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Old 06-08-2009, 11:52 AM   #1
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I just installed a drawtite tralier hitch on my 01 wrangler (stock 4 cyl).

How much weight can I safely trailer? Thanks!

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Old 06-08-2009, 12:11 PM   #2

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I believe the 4 cyl only has about a 1,000 lb towing capacity. Of course, this will be greatly reduced depending on the size tires you're running. It will do fine on flat pavement but good luck going up hill.

Any pics of the install?

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Old 06-08-2009, 12:19 PM   #3
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The four banger with an automatic has a 1200 lb. tow rating with a 2000 lb. tow rating with a manual transmission. I think Chris's 1000 lb. suggestion is probably more realistic and is about all I'd want to tow with the four-banger though.
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1500 ls was what I was thinking. Thanks!
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