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    Newbie question re: gvwr rolling vs. parked

    Hi! We are looking at buying our first travel trailer (to be towed by an SUV with a 5000lbs limit), and we’re mostly looking at small travel trailers with bunkhouses… A question that keeps coming up is that these trailers (understandably) have very small cargo capacity — which I understand as...
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    TV max tow > TT GVWR - Says Who?

    Here's a quote from "Do not use a tow vehicle with a max tow rating of less than the GVWR of your trailer". Does anybody know if this is a guideline or a requirement? I searched the California DMV website and couldn't find it there. Is it something required by insurance...