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  • Recommended Flat Towing Set Up for a 2016 Ford F-150 w/ Blue Ox Tow Bar
  • Yes, there is a base plate that fits your 2016 Ford F-150 that will work with your Blue Ox Aventa Tow Bar. It is the Demco Tabless Base Plate Kit item # DM56MV. You will also need the Adapter for Blue Ox Tow Bars to Demco Classic Base Plates item # DM9523034. You are correct there are no Blue Ox base plate kits or kits that will work with your Aventa tow bar and fit your F-150 without an adapter. I highly recommend the Blue Ox Patriot 3 Radio Frequency, Portable Braking System item...
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  • Parts Needed To Flat Tow New 2021 Ford F-150
  • I would be happy to recommend everything you need to flat tow your 2021 Ford F-150. I recommend the Blue Ox Base Plate Kit # BLU33FR which is confirmed to fit your vehicle and will pair up perfectly with the Blue Ox Avail Tow Bar # BX7420. Since the Avail # BX7420 includes safety cables you will not need to purchase them separately. To complete your flat towing set up you will need wiring, and a supplemental braking system. For wiring I recommend the Blue Ox Tow Bar Wiring Kit...
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  • Best Way To Flat Tow A 2021 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited
  • I suggest getting the etrailer Invisible Base Plate Kit # e98948 for your 2021 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited. This comes with everything you need to get it installed. To get your Jeep ready for the flat tow, I suggest getting the Blue Ox Altha 2 Tow Bar # BX7380, a portable braking system # BLU37TR and wiring # DM9523010-54 to complete your setup.
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  • Parts Needed to Flat Tow 1990 Jeep Wrangler with D-Rings on Front Bumper
  • Since you have D-rings on the aftermarket bumper of your 1990 Jeep Wrangler the D-ring adapter you'd need would be the part # RM-035-1 for if they were 1 inch D-rings, # RM-035 if they are 3/4 inch, or Blue Ox part # BX88357 if they are 7/8 inch. In addition to the base plates, you will also need a compatible tow bar, safety cables, lighting, and supplemental braking to flat tow your vehicle. The most popular compatible tow bar for the Roadmaster options listed is the Falcon All Terain,...
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  • Parts Needed To Flat-Tow a 2021 Jeep Gladiator
  • In order to flat-tow a 2021 Jeep Gladiator you'll need base plates, tow bar, safety cables, supplemental braking system, and a lighting kit. The Jeep is pretty easy to setup for flat-towing and you'll only need the basics for this. I have attached for you below my recommendations. etrailer Invisible Base Plate Kit part # e98948 etrailer XHD Non-Binding Tow Bar part # e94ZR Blue Ox Patriot Portable Braking System part # BLU37TR Roadmaster Diode 7-Wire to 4-Wire Flexo-Coil Wiring Kit...
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  • Compatible Base Plates For A 2021 Ford Bronco With Factory Recovery Loops
  • The Curt Custom Base Plate Kit - Removable Arms # C59JR are designed to connect to your 2021 Ford Bronco's factory recovery loop. For the tow bar I recommend the Curt Rambler Steel Tow Bar # C26FR. It features non-binding latches make it easy to unhook tow bar. It also comes with safety cables included so you won't have to purchase any separately. You'll also need a tow bar wiring kit to transfer your motorhome's braking and turn signals to the tail lights of your Bronco. For this I...
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  • Recommended Flat Towing Parts Needed for 2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee
  • A complete flat towing setup consists of base plates, a tow bar, safety cables, tow bar wiring, supplemental braking and potentially a high/low adapter, and I can help you find all of those parts and get you on the road with your 2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee in tow. For base plates I recommend using the Roadmaster Direct-Connect Base Plate Kit - Removable Arms # RM-521440-5 because of the quality of Roadmaster towing components. These base plates come with removable arms that will keep your...
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  • Base Plate Kit for 2021 Ford Ranger 4x4 with Least Modifications
  • The Demco Tabless Base Plate Kit # DM9519343 will require you to use a grinder for installation on your 2021 Ford Ranger. Sometimes this can vary from vehicle to vehicle but if it's in the instructions I'd say there is a safe bet that it's a step you'll have to take. For a base plate kit that requires the least amount of modification you'll want to go with the Blue Ox # BLU77XR as the instructions call for minor modification to the front shroud as needed. Once you have the Blue Ox kit...
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  • Parts Needed To Flat Tow a 2020 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited
  • It sounds like you are pretty much looking for a full flat-tow kit for a 2020 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited so I will attach below all of the parts needed to do so such as the base plates, tow bar, safety cables, wiring harness, and braking system. etrailer Invisible Base Plate Kit part # e98948 etrailer SD Non-Binding Tow Bar part # e34ZR Sentry Deflector for Demco Tow Bars part # DM9523135 (Works With etrailer Tow Bars) Roadmaster Diode 7-Wire to 6-Wire Flexo-Coil Wiring Kit part # RM-15267 Blue...
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  • Recommendations for Flat Towing a 2021 Chevy Colorado
  • The Demco Tabless Base Plate Kit, # DM9519319 is a confirmed fit for your 2021 Chevy Colorado provideing you do not have the adaptive cruise control. With that, I suggest the Demco Commander II # DM9511012 tow bar. For lighting I suggest # RM-15267, the diode kit that comes with this allows you to splice into the taillight wiring so that your RV controls the vehicle taillights and does not require drilling into the taillight housings. This comes with a round 6-way connector that you...
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  • Parts Needed To Flat-Tow a 2021 Jeep Cherokee
  • In order to flat tow a 2021 Jeep Cherokee you'll need a list of parts such as base plates, safety cables, tow bar, braking system, wiring harness, etc. I have attached my recommendations for each of these parts below. etrailer Invisible Base Plate Kit part # e98951 etrailer SD Non-Binding Tow Bar part # e34ZR Demco SBS Stay-IN-Play DUO Supplemental Braking System part # SM99251 Roadmaster Diode 7-Wire to 6-Wire Flexo-Coil Wiring Kit part # RM-15267 If purchased from us, I personally...
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  • Parts Needed to Flat Tow a 2010 Mini Cooper S with Manual Transmission
  • You're on the right track; the Blue Ox # BX1307 are a fit on your 2010 Mini Cooper S and since you've got the manual transmission model, my research says that this model can be flat towed; just as a reference- the automatic transmission models cannot be flat towed. When it comes to a tow bar, the Blue Ox base plates are compatible with a number of Blue Ox tow bars without the need for adapters. These plates are compatible with the Adventurer, Aladdin, Allure, Alpha, Avail, Aventa, and...
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  • Best Flat-Tow Setup for a 2021 Jeep Cherokee Trailhawk
  • It order to flat-tow a 2021 Jeep Cherokee Trailhawk you'll need a few different parts such as a base plate kit, tow bar, wiring, safety cables, and braking system. I have attached for you below a full, complete list of recommended parts. etrailer Invisible Base Plate Kit part # e98951 (Replaces Factory Tow Hooks) etrailer SD Non-Binding Tow Bar part # e34ZR Roadmaster Diode 7-Wire to 6-Wire Flexo-Coil Wiring Kit part # RM-15267 Blue Ox Patriot Portable Braking System part # BLU37TR
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  • Flat Towing Equipment Recommendations For A 2021 Jeep Wrangler Sport
  • 4WD models of the 2021 Jeep Wrangler are not able to be dolly towed so I recommend flat towing your 2021 Jeep Wrangler Sport. To flat tow your Wrangler you'll need a tow bar, tow bar wiring kit, base plate, braking system, and safety cables. I have the following recommendations for you below: Tow Bar: Since you said you're interested in the Roadmaster with LED lights I'm assuming you're talking about the Roadmaster Nighthawk All Terrain, Non-Binding Tow Bar w/ LED Lights - RV Mount -...
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  • Parts Needed To Flat-Tow a 2021 Ford Bronco with Heavy Duty Modular Bumper
  • I have everything you need to setup and flat tow a 2021 Ford Bronco with Heavy Duty Modular Bumper. The first thing you'll need is a base plate kit, the Roadmaster Direct-Connect Base Plate Kit part # RM92ZR is designed for this exact bumper so it's what I recommend using. It will then allow you to use a tow bar like the Roadmaster Nighthawk All Terrain, Non-Binding Tow Bar part # RM-676 which is pretty much the best out there. In order to complete your setup you'll also need the Roadmaster...
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  • Will The Blue Ox Base Plate # BLU67XR Fit A 2021 Ford Bronco Badlands With Modular Bumper
  • The Blue Ox Base Plate Kit - Removable Arms # BLU67XR is designed to fit all models of the 2021 Ford Bronco with a modular bumper. This installation does require some trimming of the bumper (fascia, plastic, and/or grille) and some minor drilling. If you haven't already purchased a tow bar, tow bar wiring kit, braking system, and safety cables then I have the following recommendations for you: Tow Bar: Blue Ox Alpha 2 Non-Binding Tow Bar - Motorhome Mount - 2" Hitch - 6,500lbs #...
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  • Base Plate Adapter, Tow Bar, & Braking System to Flat Tow 2016 Jeep Wrangler With XRC Bumper
  • Thanks for the photo! Glad you're enjoying the site and we can absolutely get your 2016 Jeep Wrangler with an XRC front bumper ready to flat tow. First you'll need the base plate adapters to connect to your D-rings, and the correct one is going to depend on the size of the pin hole on your bumper, which is likely 7/8" but could be 1" so you'll want to verify that size and then you can use either of the following: - 7/8" Pin: Blue Ox Aftermarket Off-Road Bumper Adapter # BX88357 -...
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  • How To Attach Blue Ox Tow Bar To Aftermarket Jeep Bumper with D-Rings
  • In order to choose the correct Blue Ox Aftermarket Off-Road Bumper Adapter for an aftermarket bumper you'll need to measure the d-ring shackle thickness and pin diameter. The max thickness is 1". There is then the part # BX88357 for 7/8" diameter pins or the part # BX88358 for 1" diameter pins. I did some research on the Fab Fours Stubby Bumper and it uses a 7/8" diameter pin.
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  • Are Direct Connect Plates Strong Enough To Flat Tow 2021 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited
  • The reason the Roadmaster Direct-Connect Base Plate Kit # RM-521453-5 for your 2021 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited does not use a crossbar for the tow bar is due to the design of the removable arms that connect directly to the tow bar instead of requiring a tow bar. There is not a hidden cross bar on the base plate. You are correct that the crossbar adds strength to the system, but on Jeeps like yours direct connect base plates are plenty strong and are the most common option due to them allowing...
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  • Parts Needed to Flat Tow 2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee
  • For your 2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee the Roadmaster Direct Connect base plate kit part # RM-521440-5 is a fit and a great option that is easy to use and install. I attached an install video for more info on this kit as well. In addition to the base plates, you will also need a compatible tow bar, safety cables, lighting, and supplemental braking to flat tow your vehicle. The most popular compatible tow bar is the Falcon All Terain, # RM-522. This has non-binding arms which makes the setup...
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  • 2022 Ford Maverick Best Parts to Flat Tow Behind Motorhome
  • We actually already have some confirmed base plate kits for your 2022 Ford Maverick Hybrid! For a complete flat towing setup you will need a base plate kit, tow bar, safety cables, vehicle tow bar wiring, a supplemental braking system, and possibly a high-low adapter. I recommend the following: Roadmaster Direct-Connect Base Plate Kit - # RM97RR Roadmaster Nighthawk All Terrain Tow Bar - # RM-676 (comes with safety cables and some wiring) Towing Combo Kit - # RM-9284-2 (comes with...
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  • Will the etrailer Invisible Base Plate Kit Fit a 2005 Jeep Wrangler With Aftermarket Steel Bumper
  • The etrailer Invisible Base Plate Kit part # e98946 which is a fit for a 2005 Jeep Wrangler is designed for models with the factory front bumper. It actually attaches to the bottom of the bumper beam which you can see in the attached installation instructions. Instead, for an aftermarket steel bumper I recommend using the Blue Ox Bolt-On Base Plate Bracket Kit part # BX88230 which attaches directly to the bumper. This can then be used with a tow bar like the Blue Ox Alpha 2 Tow Bar...
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  • Recommended Flat Towing Equipment For A 2022 Jeep Wrangler Sahara
  • There currently isn't a compatible Blue Ox base plate for your 2022 Jeep Wrangler Sahara. There is however the Roadmaster Direct-Connect Base Plate Kit # RM-521453-5 which is a compatible fit (standard factory bumpers). These base plates have a direct-connect connection point for quick and easy hookup as well as removable arms to preserve the factory look of your Jeep when not in use. For the tow bar I recommend the etrailer SD Non-Binding Tow Bar for Roadmaster Direct-Connect Base Plates...
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  • What are the Differences in the Curt and Blue Ox Base Plates on my 2020 Ford F-150
  • The only difference in the two base plates you mentioned the Curt Custom Base Plate Kit part # C78FR and the Blue Ox Base Plate Kit part # BO74FR is the manufacturer. I would take the value all day long! We do have a Roadmaster 10k tow bar like the Blue Ox Avail Tow Bar part # BX7420 in the Roadmaster BlackHawk 2 All Terrain, Non-Binding Tow Bar part # RM-422 you will use the Blue Ox Adapters part # RM-031 to adapt it to the Curt Base Plate part # C78FR. The Blackhawk does not include...
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  • Complete Flat Towing Setup For A 2022 Ford Maverick
  • While there isn't a all encompassing kit available for your 2022 Ford Maverick, we do carry all the parts you'd need and I'd be happy to get them for you. First you're going to need a base plate # RM97RR, to be able to connect your 2022 Ford Maverick to your 2022 Four Winds Class C MH. Next, you're going to need a set of tow bars # RM-676 to connect to your base plate on your Maverick. Continuing, you're going to need a braking system # RM-8700 with a brake-lite relay # RM-88400....
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  • Recommended Parts to Flat Tow a 2021 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited
  • I would be more than happy to help you out! Here is what I recommend using for flat towing equipment on your 2021 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited Rubicon: etrailer Invisible Base Plate Kit - # e98948 etrailer SD Non-Binding Tow Bar - # e34ZR Flexo-Coil Wiring Kit - # RM-15267 Stop Light Switch Kit - # RM-751490 Brake System - Part # DM86VR for motorhome with hydraulic brakes or part # SM99243 for motorhome air brakes I really like our base plate kit and tow bar system because it looks...
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  • What Do I Need To Flat Tow A 2022 Ford Escape Hybrid With My Existing Blue Ox System
  • You will be able to flat tow the 2022 Ford Escape AWD Hybrid with your Blue Ox system. This base plate is compatible with the 2021 Ford Escape Hybrid and there was no generation change from 2021 to 2022. I am almost positive this base plate will work with your 2022 Escape Hybrid. You will need the following base plate, the Blue Ox Base Plate Kit - Removable Arms, part # BLU55XR. In the event I am incorrect and this base plate is not compatible with your 2022 Ford Escape Hybrid, the...
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  • All Parts Needed to Flat Tow 2019 Ram 1500 New Body Style
  • We do have all the parts you need in order to flat tow your 2019 Ram 1500 with the new body style; the exact parts you'll need to tow your truck are the following: - Base Plate Kit: Demco Tabless Base Plate Kit # DM9519341 - Tow Bar: Demco Dominator Non-Binding Tow Bar # DM9511008 - Wiring Kit: Roadmaster Diode 7-Wire to 6-Wire Flexo-Coil Wiring Kit # RM-15267 - Supplemental Braking System: Demco SBS Stay-IN-Play DUO Supplemental Braking System # SM99251 OR - For a motorhome with...
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  • Can Roadmaster Falcon 2 Tow Bar Connect to etrailer Base Plate Kit e98949
  • The Roadmaster Falcon 2 tow bar you have # RM-520 can connect to the etrailer base plate kit part # e98949 you have but you do need an adapter as the connection cannot be made directly. So what you'll need in addition to what you have is the part # e99037 and you'd be set.
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  • Parts Needed To Flat-Tow a 2021 GMC Yukon
  • The only available base plate kit we offer for a 2021 GMC Yukon is the Blue Ox Base Plate Kit part # BLU58FR. For a compatible tow bar, I recommend the Blue Ox Avail Tow Bar part # BX7420. The only other things you'd need are lighting like the Roadmaster Diode 7-Wire to 6-Wire Flexo-Coil Wiring Kit part # RM-15267 and a braking system like the Blue Ox Patriot Braking System part # BLU37TR.
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  • Parts Needed to Flat Tow 2022 Ford Ranger 4WD
  • The first thing you need to flat tow your 2022 Ford Ranger 4WD is a base plate kit with the part # BLU77XR which is a confirmed fit and very easy to use and install. In addition to the base plates, you will also need a compatible tow bar, safety cables, lighting, and supplemental braking to flat tow your vehicle. One of the most popular compatible tow bars is the Blue Ox Avail # BX7420 which comes with safety cables. The coiled design helps keep the cables off of the ground. For lighting...
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  • How To Make Your Roadmaster Direct-Connect Baseplate Compatible With Blue Ox Tow Bars
  • Yes, the new Universal Tow Bar Adapter for Roadmaster Direct-Connect Baseplate # RM62ZR from Roadmaster will allow your Roadmaster Direct-Connect Base Plate Kit # RM97RR to be compatible with your Blue Ox tow bar.
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  • Flat Towing a 2021 Ford Escape
  • Yes we have everything you need to flat tow your 2021 Ford Escape Hybrid. To begin with you will need a base plate kit, I recommend the Roadmaster Direct-Connect Base Plate Kit with Removable Arms, # RM39FR. This will mate to the Roadmaster Falcon All Terrain, Non-Binding Tow Bar, # RM-522; this is a non-binding type allowing you to unhook your tow vehicle easily and quickly even if you are parked on un-even ground. For safety cables and wiring I suggest staying with the Roadmaster brand...
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  • Recommended Tow Bar Base Plate Kit For 2021 GMC Canyon AT4
  • I reached out to my contact at Roadmaster and she confirmed that the Roadmaster Direct-Connect Base Plate Kit # RM37VR you were looking at will work on just fine your 2021 GMC Canyon AT4. The Roadmaster Nighthawk All Terrain, Non-Binding Tow Bar w/ LED Lights # RM-676 you mentioned will work perfectly with the Roadmaster # RM37VR, and the safety cables that your Nighthawk came with will also still work. To complete your flat-tow setup you will need wiring, and a supplemental system. For...
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  • Does Flat Tow Wiring Kit For 2022 Jeep Cherokee Trailhawk Include Power to Battery
  • The wiring kit to flat tow your 2022 Jeep Cherokee Trailhawk does not include a charge line to the battery, so you would need to get one separately and install that so the battery does not die. If your motorhome does not have a charge line you would also need that (though most do so long as your motorhome has a 7-way). Since your '22 Cherokee Trailhawk has LED lights and the ParkSense feature, there is a specific wiring harness you'll need, and I'll go ahead and list out all the parts...
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  • Demco Tabless Baseplate Kit for 2019 GMC Sierra 1500
  • I reached out to my contact at Demco and was able to confirm that the best baseplate kit option for your 2019 GMC Sierra 1500 is the Demco Tabless Base Plate Kit - Removable Arms # DM29FR (Demco part number 9519345). While the # 9519342 will fit both the 2019-2020 Sierra 1500 and Silverado 1500, it does requires significantly more cutting to the front fascia on the GMC. Demco created the # DM29FR baseplate which is very similar, but is slightly modified to reduce the amount of cutting...
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  • Parts Needed To Flat-Tow a 2020 Chevy Colorado
  • In order to flat-tow a 2020 Chevrolet Colorado (4x4 or 4x2) you'll need a base plate, tow bar, safety cables, wiring harness, supplemental braking system, and possibly a few other items. I have attached these for you below along with the Blue Ox Patriot Braking System you said you already had. etrailer Invisible Base Plate Kit part # e98966 etrailer SD Non-Binding Tow Bar part # e34ZR Roadmaster Diode 7-Wire to 6-Wire Flexo-Coil Wiring Kit part # RM-15267 Roadmaster Automatic Battery...
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  • Recommended Flat Tow Base Plate Kit For 2021 Jeep Gladiator Mojave
  • For your 2021 Jeep Gladiator Mojave I recommend the Roadmaster Direct-Connect Base Plate Kit - Removable Arms # RM77VR which will only require you to cut a slot in the skid plate on each side as shown in the included cut out from the instructions, but will not require you to modify the bumper. The # RM77VR will pair up perfectly with the Roadmaster Falcon All-Terrain # RM-522 which is a very popular tow bar due to its non-binding arms that allow you to quickly and easily unhook your...
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  • Blue Ox Base Plate for a 2021 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited Sahara
  • I called Blue Ox to double check, and I'm happy to inform you that the Blue Ox Base Plate, part # BX1139, will indeed fit the 2021 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited Sahara. In fact, it will fit all models of the Wrangler Unilimited. I've linked to a video installation of this base plate on a 2020 Wrangler. It will install the same. If you're planning on towing the Wrangler, remember that you will need a tow bar, safety cables, wiring, and a brake system. Keeping with Blue Ox, I recommend...
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  • Roadmaster Base Plate Kits that Fit 2022 Jeep Cherokee Trailhawk
  • Yes, the two Roadmaster base plate kits part # RM-521451-5 and # RM-521451-4 are a fit for the 2022 Jeep Cherokee Trailhawk. In addition to the base plates, you will also need a compatible tow bar, safety cables, lighting, and supplemental braking to flat tow your vehicle. The most popular compatible tow bar is the Falcon All Terain, # RM-522. This has non-binding arms which makes the setup very easy to connect/disconnect. For lighting/safety cables, locks, and covers for the tow...
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  • Install Video for Base Plate Kit for 2021 Ford Ranger
  • For a 2021 Ford Ranger we do have install videos for the Roadmaster base plate kits like the part # RM-524459-5 which I attached to this page, but at this time (November 2021) we do not have any for the Blue Ox # BLU77XR that you referenced. I did attach a link to the install instructions for this kit for you to check out which are very thorough and detailed.
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  • Parts Needed to Flat Tow 2019 Ford Ranger
  • For your 2019 Ford Ranger you are on the right track for picking out flat towing components with the Blue Ox base plate kit part # BX2679 and tow bar # BX7380 but the wiring kit you mentioned is for trailer towing so instead 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...
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  • Flat Towing Recommendations For A 2021 Jeep Gladiator Rubicon
  • All base plates are going to require you to trim the belly pan of your 2021 Jeep Gladiator - Rubicon. The only way to avoid that would be if you had a bumper with D-Ring Mounts that was rated to flat tow your vehicle. The Roadmaster Direct-Connect Base Plate Kit - Removable Arms Item # RM-521453-5 are more tucked away and the arms are easily removable when not in use. To flat tow you'll also need the following things: Tow Bar: Roadmaster Falcon All Terrain, Non-Binding Tow Bar...
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  • Parts Needed To Flat Tow 2020 Jeep Wrangler With Smittybilt XRC Bumper Gen 2
  • The Smittybilt XRC Gen2 bumper on the 2020 Jeep Wrangler has 3/4" thick d-rings so you can use the Adapter for Jeep D-Ring Bumper Mounts to Roadmaster Motor Home Mount Tow Bars part # RM-035 to tow with the D-rings on your bumper. Smittybilt is one of the few after market bumper manufacturers that are rated for flat towing. To flat tow the 2020 Jeep Wrangler you will also need, a tow bar, safety cables, supplemental braking system, wiring and possibly a high low adapter. I have listed...
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  • 1 Inch D-Ring Adapter for Blue Ox Tow Bar
  • For a 1 inch Blue Ox 1 inch aftermarket bumper adapter, you'll need part # BX88358. You'll want to confirm with the manufacturer of your bumper that it has a high enough weight rating to be used to tow the vehicle.
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  • Roadmaster Base Plates and Tow Bar Compatibility For a 2022 Ford Maverick
  • As you are using the Roadmaster StowMaster Tow Bar # RM-501 you will need the Roadmaster Crossbar-Style Base Plate Kit # RM37RR. The Roadmaster Direct-Connect Base Plate Kit # RM97RR that you found will only work with a direct connect set of tow bars like the Roadmaster Falcon All Terrain, Non-Binding Tow Bar # RM-522 that stays mounted to the motorhome. You will need a Roadmaster Battery Charge Line Kit # RM-156-25 to maintain the battery voltage when towing as it will be drained....
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  • Base Plate Kit for Blue Ox Tow Bar on 2021 Jeep Wrangler
  • The etrailer # e98948 Base Plate Kit is a confirmed fit for your Jeep with standard factory bumper. If you want to use a Blue Ox tow bar (excluding the Ambassador) you will need the etrailer # e98986 adapters. Alternatively, instead of getting the etrailer base plate and the etrailer adapters for Blue Ox, you could just get the Blue Ox # BX1139 Base Plate kit and not need the adapters. This requires your Jeep to have factory standard plastic bumper. It sounds like you are getting...
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  • Flat Towing Equipment Needs for 2021 Chevy Equinox
  • According to Roadmaster, their # RM-523193-5 direct connect base plate is a confirmed fit for the 2021 Chevy Equinox. The # BX1689 you'd looked at is a fit for the previous generation Equinox, and wouldn't be a fit for your 2021 model. To flat tow your vehicle, you'll need a tow bar, base plates, a taillight wiring harness, safety cables, a supplemental braking system and and possibly a high/low adapter if there's a greater than 3 inch height difference between the 18-1/2 inch base plate...
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  • Flat Tow Set Up For 2022 Chevy Colorado
  • For a first time flat tow all the information and requirements can seem overwhelming but lets go step by step and see how simple it and safe it actually is. First you need a base plate. This offers a secure mating/connection point to your vehicle. I recommend going with the Blue Ox Base Plate Kit - Removable Arms # BLU93FR. Next you need an actual tow bar, I recommend the Blue Ox Avail Non-Binding Tow Bar - Motorhome Mount - 2" Hitch - 10,000 lbs # BX7420. It does come with safety...
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  • Flat Tow Set-Up for 2022 Jeep Gladiator Mojave
  • You need five basic components to safely flat tow any vehicle, base plates, tow bar, safety cables, indicator lights wiring solution and supplemental braking. For your 2022 Jeep Gladiator Mojave, I recommend: - Base Plate, Roadmaster Direct-Connect Base Plate Kit, # RM77VR. - Tow Bar, The Non-Binding Roadmaster Nighthawk All Terrain Tow Bar, # RM-676 that includes the needed safety cables. - Wiring for Indicator Lights, Select the Roadmaster Wiring Kit with Smart Diodes, # RM47ZR...
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  • Blue Ox Base Plate And Complete Flat Towing Setup For A 2022 Chevrolet Traverse
  • According to Blue Ox, the Blue Ox Base Plate Kit # BLU33XR will work great with your 2022 Chevrolet Traverse, as long that your Traverse includes Adaptive Cruise Control & Top Shutters. With that being said, If you're interested in a complete flat towing setup for your 2022 Chevrolet Traverse, you're also going to need: -A set of tow bars, like the Roadmaster Nighthawk All Terrain, Non-Binding Tow Bar for Blue Ox Base Plates # RM-677, -A wiring kit, like the Heavy Duty Magnetic...
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  • Confirming Flat Tow Components for 2019 Ford F-150 4x4
  • You have done your homework for your 2019 Ford F-150 4x4. You can use either the Roadmaster EZ5 # RM-524431-5 base plates or the EZ4 # RM-524431-4. The difference is the EZ5 directly connect to the tow bar and the EZ4 will use a crossbar for connection. So specifically with the Nighthawk tow bar # RM-676, I recommend the EZ5 # RM-524431-5 because the crossbar doesn't come with that tow bar. This tow bar also comes with the umbilical cord and safety cables, so you won't need to get those...
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  • Parts Needed To Flat-Tow a 2021 Ford Ranger
  • In order to flat-tow a 2021 Ford Ranger you'll need base plates, safety cables, tow bar, wiring harness, and supplemental braking system. I have attached my recommendations for these parts below. Roadmaster Direct-Connect Base Plate Kit part # RM-524459-5 Roadmaster Nighthawk All Terrain, Non-Binding Tow Bar part # RM-676 (Safety Cables Included) Roadmaster Diode 7-Wire to 6-Wire Flexo-Coil Wiring Kit part # RM-15267 Roadmaster Brake-Lite Relay Kit for Towed Vehicles part # RM-88400 Demco...
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  • What Gear Does 2020 Chevy Silverado 1500 Need to be In to be Flat Towed
  • Here's the full steps you'll need to do when flat towing your 2020 Chevy Silverado 1500 4WD: 1. Position the vehicle being towed behind the tow vehicle, facing forward and on a level surface. 2. Securely attach the vehicle being towed to the tow vehicle. 3. Start the engine. 4. Shift the transfer case to N (Neutral). 5. With the engine running, release the parking brake and verify that the transfer case is in N (Neutral) by shifting the transmission to D (Drive) and then to R (Reverse)....
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  • Recommended Flat Tow Setup For 2022 Chevy Spark LT With Manual Transmission
  • We have exactly what you are looking for. Starting with the base plate kit I recommend the Roadmaster Direct Connect # RM-523202-5 which is a confirmed fit for your 2022 Chevy Spark LT with the manual transmission as long as you do not have the ACTIV option. This kit has removeable arms so that when you are not flat towing you can remove them and help the kit better blend in to the front of your vehicle. For a compatible tow bar I recommend the Roadmaster Falcon All Terrain, Non-Binding...
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  • Base Plate Kit and Other Parts Needed to Flat Tow a 2022 Ford Escape Titanium Hybrid
  • To flat tow your 2022 Ford Escape Titanium Hybrid you would need a base plate kit, tow bar, tow bar wiring, safety cables and a supplemental braking system. The only things we have confirmed to fit at this point are the base plate kit, tow bar and safety cables. We do not have tow bar wiring or a supplemental braking system confirmed to fit yet at this point (3-3-2022). You can use the Roadmaster Direct-Connect Base Plate Kit # RM39FR and Roadmaster Nighthawk All Terrain, Non-Binding...
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  • Parts Needed to Flat Tow a 2020 Jeep Grand Cherokee
  • I do recommend consulting your vehicle's owners manual to confirm that the specific features on your 2020 Jeep Grand Cherokee allow for flat towing; I have seen some notes that certain trim packages and transfer cases do not allow the vehicle to be flat towed without damaging it. With that said, we can help you find all of the parts you need to flat tow your 2020 Jeep Grand Cherokee; a complete flat towing setup consists of base plates, a tow bar, safety cables, tow bar wiring, supplemental...
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  • 2021 Ford Bronco Tow Bar to Use with Curt Custom Base Plate Kit
  • The Blue Ox and Curt tow bars have different arm designs at the end so to use the Curt Custom Base Plate Kit # C59JR with the modular bumper on your 2021 Ford Bronco you need to use the Curt Rambler Steel Tow Bar # C26FR. The tab design on the Blue Ox and Curt tow bars can sometimes crossover so that they work with each other's base plate kits but in this case the Curt "base plate kit" is just an adapter that fixes to the tow bar. For a complete flat towing setup you will need a base...
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  • Do Base Plates for 2020 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited with Factory Steel Bumper Alter Skid Plate
  • Each of the base plates that fit your 2020 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited Rubicon do require the altering or even replacement of the skid plate (also sometimes called a rock guard). The base plate kit I recommend because it will allow the skid plate to be trimmed but not outright replaced is the Roadmaster Direct-Connect Base Plate Kit # RM-521453-5. I have added a link to a video install of this kit on a 2020 Wrangler Unlimited showing you what the install looks like. There are a number of...
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  • Is There a Blue Ox D-Ring Adapter for a Smittybilt XRC Gen2 Bumper
  • If you do not have a 7/8" pin and need a larger one, you will need the Blue Ox Aftermarket Bumper Adapter - 1" Pin # BX88358. This includes pins, clips, washers, and lock nuts and will get you the clearance needed to fit your Smittybilt XRC Gen2 bumper.
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  • Complete Flat Tow Set Up for a 2020 Ford F-150
  • The Roadmaster Crossbar-Style Base Plate Kit - Removable Arms Item # RM-524431-4 is designed for the early model Ford Raptors and is not compatible with your 2020 Ford F-150. The 4 base plate kits that are compatible with your F-150 mount in place of the factory tow hooks and require minimal drilling. I recommend etrailer Invisible Base Plate Kit - Removable Arms Item # e98961 which only requires one hole to be drilled on each side and it is virtually unnoticeable when not towing the vehicle....
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  • Parts Needed to Flat Tow 2021 Ford F-150
  • We do carry the parts you'd need to flat tow your 2021 Ford F-150 starting with the base plate kit part # BLU33FR which is a confirmed fit and is easy to use and install. In addition to the base plates, you will also need a compatible tow bar, safety cables, lighting, and supplemental braking to flat tow your vehicle. One of the most popular compatible tow bars is the Blue Ox Avail # BX7420 which comes with safety cables. The coiled design helps keep the cables off of the ground. For...
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  • Flat Towing a 2021 Ford Escape
  • Yes we have everything you need to flat tow your 2021 Ford Escape Hybrid. To begin with you will need a base plate kit, I recommend the Roadmaster Direct-Connect Base Plate Kit with Removable Arms, # RM39FR. This will mate to the Roadmaster Falcon All Terrain, Non-Binding Tow Bar, # RM-522; this is a non-binding type allowing you to unhook your tow vehicle easily and quickly even if you are parked on un-even ground. For safety cables and wiring I suggest staying with the Roadmaster...
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  • Parts Needed to Flat Tow a 2020 Ford F-150 Raptor
  • There are a number of parts you will need for a complete flat towing setup for your 2020 Ford F-150 Raptor, including base plates, a tow bar, safety cables, tow bar wiring, supplemental braking and a high low adapter. I've listed the recommended parts for this setup below for you to easily find them. Base Plates: Curt Base Plates with Removable Arms # C78FR (compatible with Curt and Blue Ox tow bars) Tow Bar: Blue Ox Avail # BX7420 (comes with safety cables integrated) Tow Bar Wiring:...
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  • Parts Needed to Flat Tow 2022 Ford Bronco
  • Curt Manufacturing shows the Custom Base Plate Kit, # C59JR to fit the 2021 Ford Bronco but they do not list it as a fit for the 2022 model year. In addition, this base plate option is limited to only being used with the Curt Rambler Steel Tow Bar for Curt and Blue Ox Base Plates, # C26FR. While this is a decent tow bar option, we have several options that are better and can be used with a wider selection of base plates. My recommendation for your 2022 Ford Bronco with Ford Performance...
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  • Parts Needed to Flat Tow 2022 Chevy Equinox
  • For your 2022 Chevy Equino we have the Blue Ox Base Plate kit part # BX1730 as a confirmed fit. Which I really like the Blue Ox base plates and tow bars as I have found them to be very easy to use. In addition to the base plates, you will also need a compatible tow bar, safety cables, lighting, and supplemental braking to flat tow your vehicle. One of the most popular compatible tow bars is the Blue Ox Avail # BX7420 which comes with safety cables. The coiled design helps keep the cables...
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  • Does 2021 Jeep Cherokee Trailhawk Require Mopar Harness to Flat Tow
  • Thankfully in recent years the Mopar flat towing wiring kit you mentioned is no longer required for flat towing Jeep vehicles like the 2021 Jeep Cherokee Trailhawk. They were able to fix the need for the harness. We have the other parts needed to flat tow your vehicle starting with the easy to use and install Roadmaster Direct Connect base plate kit part # RM-521451-5 which is a confirmed fit. I attached an install video for this for you to check out as well. In addition to the base...
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  • 2022 Ford Escape Hybrid Blue Ox Flat Towing Parts Recommendation
  • The 2021 and 2022 Ford Escape models are the same generation so if I had to guess I would say that the Blue Ox Base Plate Kit # BLU55XR from a 2021 will fit a 2022. At this point in time (February 2022) the only base plate kit that is confirmed to fit your 2022 Escape Hybrid is the Roadmaster Direct-Connect Base Plate Kit # RM39FR. For a tow bar I recommend the Blue Ox Alpha 2 Non-Binding Tow Bar # BX7380 which is rated for 6,500 lbs and comes with the safety cables. This fits directly...
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  • Parts Needed to Flat Tow 2023 Jeep Cherokee L Overland
  • In order to flat tow your 2023 Jeep Grand Cherokee L you will need the following: -Base Plate: Roadmaster Direct-Connect Base Plate Kit # RM77ZR -Tow Bar: Roadmaster Nighthawk All Terrain, Non-Binding Tow Bar w/ LED Lights # RM-676 (this includes safety cables) -Tow Bar Wiring: Roadmaster Universal Hy-Power Diode Wiring Kit # RM-154 -Supplemental Braking: Brake Buddy Select 3 Portable Supplemental Braking System # HM39524. This system comes with a charge line kit included to...
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  • How to Connect Blue Ox Tow Bar to etrailer Base Plate Kit
  • To connect the etrailer base plate # e98948 to the Blue Ox Avail part # BX7420 you just need the adapter part # e98986.
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  • Compatibility of Roadmaster InvisiBrake Supplemental Braking System on 2020 Jeep Gladiator
  • The Roadmaster InvisiBrake Supplemental Braking System # RM-8700 is a confirmed fit for your 2020 Jeep Gladiator. You will also need the Roadmaster Stop Light Switch Kit # RM-751497 for this system. The other components you need are all included. I recommend for your wiring using the Roadmaster Diode 7-Wire to 6-Wire Flexo-Coil Wiring Kit # RM-15267 and then also adding the Roadmaster Battery Charge Line Kit for Towed Vehicles # RM-156-25.
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  • Parts Needed To Flat-Tow a 2021 Ram 1500 Laramie
  • In order to flat-tow a 2021 Ram 1500 Laramie you'll need to obtain base plates, tow bar, safety cables, wiring harness, and a supplemental braking system. I have attached each of these parts for you below. Demco Tabless Base Plate Kit part # DM9519341 etrailer XHD Non-Binding Tow Bar part # e94ZR Roadmaster Diode 7-Wire to 6-Wire Flexo-Coil Wiring Kit part # RM-15267 Blue Ox Patriot Portable Braking System part # BLU37TR
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  • Roadmaster Flat Tow Setup For 2022 Ford Escape Plug In Hybrid
  • We have a fit for your vehicle. I will list the main items you will need to complete your set up. Roadmaster has confirmed that these will fit on you 2022 Ford Escape Hybrid Plug in. **Roadmaster Direct-Connect Base Plate Kit - Removable Arms # RM39FR. **Roadmaster Nighthawk All Terrain, Non-Binding Tow Bar for Blue Ox Base Plates - RV Mount - 8K # RM-677. **12 Volt Outlet Kit, 20 amps # RM-9332. **Roadmaster 6-Diode Universal Wiring Kit for Towed Vehicles with Separate Lighting...
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  • Is A Battery Disconnect Recommended for the 2021 Jeep Cherokee
  • According to Roadmaster the 2021 Jeep Cherokee will require a Roadmaster # RM-156-25 Battery Charge Line Kit that will add a cable from the 6-way connector to your Jeep's battery. Of course this is different than a battery disconnect which was not suggested. Kit allows up to 15 amps from your RV's battery to be used to maintain the charge of your towed car's battery while the car is being towed. Charge line connects to the 6-way or 7-way plug on your vehicle I have attached a review...
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  • Parts Needed to Flat Tow a 2022 Ford F-150
  • We can definitely get you set up to flat tow your 2022 Ford F-150 behind your motorhome. You are going to need a tow, bar, base plate kit, protective screen, wiring harness, charge line, brake lit kit, and a supplemental brake system. I have listed all of these parts below. Tow bar: Roadmaster BlackHawk 2 All Terrain, Non-Binding Tow Bar - Motorhome Mount item # RM-422. Base Plate: Roadmaster Direct-Connect Base Plate Kit - Removable Arms item # RM38VR. Protective Screen: Roadmaster...
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  • Recommended Flat Towing Equipment For A 2020 Ford Escape Plug-In Hybrid
  • To flat tow your 2020 Ford Escape Plug-In Hybrid you'll need a tow bar, base plate, tow bar wiring kit, braking system, and safety cables. For this I have the following recommendations: Tow Bar: etrailer SD Non-Binding Tow Bar for Roadmaster Direct-Connect Base Plates # e74ZR. This tow bar features non-binding latches and telescoping, self supporting arms that make connecting and disconnecting your Escape on any terrain a breeze. It has an adjustable head that tilts up or down 3" and...
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  • 2006 Jeep Wrangler Recommended Parts Needed to Flat Tow
  • I'd be more than happy to help you out with the flat towing parts for your 2006 Jeep Wrangler Rubicon. For a complete flat towing setup you will need a base plate kit, tow bar, safety cables, vehicle tow bar wiring, a supplemental braking system, and possibly a high-low adapter. Here are the parts I recommend: etrailer Invisible Base Plate Kit - # e98946 (for standard factory bumper) etrailer SD Non-Binding Tow Bar - # e34ZR (comes with safety cables) Hopkins Custom Tail Light Wiring...
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  • Recommended Base Plate For Flat Towing A 2021 Jeep Gladiator Rubicon
  • Besides the Blue Ox Aftermarket Off-Road Bumper Adapter - 7/8" Pin Item # BX88357 which will attach to the D-ring mounts on a towable bumper the only other compatible Blue Ox base plate is the Blue Ox Base Plate Kit - Removable Arms Item # BLU53FR. It does stick out below the bumper but has removable arms to be less obtrusive when not in use. The Roadmaster Direct-Connect Base Plate Kit - Removable Arms Item # RM-521453-5 will hide more in the bumper but would require an adapter to...
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  • Recommended Flat Towing Components For A 2022 Lincoln Corsair Grand Touring PHEV Hybrid
  • I have the following recommendations for flat towing your 2022 Lincoln Corsair Grand Touring PHEV Hybrid: Tow Bar: etrailer SD Non-Binding Tow Bar # e74ZR. This is going to come with safety cables included so you won't need to buy them separately. The shank is adjustable as well to help keep the tow bar level without the need of a high/low adapter. Baseplate: Roadmaster Direct-Connect Base Plate Kit # RM95RR. Tow Bar Wiring Kit: Since you can't use a diode wiring kit or bulb...
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  • Parts Needed to Flat Tow 2021 Ford Bronco with Modular Front Bumper
  • For your 2021 Ford Bronco that has the modular bumper the first thing you need is the attachment point for a tow bar like with the # C59JR which is a confirmed fit. With that installed on the bumper you could then use a Curt Tow Bar like the Rambler # C26FR which is easy to use and well made. This also comes with safety cables. 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...
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  • Recommended Flat Tow Equipment for 2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee
  • It sounds like you already have some of the parts needed to flat tow your 2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee. I am just going to list out everything needed and you can leave off what you already have. First you need a Base Plate kit unique to your Jeep. I recommend the Roadmaster # RM-521440-5 Direct-Connect kit with removable arms. You mentioned you wanted direct-connect, and this is the bar I would have recommended either way. The direct-connect system hooks up faster. Next you will need...
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  • Flat Towing a 2021 Ford Ranger With Adaptive Cruise Control
  • Yes, the Blue Ox Base Plate Kit for a 2021 Ford Ranger is part number BX2689 and this is listed on the etrailer site under, # BLU77XR. It is a confirmed fit for all models/trim levels of the 2021 Ford Ranger and includes models with ACC - Adaptive Cruise Control. To flat-tow a 2021 Ford Ranger you need at minimum, base plates, safety cables, tow bar, a wiring solution for indicator lights, and supplemental braking that is required by law. My preferred listing of these items for...
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  • Base Plate That Works With A Blue-Ox Tow Bar And Fits A 2022 Jeep Wrangler
  • For your 2022 Jeep Wrangler Sport, we do not offer any Blue-Ox baseplates to attach your Blue-Ox tow bars like the Blue-Ox Alpha 2 # BX7380 to your vehicle, however, I do have a solution for you. What you can do is, install the Roadmaster Direct-Connect Base Plate Kit # RM-521453-5 with the adapter # RO64FR, which will allow you to connect your Blue-Ox tow bars to your Roadmaster direct-connect base plate.
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  • Are Blue Ox Tow Bars Compatible With The Curt Base Plate Kit For a 2022 Chevy Silverado 1500 LTD?
  • Yes, the Curt Custom Base Plate Kit # C66JR will connect to a Blue Ox Tow Bar Like the Avail # BX7420. Be sure that your tow bars are rated for the weight of your 2022 Chevrolet Silverado 1500LTD plus any additional cargo that may be carried in inside the truck or bed. Since the battery is required to be disconnected when towing a 12 Volt Outlet Kit # RM-9332 will be needed to power the Blue Ox Patriot Radio Frequency, Portable Braking System # BLU37TR. You should also use a Charge...
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  • Parts Needed to Flat Tow a 2012 Honda Civic with Manual Transmission
  • We can definitely help you find the parts you're looking for; a full flat towing setup consists of base plates, a tow bar, safety cables, tow bar wiring, and supplemental braking. I recommend starting with Blue Ox base plates # BX2256 since they are designed to work with all models of the 2012 Civic. Your tow bar will need to be compatible with your base plates, so I recommend using the Blue Ox Avail, # BX7420. This tow bar also comes with safety cables so you will not need to add any additional...
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  • Flat Tow Set Up For 2022 Chevrolet Colorado Z71
  • Great question. The main things you need are a Base plate, Tow Bar, Safety Cables, Braking system, Wire harness and possibly a HI-Lo adapter. I will list my recommendations below. I recommend the Blue Ox Base Plate Kit - Removable Arms # BLU93FR. The Blue Ox Ascent Non-Binding Tow Bar - Motorhome Mount - 2" Hitch - 7,500 lbs # BX4370. This comes with safety cables. The Demco SBS Stay-IN-Play DUO Supplemental Braking System - Proportional # SM99251. Then Roadmaster Diode 7-Wire...
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  • Parts Needed to Flat Tow 2021 Ram 1500 EcoDiesel
  • The first thing you need to flat tow your 2021 Ram 1500 is a base plate kit like the Blue Ox # BLU99FR which is confirmed fit for the EcoDiesel models. In addition to the base plates, you will also need a compatible tow bar, safety cables, lighting, and supplemental braking to flat tow your vehicle. One of the most popular compatible tow bars is the Blue Ox Avail # BX7420 which comes with safety cables. The coiled design helps keep the cables off of the ground. For lighting you can...
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  • Will Roadmaster Base Plate Kit Interfere With Adaptive Ride Control System On 2020 GMC Sierra Denali
  • I reached out to my contact at Roadmaster and he confirmed that the Roadmaster Direct-Connect Base Plate Kit # RM-523198-5 and Crossbar-Style Base Plate Kit # RM-523198-4 will NOT interfere with the adaptive ride control system on your 2020 Sierra 1500 Denali 4WD Crew Cab with the 3L diesel. With that being said, I recommend the Direct-Connect # RM-523198-5 as it offers the same rigidity as the Crossbar-style, but will be one less thing to deal with when installing your tow bar. I included...
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  • Flat Towing Base Plate Options For a 2022 GMC Yukon Denali
  • For your 2022 GMC Yukon Denali there is the Blue Ox Base Plate Kit # BLU58FR which is designed for all models besides the AT4. Or the Roadmaster Direct-Connect Base Plate Kit # RM59VR which will work as long as you do not have the diesel engine or AT4. I do recommend the Roadmaster Automatic Battery Disconnect with Switch # RM-766 to use rather than having to open the hood and manually disconnect the battery while you are flat towing your Denali. The Roadmaster Diode 7-Wire to 6-Wire...
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  • Parts Needed to Flat Tow a 2022 Jeep Wrangler with Factory Bumper
  • You will need 5 main parts to flat tow your 2022 Jeep Wrangler with factory bumper. Those parts are a base plate kit, tow bar, safety chains, tow bar wiring and supplemental braking system. I have included a recommendation for each of those below and a brief description of their purpose. It is also important to note there may be additional parts needed depending on what the manufacturer recommends/requires. You should reference your Jeep's owners manual to ensure you are doing everything...
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  • Parts Needed to Flat Tow 2023 GMC Yukon XL Denali
  • Blue Ox has base plate kits that fit your 2023 GMC Yukon XL with the part # BLU54VR which fits the AT4 models with 4L and the part # BLU58FR which fits the non-AT4 models. While we haven't had the chance to shoot an install video for either of these kits I attached a link to a set of detailed instructions with full-color pictures that will walk you through the process. In addition to the base plates, you will also need a compatible tow bar, safety cables, lighting, and supplemental...
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  • Parts Needed To Flat Tow 2020 Ford Escape Hybrid Behind Motorhome
  • To flat tow the 2020 Ford Escape Hybrid behind the motorhome you need a baseplate, safety cables, wiring, tow bar, supplemental braking system and possibly a high low adapter. I have made a list of recommendations below. Roadmaster Direct-Connect Base Plate Kit - Removable Arms part # RM39FR Roadmaster BlackHawk 2 All Terrain part # RM-422 Roadmaster 68" Single Hook, Coiled Safety Cables part # RM-643 Blue Ox Patriot braking system part # BLU37TR Roadmaster Diode 7-Wire to 4-Wire...
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  • Wiring, Base Plate And Accessories Needed To Flat Tow a 2014 Kia Soul
  • I recommend the Roadmaster Diode 7-Wire to 6-Wire Flexo-Coil Wiring Kit # RM-15267 to go with your Blue Ox Base Plate Kit # BX2726 on the front of your 2014 Kia Soul. This wiring kit contains everything needed from the coiled cable to the 6-way connector that is mounted on the front of the baseplate and the wiring and diodes needed for connecting to the tail lights on your Soul. The 6-way connector also allows you to use a Battery Charge Line Kit # RM-156-25. This will help to ensure...
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  • What Tow Bars Work With Roadmaster Direct-Connect Base Plate Kit On 2021 Jeep Wrangler
  • The Roadmaster Direct-Connect Base Plate Kit part # RM-521453-5 is a great option for a 2021 Jeep Wrangler. It can then be used with any Roadmaster motorhome mounted tow bar and not require the use of the crossbar. I recommend the Roadmaster Falcon All Terrain, Non-Binding Tow Bar part # RM-522 but have attached a list of all options below. Please note, just because the tow bar comes with the crossbar does not mean it's required.
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  • Parts Needed to Flat Tow 2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee L Overland
  • The first thing you need to flat tow your 2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee L Overland is a base plate kit like the Roadmaster part # RM77ZR which is a confirmed fit. In addition to the base plates, you will also need a compatible tow bar, safety cables, lighting, and supplemental braking to flat tow your vehicle. The most popular compatible tow bar is the Falcon All Terain, # RM-522. This has non-binding arms which makes the setup very easy to connect/disconnect. For lighting/safety cables,...
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  • Flat Tow Base Plate Kit for 2021 Ford F-150 Raptor
  • We do have what you need for your 2021 Ford F-150 Raptor but, the # BO74FR that you linked to is not confirmed to fit the 2021 model year. My recommendation is the Blue Ox Base Plate Kit, # BLU33FR that is confirmed to fit the Raptor model. Some drilling and trimming is required for install and the tow hooks will need to be removed. This will match to any direct connect Blue Ox tow bar such as the 7,500 lb. rated Blue Ox Ascent Non-Binding Tow Bar, # BX4370 which will match well to your...
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  • Correct Base Plate Kit for 2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee L Summit
  • The only base kit option we currently offer for a 2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee L Summit (3.6L V6 Only) is the Roadmaster Direct-Connect Base Plate Kit part # RM59ZR which is an excellent option and one of our favorite base plates due to both install and tow bar compatibility. Speaking of which, this base plate kit will be a perfect fit for the Roadmaster Nighthawk All Terrain, Non-Binding Tow Bar part # RM-676 which is what I recommend. If you already have a Blue Ox tow bar, you can simply...
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  • Recommended Flat-Tow Setup For 2021 Jeep Wrangler Sport
  • We have all of the parts you will need to flat-tow your 2021 Jeep Wrangler Sport with your 2020 Leisure Class C RV. Assuming your Jeep has the factory plastic bumper you will need the Blue Ox Base Plate Kit - Removable Arms # BX1139 which will pair nicely with the Blue Ox Alpha 2 Tow Bar # BX7380 that is a great Motorhome mount non-binding tow bar that will fit the 2" receiver on your tow vehicle that includes the required safety cables. For wiring I highly recommend the Roadmaster...
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  • Can I Flat-Tow a 2021 Ford Escape Hybrid AWD
  • You will be able to flat-tow a 2021 Ford Escape Hybrid, as long as its a HEV or PHEV model. You should always check your owner's manual for the steps that are need to follow to tow your vehicle. There are several different pieces that you will need to flat-tow the Escape and I will give some recommendations for each of them: You will need a base plate to attach to the Escape, I recommend the Roadmaster Direct-Connect Base Plate Kit - Removable Arms # RM39FR. I recommend this kit because...
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  • Is 2021 Subaru Crosstrek Flat Towable
  • I checked the owners manual of your 2021 Subaru Crosstrek and it is flat towable as-is which you can confirm if you check out the owners manual as well. You'd need to start with the Blue Ox base plate kit part # BX3622 which is a confirmed fit for your vehicle. Then for a tow bar the Blue Ox Avail part # BX7420 is a really great option that's easy to use and allows the tow vehicle to track better behind the motorhome. For lighting we have the # RM-15247. The diode kit that comes with...
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