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Old 05-18-2013, 05:35 PM   #51
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We used a 2 foot level on floor and installed small levels on opposite front and back corners outside and used the two foot level on back bumper for side to side level, never had a problem doing it this way, fridge always works without a hitch. This is the third camper we have used this method on.

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Old 05-19-2013, 05:58 PM   #52
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Originally Posted by myredracer View Post
Still trying to get the art of levelling a TT that has a slide on it. I can only get to the wheels to put in the X-chock before the slide is extended without crawling way under. A couple of times now I have had things nice and level, X-chocks on, stab. jacks down and then put the slide out only to find it's out too far out side to side. Grrrrr.

As someone said here recently, it takes a little practice to set up a little out of level the other way and then when your slide is out, you are good. Getting better at it but still need more practice. I am finding that I can be out just 1/2 the thickness of a lego levelling block to get the TT really level again after the slide is out so I just let it go. Again, needs some practice to level with slide in/out.

And then there's the times you have driven all day and you are tired and cranky and hungry and just don't care how un-level the thing is. That's when it can wait 'til the next day.
Same technique for me. I have made my standard practice to put 1/2 blocks under the side of the TT with slides. Set the stabilizers, x-chock, and then open the slides. I have 2 slides on the left side of the trailer and it always seemed to lean on that side even after setting it level. Now I just set it a little high on the left, and then extend the slides. Seems to work well this way.

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Old 05-19-2013, 08:05 PM   #53
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I have three bubble levels in back and three in front. I put one in the middle of the rear bumper, aone in back on each side of the frame. I can tell when I back into a spot with a quick glance if I am going to have to do any leveling. The last spot we camped at, I backed in by myself, DW at work, looked at the back levels, all good. I jacked up the tongue to clear the ball and I was level all around. Will never do that again. I also have an app on my Iphone that has a level that tells me what needs to be raised.
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Old 05-19-2013, 10:44 PM   #54
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When we got our rig, I put an 18" level on the floor of the freezer and levelled to it in both axes on the driveway at home. I then stuck two of the cheapo bubble levels on the cabinets where I can see them from the driver's seat, one in the fore/aft axis and one left/right.

Provided the site isn't too far out, I can usually level in a couple of minutes.
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Old 05-22-2013, 04:23 PM   #55
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But my 4 foot level won't fit into my freezer??? lol
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Old 05-22-2013, 04:30 PM   #56
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But my 4 foot level won't fit into my freezer??? lol
if you cut it, it will

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