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Old 01-14-2013, 04:08 PM
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Is this safe?

MY trailer is sitting a little higher at the tongue.. a friend gave this trailer to me and was gonna use it this coming year.
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Old 01-14-2013, 04:31 PM
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Is this safe?

More likely to bottom out. Get a drop hitch if your really worried.
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Old 01-14-2013, 05:17 PM
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Is this safe?

I preferred my trailer to sit this way so my mower wouldn't bottom out. Never had a problem.
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Old 01-15-2013, 10:04 AM
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spend the couple bucks and get a drop hitch trailer should sit level or be lower in front. nose up causes trailer sway
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Old 01-15-2013, 10:14 AM
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Drop hitch for me too.
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Old 01-15-2013, 10:25 AM
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Get a drop hitch. I read somewhere that you want the front of the trailer to be just below level.
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Old 01-15-2013, 10:35 AM
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Drop hitch is no more than $40 at any auto parts store. You want it level, or just nose down in the front. Remember to load it properly (evenly) and she will tow great.
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Old 01-15-2013, 10:52 AM
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Should be fine as long as you have good tongue weight and it's not scraping. I run my trailer like that, but not quite so much, to reduce the gate angle. I back my Z rider in since the rear is heavier and that gives some tongue weight.
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Old 01-15-2013, 11:30 AM
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the truck has a pintle/ball hitch bolted to plate, its not a slide in reciever. i have never seen a drop hitch for that type.
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Old 01-15-2013, 12:08 PM
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Is this safe?

Look on the plate where it is mounted you maybe one of the lucky ones that offered an extra set of holes lower to mount to.
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