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Old 03-03-2019, 10:40 AM
Lhlee14 Lhlee14 is offline
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Default Raising height

Has anyone raised height of their trail Manor? Ours seems pretty low. Thanks
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Old 03-03-2019, 10:46 AM
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Try reading this... I will be raising mine soon as well. :-).

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Old 03-03-2019, 11:28 AM
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You are referring to the clearance from the underside of the trailer to the pavement? You need what is called a a "lift kit". See Bill Miller's excellent writeup here on the forum at

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Old 03-19-2019, 05:27 PM
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Originally Posted by Lhlee14 View Post
Has anyone raised height of their trail Manor? Ours seems pretty low. Thanks
Why would you want to? The whole point of having a Trailmanor is that it folds down to have a low profile. Unless you are planning on "Off- Roading", I don't see any benefit in raising the height.

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Old 03-19-2019, 08:56 PM
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Default lifting it up

Could be a variety of reason. Ramped drive way, t.v. is to tall, might just be a better fit for your knees/legs getting in and out of your trailer. I am sure there are other reasons,these are mine. 2.5" of lift is not gonna kill your gas mileage. Not everybody worries about fuel mileage, I just want more security than a pop-up tent trailer. I plan to lift both of mine(2005 3023 and 2007 2720). Just my 2cents worth
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Old 03-19-2019, 10:36 PM
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Another very good reason for the lift kit was to accommodate 15" wheels. Earlier TM came with 14" from the factory.

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Old 03-20-2019, 07:07 AM
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The 15” wheels aren’t nearly the necessity they once were, there are now plenty of Load Range D tires available in 14” sizes.
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