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Old 03-28-2016, 05:48 PM   #1
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Toad with Sprinter class B?

Is anyone towing with a Sprinter 3500 class B? what, what weight, how well does it work?
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Your starting point is the Sprinter owners manual specs for GCWR, GWR, and towing capacity. If you do not exceed all of those you will be fine.
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If you go over to the Forest River motorhome forum, you'll find the Jeep Rubicon one of the more popular toads in their Solera area. I believe that Jeep is just a little heavier than 4,200lbs. Note that Forest River recently changed the Solara name to Sunseeker MB so you'll should look in both areas:
http://www.forestriverforums.com/forums/f4/
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I have a Winnebago View and tow a lifted 2012 Jeep Unlimited that is around 4500lbs. The hitch is rated @ 5000lbs. GCVW is 15250lbs. Just stay under the GCVW and the 11030 of your motorhome and everything will be fine. Don't forget to use a braking system in your toad and a charge line and a break away. When planing your trip look for long steep grades,(6% to 7%), unhitch and have someone drive your toad. It's better for your motorhome. A lot of folks in class c's do this, so its just not a sprinter thing. Hope this helps!
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