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Old 09-16-2015, 01:43 PM   #1
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Add 6-point Leveling to FW?

Has anyone bought and added 6-point leveling to their FW? I'm having difficulty finding a vendor and details for a DIY install.
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Old 09-16-2015, 02:37 PM   #2
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etrailer has a 4 point Lippert setup.I am like you,would like 6 if going to spend the $
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Old 09-16-2015, 05:06 PM   #3
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I believe Lippert will not warrant a DIY installations because of possible frame problems. Unless you have a welder, it is not really a DIY job.


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Old 09-16-2015, 06:56 PM   #4
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Lippert won't sell the system to anyone other than an authorized installer of which there are few. Your only other option is to buy the Bigfoot system which is available for retail sale to DYI buyers. http://thebigfootleveler.com/
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Old 09-22-2015, 05:46 PM   #5
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Even if you could get the Lippert to install yourself it would be a task adapting it to a Jayco. It's not bolt on and cutting/welding is required. Also you have to run to hydraulic lines to the 6 jacks. If you can, wait until the next Quartzite show and see if Lippert is running a special. That's where I got mine installed for $4500.
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Even if you could get the Lippert to install yourself it would be a task adapting it to a Jayco. It's not bolt on and cutting/welding is required. Also you have to run to hydraulic lines to the 6 jacks. If you can, wait until the next Quartzite show and see if Lippert is running a special. That's where I got mine installed for $4500.

Just to be clear; The jacks, valves, and motor are all bolt on. It's the jack brackets that are custom cut and welded to the frame. In addition, the hydraulic lines are run thru holes in the frame to the underbelly area.


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Just to be clear; The jacks, valves, and motor are all bolt on. It's the jack brackets that are custom cut and welded to the frame. In addition, the hydraulic lines are run thru holes in the frame to the underbelly area.


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The front jacks on my Jayco are canted out and custom fit onto the frame. There is also some cutting of the front storage box to hold the pump and reservoir.
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Thanks for the responses. After looking at the BF video I've given up on doing my own install and I'm not prepared to shell out $4,500 plus for some convenience. I'll know better next time to only buy a rig with 6-point already installed.
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