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Old 11-08-2010, 03:58 PM   #1
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Reese Dual Cam Position question,..

There are two holes that are on my hitch to lock the hitch bar into my truck hitch. Which one do i use? I have been using the lock hole on the farthest one from the ball because of the tight turn I have to make to get my Airstream in the driveway. I figured more clearance. The holes are about 2=3" apart. Does it really matter? Also, why are there two?



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Old 11-08-2010, 04:03 PM   #2
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Usually closer is better. Unless it interferes with opening a rear door on your TV, use the one closest to the ball. Others will chime in, I'm sure.

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Old 11-08-2010, 04:17 PM   #3
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Some vehicle's receiver is tucked further under the bumper than others. My van is tucked so far under that I have barely enough room to use my Enkays. The PUs ans SUV I have towed with have plenty of room. It doesn't matter which you use, other than slightly increasing yo0ur effective overhang by using the furthest from the ball.
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Old 11-09-2010, 06:40 PM   #4
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the closer the ball is to the rear axle the better, there is a % of fulcrum that is beneficial.
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