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Does anyone know the absolute truth about towing capacities? I've got a few different answers. If you use the 85% rule its about 2550kg but I can't find manufacturers specs. I need to tow a boat which is 2300kg.
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their should be a sticker on th bonnet slam pannel i have a 2000 2.5 tdi swb van if i am reading it rite i can have a max GVW ( gross veichle weight ) of 2800 KG or a gross train weight of 4500KG but according to my hand book i can tow a max braked trailer weight of 2000kg . If i am reading it rite the towing weight stays the same for all engines
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if you go on what tow car/or towsure?im sure they have a calculator for vehicle models and permitted weights?
 
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