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Towing Ratings For 2000 Dodge Trucks, Vans & Cars with Travel Trailers, Fifth Wheels and Gooseneck Hitches

Includes ratings for towing with Receiver Hitch, Fifth Wheel and Gooseneck on Dodge and Jeep Trucks, SUV and Passenger Vehicles including Avenger, Caliber, Challenger, Charger, Dakota, Durango, Grand Caravan, Journey, Nitro, Ram 1500, Ram 2500, Ram 3500, Jeep Commander, Jeep Compass, Jeep Grand Cherokee, Jeep Liberty, Jeep Patriot, Jeep Wrangler.

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
Dakota 3.9 V-6 5,050b,d
Dakota 3.9 V-6 4,300d,g
Dakota 3.9 V-6 5,450a,b
Dakota 3.9 V-6 3,800g,h
Dakota 4.7 V-8 5,600d,g
Dakota 4.7 V-8 6,600a,g
Dakota 4.7 V-8 5,250c,d
Dakota 4.7 V-8 6,550a,c
Dakota R/T 5.9 V-8 2,000a,b
Dakota R/T Club Cab 5.9 V-8 
2,000a,b
Dakota 4WD 3.9 V-6 4,000d,g
Dakota 4WD 3.9 V-6 4,800a,g
Dakota 4WD 3.9 V-6 5,200a,b
Dakota 4WD 4.7 V-8 5,400d,g
Dakota 4WD 4.7 V-8 6,400a,g
Dakota 4WD 4.7 V-8 6,350a,b
Dakota 4WD 4.7 V-8 5,050b,d
Dakota Club Cab 2.5 I-4 2,050a,g
Dakota Club Cab 3.9 V-6 3,550g,h
Dakota Club Cab 3.9 V-6 4,050d,g
Dakota Club Cab 3.9 V-6 4,850a,g
Dakota Club Cab 3.9 V-6 4,800b,d
Dakota Club Cab 3.9 V-6 5,200a,b
Dakota Club Cab 4.7 V-8 5,500d,g
Dakota Club Cab 4.7 V-8 6,500a,g
Dakota Club Cab 4.7 V-8 5,100c,d
Dakota Club Cab 4.7 V-8 6,400a,c
Dakota Club Cab 4WD 3.9 V-6 
3,800d,g
Dakota Club Cab 4WD 3.9 V-6 
4,600a,g
Dakota Club Cab 4WD 3.9 V-6 
5,000a,b
Dakota Club Cab 4WD 4.7 V-8 
5,200d,g
Dakota Club Cab 4WD 4.7 V-8 
6,200a,g
Dakota Club Cab 4WD 4.7 V-8 
4,850b,d
Dakota Club Cab 4WD 4.7 V-8 
6,150a,b
Dakota Quad Cab 3.9 V-6 3,250g,h
Dakota Quad Cab 3.9 V-6 3,750d,g
Dakota Quad Cab 3.9 V-6 4,550a,g
Dakota Quad Cab 3.9 V-6 4,500b,d
Dakota Quad Cab 3.9 V-6 4,900a,b
Dakota Quad Cab 4.7 V-8 5,150d,g
Dakota Quad Cab 4.7 V-8 6,150a,g
Dakota Quad Cab 4.7 V-8 4,800c,d
Dakota Quad Cab 4.7 V-8 6,100a,c
Dakota Quad Cab 5.9 V-8 4,750b,d
Dakota Quad Cab 5.9 V-8 6,350a,b
Dakota Quad Cab 4WD 3.9 V-6 
3,450d,g
Dakota Quad Cab 4WD 3.9 V-6 
4,250a,g
Dakota Quad Cab 4WD 3.9 V-6 
4,650a,b
Dakota Quad Cab 4WD 4.7 V-8 
4,900d,g
Dakota Quad Cab 4WD 4.7 V-8 
5,900a,g
Dakota Quad Cab 4WD 4.7 V-8 
4,800b,d
Dakota Quad Cab 4WD 4.7 V-8 
5,800a,b
Dakota Quad Cab 4WD 5.9 V-8 
4,500b,d
Dakota Quad Cab 4WD 5.9 V-8 
6,100a,b
Durango 4.7 V-8 4,750b,d
Durango 4.7 V-8 6,050a,b
Durango 5.2 V-8 4,700b,d
Durango 5.2 V-8 6,000a,b
Durango 5.9 V-8 5,950b,d
Durango 5.9 V-8 7,650a,b
Durango 4WD 4.7 V-8 4,450b,d
Durango 4WD 4.7 V-8 5,750a,b
Durango 4WD 5.9 V-8 5,650b,d
Durango 4WD 5.9 V-8 7,350a,b
Intrepid All 2,000
Ram Van 1500:
109/127" Wheelbase 3.9 V-6 
8,800c,d
109" Wheelbase 5.2 V-8 10,000b,d
109" Wheelbase 5.2 V-8 10,500a,b
127" Wheelbase 5.2 V-8 11,500b,d
127" Wheelbase 5.2 V-8 12,500a,b
127" Wheelbase 5.9 V-8 12,000b,d
127" Wheelbase 5.9 V-8 13,000a,b
Ram Van 2500/3500:
127" Wheelbase 5.2 V-8 12,500a,b
127" Wheelbase 5.2 V-8 13,000b,e
127" Wheelbase 5.9 V-8 13,000a,b
127" Wheelbase 5.9 V-8 13,500b,e
Ram Trucks:
1500 3.9 V-6 3,300b,d
1500 5.2 V-8 5,000d,g
1500 4WD 5.2 V-8 4,650d,g
1500 5.2/5.9 V-8 7,950a/d,b
1500 4WD 5.2 V-8 5,150a,g
1500 4WD 5.2 V-8 7,600a/d,b
1500 4WD 5.9 V-8 7,450a,b,d
1500 Club & Quad Cab 5.2 V-8 
4,650g,j
1500 Club & Quad Cab 5.2/5.9 V-8 
7,650b,j
1500 Club & Quad Cab 4WD 5.2 V-8 
4,300d,g
1500 Club & Quad Cab 4WD 5.2 V-8 
4,800a,g
1500 Club & Quad Cab 4WD 5.2/5.9 
V-8 7,250b,j
2500 5.9 V-8 8,800f,g
2500 5.9 V-8 8,900b,f
2500 5.9 TD 14,150f,i
2500 5.9 TD 10,200b,d
2500 5.9 TD 12,200b,e
2500 8.0 V-10 13,350f,g
2500 8.0 V-10 13,400b,f
2500 4WD 5.9 V-8 8,350f,g
2500 4WD 5.9 V-8 8,400b,f
2500 4WD 5.9 TD 13,700f,i
2500 4WD 5.9 TD 9,750b,d
2500 4WD 5.9 TD 11,750b,e
2500 4WD 8.0 V-10 12,950f,g
2500 4WD 8.0 V-10 13,000b,f
2500 Club & Quad Cab 5.9 V-8 8,500g,f
2500 Club & Quad Cab 5.9 V-8 8,600b,f
2500 Club & Quad Cab 5.9 TD 13,850f,i
2500 Club & Quad Cab 5.9 TD 9,900b,d
2500 Club & Quad Cab 5.9 TD 11,900b,e
2500 Club & Quad Cab 8.0 V-10 
13,150f,g
2500 Club & Quad Cab 8.0 V-10 
13,200b,f
2500 Club & Quad Cab 4WD 5.9 V-8 
8,050f,g2500 2500 
Club & Quad Cab 4WD 5.9 V-8 8,150b,f
2500 Club & Quad Cab 4WD 5.9 TD 
9,400d,i
2500 Club & Quad Cab 4WD 5.9 TD 
11,400e,i
2500 Club & Quad Cab 4WD 5.9 TD 
9,450b,d
2500 Club & Quad Cab 4WD 5.9 TD 
11,450b,e
2500 Club & Quad Cab 4WD 8.0 V-10 
12,650g,f
2500 Club & Quad Cab 4WD 8.0 V-10 
12,700b,f
3500 5.9 V-8 9,400f,g
3500 5.9 V-8 9,450b,f
3500 5.9 TD 13,900f,i
3500 5.9 TD 9,950b,d
3500 5.9 TD 11,950b,e
3500 8.0 V-10 13,100f,g
3500 8.0 V-10 13,150b,f
3500 4WD 5.9 V-8 8,950f,g
3500 4WD 5.9 V-8 9,000b,f
3500 4WD 5.9 TD 13,450f,i
3500 4WD 5.9 TD 9,450b,d
3500 4WD 5.9 TD 11,450b,e
3500 4WD 8.0 V-10 12,700b/g,f
3500 Club & Quad Cab 5.9 V-8 9,100g,f
3500 Club & Quad Cab 5.9 V-8 9,200b,f
3500 Club & Quad Cab 5.9 TD 13,450f,i
3500 Club & Quad Cab 5.9 TD 9,500b,d
3500 Club & Quad Cab 5.9 TD 11,500b,e
3500 Club & Quad Cab 8.0 V-10 
12,700f,g
3500 Club & Quad Cab 8.0 V-10 
12,750b,f
3500 Club & Quad Cab 4WD 5.9 V-8 
8,650f,g
3500 Club & Quad Cab 4WD 5.9 V-8 
8,750b,f
3500 Club & Quad Cab 4WD 5.9 TD 
13,000d,i
3500 Club & Quad Cab 4WD 5.9 TD 
12,900e,i
3500 Club & Quad Cab 4WD 5.9 TD 
9,050b,d
3500 Club & Quad Cab 4WD 5.9 TD 
11,050b,e
3500 Club & Quad Cab 4WD 8.0 V-10 
12,200g,f
3500 Club & Quad Cab 4WD 8.0 V-10 
12,300b,f
Stratus 2.5 V-6 2,000
NOTE: Tow ratings over 10,000 pounds are for fifth-wheels (except vans).
TD = Turbodiesel.
a Requires 3.9:1 axle ratio.
b Requires four-speed automatic overdrive transmission.
c Requires three-speed automatic transmission.
d Requires 3.55:1 axle ratio.
e Requires 4.09/4.10:1 axle ratio.
f Requires either 3.5/3.9/4.09/4.10:1 axle ratio.
g Requires five-speed manual transmission.
h Requires 3.21:1 axle ratio.
i Requires manual five/six-speed transmission.
j Requires 3.55/3.92:1 axle ratio