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Old 04-07-2016, 05:08 PM   #121
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That's what I'd be pulling it with. I have a 2015 Silverado crew cab with trailer brake installed. It has the 5.3L. I'm in NJ.


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I pull with a 2014 Chevy 1500 crew cab. It knows it's back there for sure. Make sure that they cover everything, even were the pump is to winterize, glad I ask on that one its in a horrible spot. My guy got to talking to much about life and went around a bunch of stuff, had to get him back on track. He ask me if I wanted to video the walk through for my reference at a Iater time. I had a Great dealer the sale part was easy and the service department seems to be really well they bent over backward for me on the stuff I ask them to fix and did a good clean job.
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Old 04-09-2016, 09:33 PM   #122
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Yep mine is the 5.3. I pulled it this weekend for about two hours and averaged 10.2 mpg.
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Old 04-11-2016, 07:22 AM   #123
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Question for the fellow Qbud owners. I have noticed while towing the trailer that the drivers side fender is vibrating pretty heavily in the wind. On the passenger side there is a metal support brace connected to the frame to support the fender but on my unit on the drivers side there is nothing because the fender is part of the slide.

Has anyone else noticed the same problem?? or rather do your rigs have some kind of support??
I notice the same thing on my Wildwood. The right fender has a brace on it but the left does not. I'll probably just make one out of 1/2 X 1/8 aluminum of similar.
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Old 04-11-2016, 04:47 PM   #124
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adding a ladder yourself

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Has anyone added a roof ladder to their trailer? Or does anyone know if you can mount one?


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if it didn't come with a ladder and you are still on warranty, if you add the ladder yourself - you lose your warranty as we were told. so ask ask ask dealership to be sure
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Old 04-12-2016, 02:43 PM   #125
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Well I was going to run the tundra for a bit but came across a great deal so now the 312s new tow vehicle will be a Chevy 3500Hd diesel. Pics to come soon
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Old 04-12-2016, 02:46 PM   #126
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Well I was going to run the tundra for a bit but came across a great deal so now the 312s new tow vehicle will be a Chevy 3500Hd diesel. Pics to come soon
Dang Gina!!!

That will get the job done for sure.
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Well I was going to run the tundra for a bit but came across a great deal so now the 312s new tow vehicle will be a Chevy 3500Hd diesel. Pics to come soon
I'm sure you'll be way happier and at ease while towing then before.
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Old 04-12-2016, 04:19 PM   #128
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I tow mine with a 2015 Chevy 3500. It tows like a champ.
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Old 04-12-2016, 04:25 PM   #129
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I also got rid of my Tundra and picked up a unicorn 2000 Chev 2500 gasser with 60,000 miles on it. We will see how it tows as it's down on Horsepower from the Tundra, but it's paid for and that is what I liked most.
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I also got rid of my Tundra and picked up a unicorn 2000 Chev 2500 gasser with 60,000 miles on it. We will see how it tows as it's down on Horsepower from the Tundra, but it's paid for and that is what I liked most.
Didn't really want to let the tundra go but going from 7-8 mpg to 13-14 mpg for $20 more a month, yeah easy choice.
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