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Unread 01-02-2012, 09:16 AM   #1
JeepnTXJ
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'11 GC & a camper

Looking to get back into the camping scene and don't want to mess with tents anymore. We found a good deal on a slightly used 2010 ultralight style camper, but Im thinking it may be a little much for our V6 WK2.

Gross weight of the camper is 4500 and from what I understand, max towing on it is 5000 for the 4WD and our is 2WD. With an equalizer hitch and trailer brakes, will we be able to pull it? I can easily pull it with my truck, but wanted the option of using either one.

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Unread 01-02-2012, 12:48 PM   #2
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Read your owners manual for the jeep to find its tow rating and follow that. Just because the trailer has brakes and/or you have a equalizer hitch means little when it comes to towing.
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