NISSAN SENTRA 2008 B16 / 6.G Towing Guide

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NISSAN SENTRA 2008 B16 / 6.G Towing Guide 2008
NISSAN TOWING GUIDE
 Table of Contents
Introduction _____________________________________________________1 
Towing Equipment
 ______________________________________________2 
What’s Right for Y

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NISSAN SENTRA 2008 B16 / 6.G Towing Guide  2008 Nissan Towing Guide    1
INTRODUCTION 
 
SAFETY IS PRIORITY ONE 
Obviously, your first concern should be safety. Your vehicle was designed to be used primarily 
to carry passengers and cargo. Al

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NISSAN SENTRA 2008 B16 / 6.G Towing Guide  2008 Nissan Towing Guide    2 Finally, there are state and local laws on towing that you should review to ensure compliance 
with all regulations. 
 
 
TOWING  
EQUIPMENT  
 
RENTING 
The first thing

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NISSAN SENTRA 2008 B16 / 6.G Towing Guide  2008 Nissan Towing Guide    3 Your vehicle owner’s manual should ALWAYS be referenced before making any towing 
decisions.  
  Naturally, you will want to buy the highest-quality equipment you can

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NISSAN SENTRA 2008 B16 / 6.G Towing Guide  2008 Nissan Towing Guide    4 �Š For receiver-type hitches using a ball mount, the ball mount should be removed when not 
towing. 
�Š If you install a hitch yourself, remember that it must be secur

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NISSAN SENTRA 2008 B16 / 6.G Towing Guide  2008 Nissan Towing Guide    5 Weight-Distributing Hitch System – This  
type of system uses a “load-leveling” or 
“equalizing” hitch. The weight-distributing 
feature helps shift trailer to

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NISSAN SENTRA 2008 B16 / 6.G Towing Guide  2008 Nissan Towing Guide    6 5th Wheel or Gooseneck Hitch – Mounted 
in the bed of a pick-up and designed for 
heavy-duty applications, these types of 
hitches are not available from Nissan but ca

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NISSAN SENTRA 2008 B16 / 6.G Towing Guide  2008 Nissan Towing Guide    7 from the tow vehicle. 
 
  The diameter of the hitch ball shank must be matched to the ball mount hole diameter. The 
shank should be no more than 
1/16” smaller than

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NISSAN SENTRA 2008 B16 / 6.G Towing Guide  2008 Nissan Towing Guide    8 to the bumper and chains/cables when making a sharp turn, do not attach the chains/cables 
too close to the coupler. Consult your trailer manufacturer for the proper loc

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NISSAN SENTRA 2008 B16 / 6.G Towing Guide  2008 Nissan Towing Guide    9 a 3-wire to 2-wire power converter* must be used. A power converter of this type creates  
only minimal additional demand (draw) on the vehicle lighting circuits to powe
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