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Old 02-10-2016, 02:18 AM   #1
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Triple Towing w/377rlbh

I realize this camper has just came out, but has anyone triple towed behind a 377rlbh? I will be a little over our length laws in South Dakota, but it is just for short trips to the lake so we don't have to take two vehicles to tow the boat. The boat sits on a tandem axle trailer and has a tongue weight of approximately 300lbs. The boat and trailer weight in at about 6500lbs. Any advise/cautions are greatly appreciated. Also I have towed like this before, but never with a 5er as big as the 377.
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Old 02-10-2016, 07:21 AM   #2
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I wouldn't. The hitch on our 377 is rated for 500lbs and there is no wiring for lights. It is meant for bikes and cargo racks and not towing.
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The accessory receiver clearly states "NOT FOR TOWING" will void warranty.
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So, take that receiver off and have one fabricated. Our HT 26.5 RLS didn't even have a receiver so I went and had a professional welder put one on along with wiring for the trailer. Cost around $500, and does a great job towing my Crestliner Super Hawk 1900.
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So, take that receiver off and have one fabricated. Our HT 26.5 RLS didn't even have a receiver so I went and had a professional welder put one on along with wiring for the trailer. Cost around $500, and does a great job towing my Crestliner Super Hawk 1900.
The receiver itself is heavier than most class Iii's, all that may need to be beefed up a little are the welds for the mounting plates.

Doing that can still void the warranty if you have a "not so nice" dealer.
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I am planning on having a welder beef up the hitch before we do anything. Dealer said no problem.
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Old 02-10-2016, 12:36 PM   #7
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I am planning on having a welder beef up the hitch before we do anything. Dealer said no problem.
My dealer said no problem too until I asked him to put it in writing.

So I'm going to tough it out without having the ability to triple tow until the warranty has expired.
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Old 02-10-2016, 06:12 PM   #8
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I had over 300lbs of bike and rack on mine. No issues. Tongue weight would hurt it.

My only concern would the push pull nature of what you have hooked to it. I will pulling an aluminum trailer with an RZR on it. Maybe 1500 total. It's strong enough for that. If I was pulling something heavier I would make sure it had its own brakes and would have a professional welder inspect it.

As for wiring, it's already at the back, just need to pull down a bit of under belly to splice in.
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Triple Towing w/377rlbh

I also had the same bikes and racks on the back of my Keystone Cougar with the hitch that clamps over the rear bumper. Didn't have any issues with it either.

All I read was the "bumper would fall off" and it would "void my warranty." Dealer did warranty work with it on there. Now if the rear bumper fell off they probably wouldn't fix it, but then again I would want it put back on with the same material anyhow.
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I am planning on having a welder beef up the hitch before we do anything. Dealer said no problem.
My dealer said no problem too until I asked him to put it in writing.

Dealer can say all he wants, but Jayco is the one with the final say!
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