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Towbars 1 week 2 days ago #475040

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Hi everyone,it's been a few years since I asked a question or replied to any. I keep looking in every now and again to see what is going on so l hope everyone's ok and has had a good summer touring around this beautiful country that we live in? I also want to say a great hello to all you new members.
I've come on today to ask if anyone one can help me because I'm going to have to scrape the car that l tow my caravan with but my other car doesn't tow the caravan because it doesn't have a towbar on it. What I would like to know is will the towbar off the Subaru legacy (2001) will fit my forester (56plate) so l don't have to fork out more money than I have to for one to go on my car, any advice greatful.
Gary
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Towbars 1 week 1 day ago #475042

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Looking at photos of both bars it seems that they are not interchangeable, so you would have to get the one specifically for your vehicle.
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Towbars 1 week 5 hours ago #475093

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Even the same model of the same make may require specific towbars, depending on model year and variant, so the chances of the towbar being interchangeable is remote.
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Dethleffs Beduin 545V
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