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Old 10-27-2012, 07:45 AM   #1
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Towing with a FJ cruiser....

Took Quahog out this weekend with the new tug, 2012 Toyota FJ with 4.0 motor, had to wait until 500 miles- got 17 mpg coming to to mini rally here in Pa., will check again going home and report back. Quahog was full.
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Old 10-27-2012, 05:21 PM   #2
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Took Quahog out this weekend with the new tug, 2012 Toyota FJ with 4.0 motor, had to wait until 500 miles- got 17 mpg coming to to mini rally here in Pa., will check again going home and report back. Quahog was full.
Good to hear that your FJ seems to manage towing your Quahog with few problems Jim. But how does it do towing your 19?

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Old 10-28-2012, 09:25 PM   #3
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Old 11-01-2012, 11:46 AM   #4
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Old 11-01-2012, 05:17 PM   #5
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They certainly look good together!! How did you make out in the recent storm?
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Old 11-01-2012, 06:03 PM   #6
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Just a lot of rain but no damage and my Escape kept the fence from blowing down!! Another good reason to have an Escape!!
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Looks like quite a lot of damage in certain places!! My prayers to all affected.
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Coming home I got closer to 14 mpg, I think there was 30-40 miles in the first trip that was non towing, giving me a false hope. Still 14 is better than 12 with my Ram and it only has 700 miles on it. Supposed to get better later on, I hope.
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Jim, not sure that you have commented on this before or not. Are you using a weight distribution hutch on your FJ when towing your 19'?

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