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Old 12-28-2013, 11:25 PM   #1
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5th wheel vs bed rail clearance

What is the preferred distance/spacing between the top of the trucks bed rail and the bottom of the 5th wheel.
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Old 12-28-2013, 11:37 PM   #2
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You should have a minimum of 6" clearance with the 5ver level.

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Old 12-28-2013, 11:38 PM   #3
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At or about 6" is suggested.
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I try to make sure there is about 6". For my 5er to be level, I'm at just under 6.
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Old 12-28-2013, 11:42 PM   #5
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5 1/4 inches here and have never had an issue.

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Old 12-29-2013, 02:12 PM   #6
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I have about 5 3/4" but, 6" min. is recomended by my dealer. The 1/4" lube plate helps a little too.
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