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help with fifth wheel hitch facts
My truck is short bed superduty, Do can i get by with a non-slider hitch?
Just bought a 5th wheel toy hauler. Its the fifth toyhauler ive owned but first fifth wheel. Came with a hitch. Not a slider. So I want to use what i have vs buying another.
Doing some reasearch it seems people say its a must to have a slider hitch with a shortbed? is that a fact? I dont really care to clear 90 degrees of turn, that would be allot of stress on axles anyway...
where are you mounting the hitches in short bed superduties? ive read anywhere between 2 and 4" in front of axle? ive seen it writen as 32.5" from the tailgate to the first mounting rail? any advice, I can take some measurements, im assuming the farther forward the better for the weight distribution, but a balance for how much I can turn, clear the cab.... any advice for a newbie is appreciated.
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