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Old 08-22-2017, 10:49 AM   #1
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Old 08-22-2017, 10:52 AM   #2
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After seeing up the trailer in a tight spot at a music festival last weekend, I jostled to manoeuvre my truck out. I was watching close in the mirror and was a couple inches clear with my bumper, but could not see the lift in the mirror.

The damage to the trailer will buff out, and the dying to the truck minor, and easy to fix.
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Old 08-22-2017, 11:11 AM   #3
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Well, that swypes.
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Old 08-22-2017, 11:33 AM   #4
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While I would send condolences your way, I'm sure there's no need. You're probably smiling with your "don't sweat the small stuff" personality. I will say I have come to appreciate the long bed I have on my Titan. I don't think (but don't want to try) that it could swivel that far.

Oh heck! Still gotta say it. I'm sorry that happened! It may not make you feel any better, but it does me!!
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Don't feel too bad Jim I dinged both truck and trailer the first day I brought it home.
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Remind us, you have the shorty bed or the 6.5'(w/e) bed length?
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Old 08-22-2017, 01:29 PM   #7
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While I would send condolences your way, I'm sure there's no need. You're probably smiling with your "don't sweat the small stuff" personality. I will say I have come to appreciate the long bed I have on my Titan. I don't think (but don't want to try) that it could swivel that far.

Oh heck! Still gotta say it. I'm sorry that happened! It may not make you feel any better, but it does me!!
Yeah, no sense sweating it. It is what it is.

To be clear, I was disconnected from the trailer when I did this. The contact on the trailer was front left loft right near the bottom, and on the truck rear right of cab top corner.
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Old 08-22-2017, 01:36 PM   #8
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Yeah, no sense sweating it. It is what it is.

To be clear, I was disconnected from the trailer when I did this. The contact on the trailer was front left loft right near the bottom, and on the truck rear right of cab top corner.
Hi: Jim Bennett... That ding looks to be on the passengers side so we know where the blame lays...Eh? Just goes to prove we aren't perfect!!!
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Yeah, no sense sweating it. It is what it is.

To be clear, I was disconnected from the trailer when I did this. The contact on the trailer was front left loft right near the bottom, and on the truck rear right of cab top corner.
Now you're just being rude! How am I supposed to be smart enough to look at the pictures and draw the very obvious conclusion that the damage was on opposite sides of what it would be if it were hitched up? You'd have to assume that I possess rational and logical capabilities...and that's a stretch to put it mildly.
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Hi: Jim Bennett... That ding looks to be on the passengers side so we know where the blame lays...Eh? Just goes to prove we aren't perfect!!!
Yeah, I blame the guy who parked the trailer there. Wait.......
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