Go Back   DODGE RAM FORUM - Dodge Truck Forums > Member's Area > The Great Outdoors

The Great Outdoors

Golf Carts

This is a discussion on Golf Carts within the The Great Outdoors forums, part of the Member's Area category!
Does anyone own a golf cart that they put up in the back of their truck bed when going camping? ...

Like Tree1Likes
  • 1 Post By rabbitreborn

LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 04-30-2017, 10:55 PM   #1 (permalink)
popjim52's Avatar
Senior Member
Join Date: Jul 2014
Location: Baltimore,MD
Age: 55
Posts: 110

Ram Year: 2014 Tradesman 2500
Engine: Hemi 5.7
Default Golf Carts
Does anyone own a golf cart that they put up in the back of their truck bed when going camping? If so how easy is it to get in there? Pros and Cons???

Sponsored Ad
Register to remove this ad.

2014 Ram 2500 Tradesman
Zone 5.5 Lift, Fox Shocks, Dual Steering Stabilizers, Fuel Hostage 20x12 -44 offset , 35x12.50 Federal Couragias , Bedrug, Tailgate Assist, Window Tint, WeatherTech Mats, Pioneer NEX, JB Audio Speakers, JBL Amp, FlowMaster American Thunder cat back , Bushwacker Fender Flares,
Amp Research Power Steps
popjim52 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-01-2017, 04:13 PM   #2 (permalink)
Join Date: Nov 2016
Posts: 59

Ram Year: 2016
Engine: Hemi 6.4
I work on Golf Carts for a living and I can tell you I CRINGE everytime I have one come in for service in the back of a truck.

Unless you load/unload in a ditch, the angle is VERY steep (even with 8foot ramps) I have personally witnessed 3 carts flip while being unloaded.

A battery powered cart weighs in at roughly 1000 pounds which becomes a hassle when calculating your load weight with a camper trailer hooked up as well.

If you have a short bed, chances are you may not be able to close your tailgate.

If you have a 4 passenger forget about it with a short bed, some of them won't even fit in a longbed and still close the tailgate.
popjim52 likes this.
rabbitreborn is offline   Reply With Quote

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On


GM Truck Forum
Ford Raptor Forum
Chevy Tahoe Forum
Chevy Cobalt Forum
Chevy Camaro Forum
Toyota FJ Cruiser Forum
Ford Truck Forum
88-98 GM Truck Forum
73-87 Gm Truck Forum
Ford Expedition Forum
Chevy Equinox Forum
Chevy Cruze Forum
Jeep Liberty Forum
Jeep Forum
Dodge Ram SRT10 Forum
Chrysler 200 Forum
Scion xD Forum
Scion xB Forum
Dodge Challenger Forum
SRT Forum
Nissan Titan Forum
Buick Enclave Forum
Cadillac Forum
Cadillac XTS Forum