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Unread 11-21-2012, 05:19 PM   #1
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hitch mount tire carrier questions

for those that have them do they rattle side to side? id imagine that from the weight of the tire that it would move side to side? id like to build one but don't wanna waste my time if it will move side to side so ant input on this would be nice thank you

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Unread 11-21-2012, 05:26 PM   #2
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http://www.amazon.com/StowAway-Hitch...ds=hitch+rattl use somthing similar to this. you wont hear a thing. trust me its what i use but you can make them yourself much cheaper
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Unread 11-21-2012, 05:34 PM   #3
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ok so something like that will keep it from moving side to side ?
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Unread 11-21-2012, 05:36 PM   #4
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yup when you tighten it it keeps it from bouncing up and down in the hitch and the friction from the two peices being tightened keep it from sliding side to side give me a sec and ill run out and show you hot it goes on. just gotta put some force into tightening it lol
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Unread 11-21-2012, 05:39 PM   #5
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There ya go

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Unread 11-21-2012, 05:42 PM   #6
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mine did rattle side to side until i got this though. but it wasnt enough to distract me while driving or even hear it lol
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Unread 11-21-2012, 05:44 PM   #7
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Looks like my rat terrier, Sammy, in that pic
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Unread 11-21-2012, 06:10 PM   #8
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lol its the wifes beagle lab jack russle mix. "texas" cute little thing. shes gonna get just higher than knee height though lol. she be only 3 months old
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Unread 11-21-2012, 06:14 PM   #9
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cool thank you guys gonna go out and build one now just gotta get the steel
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