Towing

This chart is meant to serve as a quick and easy reference guide on how to properly equip your Jeep® vehicle for towing. For specific details, discuss your plans with your Jeep dealer, who will help you select the right equipment to meet your specifications.

Weight Classifications and Packages

Standard and optional towing packages for the Jeep® Compass.

Vehicle Details
  • 2.0L DOHC 16V dual VVT
    158 hp
    141 lb-ft of torque
    5-Speed Manual Transmission

    • Sport
    • Class I – Light Duty

    • (Trailer Tow Package is Not Available for 2.0L Manual)
    Max towing: 
    1,000 pounds,  4x2+
    Max payload: 
    1,350 pounds,  4x2+
  • 2.0L DOHC 16V dual VVT
    158 hp
    141 lb-ft of torque
    CVT2 Automatic Transmission

    • Sport
    • Class I – Light Duty

    • (Trailer Tow Package is Not Available for 2.0L CVT2 Automatic)
    Max towing: 
    1,000 pounds,  4x2+
    Max payload: 
    1,270 pounds,  4x2+
    • Latitute
    • Class I – Light Duty

    • (Trailer Tow Package is Not Available for 2.0L CVT2 Automatic)
    Max towing: 
    1,000 pounds,  4x2+
    Max payload: 
    1,270 pounds,  4x2+
  • 2.4L DOHC 16V dual VVT
    172 hp
    165 lb-ft of torque
    5-Speed Manual Transmission

    • Sport
    • Class I – Light Duty

    • Trailer Tow Prep Group
    • (Optional)
    Max towing: 
    2,000 pounds,  4x2  /  4x4+
    Max payload: 
    1,340 pounds,  4x2+
    Max payload: 
    1,330 pounds,  4x4+
  • 2.4L DOHC 16V dual VVT
    172 hp
    165 lb-ft of torque
    CVT2 Automatic Transmission

    • Sport
    • Class I – Light Duty

    • Trailer Tow Prep Group
    • (Optional)
    Max towing: 
    2,000 pounds,  4x2  /  4x4+
    Max payload: 
    1,260 pounds,  4x2+
    Max payload: 
    1,250 pounds,  4x4+
    • Latitude
    • Class I – Light Duty

    • Trailer Tow Prep Group
    • (Optional)
    Max towing: 
    2,000 pounds,  4x2  /  4x4+
    Max payload: 
    1,260 pounds,  4x2+
    Max payload: 
    1,250 pounds,  4x4+
    • Limited
    • Class I – Light Duty

    • Trailer Tow Prep Group
    • (Optional)
    Max towing: 
    2,000 pounds,  4x2  /  4x4+
    Max payload: 
    1,260 pounds,  4x2+
    Max payload: 
    1,250 pounds,  4x4+
  • 2.4L DOHC 16V dual VVT
    172 hp
    165 lb-ft of torque
    CVT2L Transaxle Automatic Transmission

    • Sport
    • Class I – Light Duty

    • Trailer Tow Prep Group
    • (Optional)
    Max towing: 
    2,000 pounds,  4x4+
    Max payload: 
    1,160 pounds,  4x4+
    • Latitude
    • Class I – Light Duty

    • Trailer Tow Prep Group
    • (Optional)
    Max towing: 
    2,000 pounds,  4x4+
    Max payload: 
    1,160 pounds,  4x4+
    • Limited
    • Class I – Light Duty

    • Trailer Tow Prep Group
    • (Optional)
    Max towing: 
    2,000 pounds,  4x4+
    Max payload: 
    1,160 pounds,  4x4+

Weight Classifications and Packages

Standard and optional towing packages for the Jeep® Grand Cherokee.

Vehicle Details
  • 3.6L Pentastar® V6 VVT
    290 hp
    260 lb-ft of torque
    5-Speed Automatic Transmission

    • Laredo
    • Class III – Heavy Duty

    • Trailer Tow Group
    • (Optional)
    Max towing: 
    5,000 pounds,  2WD  /  4WD+
    Max payload: 
    1,350 pounds,  2WD+
    Max payload: 
    1,240 pounds,  4WD+
    • Laredo X
    • Class III – Heavy Duty

    • Trailer Tow Group
    • (Optional)
    Max towing: 
    5,000 pounds,  2WD  /  4WD+
    Max payload: 
    1,350 pounds,  2WD+
    Max payload: 
    1,240 pounds,  4WD+
    • Limited
    • Class III – Heavy Duty

    • Trailer Tow Group
    • (Optional)
    Max towing: 
    5,000 pounds,  2WD  /  4WD+
    Max payload: 
    1,225 pounds,  2WD+
    Max payload: 
    1,150 pounds,  4WD+
  • 3.6L Pentastar® V6 VVT
    290 hp
    260 lb-ft of torque
    5-Speed Automatic Transmission

    • Overland,
    • Overland Summit
    • Class III – Heavy Duty

    • Trailer Tow Group
    • (Optional)
    Max towing: 
    5,000 pounds,  2WD  /  4WD+
    Max payload: 
    1,180 pounds,  2WD+
    Max payload: 
    1,130 pounds,  4WD+
  • 5.7L V8 with fuel saver technology and VVT
    360 hp
    390 lb-ft of torque
    5-Speed Automatic Transmission

    • Laredo X
    • Class IV – Extra Heavy Duty

    • Trailer Tow Group
    • (Optional)
    Max towing: 
    7,400 pounds,  2WD  /  4WD+
    Max payload: 
    1,350 pounds,  2WD+
    Max payload: 
    1,240 pounds,  4WD+
    • Limited
    • Class IV – Extra Heavy Duty

    • Trailer Tow Group
    • (Optional)
    Max towing: 
    7,400 pounds,  2WD  /  4WD+
    Max payload: 
    1,225 pounds,  2WD+
    Max payload: 
    1,150 pounds,  4WD+
    • Overland, Overland Summit
    • Class IV – Extra Heavy Duty

    • Trailer Tow Group
    • (Optional)
    Max towing: 
    7,400 pounds,  2WD  /  4WD+
    Max payload: 
    1,180 pounds,  2WD+
    Max payload: 
    1,130 pounds,  4WD+
  • 6.4L V8 with fuel saver technology
    470 hp
    465 lb-ft of torque
    5-Speed Automatic Transmission

    • SRT8®
    • Class III – Extra Heavy Duty

    • Trailer Tow Group IV
    • (Optional)
    Max towing: 
    5,000 pounds,  4WD+
    Max payload: 
    1,350 pounds,  4WD+

Weight Classifications and Packages

Standard and optional towing packages for the Jeep® Patriot.

Vehicle Details
  • 2.0L DOHC 16V dual VVT
    158 hp
    141 lb-ft of torque
    5-Speed Manual Transmission

    • Sport
    • Class I – Light Duty

    • (Trailer Tow Prep Group is Not
    • Available for 2.0L Manual)
    Max towing: 
    1,000 pounds,  4x2+
    Max payload: 
    1,320 pounds,  4x2+
    • Latitude
    • Class I – Light Duty

    • (Trailer Tow Prep Group is Not
    • Available for 2.0L Manual)
    Max towing: 
    1,000 pounds,  4x2+
    Max payload: 
    1,320 pounds,  4x2+
  • 2.0L DOHC 16V dual VVT
    158 hp
    141 lb-ft of torque
    CVT2 Automatic Transmission

    • Sport
    • Class I – Light Duty

    • (Trailer Tow Prep Group is Not
    • Available for 2.0L Manual)
    Max towing: 
    1,000 pounds,  4x2+
    Max payload: 
    1,250 pounds,  4x2+
    • Latitude
    • Class I – Light Duty

    • (Trailer Tow Prep Group is Not
    • Available for 2.0L Manual)
    Max towing: 
    1,000 pounds,  4x2+
    Max payload: 
    1,250 pounds,  4x2+
  • 2.4L DOHC 16V dual VVT
    172 hp
    165 lb-ft of torque
    5-Speed Manual Transmission

    • Sport
    • Class I – Light Duty

    • Trailer Tow Prep Group
    • (Optional)
    Max towing: 
    2,000 pounds,  4x2  /  4x4+
    Max payload: 
    1,310 pounds,  4x2+
    Max payload: 
    1,300 pounds,  4x4+
    • Latitude
    • Class I – Light Duty

    • Trailer Tow Prep Group
    • (Optional)
    Max towing: 
    2,000 pounds,  4x2  /  4x4+
    Max payload: 
    1,310 pounds,  4x2+
    Max payload: 
    1,300 pounds,  4x4+
    • Limited
    • Class I – Light Duty

    • Trailer Tow Prep Group
    • (Optional)
    Max towing: 
    2,000 pounds,  4x2  /  4x4+
    Max payload: 
    1,310 pounds,  4x2+
    Max payload: 
    1,300 pounds,  4x4+
  • 2.4L DOHC 16V dual VVT
    172 hp
    165 lb-ft of torque
    CVT2 Automatic Transmission

    • Sport
    • Class I – Light Duty

    • Trailer Tow Prep Group
    • (Optional)
    Max towing: 
    2,000 pounds,  4x2  /  4x4+
    Max payload: 
    1,230 pounds,  4x2+
    Max payload: 
    1,220 pounds,  4x4+
    • Latitude
    • Class I – Light Duty

    • Trailer Tow Prep Group
    • (Optional)
    Max towing: 
    2,000 pounds,  4x2  /  4x4+
    Max payload: 
    1,230 pounds,  4x2+
    Max payload: 
    1,220 pounds,  4x4+
    • Limited
    • Class I – Light Duty

    • Trailer Tow Prep Group
    Max towing: 
    2,000 pounds,  4x2  /  4x4+
    Max payload: 
    1,230 pounds,  4x2+
    Max payload: 
    1,220 pounds,  4x4+
  • 2.4L DOHC 16V dual VVT
    172 hp
    165 lb-ft of torque
    CVT2L Transaxle Automatic Transmission

    • Sport
    • Class I – Light Duty

    • Trailer Tow Prep Group
    • (Optional)
    Max towing: 
    2,000 pounds,  4x4+
    Max payload: 
    1,130 pounds,  4x4+
    • Latitude
    • Class I – Light Duty

    • Trailer Tow Prep Group
    • (Optional)
    Max towing: 
    2,000 pounds,  4x4+
    Max payload: 
    1,130 pounds,  4x4+
    • Limited
    • Class I – Light Duty

    • Trailer Tow Prep Group
    • (Optional)
    Max towing: 
    2,000 pounds,  4x4+
    Max payload: 
    1,330 pounds,  4x4+

Weight Classifications and Packages

Standard and optional towing packages for the Jeep® Wrangler 4x4.

Vehicle Details
  • 3.6L V6 VVT
    285 hp
    260 lb-ft of torque
    6-Speed Manual Transmission

    • Sport
    • Class II – Medium Duty

    • Trailer Tow Group
    • (Optional)
    Max towing: 
    2,000 pounds,  4WD+
    Max payload: 
    1,118 pounds,  4WD+
    • Sport S
    • Class II – Medium Duty

    • Trailer Tow Group
    • (Optional)
    Max towing: 
    2,000 pounds,  4WD+
    Max payload: 
    1,118 pounds,  4WD+
    • Sahara
    • Class II – Medium Duty

    • Trailer Tow Group
    • (Optional)
    Max towing: 
    2,000 pounds,  4WD+
    Max payload: 
    938 pounds,  4WD+
  • 3.6L V6 VVT
    285 hp
    260 lb-ft of torque
    6-Speed Manual Transmission

    • Rubicon
    • Class II – Medium Duty

    • Trailer Tow Group
    • (Optional)
    Max towing: 
    2,000 pounds,  4WD+
    Max payload: 
    921 pounds,  4WD+
  • 3.6L V6 VVT
    285 hp
    260 lb-ft of torque
    5-Speed Automatic Transmission

    • Sport
    • Class II – Medium Duty

    • Trailer Tow Group
    • (Optional)
    Max towing: 
    2,000 pounds,  4WD+
    Max payload: 
    1,118 pounds,  4WD+
    • Sport S
    • Class II – Medium Duty

    • Trailer Tow Group
    • (Optional)
    Max towing: 
    2,000 pounds,  4WD+
    Max payload: 
    1,118 pounds,  4WD+
    • Sahara
    • Class II – Medium Duty

    • Trailer Tow Group
    • (Optional)
    Max towing: 
    2,000 pounds,  4WD+
    Max payload: 
    938 pounds,  4WD+
  • 3.6L V6 VVT
    285 hp
    260 lb-ft of torque
    5-Speed Automatic Transmission

    • Rubicon
    • Class II – Medium Duty

    • Trailer Tow Group
    • (Optional)
    Max towing: 
    2,000 pounds,  4WD+
    Max payload: 
    921 pounds,  4WD+

Weight Classifications and Packages

Standard and optional towing packages for the Jeep® Wrangler Unlimited 4x4.

Vehicle Details
  • 3.6L V6 VVT
    285 hp
    260 lb-ft of torque
    6-Speed Manual Transmission

    • Sport
    • Class II - Medium Duty

    • Trailer Tow Group
    • (Optional)
    Max towing: 
    3,500 pounds,  4WD+
    Max payload: 
    1,220 pounds,  4WD+
    • Sport S
    • Class II - Medium Duty

    • Trailer Tow Group
    • (Optional)
    Max towing: 
    3,500 pounds,  4WD+
    Max payload: 
    1,220 pounds,  4WD+
    • Sahara
    • Class II - Medium Duty

    • Trailer Tow Group
    • (Optional)
    Max towing: 
    3,500 pounds,  4WD+
    Max payload: 
    1,103 pounds,  4WD+
  • 3.6L V6 VVT
    285 hp
    260 lb-ft of torque
    6-Speed Manual Transmission

    • Rubicon
    • Class II - Medium Duty

    • Trailer Tow Group
    • (Optional)
    Max towing: 
    3,500 pounds,  4WD+
    Max payload: 
    1,081 pounds,  4WD+
  • 3.6L V6 VVT
    285 hp
    260 lb-ft of torque
    5-Speed Automatic Transmission

    • Sport
    • Class II - Medium Duty

    • Trailer Tow Group
    • (Optional)
    Max towing: 
    3,500 pounds,  4WD+
    Max payload: 
    1,220 pounds,  4WD+
    • Sahara
    • Class II - Medium Duty

    • Trailer Tow Group
    • (Optional)
    Max towing: 
    3,500 pounds,  4WD+
    Max payload: 
    1,103 pounds,  4WD+
    • Rubicon
    • Class II - Medium Duty

    • Trailer Tow Group
    • (Optional)
    Max towing: 
    3,500 pounds,  4WD+
    Max payload: 
    1,081 pounds,  4WD+