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Posted by Bruce Hamilton on 8/16/2017, 7:55:24, in reply to "Brakes"
I did a test as Jesse suggested. I covered two truck length areas with sand. With the weight of the original factory 250 LB weight plus 300 lbs of sand in buckets the rear wheels lock up evenly while the front wheels did not. Skid marks at the rear where approx.4 feet long and even on both rear tires.
I intend to change the tires. I will add larger tires to the front and leave the rear ones small.
: Even with the addition of 300lbs of sand in
: plastic buckets in the rear bed stopping
: quickly still locks up the rear brakes. I
: have considered reducing the tire pressure
: in the rear tires and increasing the
: pressure in the front by ten pounds. Any
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