Different types of towbars

A towbar is kind of a device really which you need to attach to your vehicle’s chassis in order to tow your car. Sometimes it can be a ball to allow the articulation and swivel of your trailer or maybe as a hook to use your trailer in agricultural work.

As you can understand, there are different kinds of towbars available for the different purpose and you need to choose them carefully according to your need. This is very much important to understand how different towbars work and which one can be the best option for you to buy because you won’t be buying a new towbar every second day. If you go through the online or local market, you can find out 4 main types of Auckland towbars amongst which you need to choose one for your use.

Different types of Towbar

  • Fixed towbar
  • Retractable towbar
  • Flanged ball towbar
  • Detachable towbar

Fixed towbars

The first of the types is Fixed towbar. The name actually says everything about this towbar. This type of towbar stays attached to your car permanently. Normally, this bar stays in front of your eyes and no one detaches them that easily. For the drivers who needs to use towbars on a regular basis, prefer this type of towbars mostly. Although, most of the drivers prefer to use this towbar but, you can not use this towbar with every single car. It will depend on the license plate on your car. You need to connect the towbar in a way that it does not cover the number plate at all. These towbars are normally less expensive compared to the retractable and detachable towbars.

Detachable towbars

These types of towbars are the one which you can remove easily. You can trust them with your task. These towbars Auckland are quite reliable and safe to use too. The main benefit is that you can detach them easily when you are not using them. Drivers who rarely uses a towbar will definitely prefer this type of towbar.

Retractable towbars

The retractable towbars are almost like the detachable ones. The difference that stands between these 2 types of towbars is the convenience of use. In the case of the detachable towbars, you will need to remove it completely and fix it again when you need it, and you need to do it manually. In this case, you can use a lever to control the towbar and conceal it under your car while you are not using it. Other than this, there is no difference in these 2 types of towbars.

Flanged ball towbars

This towbar is strictly for the professionals to use. These Auckland towbars are used mostly in the commercial vehicles and you can adjust the height of the towbar as well. These types of towbars are really strong and easy to use too.

Conclusion

So, now that you know the types of Auckland towbars, you can easily choose the one that will suit your need. But the best practice is to consult an expert and then decide which type of towbar you should use.