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Old 09-23-2009, 09:42 AM   #1
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Question Motorhome + Toad Length Limit (California)

I was recently told California has a length limit with motorhomes and toads. One individual was not allowed to drive and was forced to put his motorhome on a flatbed. Sounds like a fish story.

Any towed equipment is limited to 1,000 lbs without a braking system in some states and 2,000 lbs in most other states.

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Old 09-23-2009, 09:46 AM   #2
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It's true. Certain roads in CA are length limited. Actually, all roads are limited to 40', unless specifically exempted. Interstates have an automatic exemption. See 45' Motorhomes.


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Old 09-23-2009, 12:36 PM   #4
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Not only is there a 40' max in California for single vehicles, but there is also a 65' max limit for combinations of vehicles, such as truck and trailer, or motorhome and toad.
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