[ROVERNET - UK] 3500S Pulling TC
p6rovers at yahoo.com
Thu Apr 10 23:42:55 BST 2008
If I did that, my wife would be wondering if she'd let
me tow one Dinky Toy with another :-)
--- Kent Kinard <kentkinard at verizon.net> wrote:
> After my little "incident" in 2001 (rolled the Range
> Rover three times
> and the trailer with another Range Rover aboard two
> and one half times,
> completed the trip by helicopter) my wife won't let
> me tow with anything
> less than the one-ton Ford. I am piecing together
> another Rangie for a
> daily driver and the first thing she said was,
> "Don't even think about
> towing with it!!"
> Kent K.
> Hank and Sally Manwell wrote:
> > Attempting to rent a trailer from U-Haul can be
> really frustrating,
> > given their rules. I tried to rent a tow dolly
> from them once to tow
> > a Volvo 240 wagon behind my Volvo 760 Turbo wagon.
> The Volvo turbo
> > was rated on their books for a 3300# tow. The 240
> weighed 2800#,
> > which plus the weight of the tow dolly, would have
> exceeded the 3300
> > limit by 100#. A friend with a Chevy Suburban
> came to my rescue for
> > the 240 rescue mission.
> > So under U-Haul rules, you'd be out of luck towing
> the 2000TC behind
> > the 3500s. I'd be interested in who else would
> rent you a trailer -
> > or tow dolly - for that combination.
> > I've finally bought my own Aluminum trailer as
> well as a tow dolly.
> > Hank
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