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lonewolf 08-05-2012 08:30 AM

Landing Gear
 
Ok I was wondering if they make any type of a high speed landing gear motor or something to run the gear up and down faster?? Oh yeah the gear I am speaking of are on my 2004 5er.

LadyWindrider 08-05-2012 08:55 AM

Short answer, NO. Never seen one. To pick up that much weight, it has to be pretty slow, in order to have a lot of lift. Regardless of how slow, it is still faster than a manual crank, and a lot less effort.

lonewolf 08-05-2012 11:26 AM

For sure it is better than hand cranking. Thanks for the response.

TURBS 08-05-2012 11:46 AM

Quote:

Originally Posted by lonewolf
For sure it is better than hand cranking. Thanks for the response.

Imo the slower the better.
More torque .
Longer life.
Besides drink a beer while waiting!

lonewolf 08-05-2012 12:27 PM

Not a bad idea nice cold beer ok works for me.

3 Happy Campers 08-08-2012 08:59 AM

3 Attachment(s)
I installed the IntelliJacks system on my front landing gear.
No more standing there forever holding the button.
Just push one button to unhitch & go on with setting up.
Drive out from under the 5er, push another button & the 5er levels itself front to back.

The whole set up took me about 2hrs to install.

The system cost about $300.

RV Leveling Systems for a 5th Wheel RV Trailer or Hitch | IntelliJacks (formerly LevelEase)



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