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Old 01-29-2012, 06:53 PM   #1
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towing 31' rets with 2500 truck

Just wandering how the 2500 truck handles the 31 foot rets-6? I have a 2500 dodge diesel crew cab with short box that i'm going to be using to pull a 31 rets.
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Old 01-29-2012, 07:26 PM   #2
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There are a few out there pulling this trailer with a 2500. You should be just fine.
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rdvanorder,

As you probably noticed on my reply to your hitch thread, I tow my 31 RETS with a 2500 Dodge. I find that the engine will handle the weight easily and have not had any trouble yet with the passes we have crossed. I do tend to leave plenty of room for braking, however. In my opinion, that is the weak point of towing the kind of weights we are talking about and I give myself plenty of braking room and start any donwhill runs slowly. Othewise, very happy with the performance of the Dodge.

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Old 01-30-2012, 09:37 PM   #4
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I also tow a 31 RETS with a 2500 Dodge, with no problems what so ever. It works much better if its a red one though, and looks real cool pulling the Sabre.
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