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Old 10-09-2008, 09:57 PM   #1
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O what a feeling

Tonight we hooked up our trailer for camping this weekend.

I can't believe what we did......

We backed right into our haha the first attempt!
Usually it takes us 15 min to an hour to get the thing hooked up.

I guess practice does make perfect!

A very happy camper tonight,
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Old 10-09-2008, 10:00 PM   #2
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Ya know ... backing in to your haha sounds positively 'exciting'. Sorry couldn't resist. At any rate, some days are just good ones and you just had one. Enjoy the feeling
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Old 10-09-2008, 10:16 PM   #3
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Sounds like you had to back up before you went forward. Best of success and happy travels.
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Old 10-10-2008, 09:11 PM   #5
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Ahh yes, It feels sooooo gooood the first time!!!
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Old 10-26-2008, 04:56 PM   #6
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i found the trick for me was to buy a swift hitch camera,now it is easier then a regular setup.
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Old 10-26-2008, 05:35 PM   #7
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i found the trick for me was to buy a swift hitch camera,now it is easier then a regular setup.
Any problems with it, first one I got took a dump, second one took a dump. Company has replaced them both. Think I'll keep the new one in the box and use the $99.00 dollar one I got from Wally World.

Sure looks good though

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i have had mine a little over 18 mos,and so far it seems ok but after hearing of your problem i hope it continues to work.if not ill check out the wally world one that you mention,since it certainly is a heck of alot cheaper.
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Oh thats cool.. but then you dont have that amazing feeling when you keep backing a foot and then get out and look.. then another foot and get out and look keeping an eye on some fixed position guaging the distance your backing and then you get out one more time and bingo.. just above that ball.. or not.

no really.. thats a great simple idea.. good luck with it.

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thats a great idea. we put our AS in the same spot. Put a rubber stop for the trucks rear tires. all you have to do is center. Back until the truck tires nudge the stop. works most of the time.
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i have had mine a little over 18 mos,and so far it seems ok but after hearing of your problem i hope it continues to work.if not ill check out the wally world one that you mention,since it certainly is a heck of alot cheaper.
Yep.. Wally Cam has worked fine from day one.
The new Swift Hitch sits in it's box, waiting for Wally to fail.
Even after two failures they wouldn't consider a refund.

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These also help a lot even with the camera. Also available at Camping World.
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