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Old 07-15-2014, 04:18 PM   #1
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Question Front Reciever Hitch for moving Trailer

Just wondering, if you have a proride or reese, can you still move your trailer around with a front receiver hitch? I'm just talking about backing into things or turning it, not pushing it down the road, obviously.

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Old 07-15-2014, 04:37 PM   #2
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Old 07-15-2014, 05:41 PM   #3
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I have much more weight capacity on my rear axle than front. I got a caster wheel replacement for my tongue jack foot pad. When I use the front hitch I use the caster foot to keep the front axle load within limits.

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