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What is GVWR?


Definition: Gross Vehicle Weight Rating

It’s how much weight a vehicle is designed to carry. The GVWR includes the net weight of the vehicle, plus the weight of passengers, fuel, cargo and any additional accessories. The GVWR is a safety standard used to prevent overloading.

Pronunciation: say each letter individually: G - V - W - R

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