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Old 03-05-2015, 07:12 PM   #21
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We have a 27DSRL, and love it. DW can be in the bedroom watching TV and I will read in the living area without having to hear the TV.

My TT weighs 5834 empty and the tongue weight is between 900 and 1000 lbs.
Total loaded weight is about 6800lbs. All weights are CAT Scale.

Be sure you have the payload capacity to tow it. You do not need LT tires.
My P-Rated tires are rated more than 800lbs over my rear axle rating. They are Michelin XLT m/s 2. I run them at 44 lbs when towing.

2012 Toyota Tundra 5.7 Litre DoubleCab
6 speed, 4.30 Limited Slip, Tow Package
2013 Jayco White Hawk 27DSRL
2010 Jayco JayFlight 26BH sold
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1996 Honda CB750 Nighthawk
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Old 03-05-2015, 08:04 PM   #22
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Originally Posted by oldmanAZ View Post
Over the years I've had the best 'luck' with Continental ContiTrac LT 18" load range E tires. I've tried Michilens, Goodyear Silent Armor, and Goodrich Commercial T/A none of them gave me the tread wear etc. that the Continental tires did .
Mine truck came with those tires. I had a different experience. They did not wear well. I replaced two that were worn out even though they were rotated every 5k. Went with Michelin LTX ms2 and they had sidewall cracks.

Now I have Firestone Transforce HT's. So far , so good.

2011 351RLTS Eagle, Mor/Ryde suspension & pin box
06 F350 Lariat PSD, SRW, LB, CC, EGR delete kit, 16K DrawTite hitch, Timbrens, TST TPMS

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