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Old 06-09-2016, 09:21 AM   #21
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On our maiden voyage I spoke to a NYS Trooper who was at the rest area about the weigh stations and RV's. He stated that in NY State RV's did not have to stop unless they were engaged in commercial enterprises.
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Old 06-09-2016, 09:41 AM   #22
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It is real simple people, Commercial Vehicles only
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Old 06-09-2016, 10:02 AM   #23
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It is real simple people, Commercial Vehicles only
And that is the typical response in 49 of the 50 states... For some reason MD does not know what the answer is...

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in Canada (NB) we have idiots that work weights and measures that can and will pull over travel trailers and 5th wheels and order you into the scales escorted. apparently they think everyone is pulling 11,000 and 16,000 gigantic trailers with 6 cylinder trucks.
they will ground anyone they think is close to that limit.
I pull a Cedar Creek 34RL, which has a gross weight of 16,173LBS with a 6 cylinder engine in my truck. So I guess I would get pulled over than, in fact any Ram diesel equipped truck would get pulled over by your statement. They are all 6 cylinder engine trucks and from 2008 and up they all have been equipped with the original 6.7L engine in them.
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Old 06-09-2016, 02:31 PM   #25
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It is real simple people, Commercial Vehicles only
If you read the communications with the state, you'll find that it isn't.
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Old 06-11-2016, 08:59 PM   #26
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Great info!
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