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post #1 of 6 Old 09-25-2009, 02:11 PM Thread Starter
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Gooseneck and Lift

I'm sure this has been asked before but has anyone pulled a gooseneck trailer with a lifted truck. I got a 6" lift on mine and really want a gooseneck. Anybody got any experience? thanks.
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A gooseneck will work but I am not sure about a 5th wheel

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A gooseneck will work but I am not sure about a 5th wheel
Thanks thats what I wanted to hear.
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The only issue i see is the tounge crushing your tailgate/bed if taking it off of flat ground. But just for hwy i wouldnt see a problem.

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This what my setup looks like.

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Thanks. I'll give er a good wackin in the morning.
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Just buy a gooseneck and put the springs over the axle and it will be just right.

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