Isuzu Ascender Towing Capacity (2003 - 2008)

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Isuzu Ascender Towing Capacity Overview

The Isuzu Ascender towing capacity ranges between 4,700 lbs. and 7,200 lbs across various years and trims.

For instance, the 2006 Isuzu Ascender has a minimum towing capacity of 4,700 lbs, while the 2004 Isuzu Ascender has a maximum towing capacity of 7,200 lbs.

Factors such as trim level, engine configuration, and drivetrain can impact the towing capacity of a specific model year of Isuzu Ascender.

The table below shows a sampling of the towing capacities for the Isuzu Ascender.

Scroll down to see the complete year-by-year data.

Isuzu Ascender Towing Capacities
YearTrimTowing CapacityEngineDrivetrain / TransmissionHorsepower / TorquePayloadGVWR
2008LS5,300 lbs4.2L I6RWD / 4 Spd Hydra-Matic Auto w/OD285 HP / 276 ft/lbs956 lbs5,550 lbs
2008LS5,200 lbs4.2L I64WD / 4 Spd Hydra-Matic Auto w/OD285 HP / 276 ft/lbs1,156 lbs5,750 lbs
2008Luxury5,800 lbs4.2L I6RWD / 4 Spd Hydra-Matic Auto w/OD285 HP / 276 ft/lbs956 lbs5,550 lbs
2008Luxury5,700 lbs4.2L I64WD / 4 Spd Hydra-Matic Auto w/OD285 HP / 276 ft/lbs1,156 lbs5,750 lbs
2007LS5,300 lbs4.2L I6RWD / 4 Spd Hydra-Matic Auto w/OD291 HP / 277 ft/lbs956 lbs5,550 lbs
2007LS5,200 lbs4.2L I64WD / 4 Spd Hydra-Matic Auto w/OD291 HP / 277 ft/lbs1,156 lbs5,750 lbs
2007Luxury5,300 lbs4.2L I6RWD / 4 Spd Hydra-Matic Auto w/OD291 HP / 277 ft/lbs956 lbs5,550 lbs
2007Luxury5,200 lbs4.2L I64WD / 4 Spd Hydra-Matic Auto w/OD291 HP / 277 ft/lbs1,156 lbs5,750 lbs
2006LS5,300 lbs4.2L I6RWD / 4 Spd Hydra-Matic Auto w/OD275 HP / 275 ft/lbs956 lbs5,550 lbs
2006LS5,200 lbs4.2L I64WD / 4 Spd Hydra-Matic Auto w/OD275 HP / 275 ft/lbs1,156 lbs5,750 lbs
2006Luxury5,300 lbs4.2L I6RWD / 4 Spd Hydra-Matic Auto w/OD275 HP / 275 ft/lbs956 lbs5,550 lbs
2006Luxury5,200 lbs4.2L I64WD / 4 Spd Hydra-Matic Auto w/OD275 HP / 275 ft/lbs1,156 lbs5,750 lbs
2005LS5,300 lbs4.2L I6RWD / 4 Spd Hydra-Matic Auto w/OD275 HP / 275 ft/lbs956 lbs5,550 lbs
2005LS5,100 lbs4.2L I64WD / 4 Spd Hydra-Matic Auto w/OD275 HP / 275 ft/lbs1,156 lbs5,750 lbs
2005Luxury5,300 lbs4.2L I6RWD / 4 Spd Hydra-Matic Auto w/OD275 HP / 275 ft/lbs956 lbs5,550 lbs
2005Luxury5,100 lbs4.2L I64WD / 4 Spd Hydra-Matic Auto w/OD275 HP / 275 ft/lbs1,156 lbs5,750 lbs
2004LS5,500 lbs4.2L I6RWD / 4 Spd Auto w/OD Hydra-Matic275 HP / 275 ft/lbs1,125 lbs5,550 lbs
2004LS5,500 lbs4.2L I64WD / 4 Spd Auto w/OD Hydra-Matic275 HP / 275 ft/lbs1,138 lbs5,750 lbs
2004Luxury5,500 lbs4.2L I6RWD / 4 Spd Auto w/OD Hydra-Matic275 HP / 275 ft/lbs1,125 lbs5,550 lbs
2003LS5,500 lbs4.2L I6 DOHC 24-ValveRWD / 4 Spd Auto w/OD Hyrda-Matic275 HP / 275 ft/lbs5,367 lbs
2003LS5,500 lbs4.2L I6 DOHC 24-Valve4WD / 4 Spd Auto w/OD Hyrda-Matic275 HP / 275 ft/lbs4,967 lbs
2003S5,500 lbs4.2L I6 DOHC 24-ValveRWD / 4 Spd Auto w/OD Hyrda-Matic275 HP / 275 ft/lbs5,367 lbs
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All towing capacities are braked capacities. This means that the trailer being towed has a braking system installed to assist with the vehicle's own braking. The towing capacities for trailers without brakes will be much less.

Confirm all towing capacities with the owner's manual.

2008 Isuzu Ascender Towing Capacity Data

Depending on trim level and drivetrain, the 2008 Isuzu Ascender towing capacity is between 5,200 lbs. and 5,800 lbs.

2008 Isuzu Ascender Towing Capacities
TrimTowing CapacityEngineDrivetrain / TransmissionHorsepower / TorquePayloadGVWR
LS5,300 lbs4.2L I6RWD / 4 Spd Hydra-Matic Auto w/OD285 HP / 276 ft/lbs956 lbs5,550 lbs
LS5,200 lbs4.2L I64WD / 4 Spd Hydra-Matic Auto w/OD285 HP / 276 ft/lbs1,156 lbs5,750 lbs
Luxury5,800 lbs4.2L I6RWD / 4 Spd Hydra-Matic Auto w/OD285 HP / 276 ft/lbs956 lbs5,550 lbs
Luxury5,700 lbs4.2L I64WD / 4 Spd Hydra-Matic Auto w/OD285 HP / 276 ft/lbs1,156 lbs5,750 lbs
S5,300 lbs4.2L I6RWD / 4 Spd Hydra-Matic Auto w/OD285 HP / 276 ft/lbs956 lbs5,550 lbs
S5,200 lbs4.2L I64WD / 4 Spd Hydra-Matic Auto w/OD285 HP / 276 ft/lbs1,156 lbs5,750 lbs
  • a fishing boat and trailer usually weighs between 900 lbs. to 6,000 lbs.
  • a tent trailer typically weighs between 1,000 lbs. to 1,500 lbs.
  • a fifth-wheel travel trailer averages between 12,000 lbs. to 15,000 lbs.

2007 Isuzu Ascender Towing Capacity Data

Depending on trim level and drivetrain, the 2007 Isuzu Ascender towing capacity is between 5,200 lbs. and 5,300 lbs.

2007 Isuzu Ascender Towing Capacities
TrimTowing CapacityEngineDrivetrain / TransmissionHorsepower / TorquePayloadGVWR
LS5,300 lbs4.2L I6RWD / 4 Spd Hydra-Matic Auto w/OD291 HP / 277 ft/lbs956 lbs5,550 lbs
LS5,200 lbs4.2L I64WD / 4 Spd Hydra-Matic Auto w/OD291 HP / 277 ft/lbs1,156 lbs5,750 lbs
Luxury5,300 lbs4.2L I6RWD / 4 Spd Hydra-Matic Auto w/OD291 HP / 277 ft/lbs956 lbs5,550 lbs
Luxury5,200 lbs4.2L I64WD / 4 Spd Hydra-Matic Auto w/OD291 HP / 277 ft/lbs1,156 lbs5,750 lbs
S5,300 lbs4.2L I6RWD / 4 Spd Hydra-Matic Auto w/OD291 HP / 277 ft/lbs956 lbs5,550 lbs
S5,200 lbs4.2L I64WD / 4 Spd Hydra-Matic Auto w/OD291 HP / 277 ft/lbs1,156 lbs5,750 lbs

2006 Isuzu Ascender Towing Capacity Data

Depending on trim level and drivetrain, the 2006 Isuzu Ascender towing capacity is between 4,700 lbs. and 6,400 lbs.

2006 Isuzu Ascender Towing Capacities
TrimTowing CapacityEngineDrivetrain / TransmissionHorsepower / TorquePayloadGVWR
LS5,300 lbs4.2L I6RWD / 4 Spd Hydra-Matic Auto w/OD275 HP / 275 ft/lbs956 lbs5,550 lbs
LS5,200 lbs4.2L I64WD / 4 Spd Hydra-Matic Auto w/OD275 HP / 275 ft/lbs1,156 lbs5,750 lbs
Luxury5,300 lbs4.2L I6RWD / 4 Spd Hydra-Matic Auto w/OD275 HP / 275 ft/lbs956 lbs5,550 lbs
Luxury5,200 lbs4.2L I64WD / 4 Spd Hydra-Matic Auto w/OD275 HP / 275 ft/lbs1,156 lbs5,750 lbs
S5,300 lbs4.2L I6RWD / 4 Spd Hydra-Matic Auto w/OD275 HP / 275 ft/lbs956 lbs5,550 lbs
S5,200 lbs4.2L I64WD / 4 Spd Hydra-Matic Auto w/OD275 HP / 275 ft/lbs1,156 lbs5,750 lbs
LS4,900 lbs4.2L I6RWD / 4 Spd Hydra-Matic Auto w/OD275 HP / 275 ft/lbs1,427 lbs6,200 lbs
LS4,700 lbs4.2L I64WD / 4 Spd Hydra-Matic Auto w/OD275 HP / 275 ft/lbs1,446 lbs6,400 lbs
S4,900 lbs4.2L I6RWD / 4 Spd Hydra-Matic Auto w/OD275 HP / 275 ft/lbs1,427 lbs6,200 lbs
S4,700 lbs4.2L I64WD / 4 Spd Hydra-Matic Auto w/OD275 HP / 275 ft/lbs1,446 lbs6,400 lbs
Limited6,400 lbs5.3L V8 OHV MPFIRWD / 4 Spd Hydra-Matic Auto w/OD300 HP / 330 ft/lbs1,378 lbs6,200 lbs
Limited6,200 lbs5.3L V8 OHV MPFI4WD / 4 Spd Hydra-Matic Auto w/OD300 HP / 330 ft/lbs1,393 lbs6,400 lbs
LS5,900 lbs5.3L V8 OHV MPFIRWD / 4 Spd Hydra-Matic Auto w/OD300 HP / 330 ft/lbs1,378 lbs6,200 lbs
LS5,700 lbs5.3L V8 OHV MPFI4WD / 4 Spd Hydra-Matic Auto w/OD300 HP / 330 ft/lbs1,393 lbs6,400 lbs

2005 Isuzu Ascender Towing Capacity Data

Depending on trim level and drivetrain, the 2005 Isuzu Ascender towing capacity is between 4,800 lbs. and 6,600 lbs.

2005 Isuzu Ascender Towing Capacities
TrimTowing CapacityEngineDrivetrain / TransmissionHorsepower / TorquePayloadGVWR
LS5,300 lbs4.2L I6RWD / 4 Spd Hydra-Matic Auto w/OD275 HP / 275 ft/lbs956 lbs5,550 lbs
LS5,100 lbs4.2L I64WD / 4 Spd Hydra-Matic Auto w/OD275 HP / 275 ft/lbs1,156 lbs5,750 lbs
Luxury5,300 lbs4.2L I6RWD / 4 Spd Hydra-Matic Auto w/OD275 HP / 275 ft/lbs956 lbs5,550 lbs
Luxury5,100 lbs4.2L I64WD / 4 Spd Hydra-Matic Auto w/OD275 HP / 275 ft/lbs1,156 lbs5,750 lbs
S5,300 lbs4.2L I6RWD / 4 Spd Hydra-Matic Auto w/OD275 HP / 275 ft/lbs956 lbs5,550 lbs
S5,100 lbs4.2L I64WD / 4 Spd Hydra-Matic Auto w/OD275 HP / 275 ft/lbs1,156 lbs5,750 lbs
LS5,000 lbs4.2L I6RWD / 4 Spd Hydra-Matic Auto w/OD275 HP / 275 ft/lbs1,427 lbs6,200 lbs
LS4,800 lbs4.2L I64WD / 4 Spd Hydra-Matic Auto w/OD275 HP / 275 ft/lbs1,446 lbs6,400 lbs
S5,000 lbs4.2L I6RWD / 4 Spd Hydra-Matic Auto w/OD275 HP / 275 ft/lbs1,427 lbs6,200 lbs
S4,800 lbs4.2L I64WD / 4 Spd Hydra-Matic Auto w/OD275 HP / 275 ft/lbs1,446 lbs6,400 lbs
Limited6,600 lbs5.3L V8 OHV MPFIRWD / 4 Spd Hydra-Matic Auto w/OD300 HP / 330 ft/lbs1,378 lbs6,200 lbs
Limited6,200 lbs5.3L V8 OHV MPFI4WD / 4 Spd Hydra-Matic Auto w/OD300 HP / 330 ft/lbs1,393 lbs6,400 lbs
LS5,900 lbs5.3L V8 OHV MPFIRWD / 4 Spd Hydra-Matic Auto w/OD300 HP / 330 ft/lbs1,378 lbs6,200 lbs
LS5,700 lbs5.3L V8 OHV MPFI4WD / 4 Spd Hydra-Matic Auto w/OD300 HP / 330 ft/lbs1,393 lbs6,400 lbs

2004 Isuzu Ascender Towing Capacity Data

Depending on trim level and drivetrain, the 2004 Isuzu Ascender towing capacity is between 5,300 lbs. and 7,200 lbs.

2004 Isuzu Ascender Towing Capacities
TrimTowing CapacityEngineDrivetrain / TransmissionHorsepower / TorquePayloadGVWR
LS5,500 lbs4.2L I6RWD / 4 Spd Auto w/OD Hydra-Matic275 HP / 275 ft/lbs1,125 lbs5,550 lbs
LS5,500 lbs4.2L I64WD / 4 Spd Auto w/OD Hydra-Matic275 HP / 275 ft/lbs1,138 lbs5,750 lbs
Luxury5,500 lbs4.2L I6RWD / 4 Spd Auto w/OD Hydra-Matic275 HP / 275 ft/lbs1,125 lbs5,550 lbs
Luxury5,500 lbs4.2L I64WD / 4 Spd Auto w/OD Hydra-Matic275 HP / 275 ft/lbs1,138 lbs5,750 lbs
S5,500 lbs4.2L I6RWD / 4 Spd Auto w/OD Hydra-Matic275 HP / 275 ft/lbs1,125 lbs5,550 lbs
S5,500 lbs4.2L I64WD / 4 Spd Auto w/OD Hydra-Matic275 HP / 275 ft/lbs1,138 lbs5,750 lbs
LS5,500 lbs4.2L I6RWD / 4 Spd Auto w/OD Hydra-Matic275 HP / 275 ft/lbs1,410 lbs6,200 lbs
LS5,300 lbs4.2L I64WD / 4 Spd Auto w/OD Hydra-Matic275 HP / 275 ft/lbs1,433 lbs6,400 lbs
S5,500 lbs4.2L I6RWD / 4 Spd Auto w/OD Hydra-Matic275 HP / 275 ft/lbs1,410 lbs6,200 lbs
S5,300 lbs4.2L I64WD / 4 Spd Auto w/OD Hydra-Matic275 HP / 275 ft/lbs1,433 lbs6,400 lbs
Limited7,200 lbs5.3L V8 OHVRWD / 4 Spd Auto w/OD Hydra-Matic290 HP / 325 ft/lbs1,366 lbs6,200 lbs
Limited7,000 lbs5.3L V8 OHV4WD / 4 Spd Auto w/OD Hydra-Matic290 HP / 325 ft/lbs1,380 lbs6,400 lbs
LS7,200 lbs5.3L V8 OHVRWD / 4 Spd Auto w/OD Hydra-Matic290 HP / 325 ft/lbs1,366 lbs6,200 lbs
LS7,000 lbs5.3L V8 OHV4WD / 4 Spd Auto w/OD Hydra-Matic290 HP / 325 ft/lbs1,380 lbs6,400 lbs

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Isuzu Ascender Towing Capacity By Year

2003 Isuzu Ascender Towing Capacity Data

The 2003 Isuzu Ascender towing capacity is 5,500 lbs. regardless of its trim level or drivetrain.

2003 Isuzu Ascender Towing Capacities
TrimTowing CapacityEngineDrivetrain / TransmissionHorsepower / TorqueGVWR
LS5,500 lbs4.2L I6 DOHC 24-ValveRWD / 4 Spd Auto w/OD Hyrda-Matic275 HP / 275 ft/lbs5,367 lbs
LS5,500 lbs4.2L I6 DOHC 24-Valve4WD / 4 Spd Auto w/OD Hyrda-Matic275 HP / 275 ft/lbs4,967 lbs
S5,500 lbs4.2L I6 DOHC 24-ValveRWD / 4 Spd Auto w/OD Hyrda-Matic275 HP / 275 ft/lbs5,367 lbs
S5,500 lbs4.2L I6 DOHC 24-Valve4WD / 4 Spd Auto w/OD Hyrda-Matic275 HP / 275 ft/lbs4,967 lbs
Limited5,500 lbs4.2L I6 DOHC 24-ValveRWD / 4 Spd Auto w/OD Hyrda-Matic275 HP / 275 ft/lbs5,367 lbs
Limited5,500 lbs4.2L I6 DOHC 24-Valve4WD / 4 Spd Auto w/OD Hyrda-Matic275 HP / 275 ft/lbs4,967 lbs

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