Backing up

Discussion in 'Motor Carrier Questions - The Inside Scoop' started by Drifter1980, Jan 22, 2022.

  1. Drifter1980

    Drifter1980 Bobtail Member

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    What's the hardest thing about backing up a trailer
     
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  3. Kyle G.

    Kyle G. Road Train Member

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    Pushing in the clutch pedal is probably the hardest part.
     
  4. Badmon

    Badmon Heavy Load Member

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    Especially if your clutch grabs super high like mine and your trying to just ease on back gently... good God almighty takes about 240 pounds of pressure..
     
  5. goga

    goga Heavy Load Member

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    To turn stiff neck 180 degree to the left)
     
    God prefers Diesels and Kyle G. Thank this.
  6. goga

    goga Heavy Load Member

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    Install easy clutch, lower the engagement spot on the pedal, exercise with sit ups, eat no sugar..)
     
  7. LoneRanger

    LoneRanger Road Train Member

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    Praying someone doesn’t do a 1/4 mile test on their truck behind you as your backing up.
     
  8. cman87

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    Blindside off a busy street
     
    alds Thanks this.
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