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Old 04-13-2016, 09:44 AM   #21
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Wow, I am looking for the April 1st date. This can't be legit.
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Old 04-13-2016, 11:30 AM   #22
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Lost Toad

Surely plausible. Just as trailers have become detached as well. I'd like to know the circumstances surrounding this incident. Neglect, mechanical failure, etc.
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Old 04-13-2016, 12:14 PM   #23
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I do know it looked like like the towbar and the hitch were still attached and the safety chains were hooked to the hitch. That would mean the hitch pin came out of the receiver. The chains should of been hooked to the receiver not the hitch.
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Old 04-13-2016, 12:20 PM   #24
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What a launch the toad would have taken had the towbar dug in to the pavement nose first!
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Old 04-13-2016, 12:30 PM   #25
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May Have? That is my point I have seen MANY 4-down towed Toad's that have NO Brake System,is it the LAW to have a System like on TT? Systems like "Brake Buddy,Pedal Pusher,Toad Tamer" cost $$ that Most don't spend! Youroo!!

It's the law in most states if over 3000 lbs. it's smart to have a braking system with a breakaway feature for all toads. I know a lot of Moho people and they all use a brake system of some kind. Most in fact the vast majority use a brake system of kind.
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Old 04-17-2016, 05:47 PM   #26
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I have charted with some on here that did not think you needed a brake way!

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Old 04-19-2016, 08:52 AM   #27
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Maybe he had a Autonomous RV and was making a coffee while it let go.
I thought that is what the cruise control is for
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