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Old 04-06-2012, 09:12 PM   #11
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Just picked up a 2012 Swift 184bh also.

Tow it with a Chevrolet Equinox with no complaints at all. Pulled it approx 20mins back home.

First trip planned in may.. will have pics.
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Old 04-08-2012, 09:41 AM   #12
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We have a 19H select and tow with Jeep liberty no problem
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Old 04-08-2012, 11:54 AM   #13
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Old 04-11-2012, 08:02 AM   #15
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JimboC Even if the weight numbers add up to the good side for your tv, it's the drag( wind resistance) that kills the smaller engines. The big engines also suffer but not to the same degree. Larry
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Old 04-11-2012, 10:25 AM   #16
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JimboC Even if the weight numbers add up to the good side for your tv, it's the drag( wind resistance) that kills the smaller engines. The big engines also suffer but not to the same degree. Larry
And sucks gas! Did a 1.5hr trip last weekend and took out 1/3 of my tank.
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Old 04-11-2012, 11:01 AM   #17
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Our 5.4 03 Expedition pulls the X23B nicely. I'm getting 9-10mpg depending on speed. Here along the Gulf coast things are pretty flat so I haven't done any uphill pulling yet. We're planning a trip to Arkansas this summer and I may come home with a new perspecitve.
I've got the serious drools for a truck like McFarm's but have managed to keep it in check - so far.
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Old 04-11-2012, 06:17 PM   #18
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5.9 2000 Durango pulls our 1997 230 Jayco Eagle up and down the Missouri and Arkansas Ozarks just fine.
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Old 04-13-2012, 10:58 PM   #19
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When I picked up my X19, I was using a Dodge 1500. It towed good, but it was starting to have problems. So the next day, I picked up a 12 Tundra 5.7L. I know its a little overkill, but I like to have a little more room on my weight numbers by the time I add all our stuff.
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Old 04-16-2012, 10:49 AM   #20
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I think I will just bite and bullet and get a F-250 Diesel. Yes its overkill, but I will not have to worry about a thing when I climb the grades out west. Better milage, plenty of power for the killer of drag, and a long term TV.
Thanks for all the guys chiming in here although it would have been nice to get a few more west coast guys, its pretty flat East of Colorado.
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