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Old 02-27-2016, 12:46 AM   #11
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I agree Tony. Our 195BH is 4,000 lbs. Our Fastway WDH is rated for 6,000 lbs. (smallest WDH w/ bars Fastway makes). We have towed our trailer at 60-65 mph in some windy weather and it was very stable behind our Yukon.
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Old 02-27-2016, 11:24 AM   #12
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Thank you Bushbunch for your shake down list. Here are some of the things we upgraded/added/changed to our our new195BH:

1. Upgraded dealer provided 24 Group battery to 27 Group. Dealer upgraded it at no additional cost at time of our purchase.

2. Added front stabilizer scissor jacks. Dealer installed them w/o a labor charge. A must have for us. Trailer was too wobbly on just the tongue jack after first night camping. Rear stabilizer jacks (optional equipment) came with our trailer.

3. Upgraded shower head & hose with Camco's bigger head and more flexible hose. Love it!

4. Changed sink and tub plastic drain stoppers with the round fine wire mesh screens. If you need a tub stopper, look for something better. The plastic tub stopper is not good.

5. Changed interior ceiling & outside porch lights to LED..

6. Added 4 inch queen matress topper from Walmart. 2 inches memory foam plus 2 inches support foam. Has to be cut to fit front bed. Works well for us. We use it on top of the "way too thin" factory pad.
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Old 02-27-2016, 11:54 AM   #13
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I do not have a sagging problem since I have a a heavy duty shocks.
However I do feel the sway on windy conditions.
is it possible to just install the sway control without the distributing hitch bars and chains ? Because all I need is to control the sway, not the sagging.
I'm ordering eaz lift, and looking at the following video it seems like the sway control and the weight distributing are two separate independent system
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Old 02-27-2016, 12:19 PM   #14
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Suggest you contact your dealer, an RV service center or etrailer.com. Their technician can best advise you on what setup will best correct your sway. I'm not knowledgeable about independent sway systems or the one that may best suits your needs. Hope this helps.
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Old 02-27-2016, 12:55 PM   #15
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Old 02-27-2016, 08:37 PM   #16
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In addition to our thread below our 2016 195BH came with factory 15 inch wheels. Tires are Towmax 205/75/R15 Load Range D. I have seen same 2016 trailers with factory 14 inch wheels (205/75/R14 Load Range C). The 15 inch wheels do not show up as a factory option. Our 195BH was manufactured in July 2015.

Very happy with the ride on 15 vice 14 inch wheels. I assume the Dealer ordered their 2016 195BH trailers with 15 inch wheels. We found the spare tire was a 14 inch and Dealer swapped it for same 15 inch. The spare tire size (optional equipment) is something to check before/during the PDI. Just know 15 inch wheels are available with this trailer when shopping around.

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No kidding? I just logged in to research the possibility of upgrading my 195BH to 15" wheels/tires, but wanted to know if the larger size would be a problem. There's my answer!

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Old 02-27-2016, 08:57 PM   #17
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Our dealer had two Cruise Lite 195BH trailers. Both trailers had 15 inch wheels which surprised me because I was expecting 14 inch. Don't know how they got on the trailers but sure happy we have them.
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Old 02-27-2016, 09:25 PM   #18
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BTW the Tire Information label on side of our trailer confirms the tires are 15 inch so they came from the factory that way.
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Old 02-27-2016, 09:49 PM   #19
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Get a WDH like the affordable Equalizer 4. They can be found used on CL for a bargain. Single axle trailers can become squirrely in a hurry in the right wind/road conditions. Plus, if you get a blow-out on the driver's side of a single axle TT the WDH helps keep the TT in your lane...

A number of years ago I pulled all types of single & double axle trailers for construction-related work & the single axle trailers wandered from side to side the most regardless the tow vehicle.

That said, the 195BH finds a way to fit a lot into a small package & it was one of the TTs we looked at (for our family of 5) when we were considering a SUV as a TV...
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To the OP - Congrats on your Cruise Lite! I hope you will love it as much as I love my Cruise Lite for five years and counting.

My 2011 CL came with 15" wheels but I had the dealer add stab jacks too. Also I started out towing my CL with a Yukon which worked great until borrowing my sister's Yukon was no longer an option. Her Yukon needed some work done and besides it was time I had my own TV so I brought a truck.

Like you I also got a great deal on my unit ($9,997). This past fall I was looking another a new Cruise Lite but opted to keep my 2011 unit instead. I really like the new CLs but I'm on a fixed budget without much wiggle room.

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