Your local trusted Tow bar fitters

I can supply and fit your towbar and take care of all the electrics at your home or work place. I can fit towbars on all cars and vans up to 3.5 tonnes. I cover all areas within a 25 mile radius of Bitterne, Southampton. Fitting can take from two to four hours and will require the rear bumper be removed to allow fitting of the towbar and electrics.

During office hours I am usually fitting so please call my mobile (in the unlikely event I don't answer please leave a message) 07860 836966 or get in touch online today to book a free quote.

Towbar fitting

One size does not fit all when it comes to Towbar fitting. With over 30 years experience and fitting agents for TowTrust, Brink (Thule), Westaflia TowBars and PCT Automotive, I ensure, I not only fit the best and tidiest towbar for your specific vehicle, I fit the safest. How many other tow bar fitters mention safety?

Not only can fitting the wrong towbar can be dangerous it can be unsafe. Incorrectly fitted Towbars can affect your vehicles stability and put a strain on your vehicles engine, suspension, brakes and bodywork.

Towbar Wiring 7pin/13 pin

When having a towbar fitted its not all just about getting the correct towbar, its about getting the wiring kit that provides the object being towed with power and lighting. You need to consider if you plan on towing just a trailer or towbar mounted bike rack or towing a caravan which needs an additional power supply?
To find out more about 7 pin and 13 pin wiring harness click here

 

 
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Types of Towbar

Did you know the height and position of your tow ball is set by Law? The tow ball should be between 350mm and 420mm from the ground with the vehicle in a 'laden' state (ie loaded with passengers and luggage specified within the car manufacturers documents). This ensure regardless of where you travel you know its legal.

Alko Hitches

If you are planning on towing a caravan it will most likely be fitted with a Alko Stabiliser so will need to have an ALKO ball fitted. Alko Coupling have friction pads to prevent lurching and swaying motions whilst towing your caravan, they are designed to improve towing stability and ensure perfect driving dynamics.

 

Detachable / fitted swan neck Towbars

Detachable / fitted swan neck TowbarsDetachable towbars are less money then retractable towbars but more money than fixed towbars.

Detachable towbars could be considered similar to retractable however instead of being hidden you detachable the actual towing ball when not in use. Its also ideal if you have reversing sensors, due to its slim-line design.

The beam assembly is similar to that of a conventional towbar, however the tow ball on the front of the crossbeam is replaced with a fitting for attaching the detachable towbar.

Looking for local trusted reputable Detachable / fitted swan neck towbar fitter?
Just give Chase towbars a call on 07860 836966 or get in touch online today to book a free quote.

Fixed Flange Towbars / Tow hitches

Fixed Flange Towbars / Tow hitchesFixed flange towbars are the cheapest type of towbar fitment. The tow ball is permanently fixed to your car and therefore permanently visible. This is the best choice if you plan on using the towbar all the time.

Looking for local trusted reputable fixed flange towbar fitter?
Just give Chase towbars a call on 07860 836966 or get in touch online today to book a free quote.

7 pin and 13 pin wiring harness

7 pin and 13 pin wiring harnessDepending upon what you plan to tow as a minimum you will need power for brake, fog and rear tail lights and also indicators these can be powered through a 7 pin connector.

The connectors gets their power from your existing vehicles 12v car electrics.

If you are planning on towing a caravan you would also need to consider internal electrics in your caravan including lights, fridge, etc, these can be powered through a 13 pin connector.

7 Pin wiring kit The 7 pin wiring kit provides basic lighting functions for the trailer.

  • Rear lights
  • Brake lights
  • Indicators
  • Rear fog light
  • Trailer turn signal light control

13 pin wiring kit The 13 pin wiring kit provides in addition to lighting functions convenient functions such as lights in the caravan, refrigerator operation or reverse lights.

  • Rear lights
  • Brake lights
  • Indicators
  • Rear fog light
  • Trailer turn signal light control
  • Permanent positive 12v feed
  • Charging line

Looking for local trusted reputable towbar fitter?
Just give Chase towbars a call on 07860 836966 or get in touch online today to book a free quote.

 
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