First significant tow (from S.Cal to Cental Coast 600 miles round trip) with my new/used 2007 Tundra Crew Max 5.7L. Towing a 2010 30`Jayco Superlite travel trailer. Dry weight of trailer is 6800lbs. certified. This truck replaces a 2002 Tundra Acces Cab TRD 4.7L that was maxed-out and beyond safe when towing my trailer. I do not have the total loaded weight of trailer and truck, but I would estimate an additional 1500-1800lbs for family, fuel, camping gear, etc. The truck performed flawlessy. Gas mileage was 9-10 mpg at 60-65 mph but would significantly decrease at 70-75. 70-75 mph was unheard of in my old rig but is no problem with the Crew Max and even found myself easing off the gas to maintain 65. Maintained with relative ease 60 going up some pretty steep grades, such as the San Marcos pass out of Santa Barbara, and out of Camarillo. Towed in the tow/haul mode and used the S mode for downgrades. Truck handled the weight of the trailer well, you still know it's there but is less affected by sway and bumps. Tranny oil temp stayed dead center, no brake heat up in city driving. Extremely pleased with towing performance and feel a lot safer now.
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