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Old 08-18-2008, 10:21 AM   #1
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My trailer fish tails at about 60ish mph. What do I do to fix it?
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Old 08-18-2008, 10:26 AM   #2
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Sounds like you need a little more tongue weight
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Old 08-18-2008, 10:43 AM   #3
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Sounds like that to me also. What do you estimate the weight to be, the amount of pull you have lifting up the tongue to set on the ball?



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Old 08-18-2008, 01:26 PM   #4
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Ahh, I was leaning that way as well, more tongue weight.... I will make the adjustments and get back to you guys. Thanks for the replies.
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Old 08-22-2008, 01:21 PM   #5
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Check trailer tires. If boat is heavy, (2500lbs+) you need 4 or even 6 ply sidewalls. Regular car tires are not thick enough in the sidewalls
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Old 08-24-2008, 10:40 PM   #6
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put my ex wife on the front that should add a shit load more weight. LMAO!! sorry couldn't resist
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