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Parts Needed to Flat Tow 2006 Jeep Wrangler Rubicon

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Can you please provide same information for 2014, Jeep Wrangler, Sahara, 2 Door?

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For your 2006 Jeep Wrangler Rubicon we have the parts needed to flat tow it behind a motorhome. The Roadmaster Direct Connect Base Plate Kit part # RM-521424-5 is a confirmed fit and the easiest 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. 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 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 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 will install on the front of your towed vehicle and enough coiled wire to go from there to the RV.

And finally, most states now require supplemental braking in the vehicle being flat towed. The easiest system to set up and use is the Blue Ox Patriot # BLU37TR, that applies the vehicle brakes in proportion to how much the tow vehicle is braking. This is the safest way to stop and it reduces wear and tear on both vehicles.

Most likely you will also need a high low adapter so that the tow bar will be level when you are flat towing. I attached a link to a page that has all of the ones we carry.

I have included a couple of helpful links to our articles on flat towing for you. Be sure to consult the vehicle owners manual for more specific information on flat towing your vehicle.

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Would like to set up our jeep to flat tow behind our motor coach this weekend. Live in Los Angles, California. Can you please provide a list of parts required to accomplish this and is expedited delivery available.

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The only part you'd have to change is the base plate kit. So instead you'd just need the part # RM-521448-5.

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