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Old 10-17-2015, 02:52 PM   #11
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Old 10-17-2015, 03:00 PM   #12
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When fully loaded the lite rides nose high, lowering the truck is not an option.

One thing I am looking at is a shorter hitch, I like the one I have but feel it is just to tall.

I have over six inches between the rails and the bottom of the trailer.
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Why can't you lower truck?
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Old 10-17-2015, 03:12 PM   #14
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When fully loaded the lite rides nose high, lowering the truck is not an option.

One thing I am looking at is a shorter hitch, I like the one I have but feel it is just to tall.

I have over six inches between the rails and the bottom of the trailer.
I'd give you a 16000 'Lil rocker hitch' , less rails. Can't raise pin-box? When I went to slider, I raised pin-box, and pulled out rear axle spacer blocks, then lowered front of 'barney'.
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Old 10-17-2015, 03:13 PM   #15
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I could but I am not a fan of low rider 4X trucks.

I looked at removing the rear springs and replacing it with air but the cost and work involved is quite extensive.
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No pin is all the way up.
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Old 10-17-2015, 03:18 PM   #17
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Mine went down 3" and now looks like the tires fit the openings better....still have the 4x4 look and view.
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Mine has just over 5" of clearance between bed rail and 5er and I have had no issues at all. I have been over some pretty uneven spots in my travels around MT, ID, WA and OR.

I don't know if it makes any difference if short bed (mine) or long bed or because we have a Reese Revolution pinbox.
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Mine has just over 5" of clearance between bed rail and 5er and I have had no issues at all. I have been over some pretty uneven spots in my travels around MT, ID, WA and OR.

I don't know if it makes any difference if short bed (mine) or long bed or because we have a Reese Revolution pinbox.
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Old 10-17-2015, 06:40 PM   #20
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Trifold covers

Tri fold covers can bite you big time. I was very low on fuel in a bad place. The only station required a hard right turn up a slight incline. The latching mechanism on top of the stacked trifold punched a couple of holes in the underside of the overhang on my fifth wheel and bent the latch beyond use. I now use a roll top so nothing stickes up above the truck rails.
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