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Old 12-29-2014, 12:28 PM   #11
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Quick question for ya Gary. Do you put the stabilizing jacks down before you put out the slides?

When I set up, I level side to side, unhitch, level front to back, then put down the jacks. After all that, I put out the slides. My level doesn't change by the slides. Got three of them.


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Old 12-30-2014, 11:48 AM   #12
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When we setup, we always level and drop the jacks before putting the slides out and still notice the little tilt even with the jacks in place. The skew on my large level helps compensate for that slight tilt and get me perfectly level when we put them out.

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Old 12-30-2014, 12:15 PM   #13
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I get a 2.5inch drop with the slides out compared to slides in, I level after the slides are out, then stabs. being I have 3 slides on the drivers side and they go out about 2.5-3ft can really tip her low
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Old 12-30-2014, 12:26 PM   #14
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I'm trying to avoid moving the trailer too much after my slide go out. I really wanted a way to set my levels so I would basically have the trailer tilt off when I set it up and let the slides compensate for the tilt after I put them out. This seems to work so far. The smaller level is a quick way to make sure it's still working for me.
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Old 12-30-2014, 12:30 PM   #15
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We have three slides, two on the off awning side and one on the awning side. I level the trailer, put down the stabilizers and then extend the slides.
There is little, if any change to my side to side level when the slides come out.

I'm wondering if the biggest change would be on a rig with two slides, both on the off awning side, or a four slide rig with only one on the awning side? On our TT, the off awning side has one shallow kitchen/sofa slide, and a deep bedroom slide. On the awning side there is a deep dinette/entertainment slide.

The dealer says to put them out like this: Kitchen slide-1, Dinette-2, Bedroom-3.
I'm guessing the Dinette slide helps to balance out the other two and perhaps even the deployment order helps a bit as well.
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Old 12-30-2014, 01:28 PM   #16
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My rockwood sits 3/4" lower on driver side even with slides in. I just block up driver side wheels @ 1/2" above level before opening slides. Seems all the weight is on the drivers side.
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Old 01-01-2015, 04:08 PM   #17
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I have two slides, one for the living room and one for the bedroom in the rear of the camper. They're both on the driver's side and I haven't had a problem with the camper going out of level when I put them out.
I pull in or back in to the site, level side to side, unhitch, level front to back, set the rear stabilizers and then extend the slides. I've had it set up for a month on gravel and it didn't lean to the slide side at all.

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Old 02-01-2015, 07:05 PM   #18
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Y'all have multiple or heavy slides? We've never had any trouble with our HighWall PUP, but wonder if the kitchen slide on the mini lite 2304KS will cause an off-leveling.
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Old 02-01-2015, 07:30 PM   #19
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Mine always drops an inch when I put out the slide. So we pull into campsite, check the levels, and back it up and set down the Lego blocks accordingly.

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Old 02-01-2015, 07:53 PM   #20
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I level the trailer so it's half a bubble off slide side high. Then put all stabilizers down, chock the wheels and open the slides usually come out perfect.

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