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2009 Ram 1500 321 gear ratio, company told us would tow 5500 lbs, when we pull our 4000 lb camper engine light came on saying it was overloaded..Any suggestions?? We need help!!!
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2009 Ram 1500 321 gear ratio, company told us would tow 5500 lbs, when we pull our 4000 lb camper engine light came on saying it was overloaded..Any suggestions?? We need help!!!
Do you have the electronic brake controller hooked up?
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go to this website & follow all the prompts for your vehicle

http://www.dodge.com/bodybuilder/year.pdf

look at the tire sizes & other things too, when you get to the load, trailer towing part

like in my '09 ram 1500, i can put only 1570 pounds in the empty truck, that is counting people, beer, cameras, etc
then i can put 6,700 pounds on the trailer hitch, that is everything, empty trailer, beer coolers, empty cans
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