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Tow bars can be extremely convenient, depending on your vehicle type and what you're towing. Learn about all of the different types of tow bars and how they're mounted to ensure that you're towing in the simplest fashion possible.

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How Rigid A-frame Tow Bars Work

You're finally heading out on that long-awaited vacation. You've got your RV and your car packed up. All you need is your rigid A-frame tow bar to connect the two, and you're ready to go.


How Rigid A-frame Tow Bars Work

 How Rigid A-frame Tow Bars Work

Rigid A-frame tow bars make towing simple. Learn all about rigid A-frame tow bars at HowStuffWorks. See more »

How Self-aligning Car-mounted Tow Bars Work

 How Self-aligning Car-mounted Tow Bars Work

Self-aligning car mounted tow bars are quite handy. Learn more about self-aligning car mounted tow bars at HowStuffWorks. See more »

How Self-aligning Motor home-mounted Tow Bars Work

 How Self-aligning Motor home-mounted Tow Bars Work

Self-Aligning motorhome mounted tow bars are quite convenient. Learn more about self-aligning motorhome mounted tow bars at HowStuffWorks. See more »

How Drawbar Pull Works

 How Drawbar Pull Works

Drawbar pull is an important factor to consider when doing serious towing. Learn all about drawbar pull at HowStuffWorks. See more »