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    Default VX towbar?

    Roughly how much do these cost just to buy? They're on the Vauxhall website, but as a fitted price only. Also, would it be a major hassle removing one from a car?

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    Witter towbar £125 ish for the bar itself without elecs. I had one for sale for a couple of weeks. Just sold it on E-bay for £50. Only bought it back end of last year.

    http://www.witter-towbars.co.uk/towb...eID=-727049738

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    Is that the one VX sell?

    The reason I ask is that I'm looking at buying a new car and it has a dealer fit towbar (with power socket) on it. I was wondering how much I could get for it if I took it off.

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    Doubt it, If it's a dealer fit it will be VX own. Ask the dealer spares dept how much a towbar is. clean it up and stick it on Ebay. It will sell at this time of year, people getting ready for caravan season!

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    Gotta buy the car first!

    Just hope they accept my second offer. I've had to go back to where I bought the Veccy coz, even though I said I'd never go back, they've offered me the best trade-in price so far.


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    They are more expensive as they are the detachable type. They are an extra £350 if specified as an option.

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    As a keen mountain biker, I have a towbar mounted bike carrier and it works great. It cost £ 40 ish from towsure. Carries two bikes and you can't feel them the back. I wouldn't be without it now.

    I don't know if you carry your bikes anywhere but a towbar is useful.

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    As far as I am aware Brink make tow bars for Vauxhall as well as many other car makers:

    www.brinktowbars.co.uk

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    Unfortunately, I'm gonna be selling my bike as a means of funding the car purchase.

    No option really. The extra I'm paying towards this car (if I get it) will be going straight on the credit card, so lots of my possessions will be getting ebayed to pay it off again!

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    .........Selling the bike .................


    nooooooooooooooooo..................

    Keep the Vec, keep the bike.........
    Keep the Vec, keep the bike.........
    Keep the Vec, keep the bike.........

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