[DML] Re: Towing the DMC
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[DML] Re: Towing the DMC



I can almost guarantee that would ruin the transmission. I wouldn't 
flat tow it without removing the axles (takes maybe 20 minutes with 
hand tools, 5 with power tools). Even then I'm not sure how you'd 
securely attach a tow bar to it. Maybe you could use a tow dolly (a 
small trailer that the front or rear wheels sit in, that has its own 
wheels). If you tow the car backwards be sure to tie the louvers 
down. 

Dave Swingle

--- In dmcnews@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx, "Videobob Moseley" <videobob@xxxx> 
wrote:
>
> 
> Does anyone have any experience towing a DeLorean?
> Mine is an automatic, I would love to be able to simply tow it with 
a pull 
> bar,
> you know where it rides on it's own wheels with an attacthed bar 
directly 
> behind
> the tow vehicle. I see a lot of RV's pulling cars this way.
> I figure I could just put it in nuetral right?
> 
> I need to pull it with my car, a Dodge Magnum, which claims to only 
pull 
> about 3800 pounds.
> Since the DMC is 2800, that only leaves about 1000 pounds for a cau 
hauler 
> which is pushing it.
> If I could pull just the car itself it would be a huge relief.
> 
> Any suggestions?
> - Videobob
>








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