Tow Bar Quiz

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4 Min Quiz

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About This Quiz

Choosing between all the tow bar options out there can be daunting if you aren't fully informed. Think you're ready to tow your car behind your RV? Take this quiz and find out.

Which type of tow bar is among the cheapest and lightest weight RV accessories?

Rigid A-frame tow bars are among the lightest weight and the cheapest of all RV accessories. <a href="http://auto.howstuffworks.com/auto-parts/towing/equipment/tow-bars/self-aligning-motorhome-mounted-tow-bars.htm">How Self-aligning Motorhome-mounted Tow Bars Work</a>

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Which type of tow bar is sometimes referred to as a "marriage saver"?

Self-aligning motor home-mounted tow bars are sometimes referred to as "marriage savers". <a href="http://auto.howstuffworks.com/auto-parts/towing/equipment/tow-bars/self-aligning-motorhome-mounted-tow-bars.htm">How Self-aligning Motorhome-mounted Tow Bars Work</a>

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Which type of tow bar has all of the benefits and ease of use of a car-mounted self-aligning tow bar, but none of the drawbacks?

Self-aligning motor home-mounted tow bars have all the benefits and ease of a car-mounted self-aligning tow bar but none of the drawbacks. <a href="http://auto.howstuffworks.com/auto-parts/towing/equipment/tow-bars/self-aligning-motorhome-mounted-tow-bars.htm">How Self-aligning Motorhome-mounted Tow Bars Work</a>

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Which type of tow bar is best for people who only tow vehicles a couple of times a year?

Rigid A-frame tow bars are best for people who only tow vehicles a couple of times a year because they are cheap and fairly easy to use. <a href="http://auto.howstuffworks.com/auto-parts/towing/equipment/tow-bars/rigid-a-frame-tow-bars.htm">How Rigid A-frame Tow Bars Work</a>

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Which type of tow bar can negatively impact vehicle fuel efficiency and the vehicle's suspension?

Self-aligning car-mounted tow bars can negatively impact vehicle fuel efficiency and the vehicle's suspension because they are larger and heavier than other tow bars. <a href="http://auto.howstuffworks.com/auto-parts/towing/equipment/tow-bars/self-aligning-car-mounted-tow-bars.htm">How Self-aligning Car-mounted Tow Bars Work</a>

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Which type of tow bar can end up causing additional damage to a car, truck or SUV if it is involved in an accident?

Self-aligning car-mounted tow bars can end up causing additional damage to a car, truck, or SUV if it is involved in an accident because of the additional weight and bulk attached to the vehicle. <a href="http://auto.howstuffworks.com/auto-parts/towing/equipment/tow-bars/self-aligning-car-mounted-tow-bars.htm">How Self-aligning Car-mounted Tow Bars Work</a>

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What is the pulling force, or pulling ability, of a vehicle?

The drawbar pull describes the pulling force, or pulling ability, of a vehicle. <a href="http://auto.howstuffworks.com/auto-parts/towing/equipment/tow-bars/drawbar-pull.htm">How Drawbar Pull Works</a>

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Which towing device allows vehicles to be towed behind RVs on their own four wheels?

Tow bars allow vehicles to be towed behind RVs on their own four wheels. <a href="http://auto.howstuffworks.com/auto-parts/towing/equipment/tow-bars/rigid-a-frame-tow-bars.htm">How Rigid A-frame Tow Bars Work</a>

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Which type of tow bar is solid and welded?

Rigid A-frame tow bars are solid and welded. <a href="http://auto.howstuffworks.com/auto-parts/towing/equipment/tow-bars/rigid-a-frame-tow-bars.htm">How Rigid A-frame Tow Bars Work</a>

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Which type of tow bar can be folded and locked into the hitch?

Self-aligning motor home-mounted tow bars and be folded and locked on the hitch. <a href="http://auto.howstuffworks.com/auto-parts/towing/equipment/tow-bars/self-aligning-motorhome-mounted-tow-bars.htm">How Self-aligning Motorhome-mounted Tow Bars Work</a>

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