Free 7 Day Trial RV GPS App RV Trip Planner Campground Reviews RV Maintenance Free 7 Day Trial ×


Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 12-13-2010, 12:59 PM   #21
Senior Member
 
M109Rrider's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2010
Location: Chesapeake, Va
Posts: 938
Good news! Enjoy the new trailer I'd recommend the "Equalizer" brand WD hitch. It has sway control built in. I loved mine! Again and most importantly glad everyone is O.K.
__________________
Jason and Billie
2018 F-250, 6.2L
2011 Prime Time Crusader 320RLT
"PT Crew Member Since 11/2010"
M109Rrider is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-13-2010, 01:27 PM   #22
Moderator Emeritus
 
MtnGuy's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2008
Location: Shenandoah Valley
Posts: 9,280
Quote:
Originally Posted by M109Rrider View Post
Again and most importantly glad everyone is O.K.
Agree. That is the important thing for now. The trailer can be replaced. Empathy is the best thing for samsc03 right now......he just went through a very scary, life threatening experience, probably totaled his trailer, and possibly damaged his truck. When he is ready, maybe we can start a discussion here or on another thread with ideas of possible problems and solutions to benefit other members of this forum.
__________________

Chap , DW Joy, and Fur Baby Sango
2017 F350 Lariat CCSB, SRW, 4x4, 6.7 PS
2017 Grand Design Reflection 337RLS
MtnGuy is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-13-2010, 02:23 PM   #23
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2010
Location: Manitoba
Posts: 1,283
Good to hear that you'll be covered.
Drive safe.
crocus is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-13-2010, 03:17 PM   #24
Site Team
 
bikendan's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2007
Location: Camano Island, Washington
Posts: 25,270
Quote:
Originally Posted by samsc03 View Post
I was not using a WDH or sway bars as we never needed ones.



glad you're safe and made it through.

one suggestion, please buy one for the future for you and your family's safety and ours. there's a reason the vast majority of TT owners have them. it's not just for weight distribution.
i've experienced a similar situation and only because i had an Equal-i-zer, did we make it through without something bad happening.
bikendan is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-14-2010, 08:20 AM   #25
Senior Member
 
Fire Instructor's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2010
Location: Upstate (Albany Area) NY
Posts: 772
I had a tire go down on the pick-up that almost caused me to loose control. Same thing, picked-up a nail somewhere. The tire SHREDDED, but in one of the still attached shreds, there was the nail!

Bought a Pressure-Pro Tire Monitoring system for all 10 tires (8 on the road and both spares) after that, and now I've become O/C about monitoring and adjusting tire pressures....

Glad no one was hurt, and that you were well insured!
__________________
Fire Instructor

2014 RAM 2500 Laramie 4x4 Quad Cab w/Cummins Turbo Diesel, 2009 Rockwood 2607, and 3 'yaks!
300W of Suntech Solar, a Rogue MPT-3024 Controller, and a Xantrex PW2000 Inverter
Fire Instructor is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


» Featured Campgrounds

Reviews provided by

Disclaimer:

This website is not affiliated with or endorsed by Forest River, Inc. or any of its affiliates. This is an independent, unofficial site.



All times are GMT -5. The time now is 10:09 PM.