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Old 08-05-2016, 05:03 PM   #1
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Windjammer 3025 or 3029 TV

What are you windjammer owners using as a TV? What are your experiences and modifications have you done to TV IF USING 1/2 ton.
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Old 08-05-2016, 06:25 PM   #2
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Old 08-05-2016, 07:54 PM   #3
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I have a 3008. It's all a half ton needs to tow. I wish I had a heavier truck.
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Old 08-05-2016, 08:34 PM   #4
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Have a 2014 3008, had to have axles replaced, clearance in wheel wells was only 1 inch 3/4. Other than that it has been a great trailer. We pulled with half ton for 2 years, it did ok but struggled on hills. Bought a new 3/4 ton chevy this year, the difference is night and day.
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Old 08-05-2016, 08:36 PM   #5
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3500HD GMC Duramax currently but started with a 1500 5.3 GMC. Upgraded tires to D's, added TPMS, 32" TV in bedroom, Tailgater satellite, and lots of other toys.
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Also upgraded to LR D after the first 50 miles. Added TPMS, Progressive 50 amp surge protector, best money I ever spent besides the tires.
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Old 08-05-2016, 09:22 PM   #7
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We pull our 3025 with a 3500 GMC. ... but we also carry a Polaris Razor.
Few upgrades include a 2" lift, e load tires, TPM, rear view camera and a better mattress.
Love the trailer but wished it had more "big" item storage.
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Also upgraded to LR D after the first 50 miles. Added TPMS, Progressive 50 amp surge protector, best money I ever spent besides the tires.
X2 on the surge protector!
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I have a 3008. It's all a half ton needs to tow. I wish I had a heavier truck.
Actually I have a 3001, I feel pretty stupid right now since it's right in my sig...
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What are you windjammer owners using as a TV? What are your experiences and modifications have you done to TV IF USING 1/2 ton.
Hi, I have the 3008 and have towed it since Feb. 2012 with my Toyota Tundra. No mods were necessary. I have been in many locations and as high as 9,000'. I can set the cruise control at 55-65 mph and the truck handles it just fine even at the high altitudes and up the grades. I have loaded the truck with lots of gear and a hefty load in the trailer. The Toyota doesn't seem to mind at all.
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