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Old 10-15-2012, 10:33 PM
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Default Can I tow 8600lbs with 3.55's?

I am interested in purchasing a 31ft travel trailer with a dry weight of 7465lbs. I figure loaded & ready to camp there will be an additional 1200lbs tops. The ram builder sheet shows a max trailer weight of 8400lbs for my 2010 hemi crew cab 4x4 with 3.55's. I will have a WDH with sway control, electric brake control, air bags & LT tires. I know I may be about 200lbs overloaded but will this still be safe? I tow the camper about 8 times a summer for no more than 100 miles at a time. How will the truck do? Any long term damage or safety concerns? I don't see how being this close can hurt but I know I am maxing the truck out for sure.
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