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Re: Show your Tow Rig!

Postby Rascie - July 15th, 2013, 7:42 pm

Sweet boat you got there ski! :thumb: Even matches your E!
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Re: Show your Tow Rig!

Postby supersailor89 - May 20th, 2014, 6:51 am

im moving from California to Texas roughly 1800miles xsaim installing a classIII curt hitch on my 2008 ford escape hybrid, all i have is a 2BR apt and garage tools, what type of uhaul? im thinking of a 4X8 but that might be too small and will the truck be able to handle it?

i made mi mind up ill get the 6x12' with the surge brakes. wighs like 1900lbs and i dont have more than 600 lbs of stuff just bulky leaving room and queen size bed
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Re: Show your Tow Rig!

Postby Mantruck101 - May 20th, 2014, 5:27 pm

Hybrid models have a 1,000 lb towing limit which most people on this forum attribute to the lack of mechanical drive when in reverse.

http://justgivemethedamnmanual.com/ford ... s-manuals/

There's a link to your owner's manual. Scroll down to your model year and check out pg. 181.
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Re: Show your Tow Rig!

Postby supersailor89 - May 22nd, 2014, 9:48 pm

thats not gonn cut, what would happen if i were to tow like 2200 for 1800 miles? if the limitting factor is the rervers i should be fine?
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Re: Show your Tow Rig!

Postby bluto - May 22nd, 2014, 11:11 pm

Here is mine from when I was loading up some rocks a few months ago. And a bonus E* photobomb in the background!

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Re: Show your Tow Rig!

Postby Gekko - May 25th, 2014, 6:30 pm

Here is mine... my 11 E with my 84 StarCraft StarMaster 21. 12 foot pop up tent trailer. 21 foot fully open.

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Here is a pic of us all set up this weekend.
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Re: Show your Tow Rig!

Postby supersailor89 - July 7th, 2014, 4:59 pm

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Re: Show your Tow Rig!

Postby supersailor89 - July 7th, 2014, 5:02 pm

280 HP FEH: http://youtu.be/VVYmpi9moBo[YouTube][url][/url][/YouTube]
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Re: Show your Tow Rig!

Postby FRENCHY - July 8th, 2014, 6:05 am

Nice setup Gekko :thumb: :thumb:
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Re: Show your Tow Rig!

Postby Charles - July 8th, 2014, 12:21 pm

Got the hitch installed today and picked up a 2010 Forest River Flagstaff MAC 17 ft pop up trailer.

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