Go Back   iRV2 Forums > MOTORHOME FORUMS > Toads and Motorhome Related Towing
Click Here to Login
Join iRV2 Today

Mission Statement: Supporting thoughtful exchange of knowledge, values and experience among RV enthusiasts.
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old 10-05-2012, 10:02 PM   #1
Senior Member
TGR's Avatar
Join Date: Mar 2011
Posts: 149
Towing a 2012 Lincoln MKS

I was wondering if anyone tows a MKS 4 down, and how it works.

TGR is offline   Reply With Quote
Join the #1 RV Forum Today - It's Totally Free!

iRV2.com RV Community - Are you about to start a new improvement on your RV or need some help with some maintenance? Do you need advice on what products to buy? Or maybe you can give others some advice? No matter where you fit in you'll find that iRV2 is a great community to join. Best of all it's totally FREE!

You are currently viewing our boards as a guest so you have limited access to our community. Please take the time to register and you will gain a lot of great new features including; the ability to participate in discussions, network with other RV owners, see fewer ads, upload photographs, create an RV blog, send private messages and so much, much more!

Old 10-08-2012, 11:00 AM   #2
Senior Member
OneRVer's Avatar
Triple E Owners Club
Join Date: Aug 2010
Location: Pacific Northwest
Posts: 723
You can go here for towing guide. Application Charts | Remco Towing

Should tow great if the Motor Home can handle the weight. What is your Gross Combined Vehical Weight Rating, GCWR?

1997 Triple E Empress, Freightliner Chassis, CAT 3126 w/ 275 horse's.
MD 3600 Tranny, 2011 Ford Escape Hybrid w/Blue Ox tow bar and Roadmaster Base Plate.
Amsoil Synthetic Oil only for my baby.
OneRVer is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-09-2013, 08:23 PM   #3
Junior Member
Join Date: Aug 2013
Posts: 1
I too have a Lincoln MKS and am wondering if you were successful towing and if so what system you employed.
Pat Dawson is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-09-2013, 09:51 PM   #4
RV Mutant #14
Wayne M's Avatar

Winnebago Owners Club
Texas Boomers Club
Freightliner Owners Club
iRV2 No Limits Club
Join Date: Aug 2008
Location: Texas
Posts: 12,706
Go to the Lincoln dealer. Ask to see the manual. Look up "recreational towing." It will tell you the in's and out's of the vehicle the manual is for.

I tow a 2013 Lincoln MKX 4 down.

According to the 2013 towing guide the 2013 Lincoln MKS AWD and FWD are towable four down. Not to exceed 65 mph, weight of the FWD is 4204 lbs and the AWD is 4301 lbs.

There are other considerations that are outlined in the manual, such as idling prior to towing and interval for running engine for 5 minutes, etc.

Here is the link to the 2013 Lincoln MKS manual.
Wayne MSGT USMC (Ret) & Earlene (CinCHouse)
2015 Winnebago Tour 42QD
It is what it is, and then it is what you make of it.
Wayne M is offline   Reply With Quote

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

» Featured Campgrounds

Reviews provided by

Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 12:21 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.