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Old 07-02-2012, 07:55 PM   #1
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What type of vehicle do you tow with your Solera and how does it do?


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Old 07-09-2012, 07:53 PM   #2
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We tow a Suzuki samurai and mo issues up or down the sierra nevada range in CA. Just use a low gear down hill and reduce the speed a tad more than usual.

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Old 07-16-2012, 02:23 PM   #3
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Used it last weekend to tow with for the first time. I towed my 1987 Plymouth Relient Wagon to a Chrysler' car car show in PA. Used a tow dolly with no brakes with out any issues. Fuel economy seamed about 2 mpg off the 14-15mpg it normally gets without towing. Accelaration seamed fine and braking didn't feel much different then unloaded preformance...
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Old 07-16-2012, 02:50 PM   #4
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HD Wide Glide. LOL. In a trailer of course.
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Old 07-16-2012, 07:34 PM   #5
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I tow a 2011 Harley Davidson tri glide trike on a trailer.
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Old 07-17-2012, 09:50 AM   #6
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We tow a 2010 Toyota Corolla with manual transmission. No electric brakes and no dolly. The weight is 2700 pounds and we hardly notice we are pulling something ! And yes, the MPG drops 2 MPG when towing but you save a fortune using the small car when camping !
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