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Old 06-12-2016, 06:01 PM   #1
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Question about jacks use on gasser

When we are home, the RV resides under a roof on a level solid base of crushed rock that was thoroughly tamped down by the professionals who installed it. We have read info on this forum relating to diesels and this question, but we want to know if we should put the jacks down or leave them up on our 34' Bay Star gasser. It doesn't seem like the jacks take much of a load off the tires, but that is based on a cursory visual. We try to drive a little bit at least once a month when we are not traveling so the tires do not flat spot.

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Old 06-12-2016, 06:10 PM   #2
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Put some pads/blocks under the jacks and lift it up some.
Our rig only has air leveling so ours is on the tires all the time.
BTW: Radial tires shouldn't flatspot and if they do they come right out with a few miles of driving even after sitting for 6 months.
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Old 06-12-2016, 08:34 PM   #3
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X2 with Mr_D. Jacks should be able to lift tires off the ground. I know mine will do so.
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Old 06-13-2016, 07:25 AM   #4
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I park my Bounder gasser on concrete at home with jacks down. I would do the same on crushed rock with jack pads.
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