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Old 04-21-2007, 06:42 PM   #15
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2004 Chevy crew cab Z71, tows great. A little on the heavy side, but extra room is great.

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Old 04-21-2007, 09:36 PM   #16
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We picked the PT Cruiser. It is the wife's car. The deal came with a "We Owe" and that was an installed Remco pump. It tows real nice. We have the US Gear brake system.
I think you will find the variety of likes and dislikes the same as pizza.

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Old 04-22-2007, 06:31 AM   #17
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Chevy Silverado 1500 FWD and Honda CR-V AWD. The Chevy is a little heavy and hard to park when you get there, so unless we're bringing a motorcycle in the back of it, we take the CR-V. It's AWD works great and it has good ground clearance.
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Old 04-23-2007, 04:01 AM   #18
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Honda's CR-V is good. Lighter, roomier, and better mpg than Jeep's Liberty. AWD will get you through most highway gunk, but if you want to do serious off-roading you'll want the Jeep.
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Old 04-23-2007, 10:53 PM   #19
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@006 HHR by G.M. 4down just hook and go 1 fuse to remove I added a fused off on switch and a brake buddy and doids to the lights for ease of hook up oh its a automatic shift also...Bushman
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Old 04-24-2007, 11:42 AM   #20
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Since 2001 have towed a 2000 Jeep GC and now a 2005 Jeep GC.

Waiting for 2010 to get my new one
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Old 04-24-2007, 11:46 AM   #21
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Old 04-24-2007, 01:21 PM   #22
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2007 Jeep Wrangler Rubicon Unlimited

Four doors, will go anywhere and easily towed 4 down.
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Old 05-03-2007, 10:15 AM   #23
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2007 Ford Escape FWD manual tranny using US Gear Unified Brake controller. No frills, easy on gas (once we're there) Wife loves it as a Grocery getter too.

It tows good too
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Old 05-05-2007, 11:34 AM   #24
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We love our Chevy HHR with automatic. Just put it in neutral and pull one fuse, I installed a rocker switch instead. Lots of room, around 3k pounds and 30+ MPG. I wouldn't know it was there without the backup camera.
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Old 05-05-2007, 12:21 PM   #25
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The toad in the sig.. Remco driveshaft disconnect works great...
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Old 05-05-2007, 03:23 PM   #26
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We tow our 07 Ford Ranger extended cab 4X4. No modifications other then the Neutral Tow Kit light and computer reprogram.

Tows very nicely!
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Old 05-06-2007, 01:33 AM   #27
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I am on my second Jeep Liberty, throw the transfer case into netural, shift into park and off I go.
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Old 05-06-2007, 03:49 PM   #28
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2007 CRV . Have also towed 2001 Jeep wrangler, 2004 Toyota Corrola (manual) and 2001 CRV. All were great toads.

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