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Old 26 October 2012, 05:35   #1
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Hi all,

Does anyone know of a company that rents a 24 foot car transporter / trailer, I know they exist, but I can only find 18 footers ?

Still trying to get my RIB from Anglesey to Preston...

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If you were in the AA RAC Green Flag etc & "broke down" en-route, they would recover you to your destination
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Old 26 October 2012, 10:28   #3
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does that work on trailers load over 21 foot?.
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does that work on trailers load over 21 foot?.
Yes it does Stu, they're obliged to recover you, or just your tow, this can take a couple of hours whilst they find a suitable low loader though.
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Am i getting this right you can tow an 8 metre boat behind you car and if the car fails the they have to relay you and the trailer. or is it just if the trailer fails.
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Old 26 October 2012, 11:17   #6
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Am i getting this right you can tow an 8 metre boat behind you car and if the car fails the they have to relay you and the trailer. or is it just if the trailer fails.
Worked for me! (Not quite 8m but still more than 21ft)
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Old 26 October 2012, 11:19   #7
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Worked for me! (Not quite 8m but still more than 21ft)
It was a LR Tim ...so bound to happen sooner....any later and it woud have rusted away....

PS - not 100% sure that rear number plate showed the legally required info .....hahahaha
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I'd only owned it 24 hours! Worst car ever.
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I also think it helps if they send a contractor; they seem a little more willing to bend the rules.
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Am i getting this right you can tow an 8 metre boat behind you car and if the car fails the they have to relay you and the trailer. or is it just if the trailer fails.
They must recover the lot, imagine having to leave your whole rig on the m4. Your premium will go up if pull that to many times though.
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