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Posted: 08/31/19 10:37am Link  |  Quote  |  Print  |  Notify Moderator

Heck Yeah, go ahead and hook er up!

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Posted: 08/31/19 05:39pm Link  |  Quote  |  Print  |  Notify Moderator

I think one more washer in their Equalizer hitch and they're good to go.

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I wonder if he's using one of those ...ahem..."nice solid clamp on trailer hitches"


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Posted: 08/31/19 08:08pm Link  |  Quote  |  Print  |  Notify Moderator

But the back end of the car isn't squatting too much, so he must be okay....


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Rule #1 - Never believe what the trailer salesman tells you ! to

(closely related to "How do you know when a salesman it lying ?")

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Looks safe to me.....well within his payload and likely E rated tires.

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Driver is likely checking the odometer and surprised at how much his mileage has gone down towing.

“Man, I shoulda got me a diesel rig! This gas burner’s thirsty!”

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JaxDad wrote:

Driver is likely checking the odometer and surprised at how much his mileage has gone down towing.

“Man, I shoulda got me a diesel rig! This gas burner’s thirsty!”


Yeah, a Volkswagon diesel Jetta would have been perfect!

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Posted: 09/03/19 06:29am Link  |  Quote  |  Print  |  Notify Moderator

BobsYourUncle wrote:

I wonder if he's using one of those ...ahem..."nice solid clamp on trailer hitches"


Saw this one at my local Home Depot.

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