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Hi guys, Just finished up my damaged 453 damage and now ready to get it behind my r.v. Just wondering does any one have a good idea what type of trailer I should use. Would be appreciated
thanks Marcel in Santa Teresa, New Mexico
 

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We were following this RV, pulling a smart car behind it. All 4 tire planted on the ground. The smart was hooked up to the rVs receiver hitch. That’s something, to look, into. No extra weight of a trailer to haul around.

 

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I tow a 2012 Smart Passion behind my 45 ft coach with no issues. I've towed it from Florida to Maine and back and from Florida to Alabama and back. It has a BluOx base plate and tow bar and hooks up and unhooks in minutes. I do not use an auxiliary braking system due to the weight of the Smart and I have a wireless tow light setup that plugs into my 7-way plug. I did have to install two round steel plates on the plastic roof for the light bar magnets, painted black and fastened with 3M double side tape.
I followed the instructions on the manual, I turn the key on all the way but do not start. Step on the brake and shift the selector into neutral, turn the key back to the accessory position and leave the selector in neutral. Ready to tow in 4 wheels down position. I do use two bungee cords attached from the seat frame to the steering wheel in a criss-cross pattern to prevent wheel shimmy and I've had no problems in over 5,000 miles of towing.
I love my Smart and drive it more than I do my pickup. It's awesome to zip around town or the RV park or wherever. I need it and it tows like a dream. I like to tell people I tow a full-size Smart Car with no problems.
I use an Ultragauge and have installed a cold air intake from SMart Madness. I also bought a scanner from Amazon and it works well.
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I tow my 2009 Smart car on a lightweight aluminum trailer. It fits perfectly. I remove both sides so I can get out after driving it on the trailer. I like saving wear and tear on my tires. I have heard horror stories about flat towing. It is light enough I don't need trailer brakes.
 

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Nice trailer, but for about the same money you can buy a fully enclosed dual axel car trailer. I only paid $5200. for my last 24 ft Pace Shadow trailer. It won't fold, but is a lot more useful.
 
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