Do the walk-along tugs require preventative maintenance?

Do the walk-along tugs require preventative maintenance? Every vehicle needs regular preventative maintenance and our V-move tugs and tow tractors are no exception. The V-move tugs and tow tractors are designed to keep maintenance to a minimum. Our walk-along tugs...

What kind of tow hitch and tow bar do I need?

What kind of tow hitch and tow bar do I need? The link between the tug and the cart or dumpster bin being towed is one of the most important components to consider when towing a dumpster bin or cart with a V-Move electric tug. We often see examples of unsafe...

Can a tug be certified as explosion-proof?

Can a tug be certified as explosion-proof? Yes, all V-Move tugs from the XL+ and larger (including the 650 and 1200 tow tugs) can be certified to operate where there is an explosive environment, such as in a paint room. We only recommend you certify the AC motor tugs...

How long will my load mover or tug last?

How long will my load mover or tug last? If you follow the manufacturers’ recommendations for maintenance and you take care of your load mover or tug, you can expect it to last for many years and even decades in some cases. The original first group of customers...

How does temperature affect batteries?

How does temperature affect batteries? Very hot temperatures will affect both the life of most battery types used in your V-move tug and cause the voltage level to drop off much quicker. Here is a good study on the effect of heat on battery voltage: US study of heat...
en_USEN
en_USEN fr_CAFR es_MXES