Car Towing Limits Quiz

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4 Min Quiz

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About This Quiz

Towing a vehicle means making informed decisions about safety and also your budget. Do you know which one works best for keeping you safe without breaking the bank? Find out if you know now.

Two-wheel car towing requires:

Two-wheel car towing required a tow dollie. <a href="http://auto.howstuffworks.com/auto-parts/towing/vehicle-towing/car/car-towing-options.htm">What are my car towing options?</a>

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Flat towing is a term used when:

Flat towing is a term used to describe towing when four wheels (of the towed vehicle) are on the ground. <a href="http://auto.howstuffworks.com/auto-parts/towing/vehicle-towing/car/car-towing-options.htm">What are my car towing options?</a>

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How many wheels touch the ground when using a tow bar?

When using a tow bar, two wheels of the towed vehicle touch the ground. <a href="http://auto.howstuffworks.com/auto-parts/towing/vehicle-towing/car/car-towing-options.htm">What are my car towing options?</a>

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Tow bars are:

Tow bars are less expensive than tow dollies. <a href="http://auto.howstuffworks.com/auto-parts/towing/vehicle-towing/car/car-towing-options.htm">What are my car towing options?</a>

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High-end flat bed trailers use:

High-end flat bed trailers use their own braking system. <a href="http://auto.howstuffworks.com/auto-parts/towing/vehicle-towing/car/car-towing-options.htm">What are my car towing options?</a>

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Flat-bed trailers are:

Flat-bed trailers are heavier than dollies, heavier than tow bars and they decrease gas mileage for the coach vehicle. <a href="http://auto.howstuffworks.com/auto-parts/towing/vehicle-towing/car/car-towing-options.htm">What are my car towing options?</a>

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Flat-bed trailers require:

Flat-bed trailers require minimal adjustments to the towed vehicle's power train. <a href="http://auto.howstuffworks.com/auto-parts/towing/vehicle-towing/car/car-towing-options.htm">What are my car towing options?</a>

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Flat-bed towing is:

Flat-bed towing is one of the safest ways to tow your car. <a href="http://auto.howstuffworks.com/auto-parts/towing/vehicle-towing/car/car-towing-options.htm">What are my car towing options?</a>

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How heavy does a coach vehicle need to be?

A coach vehicle needs to be at least 750lbs heavier than the car being towed. <a href="http://auto.howstuffworks.com/auto-parts/towing/vehicle-towing/car/car-towing-options.htm">What are my car towing options?</a>

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What is a coach vehicle?

A coach vehicle is the car (or vehicle) doing the towing. <a href="http://auto.howstuffworks.com/auto-parts/towing/vehicle-towing/car/car-towing-options.htm">What are my car towing options?</a>

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