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I bought a 2012 Armada Platinum - LOVE it! But I bought it to tow a camper.
Here are some numbers....
Just purchased a 2017 Keystone Passport Ultra Light
Dry weight of camper 5100. GVWR 7000. Hitch weight 625.
My Armada. Curb at. 5921. GVWR 7300. GCWR 15,100. Payload capacity 1378
I bought this as the owner before towed with a Nissan Titian. No problem. I think my vehicle and his are the same frame and towing capacity.

My issue is the Payload Capacity of the Armada. Seems low
Do any these calculations include the driver and a full table of gas?
By the time I subtract the passengers (650) and the Hitch weight. (625) I have only about 100 lbs left for stuff, and that doesn't include gas.
It seems like people pulling much bigger Campers.
And suggests advice etc would be helpful.
Thanks in advance.
 

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If your concerned, I'd find a scale so you know exactly what your weight is. I did this with the SUV loaded on the way home a couple years ago. Was still under the max allowed weight.
 

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Your situation is potentially worse than you realize.
Your dry weight/tongue weight ratio 12.25%. So using that as a baseline estimate, if you load 1000lbs of food, gear, clothing, etc into the trailer you're now at 6100lbs which roughly equates to a 750lb tongue weight. 1378 - 650 - 750 - 100 (WDH) = -122 (you're over payload by 122lbs)

You absolutely need to put the rig on the scales loaded for a typical trip but don't be surprised when you exceed one or more of the capacity limits.

You can use this to help in the calculations
 
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