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Old 11-15-2015, 07:55 PM   #1
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I have a question. When using a weight distribution hitch. The connection brackets that go on the A frame of the camper. I know you snug them down. But should they be able to move while towing? I had them move one time and my propane tank holder almost came off my camper. Or is that normal?
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Old 11-15-2015, 08:07 PM   #2
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I have a question. When using a weight distribution hitch. The connection brackets that go on the A frame of the camper. I know you snug them down. But should they be able to move while towing? I had them move one time and my propane tank holder almost came off my camper. Or is that normal?
My first thought is that the setup is all wrong. Seek a reinstall/new remedy. Sounds like you have trouble and should resolve it. IMO the brackets should not move. Safety...
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I had them move one time and my propane tank holder almost came off my camper. Or is that normal?
No way is that normal.
We would need to know the brand of wdh you are using to better understand the situation.
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Old 11-15-2015, 08:08 PM   #4
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You need to tighten them down real solid, they should not move period.
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OK. I do have them tight now. Like I had them. I was just told be a couple people that the reason you only tighten them to snug then a 1/4 turn was that in the right situation is that if there was no give it could twist your frame on the truck or camper. How ever I have them sit now at snug 1/4 turn per oem
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I have a haul master. But this happen with Curt
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One thing you want to make sure is that you have at least 6 links of chain between the bars and the lift brackets.
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