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Old 08-13-2012, 05:54 PM   #89
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Originally Posted by baxdaddy View Post
Hitch is on, things of note:

1. I too had to grind down heads of carriage bolts to fit through frame
I don't understand this, how hard would it be for the mfg to provide bolts that go right in? Not everybody has access to grinder.

4. I too had a space between frame and hitch flange/plate, getting access to torque wrench before I tighten down any further
This really boggles my mind. How can they make something that far off?

8. I had the back on jack stands but I think it wouldn't be hard to do flat, IMHO
I did mine without jacks. Just backed up to the edge of the driveway.

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