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rbpru

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Posted: 10/14/19 08:12pm Link  |  Quote  |  Print  |  Notify Moderator

My floor, table, frig, frame and tongue all show some variations of level.

For us the frame and the stove top are the most important points to be level.


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Mich upnorth wrote:

Cooktop

THIS is the most important thing to be level. If it is level your fridge is already happy.

The cook likes the eggs to be even in the pan, not running to one side.


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Wherever I put the level, it's different in our camper... I check several places, then check how the shower and bathroom doors are when open. If they swing one way or the other, I adjust.


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campingman55 wrote:

i cant remember the best place to put a level when leveling a trailer is it the floor right by the door or on the a frame of the hitch or where


Only thing I care about is that my head is not lower than my feet when I crawl into bed. I setup and leveled to the fridge and put those stick on things on the front and side of the trailer. the numbers on them seem to correlate well with how many blocks I'll need under the wheels. If I'm off half a bubble I don't really worry about it. If you travel down the road with your fridge on it's never very level anyway so being off a bit when parked is not going to be much trouble.

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I use the front tongue 1st for side to side and then the left side storage door opening for front to back and am done. The electric jacks make all the difference in the world for a TT. I check the bathroom and REFER doors and if they move I make an additional adjustment later.


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Best way to level your rig is to park it in Florida this winter


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I think the refrigerator being level is critical so I set a bubble inside the refer and another near my jack setup. When the refer bubble is centered I adjust the bubble near the jack set up to read the same as the refer. Once set up this way I just use the one near the jacks, and refer is always level.

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Set zero (LCI's level) push auto level and stand back and watch the dance.


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Posted: 10/21/19 11:22am Link  |  Quote  |  Print  |  Notify Moderator

I discuss leveling here:
https://learntorv.com/rv-leveling-is-really-quick-and-easy/

And really, you can put the level anywhere you want. As long as it's close, everything else will be fine.


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thomasmnile wrote:

Two stick on bubble levels at the right front corner of the trailer, one North/South, one East/West. Worked fine, no muss no fuss.


Stick on bubbles work. I have used them on 3 campers.

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