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Old 02-04-2019, 07:02 AM   #1
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Puck system concerns

Hey everyone, just got a new 2019 3500 Chevy with the Puck system in the bed and have a Hensley BD3 air ride hitch hooked to my 2018 305RL. am leaving on an extended trip and just a little apprehensive about the puck system. Can anyone share their expertise and possible concerns with this system. i am using the factory adapter from Hensley to accommodate the system. The 5th wheel loaded is about 12500lbs. any feed back is welcome

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Old 02-04-2019, 07:35 AM   #2
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I have a curt q20 and I only had to to change the legs on the head to the puck system and i love it hands down compared to the bed rails and it seems to be more stable as the hitch no longer chucks on the rails.
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Old 02-04-2019, 08:43 AM   #3
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Mine is a F350, but I think the puck system is better and more secure than the old rail system.
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Old 02-04-2019, 08:55 AM   #4
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Mine is a 350 dually, also with an air ride hitch and puck system we have logged about 10000 or so miles without any issues at all!
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Old 02-04-2019, 10:38 AM   #5
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We use the Curt Q25 and love it lot more stable and no clunk!
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Old 02-04-2019, 10:51 AM   #6
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Make sure the nuts on the end of teh "feet" that go into the pucks do not come loose. I had one come loose on Ford's OEM adapter.
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Old 02-04-2019, 11:10 AM   #7
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I have a 3500 DRW with the puck system, though I don't have the Hensley, I have a B&W Companion and haul our 3700LK, and no issues with the puck system. No chucking or movement. It was easy to install the fifth wheel hitch as well compared to a non puck system
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Old 02-04-2019, 11:15 AM   #8
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Puck system is top of the line, no worries. I lock the handles with keyed alike locks.
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Old 02-04-2019, 11:47 AM   #9
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I have a 2018 Dodge 3500 Mega Cab with the puck system & a Super Slide hitch to pull my 35' Montana HC. No problems at all
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Old 02-10-2019, 03:34 PM   #10
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i like mine.
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Old 02-10-2019, 04:20 PM   #11
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Been towing my 2015 3582RL with a F350 with the puck system not a single problem.
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Old 02-10-2019, 06:26 PM   #12
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I have a B&W in a Ram 3500 DRW with the factory puck system. Very secure and never loosens up once you adjust the depth of the foot. I have mine very tight and havenít had any issues at all.
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Old 02-10-2019, 09:50 PM   #13
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I have a 2015 F350 running a Hensley BD3 (w/F350 adapter) and the Mor/Ryde pin box. The hitch is rock solid with no puck or adapter movement while towing. I run the bags at about 70% air. Rides like a dream with very little chucking.
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Old 02-11-2019, 01:18 PM   #14
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I have a 2016 F350 with the factory puck system. I also have the factory Ford/Reese hitch. No adapter required. The hitch just locks in. Towed close to 20k miles with no problems.
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Old 02-11-2019, 05:54 PM   #15
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2017 F350 w/factory puck system. B&W Companion slider, Mor/Ryde pin box. Everything locks down tight and no chucking. Plus the box is clear when I remove the hitch.
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I'm pulling 19K plus with my Comfort Ride Hitch locked into the pucks on my '18 3500HD Dually High Country. Got just under 10K pulling with this truck.
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