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Old 04-30-2011, 08:39 AM
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Hey folks, I have a 2006 ram Megacab 4x4 with towing package. I don't have any major mods on it though. I'd like to know how much weight can I put in the box of my truck. The plan is to stack bricks on the front side of the box and have as much weight stacked on the front end, then tow a trailer with about 3500 pounds max. Can some one give me a heads up
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I don't know about the weight situation but if you are going to be putting a lot of weight in the bed itself, you'll want to always put it directly over the rear wheels if you can. Me and my dad made this mistake when we were loading an old trailer full of bricks and sure enough, bent the tongue all to hell. I'm sure the same would apply to a pickup bed.
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