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Old 03-25-2010, 05:03 PM   #29
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As someone has already said, "If it feels level to you, its level". The newer generation of RV refrigerators won't know the difference.

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Old 03-26-2010, 10:13 AM   #30
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That's the gold standard that my DW uses. If the bathroom door stays in place, she's happy. If she's happy, I'm happy. And if I'm happy with the level of the rig, the fridge is more than happy (it isn't nearly as sensitive to being level as I am!)
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When I still had the 5th wheel, I was very picky and tried to be as accurate as possible leveling. I had no jacks in our last MH and don't have any now. I just try to park in as level a spot as I can find, and it seems to work just fine. I seem to agree with Ed and don't think that it is that big a deal. Iv'e never had a problem with the refrigerator not working if we weren't perfectly level.

If you don't have a slide and your MH doesn't come with Jacks, it is a real hassle if you want to be perfectly level all the time.
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Is it level? No sir. Can you see the bubble? Yes sir . Good enough.
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Old 03-27-2010, 07:32 AM   #33
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Is it level? No sir. Can you see the bubble? Yes sir . Good enough.
I have a bag of those little orange leveling blocks. Usually just a couple work just fine. I put the slide out and drive up on them. I can tell if we are 1/4 inch out of level. Especialy if my heads on the pillow.

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Well I have a TT, and I placed bubble levels at all the corners on the exterior using a contractor's level. I use these to level from side to side. Once unhooked, I level front to back with anoher bubble level and raise the front jack a little past level to allow for runoff and to keep my head above my feet in the front bedroom. No problems with the fridge or doors or the DW.
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