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Old 08-12-2011, 11:45 AM   #1
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Jack Stabilizers

Greetings, Campers!

We've set up the Cougar on its second outing. It seems quite stable side to side, but rocks a little from front to rear. Does anyone have any suggestions to reduce the sway?

- Jack & Sue

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Old 08-12-2011, 12:24 PM   #2
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Thats because of the suspension springs at the axles. Using wheel chocks like the X chock does help, but not eliminate.
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Old 08-12-2011, 12:34 PM   #3
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keep all jacks as short as possible, and utilize a really good wheel chock, like the x jack as stated. i made a set out of a couple of 4x6 and redi rod. it works, but i am sure that the x jack is a whole bunch lighter. some people stretch out the jacks as far as they need to and that really don't help your rocking motion.
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