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Old 10-06-2012, 09:53 AM   #1
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Can't get WHOLE trl lever

When leveling I use a torpedo level on the floor in the front storage compartment. I can set the trl level front to rear and side to side. Then I can go to the back door and use the level on the floor there and it's 1/2 a bubble off level front to rear. Then I put the level on the counter top and it's off 1 whole buble front to rear, and the inside of the oven is the same. The inside of the fridge is off 1/2 a bubble also. The trl as been like this since day one and I seriously doubt there's an issue with the frame. Tire wear is nominal and the same on all 4 tires. Could be the builder that day was off 1/2 a bubble
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Old 10-06-2012, 09:57 AM   #2
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I have a leveler one the front behind the hitch and another on the left side above the access door. when they are right I don't worry about it.
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Old 10-06-2012, 11:29 AM   #3
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These campers are mass-produced, and there is little chance that all components would be perfectly aligned with one another.
When we bought ours, I leveled it as best as I could, then glued two levels in the hitch area. When we unhook, I just get those two levels as good as I can, and it is fine.
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Old 10-06-2012, 11:30 AM   #4
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Two things have to be level, refrigerator so it works properly and the stove so the DW will cook. I've found TTs are like a house, nothing is exactly level.
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Old 10-06-2012, 12:24 PM   #5
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I used a bubble level that I move from one spot to another. Some places are more centered but all are pretty close to each other. I do one last test - see how the bathroom door reacts when open and close. Depending on the door results I will accept it as is or do more level adjustments.
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I used a bubble level that I move from one spot to another. Some places are more centered but all are pretty close to each other. I do one last test - see how the bathroom door reacts when open and close. Depending on the door results I will accept it as is or do more level adjustments.
That door test is also my last check. Good old gravity!
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Old 10-06-2012, 03:05 PM   #7
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First, lose the torpedo level and get at least a 18" - 24" level. Second, use the floor just inside the door for leveling your trailer. Don't use the countertop, 9 out of 10, the counter won't be level like the floor.
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Old 10-06-2012, 03:35 PM   #8
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But like HOB said the stoves got to be level for the DW to bake the GOOD STUFF in the oven. The reasonI checked the oven was she cooked a peach upside down cake and it was higher by 3/4" on one side then the other. This got me thinking what is really level in the trl, so I started checking several places. Guess from now on I'll set the front to rear level according to level in the oven, I mean BAKED GOODS are the MOST IMPORTANT right?
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