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Old 03-23-2013, 11:00 PM
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This thread has gone from minivans to cats..........can it get any worse
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Old 03-23-2013, 11:23 PM
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Old 03-23-2013, 11:29 PM
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Ford PX Ranger 2.3ltr turbo diesel 6 speed auto with my 07 X2 heading out for a ride
Now we're talking. Very nice!
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Old 03-24-2013, 12:30 AM
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Old 03-24-2013, 05:48 PM
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Old 03-24-2013, 11:04 PM
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Old 03-24-2013, 11:21 PM
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That should get the job done nicely. Is your tongue height a little high in that pic or just the angle?
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TANDEM AXLE 14" PACKAGE STARTING AT $649
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Old 03-25-2013, 09:41 AM
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That should get the job done nicely. Is your tongue height a little high in that pic or just the angle?
I knew someone would notices that angle. Yes the tongue is a little high, my father is fully convinced it tows better this way. It just makes me sweat pulling out an awkward driveway because i dont have a prop gaurd. I'll be picking up a different hitch in the upcoming weeks.
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Old 03-25-2013, 09:56 AM
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I knew someone would notices that angle. Yes the tongue is a little high, my father is fully convinced it tows better this way. It just makes me sweat pulling out an awkward driveway because i dont have a prop gaurd. I'll be picking up a different hitch in the upcoming weeks.
I have become more sensitive to trailers being level since I got my '77 with a tandem where it is more critical. You will have better visibility with your trailer being leveled as it will bring the bow down. I would also be worried about the prop, but I understand how parents can be about some things.
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Includes: 4 T07 wheels, 4 ST205/75R14 Kenda
Loadstar KR03 Radial tires, mount and balance
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SINGLE AXLE 14" PACKAGE STARTING AT $369
SINGLE AXLE 15" PACKAGE STARTING AT $439
TANDEM AXLE 14" PACKAGE STARTING AT $649
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Old 03-25-2013, 10:43 AM
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Definitely run your trailer level, maybe even a little low on the tongue. It will protect your prop and be easier to load on the trailer at the ramp. Our boat's weight is pretty evenly spread on each side of the axle, you shouldn't see too much sag on your escape by running the tongue a little low.
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