NISSAN CUBE 2013 3.G Towing Guide

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NISSAN CUBE 2013 3.G Towing Guide  2013 NISSAN Towing Guide    10 NOTE – Improper or poor quality trailer harness wiring may affect your vehicle’s electrical 
system. Use only a NISSAN approved wiring harness, or consult your deal

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NISSAN CUBE 2013 3.G Towing Guide  2013 NISSAN Towing Guide    11 MEASURING VEHICLE WEIGHT 
The key to safe, efficient towing has to do with weight. Your vehicle — SUV, crossover, truck 
or passenger car — is capable of carrying a

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NISSAN CUBE 2013 3.G Towing Guide  2013 NISSAN Towing Guide    12 On all NISSAN vehicles, the GVWR is shown on the  
Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (F.M.V.S.S.) 
certification label located in the driver’s-side door area.

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NISSAN CUBE 2013 3.G Towing Guide  2013 NISSAN Towing Guide    13
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
GROSS COMBINED WEIGHT (GCW) 
The Gross Combined Weight (GCW) is the total weight of the tow vehicle with all 
passengers, cargo, and fuel, plus the

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NISSAN CUBE 2013 3.G Towing Guide  2013 NISSAN Towing Guide    14 For example, to determine the proper trailer tongue load for a 1,500-lb. trailer, multiply the 
weight of 1,500 lbs. by 10% to arrive at a figure of 150 lbs. 5th wheel

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NISSAN CUBE 2013 3.G Towing Guide  2013 NISSAN Towing Guide    15
TOWING  
SAFETY 
 
Towing can significantly alter the handling and performance characteristics of your vehicle. 
Plus, it puts increased strain on the engine and drivet

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NISSAN CUBE 2013 3.G Towing Guide  2013 NISSAN Towing Guide    16 The trailer load should be balanced equally from 
side-to-side. Unequal side-to-side loading can 
negatively affect handling and braking. Once in 
place, all cargo shou

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NISSAN CUBE 2013 3.G Towing Guide  2013 NISSAN Towing Guide    17 VEHICLE MODIFICATIONS 
Vehicle modifications — beyond those required for proper hitch installation, wiring hook-up, or  
adding extended mirrors — are not recommend

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NISSAN CUBE 2013 3.G Towing Guide  2013 NISSAN Towing Guide    18 If possible, before you actually hit the open road, practice towing in a large uncrowded area 
such as a stadium or shopping center parking lot. Become especially famil

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NISSAN CUBE 2013 3.G Towing Guide  2013 NISSAN Towing Guide    19 your hand moves.  If you want to turn the trailer to the left, you will turn the steering wheel to 
the left. To turn the trailer to the right, move the wheel to the ri
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