NISSAN VERSA 2008 1.G Towing Guide

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NISSAN VERSA 2008 1.G Towing Guide  2008 Nissan Towing Guide    10 SWAY CONTROL DEVICE 
Sudden maneuvers, wind gusts, and buffeting caused by other vehicles can affect trailer 
handling.  Sway control devices may be used to help contro

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NISSAN VERSA 2008 1.G Towing Guide  2008 Nissan Towing Guide    11 tow weight ratings. There are four weights to consider when towing:  
�Š Gross Vehicle Weight 
�Š Gross Axle Weight (Front and Rear) 
�Š Gross Combined Weight 
�Š T

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NISSAN VERSA 2008 1.G Towing Guide  2008 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 VERSA 2008 1.G Towing Guide  2008 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 VERSA 2008 1.G Towing Guide  2008 Nissan Towing Guide    14 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 VERSA 2008 1.G Towing Guide  2008 Nissan Towing Guide    15 Always make sure your vehicle’s towing capacity is adequate for the trailer you intend to tow. 
Buy or lease only quality equipment, and have it installed only by pro

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NISSAN VERSA 2008 1.G Towing Guide  2008 Nissan Towing Guide    16 the handling of your vehicle and cause a very unsafe situation.  
  Finally, do not carry flammable materials, such as gasoline, in your trailer. In the event of an 
ac

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NISSAN VERSA 2008 1.G Towing Guide  2008 Nissan Towing Guide    17 limits described in this guide. These changes may diminish the reliability and longevity of your 
vehicle and possibly void warranty coverage. 
 
TOOL KIT 
It is always

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NISSAN VERSA 2008 1.G Towing Guide  2008 Nissan Towing Guide    18 REDUCE SPEED 
Drive your vehicle at a moderate speed, and remember to reduce your speed in unsafe or 
less-than-ideal road conditions or weather. The tendency for a tra

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NISSAN VERSA 2008 1.G Towing Guide  2008 Nissan Towing Guide    19 move the wheel to the right. All movements of the wheel should be done in small increments. 
Of course, backing up should be done only at very slow speeds. For large tr
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