How do anti sway bars work on travel trailers?
Sway Control –
Do I need sway control for my travel trailer?
Sway control is not absolutely necessary for towing but is a factor that needs to be addressed if the trailer is unstable behind the vehicle. Active sway control is more consistent than the friction type and is built into a weight distribution system for the best towing performance and safety.
What is the best sway bar for travel trailer?
Below is a list of the very best weight distributions hitches with sway control currently on the market.
- 1 EAZ LIFT 48069 1200 lbs Elite Kit.
- 2 Fastway e2 2-Point Sway Control Round Bar Hitch.
- 3 Pro Series Reese 49903 Wd Rb 1000.
- 4 Blue Ox BXW1500 SWAYPRO Weight Distributing Hitch 1500lb.
How do you attach a hitch to a sway bar?
How to hook up a weight distribution trailer hitch –
Can you backup a trailer with sway bars?
Friction sway control bars are designed to work fine going forward when turning or not but not designed to turn when backing up (backing up straight is fine). It can and likely will damage them because apparently the force being applied to them is different when going in reverse.
What causes a trailer to sway side to side?
Trailer sway can be caused by gusts of wind, or the passing of big rigs, but can also be caused by a multitude of things that you can fix yourself. 1. Not enough tongue weight–10 to 12 percent of the trailer’s weight must be on the tongue (where it hitches to your vehicle).