Having an automobile is practical, only a vehicle means a breakdown… And regrettably, we know very well, even the luckiest among us rarely fall through the cracks. However, between a car that doesn’t start in the morning and breaking down on the highway, the results are going to be quite different. In any case, a Cadillac CT6 that doesn’t drive is complex to move and the only treatment is often to tow it to the nearest garage area. In this article content we will describe how to tow a Cadillac CT6, respecting the regulation and guaranteeing maximum safety. To do this, first we will have a look at the rules to stick to when towing a Cadillac CT6, then how to tow a Cadillac CT6 yourself, and at last, the most sensible solution is to hire a specialist to tow your car.


The rules to stick to if you want to tow an Cadillac CT6

It is in reality possible to tow your vehicle. However, if you want to go into towing a Cadillac CT6 you will have to stick to some regulation. We present them to you below:

  • Do not drive on motorways or expressways, because the speed at which you will tow your Cadillac CT6 may endanger yourself and other motorists if you do it on an expressway.
  • Do not exceed 25 km/h, you must always stay in control of both automobiles, a high speed will not allow you to predict possible challenges and the towed car may enter the first one
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  • Limit yourself to short distance journeys. If you have to travel several dozen kilometres, it is better to call a breakdown service.
  • When towing, try to ensure that that the Cadillac CT6 and the car towing it are correctly lined up, to keep a great behaviour.
  • Switch on the warnings lights on both automobiles.
  • If the Cadillac CT6 being towed has no battery, you will need to use a removable plate connected to the first vehicle so that you can notify the drivers behind you.

How to tow a Cadillac CT6 by yourself

Now that you have found out the basic rules for safely towing a Cadillac CT6, we will teach you the different solutions to do it:

  • Use only a tow bar to tow your Cadillac CT6, as ropes, straps or other products are not suitable and will only risk you having an accident. If the towing device is flexible, you risk hitting the towing vehicle. It will be better to buy a towing bar.
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  • You can use one of the three types of existing tow bars to tow your Cadillac CT6, telescopic bars (40 to 50 euros), folding bars (30 to 100 euros) and standard bars (30 to 40 euros).
  • Examine that you have two towing rings on the automobiles, which will let you to ttach them together with the tow bar.
  • Examine that the towing vehicle is heavier than the vehicle to be towed.
  • Have efficient signalling on the Cadillac CT6 to be towed.

These are the regulation to stick to if you want to tow your Cadillac CT6. However bear in mind that this alternative should only be used for short distances to avoid a more expensive towing, if you have a long distance to cover we encourage you to browse the following section.

Have your Cadillac CT6 towed by a specialist

Finally, last part of our guidebook, if you are not able to tow your Cadillac CT6 in good conditions, it remains the most rational remedy, to call a tow truck to tow your car. This may be like an expensive solution, but in most insurance contracts, there is a clause that allows you to use their services at no cost. Here are the points to examine on your insurance contract before calling a tow truck:

  • That the distance between your home and the place of breakdown is matching with the mileage included in your agreement (generally covered more than 50 km from your home).
  • Examine that the problems you are struggling with are well taken care of by your insurer.
  • At last, examine the deductible amount on your account.

Now you have all the info you need to tow your Cadillac CT6 in good conditions.

If you have any further questions about the Cadillac CT6, do not hesitate to consult our Cadillac CT6 category.