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Old 08-02-2021, 02:40 PM
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Default Proof that a GMC Sierra does NOT float,,,,

https://youtu.be/ikjT0iP2BLE

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Old 08-02-2021, 04:01 PM
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see this every year...

kinda backwards....few weeks ago I was backing in my 621 and it kept going right. Im like WtH!, I cant back anymore? finally I back in and get out and think I have vertigo as I see my boat still attached to the trailer moving left, then it dawns on me, My boat is still latched to my trailer and that things floating away from the ramp and over the lake bed...that 621 didn't appear to lose more than a few inches of draft with the weigh of the trailer hanging below....soooooo many things to remember Ive done it 1000 times and then do something like that...
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Old 08-03-2021, 05:52 PM
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Something I would like to forget. In the late fall I hauled a load of wood in my truck to my seasonal campsite. Decided to take the boat and do a little late season fishing. November 4 and a beautiful day. Frosty morning. Ground froze a bit. I dollied off the boat near the boat launch and proceeded to go to my site and unload the wood. Came back and my boat is floating out in the lake, trailer and all. Winch post was visible under that Pro V and that was it. Sitting high and proud. Trailer rolled down the hill into the lake on the hard frozen ground. No other boats around to get it. Thatís another story.
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Old 08-03-2021, 07:15 PM
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That's why when unloading/loading by myself I make sure it's in park,parking brake on and one wheel chalked before I head for the back of the truck.
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Old 08-03-2021, 09:13 PM
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went down like a ton of bricks!! can that truck be saved ?? junkyard?? new motor?
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Old 08-04-2021, 06:07 AM
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can that truck be saved ??
Put it in a Big bag of rice maybe?

Have no idea, but I would not want it back or ever trust it again.
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Old 08-04-2021, 07:43 AM
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May need to add an H.I.T. activation mechanism to the air bags. May have been enough to float that bad boy for awhile

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