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Old 06-16-2014, 07:05 AM   #29
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A $15 fix...

For $15 you should be able to remove the foot on your tougue jack replace it with a wheel and effortlessly move that trailer around with one hand. This will not help you in backing into a campsite but putting it back in the garage in seconds. My wife rolls it around like a little wagon.
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Old 06-16-2014, 07:41 AM   #30
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I find the real trick to backing a trailer is to not let your brain get in the way.

Once I was having trouble backing in a campground; tight corner, big drop, poor design. A next door neighbor came to help. He said he would rather pack a 30 footer than a 13.

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Old 06-16-2014, 08:11 AM   #31
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All of us use tiny movements but what usually happens is no matter which way we turn the steering wheel, it continues to only go one way. All of us then pull forward to straighten everything out and then we try again.....same results.
The comment of only going one way makes me wonder about the axle alignment. Could it be out of alignment?
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Old 06-18-2014, 07:05 PM   #32
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Roy in TO:

Nah, it's me. I just watched my daughter back that little sucker into my garage. Sigh, time to face the music......hitch it up and go find an empty parking lot.

Really appreciated all the comments!

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