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Forum: Towing, Trailers & 5th Wheels 10-05-2014, 06:36 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 384
Posted By thomabb
Order it on Amazon. You will find it much...

Order it on Amazon. You will find it much cheaper on there.
Forum: Towing, Trailers & 5th Wheels 10-03-2014, 08:21 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 384
Posted By thomabb
I used the 12" stuff to lay over the existing...

I used the 12" stuff to lay over the existing tape on the top of my slides. I used acetone to clean the surfaces first. It worked well, but like Steve said the ends will come up a little. The long...
Forum: Towing, Trailers & 5th Wheels 10-03-2014, 08:14 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 383
Posted By thomabb
If you set the top of your ball 18" off the...

If you set the top of your ball 18" off the ground, you will be able to tow most trailers. I have towed at least 8 different trailers level with that setup without having to change anything.

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Forum: Towing, Trailers & 5th Wheels 09-22-2014, 07:30 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 297
Posted By thomabb
I have been casually looking at enclosed...

I have been casually looking at enclosed trailers. One thing I have found that I don't think most people would pay attention to is the axles. I have seen 24 foot enclosed car haulers with 3,500 lb....
Forum: Modular V10 (6.8l) 09-12-2014, 01:37 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 938
Posted By thomabb
I see you have the road salt bed rot mod. Watch...

I see you have the road salt bed rot mod. Watch to make sure that doesn't spread to your hitch rail brackets.
Forum: Towing, Trailers & 5th Wheels 09-10-2014, 09:54 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 635
Posted By thomabb
At this point, I would be looking to replace that...

At this point, I would be looking to replace that tongue. I know Tractor Supply sells them.
Forum: Towing, Trailers & 5th Wheels 09-10-2014, 09:47 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 233
Posted By thomabb
Amazon.com: Gardner Bender GSW-117 Heavy-Duty...

Amazon.com: Gardner Bender GSW-117 Heavy-Duty Toggle Switch, 20A 125VAC, Single Pole Double Throw, (ON)-OFF-(ON): Home Improvement


Something like this. You will want to make sure it can handle...
Forum: Towing, Trailers & 5th Wheels 09-10-2014, 09:44 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 233
Posted By thomabb
I suggest integrating a single pole double throw...

I suggest integrating a single pole double throw switch to the +12v side of the trailer battery. One position wired to the +12v side of the winch, and the other wired to +12v from the truck. That...
Forum: 1999 - 2003 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 09-04-2014, 08:19 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,542
Posted By thomabb
I was actually thinking that the company that did...

I was actually thinking that the company that did the upfitting, or even the airport authority, could have detuned the truck.
Forum: Super Duty & Heavy Duty 09-03-2014, 12:57 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 451
Posted By thomabb
Have you had that 30' trailer on a scale? Don't...

Have you had that 30' trailer on a scale? Don't be surprised if it is more like 7,500 lbs.
Forum: Super Duty & Heavy Duty 09-03-2014, 12:53 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 451
Posted By thomabb
My diesel is my daily driver. I live 2 miles...

My diesel is my daily driver. I live 2 miles from work.

I think, given what you have said, that either fuel would work for you. The gas trucks tend to be a little easier on the wallet up front.
Forum: 1999 - 2003 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 09-03-2014, 07:57 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,542
Posted By thomabb
I wonder if it is detuned, since it was an...

I wonder if it is detuned, since it was an airport vehicle. We had an old Dodge on the farm with a gas 300 and 4:88 gears, and it could pull a small planet off its axis.
Forum: Towing, Trailers & 5th Wheels 08-27-2014, 09:26 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,280
Posted By thomabb
No apologies necessary. But it would be nice if...

No apologies necessary. But it would be nice if someone made a car wash locator app for Android. I would have paid $100 for that app that day. :-X04
Forum: 1999 - 2003 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 08-18-2014, 09:16 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 345
Posted By thomabb
Does your license plate light work?

Does your license plate light work?
Forum: 1999 - 2003 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 08-18-2014, 09:06 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 345
Posted By thomabb
The brake lights don't go through the combination...

The brake lights don't go through the combination switch.
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