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  • Parts Needed to Flat Tow a 2015-2018 Ford F-150 Behind a Motorhome
  • In order to flat-tow a thirteenth generation (2015-2018) Ford F-150 with all four wheels on the ground behind a motorhome you are going to need a tow bar, base plate kit, safety cables, tail light wiring harness, supplemental braking system, and possibly a high-low adapter. There may also be a few other smaller components that are needed depending on options the vehicle is equipped with. For a tow bar, I recommend the Roadmaster Nighthawk All Terrain Tow Bar part # RM-676. The Nighthawk...
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  • Best Blue Ox Base Plates for 2020 Ford F-150 to Flat Tow
  • The best base Blue Ox base plate kit that fits your 2020 Ford F-150 is the Blue Ox Base Plate Kit - Removable Arms # BO74FR. The reason this is the best is because the arms remove, which means when you aren't flat towing your F-150 you don't have to worry about the base plates being noticeable at all, so your truck maintains its aesthetics - or put simply, it'll still look great! Here is a list of all the best parts needed to flat tow your 2020 Ford F-150: - Base Plate Kit: Blue Ox...
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  • Can a 2020 Jeep Gladiator Be Flat-Towed
  • Yes, a 2020 Jeep Gladiator can be flat-towed and it actually does not take many parts to do so. I have listed these for you below. Roadmaster Nighthawk All Terrain Tow Bar - part # RM-676 Roadmaster Direct-Connect Base Plate Kit - part # RM-521453-5 Roadmaster Universal Hy-Power Diode Wiring Kit - part # RM-154 Stay-IN-Play DUO Supplemental Braking System - part # SM99251 (Motorhome With Hydraulic Brakes) Air Force One Supplemental Braking System - part # SM99243 (Motorhome With...
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  • Can 2020 Jeep Grand Cherokee Limited be Flat Towed and What Parts are Needed
  • Yes, you can flat tow a 2020 Jeep Grand Cherokee Limited, so long as it is 4-wheel drive and with "4-LO Range" according to the owner's manual. If you get this version, here are the parts I recommend in order to flat tow the Grand Cherokee: - Base Plate Kit: Demco Tabless Base Plate Kit # DM9519291 - 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...
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  • Parts Needed to Flat Tow 2020 Jeep Wrangler Rubicon with Plastic Front Bumper
  • We have just what you need! The correct base plate kit you need for your 2020 Jeep Wrangler Rubicon with the plastic bumper is the part # RM-521453-4. This will work great with your Roadmaster Falcon 2 part # RM-520 and Tow Defender part # RM-4750 as well. For lighting/safety cables, locks, and covers for the tow bar we have the Roadmaster Falcon All Terrain kit part # RM-9243-1 which comes with all of that as one part number. The diode kit that comes with this allows you to splice into...
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  • Blue Ox Parts Needed to Flat Tow a 2019 Ford Ranger 4x4
  • The Blue Ox Ascent part # BX4370 is a great choice for a tow bar to flat tow your 2019 Ford Ranger with the base plate kit # BX2679. The cover part # BX88309 is the correct one for this tow bar as well. 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...
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  • Replacement Parts for Roadmaster Falcon All Terrain Tow Bar
  • There are a number of replacement parts available for your Falcon All Terrain Tow Bar # RM-522. Without knowing the specific parts you are seeking, I'll list what we have available for you to take a look at. - Replacement Inner Arm # 910021-65 - Replacement Latch Kit # 910003-45 - Replacement Finger Guard # RM-A001237 - Replacement Swivel Collar # RM-9200-6 - Base Crossbar # RM-067 - Replacement Nylatron Bushing # RM-200029-70 - Replacement Nylon Washer # RM-350356-00
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  • Base Plates to Flat Tow a 2017 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited Rubicon Hard Rock with AEV Front Bumper
  • I checked with AEV and found that you can use the D-ring mounts on that bumper to flat tow the Jeep. If the D-ring mounts are 3/4 inches thick with 7/8 inch or 1 inch diameter holes you can use # RM-035 with a Roadmaster tow bar. If the D-ring mounts are 1 inch thick with 7/8 inch or 1 inch diameter holes you can use # RM-035-1. The tow bar would have to be an RV mount model such as the Falcon 2 # RM-520. The good news is that if the D-ring mounts are compatible with either of the adapters...
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  • Parts Needed to Flat Tow 2014-2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee
  • In order to flat tow your Jeep Grand Cherokee behind an RV you need a base plate kit, a tow bar, safety cables, a lighting solution, a supplemental braking system, and likely a high-low adapter. Starting with the base plates, I recommend the Roadmaster EZ5 Base Plate Kit # RM-521440-5. This kit is custom fit for your Grand Cherokee and features a hidden bracket design that provides a clean look when you aren't towing. Its black powder coat finish is durable and corrosion resistant. Then...
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  • Blue Ox Parts Needed to Flat Tow 2020 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited Behind Motorhome
  • We have just what you need to flat tow your 2020 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited with your Blue Ox tow bar part # BX7420. For a base plate kit you'd want the pat # BX1139 for if you have a factory plastic or steel bumper, or part # BX88357 if you had an off-road bumper with 1 inch d-rings, or a Smittybilt Atlas bumper. 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...
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  • Comparing Roadmaster and Demco Parts to Flat Tow 2016 Ford F-150
  • There is little difference between the Roadmaster EZ5 Base Plate Kit # RM-524431-5 and Demco Tabless Base Plate Kit # DM9519318, each of which fit your 2016 Ford F-150, as both base plate kits will give your truck a clean look and come with complete instructions. The photo I added is of the Roadmaster # RM-524431-5 base plates on a '16 F-150 and there is an installation video for the EZ5 base plates on a 2016 F-150 which I linked for you, though there is not one for the Demco. The reason...
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  • Parts Needed To Flat-Tow a 2019 Jeep Wrangler Rubicon
  • In order to flat-tow a 2019 Jeep Wrangler Rubicon with all four wheels on the ground behind a motor home you are going to need a tow bar, base plate kit, safety cables, tail light wiring harness, supplemental braking system, and possibly a high-low adapter. There may also be a few other smaller components that are needed depending on options the vehicle is equipped with. For a tow bar, I recommend the Roadmaster BlackHawk 2 All Terrain Tow Bar part # RM-422. The BlackHawk is one of the...
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  • Recommended Flat Towing System for a 2010-2012 Dodge Ram 1500
  • For a 2010-2012 Dodge Ram 1500 you will be able to flat tow your vehicle behind a motorhome. To do so you will need baseplates, a tow bar, tow bar wiring, a supplemental braking system and some other small components. Here are my recommendations: For base plates, I recommend the Roadmaster EZ kit # 52289-1. This is an easy install with some Loctite # LT37420 and will give you removable arms for a clean look when not in use. Then for your tow bar, I recommend using the Roadmaster...
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  • Base Plate Adapter to Flat Tow Jeep Wrangler JKU with Smittybuild Gen2 XRC Bumper
  • For your JKU with the Smittybuilt Gen2 XRC bumper you will want the Blue Ox Base Plate Adapter Brackets for Smittybuilt XRC Atlas Bumpers # BX88357. This will allow you the movement you mentioned and is compatible with your Avail Towbar # BX7420. For your high-low adapter, the Blue Ox High-Low Adapter for Tow Bars - 2" Hitches - 7" Rise/Drop - 12" Long # BX88241 will meet your needs. As long as you are within 3 inches of level (whether up or down) you will be in the safe range. I've...
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  • Parts and Accessories Needed for Flat Towing 2019 Ford Fiesta
  • To successfully flat tow your 2019 Ford Fiesta behind your Class C motorhome, you'll need a towbar, safety cables, base plates, a supplemental braking system, a wiring solution for the towed vehicle taillights, and possibly a few other items. For a towbar, the Roadmaster # RM-522 Falcon All-Terrain Towbar would be an excellent choice. The towbar is self centering and self locking, allowing you to easily hook up or detach the vehicle on uneven terrain. The base plates needed will...
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  • Flat Tow Set Up For On A 2020 Jeep Wrangler Being Flat Towed Behind A Motor Home With Air Brakes
  • For flat towing your 2020 Jeep Wrangler behind your 2021 Tiffin Allegro Bus the following items are correct: 1. etrailer SD Non-Binding Tow Bar - RV Mount - 2" Hitch - 6,000 lbs Item # e34ZR 2. etrailer Invisible Base Plate Kit - Removable Arms Item # e98948 3. Demco SBS Air Force One Supplemental Braking System for Motor Homes with Air Brakes - Proportional Item # SM99243 4. Roadmaster Diode 7-Wire to 6-Wire Flexo-Coil Wiring Kit Item # RM-15267 I recommend adding a Roadmaster...
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  • How to Flat-Tow a 2012 - 2014 Honda CR-V with All Four Wheels Down
  • In order to flat-tow a 2012 - 2014 Honda CR-V with all four wheels on the ground behind a motorhome you are going to need a tow bar, base plate kit, safety cables, tail light wiring harness, supplemental braking system, and possibly a high-low adapter. There may also be a few other smaller components that are needed depending on the options the vehicle is equipped with. For a tow bar, I recommend the Roadmaster Nighthawk All Terrain Tow Bar part # RM-676. The Nighthawk is one of the...
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  • Difference Between the Roadmaster Sterling All Terrain RM-576 and Sterling RM-555 Tow Bar
  • The Roadmaster Sterling All Terrain Tow Bar part # RM-576 is just simply the newer, updated model of the discontinued Roadmaster Sterling Tow Bar part RM-555. It sounds like you might be looking for replacement parts for one or the other so if that is the case, I would need the serial number off of your tow bar in order to confirm. I have however attached for you below a list of replacement parts but I would need your serial number in order to confirm these. Repair kit # RM-910003-30 Replacement...
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  • Roadmaster StowMaster Compatible Base Plates and Recommended Braking System for 2020 Jeep Wrangler
  • According to Roadmaster, the # RM-521453-4 base plate kit will install using existing holes, but if the vehicle has a metal or plastic splash shield under the bumper, some trimming will need to be done using a die grinder/Dremel type-tool. I've linked the installation instructions for you to look over and see if the install is something you'd feel comfortable attempting. These base plates are compatible with the Roadmaster Stowmaster tow bar. For safety cables, I'd recommend the # RM-643...
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  • List of Parts Needed to Flat Tow 2018 Jeep JK Wrangler Behind RV
  • Every flat-towed vehicle requires the same components: base plates, a tow bar, safety cables, wiring, and a braking system. I've hand-picked the best products confirmed to fit your 2018 JK Jeep Wrangler with a standard factory bumper (no winches or guards). Check them out below. 1. Roadmaster Direct-Connect Base Plate Kit # RM-521448-5 (Not a fit for Winter, Hard Rock, or 75th Anniversary models) 2. Roadmaster Nighthawk All Terrain, Non-Binding Tow Bar part # RM-676 (includes safety...
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  • How To Use Tow Bar with D-Rings On Jeep Bumper
  • In order to use a tow bar with a set of welded-on d-rings which are commonly found on aftermarket Jeep bumpers you need a specific type of tow bar, one that mounts on the motorhome when not in use. The Roadmaster Falcon 2 Tow Bar part # RM-520 and Blue Ox Alpha 2 Tow Bar part # BX7380 are both examples of motorhome mounted tow bars and are excellent options to use, the best value for the money. In order to use either tow bar with a set of welded-on d-rings you will need an adapter which...
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  • Can a Roadmaster StowMaster Tow Bar Be Used On a 2020 Jeep Gladiator with Demco or Blue Ox Plates
  • I do have an option for you but there are no adapters available for the Roadmaster StowMaster Tow Bar part # RM-501 because this is a tow vehicle mounted tow bar and said adapters will only work with motorhome mounted tow bars. Therefore, your only option will be to sell your Roadmaster StowMaster Tow Bar and then obtain one that is specially made for either the Demco Tabless Base Plate Kit part # DM9519336 for Overland, Sport, Sport S models and part # DM9519339 for Rubicon models or the...
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  • Parts Needed to Flat Tow 2020 Chevy Silverado 1500 Diesel
  • I checked with Blue Ox and the # BX1736 that you referenced does not have fit exclusions for the diesel engine versions of the 2020 Chevy Silverado 1500 so it would work great for your truck. The Avail Tow Bar part # BX7420 would be a great solution as well. The battery of your truck does need to be disconnected when flat towing it which is why the Roadmaster quick disconnect kit part # RM-766 is recommended as it makes this easier. Your current braking system would work great. For...
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  • Recommended Parts To Flat-Tow 2020 Chevrolet Equinox Premiere
  • The Roadmaster Nighthawk All Terrain, Non-Binding Tow Bar part # RM-676 is an excellent option for a 2020 Chevrolet Equinox Premiere when used with the Roadmaster Direct-Connect Base Plate Kit part # RM-523193-5. For wiring, the Roadmaster Smart Diode 7-Wire to 6-Wire Wiring Kit part # RM-15267 is what you'd want to use. Then for a portable braking system, the Blue Ox Patriot 3 Radio Frequency, Portable Braking System part # BRK2019 is the best option on the market. The Roadmaster 12 Volt...
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  • Parts Needed for Flat Towing 2020 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited Rubican with Steel Bumper
  • I'll start off by saying, it looks like you've got a pretty good idea of what you're looking for-which is great. However, since you have a Blue Ox Ascent # BX4370, I recommend instead going with the Roadmaster EZ5 Baseplates # RM-521453-5 which require the Blue Ox # BX88185 adapter. The reason for this is that the Ascent tow bars use a slightly different adapter connection and this is the only base plate I can confirm, with certainty, will work with your Ascent tow bar. You also may need...
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  • Recommended Cover for Roadmaster Nighthawk Tow Bar
  • The Roadmaster Tow Bar Cover # RM-055-3 is the confirmed fit for your Roadmaster Nighthawk Tow Bar. This is an excellent fit that will allow your tow bar to be protected from the elements while being stored on the back of your motorhome. This cover is made of heavy-duty vinyl and is car wash safe. I've attached a video of this product to help.
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  • Comparing the Roadmaster Falcon All Terrain and Falcon 2 Tow Bar
  • Yes, there will be a difference when using a non-binding tow bar like the Roadmaster Falcon All Terrain part # RM-522 and a tow bar without the non-binding feature like the Roadmaster Falcon 2 Tow Bar part # RM-520 even when using d-ring adapters. The reason for this is that though the connection point is in a different location, the issue with releasing the arms has to do with the vehicle's position in relation to the motorhome. It is uncommon to have a completely level surface on a camp...
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  • Recommended Tow Bar and Bumper Mounts for Aftermarket Steel Jeep Bumper with D-Rings
  • The Curt Rambler Steel Tow Bar for Curt and Blue Ox Base Plates - RV Mount - 2" Hitch - 7,500 lbs # C26FR you referenced does not have an adapter that is confirmed to fit. I think the Adapter for Jeep D-Ring Bumper Mounts to Roadmaster Motor Home Mount Tow Bars - 1" Thick # RM-035-1 or the Adapter for Jeep D-Ring Bumper Mounts to Roadmaster Motor Home Mount Tow Bars - 3/4" Thick # RM-035 may fit but we haven't tested this fit to confirm yet. It appears you may have the Smittybuilt brand...
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  • Can a 2010 Jeep Liberty Renegade Be Flat-Towed
  • The 2010 Jeep Liberty could have came in either a four wheel drive or two wheel drive configuration. The four wheel drive models can be flat towed with all four wheels down whereas the two wheel drive models cannot. If you have a Renegade then you have four wheel drive so it can be flat-towed. If you take a look at page 406 of your owner's manual, this is explained for you. In order to flat tow the vehicle you are going to need a tow bar, base plate kit, safety cables, tail light wiring...
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  • Maintenance of Roadmaster Falcon All Terrain Tow Bar part # RM-522
  • On page 9 of the install instructions for the Roadmaster Falcon # RM-522 that are attached to this page you'll see the care and cleaning section. Basically it just details how to clean and lubricate the tow bar using their recommended cleaner part # RM-9932. Clearances will loosen over time though so it's not totally shocking that yours is now easier to move around. Have you been keeping it clean and lubricated? Have you been also using the # RM-9932? The recommended grease for the tow...
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  • Recommended Parts Needed to Flat Tow 2020 Jeep Wrangler Rubicon with Steel Front Bumper
  • We have everything you'll need to flat tow your 2020 Jeep Wrangler Rubicon with a steel front bumper. The best option for a base plate kit is the Roadmaster # RM-521453-5 that fits your Jeep as it's the easiest to connect and disconnect from. I attached an install video for this base plate kit on a similar 2020 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited for you to check out as well. In addition to the base plates, you will also need a compatible tow bar, safety cables, lighting, and supplemental braking...
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  • Parts Needed to Flat Tow a 2019 Jeep Wrangler Behind a Motorhome
  • For your 2019 Jeep Wrangler and Falcon 5250 tow bar you will just need to add base plates, safety cables, lighting, and supplemental braking as the other main components for flat towing. For base plates you can use # RM-521453-4 or # RM-521453-5. These are custom fit base plates for your 2019 Wrangler and fit models with the standard factory front bumper. These base plates are also compatible with Roadmaster Quick Disconnects and all Roadmaster tow bars. I have included a link to the...
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  • Adapters and Tow Bar for 2015 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited With Bumper That Has D-Rings
  • We have a tow bar that will work for your 2015 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited with an aftermarket bumper that has D-rings, but the adapters are all designed to work with either Roadmaster or Blue Ox tow bars. The Roadmaster adapters are easily the best value, and will work with D-rings that have either 1" or 3/4" thick shackles: - Adapter for Jeep D-Ring Bumper Mounts - 1" Thick # RM-035-1 - Adapter for Jeep D-Ring Bumper Mounts - 3/4" Thick # RM-035 The tow bar I recommend with these...
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  • Replacement Washers and Boots for Blue Ox Aventa II Tow Bar BX7335
  • Thank you for the picture! Most tow bars are going to have some stickers on the shank of the tow bar that will give you a part number; sometimes they come off over time, and occasionally you have to rely on visually matching them up to determine which one you have. From the sticker on the shank, it looks like you have a Blue Ox Aventa II tow bar, which has been replaced by the Blue Ox Alpha # BX7365 . But the good news is that we still have replacement parts available. The Replacement...
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  • How To Unlock the Steering Wheel To Flat Tow a 2019 Chevrolet Silverado 1500
  • In order to unlock the steering wheel on a 2019 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 with Keyless Access you will need to keep the transmitter outside of the vehicle and manually lock the doors then access the vehicle by using the key in the door lock. If you have further questions on this process then you can refer to your owner's manual. I have attached some parts you will need to flat tow below. Roadmaster Nighthawk All Terrain Non-Binding Tow Bar part # RM-676 (All Inclusive, Best Performer) Roadmaster...
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  • Can Demco Baseplate Kits Connect to Blue Ox Tow Bars
  • You can pair the Blue Ox Alpha 2 tow bar, part # BX7380, and Demco tabless base plates for your 2010 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited, part # DM9519292. You just need the adapters # DM9523127 and you're all set.
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  • Comparing Roadmaster Nighthawk and Blue Ox Ascent for Flat Towing 2020 Chevy Equinox
  • The Blue Ox Ascent # BX4370 and the Roadmaster Nighthawk part # RM-676 are both very nice tow bars with many of the same features. both will work great but from using both Roadmaster and Blue Ox flat towing components I think the Blue Ox setups are a bit easier to use. The Nighthawk does have LEDs in the outer arms but that's only real distinct feature difference. For your 2020 Chevy Equinox the correct base plate kit is the # BX1730. The DUO part # SM99251 is the easiest install and...
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  • How To Use etrailer XHD Non-Binding Tow Bar on a 2001 Ford F-350
  • In order to use the etrailer XHD Non-Binding Tow Bar part # e94ZR on a 2001 Ford F-350 you'd need the Demco Classic Base Plate Kit part # DM9517109. In order to complete the flat-tow setup you'll need a few other things which I have attached below. Roadmaster Diode 7-Wire to 6-Wire Flexo-Coil Wiring Kit part # RM-15267 Blue Ox Patriot 3 Radio Frequency, Portable Braking System part # BRK2019
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  • High Weight Rated Tow Bar that Can be Used with Roadmaster D-Ring Adapter RM-035-1
  • I have a tow bar solution that would work for you but the etrailer XHD tow bar part # e84ZR is not compatible with the base plate kit adapter # RM-035-1 as it can only fit Roadmaster tow bars. So for a similar high rated tow bar we have the Roadmaster Blackhawk 2 part # RM-422 which is rated for 10,000 lbs.
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  • Does Blue Ox Avail Tow Bar Work With Blue Ox Base Plates for 2019 Ford Ranger
  • Yes, the Blue Ox Avail Tow Bar # BX7420 you asked about is absolutely compatible with the Blue Ox base plates that fit your 2019 Ford Ranger, the Blue Ox Base Plate Kit # BX2679. These are two of the parts you'll need in order to flat tow your 2019 Ranger, and to make it simple I'll list them out for you. - Base Plate Kit: Blue Ox Base Plate Kit # BX2679 - Tow Bar: Blue Ox Avail Tow Bar # BX7420 - Wiring Kit: Roadmaster 4-Diode Universal Wiring Kit for Towed Vehicles - 7-Wire to...
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  • Base Plate Kit for 2004 Jeep Wrangler Compatible with Blue Ox 6,500 lb Tow Bar
  • I believe the Blue Ox tow bar you are referring to is the Blue Ox Alpha Tow Bar # BX7365 rated for 6,500 lbs. There are a variety of base plate kits available for your 2004 Jeep Wrangler and the correct one all depends on what kind of bumper you have. Below is a list of the compatible base plate kits. Please note that the D-Ring options are for bumpers that have been rated for flat towing. Aftermarket Off-Road Bumper- 7/8" Pin # BX88357 Double Tube Bumper - # BX1120 (Fixed Tabs) OR...
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  • Parts Needed To Flat Tow A 2020 Chevrolet Spark
  • One thing unsure from your question is the transmission type. The 2020 Chevrolet Park should not to be flat towed with automatic transmission models. Per the note below from the owners manual: "Vehicles with an automatic transmission should not be towed with all four wheels on the ground. If the vehicle must be towed, a dolly should be used. See "Dolly Towing" following." If yours is a manual transmission, below are the parts you will need to flat tow your 2020 Chevrolet Spark LT with...
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  • Parts Needed to Flat Tow a 2019 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited
  • We have everything you need to be ready. Starting with the tow bar, I recommend the Roadmaster Sterling All Terrain, part # RM-576. I like it because of the non-binding feature to make it easier to disconnect. It also includes safety cables, a 6-way wiring connector to go on the front of the Jeep, and the cable to connect the two vehicles. It also pairs well with the EZ5 base plate kit, part # RM-521453-5. The only catch is the Sterling's safety cable hooks will need to be connected...
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  • High Weight Capacity Blue Ox Tow Bar to Use with Blue Ox Base Plate Kit # BX2675 on Ford F-350
  • Since the Blue Ox Trion part # BX7520P has an arm width range of up to 32 inches and the distance between the arms of the Blue Ox kit base plate kit part # BX2675 is 34-1/2 inches this tow bar would not work for you but the Blue Ox Avail part # BX7420 that you also referenced would work so it would be your best option. It has the arm width range needed and has a 10,000 lb capacity like you'd need for your heavier 2017 Ford F-250 as well. I attached a review video link for the Avail for...
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  • 2017 Wrangler Unlimited 75 Ann Edition Toad for 2016 Dynamax Grand Sport with 7 Pole Round Connector
  • I have a solution for you that will still allow you to use the Roadmaster Nighthawk # RM-676 . Because your Dynamax Grand Sport has this 7 pole round connector, you're going to have to do some wiring work; there isn't a tow bar available that will have a matching 7 pole connector required to connect directly to your RV. Below you will find a list of parts that you'll need and then below that I will quickly explain how they're all going to work together. I'm also attaching a couple of...
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  • Parts Needed to Flat Tow 2018 Ram 2500
  • The first thing you need to flat tow your 2018 Ram 2500 4x4 is the correct base plate kit which will give you the connection point for a tow bar to attach. For that we have the Roadmaster MS Base Plate Kit part # RM-296-2 which is a confirmed fit and would work well. This would work great with the tow bar part # RM-422 you referenced as well. For safety cables you can use # RM-643. The coiled design helps keep the cables off of the ground. For lighting you can use the diode kit,...
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  • Can a 2020 Jeep Wrangler with SmittyBilt XRC Bumper be Flat Towed
  • Yes, you can flat tow your 2020 Jeep Wrangler with the SmittyBilt XRC front bumper. 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 using the Roadmaster Nighthawk All Terrain, Non-Binding Tow Bar w/ LED Lights # RM-676 along with the adapter # RM-035 for 3/4" thick or # RM-035-1 for 1" thick D-Ring bumper mounts. Then for a wiring kit I highly...
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  • Parts Needed to Flat Tow a 2018 Ford Fiesta SE Hatchback
  • I would love to help you get absolutely everything that you need to flat tow your 2018 Ford Fiesta SE Hatchback. However, Blue Ox does not make a base plate kit for the non EcoBoost model therefore I recommend you use Roadmaster instead. I typically prefer Roadmaster anyhow as they offer more options for flat towing equipment. I have attached a list of all the parts you will need below: Roadmaster Nighthawk All Terrain Tow Bar part # RM-676 Roadmaster Direct-Connect Base Plate Kit part...
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  • Demco Tabless Base Plate Compatability with Roadmaster Nighthawk Tow Bar for 2019 Jeep Wrangler
  • The Roadmaster Nighthawk All Terrain, Non-Binding Tow Bar w/ LED Lights - RV Mount - 8K # RM-676 is compatible with the Demco Tabless Base Plate Kit - Removable Arms # DM9519336. There is no additional adapter needed. I confirmed this with my tech contact at Demco.
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  • How To Flat-Tow a 2014 Jeep Cherokee Trailhawk
  • In order to flat-tow a 2014 Jeep Cherokee Trailhawk with all four wheels on the ground behind a motorhome you are going to need a tow bar, base plate kit, safety cables, tail light wiring harness, supplemental braking system, and possibly a high-low adapter. There may also be a few other smaller components that are needed depending on options the vehicle is equipped with. For a tow bar, I recommend the Roadmaster Nighthawk All Terrain Tow Bar part # RM-676. The Nighthawk is one of the...
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  • Can Roadmaster Night Hawk Tow Bar Be Used with D-Rings on Jeep Wrangler
  • The Roadmaster Nighthawk All Terrain Tow Bar # RM-676 (excellent choice) will hook up to the D-ring hooks on your Jeep's aftermarket bumper as long as you use the appropriate adapter. If your D-rings are 1 inch thick you will need part # RM-035-1 and if they are 3/4 inch thick you will need # RM-035. These will attach to the D-ring mounts to provide a connection point for the tow bar. I do also recommend verifying that your particular aftermarket bumper is rated for towing. I have...
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  • Which Base Plate Kit for 2001 Jeep Wrangler that Can Connect to Roadmaster Falcon Tow Bar
  • The correct base plate kit that fits your 2001 Jeep Wrangler Sport is the part # RM-521424-4 which will fit easily to your Roadmaster Falcon 2 Tow Bar part # RM-522.
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  • Is Crossbar of BlackHawk 2 All Terrain Tow Bar Needed for Direct-Connect Kit on a 2019 Ram 1500
  • If you have the Roadmaster Direct-Connect Base Plate Kit # RM-522203-5 installed on your 2019 Ram 1500 then you won't need to use the crossbar that comes with the Roadmaster BlackHawk 2 All Terrain # RM-422 (see attached photo we took of this same setup on a Jeep). You can either store it in the event that you end up using a Roadmaster base plate kit that requires it in the future, or sell it to help offset the cost of a flat towing setup. For a complete flat towing setup you will need...
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  • 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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  • Parts Needed To Flat-Tow a 2019 Chevrolet Spark LS With Manual Transmission
  • In order to flat-tow a 2019 Chevrolet Spark LS (Manual Transmission) with all four wheels on the ground behind a motorhome you are going to need a tow bar, base plate kit, safety cables, tail light wiring harness, supplemental braking system, and possibly a high-low adapter. There may also be a few other smaller components that are needed depending on options the vehicle is equipped with. For a tow bar, I recommend the Roadmaster Nighthawk All Terrain Tow Bar part # RM-676. The Nighthawk...
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  • Recommended Equipment To Flat-Tow 2017-2018 Ford Fiesta SE Or 2017-2018 Hyundia Elantra SE
  • There are several items needed to flat-tow either a 2017-18 Ford Fiesta or a 2017-18 Hyundia Elantra that have manual transmissions with your 2016 Winnebago Minnie Winnie. You will need base plates to connect the car to a tow bar, a tow bar to connect the car to your RV, safety cables in case you have a break-away situation, wiring to connect the lights to the RV lights, a braking system for braking, and maybe a high-low hitch adapter for level towing. For the Ford Fiesta, 2017 or 2018...
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  • Cost Effective Parts Needed to Flat Tow a 2004 GMC Envoy
  • It sounds like you're looking for a cost-effective kit for flat towing your 2004 GMC Envoy. In addition to the Blue Ox Adventurer Tow Bar # BX7322 (which is rated high enough for your Envoy if you don't load it up with cargo) you'll need the following: Blue Ox Base Plate Kit - # BX1709 Blue Ox Safety Cables - # BX88196 Magnetic Tow Lights - # TL21RK Blue Ox Braking System - # BRK2016 This includes all of the equipment you need to flat tow your Envoy.
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  • Blue Ox or Roadmaster Flat Towing Setup for 2018 Honda Fit with a Manual Transmission
  • Blue Ox and Roadmaster both make really nice flat towing equipment overall. You can't really go wrong with either setup so it's easy to maybe pick a favorite one day and then a different the next. That said, I personally like the Blue Ox tow bar base plate connection better than the Roadmaster as when I've used both I found the Blue Ox just a little bit easier to use. I recommend going with the Blue Ox Base Plate Kit # BX2266 as well as the Blue Ox Alpha Tow Bar # BX7420. The base plate...
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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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  • Picking Out Replacement Arms for Roadmaster Base Plate Kit on 2015 Jeep Cherokee
  • So you definitely have a Roadmaster base plate kit on your 2015 Jeep Cherokee and the part # RM-ARMS is the correct part you'll need to get the replacement arms but we have to determine whether you have the part # RM-521447-5 or the # RM-521447-4. The way you'll be able to tell is to look closer to where the kit attaches to the front of the vehicle frame. If there's an extra gusset where the steel beam connects to the flat plate you have the # RM-521447-5 or if the gusset is not there...
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  • Parts Needed to Flat Tow 1986 Ford Bronco 2
  • We have all of the parts you'd need to flat tow your 1986 Ford Bronco II. First thing is a base plate kit like the part # 410-1 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 Terrain, # RM-522. This has non-binding arms which makes the setup very easy to connect/disconnect. For lighting/safety cables,...
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  • Equipment Needed to Flat Tow 2020 Jeep Wrangler Behind Class A Motorhome
  • In order to flat tow your Jeep, you seem to have a pretty good handle on the big picture as far as the parts you need. For a base plate, I really like the Roadmaster # RM-521453-5 direct-connect base plate. The removable base plates are unobtrusive once the drawbars are taken off. No crossbar is needed on the tow bar, so the tow bar/base plate connection looks clean and is easy to use. For a tow bar, I really like the # RM-676 Nighthawk. The wiring umbilical is included, as are the safety...
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  • Roadmaster Tow Bar Compatibility With 1990 Chevy Suburban
  • The Roadmaster StowMaster Tow Bar - Car Mount - 3" Lunette Ring - 6,000 lbs # RM-583 can be used to tow a 1990 Chevy Suburban. It will work well with the Roadmaster Crossbar-Style Base Plate Kit - Fixed Arms # 108-1 and safety cables # RM-643. I also recommend the Roadmaster Diode 7-Wire to 6-Wire Flexo-Coil Wiring Kit # RM-15267, and the Demco SBS Stay-IN-Play DUO Supplemental Braking System - Proportional # SM99251. You will also need to make sure the pintle hitch you use to pull...
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  • Parts Needed to Flat Tow a 2013 Honda CR-V AWD Behind a Motorhome
  • The local shop is wrong. According to the owner's manual for a 2013 Honda CR-V you can flat tow the vehicle behind a motorhome with all 4 wheels on the ground. Not only that but the manual also states that AWD models have to be towed with all wheels on the ground. I'd find a better shop! Be sure to check page 235 and 236 of your manual for procedure information. You will need 5 major components to flat tow your CR-V: base plates, a tow bar, safety cables, lighting, and supplemental braking. For...
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  • How To Flat-Tow a Chevrolet HHR SS
  • Yes, the Chevrolet HHR SS is flat-towable with all four wheels down. In order to do so you are going to need a tow bar, base plate kit, safety cables, tail light wiring harness, supplemental braking system, and possibly a high-low adapter. There may also be a few other smaller components that are needed depending on options the vehicle is equipped with. For a tow bar, I recommend the Roadmaster Falcon 2 Tow Bar part # RM-520. The Falcon is one very nice tow bar. It has a non-binding...
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  • Which Base Plate Kit Fits 2017 Nissan Versa
  • The Roadmaster base plate kit part # RM-52357-5 that you referenced is the correct base plate kit for your 2017 Nissan Versa and will fit with the Roadmaster Stowmaster # RM-501. You might be seeing reviews that are listed as "similar products" which basically means a Roadmaster base plate kit for a Wrangler. The # RM-52357-5 for sure fits your Versa though. For safety cables you can use # RM-643. The coiled design helps keep the cables off of the ground. For lighting you can use...
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  • Parts Needed to Flat Tow a 2000 Jeep Cherokee Behind an RV
  • There isn't an attachment to fit the Curt Tow Bar with Adjustable-Width Arms # C19745 to the tow hooks on your 2000 Jeep Cherokee. What you can do is use Roadmaster base plates # 1418-1 or # 1418-3 with adapter # RM-025 but it is not the best fit and the parts haven't been tested together by the manufacturers. But instead of doing all of that I would just go ahead and use either of those base plates listed above with the Roadmaster Tracker tow bar # RM-020. Fewer adapter pieces means a...
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  • How to Adapt Roadmaster Nighthawk All Terrain Tow Bar RM-676 for Motorhome with 6-Pole Connector
  • You can use the Roadmaster Nighthawk All Terrain Tow Bar # RM-676 on your motorhome that has a 6-pole wiring connector by using an adapter # 337TC1067P. You will just want to confirm the function/pin configuration on the motorhome socket to verify that the center pin carries the 12V auxiliary power circuit. If you apply a circuit tester like # PTW2992 to this center pin and detect continuous 12V then the adapter will work fine. If you have a small 12V light bulb or a volt meter those can...
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  • 2001 GMC Sierra 2500HD 4x4 Base Plate Recommendation and Other Flat Towing Parts
  • We do have a base plate fit for your 2001 GMC Sierra 2500 HD 4x4 but the Roadmaster Base Plate Kit part # 3101-1 is not a fit. In order to get the correct fit the 2001 GMC Sierra you have to measure from the lower-most threaded hole on the side of the frame to the center of the elongated hole on the bottom of the frame. I have attached a diagram for your reference. If that measurement is 1-1/4 inches then you need Roadmaster Base Plate part # 131-17. If the measurement is 3 inches then...
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  • Flat Towing Setup For 2016 GMC Yukon Denali
  • As long as the 2016 GMC Yukon Denali has 4WD with a two-speed transfer case that has a Neutral and 4 wheel drive low setting, you can flat tow it with all 4 wheels on the ground behind the 2018 Allegro Bus. If the GMC has 2WD, it has to be towed with a dolly with the rear wheels off the ground. When flat towing or dolly towing, the battery does need to be disconnected. You can use a Roadmaster quick battery disconnect part # RM-766. The Roadmaster battery disconnect allows you to wire in...
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  • Recommended Parts Needed to Flat Tow 2019 Ram 2500 Behind Motorhome
  • According to the owner's manual, non-Power Wagon 4 wheel drive models of the Ram 2500 can be flat towed. 2 WD models either need to be trailered or dolly towed with the back wheels off the ground. To flat tow your Ram, you'll need base plates, a tow bar, safety cables, a wiring harness, a supplemental braking system, and possibly a high/low adapter. For a base plate, use # RM-522204-5 and the Roadmaster # RM-576 Sterling All-Terrain tow bar. The Sterling is self aligning and non-binding...
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  • Parts to Complete Demco Flat Tow Set-Up with Excali-Bar II Tow Bar on 2019 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited
  • Demco Excali-Bar III Non-Binding Tow Bar - Victory Series # DM9511013 is an excellent product and its a great starting point for building your flat-tow set-up. Using different brands of tow bar and base plate does require adapters. But since we offer Demco base plate # DM9519336 for your Wrangler Unlimited you can avoid the extra cost and hassle of adapters. This kit provides a really clean appearance on the Jeep as you can see in the photo. The video that is linked shows the install...
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  • Parts Needed to Flat Tow 2014 Honda CR-V Behind Motorhome
  • The Blue Ox Avail tow bar part # BX7420 that you referenced is a really great tow bar to start with for a flat towing setup for your 2014 Honda CR-V. This is one of the easiest to use tow bars out there and it's very well-made so it will last a long time as well. It also comes with safety cables. You'll need a base plate kit installed on your vehicle as well which for that you'd want the Blue Ox kit part # BX2258 which is custom fit for your CR-V. For lighting you can use the diode...
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  • Cleanest Looking Base Plate for my 2019 Jeep Wrangler Moab Edition
  • Of the two option I have available the Roadmaster Direct-Connect Base Plate Kit part # RM-521453-5 and the Demco Tabless Base Plate Kit part # DM9519339 I really like the look of the Demco model. While it does add more to the front of the vehicle it does it in a very nice factory look. This has all of the attachment points and will keep you from having a pieced together look. When not in use the arms are removable for an even cleaner look. To use this with your Aventa II tow bar use...
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  • Recommended D-Ring Adapters for Towbar on 3/4 Inch D-Rings With 7/8 Inch Pins
  • Your best option would be to get the Roadmaster Adapter for Jeep D-Ring Bumper Mounts to Roadmaster Motor Home Mount Tow Bars - 3/4" Thick # RM-035. These will also fit both 7/8 and 1 inch diameter holes. This will fit your D-rings. For this application, I recommend the Roadmaster Falcon 2 Tow Bar - Motorhome Mount - 2" Hitch - 6,000 lbs # RM-520 and safety cables # RM-643.
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  • Tow Defender Screen Protector for 2019 GMC Sierra 1500 with EZ-5 Direct Connect Base Plate Kit
  • Since you are wanting to use the EZ-5 Direct Connect Base Plate Kit # RM-523198-5 with the Roadmaster BlackHawk 2 All Terrain # RM-422 for your 2019 GMC Sierra 1500 you need to use the Roadmaster Tow Defender # RM-4750 instead of the Roadmaster Tow Defender # RM-4700. If you already own the 4700 version then you'll need the Base Plate Kit # RM-523198-4 instead. I have confirmed all of this with Roadmaster.
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  • Tow Bar and Base Plates for 2011 Ram 3500 and 2011 GMC Sierra 3500
  • We have a lot of great solutions for towing your 2011 Ram 3500 and your 2011 GMC Sierra 3500. For your tow bar, I recommend the Roadmaster BlackHawk 2 All Terrain Non-Binding Tow Bar # RM-422. This tow bar can tow up to 10,000 lbs and features non-binding crossbars to make disconnecting easier. Now for the base plates. For your Ram, I recommend the Roadmaster # RM-293-3. For your Sierra, my recommendation depends on whether you have tow hooks or not. If you do, I recommend the Roadmaster...
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  • How to Flat-Tow a 2015 Fiat 500
  • In order to flat-tow a 2015 Fiat 500 with all four wheels on the ground behind a motorhome you are going to need a tow bar, base plate kit, safety cables, tail light wiring harness, supplemental braking system, and possibly a high-low adapter. There may also be a few other smaller components that are needed depending on the options the vehicle is equipped with. For a tow bar, I recommend the Roadmaster Nighthawk All Terrain Tow Bar part # RM-676. The Nighthawk is one of the best tow...
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  • Parts Needed to Flat Tow 2017 Jeep Wrangler JK Unlimited With Roadmaster Falcon 2 Tow Bar
  • There are a bunch of parts needed to flat tow your 2017 Jeep Wrangler JK Unlimited so I can understand it can get a little confusing, but I'll make a list for you of the parts that you need to tow it with your Roadmaster Falcon 2 Tow Bar # RM-520. I will assume you have the standard factory bumper on your '17 Wrangler JK Unlimited, as you did not specify otherwise: - Base Plate Kit: Roadmaster Direct-Connect Base Plate Kit # RM-521448-5 - Safety Chains: Roadmaster 68" Single Hook,...
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  • Do Safety Cables and Electrical Cord Need to be Ran Through the Roadmaster Nighthawk All Terrain
  • The electrical cord that comes with the Roadmaster Nighthawk All Terrain # RM-676 is already routed through the cable guide but the safety cables are not. This is because some people prefer the cables to be set up on their own. If you want the cables run through the guide it's actually pretty simple. On one end of the safety cables is a quick link that connects the hook to the actual cable. Just remove that and you can route the wiring through the tow bar. Attached is a review video...
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  • Recommended Tow Bar for a 2014 Fiat 500
  • The Roadmaster Falcon All Terrain Tow Bar part # RM-522 is what I recommend for a 2014 Fiat 500 (All Models). The Roadmaster Falcon All Terrain has a non-binding design so you can release the arms on unlevel ground without a tool unlike the Roadmaster Falcon 2 Tow Bar part # RM-520 which just makes using the tow bar much easier. The Roadmaster Falcon All Terrain also installs on the motorhome when not in use so you don't have to worry about storing the tow bar unlike the Roadmaster Tracker...
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  • Pin Comes Out Of Shank On BlackHawk 2 Tow Bar While In Stored Position
  • That is a very scary situation and I am glad you are okay! The replacement swivel ear or collar is part # RM-9200-8 for the BlackHawk 2 All Terrain tow bar part # RM-422 so it would not be the same as the Falcon. It sounds like to me that the hitch pin hole in the hitch on the motorhome has elongated over time. This can sometimes happen when the hitch is older. I recommend to stop using the standard pin and clip and use a locking hitch pin part # C23519 so the pin will stop popping out...
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  • Correct Cover for Blue Ox Alpha 2 Tow Bar
  • The correct cover for the Blue Ox Alpha 2 Tow Bar part # BX7380 is the Blue Ox Tow Bar Cover part # BX8875.
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  • Correct Cover for Blue Ox Avail Tow Bar
  • The correct cover for the Blue Ox Avail Tow Bar part # BX7420 is the Blue Ox Tow Bar Cover part # BX88309.
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  • How To Use Roadmaster Nighthawk Tow Bar On a 2020 Chevrolet Equinox
  • In order to use the Roadmaster Nighthawk All Terrain, Non-Binding Tow Bar part # RM-676 on a 2020 Chevrolet Equinox you'd indeed need the Roadmaster Direct-Connect Base Plate Kit part # RM-523193-5 which is an exact fit. I am not sure what you mean by size but the Roadmaster Direct-Connect Base Plate Kit works with all Roadmaster tow bars that slide into a trailer hitch. In order to complete your setup you'll only need the Roadmaster Smart Diode 7-Wire to 6-Wire Wiring Kit part # RM26FR...
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  • Recommended Parts to Flat Tow a 2017 Ford F-150 4x4 Behind and RV
  • The Roadmaster Nighthawk # RM-676 is an excellent tow bar choice. It is indeed compatible with the EZ5 base plates, # RM-524431-5, for your 2017 Ford F-150. Since the tow bar comes with safety cables you will not need to add any of those to your order. Lighting kit # RM-154 will also work with the truck. This lighting kit uses 4-Way flat connectors so to use it with the 6-Way end on the tow bar's wiring you will also need connector # RM-910030-7 to mount to the front of the truck. Then...
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  • Rebuild Kit Recommendation for Roadmaster 500 Stowmaster
  • For your older model Roadmaster Stowmaster the correct rebuild kit is the part # RM-910003-10. This comes with all new replacements for the components of your tow bar that tend to wear over time. The price is available at the attached product link.
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  • Arm of Roadmaster BlackHawk 2 All Terrain is Not Locking
  • I know you said you cleaned and lubricated the arms of the Roadmaster BlackHawk 2 All Terrain # RM-422, but I think you still need to clean the locking mechanisms which is why you're having an issue. Attached is a page from the instructions for the BlackHawk 2 All Terrain that you can check out. Please note that you need to be using a silicone lubricant and not a petroleum-based product as that will trap dirt instead of working it out of the system.
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  • Can Roadmaster Direct-Connect Base Plate Kit RM-524431-5 Be Used with Sterling All Terrain Tow Bar
  • Yes, the Roadmaster Direct-Connect Base Plate Kit # RM-524431-5 on your 2018 Ford F-150 will work perfectly with the Roadmaster Sterling All Terrain Tow Bar # RM-576. You are correct that when hooking up to the base plate arms you will remove the crossbar on the Sterling All Terrain, as the tow bar arms will hook up directly to the Roadmaster base plates. This does allow for a much simpler hookup process. You can simply keep the quick-disconnect crossbar in storage in case you ever need...
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  • Recommendation For Safety Cables To Flat Tow 2005 Jeep Wrangler
  • The Curt Tow Bar, Item # C19745, is a basic but durable tow bar that should serve you well. For safety cables, I recommend the Roadmaster Coiled Safety Cables, Item # RM-643, because they are 68 inches long so plenty of length, are heavy-duty, and have a vinyl coating that keeps the cables from scratching and chipping your tow bar or anything else. Besides a tow bar and safety cables, you will need tow bar wiring and a supplemental braking system for flat towing your 2005 Jeep Wrangler....
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  • Parts Needed to Flat Tow 2019 Ford Fiesta SE & How to Choose a High-Low Adapter
  • Definitely a smart idea to ensure you are ordering all the right parts to flat tow your 2019 Ford Fiesta SE because it's a bundle of parts. So let's start with the parts you mentioned. - Roadmaster Direct-Connect Base Plate Kit # RM-524438-5 does fit your '19 Fiesta - Roadmaster Nighthawk All Terrain, Non-Binding Tow Bar # RM-676 is also compatible with the direct-connect base plates you chose and is the best tow bar on the market so it is a great choice that will fit the Tow Bar...
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  • Can the StowMaster be Used with an EZ5 Base Plate Kit on a 2018 Ford Fiesta
  • The reason that the StowMaster # RM-501 is not compatible with EZ5 base plate kits like part # RM-524438-5 for your 2018 Ford Fiesta is because the quick-disconnect is permanently attached to the tow bar. I spoke with my contact at Roadmaster who said that the only tow bars that are compatible with the EZ5 kits are the ones that mount inside the hitch receiver like the Falcon 2 # RM-520. If you already have the StowMaster and you need a base plate kit for your Fiesta then you can...
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  • Lightweight Tow Bar with Blue Ox Base Plates
  • The Blue Ox Avail tow bar, part # BX7420, weighs 45 pounds. If you're looking for a lightweight tow bar the Nighthawk All Terrain, part # RM-677, from Roadmaster is about 35 pounds and fits with Blue Ox base plates. Its capacity is only 8,000 pounds though. One more even lighter option is the Demco Dominator, part # DM9511008-BX. It's only 30 pounds but is only rated for 7,500 pounds. It does connect to Blue Ox base plates as well though.
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  • Adapter to Use Roadmaster Falcon Tow Bar with Jeep Bumper with D-Rings
  • There are 3 Falcon tow bars: The discontinued Falcon 5250, the Falcon 2 # RM-520, and the Falcon All-Terrain, # RM-522. You would need a different adapter for the Falcon line of tow bars since the Blue Ox adapter is only for Blue Ox tow bars. If the tabs on the D-ring mounts are 1 inch thick with either a 7/8 inch or 1 inch diameter pin hole then you can use # RM-035-1. If the tabs are 3/4 inches thick with a 7/8 or 1 inch pin hole then use # RM-035 instead. I have linked videos on both...
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  • Parts Recommendation to Dinghy Tow 2020 Chevrolet Colorado Behind a Motorhome
  • Don't stagger, you've got this! To flat tow your 2020 Colorado behind your motorhome, you'll need a tow bar, base plates, safety cables, a wiring solution so the dinghy's taillights work along with those of the motorhome, a supplemental braking system and possibly a high/low adapter. For a tow bar, I really like the Falcon All-Terrain, part # RM-522. The non binding design allows you to release the arms of the tow bar from the vehicle regardless of how level the ground is. The arms...
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  • Can a 2019 Kia Soul Be Flat-Towed
  • According to my research, the 2019 Kia Soul can be flat-towed with all four wheels down if it has a manual transmission. However, I strongly recommend you confirm this with your local dealer as the owner's manual was not very clear on whether or not it is recommended. In order to flat-tow the vehicle with all four wheels on the ground behind a motorhome you are going to need a tow bar, base plate kit, safety cables, tail light wiring harness, supplemental braking system, and possibly...
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  • Can Curt Tow Bar # C26FR Connect to Bumper with Blue Ox Base Plate Kit
  • Yes the Curt tow bar part # C26FR is compatible with Blue Ox base plate kits like what your current bumper is basically equipped with so it would work well for you.
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  • Do Snow Plow Mounts on 2018 Chevy Silverado 1500 Need to be Removed to Add Base Plates
  • In order to flat tow your 2018 Chevy Silverado 1500 you will need to remove the snowplow mounts to install base plates, as plow mounts are not designed or tested to withstand flat towing. You can use your Roadmaster StowMaster Tow Bar # RM-501, though you will need the crossbar-style base plates from Roadmaster with this tow bar. Along with the base plates, here are the other parts you'll need to flat tow your 2018 Chevy Silverado 1500: - Base Plate Kit: Roadmaster Crossbar-Style...
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  • Correct Cover for Roadmaster StowMaster 5000 Tow Bar
  • The correct cover for your Roadmaster StowMaster 5000 Tow Bar is the Roadmaster StowMaster Tow Bar Cover part # RM-052-3. There is no difference between the Roadmaster StowMaster Tow Bar part # RM-501 and the Roadmaster StowMaster 5000 Tow Bar that you have.
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  • Can Roadmaster Sterling Tow Bar be Purchased Without Crossbar for 2016 Jeep Wrangler Hard Rock
  • There is not a configuration to get the Roadmaster Sterling All Terrain, Non-Binding Tow Bar # RM-576 without the crossbar. I checked with Roadmaster concerning the fit of a Sterling Tow Bar on a 2016 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited Hard Rock and they state that when using the Sterling tow bar you should use of the Crossbar-Style Baseplate # 1444-1 because these are what will allow you to use the brackets for the cables that come with the Sterling; you would have no place to hook the Sterling's...
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