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Old 09-02-2010, 06:40 PM   #1
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weight distrubution question

TV is a 2010 GMC 4X4 crew cab short bed pulling a TT that weighs 5720 dry weight with approx. 600 lb tongue weight.Where do I set my weight distrubution bar ?Only towed for a short distance so not for sure where to set it at. My next question is how tight do I tighten by sway bars? Very new at this so any help will be appreciated.

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Old 09-02-2010, 08:17 PM   #2
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Do an internet search for the manufacturer of the hitch. You should be able to find installation instructions and trouble-shooting tips. If the manufacturer is Equal-i-zer, they have very good site for info.



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Reese has great instructions too if that is what you have. Here are the key factors IMO. First, the ball height on your truck is key. It should be about 1 inch higher than the top of the inside of your trailer coupler when the trailer is level. This assumes your truck will drop about 1 inch when hooked to the trailer. Then your WD bars should be adjusted to the point where your trailer is level; and your truck drops the same amount (about 1 inch) at both the front and rear. That's kind of the "Cliff's Notes" version! But make sure to read your manufacturer instructions!! They might vary from what I just said and should be your primary source of information.
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