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Posted: 11/25/19 05:15am Link  |  Quote  |  Print  |  Notify Moderator

If you get someone with a truck to move it for you is there a reason the slides would need to be pulled in? Why not leave them out?


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KSBOWMAN has your cheapest and a very good way to do it, with the right tools it,ll move with ease.

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4x4ord wrote:

If you get someone with a truck to move it for you is there a reason the slides would need to be pulled in? Why not leave them out?


The OP explained in his first post that the new carpet is too thick.


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4X4ord is suggesting leaving the slides out because of the thick carpet. If it was my trailer and the ground was really level I would try it. As long as you ease the trailer gently into motion I would think it will work without damage. Maybe a 4x4 in low range and let it idle back then put it in neutral and let it coast to a stop.


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4X4ord is suggesting leaving the slides out because of the thick carpet. If it was my trailer and the ground was really level I would try it. As long as you ease the trailer gently into motion I would think it will work without damage. Maybe a 4x4 in low range and let it idle back then put it in neutral and let it coast to a stop.


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Posted: 11/25/19 06:45pm Link  |  Quote  |  Print  |  Notify Moderator

Sounds to me that OP just needs to get someone to hitch up and move it. Chris

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Thanks again for the advice. I’ve spoken to a man who’s going to move it for me the conventional way. Better safe than sorry.

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JMO, but that is not something I would do, especially with the slides extended. You can always find someone with a FW hitch to move it, even if you have to pay someone.

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