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Old 02-27-2014, 11:04 AM   #15
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Just an FYI A 2010 (for instance) Grand Cherokee has a curb weight of 4261# with standard equipment. I don't know what year GC you have or the options you have over standard equip. but just the base vehicle is over your 4200# towing limit not counting the base plate or the tow bar weight.
You must be talking about a 6 cylinder GC
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You must be talking about a 6 cylinder GC
Isn't a six cylinder standard equipment and other engine choices optional??
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Isn't a six cylinder standard equipment and other engine choices optional??
Mine is the GC Overland, it came with the Hemi, all wheel drive and a bunch of other goodies. My buddy had his Jeep GC with a 6 cyl weighed on truck scales. It was about 4600lbs. Mine was about 5300 so until it's actually weighed, all a guy can do is take a SWAG at it. I towed mine for around 7K miles with a gasser and 5K tow limit. Never had a problem but the thought that it wasn't right was always there. Now it's a bunch under what I can tow
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