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Farmers: Save Diesel Fuel This Growing Spring By Using A Truck To Tow Your Tractor

Posted by on May 20, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Farmers: Save Diesel Fuel This Growing Spring By Using A Truck To Tow Your Tractor

Diesel tractors are designed to provide lots of power so they can plow fields, harvest crops and transport heavy loads. All of their power comes at a price, though. They fuel economies are extremely low. Diesel tractors average between 6.5 and 7 mpg. Driving one just a little ways will quickly burn through fuel. If you operate a farm, reduce how much diesel fuel you need to buy by towing your inefficient tractor to your farm’s fields this spring with a truck that’s more fuel efficient. Here’s what you need to check so you...

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Three Things To Have In Place When Offering Manufactured Home Towing Services

Posted by on May 19, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Three Things To Have In Place When Offering Manufactured Home Towing Services

More and more businesses are opening that are building homes on a site, then transferring them to their client’s lot. Likewise, more homeowners are interested in the ease and customization that comes with having a prefabricated home. There is space in the middle for someone to deliver these homes. If you own or operate a towing service, your profits can increase significantly if you aid in moving mobile homes or prefabricated houses to their lots. Here are three things that you need to understand and have in place before moving...

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4 Items To Keep In Your Winter Emergency Vehicle Kit As A Parent

Posted by on May 18, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on 4 Items To Keep In Your Winter Emergency Vehicle Kit As A Parent

It is always wise to have a winter emergency kit on hand in your vehicle just in case you find yourself stranded in the cold, waiting on a 24-hour roadside service to arrive. While the general necessities, such as a flashlight, water, and a radio will be ideal for you as an adult, if you are frequently traveling with small children, it is best to give the emergency kit a little more thought. There are some items that you will surely need if you are stranded with kids in the winter, so here are a few you should make sure to include in your...

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Have A Safe Trip: 5 Warning Signs When Driving

Posted by on Feb 16, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Have A Safe Trip: 5 Warning Signs When Driving

Towing services exist to help you when you are in need. If your car breaks down, if you run out of gas, or if anything else happens that requires help getting your car to the right location, auto towing services are your best bet. However, the goal is to not need towing in the first place. Here are 5 signs to watch out for when driving your car. If you notice them, get a professional repair team involved right away: 1. Strange “Knocking” Noise If you are driving along and you hear a noise that sounds like clicking, then should be...

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Towing Services 101: A Guide For First-Time Customers

Posted by on Jan 5, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Towing Services 101: A Guide For First-Time Customers

As a driver, you put a lot of faith in your vehicle every time you climb behind the wheel and set off on a journey, whether it is long or short. However, the bottom line is, a car is merely a machine, and as such, they have their occasional blips and breakdowns. If you are a driver, it is likely that at some point you will have to count on a towing service to come to your rescue when your car fails you. If you have never dealt with a towing service before, here are some answers to a few questions that you might have concerning the...

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Keep Towing Services Cheap And Easy With These Tips

Posted by on Nov 10, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Keep Towing Services Cheap And Easy With These Tips

If your car breaks down while you are driving, the last thing you will want to do is pay too much for towing and delay your schedule more than necessary. Getting back on the road fast and stress-free is the main goal, which is why hiring the right towing company is critical. Before you potentially experience issues that force you to pull off to the side of the road be sure that you know who to call and hire for your service. A great few things to consider when hiring a tow company are the following: Be Sure They Offer 24/7 Services: If your...

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Need A Tow? Three Reasons Why Most Modern Cars Need A Car Carrier

Posted by on Aug 19, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Need A Tow? Three Reasons Why Most Modern Cars Need A Car Carrier

Pick up a 1955 Chevy with a sling-back tow truck and you’re more apt to tweak the truck’s frame than the steel bumper on that Chevy. Back then, cars were made of steel, and not much else except for the tires and the upholstery. Modern cars are made of a combination of steel, fiberglass and plastic. The light weight is great for gas mileage, but the more fragile components don’t fare as well when towed. Below are the differences between a sling tow truck and a car carrier and three reasons to choose the latter if your modern...

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Keep Your Family Safe With Road Side Emergency Kits

Posted by on Jul 10, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Keep Your Family Safe With Road Side Emergency Kits

From new cars to older models, cars are subject to breaking down or rendering you stranded. Fortunately, there are small items or kits that you can place inside your car to keep you and your family safe. No matter whether there are weather conditions that may be threatening or you have to wait it out for a towing truck, the inventory you prepare for your trunk will help you. It is suggested to make a list of needs depending on your geographical location. Emergency Road Kit There are emergency road kits that can be obtained from your local...

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Will Self-Driving Tractor Trailers Cause More Accidents In The Future?

Posted by on Jun 23, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Will Self-Driving Tractor Trailers Cause More Accidents In The Future?

Everyone is aware of the fatigue that tractor trailer drivers often experience. They must adhere to strict schedules, requiring them to drive for extended hours until they reach their destination. This and other concerns have prompted manufacturers of big rigs to consider designing tractor trailers with the ability to drive autonomously. This leaves many people to wonder if this will increase the amount of tractor trailer towing due to more frequent malfunctions and accidents. Several major manufacturers are currently testing self-driving...

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Transporting Your Lawnmower By Trailer

Posted by on May 22, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Transporting Your Lawnmower By Trailer

If you need to move your ride on lawnmower from one location to another, you will obviously not want to simply hop onto your lawnmower and hit the road. Lawnmowers are only intended for mowing lawns, but not for traveling down a highway. Instead, you will need a trailer and a vehicle that is capable of pulling the trailer. Get the Right Trailer Make sure you get a trailer that has a proper ramp. While you could construct a makeshift ramp, it will not be as sturdy as a ramp designed specifically for the trailer, particularity the arch-loaded...

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