Hitching Up and Pulling Out

  • Put on extended mirrors on the tow vehicle, if applicable
  • Hitch up being sure to check the following:
    • Check that hitch is secure
    • Check sway bars
    • Check spring bars
    • Check break-away cable
    • Check electrical umbilical cord
  • Pull out of the site slowly to the road and stop.
  • Take one last look around the site. Did you forget anything? Is the site clean?
  • Don't forget to stow any levelers you might have used
  • Throw out your last bag of trash.
  • Take one last look around the tow and towed vehicles; everything look secure?
  • Check the lights (stop lights, turn signals and running lights).
  • Check your electric brakes.
  • Pull out of the park slowly.
  • Have a safe trip to wherever you're headed!

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