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Old 02-24-2013, 07:54 PM   #1
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towing a truck

I just purchased an 03 winne adventurer 38g. Gcwr is 26, 000. Can it tow an 02 dodge ram 1500 4x4 or is the truck too heavy.
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Weigh your rig with a working load, add the dry weight of the truck plus about 750 lbs (unless you haul a LOT in it) add them and compare to the 26K lbs max.
Also check if truck weight (loaded) exceeds max MH hitch rating.
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On the web my best guess is your truck is about 5650 lbs.
You must have at least a 7500 lb hitch rating.
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I'm sure some other members will chime in with more help for you
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It seems the standard hitch back then for the gas Winnebagos was rated at 5,000 lbs. Hopefully I'm wrong about that.

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