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Old 10-12-2014, 08:50 PM   #1
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TOAD - 2014 Honda Fit

Hello all, I am considering getting a vehicle to tow behind our 2014 Solera. Has anyone towed a Honda Fit. (Automatic) and if so we're there any hurdles in the process? I am presently searching for the owners manual to confirm that it is ok. Also, what were the peripherals used to connect the toad to the RV. Thanks in advance....
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Old 10-12-2014, 09:40 PM   #2
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We towed a 2012 Honda fit. It can be towed 4 down, and it was shown towards the back of the manual I believe. I think it has a speed limit of 65. You can see our previous set up in my photo album. We used the Falcon All Terrain tow bar, which was simple. I installed the base plate, light wiring and diodes myself to save a bunch of money, and it was really quite simple. There are some YouTube videos on that specific car that are helpful.

We absolutely loved that car. It was a lot roomier than it appeared from the outside. We had 2 carseats in the rear, and plenty of room up front, plus plenty of room for groceries or whatever in the hatchback. I also used the car for work when not behind motorhome, as it got 40 mph on average. Just a great car.

I think this would be a good fit for a Solera.
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Old 10-13-2014, 12:41 AM   #3
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We are new owners of a 2015 24r and tow a 2013 Honda Fit with automatic transmission. It tows quite easily, hardly know it's there. We like the light weight of the Fit to mate with our Solera.
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Old 10-13-2014, 12:57 AM   #4
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We are new owners of a 2015 24r and tow a 2013 Honda Fit with automatic transmission. It tows quite easily, hardly know it's there. We like the light weight of the Fit to mate with our Solera.

What type of tow bar are you using and did you install a braking system. I understand for most states anything under 3000lbs towed is not required a braking system.
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We towed a 2012 Honda fit. It can be towed 4 down, and it was shown towards the back of the manual I believe. I think it has a speed limit of 65. You can see our previous set up in my photo album. We used the Falcon All Terrain tow bar, which was simple. I installed the base plate, light wiring and diodes myself to save a bunch of money, and it was really quite simple. There are some YouTube videos on that specific car that are helpful.

We absolutely loved that car. It was a lot roomier than it appeared from the outside. We had 2 carseats in the rear, and plenty of room up front, plus plenty of room for groceries or whatever in the hatchback. I also used the car for work when not behind motorhome, as it got 40 mph on average. Just a great car.

I think this would be a good fit for a Solera.

Thanks for the info. YouTube helped a lot!
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Old 10-13-2014, 12:02 PM   #6
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We used Roadmaster products. Camping World did the install of the base plate, wiring, Falcon all terrain tow bar and Invisibrake braking system.

In California the weight limit is 1500 lbs for a braking system but all states are different.
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Old 10-13-2014, 03:00 PM   #7
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Is it a 2013 fit or 2015? Honda did not make a 2014. The 2015's are not towable.


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It is a 2013 Fit
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Is it a 2013 fit or 2015? Honda did not make a 2014. The 2015's are not towable.


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In Canada they (Honda) have advertised a 2014 model but we are looking for either a 2013 or 2014.
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