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Towing

Discussion in 'Towing' started by Toddn935, Jul 11, 2020.

  1. Jul 11, 2020 at 9:22 PM
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    Toddn935

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    3in lift xd wheels 33in Toyo tires everything LED double din Kenwood touch
    I have a 2009 Trd sport 4x4 with a 3in pro comp lift and running 33’s i purchased a camper that weighs roughly 3200 lbs dry weight. currently use my wife’s 4Runner to pull it but was thinking about using my truck next time what is y’alls opinion?
     
  2. Jul 11, 2020 at 9:23 PM
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    The 4.0 can handle that no problem
     
  3. Jul 11, 2020 at 9:24 PM
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    With the lift and tire size should it matter?
     
  4. Jul 11, 2020 at 9:28 PM
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    With the lift and tire size should it matter?
     
  5. Jul 11, 2020 at 9:31 PM
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    You’re fine. Don’t go into overdrive.
     
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  6. Jul 12, 2020 at 5:19 PM
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    Brakes on Tacoma's are way more of a concern for towing than power or longevity, I think. With properly set and operating trailer brakes, you should be good.
     
  7. Nov 4, 2020 at 11:08 AM
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    Add transmission cooler with 33s and towing. Stock gears? Definitely. Something to monitor trans temp then take for a test run.
     
  8. Nov 4, 2020 at 3:19 PM
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