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Subject Topic: Car hire with tow bar. Post Reply Post New Topic
11/6/2014 at 1:59pm
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Does anyone know where I can hire a car/van with tow bar. Picking up a restoration project in Wales but don't intend to pull it again after pick as it's staying in garden for studio.
I live in the aughton/ormskirk area.


11/6/2014 at 3:44pm
 Location: Milton Keynes
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The Caravan Club source vehicles with tow bars so perhaps you could give them a ring. When you say its a restoration project is it road worthy?

David


11/6/2014 at 4:03pm
 Location: Midlands
 Outfit: Mondeo Avondale Grampian
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Pulling a trailer? How big is the car your buying and the trailer?

Hire a transit or a 4x4 pickup?   SHB had those with towbars but prices?



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Post 1997 licence holder?

Max tow weight = Cars gross laden weight + Caravans gross laden weight.

These 2 figures must not exceed 3500kg. And the Caravans gross laden weight must not exceed the cars UNLADEN weight.

Unless the manufacturer has set a lower limit.


11/6/2014 at 4:05pm
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It's road worthy yes.
Will have a look thanx


11/6/2014 at 9:00pm
 Location: Midlands
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What size car though and what about the trailer?

When did you pass your driving test?



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Post 1997 licence holder?

Max tow weight = Cars gross laden weight + Caravans gross laden weight.

These 2 figures must not exceed 3500kg. And the Caravans gross laden weight must not exceed the cars UNLADEN weight.

Unless the manufacturer has set a lower limit.


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11/6/2014 at 9:16pm
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Past my test 1997.
All sorted now thanx guys



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