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  1. Question on towing small boat

    Racks, Hitches, & Towing
    OK guys I need your input on this. I want to buy a small boat that I can tow to Florida from the Midwest for use during the winter. My vehicle is a Honda CRV. I have my eyes on a 13' Boston Whaler with a 40 HP Tohatsu. If I do this I want to be able to tow safely and without damage to the CRV...
  2. VSA hazard light & boat trailer

    Problems & Issues
    We have a Honda CRV 2010 model and every time we tow our boat the VSA hazard light stays on. We have taken the car back to Honda and they have fix it at a cost but how can we prevent this from happening every time we tow the boat?
  3. Small boat towing?

    Racks, Hitches, & Towing
    I just purchased my first crv and love it. It came with a 2" hitch adapter and was wondering if there would be any problems towing an 800-900 pound boat. It's an 06 awd se model. I would be towing the boat no more than 5 miles to my nearest lake, at least for now later I would like to go to...
  4. Rigid inflatable boat towing (Zodiac)

    Racks, Hitches, & Towing
    Hi everyone! I need to tow the following boat for about 500 miles with my 2002 CRV AWD. Only 1 person in the car, and the car is empty. It's a Zodiac bayrunner 550 My calculation for the load are the following : Boat : 700lbs Engine : 260lbs Trailer : 408lbs Total : 1368lbs Is that...
  5. How much drop for small boat trailer

    Racks, Hitches, & Towing
    I have a 14' fiberglass boat (with 4-hp motor) and trailer that we just purchased, it is not close by and I would like to buy the hitch and ball mount from etrailer. My problem is that I don't know which ball mount to get, since I don't know the drop required. Does anyone have experience with...
  6. Towing a boat short distance

    Racks, Hitches, & Towing
    I have read a bunch of threads on what you can tow but none really pertain to my situation so I signed up to ask and see if anyone can help with my specific question. BTW seems like a nice forum.. Im sure Ill hang around :) Anyway my question is about towing my boat maybe a mile from my lake...
  7. My first gen pulling a boat

    Image & Video Gallery
    it was a 20 foot fiberglass/wood boat. towed it with no problem at all (this video is old of course, just got around to uploading it)
  8. Towing a boat ... need opinions!

    Racks, Hitches, & Towing
    I just recently purchased a boat that weighs roughly 2500 lbs. Now i know that is well over the max towing capacity but i will not be towing the boat on the road. My friend who went halfs on the boat with me has a Grand Cherokee V8 for that. The boat is going to be stored on land at a marina...