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Old 06-22-2014, 04:43 PM   #1
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Sprinter chassis towing Jeep

It am interested in a small motorhome based on the Sprinter Chassis, haven't decided exactly which model yet. Does anyone tow a Jeep Wrangler with this type of MH? Any issues with power? Secondary choice for a toad would be a Mini Cooper, but kind of want the open top and 4 wheel drive for some exploring.

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Old 06-22-2014, 05:05 PM   #2
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I have had two Sprinters the last one was the 188 hp...The vehicle I towed weighed 3700 lbs a Honda Element...I had no trouble but I did
not go out west to the Mountains with either...Go to the scale weigh and the vehicle do not overload you will be sorry..


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Old 06-22-2014, 05:14 PM   #3
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Good friend tows his TJ Wrangler with his Sprinter Conversion and has no real issues. Takes some of the mountains slowly, but he gets everywhere he wants; this includes a number of trips into the mountains of Colorado. He has a brake controller for the TJ to help with the braking, which should be high on your list if you do it.
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Old 06-22-2014, 09:17 PM   #4
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Thank you for the information. Overall did you have any issues with the sprinter MH? I have talked to a couple of people that have owned them and they were very happy with them.
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Old 06-23-2014, 11:46 AM   #5
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I had no issues with either Sprinter MH. That is the Sprinter part!!

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