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Old 04-05-2020, 01:53 AM   #1
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Weight distribution

We are pulling a 233s with a 2019 Ram 1500 5.7LT Hemi. It has a slight squat and looks just about level. Is anyone using a weight distribution hitch and does it really help? I was thinking about an add a leaf or airbags on the truck. The trailer pulls like a dream but does have a bit of a bounce at times.
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Old 04-05-2020, 03:39 AM   #2
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Your truck's owners manual should tell you to use a WDH for your hybrid's real world hitch weight.
Get a WDH with integrated sway control.
You may be over your truck's payload capacity.
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Your truck's owners manual should tell you to use a WDH for your hybrid's real world hitch weight.
Get a WDH with integrated sway control.
You may be over your truck's payload capacity.
Agree!

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Old 04-05-2020, 12:56 PM   #4
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Your owners manual suggests one for any trailer over 5000lbs, which your roo is.
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And really, it should be 5,000 lbs loaded trailer, or 500 lbs loaded tongue weight.
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