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Thread: Getting the Yeti ready for towing. Help and advice needed!

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    Getting the Yeti ready for towing. Help and advice needed!

    Hello

    I was wondering if you can advice on experience on a few things I need to buy to tow my Eriba caravan.

    Tow bar - which one doesn’t set off parking sensors? Permanent or detachable? Can I get a tow bar mounted bike rake as I believe these are the better more secure ones?

    Tow mirrors - which brand fits the yeti the best, easy to put on and most secure?

    Roof box - any suggestions for good quality roof box?

    Thank so much in advance

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    The yeti is a CAN BUS car and can be very sensitive to cheap tow bars kits and rough installation. There are genuine fixed and detachable kits available from Skoda specifically for the Yeti and a dealer or specialist will know how to re-code the CAN BUS and associated systems such as ABS and park distance control to detect the trailer connection..
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