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Old 04-05-2015, 08:31 AM   #11
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Hit the brakes real hard and the front tires come off the ground. Makes steering fun.

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Old 04-05-2015, 08:39 AM   #12
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I been passed on the highway by setup like this. Running 75 and tailwagging. I slow down more thinking it no way the will make to toll gate. You must be blind not to see the problem.

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Old 04-05-2015, 11:52 AM   #13
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I towed my new, much bigger TT looking like that and thought it was normal. Almost wore out the rear tires between Missoula and Florida. Fixed now but no more eagle eye views of satelite launches...........
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Old 04-05-2015, 01:02 PM   #14
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Agree with others, looks like a severe lack of WDH on that unit. Probably like someone said above, salesman (sure sir, yours can pull it with no problem with your bumper ball) !!!
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Old 04-05-2015, 01:48 PM   #15
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Old 04-05-2015, 01:56 PM   #16
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If they hang a few anvils from the front bumper of the truck, they should be fine.

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Old 04-05-2015, 02:02 PM   #17
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I have seen a Triple Axle 10,000 lb Airstresm being towed by a Honda Minivan. I could not believe it was happening. There is no way that is safe! A dealer here setup all types of under rated TV with 30 ft plus Airstreams.
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Old 04-05-2015, 02:32 PM   #18
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Years ago I saw a front wheel drive Chevette or Vega towing 18 TT cross country. I saw him in a gas station with the rear bumper dragging the pavement and asked how it towed. He said " good but I loose traction on wet roads".
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Old 04-05-2015, 02:34 PM   #19
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Old 04-05-2015, 02:45 PM   #20
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The SUV dealer said it would "tow" it. The trailer dealer said it will "tow" it and some friends and a blog said it would "tow it. Don't waste your money on those trucks it will "tow" it.

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