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Old 08-15-2015, 11:09 PM   #29
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Originally Posted by CarlGeo View Post
A good spotter is the best accessory you can have, if that be you DW or ? My experience includes many years of trailer towing and spotting with good results. My DW acting as a spotter was not the best because she never understood the nuances of backing the trailer. We had several lock jaw events, but we finally arrived at a win-win solution.
She got behind the wheel of the tow vehicle and I gave her directions, often standing right beside her outside the tow vehicle. This worked GREAT, and I would recommend it to anyone!
No more tight jaw events and everyone is happy.
My DW and I do exactly that - she drives and I give directions. It works grea and she does great. This is a case where we don't need to get all macho .

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I am certainly going to try this with the DW at the next opportunity. Thanks for the idea CarlGeo.

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