Towing points

Towing eye location
Towing eye location

The screw-in towing eye is located either


The screw-in towing eye is located either in the left-hand side trim in the luggage compartment or in the underfloor storage compartment under the spare wheel.

The towing eye must always be carried in the vehicle.

Installing the towing eye

CAUTION:
The screw-in towing eye has a left-hand thread. Turn it anti-clockwise to install it. Make sure that the towing eye is fully tightened.

Note: On vehicles with a tow bar, the towing eye cannot be installed at the rear of the vehicle. Use the tow bar to tow a vehicle.

Front towing eye
Front towing eye

Rear towing eye
Rear towing eye

Insert a suitable object into the hole on the underside of the cover and prise off the cover.

Install the towing eye.

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