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Old 05-24-2016, 12:10 PM   #31
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Originally Posted by Sventura View Post
Good morning,
Just purchased a 195 ourselves and absolutely love it. First trip was this weekend and had a great time.
Question, wondering if a weight distribution hitch is overkill on trailer of the size.
May help to include the current TV is a newer Nissan Xterra.
I would rather be safe than sorry?

Thanks advance for your help and opinions.
we pull ours with a 2016 chevy Colorado, truck has a 7000lb tow capacity with 750lb tongue weight max. we have an E2 wdh, I could pull the TT without it however I am really more comfortable with the wdh.

TT 2016 SLX195RB
TV 2016 Colorado CC
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Old 05-24-2016, 05:38 PM   #32
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We have a Ridgeline and Honda insists no wdh be used. Why? I have no idea
The back of the truck drops about two inches hitched but the trailer is level . I was worried about floaty front tires. That now is a non worry . We do also have a 46 lb generator and some tools and 2.5 gal extra gas in the truck so it's not badly overloaded there
Your springs in your TV may be different so I can't say you will or won't need a wdh
Sway command is awesome. It does work.
So does a separate brake command in the mountains or on the highway. Some jerk stopped in front of us on I 40 in OK city and backed up to get to his left exit he missed. In the high speed lane

2012 Honda Ridgeline
2016 195 RB.. 10,500 miles under tires as of today.
Been down many a dirt road in the west. We go where not too many rv'ers go.
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