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Old January 14th, 2011, 10:43 AM   #501
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well i finally bit the bullet and found a new tow rig.picking it up the first of the week.

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Old January 14th, 2011, 10:59 AM   #502
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v10 lariate, 120.000 miles, all leather, 1 owner and super clean.they had a 7.3 there also, but i decided against it.i drove them both but i liked this one.plenty of power for what i want.this was alot cheaper also.has the warn hubs and headers already done, so should be good to go.
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Old January 15th, 2011, 11:16 PM   #503
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JUST BUILT MY NEW TOW RIG.

1994 G.M.C 4 DR. 4 WD. STRAIGHT AXLE, CUMMINS 5.9 12V , 727/205 DUALLY.



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Old January 16th, 2011, 07:42 AM   #504
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Old January 16th, 2011, 07:42 AM   #505
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Old January 16th, 2011, 09:27 AM   #506
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I'm curious how all these lifted trucks sit with a gooseneck or 5th wheel on them...
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Old January 16th, 2011, 09:41 AM   #507
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Tonka toy has a leveling kit on his duty and 35s, pulled Richs goose with no issues
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Old January 16th, 2011, 10:35 AM   #508
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Tonka toy has a leveling kit on his duty and 35s, pulled Richs goose with no issues
I was wondering more on the SAS trucks running 37's and how much clearance they lose between the bed and the goose-neck, how the trailer sits because I know they have limited adjust-ability and such.
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Old January 16th, 2011, 10:37 AM   #509
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Didn't adjust anything for his, so I am sure it doable
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Old January 16th, 2011, 02:00 PM   #510
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Tonka toy has a leveling kit on his duty and 35s, pulled Richs goose with no issues
a leveling kit won't change the height of the hitch in the truck much. Trucks with a real 4" or 6" lift on the rear supsinsion will cause issuees with some but not all goosenecks.
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Old January 16th, 2011, 03:50 PM   #511
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a leveling kit won't change the height of the hitch in the truck much. Trucks with a real 4" or 6" lift on the rear supsinsion will cause issuees with some but not all goosenecks.
Im noticing all the SAS and 4" lift trucks are always photographed with pumper pulls thats why I was asking, I guess some trailers have a taller neck than others then?
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1994 G.M.C 4 DR. 4 WD. STRAIGHT AXLE, CUMMINS 5.9 12V , 727/205 DUALLY.
AWESOME! Nice selection on drivetrain for sure!
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Old January 16th, 2011, 04:03 PM   #513
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Im noticing all the SAS and 4" lift trucks are always photographed with pumper pulls thats why I was asking, I guess some trailers have a taller neck than others then?
a 5th wheel camper would be an issue almost always, they have minimal clearance to the bed rails. A gooseneck is more adjustable but you'd have to watch out for throwing it out of level and putting more weight on the rear axle of the trailer versus the front. I saw on pirate one guy cut his bed rails of his dodge down about 4", did a real nice job, was the only way to get the clearance he needed.
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Old January 16th, 2011, 05:45 PM   #514
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I HAVE A TALL GOOSE NECK TRAILER, AND I RUN AIR BAG ASSIST.

THANKS GUYS HERES A PIC OF MY OTHER TOW RIG

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AND WITH OUT THE AIR BAGS..........

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Here is mine. A all stock 454, 400 with 90k on it. Restored a solid western solid truck. Added a Ironman Offroad now Creative Fab rear bumper, he does awesome work if anyone needs fab. Love the truck hate to feed it

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