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post #1 of 4 Old 01-22-2011, 11:12 AM Thread Starter
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Cruise Control Question

I tow an 11,000# fifth wheel and have never used the cruise control while towing. Flat or hilly, I don't feel comfortable on cruise. Any Thoughts ???
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post #2 of 4 Old 01-22-2011, 06:02 PM
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I use cruise control all the time when hauling our 16k# 5er. It holds it steady at whatever speed I set....which is normally around 60 to 63. LOVE IT! It makes our long hauls so much more enjoyable.

Of course, however, I do not use it during foul weather and when around heavy traffic. But on open interstate....hilly, flat or otherwise, use it all the time. Couldn't imagine our trips without it!
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I use mine when towing also when traffic allows.

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I haul a 14K 5er and use cruise all the time on the interstate. Never had a problem.
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