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We have a 2017 FR Georgetown GT3 31B3 with current towing…

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We have a 2017...

We have a 2017 FR Georgetown GT3 31B3 with current towing capacity of 5,000lbs. Are we able to mount a 10,000lb hitch system in order to tow a 3,200lb enclosed trailer with 2,800lb vehicle?

Mechanic's Assistant: What's the make/model/year of your RV?

2017 Forest River Georgetown GT3 31B3

Mechanic's Assistant: What is the model of your '17 RV?

Georgetown GT3 31B3

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your RV yourself? What have you tried so far?

No, we'd take to an RV or hitch place.

Mechanic's Assistant: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?

No, that's it.

Submitted: 11 months ago.Category: RV
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Customer reply replied 11 months ago
GVWR is 18,000lbs and GCWR is 23,000lbs
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RV Mechanic: Randall, RVIA Certification replied 11 months ago
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Hi! My name is ***** ***** I can assist you with this. I may need some additional information from you first in order to give a complete answer.

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RV Mechanic: Randall, RVIA Certification replied 11 months ago

You can, but it may not actually be totally legal due to the chassis limitations. No doubt it can actually tow it as far as the mechanical end goes. It just might be a liability issue if you were ever in an accident. Hope that gives you some direction. Please get back to me if you need more as all follow ups are included in our fee.

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RV Mechanic: Randall, RVIA Certification replied 11 months ago

J​ust following up to see if perhaps you missed my earlier responses to your question? Easy to do considering the volume of e-mail that most of us get every day! If you need me to resend it please let know. Thanks!

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