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Old 06-29-2015, 05:49 PM   #1
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Air level or jacks.
What would be the best.
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Old 06-29-2015, 05:56 PM   #2
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Lots of owners use jacks once and the next use air. This excercises the system and should keep both working well. If you are in a nice resort on pavers, use air since you have to put down pads to use jacks. Another scenario, if on wet grass at a rally or whatever use jacks. This can deter your tires from sinking versus the jacks! Enjoy.
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Honestly I have only used my jacks a couple times. If we are going to sit for an extended period n concrete I would pobably use jacks. But to be honest I like the air and use it most all the time
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Old 06-29-2015, 07:52 PM   #4
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Agree with Mrchips. Use the jacks when on an extended stay and air when not. If theres excessive slope, I think the jacks have more extension. Not sure, but I think I read that somewhere.
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Old 06-29-2015, 11:15 PM   #5
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Honestly I have only used my jacks a couple times. If we are going to sit for an extended period n concrete I would pobably use jacks. But to be honest I like the air and use it most all the time

Likewise for us.
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Old 06-29-2015, 11:37 PM   #6
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Another scenario, if on wet grass at a rally or whatever use jacks. This can deter your tires from sinking versus the jacks! Enjoy.
I've seen jacks and pads used on soggy ground. Do you have any idea how hard it is to get the pad out after it's pushed 6" into the ground?
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Old 06-30-2015, 06:16 AM   #7
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There is maintenance required for jacks down an extended period. The interval is more frequent in salt air. They must wiped down and protected from rust.
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.... Use the jacks when on an extended stay and air when not. ....
Same here.
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