RV Service Centre Toowoomba can get your tow vehicle legal by carrying out a GVM suspension upgrade and towing capacity upgrade on popular tow vehicles.
What is the GVM and what does it include?
What is a GVM suspension upgrade?
|Vehicle Model||Original GVM||Lovells GVM Suspension Upgrade|
|Toyota Landcruiser 200 Series Wagon||3350kg||3800kg|
|Ford Ranger PX||3200kg||3500kg|
|Mazda BT50 (2011 on)||3200kg||3500kg|
|Toyota Prado 150||2990kg||3500kg|
|Toyota Landcruiser 76-79 Series||3000kg to 3400kg||3600kg to 4200kg|
|Nissan Patrol Cab Chassis Y61||3400kg||3900kg|
|Toyota Hilux||3000kg||3300kg and 3500kg|
|Toyota Landcruiser 70 Series||3300kg||3900kg|
Towing Capacity Upgrades
On Toyota Landcruiser 200 series vehicles in addition to the GVM suspension upgrade we are able to provide a towing capacity upgrade. The plated towing capacity of LC200 is 3500kg with a ball weight of 350kg. A towing capacity upgrade would increase the braked towing capacity to 4000kg and increase the ball weight to 400kg. In addition to the GVM upgrade that gives a huge 7800kg GCM (gross combination mass).
How do I know if I need it?
What about the caravan – ATM Upgrades Available
Upgrading the vehicle is one thing – to ensure the vehicle can tow the weight of your van. Ensuring your van is within IT’S limits is another check that needs to be carried out – and something we offer with our Caravan ATM Upgrade services. You can read more about Caravan ATM Upgrades here.