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I pull a 2002 Rinker Fiesta Vee 250 with mine. It is lifted on 35's with 3.55 gears so not set up for pulling and it does fine
35's with 3.55's, you might want to consider getting a better gear set up like 4.10's to help that truck get up and go a little better, specially with a trailer
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It has already been changed to 4.56s with a locker
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Fuel is included in the trucks weight.
Actually Chrysler only includes 1/2 tank of fuel in the calculation along with a singular 150 lb person. Any fuel above this, the spare tire, the actual truck hitch receiver and all other people, gear, pets etc loaded in the truck etc all count against max payload which is the real determining legal factor if you are ever involved in an accident.

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