Trailer Towing Quiz

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Many options exist for insuring your trailer. In fact, your existing auto insurance may cover or partially cover your trailer. Have you done all the necessary research to ensure proper liability coverage of your trailer? Take this quiz to find out.

Towing speed laws for trailers:

Towing speeds for vehicles towing trailers vary greatly from state to state. <a href="http://auto.howstuffworks.com/auto-parts/towing/vehicle-towing/trailer/trailer-towing-regulations.htm">How Trailer Towing Regulations Work</a>

What does trailer insurance cover?

Coverage with trailer insurance varies from plan to plan. <a href="http://auto.howstuffworks.com/auto-parts/towing/vehicle-towing/trailer/trailer-towing-regulations.htm">How Trailer Towing Regulations Work</a>

What type of coverage do auto insurance policies usually offer on trailers?

Typically, auto insurance policies offer liability coverage only on trailers. <a href="http://auto.howstuffworks.com/auto-parts/towing/vehicle-towing/trailer/trailer-towing-regulations.htm">How Trailer Towing Regulations Work</a>

Trailers are covered (in part or in whole) by what types of insurance?

Trailers are covered (in part or in whole) by trailer insurance, auto insurance, and or homeowners insurance. <a href="http://auto.howstuffworks.com/auto-parts/towing/vehicle-towing/trailer/trailer-towing-regulations.htm">How Trailer Towing Regulations Work</a>

Trailer towing insurance is:

Trailer towing insurance is optional. <a href="http://auto.howstuffworks.com/auto-parts/towing/vehicle-towing/trailer/trailer-towing-regulations.htm">How Trailer Towing Regulations Work</a>

Most states require trailer brakes when:

Most states require trailer brakes when the trailer weight exceeds 1500 lbs. <a href="http://auto.howstuffworks.com/auto-parts/towing/vehicle-towing/trailer/trailer-towing-regulations.htm">How Trailer Towing Regulations Work</a>

Which trailer accessory is typically optional?

Flares are trailer accessories that are typically optional when it comes to state regulations. <a href="http://auto.howstuffworks.com/auto-parts/towing/vehicle-towing/trailer/trailer-towing-regulations.htm">How Trailer Towing Regulations Work</a>

Which trailer accessory is mandatory in most states?

Safety chains, brake lights and turn signals are trailer accessories that are required by most states. <a href="http://auto.howstuffworks.com/auto-parts/towing/vehicle-towing/trailer/trailer-towing-regulations.htm">How Trailer Towing Regulations Work</a>

No matter where you are in the U.S., all trailers need:

Regardless of where you are in the U.S., all trailers need taillights and license plate lights. <a href="http://auto.howstuffworks.com/auto-parts/towing/vehicle-towing/trailer/trailer-towing-regulations.htm">How Trailer Towing Regulations Work</a>

Trailer towing laws:

Trailer towing laws differ from state to state. <a href="http://auto.howstuffworks.com/auto-parts/towing/vehicle-towing/trailer/trailer-towing-regulations.htm">How Trailer Towing Regulations Work</a>

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