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Old 08-09-2016, 03:13 PM   #1
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Safety chains

Here in CA safety chains aren't required for a 5th wheel, but I'm assuming in some states they are. Is it just wise to have them installed anyway? I'm towing a Wildcat Maxx 313RE with a gooseneck adapter. When I retire in less than 2 years we plan on traveling around this great country of ours!
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Old 08-09-2016, 03:26 PM   #2
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safety chains aren't required on fifth wheel hitches, but a lot of states require safety chains on goose necks.

Since you have technically converted your fifth wheel into a goose neck, you'll need safety chains.
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Old 08-09-2016, 05:22 PM   #3
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Thanks Bama, that makes sense and I'll be installing chains!
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