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Towbars on Megane III and parking sensors

Don't really know where to put this but I thought a Towbar could be classed as a body kit

I have a Megane III Sport Tourer (the posh name for the Estate) and I'm about to have a Towbar fitted.

The question really is has anyone had one fitted and experienced problems with it affecting the parking sensors, from what I have read this can be a problem on some cars.

I was hoping for the cheaper option of a fixed flange and ball.
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Re: Towbars on Megane III and parking sensors

I had issues with a genuine Renault tow bar fitted by no other that Renault albeit not with reversing lights, after connecting car to caravan I could almost guarantee the the RH side indicator fuse would blow within a few clicks
Thanks Renault.

In fairness they did resolve the problem, but not before the problem caused me loads of embarrassment & hoot hoots just what you want with a ton on the hook.

BTW that was with a Lag 2 dCi
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My megane sport tourer 14 plate has an option in the menu to disable the parking sensors completely for when towing. Hope that helps anyone looking for the same help
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