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What is the amount of weight in a travel trailer that I can pull with my 4 cylinder 2006 chevy colorado

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I'd recommend that you keep it on the light side of 2000 lbs. You will need a trans cooler. With a small engine heat and available engine torque may give you problems, especially up long grades. There are aftermarket camshafts available that can help a bit with this, but it is what it is and really would be happier not towing anything.

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The max is 4,000 LBS, but that will really strain the engine, but the brakes and trans can handle it.

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