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Old 03-13-2004, 11:17 AM   #1
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Argosy 24 MH Tow Capacity Question

Does anyone know what the tow capacity for a Argosy 24 Motorhome is? I understand it can tow a small car, but can it tow a Toyota Minivan? I did a search on the forums but couldn't find any info.



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Old 03-13-2004, 01:06 PM   #2
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If this is a unit you are interested in, check the unit's owners manual. The tow limit varies by unit, model, and year. Most Classic MH's say 2,000 lbs. but some say 3,500 lbs.

I think the 3,500 number is still below your Toyota mini-van. You also need to consider the strength of the hitch. You would also need a braking system for the Toyota.

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It states in the owners manual " The maximum loaded trailer weight which you can pull with your vehicle is 4,000 lbs."
that is the manual for all 1979 models 24' included
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Old 03-14-2004, 11:35 AM   #4
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My 78 states the same as richardt's 79, 4000 LBS. I would go as light as you can, I just got back form a rally that I did not take the Toad to and the MH is spry without it, lumbering with it. My Saturn weighs 2400 LBS.
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