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Old 11-14-2013, 09:27 AM   #11
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Yes I tow ford escape
I have traveled 9 k and found front tires on towed vehicle wear twice as much as rear tires. Excessive wear. I'm curious if that's standard problem for others.

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Old 11-14-2013, 09:33 AM   #12
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I don't think it is standard.I have friend who towed a Honda crv who had that problem but, I have towed several diff. cars and never had a problem.

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Old 11-14-2013, 11:35 AM   #13
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I've towed three different vehicle when no adverse wear except the time I did not unlock the steering.
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Old 11-14-2013, 03:25 PM   #14
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Last year we were towing a 2 dr Wrangler with a 2011 Lexi 265./ Towed well with no problems. This year we are towing a 2012 Jeep liberty with a 2014 Lexi 300. Again no problems but the liberty is over 1000# heavier than the wrangler so I do feel it more. Penalty is approx. 1 Mpg.
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Old 11-15-2013, 09:19 AM   #15
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We tow a 2013 Edge with a 2011 283. Just had airbags installed on coach, and immediately felt a difference. When we resume travel next year, may consider a steering stabilizer of some sort, but right now, the airbags helped with rockin' and rollin'. Also installed a Toad Charger on Edge. Mileage equal to what others have shared, but we need a vehicle of some size for side travel, so expected the gas sacrifice.

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