Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
 
Old 08-20-2015, 10:20 AM   #1
Weekend Camper
 
Join Date: Jun 2014
Location: BC
Posts: 34
First Big trip completed , + trip to the weigh scales!

Well our first trip was a success but Im still on the fence as to what I should do next.

The Tahoe pulled the trailer fine and even up the huge hills on the Coquihalla HWY were not bad. Braking as well seemed good I used the engine to slow me down on a few of the step ones though.

On the way home I found the HWY scales were closed but they leave the scale on so I decided to check it all out.
Trailer still mostly loaded 2x 250cc quads and a motorcycle on the front deck. See picture.
all tanks were dumped and water was less than 1/3.

I was 250 lbs under my max tire (E load) on the rears and about 200 lbs at the trailer axel weight under the vehicle stock rated towing capacity (7700 lbs)
I could not get just the tongue weight yet because there was a line of travel trailers behind me doing the same thing.

So in reality I'm so close I might as well be over. all things considered though it tows really stable and well. that's my dilemma.
I have the airbags at max to maintain a level tow+1000 lb weight distribution bars.
Attached Images
File Type: jpg 20150726_185638.jpg (171.0 KB, 9 views)
__________________
2015 Crossroads Z1 252TD
TV: 2004 Chevy Tahoe 4WD
RONSTAR is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-20-2015, 07:02 PM   #2
Family Vacation Member
 
morphrider's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2015
Location: Colorado
Posts: 191
Here is what I found with mine....

http://www.crossroadsowners.com/foru...info-9447.html
morphrider is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


» Featured Campgrounds

Reviews provided by

Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.3
Disclaimer:

This website is not affiliated with or endorsed by Crossroads RV or any of its affiliates. This is an independent, unofficial site.


All times are GMT -6. The time now is 11:37 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.