rear diff cover on your big Ram with our Diff Cover Kit that includes genuine American Axle Manufacturing rear diff cover pan, reuseable differential cover gasket, fill plug, and 14 differential cover bolts. Fits all 2003-up Dodge Ram 2500 with the AAM 11.5" ring gear rear axle.
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Axle Shafts
Product Note icon 2003-2012 Dodge Ram AAM 11.5" Rear Axles were made in three widths. All single rear wheel Ram 2500, Ram 3500 trucks use the same length axle shafts for both left and right sides for all years. There are two different axle shaft lengths Ram 3500 Dual Rear Wheel trucks depending upon if the axle is a narrow or wide track version. Except for 2007 and newer cab and chassis trucks all the dually 3500 1 tons use the same axle shafts for both left and right sides. 2007 and newer cab/chassis Ram 3500 DRW trucks with 34" wide frames use a narrow track axle assembly. Link to Our Dodge Web Page Index
   
QU50700 Series American Axle 30 SPLINE REAR AXLE SHAFTS are genuine American Axle Manufacturing (AAM) parts for 2003 to 2012 Dodge Ram 2500 and Ram 3500 trucks with AAM 11.50" ring gear rear axles.
QU11121 Axle Shaft Flange Bolt for 2003-up Dodge Ram AAM 11.5" Rear Axles is a genuine original equipment American Axle Manufacturing replacement Axle Shaft Flange to Rear Wheel Hub Bolt with factory applied Threadlocker. QU11121 fits all 2003-up Ram 2500, Ram 3500 trucks with American Axle 11.5" rear axle.
Brake Parts
QU11184 Emergency Brake Assembly for a 2003 Dodge 11.5 AAM
     
     
     
Differential and Pinion Bearings, Individual Timken®
Product Note icon If you only need a bearing or two for your 2003-2012 Dodge AAM 11.5" 14 Bolt rear axle, we stock the best: Timken®. For the amount of work it takes to change most axle bearings, the extra cost for a Timken® diff or pinion bearing is a small price to pay for better steel, more uniform surface finish, and accurate, precision ground races. Link to Our Dodge Web Page Index
QU50625 Timken® Differential Side Bearing Cup for all 2003-2012 Dodge Ram 2500 and Dodge Ram 3500 trucks equipped with the AAM 1150 11.5" Ring Gear 14 Bolt Rear Axle.
QU50684 Timken® Differential Side Bearing for all 2003-2012 Dodge Ram 2500 and Dodge Ram 3500 trucks equipped with the AAM 1150 11.5" Ring Gear 14 Bolt Rear Axle.
QU50404 Timken® Outer Pinion Bearing Cup for all 2003-2012 Dodge Ram 2500 and Dodge Ram 3500 trucks equipped with the AAM 1150 11.5" Ring Gear 14 Bolt Rear Axle.
QU50405 Timken® Outer Pinion Bearing for all 2003-2012 Dodge Ram 2500 and Dodge Ram 3500 trucks equipped with the AAM 1150 11.5" Ring Gear 14 Bolt Rear Axle.
QU50409 Timken® Inner Pinion Bearing Cup for all 2003-2012 Dodge Ram 2500 and Dodge Ram 3500 trucks equipped with the AAM 1150 11.5" Ring Gear 14 Bolt Rear Axle.
QU50410 Timken® Inner Pinion Bearing for all 2003-2012 Dodge Ram 2500 and Dodge Ram 3500 trucks equipped with the AAM 1150 11.5" Ring Gear 14 Bolt Rear Axle.
Differential and Pinion Bearing Kits
With durable, torque rich Diesel and high powered gas fuel injected engines, vehicle mileage life expectancy is two to three times as great as it was with carbureted engines so an axle rebearing job is now a preventive maintenance service that should usually be performed on trucks with 125,000 to 175,000 miles on the odometer to prevent catastrophic bearing related failures. Our Differential Bearing and Seal Kits include Timken® Differential and Pinion Bearings plus a pinion seal and small parts needed to perform the typical 11-1/2" 14 bolt full float AAM/Dodge rear axle rebearing service. Link to Our Dodge Web Page Index
QK8017 2003-2010 Dodge AAM 11-1/2" Rear Axle Pinion and Differential Bearing Kit for Dodge American Axle Manufacturing, AAM 1150, 14 Bolt, 11-1/2" Ring Gear, Full Float Rear Axles features first class Timken® Differential and Pinion Bearings, Pinion Seal, Pinion Nut, Crush Sleeve, and Pinion Washer.
Differentials and Differential Parts
American Axle 11-1/2" ring gear rear axles in 2003 and newer Dodge Ram 2500 and Ram 3500 trucks are available with either open or Tracrite® limited slip differentials. The Trac-Rite® diffs are a gear type limited slip that provide a good amount of extra grip in low traction conditions, but do not adversely affect driveability under normal operating conditions. Link to Our Dodge Web Page Index
QU50744 Differential Ring Gear Bolt for 2003-up Dodge Ram AAM 11.5" Rear Axles is a genuine original equipment American Axle Manufacturing replacement Differential Ring Gear Bolt with factory applied Threadlocker. QU50744 fits all 2003-up Ram 2500, Ram 3500 trucks with American Axle 11.5" rear axle.
QK8016 Differential Installation Kit is a genuine original equipment small parts kit for all 2003-up Dodge Ram 2500 and 3500 4x4 trucks equipped with the AAM 1150 11.5" Ring Gear 14 Bolt Rear Axles. This nifty kit has all those little hard to find parts needed to do a professional level service job. QK8016 includes Shims, Bolts, Pinion Seal, Pinion Wear Sleeve, Gaskets, Crush Sleeve, Pinion Washer, Pinion Nut, & Fill Plug.
QK8019 Differential Internal Parts Kit for Dodge AAM 14 Bolt 11-1/2" Rear Axles is a genuine, original equipment AAM Kit for 2003 and newer Dodge Ram 2500 and Ram 3500 trucks with the American Axle Manufacturing (AAM) 1150 14 Bolt 11-1/2" diameter ring (crown) gear full floating rear axle with a open differential.
QU50755 Complete Open Differential Assembly is a genuine AAM factory assembled conventional open (non-locking) differential for 2003 and later Dodge Ram 2500 and Ram 3500 trucks with the American Axle Manufacturing AAM 11-1/2" ring gear rear axle.
QU50753 Trac-Rite® Gear Locking Limited Slip Differential is a genuine AAM factory assembled gear type limited slip differential for 2003 and later Dodge Ram 2500 and Ram 3500 trucks with the American Axle Manufacturing AAM 11-1/2" ring gear rear axle.
QU50747 Differential Pinion Cross Shaft Retainer Ring for Dodge Ram AAM 11 1/2 Rear Axles is a genuine original equipment AAM part for all 2003-up Dodge Ram 2500 3/4 ton and 3500 1 ton trucks with American Axle Manufacturing (AAM) 14 Bolt, 11-1/2" open differential rear axles.
QU50753U Trac-Rite® Gear Locking Limited Slip Differential is a good used assembled gear type limited slip differential for 2003 and later Dodge Ram 2500 and Ram 3500 trucks with the American Axle Manufacturing AAM 11-1/2" ring gear rear axle.
Gaskets
Dodge/American Axle Manufacturing AAM 1150 11-1/2" ring gear rear axles use nonreusable fiber axle shaft flange gaskets and reusable, reinforced plastic rear differential cover gaskets. No RTV sealant is used or should be on these axles in lieu of or in conjunction with the factory type gaskets. Link to Our Dodge Web Page Index
QU10847 Axle Shaft Flange Gasket is an original equipment replacement gasket for all 2003-2012 Dodge Ram 2500 and Dodge Ram 3500 trucks equipped with the AAM 1150 11.5" Ring Gear 14 Bolt Rear Axle.
QU11042 Reusable Rear Differential Cover Gasket is an original equipment replacement gasket for all 2003-2012 Dodge Ram 2500 and Dodge Ram 3500 trucks equipped with the AAM 1150 11.5" Ring Gear 14 Bolt Rear Axle. Available only in QK8025
Hubs
     
QU11144 2012-2014 Ram 3500 DRW Rear Axle Hub is a genuine original equipment Rear Wheel Hub with bearing cups for 2012-2014 Ram 3500 trucks with dual rear wheels.
QU11176U Used SRW Rear Hub for 03 Dodge with 11.5 rear
Miscellaneous Parts
Proper lubrication and replacing damaged or worn small parts is often the difference between a first class, long-term repair and a short lived nightmare. In this section are the small parts and accessory items that do not neatly fit under our other parts headings. Link to Our Dodge Web Page Index
S24200 Blue Threadlocker for spindle and ring gear bolts etc.
QU90008 Gear Marking Compound use with QT9404 Brush to check your ring and pinion gear tooth pattern.
Anti-Seize Lubricant use between iron mating surfaces to prevent rust bonding.
     
Pinion Flanges and Seals
Dodge AAM 1150 Rear Axles use Companion Flanges instead of end yokes. Except for worn seal surfaces, Companion Flanges rarely require replacement. Companion Flanges may have smooth or serrated faces depending upon the vehicle year and model. Although there has been a redesign or two for the pinion seal, all Dodge AAM 1150 rear axles will use the same service replacement Pinion Seal. Link to Our Dodge Web Page Index
QU10868 Pinion Seal is a premium quality, triple lip Pinion Seal for all 2003-2012 Dodge Ram 2500 and Dodge Ram 3500 trucks equipped with the AAM 1150 11.5" Ring Gear 14 Bolt Rear Axle.
QU11124 Pinion Seal Wear Sleeve for 2003-up Dodge AAM 11.5" Rear Axles is a genuine, original equipment American Axle Manufacturing steel Wear Sleeve that presses onto the pinion flange hub for all AAM 11-1/2" rear drive axles in 2003-on Dodge Ram 2500, Ram 3500 trucks.

QK8008 Pinion Seal Kit for Dodge Ram AAM 14 Bolt 11-1/2" Full Float Rear Axles in 2003-up Dodge Ram 2500 trucks and Dodge Ram 3500 trucks.

QU50731 Rear Pinion Flange for Dodge Ram AAM 11-1/2" in 2003-up Dodge Ram 2500 trucks and Dodge Ram 3500 trucks.

Also available while supplies last: QU50731U

Ring and Pinion Kits
QU50817 4.10 Ratio AAM 11.5" Ring and Pinon Gear Set for 2003-up Dodge Ram 2500/3500. QU50817 is a genuine American Axle Manufacturing original equipment replacement matched Gear Set that will fit all AAM 11-1/2" 14 Bolt rear axles in Dodge, Ram, and Sterling trucks.
QU11175U Good Used 3.73 Ratio Ring and Pinion Set for 03 Dodge 11.5 rear
     
Small Parts
Sometimes, you just need one or two small parts to get back on the road. Between the small parts listed in this section and many others listed under part specific headings elsewhere on the page, we probably have that pesky little part you have to have but just can't find anywhere else. Link to Our Dodge Web Page Index
QU10877 Pinion Nut is a genuine original equipment self-locking pinion nut for all 2003-2012 Dodge Ram 2500 and Dodge Ram 3500 trucks equipped with the AAM 1150 11.5" Ring Gear 14 Bolt Rear Axle.
QU10876 Pinion Washer is a genuine original equipment pinion flat washer for all 2003-2012 Dodge Ram 2500 and Dodge Ram 3500 trucks equipped with the AAM 1150 11.5" Ring Gear 14 Bolt Rear Axle.
QU10867 Pinion Preload Spacer (Crush Sleeve) is a genuine original equipment pinion Crush Sleeve for all 2003-2012 Dodge Ram 2500 and Dodge Ram 3500 trucks equipped with the AAM 1150 11.5" Ring Gear 14 Bolt Rear Axle.
QU11103 Differential Cover Bolts for Dodge Ram AAM 11.5" Rear Axles are genuine original equipment American Axle Manufacturing replacement Diff Cover Bolts with factory applied Threadlocker.
QU11104 Differential Cover Fill Plug for Dodge Ram AAM Rear 11-1/2" Axles is a genuine original equipment American Axle Manufacturing replacement magnetic Diff Cover plug with plastic ring washer for 2003-up Dodge Ram 2500 and Ram 3500 with AAM 11 1/2" rear axles.
     
Spindle Nuts and Spindle Hardware
2003-up Dodge Ram 2500 and Ram 3500 trucks with AAM 11-1/2" Full Float Rear Axles use a single Spindle Nut held in place by a solid Key and Retainer Ring. This type of wheel bearing retention is quite reliable when properly installed, but end-play adjustments are somewhat coarse. Link to Our Dodge Web Page Index
QU10846 Spindle Nut is an original equipment replacement Rear Hub Bearing Adjusting Nut for all 2003-2012 Dodge Ram 2500 and Dodge Ram 3500 trucks equipped with the AAM 1150 11.5" Ring Gear 14 Bolt Rear Axle.
QU10845 Locking Key for Spindle Nut is an original equipment Lock Key for all 2003-2012 Dodge Ram 2500 and Dodge Ram 3500 trucks equipped with the AAM 1150 11.5" Ring Gear 14 Bolt Rear Axle.
QU10866 Spindle Nut Lock Ring is an original equipment Hub Bearing Nut Retainer Ring for all 2003-2012 Dodge Ram 2500 and Dodge Ram 3500 trucks equipped with the AAM 1150 11.5" Ring Gear 14 Bolt Rear Axle.
     
     
Tools
Having the right tool for the job makes the work easier and faster, plus the correct tool will usually minimize the chances of wrecking parts. We offer many special tools made specifically for the AAM 1150 14 Bolt full float rear axle in your Dodge or Ram truck. Link to Our Dodge Web Page Index
QT1025 6 Prong Spindle Nut Socket for 6 Slot Spindle Nuts in 2003-current Dodge Ram 3/4 ton or 1 ton trucks with AAM 14 Bolt 11-1/2" Ring Gear full floating axles and either single or dual rear wheels. Use on QU10846 Spindle Nuts.
QT1801 Outer Pinion Bearing Cup and SRW Outer Wheel Bearing Cup Installer for 2003-2012 Dodge Ram 2500 and Dodge Ram 3500 trucks equipped with the AAM 1150 11.5" Ring Gear 14 Bolt Rear Axle.
QT1806 Inner Pinion Bearing Cup and DRW Inner Wheel Bearing Cup Installer for 2003-2012 Dodge Ram 2500 and Dodge Ram 3500 trucks equipped with the AAM 1150 11.5" Ring Gear 14 Bolt Rear Axle.
QT1804 SRW Inner Wheel Bearing Cup Installer for 2003-2012 Dodge Ram 2500 and Dodge Ram 3500 trucks equipped with the AAM 1150 11.5" Ring Gear 14 Bolt Rear Axle and Single Rear Wheels.
QT1100 Series Driver Handles are used in conjunction with our seal and bearing cup installers
QT1004 Inner Pinion Bearing Installer for 2003-2012 Dodge Ram 2500 and Dodge Ram 3500 trucks equipped with the AAM 1150 11.5" Ring Gear 14 Bolt Rear Axle
  Wheel Seal Installer for single rear wheel trucks.  
  Oil Bath Wheel Seal Installer for dual rear wheel trucks.  
QT1117 Differential Adjuster Nut Wrench for Dodge 2003-2012 AAM 11.5 rear axle.
QT9018 5 Pound Dead Blow Hammer is just about the first tool you will reach for for a multitude of jobs on your Dodge Ram. From seating differentials to removing rusted on wheels, the ability to apply persuasive force without damaging the reluctant part will make you wonder how you ever lived without this essential tool.
QT9302 5 Pound Slide Hammer a first-class tool for pulling just about anything you can get a matching 5/8" fine thread puller attachment for.
     
     
Wheel Bearings and Seals, Individual
We stock original equipment AAM Rear Wheel Seals and Timken® Rear Wheel Bearings for your 2003-2014 Dodge Ram 2500 or Ram 3500 with the AAM 11.5" Rear Axle. The outer wheel bearings are the same for all years, but the inner bearing and wheel seal are different depending upon if your Dodge has single or dual rear wheels. Link to Our Dodge Web Page Index
QU50246 Wheel Seal for Dual Rear Wheel is a genuine original equipment oil bath seal for all 2003-2014 AAM 11.5" 14 Bolt Rear Axles in Dodge Ram 3500 Dual Rear Wheel (DRW) trucks.
QU50247 Wheel Seal for Single Rear Wheel is a genuine original equipment oil bath seal for 2003-2012 Single Rear Wheel (SRW) Dodge Ram 2500 and Dodge Ram 3500 trucks equipped with the AAM 11.5"14 Bolt Rear Axle
QU50411 Timken® Outer Bearing Cup for both single rear wheel 2003-2014 Dodge Ram 2500 and 2003-2008 dual Ram 3500 trucks with AAM 11.5" 14 Bolt Rear Axles.
QU50412 Timken® Outer Bearing for both single rear wheel 2003-2014 Dodge Ram 2500 and 2003-2008 dual Ram 3500 trucks with AAM 11.5" 14 Bolt Rear Axles.
QU50413 SRW Timken® Inner Bearing Cup for 2003-2012 Single Rear Wheel (SRW) Dodge Ram 2500 and Dodge Ram 3500 trucks equipped with the AAM 11.5"14 Bolt Rear Axle
QU50414 SRW Timken® Inner Wheel Bearing for 2003-2012 Single Rear Wheel (SRW) Dodge Ram 2500 and Dodge Ram 3500 trucks equipped with the AAM 11.5"14 Bolt Rear Axle
QU50377 DRW Timken® Inner Wheel Bearing Cup for all 2003-2014 AAM 11.5" 14 Bolt Rear Axles in Dodge Ram 3500 Dual Rear Wheel (DRW) trucks.
QU50376 DRW Timken® Inner Wheel Bearing for all 2003-2014 AAM 11.5" 14 Bolt Rear Axles in Dodge Ram 3500 Dual Rear Wheel (DRW) trucks.
Wheel Bearing and Seal Kits
Replace those pitted, worn out rear wheel bearings on your Dodge 3/4 or 1 Ton truck with the AAM 1150 11-1/2" ring gear 14 bolt full-float rear axle. The rear wheel bearings in Dodge/AAM 14 Bolt axles average about 125,000 miles before requiring replacement. Torque King® Premium Rear Wheel Bearing and Seal Kits for your Dodge truck feature premium Timken® bearings and original equipment quality wheel seals because when it comes to rear wheel bearings and seals, only the best will do to safely support the heavy loads your truck hauls. To help you install these vital components properly, optional bearing cup and wheel seal installers are available. Why use makeshift installation methods that can damage precision surfaces when affordable tools are available to do the job right the first time? Link to Our Dodge Web Page Index
TK8362 Single Rear Wheel Torque King® Rear Wheel Bearing Kits for 2003-on Dodge AAM 14 Bolt 11.5" Full Float Rear Axles in 2003-up Dodge Ram 2500 or Ram 3500 trucks with Single Rear Wheels includes 4 Timken® Bearings with Cups, 2 Oil Bath Wheel Seals, 2 Axle Shaft Flange Gaskets, and Threadlocker for the axle shaft flange bolts.
TK8027 Single Rear Wheel Torque King® Master Rear Wheel Bearing Kits for 2003-on Dodge AAM 14 Bolt 11.5" Full Float Rear Axles in 2003-up Dodge Ram 2500 or Ram 3500 trucks with Single Rear Wheels includes 4 Timken® Bearings with Cups, 2 Oil Bath Wheel Seals, 2 Axle Shaft Flange Gaskets, 2 Spindle Nuts, 2 Spindle Nut Lock Rings, 2 Locking Keys for Spindle Nuts, and 16 Axle Shaft Flange Bolts.
TK8363 Dual Rear Wheel Torque King® Rear Wheel Bearing Kits for 2003-2014 Dodge AAM 14 Bolt 11.5" Full Float Rear Axles in 2003-up Dodge Ram 3500 trucks with Dual Rear Wheels includes 4 Timken® Bearings with Cups, 2 Oil Bath Wheel Seals, 2 Axle Shaft Flange Gaskets, and Threadlocker for the axle shaft flange bolts.
TK8028 Dual Rear Wheel Torque King® Master Rear Wheel Bearing Kits for 2003-2014 Dodge AAM 14 Bolt 11.5" Full Float Rear Axles in 2003-up Dodge Ram 3500 trucks with Dual Rear Wheels includes 4 Timken® Bearings with Cups, 2 Oil Bath Wheel Seals, 2 Axle Shaft Flange Gaskets, 2 Spindle Nuts, 2 Spindle Nut Lock Rings, 2 Locking Keys for Spindle Nuts, and 16 Axle Shaft Flange Bolts.