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Old 04-02-2019, 11:35 PM   #1
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So we will be taking our 24SK from St Louis to Little Rock to visit family and plan on pulling a 6x12 TA enclosed trailer (empty weight 1800) we are only hauling a couch in the trailer so total weight will be close to 2K. do i need to have a trailer brake to pull this or will the Sprinter Brakes be sufficient..
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Old 04-03-2019, 12:17 AM   #2
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In my view that would be OK for a one-time trip. I sometimes tow a motorcycle trailer in perhaps the 1500 lb. range and it's no problem at all. Just keep in mind that it's back there and allow for some extra stopping distance.
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Old 05-26-2019, 04:00 AM   #3
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You will have now most likely made your trip :--)) Just for the record the "Owners Manual" notes that "anything" being pulled that weighs in at over 1000# must have it's own brakes.
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