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    Default Trailer Weight for Bumper Hitch


    What is the weight of a trailer that I can haul using the bumper hitch? And I assume that 10% of the weight should be tongue weight?

    I can't find this in the owners manual.

    1993 Surburban 1500, 350 eng, 4WD.


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    think maxx would be around 1 ton i woulnt recomment going over 500 pounds of tongue weigh for that setup look into getting a reese hitch setup or similar products ive got a class 4 and it does well

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    What are you towing? Unless it's a small Uhaul trailer your probably better off getting a receiver hitch. You can get a Drawtite receiver that mounts to your frame for a reasonable price on the internet. The install is fairly straightforward too and doesn't take too long.
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    yea you could get a new hitch thats class 3 or up and you will be able to tow 5000+ pounds ( I think, someone correct me if im wrong)
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