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Old 03-07-2014, 04:03 PM
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I just got a 2011 Laramie CC it is right at 40k. I am going to be towing a 20ft trailer from Chicago to south FL about 1400 miles. Other than an oil change what should I look at or consider before I leave?
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Air Cleaner, fluid levels, tire pressure
Drive like you have eggs rolling around in the bed, IF it is your first tow
The weather looks like it should be good up there for at least a week

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check your coolant level.
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I have never towed with this truck but I did pull a 12ft trailer with my old 2011 SLT. Just put a K&N in there about 3 weeks ago. Having oil and all fluids done at the dealer.
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Check the condition and pressure of the trailer tires. Make sure to distribute any load in the trailer evenly. Also make sure to have at least 1 good spare for the trailer. A lot of people wonder about the tow vehicle but forget what is being towed.
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I have the trailer being gone over. I will have an 840lb motorcycle in there the dealer says put the bike in the nose of the trailer but I am worried about the tongue weight being to much so I am putting the bike over the axles.
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There are a lot of good videos on YouTube regarding trail earring motorcycles etc. you will learn some dos and donts...good luck
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Check the condition and pressure of the trailer tires. Make sure to distribute any load in the trailer evenly. Also make sure to have at least 1 good spare for the trailer. A lot of people wonder about the tow vehicle but forget what is being towed.
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