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Hey Gang,

I am buying a small business that requires towing a 3,300 pound kiosk to special events, and some fairly large (up to 150 lbs) of product.

I would ideally like to buy a minivan as I can use this for my family when not hauling my kiosk to events.

My first question is this - if a minivan such as the Toyota Sienna claims that the vehicle can haul up to 3,500 lbs should I feel confident in buying one knowing that I am so close to the limit of it's capacity for towing? Or would I be looking for trouble?

The reason I am more interested in a minivan also has to do with saving on gas. Will towing this badboy around kill me on gas mileage? Of course, right?

Any thoughts on any of these questions would be greatly appreciated!

Fool on!

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