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Old 09-28-2017, 02:12 PM   #1
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Cool Driveway incline. Ramp maybe

Just got my Wind Sport35M home and had levelling problems. After freaking out, this forum stated to checke breaker . Bingo. Now we're thinking that driveway has big difference between front and back. Was wondering if you would build up driveway with wood or buy a driveway ramp. And if I do, do you need to raise both tires on each side.4 total on back. Newbie here. (Obvious lol)
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Old 09-28-2017, 02:22 PM   #2
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Since there is really no additional effort in supporting the "extra" wheels: why not?
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Old 09-28-2017, 03:25 PM   #3
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I asked in another of your 3 threads on the topic for a picture to better see what you were dealing with...

My preference if possible would be to park 'nose down' - and if beyond the capability of the jacks to level - use ramps for the front wheels.
Typically easier to get non-drive wheels onto a ramp (without spinning - pushing the ramp out) - and would mean supporting less weight.

If the back has to be low - and the weight will be remaining on the tires - there are four tires there for a reason (weight). All four should be supported if used for long term parking.

Whatever you use has to be able to handle the weight of the axle you will be lifting - individual axle max weights are on a sticker in the coach.
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Old 09-28-2017, 03:44 PM   #4
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Driveway incline

https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?f...3370437&type=3

Sorry just as new to these threads. Thanks
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Old 09-28-2017, 03:59 PM   #5
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Incline pic 2

It's not a huge incline maybe 5-10% but in current state the back butt is about 18 inches off the ground
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It's not a huge incline maybe 5-10% but in current state the back butt is about 18 inches off the ground
Ahhh.. trying to hang it upside down... that could be a challenge... lol

Ok... incline doesn't look bad from a 'parking' standpoint... Likely would be an issue trying to run the RV fridge (it really wants to be level) - or sleeping in it might feel interesting.

When you say the 'back butt is about 18 inches off the ground' - I assume you mean the bumper... Aside from making it a challenge to get on/off the rear ladder - not an issue at all.
Are the rear wheels on the ground when level? If so I would do nothing - just level it when you need to use it - or to run fridge in prep for trip...
If not - might want something different - but again would depend how often you need it leveled.

You will get different opinions on 'wheels off the ground' with jacks if that is the case. They will hold the weight.
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Where did you get such sticky tires??

IMG_0130.jpg?

I flipped it for you...
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Old 09-28-2017, 05:43 PM   #8
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Smile Thanks to all

The rig was one thing. Learning the forums another. At least it was my smart son who posted photo upside down . Thanks again.
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Old 09-28-2017, 05:59 PM   #9
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Let your Son know that we can appreciate his picture posting skills!

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