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Towing mirrors may seem like a no brainer, but there's more to it than meets the eye. Mirror installation can be cumbersome depending on which type you buy. Take this quiz to find out if your mirrors are up to par.

Towing mirrors often come equipped when you a buy a vehicle with what?

  • Side-curtain airbags
  • Leather interior
  • A towing package
  • High cargo carrying capacity

Which type of towing mirror is made differently depending on the vehicle’s year, make and model?

  • Hot spot
  • Convex
  • Custom slip-on
  • Heated

In the U.S., which level of government mandates the towing mirror regulations?

  • National
  • State
  • City
  • County

Which of these is not a type of portable towing mirror?

  • Universal fit
  • Hot spot
  • Standard
  • Custom slip-on

Which of these is not a type of permanent towing mirror?

  • LED
  • Heated
  • Telescopic trailer tow
  • Hot spot

What should be the deciding factor between choosing between portable towing mirrors and permanent towing mirrors?

  • The size of your trailer
  • The size of your vehicle
  • Maximum towing capacity
  • Towing frequency

Which type of towing mirror is the easiest to install?

  • Hot spot
  • Universal fit
  • Custom slip-on
  • LED

Which type of towing mirror should the average driver not attempt to install by themselves?

  • Hot spot
  • Custom slip-on
  • LED
  • Universal fit

What causes the most towing-related accidents on the road?

  • Improperly secured trailers
  • Blind spots
  • Imbalanced loads
  • Losing a trailer tire

As a general rule of thumb, when looking in your side view mirrors you should be able to see along the entire length of what?

  • Your vehicle
  • The road
  • Your trailer
  • Pressure braking system