To much trailer for a Yukon

Discussion in 'Trucks and Trailers' started by chaduco19, Feb 27, 2005.

  1. chaduco19

    chaduco19 LawnSite Member
    from midwest
    Messages: 25

    Just like the title says im thinking of getting a bigger (7x16 enclosed) trailer. with all equipment and trailer would it be to much for the 350 in my 1998 yukon Or the rear suspension. thanks
  2. KINGjosh

    KINGjosh LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 531

    I dont think it will be to much for the engine, maybe the rear suspension.
  3. bigshoe

    bigshoe LawnSite Member
    Messages: 148

    I am pretty sure it will my sisters future father in law has towed a car hauler etc, with his Tahoe and it did just fine I was actually kind of surprised it did that well!
  4. green814

    green814 LawnSite Member
    Messages: 118

    You may need a weight distribution hitch but should be ok otherwise.
  5. jim dailey

    jim dailey LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 614

    If it sags, get some Timbren's for the rear suspension. They will get rid of the droop.
  6. procut

    procut LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,852

    The 350 engine should have no problem with the load, but as others have mentioned, you may have to expiriment with different options for the suspension.

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