Car Towing Limits Quiz

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Car Towing Limits 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:
A tow dollie
A trailer
A tow bar
All of the above
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Two-wheel car towing required a tow dollie. What are my car towing options?

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Flat towing is a term used when:
Two wheel are on the ground
Four wheels are on the ground
No wheel are on the ground
None of the above
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Flat towing is a term used to describe towing when four wheels (of the towed vehicle) are on the ground. What are my car towing options?

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How many wheels touch the ground when using a tow bar?
Four wheels
Two wheels
No Wheels
None of the above
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When using a tow bar, two wheels of the towed vehicle touch the ground. What are my car towing options?

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Tow bars are:
Less expensive than tow dollies
More expensive that flat beds
Both a and b
None of the above
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Tow bars are less expensive than tow dollies. What are my car towing options?

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High-end flat bed trailers use:
Their own braking system
The coach vehicle’s braking system
No braking system
None of the above
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High-end flat bed trailers use their own braking system. What are my car towing options?

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Flat-bed trailers are:
Heavier than dollies
Heavier than tow bars
Decrease gas mileage for the coach vehicle
All of the above
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Flat-bed trailers are heavier than dollies, heavier than tow bars and they decrease gas mileage for the coach vehicle. What are my car towing options?

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Flat-bed trailers require:
Minimal adjustments to the towed vehicle's power train
No adjustments to the towed vehicle's power train
Many adjustments to the towed vehicle's power train
None of the above
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Wrong Answer

Flat-bed trailers require minimal adjustments to the towed vehicle's power train. What are my car towing options?

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Flat-bed towing is:
One of the safest ways to tow your car
One of the most dangerous ways to tow your car
Illegal in most states
None of the above
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Wrong Answer

Flat-bed towing is one of the safest ways to tow your car. What are my car towing options?

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How heavy does a coach vehicle need to be?
At least 500 lbs heavier than the car being towed
At least 750 lbs heavier than the car being towed
At least 1500 lbs heavier than the car being towed
None of the above
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A coach vehicle needs to be at least 750lbs heavier than the car being towed. What are my car towing options?

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What is a coach vehicle?
The car being towed
The car doing the towing
A specific type of tow truck
None of the above
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A coach vehicle is the car (or vehicle) doing the towing. What are my car towing options?

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