Chrysler 200: Gross Trailer Weight (GTW) - Common Towing Definitions - Trailer Towing - Starting and operating - Chrysler 200 Owners ManualChrysler 200: Gross Trailer Weight (GTW)

The GTW is the weight of the trailer plus the weight of all cargo, consumables and equipment (permanent or temporary) loaded in or on the trailer in its loaded and ready for operation condition.

The recommended way to measure GTW is to put your fully loaded trailer on a vehicle scale. The entire weight of the trailer must be supported by the scale.

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    Gross Combination Weight Rating (GCWR)
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