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Forum: Towing, Tow Vehicles, Hitches & Toads 03-01-2020, 02:23 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,082
Posted By GaryHowe
Check your tire pressure first. The door sticker...

Check your tire pressure first. The door sticker PSI's are for a fully loaded truck. You may want to lower your tire pressure by 10 psi more or less.

The best action is to weigh the truck front...
Forum: Towing, Tow Vehicles, Hitches & Toads 04-08-2018, 08:26 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,432
Posted By GaryHowe
Bilstein gas shocks and Air Bags in the rear will...

Bilstein gas shocks and Air Bags in the rear will make it tow much better.
Forum: Towing, Tow Vehicles, Hitches & Toads 08-24-2016, 05:04 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 5,626
Posted By GaryHowe
You are right on.... I have a 2016 F-250 extended...

You are right on.... I have a 2016 F-250 extended cab, 2 wd, 6.2 gas. This truck has a payload capacity of 3,300 lbs. And a tow capacity of 12,600 lbs. I currently tow a Windjammer 3029 TT, but plan...
Forum: RV Industry News, Recalls, and Service Bulletins. 08-19-2016, 01:02 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 7,516
Posted By GaryHowe
Jan and I are currently in Goshen at the FROG...

Jan and I are currently in Goshen at the FROG Rally. On Tuesday we had a tour of the FR/Rockwood trailer factory. While it appears that there are always a few minor quality issues, in my opinion the...
Forum: Rockwood 06-10-2016, 02:20 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 4,802
Posted By GaryHowe
You should have a 3/4 ton truck to pull this...

You should have a 3/4 ton truck to pull this trailer. We towed our 3029 last year with an F150, max tow package, 11,200 lb capacity.

It was at max load capacity when towing. This year we have an ...
Forum: Wildwood 06-09-2016, 12:06 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 10,186
Posted By GaryHowe
You might want to try a Hellwig rear anti-sway...

You might want to try a Hellwig rear anti-sway bar. I installed one on my F150, and it made the truck much more stable.
Forum: Towing, Tow Vehicles, Hitches & Toads 05-29-2016, 08:13 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,357
Posted By GaryHowe
Try Bilstein shocks to control bounce.

I use the AirLift ultimate 5000 air bags and Bilstein shocks on my F250.

We're pulling a Rockwood Windjamer 3029 and use an Equalizer 4 way 1200/12,000 hitch.

Rig is rock solid in all towing...
Forum: Solera 02-01-2016, 12:31 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 5,207
Posted By GaryHowe
Sorry for your loss. I can't imagine how you...

Sorry for your loss. I can't imagine how you feel. First of all, wait a few months until things settle down, and you feel comfortable selling your motor home.

I believe you should consider...
Forum: Expandable and Hybrid RV Discussions 01-03-2016, 12:44 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 8,846
Posted By GaryHowe
We currently use an Equalizer 4 point hitch to...

We currently use an Equalizer 4 point hitch to tow our Rockwood Windjammer 3029w. It performs beautifully, but is very heavy. I would consider the Anderson WDH on your trailer as it is much lighter...
Forum: Georgetown 11-23-2015, 04:35 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,514
Posted By GaryHowe
Winnebago vs Georgetown

Having been an RV owner for over 30 years, and worked in the RV industry for many years. I would like to ad my observations to your dilemma. First let me say that I have personally owned 7...
Forum: Rockwood 07-28-2015, 12:36 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,208
Posted By GaryHowe
We own a Windjammer 3029 also. Just completed an...

We own a Windjammer 3029 also. Just completed an 8,000 mile trip from South Florida thru the mid west and into Yellowstone Wyoming. The trailer performed beautifully. The only concern I have is that...
Forum: Towing, Tow Vehicles, Hitches & Toads 06-16-2015, 10:17 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,086
Posted By GaryHowe
Is it equipped with the factory Max Tow package?...

Is it equipped with the factory Max Tow package? If so, I believe that package is rated for 9,000 lbs tow weight.

For improved handling add a Helwig rear sway bar, Bilstein shocks, and air bags. ...
Forum: Towing, Tow Vehicles, Hitches & Toads 05-22-2015, 01:15 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,227
Posted By GaryHowe
We tow a Rockwood Windjammer 3029 trailer which...

We tow a Rockwood Windjammer 3029 trailer which weighs about 8,588 lbs loaded, 1,100 lbs tongue weight. Our truck is a 2014 F-150 Screw, 3.5 Eco Boost, Max Tow, and is equipped with a Hellwig rear...
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