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Old 06-28-2014, 03:14 PM   #1
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park with tires on the dirt

We just bought a new Solara, I park it off my driveway in the dirt. Should I put down pavers or rubber mate to keep the tires out of the dirt?

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Old 06-28-2014, 03:18 PM   #2
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I would if for no other reason than to keep it from sinking.

I have mine sitting on spaced wood planks buried in the ground.

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Old 06-29-2014, 11:04 AM   #3
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thanx for the info
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Old 06-29-2014, 11:09 AM   #4
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The dirt is not the primary issue. Sun UV rays are. Keep them tires pumped, chocked, and covered.
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Old 06-29-2014, 12:42 PM   #5
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Old 06-29-2014, 05:12 PM   #6
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Our 5th wheel sits on a seasonal site all year. Tires rest on 2X8 PT wood with roof shingles on top.
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Old 06-29-2014, 05:18 PM   #7
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When it rains hard, the wheels in the dirt will get..well, dirty. If you camp sveral times a season no biggie. During winter storage throw down some crushed gravel. Good drainage and ventilation.

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