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Old 08-11-2016, 12:50 AM   #1
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Leveling my TT

Greetings fellow Jayco owners.

I am on a search which seems futile, for a way to level my 24 FBS quickly and efficiently. I'm not just lazy I am disabled and have to do something lest I am forced to sell my trailer. The process of leveling is hard because my disabilities doesn't allow easy movement in and out of my vehicle, bending over to place my Lynx Levelers, etc. etc. very easily. So, I thought of something I was hoping to get some opinions on. I have found a combination jack/ jack stand made by Alltrade. On my 24FBS the wheels are off center to the rear. My thought was to use the jack/ jack stand on the frame just in front of the wheels (which would be near the center of the TT) to lift up the trailer to level. I am pretty sure I would only have to lift it a few inches. It seems to me most RV sites are pretty level already.

Any opinions would be appreciated!
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Old 08-11-2016, 05:10 AM   #2
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Look up these Anderson levellers on you tube they might be just the ticket.

https://www.amazon.com/Andersen-Mfg-.../dp/B001GC2LVM

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Old 08-11-2016, 05:37 AM   #3
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Look up these Anderson levellers on you tube they might be just the ticket.

https://www.amazon.com/Andersen-Mfg-.../dp/B001GC2LVM

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Definitely the fastest and easiest method of leveling a trailer...
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Old 08-11-2016, 08:03 AM   #4
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If budget is not an issue, then why not get a power leveling system? Could cost a few thousand though.

Sell = upgrade/change models?
Might be better to just upgrade to one that serves your needs instead.
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Old 08-11-2016, 09:01 AM   #5
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I got my husband the Andersen Camper Levelers mentioned above and he loves them!
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Old 08-11-2016, 09:15 AM   #6
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Thank you for the suggestions. I have seen the Anderson levelers but I worry about how hard it would be for my Expedition to push the trailer "up" the levelers the required distance. Moon8211was your husband concerned about that at first? I am probably paranoid and overly concerned but I can't help it :-)

Does anyone have any thoughts on the jack idea?
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Old 08-11-2016, 09:17 AM   #7
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If your expedition can pull the camper it can level it.

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Old 08-11-2016, 09:17 AM   #8
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Thank you, but your right the cost is an issue. Unfortunately upgrading is not in the cads for me either.
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leveling

If you are talking side to side, then yes the Anderson levelers are the way to go. If you are talking front to back use the tongue jack and after you are level front to back then drop the landing gear (stabilizers). This is what I use to see that I am level.
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Old 08-11-2016, 09:21 AM   #10
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I understand what you're saying and you are right. My concern is when it back up with my TT I have to jump a curb at home. Although I put a couple of boards down it seems as though my engine and transmission work pretty hard just to do that. Since my TT is dual axle I would have to use two, do you think it would make it twice as hard?
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