Welcome to WikiWirral, sharing is what we do best.
Forum Statistics
Posts1,004,904
Topics74,349
Members12,650
Forums66
Posts in last 24hrs18
Most Online7,831
Apr 8th, 2013
Who's Online Now
57 registered members (alan128, 11 invisible), 1,055 guests, and377 spiders.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Social Media : Follow Us


Popular Topics(Views 7days)
403 Red Kite
132 noctorum
New General Forums
Happy Birthday Ste and Jase
by TRANCENTRAL. 12th Jun 2018 11:12pm
Written Warning - Really?
by diggingdeeper. 12th Jun 2018 10:18pm
Paul McCartney
by cools. 10th Jun 2018 7:03pm
Happy Birthday
by sunnyside. 10th Jun 2018 12:17pm
New Wirral History
Davies Street
by Medicdeano. 11th Jun 2018 1:32pm
Submerged Church
by granny. 5th Jun 2018 11:42am
Birkenhead Priory - great place to visit
by yoller. 2nd Jun 2018 12:45pm
Ashville Road Sports Ground
by derekdwc. 26th May 2018 1:14pm
Day School Beckwith Street Birkenhead
by Poolie27. 25th May 2018 5:37pm
Forum Tips
Photo Gallery Forums
Birkenhead Priory / Laird's crane today
Terracotta Warriors 2
Topic Replies
live webcam from africa, a must see
by granny. 20th Jun 2018 12:26am
Beatties of Birkenhead to close down
by granny. 20th Jun 2018 12:19am
More Brexit Lunacy
by casper. 19th Jun 2018 4:35pm
4 x 2gb DDR2 800mhz dimms
by gerrymoore. 19th Jun 2018 3:32pm
The Black Pearl has been shipwrecked..
by diggingdeeper. 19th Jun 2018 12:30pm
Another Parking Ticket
by diggingdeeper. 19th Jun 2018 11:46am
Litter Police : Clean Neighbourhoods Act 2005
by diggingdeeper. 18th Jun 2018 4:32pm
brand new cabin size luggage
by stumpyduck. 18th Jun 2018 8:55am
Safety gate
by lincle. 17th Jun 2018 8:44pm
June
M T W T F S S
1 2 3
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
25 26 27 28 29 30
Recent Posts : What's On ?
Drive in Cinema, Birkenhead
by fish5133. 4th Jun 2018 10:43pm
Previous Topic
Next Topic
Print Topic
Rate Topic
Tow bar fitter #700775
11th Jun 2012 2:52pm
11th Jun 2012 2:52pm
Joined: May 2011
Posts: 394
WALLASEY
S
saltytom Offline OP
Old Hand
saltytom  Offline OP
Old Hand
S
Joined: May 2011
Posts: 394
WALLASEY
Buying Hyundai Santa Fe need to fit a tow bar only to be used on a small trailer,did see a mobile fitter months ago lost number Thanks for any help

Google Ads
Re: Tow bar fitter [Re: saltytom] #700785
11th Jun 2012 3:55pm
11th Jun 2012 3:55pm
Joined: Jul 2011
Posts: 2,620
some where else
C
Clive Offline
Forum Master
Clive  Offline
Forum Master
C
Joined: Jul 2011
Posts: 2,620
some where else
Send pm to >>CLICKY<< I know he fitted his towbar himself, and I wired the electrics.


. . .
Re: Tow bar fitter [Re: saltytom] #700787
11th Jun 2012 3:57pm
11th Jun 2012 3:57pm

N
NON_CUSTOM
Unregistered
NON_CUSTOM
Unregistered
N


most modern towbars now just simply bolt on anyway mate ,and at worst depending which make may need a little cutout from rear bumper to accomodate !!!!!!!!

would it not be easier to fit yourself ???... also the wiring isnt too difficult to do either ..

if not am sure most garages will do this for the cost of an hour or so,s labour

Re: Tow bar fitter [Re: saltytom] #700800
11th Jun 2012 4:27pm
11th Jun 2012 4:27pm
Joined: Feb 2010
Posts: 2,631
Wirral
T
TheDr Offline
Forum Master
TheDr  Offline
Forum Master
T
Joined: Feb 2010
Posts: 2,631
Wirral
Fitting one to the Santa Fe is pretty straightforward, and you shouldn't need to make any cutouts in the bumper.

Last one that I did was simple enough, removable swan neck so it's not stuck out of the back all the time (you can still see the receptor when the neck is removed).

Electrics are either plug in or splice and should take about half an hour, however I'm not a fan of scotch locks and prefer the joins to be soldered, and as it's an MoT testable item now I wanted it doing properly. Port Sunlight Trailers (in New Ferry) charged me 20 which I thought was extremely reasonable for a professional job.

Re: Tow bar fitter [Re: TheDr] #700804
11th Jun 2012 4:38pm
11th Jun 2012 4:38pm
Joined: Nov 2008
Posts: 1,781
new ferry
yewgarth Offline
Forum Addict
yewgarth  Offline
Forum Addict
Joined: Nov 2008
Posts: 1,781
new ferry
Willo did ours, I'd recomend him anytime

Re: Tow bar fitter [Re: yewgarth] #700907
11th Jun 2012 9:53pm
11th Jun 2012 9:53pm
Joined: Mar 2010
Posts: 3,902
bromborough/wirral
reddragon Offline
Forum Guardian
reddragon  Offline
Forum Guardian
Joined: Mar 2010
Posts: 3,902
bromborough/wirral
Fitting Instructions for the towbar Aoril 2006 onwards

http://www.witter-towbars.co.uk/uMedia/FittingInstructions/HY43A.pdf


ALWAYS REMEMBER BIG BROTHER IS WATCHING YOU:::::::: Have a nice day and an even better one tomorrow

Moderated by  Mark 

Random Wirral Images

Click to View Topic.
Newest Topics
Another Parking Ticket
by fish5133. 18th Jun 2018 1:52am
Holborn Square - Police
by diggingdeeper. 17th Jun 2018 5:09pm
Wirral's Worst Roads?
by DavidB. 15th Jun 2018 8:09pm
Finds from yesterday 13/06/18
by Detecting_wirral. 14th Jun 2018 4:19pm
Anyone have Turnips phone number?
by ultimate. 14th Jun 2018 2:45pm
For Sale & Free
4 x 2gb DDR2 800mhz dimms
by gerrymoore. 19th Jun 2018 3:32pm
brand new cabin size luggage
by stumpyduck. 18th Jun 2018 8:55am
Safety gate
by lincle. 17th Jun 2018 4:00pm
2-stroke engine from strimmer
by Snodvan. 15th Jun 2018 7:09pm
NEXT futon sofa bed
by Gibbo. 13th Jun 2018 10:08am
Member Spotlight
Norton
Norton
Wallasey
Posts: 662
Joined: September 2011
Show All Member Profiles 
Newest Members
mark_d, Pauline1949, dippydave, Reynshaw43, Diggerkev
12650 Registered Users
Today's Birthdays
hoochtaz (48)
New Wirral Info
Wirral's Worst Roads?
by DavidB. 15th Jun 2018 8:09pm
Anyone have Turnips phone number?
by ultimate. 14th Jun 2018 2:45pm
noctorum
by tayyo1. 13th Jun 2018 8:01pm
Mortgage Deals ?
by fish5133. 11th Jun 2018 7:51pm
Drive in Cinema, Birkenhead
by granny. 1st Jun 2018 8:23am
News : New Topics
Holborn Square - Police
by diggingdeeper. 17th Jun 2018 5:09pm
Keys found - Old Market House
by MisterSmiff. 9th Jun 2018 11:13am
More Brexit Lunacy
by Excoriator. 8th Jun 2018 2:44pm
St James Library Break in
by BandyCoot. 7th Jun 2018 10:37am
Beatties of Birkenhead to close down
by daveybm. 7th Jun 2018 8:37am
New Enthusiast Forums
Another Parking Ticket
by fish5133. 18th Jun 2018 1:52am
Finds from yesterday 13/06/18
by Detecting_wirral. 14th Jun 2018 4:19pm
Red Kite
by granny. 13th Jun 2018 7:35pm
New MOT Rules
by fish5133. 6th Jun 2018 11:55pm
HELP please - wireless printer setup
by Snodvan. 30th May 2018 3:43pm
Popular Topics(Views 24hrs)
Wirral Sunrise Sunset
Sunrise Wed 4:42am
Sunset Wed 9:45pm
Local Time Wed 5:56am
Powered by UBB.threads™ PHP Forum Software 7.6.1.1