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3 Simple Steps to Using a Trailer Hitch Adapter

Trailer hitch adapters are great because they do just that: adapt. You can use them with a 2 inch hitch accessory with a 1 ¼ inch receiver. Even better, trailer hitch adapters can also be used with hitch-mounted bike racks … Continue reading

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How Does Tongue Weight Affect My Car?

Tongue weight (TW) is incredibly important when it comes to towing and hauling cargo with your car. Improper tongue weight would make it very difficult to operate your vehicle, let alone do so safely. If you are not familiar with … Continue reading

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Safety Tips for Towing a Camper or RV This Fall

Prime camping season is approaching fast, which means avid travelers are planning road trips to through wine country, to the coast, and much more!  When long road trips are on the itinerary, it is common for the voyage to include … Continue reading

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Recommended Tow Hitch Fittings You’ll Need for Long Distance Hauls

There are several hitch accessories that are recommended for drivers to use when towing a trailer longer distances. Although there are several hitch accessories you don’t necessarily need for shorter hauls, long distance towing is a more serious undertaking, especially … Continue reading

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Frequently Asked Questions About Towing a Trailer

Towing a trailer doesn’t have to be a daunting task. As long as you have the right experience, knowledge, and equipment, you can easily tow a trailer without any difficulties. It is always a great idea to review some helpful … Continue reading

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Common Causes of Towing Accidents and How to Avoid Them

Many tow truck drivers can go their whole careers without experiencing an accident of any kind, while another can get into trouble on their very first try. No matter how experienced you are in towing, whether you are a professional … Continue reading

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Tips for Loading Towed Vehicles

Learning how to drive a towing vehicle is one feat, but learning how to properly load the towed vehicle is another. And one commonly overlooked in terms of towing safety. Not only can improper towing cause serious accidents and losses, … Continue reading

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Tips to Towing a Trailer Safely

If you intend to haul a car, motorcycle, or anything else with the use of a trailer, you should know all there is to know about hitches, trailers, towing, and safety. Safe towing requires this type of knowledge, and preferably, … Continue reading

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