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Old 04-08-2016, 06:39 PM   #1
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recommend a toad

I just wanted to ask people what kind of toads are popular. I understand my weight restrictions and have looked at tow guides to see what needs to be done to certain vehicles to be towed safely. I am looking for something to tow behind my Georgetown 364TS. I would prefer a SUV. Any advice welcome

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Old 04-08-2016, 09:13 PM   #2
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recommend a toad

Edit- didn't read all of post.

Pre 2014 CRV is a good choice.

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Old 04-08-2016, 09:21 PM   #3
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Old 04-09-2016, 05:58 AM   #4
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For an suv...Subaru Forrester (manual transmission only). Super reliable, all wheel drive, super safe, road clearence of a stock Jeep, no speed or milage restrictions when towing.
No modifications needed..ignition to first on position, tranny to neutral, emergency brake off, and your ready to go.
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Old 04-09-2016, 06:40 AM   #5
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Originally Posted by BamaBob View Post
You can't go wrong with a Jeep!
I have to agree. You can disconnect the drivetrain electronically or manually and flat tow quite easily.
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Old 04-09-2016, 07:13 AM   #6
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I opted for the Chevy Colorado. Not only towable with 4 down (4 wheel drive only), but I now have the pick up bed to haul more junk.

Good luck with your decision
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Old 05-17-2016, 11:25 AM   #7
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Just purchased a 2011 Chevrolet HHR to use as a toad. It's a small SUV. Haven't gotten it hooked up yet but have a friend that has an identical one and he loves it.

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Old 05-17-2016, 02:21 PM   #8
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I like the new Jeep pickup!
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Old 05-17-2016, 07:14 PM   #9
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I am having a 2014 Honda CRV Modded to tow. The owners manual gives easy to tow prep instructions for 4 wheel down tow.
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Old 05-17-2016, 07:50 PM   #10
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Saw a class A on the interstate the other day towing an F-250 Super Crew long bed.
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