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Old 02-21-2021, 10:20 AM   #1
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Overland Jeep As A Tow Vehicle?

Is anyone out there towing or know of anyone that is towing a 19' Escape with an Jeep Gladiator Overland? Just bought one and I'm thinking about a 19' trailer. Pros and Cons appreciated.
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Old 02-21-2021, 11:41 AM   #2
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Not an Overland trim, rather a Rubicon, but you still may learn something from gsbfree with a Gladiator and a 19...

https://www.escapeforum.org/forums/f...ort-17956.html
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Old 02-27-2021, 09:06 AM   #3
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I'm in the queue for an E19, plan on towing with my Jeep Gladiator Sport S w/ Max Tow. I have used the Jeep to tow my 5000 lbs (dry) Jayco, 6950 (GVWR).

Son took over my old Tundra, that did a much better job on the Jayco. The Jeep did it, here in the flat lands of Texas. I will admit, I was a bit white knuckled, would not want to go any kind of distance, local campgrounds only (e.g. light load). Note, I've always used a WDH w/ sway (Equalizer).

Swapping out the Jayco for an E19, that was in the books before giving up my Tundra. Use to have a 17' Casita. We were so much more nimble in the Casita, we went everywhere in that thing....
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