In what state would that be the case?

- Mark

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> On Jun 22, 2020, at 10:27 AM, Peter VanDerWal via EV <ev@lists.evdl.org> 
> wrote:
> 
> ´╗┐Chevy actually offers a Class 1 hitch for the bolt, however it states that 
> it's not for towing but rather for using with a hitch mounted Bicycle 
> carrier, etc.
> https://accessories.chevrolet.com/product/trailering/110-lb-capacity-trailer-hitch-carrier-mount-by-curt%E2%84%A2-group-associated-accessories-19355746
> 
> I don't know where those folks at Genthe Chevy came up with 5,200 capacity.  
> That's a bit on the rediculous side since it would require a Class 3 hitch 
> and nobody makes anthying other than a class 1 for the bolt.
> Having installed a class 1 hitch on my bolt I don't see how you could even 
> mount a class 3 hitch.
> 
> That said, I would have no problem with towing a 2000 lb trailer with the 
> bolt (and in fact I intend to)
> 
> Doing so will not automatically void the warranty.  By law the manufacturer 
> has to PROVE that doing so caused some kind of damage and that damage would 
> be all that wouldn't be covered.
> 
> 
> June 21, 2020 7:22 AM, "Willie via EV" <ev@lists.evdl.org> wrote:
> 
>>> On 6/21/20 9:06 AM, EVDL Administrator via EV wrote:
>>> 
>>>> On 21 Jun 2020 at 8:25, Willie via EV wrote:
>>> It really depends on your anal retentiveness or how risk averse you are.
>>> And on whether you're willing to discard the warranty on a $30K+ vehicle.
>> 
>> Agreed. The risk averse should not install a trailer hitch on a car whose 
>> maker prohibits towing.
>> The less risk averse realize that installation of the hitch does not 
>> automatically void all aspects
>> of the warranty.
>> 
>> An anecdote: I had a new 2006 Hyundai with 12 miles on the odometer 
>> converted understanding I would
>> have no Hyundai warranty. I did not suffer from lack of warranty. Though I 
>> was surprised when a
>> Hyundai dealer refused to perform a state safety inspection on the converted 
>> car. I have had no
>> warranty problems with three Teslas on which I installed trailer hitches 
>> though Tesla Service
>> Centers refuse to install hitches.
>> 
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