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Demco 5th Wheel Rail Adapter for Ram OEM 5th Wheel Towing Prep Package - 25,000 lbs

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  • Fifth Wheel Installation Kit
  • Rail Adapter
  • Demco RV
Use your standard, above-bed fifth-wheel trailer hitch with your Ram factory, underbed 5th-wheel towing prep package. Adapter mounts in factory sockets and supplies mounting rails in your truck bed for attaching your hitch. Call 800-298-8924 to order Demco RV accessories and parts part number DM6099 or order online at etrailer.com. Free expert support on all Demco RV products. Guaranteed Lowest Price and Fastest Shipping for Demco 5th Wheel Rail Adapter for Ram OEM 5th Wheel Towing Prep Package - 25,000 lbs. Accessories and Parts reviews from real customers.



Demco RV Accessories and Parts - DM6099

Use your standard, above-bed fifth-wheel trailer hitch with your Ram factory, underbed 5th-wheel towing prep package. Adapter mounts in factory sockets and supplies mounting rails in your truck bed for attaching your hitch.


Features:

  • Converts your factory-installed, underbed 5th-wheel mounting kit from Ram to standard, above-bed 5th-wheel base rails
    • Lets you use your 5th-wheel trailer hitch that attaches to standard, above-bed rails
  • Mounts to OEM pucks (or sockets) in your truck bed
    • Unit drops into pucks and locks in place
    • No drilling or welding required
  • Rust-resistant black powder coated steel construction
  • Made in the USA


Specs:

  • Application: Ram trucks with OEM, underbed base rails
  • Maximum capacity: 25,000 lbs
  • Adapter will add 1-3/8" to height of hitch
  • 5-Year warranty


This adapter is perfect if you want to use your standard fifth-wheel trailer hitch with your Ram truck's factory-installed, underbed fifth-wheel mounting kit. Just mount the adapter in your underbed rails using the integrated pucks and lock it place. Now you have the standard, above-bed base rails needed to install your fifth-wheel hitch.



6099 Demco Dodge Ram Truck OEM Adapter for Attaching Standard Fifth-Wheel Trailer Hitches



DM6099 Installation InstructionsInstallation Details DM6099 Installation instructions

This Product Fits The Following Vehicles

2014 - 2014 Dodge Ram Pickup 2500 Series - 6 Foot Bed with Factory Rail Kit

2014 - 2014 Dodge Ram Pickup 2500 Series - 8 Foot Bed with Factory Rail Kit

2013 - 2014 Dodge Ram Pickup 3500 Series - 6 Foot Bed with Factory Rail Kit

2013 - 2014 Dodge Ram Pickup 3500 Series - 8 Foot Bed with Factory Rail Kit

2014 - 2018 Ram 2500 6-1/2 Foot Bed with Factory Rail Kit

2013 - 2018 Ram 3500 6-1/2 Foot Bed with Factory Rail Kit

2014 - 2018 Ram 2500 8 Foot Bed with Factory Rail Kit

2013 - 2018 Ram 3500 8 Foot Bed with Factory Rail Kit



Video of Demco 5th Wheel Rail Adapter for Ram OEM 5th Wheel Towing Prep Package - 25,000 lbs


Videos are provided as a guide only. Refer to manufacturer installation instructions and specs for complete information.




Video Transcript for Demco RV Accessories and Parts DM6099 Review

Today we're going to take a look at the DEMCO 5th Wheel Rail Adapter for the Ram OEM 5th Wheel Towing Prep Package. This has a 25,000 pound weight capacity. This adapter is perfect if you want to use your standard 5th wheel trailer hitch with your Ram Truck factory installed Under-bed 5th Wheel Mounting Kit. Basically, you just mount this adapter in your under-bed rails using the OEM integrated pucks that are in your truck bed, and then lock it in place with these included locking tabs. Once you do that then you'll have a standard above that base rail system that's needed to install your 5th wheel hitch to. There is no drilling or welding required to install this. This part is a rust resistant black, powder coat steel construction. It is made in the USA.

A few specs on this. The application, again, is for Ram trucks with the OEM Under-bed 5th Wheel Mounting Kit, maximum Capacity is 25,000 pounds, and this part comes with everything shown here. Has a nice set of detailed instructions that describe how to install it, with pictures, and the bolts that are used to bolt these to the adapter plate. Basically, what you want to do is access the truck bed on your Ram. You do need to remember that on the Ram it does have different sized tabs on the front and the rear of the vehicle, so the pucks will also be different size, except with different size tabs. What you want to do is make sure the adapter plate is put into the tuck bed in the right position.

They do that by putting this label on it, and it will have on here an arrow pointing this way and it will say "cab," so you want to make sure the cab is here. Then these would be your rear pucks. These would be your front ones. Again, they're different size. What you want to do is lay this over the pucks, take off the .. There'll be plugs in your puck in the truck bed.

Take those plugs out. Lay this over the pucks then what you want to do . To show you the difference in the tabs, you can see here what they've done is color coated them. You can see the difference just by the color. The gold ones are longer, the silver ones are shorter. Silver ones will be what's on the front, closest to the cab.

Those you can just drop right in, like that. Make sure it lines up into the pucks and drops all the way down. Then on the rear one, they are longer, so what you want to make sure, is take your locking pin out, then just turn your handle to where it's . This is flush right here. See how it turns and it's flush What you want to do . this is so it drops all the way into the puck, is just put it in through the hold and then just turn the base to where the holes will line up. Your hand will need to be turned like that, that will line them so drop them all the way into the pucks. Once they drop all the way in, then just turn it, and that'll lock it all the way into the pucks. You'll do that on the other side also. Once it's locked in to where you need it correctly, then take your bolt, and bolt down the base plate. Do that on all four corners. Then you'll be ready to go. Put your locking pin back in. Then you're all locked in, ready to go. If you go to remove it all you have to do is just rotate that handle, on each of the four corners, then you'll be able to lift the whole thing out. Simple as that. That should do it, for the review on the DEMCO 5th Wheel Rail Adapter for the Ram OEM 5th Wheel Towing Prep Package with a 25,000 pound weight capacity.


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Demco 5th Wheel Rail Adapter for Ram OEM 5th Wheel Towing Prep Package - 25,000 lbs - DM6099

Average Customer Rating:  5.0 out of 5 stars   (14 Customer Reviews)

Use your standard, above-bed fifth-wheel trailer hitch with your Ram factory, underbed 5th-wheel towing prep package. Adapter mounts in factory sockets and supplies mounting rails in your truck bed for attaching your hitch.

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by: Milton05/16/2017


After minor adjustments installation was ok. Instruction were clear. My pullrite superglide fit perfectly. Thanks for this great product and etrailer I am going to have a great camping season. 381219



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by: David S.09/27/2017


Purchase this for my 2017 Dodge Ram 2500 with the fifth wheel prep package. Outstanding part and easy to install!!! Fast shipping had this part within three days! My only complaint is that UPS was not easy on the shipping box that the frame come in. Could have more shipping cardbroad used on the corners of the frame inside shipping the box. etrailers.com was a great website to order from totally happy this order and will use in the future! Thank You! 437004



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by: Terry L.07/19/2017


The DM6099 was delivered two days in advance and had all parts included. This unit replaces the two rails which are installed in many of the earlier models. My 2017 Dodge 2500 came from the factory with 5th wheel / gooseneck towing prep group which allows for easy removal allowing you to have a flat bed with no obstructions. Over all a great improvement for the RV community. Thank you etrailer for providing a great product. 407938



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by: Lucas03/13/2017


Very happy with the product. The only draw back is the weight. Can't be loaded/unloaded by one person. A good cross-sell opportunity is to offer a tool for removal. When I first got it, it didn't fit the truck. Support team was helpful and responsive. It seemed to be due to the bed spray. I was able to get it to mount perfectly by loosening a bolt under the truck, and then smoothing the edges of the locks in the rails. 352377



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by: Harry R.05/23/2017


The adapter was shipped within a few days of ordering it and arrived three days later. The step by step instructions were very easy to follow and the installation didn't take long at all. My hitch fit perfectly and the hitch and adapter can be removed all together. I would recommend this adapter to anyone owning a 5th wheel. Thank you Etrailer. 383855



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by: Bobby B.08/24/2016


Ordered with the Demco 16k Hitch. This unit installed in the factory pucks of my Ram 2500 with little fuss. Very happy with eTrailer and Demco. 287346



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by: Lynn C.07/18/2017


Easy install. The only problem I had was the bolt pattern was a little tight to work with around the puck locks. Thank you 407349



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by: Jay young05/06/2017


Happy with product easy install frame is just like factory rails will recommend to everyone 377067



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by: Rod T06/03/2016


If there was room for 10 stars I would give it. I was in a pinch and needed the item quick. These guys delivered. It took maybe 30 minutes to install. Just had to shim the pins to gain travel. Thanks for the great service and follow through. 256432



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by: Skip H.06/08/2017


Easy install, delivery on time, and the customer service is fantastic. In this day and age it is very uncommon to have customer service like that provided by etrailer... All my future towing and truck accessories will come from etrailer! 390824



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by: Doc Murdock06/19/2017


Excellent Service from etrailer Again! Very good product! Follow instructions and the rails will fit perfect and perform well!! 395879



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by: Leroy B05/19/2015


Product as described. Takes a little effort to make final adjustments, but well worth the time. 194437



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by: Chris G03/11/2017


Works great with my hitch. Easy in and out of truck. Highly recommended. 351442



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by: Dennis D.01/29/2016


Couldn't be happier with either the product or the customer service. 236498


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