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Old 06-29-2016, 05:40 PM   #401
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I'm off to the Oregon Coast. Fridge stocked with beer, 2 adults 2 kids 4 bikes 1 boat 2 motors and a partridge in a pear tree.
I've been looking forward to this trip for months.
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Old 07-04-2016, 12:24 AM   #402
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I made it to Oregon. What a horible drive. I first took my trailer through the Rockies in Canada without any issues. I drove the I5 to Oregon and I had to fight to keep my trailer on the road. I have decided to buy a sway control hitch. Does anyone have any recommendations?
I like the Anderson very expensive
I also like the the Equalizer (no chains)
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Old 07-04-2016, 08:10 AM   #403
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Water leak

I had a water leak under my sink too, (me to) and it looks to be following the supply lines going to my kitchen faucet down to where they touch the drain pipe. My wife found water on top of her cutting boards. We emptied the cupboard to find the linoleum wet under the sink. Suspect it is the same issue. How did you reach up in there? Do you have two elbows ?😆
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Old 07-11-2016, 12:53 PM   #404
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I'm back from the Oregon Coast. I cannot believe how bad the roads are there. I have never needed a anti-sway hitch before, but I wish I had one on those roads. I've only been home 2 days and I went out and bought the Anderson hitch 3380.

I also damaged a stabilizer on the rear of my Tt. Has anyone raised the suspension on their Tt to get more clearance?
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Old 07-11-2016, 01:19 PM   #405
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I'm back from the Oregon Coast. I cannot believe how bad the roads are there.
But ... but ... our taxes are lower! Yeah!

To be fair, much of the coastal highway is on ground that routinely moves, so it's been patched and filled many times over the years. That's not excuse for the other roads around here, of course. Last time I drove across the border to Vancouver, it was noticeable how much better the roads are. In my experience Washington's roads are even worse than Oregon's.
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Old 07-11-2016, 01:22 PM   #406
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I am looking into raising my suspension. I have read that dexter axle makes a kit and Jayco has one supposedly.
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Suspension clearance

So here is the kit and how to raise your x213. This is a very easy job. Look hear http://www.dexteraxle.com/torflex_lift_kit
Their are different height options. Kits include everything you need. Make sure you have good slack on your brake wires, you may need to extend them. This kit gives 3" more clearance. No more damaging stabilizer Jacks and better flow when draining waste tanks and drain is less likely to bottom out. Only draw back is the fold out step is higher now.
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Old 07-13-2016, 04:43 PM   #408
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So here is the kit and how to raise your x213. This is a very easy job. Look hear http://www.dexteraxle.com/torflex_lift_kit
Their are different height options. Kits include everything you need. Make sure you have good slack on your brake wires, you may need to extend them. This kit gives 3" more clearance. No more damaging stabilizer Jacks and better flow when draining waste tanks and drain is less likely to bottom out. Only draw back is the fold out step is higher now.




That kit wont work as the X213 axle does not attache to the frame in the same way.
I made up some plates like in the attached and raised mine 5 inches
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So raising the trailer with a lift kit doesn't impact handling at all?
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The kit I showed by Dexter did work, I had to modify a couple of holes but super easy.

Raising the trailer doesn't affect your handling unless u don't re-adjust your weight hitch if you have one.
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