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Old 09-29-2015, 07:51 PM   #15
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Dear FA, 5' 6 is taller than a lot of folks. We have the standard grab handle in our Super Duty that is very helpful for pulling oneself up into the seat. So maybe a well positioned grab handle would be an alternative to a step. Airstreams have had them for years by the door.

I think the GM trucks ride a bit lower than the Ford or Ram. Advantage Paula. And I bet you can find a bolt on step that will be low cost and work well for you.


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Old 09-29-2015, 08:22 PM   #16
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Hi, well you just had to have a bigger truck and that's just what you got. It probably sits about 4" to 6"s higher than your F-150. Higher center of gravity too. Send it to a suspension shop and have it lowered a bit. If done correctly it will handle better and you might be able to get in and out of it too. Check out the SUV's and trucks that the Police use; They sit lower for better handling. They use a combination of suspension mods and tire and wheels to do this.


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Old 09-30-2015, 07:32 AM   #17
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would this help? i saw the ad on TV. Emson car cane.

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