3" lift and fifth wheel?? - Ford Powerstroke Diesel Forum
Suspension & Steering Discuss OEM & aftermarket suspension, lifts, air ride suspension, shocks, steering components, etc.

User Tag List

LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 2 Old 11-04-2011, 07:41 AM Thread Starter
Compression Ignition Addict
lhsnbsaoa's Avatar
Join Date: Oct 2009
Posts: 790
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Thanks: 2
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Feedback Score: 1 reviews
3" lift and fifth wheel??

I have an 08 f250 on 35's and I'm about to put a 3 inch lift on. Will I have any problems towing a fifth wheel travel trailer with this lift? I was also hoping to use a gooseneck adapter insted of the fifth wheel hitch.

Sent from my Autoguide iPhone app

2003 F-250 6.0 ECLB- [B]
-EGR Delete-Oil cooler-6.4 Banjo Bolts-WW2-turbo feed and drain lines

Previous trucks: 1997 F-350 CCLB, 2000 F-350 CCLB, 2008 F-250 CCLB
lhsnbsaoa is offline  
Sponsored Links
post #2 of 2 Old 11-04-2011, 07:49 AM
Compression Ignition Addict
xpbprox's Avatar
Join Date: Mar 2010
Location: San Diego, CA
Posts: 267
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
What kind of trailer is it? Usually the toy boxes are higher and are ok with a lifted truck. The trailer needs to be towed at the most level possible position. You also need clearance between the top of the bed and the trailer. I had about 5-7 inches on my stock truck on 33s, trailer wasn't a toy box.
You could also flip the axles

04 F-350 XLT FX4 CC LB SRW leveled, SCT w/ innovative tunes, Edge Insight gauges, Str8 pipe, Studs, Bulletproof EGR, valve seats, 6.4 banjo bolts, updated fuel pressure spring

89 F-350 Centurion Lariat 4X4 CC BB STW lifted on 35"s
460 E4OD

xpbprox is offline  
Sponsored Links

Quick Reply

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Ford Powerstroke Diesel Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:


Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.

Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome