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Old 11-02-2015, 09:27 PM   #1
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Leveling a Winjammer 3008W

Since we've been out on our first camping trip in our 2016 Windjammer 3008w (one with front kitchen), we thought we had the trailer level after parking it with the slides closed. Later after putting the slides out, we start to notice the trailer leaning towards the side with the two slides. We closed the slides and the trailer was level. We added two levels of leveling blocks on the slideless side and put the slides out and it mostly levelled the trailer (it's off a half a bubble too high on the other side). Has this issue happened to anyone else or is it the expectation that your slides will unlevel your trailer if they are all on one side? We now have to have two level devices placed on the trailer for when we store it and when we're camping. Any advice would be appreciated.
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Old 11-02-2015, 09:47 PM   #2
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We compensate for the slides before we deploy the slides. It is very easy after a few times! Youroo!!
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Old 11-02-2015, 09:50 PM   #3
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X2 what Youroo says. I'm still learning how to make the compensation for our V-Lite.
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Old 11-03-2015, 10:07 AM   #4
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On a perfectly level site we use a one inch board. Always have to have the slides side high by an inch to be level.


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Old 11-03-2015, 10:31 AM   #5
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X2 what Youroo says. I'm still learning how to make the compensation for our V-Lite.
X3 on what Youroo says.

My hopkins graduated level is squared on the rear of the trailer because of the "V". I set up with the double slide side of the TT, 1 1/2" higher than the other. "Tweak" the stabilizers to get that. Once the slides deploy it pretty much brings it back to level. Usually I have to snug up the other side a little to counter the weight shift
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Old 11-03-2015, 10:47 AM   #6
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We also shoot for 1 1/2" high on the street side (opposite the door) before we deploy the slides on our 3008W.
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Old 11-03-2015, 11:27 AM   #7
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Thanks all for the info. Ive learned alot on this first trip. My wife wrote the one about two levels. I started by using a 4 ft level inside. Left to right then front to rear and set the levels. Then when the side were extended it leaned. So I put the level on the sink counter with sides extented added about 3" blocks and it leveled to an acceptable level so I added another lever for camping and the other for storage
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Old 11-03-2015, 11:30 AM   #8
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Replying to get into this thread which I responded on dkkirirkland a minute ago.
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Old 11-03-2015, 01:31 PM   #9
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We also have a 3008W with two slides on the "opposite the door" side. We use the thickness of one yellow "lego" block above level on the slide side before we deploy the slides. the weight of the slides brings it to almost perfectly level every time.
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