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Blue Ox Acclaim Non-Binding Tow Bar - Car Mount - 2" - 5,000 lbs

Blue Ox Acclaim Non-Binding Tow Bar - Car Mount - 2" - 5,000 lbs

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Is this right for you? Product Expert Kristina F says:

Yes, if you:

  • Like to camp on rougher terrain - non-binding arms let you easily disconnect
  • Want to use your 2” tow ball to tow your car instead of your receiver
  • Do any backroad driving - rubber boot on each arm keeps dirt and debris from building up over time and binding arms

No, if you:

  • Don’t want to have to drive your car around with your tow bar folded up on the front
  • Are towing a larger car that has more than 30" between the installed base plates
Coupler-style tow bar with non-binding latches makes it easy to disconnect your car or small SUV no matter the angle or terrain. Tow bar arms fit Blue Ox base plates that are spaced 23" to 30" apart. Folds up neatly for easy storage. Lowest Prices for the best tow bar from Blue Ox. Blue Ox Acclaim Non-Binding Tow Bar - Car Mount - 2" - 5,000 lbs part number BX4330 can be ordered online at etrailer.com or call 800-298-1624 for expert service.
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Blue Ox Tow Bar - BX4330

  • Fits Blue Ox Base Plates
  • Telescoping
  • Coupler Style
  • 5000 lbs
  • Blue Ox
  • Non-Binding
  • Stores on Car
  • Steel

Coupler-style tow bar with non-binding latches makes it easy to disconnect your car or small SUV no matter the angle or terrain. Tow bar arms fit Blue Ox base plates that are spaced 23" to 30" apart. Folds up neatly for easy storage.


  • Coupler-style tow bar lets you tow your vehicle safely and securely behind your motorhome
    • Integrated coupler attaches to trailer hitch ball on RV
  • Non-binding latches make it easy to unhook tow bar on any terrain
  • Telescoping arms make for fast, easy hookup
  • Self-aligning design - just hook up to base plates on towed vehicle and drive RV forward
    • Arms extend into rigid, tow-ready position and automatically center and lock into place
  • Triple-lug brackets provide reinforced connection point for base plates
    • Each arm attaches and detaches from base plates with 2 easy-to-access pins
  • Easy storage on the front of your towed vehicle
    • Integrated hold pin keeps arms together
  • Rubber boots protect telescoping arms from dirt and debris
  • Heavy-duty steel construction is powder coated to resist corrosion
  • 5,000-lb Rated safety cables are included
  • Made in the USA


  • Application: 2" hitch ball
  • Compatibility: fits Blue Ox base plates that are spaced between 23" and 30" apart on center
    • Can be adapted for use with Roadmaster crossbar-style base plates with adapter (RM-033 - sold separately)
  • Arm length (from center of hitch ball to center of base plate pin hole when lined up with arm straight):
    • Extended: 42-3/4"
    • Retracted: 33-1/2"
  • Weight capacity: 5,000 lbs
  • Weight: 35 lbs
  • 3-Year warranty

Necessities for Flat Towing

For the RV For the Towed Car To Link the Towed Car and RV
Hitch with ball mount and ball Base plates Tow bar
Wiring plug Braking system Safety cables
Wiring kit/diodes Wiring adapter cord

Easy Hookup with Self-Aligning Arms

Blue Ox Acclaim Self-Aligning Arms

The Acclaim's convenient, self-centering arms help to make hookup a snap. Older and more economical tow bars have rigid arms that are essentially locked in place so you have to drive your towed vehicle into the exact position necessary for hookup. But with the Acclaim, you can connect from the approximate towing position quickly and easily. Once you have connected the tow bar to both your vehicle's base plates and your RV's hitch ball, simply drive your RV forward until the tow bar arms fully extend and lock in place. Before hitting the road, be sure to check that the arms are properly latched to avoid damage to your towing setup.

Non-Binding for Simple Disconnect

Blue Ox Acclaim Non-Binding Tow Arms

Being unable to unhook your car because of a bind in the tow bar is really frustrating. Sharp turns and uneven terrain at campsites can put your tow bar in a bind, even if you're careful.

Fortunately, Blue Ox has defeated the age-old problem of binding by creating a tow bar that is just as easy to release as it is to hook up. Simply press down the handles on the tow bar arms until the internal latch disengages. By releasing some of the static pressure from the tow bar, you can move the arms just enough to make disconnecting from the base plates a snap, even when it's not level with your RV.

Sturdy, Dependable Triple-Lug Connection

Blue Ox Acclaim Triple-Lug Connection

The Blue Ox base plates on your vehicle are equipped with two tabs each that connect to the brackets on the ends of the tow bar arms. The triple-lug design of the Acclaim tow bar creates a tighter, more stable connection by surrounding both base plate lugs. The result is a sturdy, reinforced connection that is strong and rigid for a safe, dependable towing experience.

Hooking up the Acclaim to your base plates is as simple as it is secure. Just line up the triple-lug end of the tow bar arm with the base plate so that the center lug is positioned between the two tabs of the base plate. Then insert the 1/2" keeper pin through all of the lugs and secure it with the included quick pin.

Vinyl-Coated Safety Cables Included

Blue Ox Acclaim Safety Cables

The vinyl-coated safety cables, which have a 5,000-lb weight rating, provide added protection should the tow bar ever disconnect during towing. Steel S-hooks connect each cable to your towed vehicle's base plates and to your motorhome's trailer hitch.

Simple Storage

Blue Ox Acclaim Easy Storage

The Acclaim can be easily stored on your towed vehicle when it's not in use. Simply disconnect the arm on the driver's side from the base plate bracket and swing it over to the other arm so that they are side by side. Secure the arms together with the integrated holding pin. Then line up the folded tow bar with the front of your vehicle so that the coupler is positioned next to the driver's-side base plate. Using the 1/2" keeper pin, connect the holding bracket beneath the coupler to the base plate bracket and secure it with the quick pin.

Guide to Flat Towing

Flat towing your vehicle is much more convenient than using a trailer or a tow dolly. These other options take up much more storage space, leaving you less room both at home and at the campsite. In addition, securing your vehicle to a trailer or tow dolly can be a hassle and more time consuming than hooking up with a tow bar.

There are 5 basic components needed when flat towing a vehicle: a tow bar, a base plate kit, a safety cable set, tow bar wiring, and a supplemental braking system.

Towing Basics

The tow bar links your towed car to your motorhome. It attaches to the custom-fit base plates that install on the frame of your towed car. Safety cables ensure that your towed car does not separate from your motorhome in the event that your tow bar becomes detached. Tow bar wiring allows your towed vehicle's signal lights to sync up with your motorhome's tail lights, which is required by law in most states. Finally, the supplemental braking system - also required in most states - brakes your towed car when the brakes in your motorhome are activated, preventing wear on the motorhome and decreasing braking distance for your entire setup.

BX4330 Blue Ox Acclaim Tow Bar

Installation Details BX4330 Installation instructions

Customer Reviews

Blue Ox Acclaim Non-Binding Tow Bar - Car Mount - 2" - 5,000 lbs - BX4330

Average Customer Rating:  4.8 out of 5 stars   (55 Customer Reviews)

Coupler-style tow bar with non-binding latches makes it easy to disconnect your car or small SUV no matter the angle or terrain. Tow bar arms fit Blue Ox base plates that are spaced 23" to 30" apart. Folds up neatly for easy storage.

- BX4330

Arrived on time. Works on my iM Toyota. I like this better than the 2" received models for motorhomes for towing 5000 lbs or less. Much easier and quicker to connect. This hitch folds and stays on the car while traveling. Always pleased with the service from etrailer.com!

This is the second Blue Ox Unit I have owned. The first for a motorcoach and the second to make transfers with my 3500 pickup. Love the tow bar. Much easier to connect than the receiver type - and - stows on the front of my Toyota iM. Blue Ox products are first class and I always purchase from Etrailer if they stock it because of the professionalism and service.
Jim I - 11/02/2021

- BX4330

This is a great towbar for a CRV and folds conveniently out of the way on the front of a Honda CRV without having to remove everything. I just fold it sideways and drive it around wherever we need to go. Even at home, if take the CRV, the folded towbar is still attached. works great.

- BX4330

I can’t describe the GREAT level of satisfaction I had finally placing this order and purchase over the phone, after some frustrations I had due to a website malfunction. I want to thank Michelle B. for taking the time to match the products I needed, answer questions and placing this order for me considering my urgency. I would recommend this company to anyone Looking NOT only for good quality product, but EXCEPTIONAL customer service as well.

- BX4330

I have used this model of Blue Ox hitch for years without problems. This is my third as I sell the old ones with the towed vehicles each time. The speed of delivery and price from etrailer can't be beat. Great service. Great price. Thank you.

- BX4330
by: 12/26/2021

It worked wonderful. We are very pleased!! It pulled my chevy truck great. I will definitely recommend you to anyone who is looking. Price was great and you followed through after the sale. Thank you!

- BX4330

Fast friendly customer service. Reasonable price good quality products

- BX4330

This system works great! Folds up close to the front bumper of the towed vehicle when not needed for towing. A breeze to open/unfold and hook back up to my RV when it's time to move on. Great design. High quality.

- BX4330

Just received the hitch, I was expecting to have some assembly required, but it was already to mount onto my Jeep and stow. Great looking product and competitively priced. Troy H. was very helpful during the ordering process, it made me feel comfortable that I was buying the correct style for my base plate and use.

I am still excited about the product, works very well. I bought a new Jeep, had the appropriate base installed, and transferred the hitch over to the new Jeep. I had bought a cover and it has protected the hitch when on or off the Jeep. I recommend the Blue Ox products for your towing needs.
Chuck G - 10/16/2018

- BX4330

Very pleased with our Blue Ox towing package. Quick easy connection to the vehicle. Easy storage on or off RV. Unit fits on towed vehicle(when stored) with no noticeable arms sticking out to bump into when walking in front of vehicle. Wiring package was easy to install with no cutting or splicing of wires. Would recommend these products.

- BX4330

Our Blue Ox towing system has made towing our car behind the motorhome so easy! It was quick to install on the car and our car does really well towing flat rather than on a dolly like we used to do. etrailer made the purchase very simple and answered all of our questions!

- BX4330

Had to do some grinding to stow the hitch.as much as you charge you should add a cover to keep it pretty.Great product would highly recommend and would buy again.Same with the base plate I bought from you earlier.Id give you a 4 7/8 star .very fast free shipping

- BX4330

I received my order late yesterday evening & unpackaged this morning. etrailer web site of the blue ox base plate & blue ox tow bar were very helpful in placing my order. If anyone is looking for a flat tow set up I highly suggest shopping etailer. Very high quality , fast delivery. very pleased with this setup on my CRV

- BX4330

Thank you guys the best

- BX4330

Great Tow Bar- easy to set up and take down. Folds in place for driving.

- BX4330

Tow bar is sturdy, easy to install and remove - great product and priced MUCH less than other stores products. I will be towing a 1999 Chevy Tracker and am new at this, but I feel very comfortable that my vehicles will be safe using this tow bar.

- BX4330

Works as advertised and is now being transferred to a jeep wrangler. etrailer had the lowest price.

Great no issues making mating up the tow to the coach a breeze
lon a - 07/09/2018

- BX4330

ETRAILER.COM is our go-to for our Blue Ox tow bars! We haven't been able to beat the price and shipping is extremely fast! Emails are constant to update us on our orders - which is much appreciated. Thanks again!

- BX4330

Sorry, this order did not connect to my Jeep D ring hook up as desired.

- BX4330

This tow bar works great after the year I've had it and still is as easy to put on and off my vehicle as when I first got it. Now that I'm practiced with it, I can have it on the car and hooked up and ready to go within 10 minutes. The parts hold up and the only ones I had to order were those I misplaced in my previous RV.

- BX4330

Great product

- BX4330

Love this tow bar,I will tow my mazda miata behind the rv without no worries, tow bar little price but is a good quality brand.

- BX4330

The tow bars arrived when they were predicted to without any surprises. They are heavy duty exactly as advertised with install instructions anyone could follow. We will be using them shortly for our first dinghy tow going to the north land.

- BX4330

Easy to install. Fit great and works like a charm. Towed the vehicle over 4,000 miles withour any issues whatsoever.

- BX4330

Put on new base plate yesterday and towbar... Love it...

- BX4330

This product was easy to install and works great. We have had other tow bars but this one tows great behind the RV and was shipped the same day I ordered it.

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Ask the Experts about this Blue Ox Tow Bar

  • Recommended Flat Tow Setup for Blue Ox Tow Bar on 2008 Honda CR-V
    For your 2008 Honda CR-V, you will want to start with the Blue Ox Base Plate Kit - Removable Arms # BX2246 which will be directly compatible with your tow bar. The tow bar you are describing is likely the old alpha or avail model, either of which will work just fine. If you want to determine which model you have, you can find it printed on the driver's side leg under the latch handle according to my contact at Blue Ox. If you don't have the safety chains, you will also want # BX88196....
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  • How To Use Blue Ox Acclaim Tow Bar On 1999 Honda CR-V
    In regards to the Blue Ox Acclaim Tow Bar part # BX4330, the width of the triple-lug connection is just a bit over 2-1/2". In order to use this tow bar on a 1999 Honda CR-V you'll need the Blue Ox Base Plate Kit part # BX2218. If you don't already have a wiring harness, the Tow Ready Tail Light Isolating Diode System with 4-Pole Connector part # TR118821 is what I recommend.
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  • Will the Blue Ox Acclaim Tow Bar Be Able To Fold Up On All Vehicles
    There are certain Blue Ox Base Plate Kits which don't allow the Blue Ox Acclaim Tow Bar part # BX4330 to be folded up and stored on the vehicle. There isn't an adapter that would allow for this so if storage is a concern a motorhome mounted tow bar like the Blue Ox Alpha 2 Tow Bar part # BX7380 is what I recommend.
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  • What are Good Vehicles to be Flat Towed behind an RV
    Jeeps are one of the easiest and best vehicles to flat tow behind a vehicle we've found. Specifically the Wranglers. I attached two help articles for you to check out to this page. One that covers the best vehicles to flat tow and another that covers parts needed to flat tow a newer Wrangler. In the Wrangler FAQ everything needed to flat tow a vehicle is listed.
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  • Flat Tow Set-up for 1995 Jeep Wrangler
    It's hard to do flat towing setups on the cheap, but there are a few ways to help save money. The Acclaim tow bar part # BX4330 that you referenced would be a great solution for a tow bar that's not overly expensive. Then for a base plate kit you'd want the # BX1137. For lighting you can't beat the price of a magnetic kit like the Optronics part # TL21RK. The braking system are all around the same price so it's pretty hard to avoid paying a decent amount for a setup like the SMI...
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  • Mounting Tab Width Range for Blue Ox Acclaim Tow Bar # BX4330
    The Blue Ox Acclaim Tow Bar # BX4330 that you referenced can be used with base plate kits that are between 23 and 30 inches apart.
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  • Difference in Blue Ox Acclaim vs. Alpha Tow Bars
    Biggest difference is how they connect to the tow vehicle. The Alpha part # BX7380 slides into a hitch opening and the Acclaim # BX4330 connects to a hitch ball like a trailer does. The preferred method is the Alpha which allows you to fold the tow bar up on the tow vehicle and store it there when not in use. Aside from that the Alpha has a higher capacity of 6,500 lbs and the Acclaim is rated at 5,000 lbs.
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  • Can 2014 Ford F-150 4x4 Be Flat Towed
    The 2014 Ford F-150 4WD can be flat towed with all wheels down by placing the transfer case in its neutral position and engaging the four-wheel-down towing feature. This flat towing information is noted on pages 206-207 of the online owner's manual. Flat towing a truck that has this capability requires a number of components including a tow bar, base plates, safety cables, a wiring/lighting kit of some kind, a braking system and usually a high/low hitch adapter. All of these items are...
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  • Recommended Flat Towing Setup for 2009 Ford Edge
    The Blue Ox Base Plate Kit - Removable Arms # BX2190 is the fit for your 2009 Ford Edge and will work well with the Blue Ox Acclaim Tow Bar - A-Frame - Car Mount - 5,000 lbs # BX4330 you asked about. There are a few other components needed as well to safely flat tow a vehicle; you will need wiring and supplemental braking as well. I recommend the following: Roadmaster Diode 7-Wire to 6-Wire Flexo-Coil Wiring Kit # RM-15267 Demco SBS Stay-IN-Play DUO Supplemental Braking System -...
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  • Equipment Needed For Flat Towing Vehicle Behind Motor Home
    To flat tow a vehicle, you'll need a hitch on the motor home, a towbar, a base plate kit installed on the tow vehicle, a tow bar wiring kit so that the taillights on the vehicle work along with those on the motor home, safety cables and a supplemental braking system. You'll also need to determine if your vehicle is capable of being flat towed, or if it must be modified in some way in order to flat tow it safely. I'll link you to some of our help articles about flat towing. If you...
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  • Universal Base Plate Kit Recommendation for Flat Towing Older VW Beetle
    Since we don't have a custom set of base plates for your 1964 VW Beetle you would have to go with a universal base plate kit like part # BX88230. Most bumpers will need to be reinforced or modified. Brackets must mount to a flat, metal surface. The most popular tow bar we offer that would work great with this base plate kit is the Blue Ox Alpha part # BX7380. This tow bar has telescoping arms that will make connection and disconnection possible on unlevel terrain. These are much easier...
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  • Can Blue Ox Acclaim Be Used with Roadmaster EZ2 Base Plate Kit
    You will need an adapter part # RM-032 to use the Blue Ox Tow Bar part # BX4330 with the Roadmaster Base Plate kit part # 522013-1A.
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  • What Info Is Needed to Pick Out Base Plate Kit to Match Tow Bar
    You will want to pick a base plate kit that is a fit for your vehicle (the base plate fits are very specific so year/make/model info is needed) and you'll also need to match the brand of the base plate with the brand of the tow bar. Feel free to get back to me with that info and I'll see what your best option is. I attached a link to our base plate fitguide which will allow you to enter your vehicle info to see what base plate kit you'd need.
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  • Is Blue Ox Acclaim BX4330 Tow Bar Compatible With a 34 Inch Base Plate Spread
    The fact that the base plate tabs are spaced at 34 inches apart won't make too much of a difference other than the fact the wider spread will move the vehicle incrementally closer to the rear of the motorhome, and it will prevent the use of a car-mounted towbar like the Blue Ox # BX4330 Acclaim tow bar . The Blue Ox Alpha, part # BX7380 would be compatible with a 34 inch base plate spread, and is what I'd recommend. I've linked to a demonstration video featuring the Blue Ox Alpha tow bar.
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  • Replacement Cover Recommendation for a Blue Ox Acclaim Tow Bar BX4330
    The correct replacement cover for your Blue Ox Acclaim Tow Bar # BX4330 that you referenced is the part # BX88156.
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  • Can 2019 Nissan Rogue Be Towed Behind a Motorhome
    You CAN tow your Rogue behind a motorhome, but it cannot be flat towed with all 4 wheels down. FWD vehicles like your 2019 Nissan Rogue can't be safely flat towed because even with the vehicle place in Neutral, the transmission would still spin. With the engine not running, the transmission wouldn't receive lubrication and would be destroyed pretty quickly. To tow your Rogue behind your motorhome, you'd want to use a tow dolly like the Demco Kar Kaddy SS, part # DM9713045. The Kar...
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  • Parts Needed to Flat Tow 2018 Chevy Cruz Diesel with Manual Transmission
    The Blue Ox Base Plate Kit # BX1732 referenced in your question is confirmed to fit your 2018 Chevy Cruze Diesel with the manual transmission. I spoke with my contact at Blue Ox and he stated that this base plate kit is indeed compatible with the Blue Ox Acclaim Tow Bar # BX4330 that you also mentioned. He just stated that with this combo, the tow bar will need to attach 7 inches higher on the RV at the hitch ball. I took a look at the online owner's manual for your Chevy Cruz. It states...
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  • Recommended Tow Bar and Related Parts to Flat Tow 2014 Lincoln MKZ
    The curb weight of the 2014 Lincoln MKZ ranges from 4251-lbs to 4429-lbs depending on equipment so the Blue Ox car-mount Acclaim Tow Bar # BX4330 is suitable for flat towing it. The Acclaim tow bar includes the required safety cables which saves you that separate expense. The tow bar and safety cables are just two of the components needed for safe and legal flat towing. The other items include a light/wiring kit, base plates, a supplementary braking system, a high/low hitch adapter and...
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  • Flat Towing Setup for 2018 Chevy Equinox 1.5L FWD
    I checked the owner's manual for the 2018 Chevy Equinox FWD 1.5L and this car can be flat towed. Like other towable cars there is a preparation process to be followed before each trip and this is covered on page 359 of the online manual. For the labor cost alone for installing a complete flat towing setup you can figure $2000 as a "ballpark" starting point. This is labor only and is in addition to the parts' cost. The labor fee will vary depending on whether you select a non-labor-intensive...
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  • Blue Ox Base Plate Kit Recommendation for 2017 Jeep Wrangler
    If your 2017 Jeep Wrangler has the standard factory front bumper the Blue Ox base plate kit part # BX1126 would be what you'd need to connect to a Blue Ox tow bar. If you have an off-road bumper though check out the link I attached and you'll see all the options that fit aftermarket bumpers.
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  • Replacement Coupler and Pins Needed for Blue Ox Acclaim Tow Bar
    When a tow bar is involved in an accident, often the integrity of the tow bar is compromised. In these situations, typically it is best to replace the entire tow bar. Components could be bent or broken that are not visible. If these components aren't replaced, they will cause problems later on. Replacing the tow bar ensures that all components are working properly. If you decide to replace the individual parts, to replace the coupler for the Blue Ox Acclaim Tow Bar # BX4330, you can...
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  • Flat Towing Parts Recommendation for a 1999 Suzuki Esteem
    For a Blue Ox base plate kit for your 1999 Suzuki Esteem you would want the part # BX3512. This would work well with the Blue Ox Acclaim part # BX4330 with the that you are also considering. This tow bar comes with safety cables. For lighting you can use the bulb and socket kit, # RM-155, and not have to worry about cutting and splicing into the vehicle wiring. And finally, most states now require supplemental braking in the vehicle being flat towed. The easiest system to set up...
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  • Parts Needed to Flat Tow 2012 Cadillac SRX AWD Behind Motorhome
    We carry all the items needed to equip a vehicle like your 2012 Cadillac SRX AWD for flat towing behind your motorhome. We even have help articles that will explain the items needed and the various options available to you; these articles are linked for review. These articles and your Cadillac owner's manual are the places to get started. I checked the online edition of the manual for your car and Cadillac states the AWD SRX can be flat towed from the front up to 65-mph. The manual...
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  • What are Popular Vehicles to Flat Tow Behind a Motorhome
    I attached a link to this page that shows all of the most popular and best vehicles for flat towing. Hands-down the most popular and easiest option is a Jeep Wrangler but in the list there is also trucks like Ford F-150s, and sedans like Ford Focuses.
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  • Recommended Tow Bar for 2015 GMC Yukon XL or Ford F-250
    For a tow bar that can pull your 2015 GMC Yukon XL or your Ford F-250 behind your motorhome, I recommend the etrailer XHD Non-Binding Tow Bar for Blue Ox Base Plates - RV Mount - 2" Hitch - 10,500 lbs # e67ZR. There are many other components needed to flat tow your vehicle but I need to know more about each vehicle to give recommendations. For instance 4WD or RWD makes a difference with some components as a lube pump is required for some models. I've linked an article to the...
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  • Parts Needed to Flat Tow 2018 Ram 1500
    To flat tow your 2018 Ram 1500 you'll need a base plate kit installed first. For that you'll want the # BLU74FR for if you have a Big Horn, Laramie, or Rebel. If you have a Sport or Express instead you'd want the part # BX2409. You'll need a higher capacity tow bar too for your truck like the Blue Ox Alpha part # BX7380 which has a 6,500 lb capacity and would work well. This comes with safety cables too. For lighting you can use the diode kit, # RM-15267, and not have to worry about...
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  • Blue Ox Parts Needed to Flat Tow 2007 Toyota Camry
    If your 2007 Toyota Camry is a manual transmission the Blue Ox base plate kit part # BX3769 can be installed on it which would allow the tow bar part # BX4330 to be able to tow it. For lighting you can use the diode kit, # RM-15267, and not have to worry about cutting into the taillight housing. This will splice into your taillight wiring to allow your tow vehicle to control the taillight assemblies of the towed vehicle. This comes with a round 6-way connector that you will install on...
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  • Recommendation for Flat Tow a 1997 Ford Ranger RWD
    The 1997 Ford Ranger I4 2.3L RWD with automatic transmission will need a drive shaft coupler to be flat towed. We don't have these couplers, but I'll email some help in that area. Then you can use the following parts to complete the package: Blue Ox Base Plate Kit - Fixed Arms # BX2117 Blue Ox Alpha Tow Bar # BX7380 or Acclaim # BX4330 Roadmaster Diode 7-Wire to 6-Wire Flexo-Coil Wiring Kit # RM-15267 SMI Stay-IN-Play DUO Supplemental Braking System - Proportional # SM99251 Roadmaster...
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  • Parts Needed to Flat Tow a 2012 Honda Accord Sedan Behind an RV
    To flat tow your 2012 Honda Accord behind your RV you will first need base plates, # BX2254. But the way that these base plates are spaced once installed on the vehicle prohibits the use of the Acclaim tow bar. But you can use the Adventurer tow bar # BX7322 which costs less than the Acclaim but does not come with safety cables. To add safety cables you can use # RM-643. Next you will need a lighting solution. You can use a simple magnetic kit such as # RM-2120 which is easy to set up...
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  • Tow Bar Type and Parts Needed to Flat Tow 2006 Honda CR-V
    Coupler style tow bars are generally preferred as they are easier to store and don't require a ball mount with a hitch ball. They also provide a really solid connection. So based on that I would go with the Blue Ox part # BX7420 as this is a coupler style that's very easy to connect/disconnect. It has the same telescoping arms as the bar you mentioned and also comes with safety cables too. For a base plate kit you'd then want the part # BX2238 and you'd be set in that regard as well....
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