• RV Hitch Size in Inches
  • RV Tongue Weight in lbs.
  • Car VIN (17 Characters)
  • Car Drive Type (FWD or AWD w/ Lockout Switch)
  • Car Front and Rear Axle Weight (Found on label inside door jamb)
  • Wheelbase (Center of front wheel to center of rear wheel in In.)
  • Measurement from center of front wheel to front of bumper in In.

Vehicle Requirements:

  • Vehicle towed MUST be Front Wheel Drive or AWD w/ Lockout Switch
  • RV Hitch-Ground length MUST be greater than 18 in.
  • Calculated Tongue Weight cannot exceed towing capacity

How to calculate Tongue Weight:

    Use Curb Weight plus the weight of luggage,
    fluids, and passengers.


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