Tow safely with N Charlotte Toyota safe driving tips!

Tow safely with N Charlotte Toyota safe driving tips!
N Charlotte Toyota truck
N Charlotte Toyota truck
Summer is the perfect time for towing. Whether you’re taking your boat to the lake or your camper to the campground, you’re going to need a vehicle that’s ready for towing and you need to know how to drive while towing. Fortunately, our N Charlotte Toyota dealership has tips for towing prep and safe driving.

Get ready to tow with N Charlotte Toyota parts!

Before you hit the road with your trailer or whatever you need to tow, make sure your N Charlotte Toyota truck or SUV is prepped. As easy as it seems, you cannot just using a rope or chain. To protect your N Charlotte Toyota, what you’re towing, and other motorists on the road, you need proper towing equipment and tools. To tow safely and easily, stop into our Toyota Parts Center for equipment like:
  • Tow hitch and receiver
  • Wiring harness
  • Tow straps
  • Towing mirrors
  • Tow bar
  • Towing ball mounts
If you’re loading objects like cars, motorcycles, and ATVs, you may also need loading ramps and wheel chocks. This will help you load up and keep them in place.
If you’re unsure of what all you’ll need to tow and how it works, ask the experts at our N Charlotte Toyota Parts Center! They can help you find exactly what you need and even have equipment installed at our Toyota Service Center.

Tow like a pro with safe driving tips

Your N Charlotte Toyota is ready to tow, but are you? If you’ve never driven while towing before, it can take some getting used to. It feels a little different than driving normally. If you’re going to driving while towing for the first time, keep our safe driving for towing tips in mind!
Tip #1: Brake slowly. Avoid slamming on the brakes. Press on the brake slowly so you can bring your vehicle to a slow stop, as well as your trailer.