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RE: Anyone towing 5er with 6.7 ctd Ram 2500 short bed ???

Your truck should weigh 31-3200 on the rear ,so you should be fine on payload.For your truck get the low profile Andersen as its shorter leaving room for a tool box etc.I had one in our 15 ram dually,absolutely loved it,towed a 17500 lb fiver.There are 4 ways to set it up,very easy to do,i used the B/W TURNOVER BALL.
alboy 09/14/20 10:33pm Fifth-Wheels
RE: Generator question

Just sold our eu3000is Honda, fired up the 15k AC and microwave at the same time for the buyer,purred like a kitten.
alboy 08/28/20 07:54am Fifth-Wheels
RE: advice on 5th wheel hitch option

JK The pins holding the head slopped out,450.00$ later,probably had closer to 50000 miles as i sold it a few years later
alboy 08/26/20 07:03am Fifth-Wheels
RE: advice on 5th wheel hitch option

Yes had a hijacker/demco for 10 yrs ,great hitch,had to rebuild the head after 30000 miles,ill take the Andersen anyday
alboy 08/25/20 07:25am Fifth-Wheels
RE: advice on 5th wheel hitch option

1 havethe Ultimate 3220 which is the lower profilealuminum one,tow a 17500lb fiver'Great hitch ,love how smooth and quiet it is,super easy to hookup.I got it used ,B/W WAS THE NEXT CHOICE,but i did install the B/W TURNOVER BALL ,GREAT PRODUCT
alboy 08/22/20 08:00am Fifth-Wheels
RE: Anyone using a Andersen Ultimate on a 2020 GM truck?

IM approx 17500 loaded 4000 pin,put on close to 8000 miles last year with it.Love the simplicity of hooking up etc and how quiet it is.Great for my application.24500 i would likely buy a B&W.
alboy 08/10/20 07:07am Fifth-Wheels
RE: Anyone using a Andersen Ultimate on a 2020 GM truck?

B&W BALL installed with our Andersen,love it,rated for 4500 pin,24500 fifth wheel
alboy 08/08/20 10:38pm Fifth-Wheels
RE: Transfer switch popping every 15 seconds

Had the same thing happen on the same unit 41260 last year,but my gen would not work either.put a new one in problem solved.My buddy checked out the old one ,hes an electrician, ran it for 2 days worked fine.
alboy 07/19/20 07:48am Class A Motorhomes
RE: Adding on board Generator

I POINTED THE vent exhaust out the the open door .IT runs cool with no issues.There is a vent/exhaust kit online for it.I fill it using a milk jug,but do have a 12 volt pump ,just too lazy to use it.I have 250 watt solar as well ,2 550 rolls batt so just run it 4 hrs a day if dry camping to top up.
alboy 07/04/20 02:13pm Fifth-Wheels
RE: Adding on board Generator

We have a 14 LM Savannah with the gen prep ,i installed ahonda 3000 eu in the front bay .It easily runs 1 air cond washer dryer at the same time and is very cheap to run,20 hours on a couple of gallons of gas.Yamaha has a 4500 inverter gen in gas that might fit.
alboy 07/04/20 07:49am Fifth-Wheels
RE: Odd Part

I believe its called a SKI.Go to Home depot and get a metal roof flashing,IT will work better than what the mfg is using,been there and done it.
alboy 06/19/20 07:02am Fifth-Wheels
RE: 2020 Pinnacle 36SSWS - Fresh drinking water system

FRIDGE with ice maker and cold water filter is the nicest we have used.
alboy 06/07/20 07:56am Fifth-Wheels
RE: What size of fifth wheel to accomidate my 3/4 truck...

From my experience in BC you cannot exceed your GVWR,I TRIED, NO WAY.You can deregistera 3500 below the 11600 for a srw to use as personal business and pleasure, at 11800 gvwr i was looking at a log book for personal business use exceeding 6 days a month use.
alboy 03/21/20 08:41am Fifth-Wheels
RE: What size of fifth wheel to accomidate my 3/4 truck...

ICBC INS CORP could give you a lot of trouble if you exceed your GVWR AND ARE INVOLVED IN AN ACCIDENT.You are held to that number,no exceptions,been there.
alboy 03/20/20 09:00am Fifth-Wheels
RE: Ram 3500 MPG test

OUR 15 dually with asin and 3:42 pulling a Landmark at approx 17500 at 70 gets worst mileage in 6th at 1650rpm then pulling in 5th at 1975 rpm.Best mileage is keeping it under 70 and 2000 rpm,seems to tow best at 68 with few downshifts
alboy 03/19/20 09:05am Tow Vehicles
RE: Water Heater Relief Device

OUR suburban was doing the drip from the relief valve , did a complte flush ,no help, changed the thermostat , fifteen minute job , no more issues
alboy 03/04/20 07:19am Fifth-Wheels
RE: Dually tire pressure

Run our 15 Ram Dually at 55 psi loaded 35 psi empty ,4000 pin,pull around 68=72 mph,tires always run cool and rides very nice
alboy 02/27/20 07:41am Tow Vehicles
RE: Slide room skis source?

Unless its a real mess ,try some marine epoxy with a hardener,it has a slippery finish.Make sure you have no water damage first,been there .
alboy 01/12/20 08:08am Fifth-Wheels
RE: New 5th Wheel Manufacturer

I agree with your wife,it would not be acceptable to me on a new rig.Hope it works out for you.
alboy 12/25/19 07:44am Fifth-Wheels
RE: 5er hitch options RAM MegaCab w/6'4" bed - Solitude 310GK

I have a 15 ram dually with the Asin ,air ride,Anderson hitch flipped back,4000 pin on a 2014 Savannah.We carry 2 bikes upright in the bed with no turning issues.Run the rear tires at 55 psi loaded,35 empty,very nice ride and handling.
alboy 12/14/19 08:31am Fifth-Wheels
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