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Old 11-30-2012, 06:36 AM   #51
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DW hasn't driven with the new 5'er in tow, but she would spell me when we had our travel trailer, so I expect she'll give it a shot again next summer.

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Old 11-30-2012, 07:08 AM   #52
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My wife pulled the PU with no problem. She'll learn to pull the TT next year, but only forwards.

She has a real phobia of backing up.

I don't mind driving, I prefer to drive. She's good for a break on the straight lol


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Old 11-30-2012, 09:20 AM   #53
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I drive 100% while in tow but my wife can drive the dually just not hooked up. I have not trained her behind the wheel yet in case she needs to pull it combined. I know she can do it, and I have had her more involved with the process so she knows the total process should she ever need to do it. That includes total disconnect and hookup.

I keep saying we are going to do it while on a longer trip with less turns to get a handle of it, but never get there. This season it will be done for sure. Around the block a few times as well to learn the turning process. I've explained the process and what stuff does and why, hopefully she was listening.

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Old 12-12-2012, 10:53 AM   #54
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Being that both of us were professional drivers for 20 plus years once upon a time, she refuses to drive and this makes me oh so happy.

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Old 12-12-2012, 01:34 PM   #55
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DW won't take a turn at the wheel on our way down to Phoenix this weekend. She'll be busy pulling our quads with her Expy.

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