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Old 03-29-2012, 04:50 PM   #15
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What is the proper way to jack it up and test the axles?
The axle mount plate. It won't look exactly like this, but you get the idea.

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Old 03-29-2012, 05:57 PM   #16
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I had about 1 1/2 to 2" of drop
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Old 03-29-2012, 06:28 PM   #17
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I had about 1 1/2 to 2" of drop
)Then you are in relatively good shape. Less than that would be cause for concern.
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Old 03-29-2012, 06:51 PM   #18
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You gUys are awesome on this forum.I get faster responds on here than I get emails from co workers.
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Old 03-29-2012, 07:59 PM   #19
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Old 03-30-2012, 07:14 PM   #20
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Old 03-30-2012, 09:29 PM   #21
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My new axle was installed today. What a world of difference on the drive home. The trailer was very stable feeling and made for a very comfortable drive back home. It is nice to spend money and see immediate improvement, definitely got my money’s worth with this deal.
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My new axle was installed today. What a world of difference on the drive home. The trailer was very stable feeling and made for a very comfortable drive back home. It is nice to spend money and see immediate improvement, definitely got my money’s worth with this deal.
Did they get your your brakes hooked up Michael? That should make a big difference as well.
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Not yet, I think there is a problem with the wiring. I found some old painted over wires taped up under the A-frame. Got a feeling they may be for the brakes. Did get the onboard fresh water issue fixed today. All set now to do a little off the grid boondocking.
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It is true- a new axle is really satisfying. I thought it towed well before, but now it's super smooth.
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