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Turn While Towing Tips

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Did you know that making an improper turn is one of the leading causes of traffic crashes across America? The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) reports 2018 was the third-deadliest decade on American roads:

How To Turn While Towing

1. Left Turns (Multi-lane left turn/Vehicle-left side of the lane)


2. Right Turns (Multi-lane/Vehicle-right side of the lane)


Towing Tips And Tricks

1. Plot Out The Turn

Before making a turn, plan and visualize ahead of the maneuver.

2. Wider Turns

Cut a sharper corner than your vehicle to maximize chances of clearing the corner safely.

3. Mirrors

Constantly check mirrors to be aware of surroundings.

4. Practice

As the saying goes, practice makes perfect. Practice turning trailers from small-sized to large-sized trailers.

5. Know Thy Size

The size of the trailer matters most. Understand the trailers details and dimensions.

6. Consult the Experts

Experiencing trouble with driving while towing a large trailer? Call the towing professionals. It is better to be safe than sorry.

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