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Old 03-02-2011, 07:38 AM   #1
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Trailer Leangth?

The RV I'm looking at is 3850lbs and 24'11"(25ft). I'd be towing it with my 2003 Dcad Pre-Runner.
Would the length be an issue?
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Old 03-02-2011, 07:58 AM   #2
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Old 03-02-2011, 08:06 AM   #3
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you will feel it when the wind blows. But honestly it will all be what you are comfortable with. If you know how to handle a trailer you won't mind the tail, if you are fairly new or inexperienced with towing a little bit of wag might freak you out.
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Haha, thinking the same thing... That's a pretty decent size trailer for a Tacoma. You'll have a lot of fun with cross winds! You'll certainly need to get sway control and a weight distributing hitch but that trailer will still push the truck around pretty well, you'll have to take it easy.
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In November we just got a 26' trailer, dry its like 4600lbs, towed it fine. there is a pic of it in my pictures
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Be careful with loading. It's easy to overload a travel trailer. All that stuff you throw in their adds up And if you don't take care with the weight distribution, you can end up too heavy or too light with tongue weight, which really affects how easily you can tow the load.

When I used to tow my J/24 (big heavy sailboat) I could tell a big difference if we loaded it just 3 or 4 inches back from "dead on"
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