Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Prev Previous Post   Next Post Next
Old 10-21-2018, 08:41 AM   #8
Join Date: Feb 2018
Location: Oregon Coast
Posts: 48
Originally Posted by Goober View Post
Itís only necessary if you want to give up significant fuel mileage
Originally Posted by Goober View Post
Hereís one example of why a RV tailgate is a bad idea.

Doing this is worse than installing brush guard

Well that is with an empty bed! I see two BIG changes!

That big nose of a 5er creating turbulence in the bed. Many that run stock tailgates have stuff fly out of the bed.

Many also run bed covers, that also reduces fuel mileage, but negates the effect of the tailgate when not towing.
Russ & Paula & Beagles Belle
2016 Ram Laramie 3500 DRW 6.7 CTD Aisin 3.73's
2005 Copper Canyon 293 FWSLS 32í GVWR 12,360
Visit and enjoy Oregon State Parks
Rhagfo is offline   Reply With Quote

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

» Featured Campgrounds

Reviews provided by

Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.3

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 11:35 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 4
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.