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Old 04-15-2009, 02:37 AM   #85
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Old 04-15-2009, 03:02 AM   #86
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We tow our 06 Saturn Vue AWD, V6, Auto. Blue Ox tow bar, Brakemaster. All works great.
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Old 04-15-2009, 06:21 AM   #87
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I have been told all GM products including Saturn with auto trans can be towed 4 down.
That's WAAAAAAAY too broad of a statement. I find it hard to believe that every Chevy, Pontiac, Buick, Caddy, Saab, Hummer, GMC and Saturn can be towed 4WD without modifications.
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Old 04-15-2009, 06:48 AM   #88
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I have been told all GM products including Saturn with auto trans can be towed 4 down.
Unfortunately, you were given incorrect info. Not all are towable 4 down.

See Motorhome magazine's towing guide for the list of vehicles towable without modification.
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Old 04-15-2009, 06:58 AM   #89
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'04 Saturn Vue 2wd - automatic - 3.5 Honda engine.
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Old 04-15-2009, 10:38 AM   #90
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I checked out the towing guide and it sure looks like most that are towable. Maybe I was misinformed, as they say don't believe you hear.
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Old 04-15-2009, 12:58 PM   #91
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I tow a heavily modified built up 1990 Jeep Wrangler 4x4, 33 x 12.50 x 15's, lockers front and rear, 9,500# winch, custom built bumpers front and rear, rock sliders, 6" lift, SLO eliminator, on board air, and racing seats. Tow's beautifully with Ready Brake Tow Bar and Brake system.
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Old 04-16-2009, 10:21 PM   #92
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Jeep in Milwaukie, OR is giving 25% off MSRP price on current inventory. You might not be close to take advantage, it would save you a chunk of change.
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Old 04-17-2009, 08:11 AM   #94
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Tow a 1999 Jeep Cherokee Sport , 4 down, Blue OX fit's good. 3,000 lbs , hauls 4 plus the dog, four wheel drive, used it in the desert and at Dalhart TX in a snow storm for two day on the way home to IA.
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Old 04-29-2009, 04:42 PM   #95
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2009 Honda Fit automatic; great little car.
Manufacturer endorses flat towing. Owner's Manual has a section specifically on towing the car behind a motorhome.
+1 We love our Fit, Fantastic mileage; our only slight negative is that it is so low to the ground that we had to get offset hitch receiver and it has bottomed out once.
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Everyone, we broke down and purchased a Jeep Wrangler Unlimited Sahara w/manual transmission but no nav. We just love the Jeep. I am going to do some or all of the work putting the equipment on it to tow behind the mh. The quotes I am getting are ranging from 2400 to 2600 dollars for all the parts, pieces, labor and a breaking system. That is way over my budget, and that kind of money would purchase a bunch of gas since the little lady loves to drive the thing anyway. We don't plan on more than 200-250 miles a day anyway unless unusual situations occur. So I am torn on just having her follow me, or lead which is better anyway. You comments would be appreciated. I decided on Blue Ox products if we decide to tode it.
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After weighing all the pros and cons of what to tow, lube pumps, no mods, brake buddys, effect on coach gas mileage, I have decided that I will now tow my beloved Harley Davidson FLT on a small trailer.

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We tow Jo's 2002 Kia Sportage 4X4 w/driveshaft disconnect. It has been with us for over 13,000 miles in two years and no problems we can't tell it's back there. The US Brake is another story though.


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