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Old 02-26-2013, 12:19 AM   #1
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New Member with New Sprinter 277RLS

Just bought a new Sprinter 277RLS Travel Trailer today and will pick it up day after tomorrow. Will be towing it with a 2013 Chevy Avalanche. Floor plan is just what we were looking for and in the right price range.
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Old 02-26-2013, 02:27 AM   #2
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Welcome aboard and enjoy your stay. The new season is upon us and I am sure will have a fantastic time with it this year.

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Old 02-26-2013, 03:50 AM   #3
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Hi and welcome to the forum. I think you are going to love your new Sprinter.

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Old 02-26-2013, 04:33 AM   #4
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Congrats on the new Sprinter. You'll have alot of fun with that.

Hopefully your dealer is also setting you up with a weight distributing hitch.

Even if that is so, many Suburban/Tahoe/Avalanche owners still have problems with the rear end of the truck sagging down. These three vehicles all share the same rear suspension components.

There isn't a good airbag solution for these trucks (unless you have the OEM air leveling suspension option). So you may want to check out Timbrens. These are hollow rubber helper springs that you replace your factory bump stops with. They are cheap, and the way they are sized, only come into play when you have a heavy load attached.

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Old 02-26-2013, 11:11 AM   #5
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These are the ones I have for mine and there a piece of cake too. Maybe 15-20min per side.

Heres timbrens. One bolt to take out and put back in. 5 mins per side. They help as I have them on now and have the airbags Im installing this week.
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Old 03-03-2013, 08:02 PM   #6
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We really liked our Sprinter. we never had any problems with it. sure you will have a lot of fun this summer
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