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Old 05-26-2016, 03:15 PM   #1
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Does the height look right?? Please look

How does the height look to you experienced folks out there. The air bag on the truck are full and the hitch is all the way down. I am wondering if the front is too high for safety reasons. I have about two holes left on pin box. So only about three inches of downward movement. Please let me know Click image for larger version

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Old 05-26-2016, 04:06 PM   #2
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Looks nose high to me. Measure from the ground to the bottom of the frame at both front and back of trailer. That is about the best way to check it if the road is not exactly level. Still need a flat road to do but it won't have to be level.
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Old 05-26-2016, 04:24 PM   #3
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If the truck is level, yes, the FW Is nose-high. Move the pin box up, but you need no less than 5-6" between the truck top rails and bottom of the FW.
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Old 05-26-2016, 04:28 PM   #4
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Can I safely tow it this way? I'll need to get it home where I can adjust the pin box?
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Old 05-26-2016, 04:36 PM   #5
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That's not terribly nose high. You'll be fine to tow it like that. Just be careful of humps and swales.

It doesn't look like you have a lot of room to lower the nose without compromising the bed to overhang distance. You may wind up adding a lift kit to the RV axles.
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Old 05-26-2016, 04:40 PM   #6
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In my opinion it is save to tow. But I would keep the unit as light as possible and go slow. I have seen many worse that this blowing down the interstates. When you get the unit home I would lower the pin box to get this unit more level. But as others have states you need at least 6 inches between the truck bed rail and the bottom of the 5th wheel.
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Old 05-26-2016, 06:58 PM   #7
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I think it's safe to tow; I'd do it.
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From the picture it appears that you have to of clearance between the rear tires on the truck and the fender you might want to readjust the air pressure on tour airbags I usually only run with 20psi in my air bags with our Crusader and have never bottled out yet on the interstate bumps and depressions driving at 65-75 mph
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Old 05-27-2016, 01:26 PM   #9
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Safe to tow, yes.
Check top of bed rail to 5er, you only need 5-6" for normal use.
If it is still nose high, check the leaf spring eyelet mounting points. If it's on the upper hole then you can drop to the second lower hole which in turn will lift the back of the 5'er making it closer to level.
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Old 05-27-2016, 02:14 PM   #10
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