Asked by Oct 10, 2016 at 10:06 PM

Question type: General

I have a 2001 Dodge Ram 1500  v6 short
bed can it pull a 25 foot fifth wheel that
weights 6100.

3 Answers


It could but would need heavier compact tires and some heavier leaf springs in the back

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I wouldn't, you don't have enough truck there to safely pull a trailer that size, you need a least a 3/4 ton.

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Thanks. I put towing package shocks and in the process of putting 10 ply tires.

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