Originally Posted by Healeyman
Without actually doing the math, it is probably about 1/2 of the weight of the tow bar, since the other 1/2 is supported by the towed vehicle.
I'm with Tim, towing a toad 4 down only 1/2 the weight of the bar is on the coach axle.
The whole weight, bar and toad , are added to the coach weight for GCWR.
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