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Old 07-07-2012, 01:57 AM
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I am looking for serious opinions about my setup. I mainly want to see your view as to whether I need to adjust the links and bars any. I think I am sitting pretty level, I do want to add some bags to help steady the rear of the truck. Keep in mind I have the Ready lift kit installed 2.5"F/1.5"R.
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Your wd bars look to be level with the tongue. Honestly, it looks spot on to me.
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In the most nitpicking approach I can take, the truck may have the tiniest bit of rear squat with the trailer having the tiniest bit of lift in the front. Still, if the truck and trailer are in fully loaded condition for the trip, I doubt you'd notice any real issues towing that setup. For perfection it looks like maybe a ball mount bar with just a hair more drop might match a little more lift on the WDH, but we're probably talking relative hairs here.
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It looks like you are very close and YES airbags will firm up the rear, you will love them.

I will say, you might lower the ball one notch. The trailer is a tiny bit nose up but the truck looks proper - that means your ball is a bit high.
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Looks great, looks like your truck handles the weight great. LIke Bikenut says, you will love the airbags.....had them in my old ride. I think that would be the only thing you would need to do to make you 100% happy with the setup.
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My opinion, and I know the thread is old. You need to drop a hole on your hitch, and readjust so your truck doesn't squat as much in rear. It look like your front has lifted as well.
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