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Old 07-09-2011, 02:49 PM   #1
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Which Equal-i-zer WDH?

The towing combo is a 2010 Jayco JayFlight 26BH coupled to a 2007 Toyota Tacoma Off-Road TRD with towning-package. I believe the maximums of the Tacoma are 650-lbs at the tounge and 6500-lbs overall towing maximum. From what I can tell, my 26BH is withing specs of my truck's towing capacity. What sucks is that I really only need to get this unit 30-miles down the road, but don't have a WDH. I hate the thought of spending the $$$ for the WDH for a 1-time, short distance, trip.
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Old 07-09-2011, 02:59 PM   #2
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Can you get a friend to tow it for you if it is a one time deal? How about the dealer? Cheaper then buying a hitch for one use. Will it be placed on a seasonal site?
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What kind of road / terrain will you be towing it on?
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YOu never know what options of camping oportunities you might have down the road. Spring for the WDH. It will pay off when it comes to those options of travel later

Ummmm.... MHO
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Old 07-09-2011, 07:17 PM   #5
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BTW... just re-read your post.... if you reallly want to tow that combo.... my tt loaded without water is 6900ish lbs. Not that I'm a expert, but you may want to consider a tv upgrade before you tow the tt even a mile. Like Lee said above, can you get a friend to tow it until you get a new tv?
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Call a towing service....most times they have trucks that have hitches and the trucks can handle the weight.
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Thanks for all the advice everyone.
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What kind of road / terrain will you be towing it on?
Just a straight/flat/level interstate for about 30-miles. It's to get the unit from the seasonal campground site to my home, where it will stay, until such time when it's sold.
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snip.....It's to get the unit from the seasonal campground site to my home, where it will stay, until such time when it's sold.
.....All the more reason to have someone else tow it home with a capable TV.
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Not to lose track of this, "if" I were to do this 1-time tow with my Tacoma, do you think I'd be able to get by with the 600/6000 Equalizer rather than the 1000/10,000 version?
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