2 Suggestions for Towing Forklifts

10 November 2019
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If you own a forklift and plan to get a towing service company to tow this equipment for you, these two suggestions might be of use to you. 1. Get it towed on a tipper trailer if you won't have time to refuel If the forklift's fuel supply has been used up and you definitely won't get a chance to fill up its fuel tank again before you have it towed, then you should find out if the towing business you are going to use has tipper trailers. Read More 

3 Ways to Prevent the Effects of Road Salt on Your Tow Truck Trailer During Winter

22 May 2019
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The towing business can be unforgiving if you do not have the right machinery for the job. Not only do you have to meet industry requirements, but you also have to protect your tow trucks for optimal performance. It is for this reason that most tow truck businesses invest in galvanized tow trucks. The galvanized surface prevents corrosion from attacking the trailer, thus eliminating expensive repairs and replacements. That said, proper maintenance of a galvanized tow truck is vital during winter. Read More 

Yes, You Should Call a Tow Truck Rather Than Drive Your Car

3 May 2017
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It's obvious that you may need to call a tow truck when your car has literally broken down and it won't start, or has suddenly screeched to a halt for some reason. However, there are other times when you should have the car towed rather than driving the car or trying to fix sudden problems on your own. Note a few of those times here so you know you're always safe on the road and don't cause small mechanical issues with the car to get worse over time. Read More 

How to Prepare for a Long Distance Road Trip in a Rented Vehicle

2 May 2017
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If you are planning on taking a long distance trip on a rented vehicle, it is important to make sure that the car is in good condition before embarking on the journey.  Using a hired vehicle is different from traveling with yours as you may not be aware of the conditions that the car has been exposed to over the years. This leaves you at the risk of experiencing roadside emergencies and car breakdowns. Read More 

Calling a Towing Company: 3 Steps to Take

28 April 2017
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A vehicle is a complex machine, which means that there is a range of things which can potentially go wrong. Even if you take good care of your car, performing regular servicing and repairs, it may still break down when you are out on the road. If you suffer a breakdown, you may need to call out a tow truck rescue service. Below is a guide to the steps you should take to ensure that the rescue of your vehicle and its occupants is successful. Read More