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Towing Ratings For 1999 Ford Trucks, Vans & Cars  with Travel Trailers, Fifth Wheels and Gooseneck Hitches

Includes ratings for towing with Receiver Hitch, Fifth Wheel and Gooseneck on Ford Trucks, SUV and Passenger Vehicles including Crown Victoria Econoline Cargo Van Edge Escape Expedition Explorer F-150 Flex Focus Fusion Mustang Ranger Super Duty F-250 SRW Super Duty F-350 DRW Taurus

Vehicle Engine Tow Limit (lbs.), Options Required Note: Equipment options designated by the letters are listed at the bottom
Vehicle, Engine, Tow Limit (lbs.), 
Options Required
Crown Victoria 4.6 V-8 2,000a
Econoline van E-250 4.2 V-6 5,200a,d
Econoline van E-250 4.2 V-6 5,700a,e
Econoline van E-150 4.6 V-8 6,600a,c
Econoline wagon E-150 4.6 V-8 6,100a,c
Econoline van E-150 5.4 V-8 6,900a,c
Econoline van E-250 5.4 V-8 7,500a,d
Econoline van E-350 SD 5.4 V-8 7,500a,e
Econoline wagon E-150 5.4 V-8 6,500a,c
Econoline wagon E-350 SD 5.4 V-8 7,000a,e
Econoline van E-250 5.4 V-8 NGV 4,500a,d,r
Econoline van E-350 SD 5.4 V-8 NGV 5,000a,e,r
Econoline van E-350 SD 6.8 V-10 9,300a,d
Econoline van E-350 SD 6.8 V-10 10,000a,e
Econoline wagon E-350 SD 6.8 V-10 8,900a,d
Econoline wagon E-350 SD 6.8 V-10 10,000a,e
Econoline van E-350 SD 7.3 TD** 10,000a,c/e
Econoline van E-350 SD extd 7.3 TD** 9,800a,c
Econoline wagon E-350 SD 7.3 TD** 9,500a,c
Econoline wagon E-350 SD extd 7.3 TD**
9,200a,c
Econoline van/wgn E-350 SD 7.3 TD** 10,000a,e
Expedition 4.6 V-8 5,900a,b
Expedition 4WD 4.6 V-8 6,000a,k
Expedition 4WD 4.6 V-8 5,500a,m
Expedition 5.4 V-8 6,800a,b
Expedition 4WD 5.4 V-8 6,400a,b
Expedition 5.4 V-8 8,300a,d
Expedition 4WD 5.4 V-8 7,900a,d
Expedition 4WD 5.4 V-8 7,400a,d,m
Explorer 2dr 4.0 V-6 5,120a,d
Explorer 2dr 4WD 4.0 V-6 4,900a,d/e
Explorer 4dr 4.0 V-6 5,400a,d/e
Explorer 4dr 4WD 4.0 V-6 5,160a,d
Explorer 2dr 4.0 V-6 2,440c,f,i
Explorer 2dr 4WD 4.0 V-6 2,220c,f,i
Explorer 2dr 4.0 V-6 3,160d,f,i
Explorer 2dr 4WD 4.0 V-6 2,940d,f,i
Explorer 4dr 4.0 V-6 2,960d,f,i
Explorer 4dr 4WD 4.0 V-6 2,720d,f,i
Explorer 2dr SOHC4.0 V-6 3,000a,n
Explorer 2dr 4WD SOHC4.0 V-6 3,380a,n
Explorer 2dr SOHC4.0 V-6 4,500a,c
Explorer 2dr 4WD SOHC4.0 V-6 4,380a,c
Explorer 4dr SOHC4.0 V-6 4,500a,c
Explorer 2dr SOHC4.0 V-6 5,100a,d
Explorer 2dr 4WD SOHC4.0 V-6 4,880a,d/e
Explorer 4dr SOHC4.0 V-6 5,900a,d/e
Explorer 4dr 4WD SOHC4.0 V-6 5,680a,d/e
Explorer 4dr 5.0 V-8 6,740a,d
Explorer 4dr 4WD 5.0 V-8 6,520a,d
F-150 4.2 V-6 4,800a,b
F-150 4.2 V-6 5,800a,c,g
F-150 4WD 4.2 V-6 5,400a,c,g
F-150 SuperCab 4.2 V-6 4,500a,b
F-150 SuperCab 4.2 V-6 5,500a,c,g
F-150 4.2 V-6 5,800a,c
F-150 4WD 4.2 V-6 5,400a,c
F-150 SuperCab 4.2 V-6 5,500a,c
F-150 4.6 V-8 5,600a,c
F-150 4.6 V-8 7,300a,c,g,k
F-150 SuperCab 4.6 V-8 5,400a,c
F-150 SuperCab 4.6 V-8 6,300a,c,g,k
F-150 SuperCab 4WD 4.6 V-8 6,700a,c,g,k
F-150 SuperCab 4WD 4.6 V-8 6,200a,c,g,m
F-150 4.6 V-8 7,200a,c,k
F-150 4WD 4.6 V-8 6,800a,c,k
F-150 4WD 4.6 V-8 6,300a,c,g,m
F-150 5.4 V-8 6,600a,c
F-150 5.4 V-8 7,800a,c,g
F-150 4WD 5.4 V-8 6,400a,c/d,g
F-150 SuperCab 5.4 V-8 8,000a,c
F-150 SuperCab 5.4 V-8 6,600a,c,g
F-150 SuperCab 4WD 5.4 V-8 7,700a,c
F-150 SuperCab 4WD 5.4 V-8 7,600a,d,g
F-150 SuperCab 4WD 5.4 V-8 7,600a,d
F-250 4.6 V-8 5,800a,b
F-250 SuperCab 4.6 V-8 5,700a,b
F-250 4.6 V-8 7,300a,d,g
F-250 4WD 4.6 V-8 7,000a,d
F-250 SuperCab 4.6 V-8 7,200a,d,g
F-250 SuperCab 4WD 4.6 V-8 6,800a,d,g
F-250 5.4 V-8 7,200a,b
F-250 5.4 V-8 8,700a,d,g
F-250 4WD 5.4 V-8 6,900a,b
F-250 4WD SD*** 5.4 V-8 7,700a,d,g
F-250 4WD SD 5.4 V-8 9,200a,e,g
F-250 4WD 5.4 V-8 8,300a,d,g
F-250 SuperCab 5.4 V-8 7,100a,b
F-250 SuperCab SD 5.4 V-8 7,800a,d,g
F-250 SuperCab SD 5.4 V-8 9,300a,e,g
F-250 SuperCab 5.4 V-8 8,600a,d,g
F-250 Super Cab 4WD 5.4 V-8 6,700a,b
F-250 SuperCab 4WD 5.4 V-8 8,000a,d
F-250 SuperCab 4WD SD 5.4 V-8 7,400a,d,g
F-250 SuperCab 4WD SD 5.4 V-8 8,900a,e,g
F-250 5.4 V-8 8,700a,d
F-250 SD 5.4 V-8 9,700a,e,g
F-250 SD 5.4 V-8 8,200a,d,g
F-250 5.4 V-8 NGV 5,900a,d,r
F-250 SD 5.4 V-8 8,200a,d
F-250 4WD SD 5.4 V-8 7,700a,d
F-250 SuperCab SD 5.4 V-8 7,800a,d
F-250 SuperCab 4WD SD 5.4 V-8 7,400a,d
F-250 crew cab SD 5.4 V-8 7,500a,d,g
F-250 crew cab 4WD SD 5.4 V-8 7,100a,d
F-250 SD 5.4 V-8 9,700a,e
F-250 4WD SD 5.4 V-8 9,200a,e
F-250 SuperCab SD 5.4 V-8 9,300a,e
F-250 SuperCab 4WD SD 5.4 V-8 8,900a,e
F-250 crew cab SD 5.4 V-8 9,000a,e,g
F-250 crew cab 4WD SD 5.4 V-8 8,600a,e
F-250 crew cab 4WD SD 5.4 V-8 7,100a,d,g
F-250 crew cab 4WD SD 5.4 V-8 8,600a,e,g
F-250 SD 6.8 V-10 10,000a,d/e
F-250 SD 6.8 V-10 11,600a,d,g
F-250 SD 6.8 V-10 14,600a,g,o
F-250 4WD SD 6.8 V-10 11,100a,d,g
F-250 4WD SD 6.8 V-10 14,100a,e,g
F-250 SuperCab SD 6.8 V-10 11,300a,d,g
F-250 SuperCab SD 6.8 V-10 14,300a,g,o
F-250 SuperCab 4WD SD 6.8 V-10 10,800a,d,g
F-250 SuperCab 4WD SD 6.8 V-10 13,800a,g,o
F-250 crew cab SD 6.8 V-10 11,000a,d,g
F-250 crew cab SD 6.8 V-10 14,000a,g,o
F-250 crew cab 4WD SD 6.8 V-10 10,500a,d,g
F-250 crew cab 4WD SD 6.8 V-10 13,500a,d,o
F-250 SD 7.3 TD** 10,000a,d/e
F-250 SD 7.3 TD** 14,200a,d,g
F-250 4WD SD 7.3 TD** 13,700a,d,g
F-250 SuperCab SD 7.3 TD** 13,800a,d,g
F-250 SuperCab 4WD SD 7.3 TD** 13,400a,d,g
F-250 crew cab SD 7.3 TD** 13,500a,d,g
F-250 crew cab 4WD SD 7.3 TD** 13,100a,d,g
F-350 SD SRW* 5.4 V-8 8,200a,d,g
F-350 SD SRW 5.4 V-8 9,700a,e,g
F-350 SD DRW 5.4 V-8 9,400a,e,g
F-350 4WD SD SRW 5.4 V-8 9,200a,e,g
F-350 4WD SD DRW 5.4 V-8 9,000a,e,g
F-350 SuperCab SD SRW 5.4 V-8 9,300a,e,g
F-350 SuperCab SD DRW 5.4 V-8 9,100a,e,g
F-350 SuperCab 4WD SD SRW 5.4 V-8 8,900a,e,g
F-350 crew cab SD SRW 5.4 V-8 9,000a,e,g
F-350 crew cab SD DRW 5.4 V-8 8,800a,e,g
F-350 crew cab 4WD SD SRW 5.4 V-8 8,600a,e,g
F-350 crew cab 4WD SD DRW 5.4 V-8 8,400a,e,g
F-350 reg chas cab SD SRW 5.4 V-8 8,900a,e,g
F-350 reg chas cab SD DRW 5.4 V-8 8,500a,e,g
F-350 regchascab 4WD SD DRW 5.4 V-8
8,100a,e,g
F-350 Super Chas Cab SD SRW 5.4 V-8 8,500a,e,g
F-350 Super Chas Cab SD SRW 5.4 V-8 8,300a,e,g
F-350 crew chas cab SD SRW 5.4 V-8 8,200a,e,g
F-350 crew chas cab SD DRW 5.4 V-8 8,000a,e,g
F-350 crewchascab 4WD SD DRW 5.4 V-8
7,600a,e,g
F-350 SD SRW 6.8 V-10 11,600a,d,g
F-350 SD SRW 6.8 V-10 14,600a,g,o
F-350 SD DRW 6.8 V-10 11,300a,d,g
F-350 SD DRW 6.8 V-10 14,300a,g,o
F-350 4WD SD SRW 6.8 V-10 11,100a,d,g
F-350 4WD SD SRW 6.8 V-10 14,100a,g,o
F-350 4WD SD DRW 6.8 V-10 10,800a,d,g
F-350 4WD SD DRW 6.8 V-10 13,800a,g,o
F-350 reg chas cab SD SRW 6.8 V-10 10
,800a,d,g
F-350 reg chas cab SD SRW 6.8 V-10 
13,800a,g,o
F-350 reg chas cab 4WD SD SRW 6.8 V-10
10,300a,d,g
F-350 reg chas cab 4WD SD SRW 6.8 V-10
13,300a,g,o
F-350 reg chas cab SD DRW 6.8 V-10 
10,400a,d,g
F-350 reg chas cab SD DRW 6.8 V-10 
13,400a,g,o
F-350 reg chas cab 4WD SD DRW 6.8 V-10
9,900a,d,g
F-350 reg chas cab 4WD SD DRW 6.8 V-10
12,900a,g,o
F-350 SuperCab LD 6.8 V-10 
10,000a,d/e
F-350 SuperCab SD SRW 6.8 V-10 11,
200a,d,g
F-350 SuperCab SD SRW 6.8 V-10 14,
200a,g,o
F-350 SuperCab SD DRW 6.8 V-10 10,
900a,d,g
F-350 SuperCab SD DRW 6.8 V-10 13,
900a,g,o
F-350 SuperCab 4WD SD SRW 6.8 V-10
10,800a,d,g
F-350 SuperCab 4WD SD SRW 6.8 V-10
13,800a,g,o
F-350 SuperCab 4WD SD DRW 6.8 V-10
10,600a,d,g
F-350 SuperCab 4WD SD DRW 6.8 V-10
13,600a,g,o
F-350 Super Chas Cab SD SRW 6.8 V-10
10,400a,d,g
F-350 Super Chas Cab SD SRW 6.8 V-10
13,400a,g,o
F-350 SuperChas Cab 4WD SD SRW
6.8 V-10 10,000a,d,g
F-350 Super Chas Cab 4WD SD SRW
6.8 V-10 13,000a,g,o
F-350 Super Chas Cab SD SRW 6.8 V-10
10,100a,d,g
F-350 Super Chas Cab SD DRW 6.8 V-10
13,100a,g,o
F-350 SuperChasCab 4WD SD DRW
6.8 V-10 9,700a,d,g
F-350 Super Chas Cab 4WD SD DRW
6.8 V-10 12,700a,g,o
F-350 crew cab SD SRW 6.8 V-10 
10,900a,d,g
F-350 crew cab SD SRW 6.8 V-10 
13,900a,g,o
F-350 crew cab SD DRW 6.8 V-10 
10,600a,d,g
F-350 crew cab SD DRW 6.8 V-10 
13,600a,g,o
F-350 crew cab 4WD SDSRW 6.8 V-10
10,500a,d,g
F-350 crew cab 4WD SD SRW 6.8 V-10
13,500a,g,o
F-350 crew cab 4WD SDDRW 6.8 V-10
10,200a,d,g
F-350 crew cab 4WD SD DRW 6.8 V-10
13,200a,g,o
F-350 crew chas cab SD SRW 6.8 V-10
10,100a,d,g
F-350 crew chas cab SD SRW 6.8 V-10
13,100a,g,o
F-350 crew chas cab 4WD SD SRW
6.8 V-10 9,700a,d,g
F-350 crew chas cab 4WD SD SRW
6.8 V-10 12,700a,g,o
F-350 crew chas cab SD DRW 6.8 V-10 
9,800a,d,g
F-350 crew chas cab SD DRW 6.8 V-10
12,800a,g,o
F-350 crew chas cab 4WD SD DRW
6.8 V-10 9,400a,d,g
F-350 crew chas cab 4WD SD DRW
6.8 V-10 12,400a,g,o
F-450 reg chas cab SD DRW 6.8 V-10 
16,800a,g,p
F-450 reg chas cab SD DRW 6.8 V-10 
18,800a,g,q
F-450 reg chas cab 4WD SD DRW
6.8 V-10 16,400a,g,p
F-450 reg chas cab 4WD SD DRW
6.8 V-10 18,400a,g,q
F-450 crew chas cab SD DRW 6.8 V-10
16,200a,g,p
F-450 crew chas cab SD DRW 6.8 V-10
18,200a,g,q
F-450 crew chas cab 4WD SD DRW
6.8 V-10 15,800a,g,p
F-450 crew chas cab 4WD SD DRW
6.8 V-10 17,800a,g,q
F-550 reg chas cab SD DRW 6.8 V-10
 16,700a,g,p
F-550 reg chas cab SD DRW 6.8 V-10 
18,700a,g,q
F-550 reg chas cab 4WD SD DRW
6.8 V-10 16,400a,g,p
F-550 reg chas cab 4WD SD DRW
6.8 V-10 18,400a,g,q
F-550 crew chas cab SD DRW 6.8 V10 
16,100a,g,p
F-550 crew chas cab SD DRW 6.8 V-10
18,100a,g,q
F-550 crew chas cab 4WD SD DRW
6.8 V-10 15,800a,g,p
F-550 crew chas cab 4WD SD DRW
6.8 V-10 17,800a,g,q
F-350 SuperCab LD 7.3 TD** 10,000a
,d/e
F-350 SD SRW 7.3 TD** 14,100a,d,g
F-350 SD DRW 7.3 TD** 13,800a,d/e,g
F-350 4WD SD SRW 7.3 TD** 13,700a,d
,g
F-350 4WD SD DRW 7.3 TD** 13,400a,d
/e,g
F-350 SD SRW 7.3 TD** 13,300a,d,g
F-350 4WD SD SRW 7.3 TD** 12,900a,d,g
F-350 SD DRW 7.3 TD** 12,900a,d/e,g
F-350 4WD SD DRW 7.3 TD** 12,500a,d/
e,g
F-450 SD DRW 7.3 TD** 18,300a,g,p
F-450 4WD SD DRW 7.3 TD** 18,000a,g,p
F-550 SD DRW 7.3 TD** 18,300a,g,p
F-550 4WD SD DRW 7.3 TD** 17,900a,g,p
F-350 SuperCab SD DRW 7.3 TD** 
13,500a,d/e,g
F-350 SuperCab 4WD SD SRW 7.3 TD**
13,400a,d,g
F-350 SuperCab 4WD SD DRW 7.3 TD**
13,200a,d/e,g
F-350 Super Chas Cab SD SRW 7.3 TD**
13,000a,d,g
F-350 Super Chas Cab 4WD SD SRW
7.3 TD** 12,600a,d,g
F-350 Super Chas Cab SD DRW 7.3 TD**
12,700a,d/e,g
F-350 Super Chas Cab 4WD SD DRW
7.3 TD** 12,300a,d/e,g
F-350 crew cab SD SRW 7.3 TD** 
13,500a,d,g
F-350 crew cab SD DRW 7.3 TD** 
13,200a,d/e,g
F-350 crew cab 4WD SD SRW 7.3 TD**
13,100a,d,g
F-350 crew cab 4WD SD DRW 7.3 TD**
12,800a,d/e,g
F-350 crew chas cab SD SRW 7.3 TD**
12,700a,d,g
F-350 crew chas cab 4WD SD SRW
7.3 TD** 12,300a,d,g
F-350 crew chas cab SD DRW 7.3 TD**
12,400a,d/e,g
F-350 crew chas cab 4WD SD DRW
7.3 TD** 12,000a,d/e,g
F-450 crew chas cab SD DRW 7.3 TD**
17,700a,g,p
F-450 crew chas cab 4WD SD DRW
7.3 TD** 17,400a,g,p
F-550 crew chas cab SD DRW 7.3 TD**
17,700a,g,p
F-550 crew chas cab 4WD SD DRW
7.3 TD** 17,300a,g,p
Ranger 2.5 I-4 2,240a,e
Ranger 4WD 3.0 V-6 4,360a,e
Ranger SuperCab 4WD 3.0 V-6 4,200a,e
Ranger SuperCab 4WD 3.0 V-6 2,240d,f,i
Ranger 4.0 V-6 6,000a,c
Ranger 4WD 4.0 V-6 5,820a,d
Ranger SuperCab 4.0 V-6 5,980a,c
Ranger SuperCab 4WD 4.0 V-6 5,660a,d
Ranger 4.0 V-6 3,660c,f,i
Ranger SuperCab 4.0 V-6 3,520c,f,i
Ranger SuperCab 4WD 4.0 V-6 3,200d,f,i
Windstar 3.0 V-6 2,000e
Windstar 3.8 V-6 3,500a
 
*SRW = single rear wheels. DRW = dual rear wheels
**TD = turbodiesel
***SD = Super Duty
a Requires automatic transmission and towing package.
b Requires 3.31:1 axle ratio.
c Requires 3.55:1 axle ratio.
d Requires 3.73:1 axle ratio.
e Requires 3.98/4.09/4.10:1 axle ratio.
f Manual transmission.
g Fifth-wheel towing.
h Automatic transmission.
i Must be equipped with heavy-duty towing package.
j Requires automatic transmission cooler.
k Requires 16-inch rims.
l Automatic rated slightly lower.
m Requires 17-inch wheel option.
n Requires 3.27:1 axle ratio.
o Requires 4.30:1 axle ratio.
p Requires 4.88:1 axle ratio.
q Requires 5.38:1 axle ratio.
rNGV = natural gas fueled vehicle