DIY Towing

DriveSmartBC LogoTow trucks are too expensive! I've got a chain and a buddy to do the steering and apply the brakes, so we'll just drag that broken down vehicle home and fix it ourselves. Think of the money we'll save doing it this way!

As long as you don't get caught or cause a crash, it might be the cheap way to do things all right. But if you do get caught, count on receiving a ticket and then paying the towing bill on top of that.

The chain is a good for pulling a vehicle out of the ditch, or pulling a disabled vehicle to the side of the road, but its use ends there.

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