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As long as your vehicle is in a road worthy condition and it is homologated (permitted) to tow then there should be no reason that your vehicle cant have a towbar fitted.
On every vehicle there should be a VIN plate which has the vehicles axle weights maximum allowed mass (MAM) and sometimes other information like engine numbers and paint codes. These plates or Anti theft stickers are required to be fitted to a structural part of the vehicles body which can not be removed or opened. Depending on the car they are usually located on the vehicles door shuts in the boot or under the bonnet.
Corrosion on a vehicles can cause a weakness in the vehicles structure if this is the case it may effect the the overall strength of the towbar fixing points for this reason we wont be able to fit you a towbar due to safety concerns.
If a towbar is fitted to a vehicle it must be in working order for it to pass the MOT
If your towbar is not working Leicester Towbars can get repair it for you
Having a towbar fitted is usually a bigger job than expected more and likely the boots interior will have to be removed to access the vehicles wiring and the bumper removed to allow fitment of the towbars substructure.
Here at Leicester Towbars we are used to getting wet and cold whilst fitting a towbar so we will make every effort to get your towbar fitted on your preferred fitment date unfortunately in the rare occasion the weather is deemed to be unsafe to work in we will have to re-arrange your appointment for another date
When ordering a towbar for your vehicle Leicester Towbars will always try and locate the best towbar for your vehicle. We always aim to find the towbar with the smallest bumper cut or no cut at all, There is the odd occasion when a visible bumper cut is required we will make every effort to discuss this with you before the fitment date.
Here at Leicester Towbars we have invested heavily in the most up to date coding and diagnostic equipment. When fitting a vehicle specific wiring loom we will update the vehicles software as required.
On some rare occasions we may not be able to code certain vehicles due to software differences or manufacturer security coding in this case the main dealer may have to do this for you.
If your vehicle is still covered under the manufacturers warranty it is advisable to have vehicle specific wiring fitted because it uses and connects the same way as the manufacturers wiring looms so it wont effect the warranty on your vehicle. Some main dealers may insist that unless you have there towbar fitted the warranty is voided unfortunately for them this is not the case.
Here at Leicester Towbars we are fully aware that the automotive industry is adapting rapidly and so are we.
Leicester Towbars can fit to electric and hybrid cars