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Is there a way to add a trailer towing package to this vehicle as I need to hall 4400 lbs?

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No, the car is rated to tow a maximum of 1000 lbs unbraked, so you are way off.

You will need a heavier and more powerful vehicle, something like a Dodge Durango. Don't forget to factor in the weight of passengers and any other luggage.

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I agree with the others about this one , no way a 02 impala could safely stop 4400 lbs and im sure it cant take the tongue weight as well of that size load , if your need to tow such a load is only temporary then consider renting a lite truck or motor home those size trucks should have no problem with that size load , now a 72 impala SS with a 350 v8 now theres a car that could tow this load !!! it's 7300 lbs just by itself!!

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