Ford Flex Towing Capacity Table – 2009-2018

The following table contains the maximum trailer weight (towing capacity) recommended for a Ford Flex for every model year 2009 and after. Use the drop downs to find a particular year, trim or engine.

We have provided a link to the source of each rating – typically the owner’s manual. Always consult your owner’s manual for towing instructions.

YearTrimEngineMax Tow CapacityDescriptionSources
2018FWD/AWD3.5L V-64,500 Tow Package Required, Requires weight-distributing hitch on FWD models.Source
2018AWD3.5L V-6 Turbocharged4,500Tow Package RequiredSource
20093.5L V-62,000Source
20093.5L V-64,500Tow Package RequiredSource
20103.5L V-62,000Source
20103.5L V-64,500Tow Package RequiredSource
20113.5L V-62,000Source
20113.5L V-64,500Tow Package RequiredSource
20123.5L V-64,500Tow Package RequiredSource
20133.5L V-64,500Tow Package RequiredSource
20143.5L V-64,500Tow Package RequiredSource
2015All4,500Tow Package RequiredSource
2016All4,500Tow Package RequiredSource
2017All4,500Tow Package RequiredSource

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