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post #11 of 16 (permalink) Old 05-12-2016, 01:05 PM
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If Kia is smart they will have the tow package be something that is easily bolted on much like how other packages are setup.

Giving customers that option will help them a bit in sales since this can be the make it or break it thing for some people.
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post #12 of 16 (permalink) Old 05-13-2016, 09:37 AM
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That would be ideal, at that point majority of the consumers can do it themselves and would opt to buy it
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post #13 of 16 (permalink) Old 05-14-2016, 11:57 PM
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That or have the dealership or some independent shop do it for them, all for cheap. Should't be more than an hour, even 30min might be possible, if it's a bolt on how hard and time consuming can it be?
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post #14 of 16 (permalink) Old 05-16-2016, 09:32 AM
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Shouldn't be time consuming at all if it's a bolt on. Really hope to see it as an easy to install/remove bolt on though. Hopefully they don't try to complicate it
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post #15 of 16 (permalink) Old 04-06-2017, 11:22 AM
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There is a tow package available in the UK. I have not looked to see if there is an easy connection for the travailing lights though. I'm interested in a hidden type receiver that I can install my rear bike rack to, so if anyone hears of that, please post it here
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post #16 of 16 (permalink) Old 04-06-2017, 11:50 AM
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I installed a hitch on my 2011 Tucson in about 20 minutes. Bolts torqued to spec. Of course it was designed for the Tucson's under carriage. I think that once there are more of these on the road, we'll see some after market solutions.
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