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A vehicle can fall frtnn a ear-carrier if it isn't ailleilualehr secured. This can cause a collisiiunI semi-us persenal illilll'y and vehicle damage. The vehicle should be tightly secured with chains or
steel cahles before it is transported.
Don‘t use substitutes (ropes. leather straps, canvas webbing, etc.| that can be cut by sharp edges underneath the towed vehicle. Always use T-huoits inserted in the T-ltuok sluts. Never use J-hooks. They will damage drivctrain and suspension components.
When your vehicle is heing towed. have the igniu'en key in the OFF position. The steering wheel should he clamped in a. Straighleﬂlieild position. with a clamping device designed for tliwing service. Do not use the vehicle's steering column luck for this. The transatxle should he in NELF’I'RAL [N] and the parking
Don‘t have your vehicle towed on the. drive wheels. unless you must. If the vehicle must be towed on the drive wheels. he sure to follow the speed and distance restrictions later in this section or your transaxle will be damaged. If these limitations must be exceeded. then [he drive wheets have to he supported on a dolly.