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Hey guys I have a 2013 Ram 1500 and I have been looking at getting some timbren bump stops. I have heard that they are supposed to help with the sag when towing and was curious if anyone has used them. I am hauling a 20' V Nose enclosed which with 2 bikes in it weighs roughly 4200 lbs. And also if you guys have a good way of getting an accurate tongue weight without have a tongue scale. I do not want to have to purchase one.
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When I had a 6" lift on my 1500 I used Airlift 1000's with the Airlift Lift n Lock spacers. Worked out very well and is a much better system than timbren bump stops IMO. I'd look into that setup if I was you.
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I have a 6" lift with the Airlift Wireless one compressor with bags and tow my 24' travel trailer with it no problems. Never used the timbrens but I can recommend the Airlift system! I just set what pressure I want in the bags on my remote, listen for the compressor to fill em up and I'm good to go with zero sag at all!

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How much did it cost you for the wireless compressor system? And do you guys have tow mirrors or regular mirrors? I have the regular mirrors on my truck and I have a hard time seeing around the trailer. Just curious the best place to buy some tow mirrors.
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I currently have the regular mirrors. It's definitely hard to see around the trailer. I found this website that I'm looking at buying a set from. Prices aren't too bad.
http://www.1aauto.com/mirror-pair-ch...=669990&y=2011

The wireless one I bought from here, the bags are separate

http://www.truckspring.com/products/..._AIL25870.aspx

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I have a Zone 6" with 35s and tow daily around 4500. I use weight distribution hitch and have zero sag in rear even with the bed of truck loaded and towing. weight distribution cost was $380 Installed. I was also considering timbren bumpstop and Airlift system. I'm sure as others have mentioned that the Airlift would work but i prefer the stability of the weight distribution hitch.
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