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RV Manual: Steps For Determining Correct Load Limit Mobile App

The results of overloading can have serious consequences for passenger safety. Too much weight on your vehicle’s suspension system can cause spring, shock absorber, or brake failure, handling or steering problems, irregular tire wear, tire failure or other damage. An overloaded vehicle is hard to drive and hard to stop. In cases of serious overloading, brakes can fail completely, particularly on steep hills. The RV Manual: Steps For Determining Correct Load Limit mobile app is designed to assist in determining safe load limits for your RV. GoCanvas is perfect taking your personal life paperless.

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Included Fields

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  • Ico checkbox

    Locate the statement “The weight of cargo should never exceed XXX KG or XXX LBS” on your vehicle...

  • Ico checkbox

    This figure equals the available amount of cargo and luggage load capacity.

  • Ico checkbox

    Determine the combined weight of luggage and cargo being loaded on the vehicle.

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    How Overloading Affects Your RV and Tires

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    The results of overloading can have serious consequences for passenger safety.

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    GVWR (Gross Vehicle Weight Rating)

  • Ico statictext

    The maximum permissible weight of this trailer when fully loaded.

  • Ico statictext

    UVW (Unloaded Vehicle Weight)

  • Ico statictext

    The weight of this trailer as manufactured at the factory.

  • Ico statictext

    CCC (Cargo Carrying Capacity)

  • Ico statictext

    U.

  • Ico statictext

    GAWR (Gross Axle Weight Rating)

  • Ico statictext

    The maximum permissible weight on an axle(s) when fully loaded.

  • Ico statictext

    Hitch (Tongue/Pin) Weight

  • Ico statictext

    The weight of the trailer that is transferred to the hitch of the tow vehicle when hooked up.

  • Ico statictext

    Weight Ratings - Labels

  • Ico statictext

    There are four labels that use weight information.

  • Ico checkbox

    Pull on the scales until only the trailer axles are on the scale.

  • Ico checkbox

    Unhook the trailer on the scale to get a total weight of the trailer.

  • Ico checkbox

    Note: To calculate suspension weights/ratings, it is necessary to subtract the hitch weight.

  • Ico statictext

    DANGER

  • Ico statictext

    If the total weight of the trailer exceeds the GVWR, the unit is overloaded.

  • Ico statictext

    If the weight on the trailer axles exceeds the GAWR, the axles are overloaded.

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