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    A friend has asked for help towing a 1980's era Bronco.

    First, do you think my 1991 Suburban (1500) would have any problems towing this tank?

    Second of all, where can you rent a dolly to tow such a beast. I guess U-haul's two wheel dolly is not rated to tow something that heavy.

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    You should have no problem towing it. Check the Bronco's owner's manual regarding towing if it is an automatic. Short distances are usually OK, but I had a Mustang towed and the tow company burnt the tranny up.
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    We used a Uhual dolly to tow a 3/4 burban from austin to houston and it had no problems.
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    Uhaul also rents out full-tow flatbed trailers for towing vehicles completley off the ground. They SHOULD fit the Bronco and even Suburbans with a little creative strapping. (read your own chains....)

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