NISSAN VERSA HATCHBACK 2009 1.G Towing Guide

NISSAN VERSA HATCHBACK 2009 1.G Towing Guide https://www.carmanualsonline.info/img/5/236/w960_236-0.png NISSAN VERSA HATCHBACK 2009 1.G Towing Guide

Page 11 of 32

NISSAN VERSA HATCHBACK 2009 1.G Towing Guide  2009 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

Page 12 of 32

NISSAN VERSA HATCHBACK 2009 1.G Towing Guide  2009 Nissan Towing Guide    11 weight. You must compare your vehicle’s tow weight ratings with the combined weight of the 
vehicle, trailer, and their contents. This will help ensure that the total

Page 13 of 32

NISSAN VERSA HATCHBACK 2009 1.G Towing Guide  2009 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.

Page 14 of 32

NISSAN VERSA HATCHBACK 2009 1.G Towing Guide  2009 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

Page 15 of 32

NISSAN VERSA HATCHBACK 2009 1.G Towing Guide  2009 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

Page 16 of 32

NISSAN VERSA HATCHBACK 2009 1.G Towing Guide  2009 Nissan Towing Guide    15
TOWING  
SAFETY 
 
Towing can dramatically alter the handling and performance characteristics of your vehicle. 
Plus, it puts increased strain on the engine and drivetr

Page 17 of 32

NISSAN VERSA HATCHBACK 2009 1.G Towing Guide  2009 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

Page 18 of 32

NISSAN VERSA HATCHBACK 2009 1.G Towing Guide  2009 Nissan Towing Guide    17 VEHICLE MODIFICATIONS 
Vehicle modifications — beyond those required for proper hitch installation, wiring hook-up, 
and necessary cooling system upgrading — are no

Page 19 of 32

NISSAN VERSA HATCHBACK 2009 1.G Towing Guide  2009 Nissan Towing Guide    18 �Š Abrupt maneuvering can unbalance the load and reduce the handling stability of your tow 
vehicle. Plan ahead and make lane changes and turns smoothly.  
If possible

Page 20 of 32

NISSAN VERSA HATCHBACK 2009 1.G Towing Guide  2009 Nissan Towing Guide    19 vehicle. A special extended 5th wheel pin box or sliding hitch may be required to provide 
additional trailer-to-truck clearance for tight maneuvering. 
 
BACK UP WITH
Page:   < prev 1-10 11-20 21-30 31-40 next >