1. Welcome to Tundras.com!

    You are currently viewing as a guest! To get full-access, you need to register for a FREE account.

    As a registered member, you’ll be able to:
    • Participate in all Tundra discussion topics
    • Transfer over your build thread from a different forum to this one
    • Communicate privately with other Tundra owners from around the world
    • Post your own photos in our Members Gallery
    • Access all special features of the site

Pulling.

Discussion in 'Towing & Hauling' started by Tundra camper16, Sep 8, 2019.

  1. Sep 8, 2019 at 4:18 PM
    #1
    Tundra camper16

    Tundra camper16 [OP] New Member

    Joined:
    Sep 8, 2019
    Member:
    #35831
    Messages:
    11
    Gender:
    Male
    Vehicle:
    2016 5.7 tundra long bed
    Does anyone pull a 5th wheel with a 2016 Long bed?
     
    OR18TRD likes this.
  2. Sep 8, 2019 at 4:26 PM
    #2
    Mnorris1206

    Mnorris1206 Super white is fast as f***

    Joined:
    Dec 24, 2018
    Member:
    #23448
    Messages:
    1,775
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Mike
    Vehicle:
    08 tundra
    6" lift kit 35" tires with cold air intake and exhaust
    Cheers to the long bed part. Idk if anyone here does but I can tell you that the original owner of my 08 long bed did. The hitch was in the bed when I bought it and the rails are still there . I already had a bumper pull camper so I didnt look into it to much
     
  3. Sep 8, 2019 at 4:41 PM
    #3
    Tundra camper16

    Tundra camper16 [OP] New Member

    Joined:
    Sep 8, 2019
    Member:
    #35831
    Messages:
    11
    Gender:
    Male
    Vehicle:
    2016 5.7 tundra long bed
    Thank you for the information hope more respond with good results love long Beds
     
    Mnorris1206 likes this.
  4. Sep 8, 2019 at 4:54 PM
    #4
    Mnorris1206

    Mnorris1206 Super white is fast as f***

    Joined:
    Dec 24, 2018
    Member:
    #23448
    Messages:
    1,775
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Mike
    Vehicle:
    08 tundra
    6" lift kit 35" tires with cold air intake and exhaust
    Got a pic of yours here is mine. 20190905_192719.jpg
     
    Blueknights75, 15whtrd and jeremyd like this.
  5. Sep 8, 2019 at 4:56 PM
    #5
    Mnorris1206

    Mnorris1206 Super white is fast as f***

    Joined:
    Dec 24, 2018
    Member:
    #23448
    Messages:
    1,775
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Mike
    Vehicle:
    08 tundra
    6" lift kit 35" tires with cold air intake and exhaust
  6. Sep 8, 2019 at 6:03 PM
    #6
    OR18TRD

    OR18TRD Pândâ Crëw

    Joined:
    Oct 30, 2018
    Member:
    #21119
    Messages:
    5,522
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Pândâ
    PDX
    Vehicle:
    2018 Panda Crewmax
    Suspension: front- Bilsein 6112 set at 1.9”; Rear- bilstein 5160 with maxtrac 1” shackel. Wheels: Method MR308 roost wheels 18x9” +18 offset. Tires: 275/70/18 Goodyear wrangler DuraTrac’s Removed front mudflaps and moved front wheel well liner forward. Bakflip MX4 Tonneau cover Line-x premium bed liner aFe CAI Rear differential breather moved behind taillight Debadged Windows tinted 20% ESP locking long box rear seat storage OEM all weather mats 6 3/4” antenna Coverking leather rear seat cover
    Welcome fellow enthusiast :hattip:
     
    Pinay likes this.
  7. Sep 9, 2019 at 7:58 PM
    #7
    Tundra camper16

    Tundra camper16 [OP] New Member

    Joined:
    Sep 8, 2019
    Member:
    #35831
    Messages:
    11
    Gender:
    Male
    Vehicle:
    2016 5.7 tundra long bed
    Love the tired I posted a pic of my long bed before tinted windows , running boards and bed cover
     
  8. Sep 9, 2019 at 7:59 PM
    #8
    Tundra camper16

    Tundra camper16 [OP] New Member

    Joined:
    Sep 8, 2019
    Member:
    #35831
    Messages:
    11
    Gender:
    Male
    Vehicle:
    2016 5.7 tundra long bed
  9. Sep 10, 2019 at 6:22 AM
    #9
    ColoradoTJ

    ColoradoTJ jberry813fanclub.com Staff Member

    Joined:
    Feb 24, 2016
    Member:
    #2766
    Messages:
    17,593
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Chris
    Colorado
    Vehicle:
    GMC 3500
    Fuzzy Mirror Dice
    Check out the towing section. Lots of good information on this topic.

    Short answer, for most 5th wheel campers, the pin weight is over the capacity of the Tundra. Some camper manufacturers make light weight 5th wheels.....
     
    15whtrd and Trooper2 like this.
  10. Sep 10, 2019 at 6:42 AM
    #10
    Tundra camper16

    Tundra camper16 [OP] New Member

    Joined:
    Sep 8, 2019
    Member:
    #35831
    Messages:
    11
    Gender:
    Male
    Vehicle:
    2016 5.7 tundra long bed
    Thank you for the info. We found out that indesign has a 150 series 5th wheel that starting weight is 7000 very light for a 5th wheel. Still researching.
     
    Mnorris1206 likes this.
  11. Sep 10, 2019 at 6:54 AM
    #11
    Mnorris1206

    Mnorris1206 Super white is fast as f***

    Joined:
    Dec 24, 2018
    Member:
    #23448
    Messages:
    1,775
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Mike
    Vehicle:
    08 tundra
    6" lift kit 35" tires with cold air intake and exhaust
    This has always been my question how much weight can we put in the bed or how much pin weight will it take.
     
  12. Sep 10, 2019 at 7:27 AM
    #12
    ColoradoTJ

    ColoradoTJ jberry813fanclub.com Staff Member

    Joined:
    Feb 24, 2016
    Member:
    #2766
    Messages:
    17,593
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Chris
    Colorado
    Vehicle:
    GMC 3500
    Fuzzy Mirror Dice
    Look inside your drivers door. It will tell you all the information you need.
     
    Mnorris1206 likes this.
  13. Sep 11, 2019 at 5:08 AM
    #13
    00PS

    00PS New Member

    Joined:
    May 28, 2018
    Member:
    #15683
    Messages:
    15
    Gender:
    Male
    Pulling is typically not the issue, it is how much (or little) the truck has for payload (I.e. when you hook up the trailer, the weight that is now resting on the truck). This is usually 1,100 to 1,400lbs depending on your trucks configuration. Available payload for a trailer will decrease when/if you add passengers, mods, supplies and/or other gear in the bed.
     
    Mnorris1206 likes this.
  14. Sep 11, 2019 at 5:24 AM
    #14
    Tundra camper16

    Tundra camper16 [OP] New Member

    Joined:
    Sep 8, 2019
    Member:
    #35831
    Messages:
    11
    Gender:
    Male
    Vehicle:
    2016 5.7 tundra long bed
    Thank you great information
     

Products Discussed in

To Top