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Old 02-04-2008, 08:27 PM   #1
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Default What Licence To Drive A Recovery Vehicle??

As title, just out of interest, what are the legalities regarding driving licences for recovery vehicles??

Im guessing it will be weight/load dependant??

Can any be used on a normal car licence??

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Old 02-04-2008, 08:35 PM   #2
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For normal licence, Depends when you passed.
Before Jan 97 = up to 7.5 ton
After 97 up to 3.5 ton

Makes no difference it's a recovery.

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Although sure you can drive a CRANE without a special license at any weight as it cannot carry loads ?
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Although sure you can drive a CRANE without a special license at any weight as it cannot carry loads ?
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Whats a crane gotta do with a recovery vehicle, I think he is after moving car's not buildings
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