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bobski 09-13-2013 03:09 AM

trucks all set for the big tow
 
had the 95 2500 checked out.
come to find out dad had the big deal model. new trucks are called HD, but this one wasnt yet.
it already has a factory tranny cooler in it, so im set to haul.
had a new tire put on, ac is fixed, had all new rear axle u bolts put on, new brake lines, new tranny fluid lines, new rear brakes, chain anchor points were welded on, new trailer wires.....im loaded for bear.
all i gotta figure out is if uhaul provides the drop bar for the hitch. i gotta get that load down level. anyone know if they do?

ctshooter 09-13-2013 03:24 AM

No they do not. Also don't be surprised if you need to buy an adaptor for the trailer wiring when you get the trailer. Uhaul uses several different types of plugs depending on the age of the trailer.

danf_fl 09-13-2013 11:33 AM

Can you set them up on water skis and tug a little on Kalifornicate?

bobski 09-13-2013 02:52 PM

where do you get one of those offsets?

bobski 09-15-2013 11:16 PM

cant use a offset on a ball.

ok, next question...can a 3/4 ton carrying its max bed load still tow its max tow load?

winds-of-change 09-16-2013 01:45 AM

I'm all ready to rock and my car's all ready to roll. And it didn't cost me nearly as much to get my car in tip top shape as it did for you to get your truck all fixed up.

MOshooter 09-16-2013 03:10 AM

Bobski good luck on your travels to Missouri.

bobski 09-18-2013 01:47 PM

is it common to have springs resting on the axle when towing? im maxed out.

rockratt 09-18-2013 01:55 PM

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Originally Posted by bobski (Post 1375733)
is it common to have springs resting on the axle when towing? im maxed out.

Don't do it!!!!!!!!

alsaqr 09-18-2013 01:58 PM

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Don't do it!!!!!!!!
Very good advice.


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