Originally Posted by suretma
What weight should I look at as a max?
For your Subie the first
limiting factor is the maximum recommended Tongue Weight of 200 pounds. Tongue Weight should be a minimum of 10-15% of the trailers loaded towing weight. That limits you to a maximum trailer weight of 2,000 pounds fully
loaded. That little Tongue Weight "gotcha" kept us from buying a new 2015 Outback Limited 3.6...
In reality what you can safely, comfortably tow is going to be less than 2,000 pounds when you look at your overall
weights. Here is a link to the Trailer Life 2015 Towing Guide that explains the different weights you need to review: Towing Guide
Another good article is Here
. Your Subie's Owners Manual is the "final" word in determining what you can safely, and legally, tow and what options you may need.