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Old 11-26-2013, 10:54 AM   #21
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Congrats!! You will love it barring any defects. But please for your own sanity address the 6k axles right from the start. FR has absolutely set a precedent by taking back 2 yr old units and replacing axles free of charge. This speaks volumes about them knowing there is a problem, plus it will only pay you back in safety and peace of mind for years to come.

Good Luck my friend,
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Old 11-29-2013, 09:20 PM   #22
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We have a PDI scheduled for 9:00AM tomorrow morning, can't wait to go get this thing. Wifey has to work so another camping buddy is going with me to share in our excitement
I have a feeling I'm going to be like a kid on Christmas eve tonight and not get much sleep.... Pics will be posted tomorrow afternoon once I get back to the house!
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Old 11-29-2013, 10:26 PM   #23
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We have a PDI scheduled for 9:00AM tomorrow morning, can't wait to go get this thing. Wifey has to work so another camping buddy is going with me to share in our excitement
I have a feeling I'm going to be like a kid on Christmas eve tonight and not get much sleep.... Pics will be posted tomorrow afternoon once I get back to the house!
Good for you and enjoy it! Do yourself a favor and take a minute and enjoy that moment when you round the corner and there it is all shiny and new waiting for you and you'll probably stop and say 'oh man, its long'. I did. Very exciting time. It will be great. Will get a little shorter every time you pull it. Promise. Have fun!!
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Old 11-30-2013, 10:52 PM   #24
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OK, a question for you other 365 owners with the 7k axles. What tires are you all running? I recently spent the money on BFG Commercial T/A's for our last 5er and had them moved over to this one since they both had 6k axles on them. I know if we go the 7k axle route it will require new tires and just haven't done any looking into what's out there.
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OK, a question for you other 365 owners with the 7k axles. What tires are you all running? I recently spent the money on BFG Commercial T/A's for our last 5er and had them moved over to this one since they both had 6k axles on them. I know if we go the 7k axle route it will require new tires and just haven't done any looking into what's out there.
It will also require new 8 lug wheels as well. With the weight I was carrying, I had already upgraded to the Goodyear G614s with a load range G with 3750lb load carrying capacity per tire. There are lots of people that use those, but now more and more are going with Duravis and Sailun tires with the same capacities.
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I had looked at the Duravis R250 but dont remember seeing any with the capacity for 7k axles, I will have to look again. I have seen where people have good things to say about the Sailun's but I think it might be a little early to know about them.
I am leaning towards the 614's, just need to see where I can find some extra $$ for them. I wish the dealer would let me keep my nice new ones I just bought for the last 5er. I have someone that wants to buy them and that would go a long way towards the new 614's.
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