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Blue Ox KarGard Towed Vehicle Protector

Blue Ox KarGard Towed Vehicle Protector

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Keep the front of your towed vehicle free of dirt and debris during travel with this protective shield. Polyethylene construction is flexible for a more aerodynamic towing experience. Call 800-298-1624 to order Blue Ox accessories and parts part number BX8870 or order online at etrailer.com. Free expert support on all Blue Ox products. Guaranteed Lowest Price and Fastest Shipping for Blue Ox KarGard Towed Vehicle Protector. Accessories and Parts reviews from real customers.
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Blue Ox Accessories and Parts - BX8870

  • Tow Bar
  • Vehicle Guards
  • Blue Ox
  • Rock Guard
  • KarGard

Keep the front of your towed vehicle free of dirt and debris during travel with this protective shield. Polyethylene construction is flexible for a more aerodynamic towing experience.


Features:

  • Polyethylene shield protects front of towed vehicle from road debris
    • Extends beyond KarGard frame on the sides and flexes during turns for improved coverage and greater aerodynamic capability
    • Returns to original shape when laid flat
  • Lightweight aluminum frame is sturdy, durable and corrosion resistant
    • Mounts onto tow bar arms
    • Fits most Blue Ox tow bars
  • Simple, compact storage - shield folds in half
  • Made in the USA


Specs:

  • Dimensions: 72" wide x 24-1/4" tall
  • 1-Year warranty


Notes:

  • This protector will not work with Blue Ox Acclaim tow bars.
  • Cannot be used with Blue Ox AutoStop braking systems (BX8893 or BX8893-3050).


BX8870 Blue Ox Car Guard Protective Shield

Installation Details BX8870 Installation instructions



Video of Blue Ox KarGard Towed Vehicle Protector

Videos are provided as a guide only. Refer to manufacturer installation instructions and specs for complete information.




Video Transcript for Blue Ox KarGard Towed Vehicle Protector Review

Hi there flack towers today, we're going to be taking a look at Blue Ox's car guard towed vehicle protector. The safest place for your car is at home and in the garage. But when you're flat towing, you're going to be bringing your car with you, and it's going to be exposed to all the dirt debris and elements out there in the wilds as you're going out in the road. And your tires on your motor home here are pretty rough and aggressive and they can pick up some pretty big pieces of debris. Mud flaps on your motor home can help minimize that, which we've got here at etrailer.com. But the car guard here is going to deflect it all the way across the front.

From the position that I'm at here, I almost can't even see the vehicle behind the car guard because it's going to essentially cover the entire back of your motor home here, all on the bottom, keeping any of that debris away from it.The shield's constructed of a polyethylene composite. So you can see here, it does have some flexibility to it, but it's very taught it springs right back, and this helps keep the weight down because when you're ready to use your vehicle again, you're going to want to take this off, to drive it around and you don't want a big heavy metal shield up here that's cumbersome to move. And the flexibility of it will also let it take some larger objects, hit it, deflect off without damaging or breaking it. The car guard comes with a universal bracket design that has a couple of different ends to help match the tow bar that you have. It is designed to work with all of Blue Ox's tow bars, with an exception for the acclaim and any of Blue Ox's competitors, such as Roadmaster in those, it will work with some of those right out of the box and the ones that it doesn't, you can find adapters for here at etrailer.com.The various brackets that it comes with are all adjustable.

So you can ensure that it'll work with your vehicle because a lot of it's going to depend on your vehicles baseplate. The baseplate determines the distance that the connection points are apart and you'll need to make sure you have it set up to be able to attach with that particular distance. If we look at our bottom arm down here where it attaches to our tow bar, you can see there's multiple holes in the bracket here so we can help adjust that gap to make it fit appropriately. There's also various holes located on the car guard shielding portion to give you further adjustability. With all these different mounting options, there's usually more than one way you can get this set up on your particular vehicle, so you can set it up in the best way that's easiest for you to get it on and off.And speaking of getting it off, we'll show you just how quick and easy it is.

Now, you do got a couple of different ways you could do it. You could pull the pins out of the top here, which would allow just the shield portion to come off. Or you could pull the pins here at the bottom, which will take the entire bar with it. Me personally, I find these are a lot easier, as you just pull these as the pin unhooks much easier, and then it just slides out.We'll do the other side as well, and then we can lift the whole thing off. What's nice about this is that our bars are still attached to our car guard here.

So we can take our Blue Ox tow bar there, if we we're all done flat towing, we're removing this. So we're at our campsite, now we can fold our tow bar up, because these bars aren't going to be attached to it preventing that storage position. And entire assembly can fold up, there's a pin here at the bottom. If we remove this pin, then we can slide the rod out here in the center and then we can fold the two pieces together.Now you will notice when you go to fold them up, it is going to be pretty tight with the two arms where they come together. So you do have the option to pull the pins here as well. You'll see they fit in these little grooves here to get it to fold up all the way flush. But in a lot of cases, you can just take the two arms and position them side by side, and the pin will be close enough to where you can just insert it then. It's a little bit tight without moving the arms in the appropriate spot, but if you just looking to store real quick and get it out of the way when you're at your campsite, this is an easy way to do it.So you can see that we can fold it up with the arms in place, although it is kind of tight to make it fold up more flush and be a nice, cleaner package to store in your garage. We can pull these pins out. Now our arms will not likely be in the same position as yours as the base plate is really the big determining factor on the width of your arms. But you can see now it will fold all the way shut and we can store our arms inside of it. And with it all folded up, you can see how small it is. You can easily fit it into one of your storage compartments or in your garage, and it's not going to take up very much space. And it's also extremely lightweight due to that polyethylene shield, and also because we have all aluminum bracketry located behind it.It's going to come with all the hardware you need to get it set up as well as some various adapters for other manufacturer's tow bars. In most cases, though, if you're using this with a Blue Ox tow bar, you'll be using the bolt located right here. You'll just remove it, and then you can pick one of the most appropriate holes and the positioning, because this does pivot around that bolt, to where it lines up best for your car guard. And again, that's going to be mostly dependent upon the distance between your two connection points on your base plate. For the other manufacturers, there are other brackets that come included with it. If you have a round style bar, then there are U bolts with clamps that can clamp right onto your arms. And there are some L brackets and other ones for different manufacturer's.When putting it back on, however, I do find it easier if you put your arms in first going back on, because it can be a little bit more difficult to line these up. And then we're just going to line up the most appropriate holes with these posts on both the top and bottom are going to slide from top down for both of them. And then we can reinsert the pins on top.Compared to other towed vehicle protectors we have here at etrailer.com, this one is going to be a vertical hard design versus Roadmaster, their tow defender available, which is a horizontal design that goes from the front of your towed vehicle to the back of the motor home and stretches a cross with a fabric to catch any debris. Both of these are great options. Both of them are going to take what's being thrown from your motor home and deflect it. But what this will do versus the Roadmaster, the Roadmaster is really only protecting your vehicle from stuff being deflected from your motor home because it's just stopping the stuff coming up from underneath there. This one here could potentially stop things coming in from the side as it does cover the entire front.And I've also found that this one's a little bit easier to take on and off. I like the couple of pins that it's got on. It just slides up, it folds up nice and neat. The tow defender's nice because you can store it at the back of your motor home, but with it being fabric, trying to fold those arms out and get everything set up, it's just a little bit more cumbersome. All in all, this is going to be a relatively inexpensive solution to protect your vehicle from expensive repairs and paint damage in the future. And that completes our look at Blue Ox's car guard towed vehicle protector.


Customer Reviews

Blue Ox KarGard Towed Vehicle Protector - BX8870

Average Customer Rating:  4.7 out of 5 stars   (26 Customer Reviews)

Keep the front of your towed vehicle free of dirt and debris during travel with this protective shield. Polyethylene construction is flexible for a more aerodynamic towing experience.

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Got it a day early from etrailer. Instructions that came with it are very hard to follow. I used etrailer's video for installation and things went OK. The difficult part is figuring out which hole to use on the stanchion brackets and which way to point them. It's a bit of trial and error to get it right. Just hope I didn't wear out the locking nuts as I had to change things 4 times. Everything depends on which base plate you have. Got it all done in a couple of hours with a few interruptions. Looks good. More importantly, it looks like it will work well.



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just got the item. will send pictures when install on my Avalanche. thanks



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E-trailer is my go to stop when I need anything for my coach. Their site works well plus it’s easy to talk to a real person for advice. I’ve never had a bad experience.



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Excellent product. Followed directions and it was easy to install. Does a very Good job of protecting the front of our tow vehicle. Completely satisfied with this product.



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Service was quick and notifications were very prompt. The Kargard and packaging were all in new and complete condition.



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I give eTrailer 5 Stars and UPS 1.5 Stars. eTrailer never disappoints. Great installation videos and service after the sale. Extremely quick to ship. UPS on the other hand delivered the product in a box that was so destroyed, parts were laying on the porch outside the box (pictures attached). Notified eTrailer customer service. If any parts were missing, they were going to make things right.



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The BX8870 Kargard was easy to install on my Blue Ox Alpha Tow Bar. The instruction that came with the Kargard are very poor because they are written for many different applications. Once you determine what the instruction are trying to tell you, the installation went great. I haven't had the a chance to see how well the kargard will actually protect the toad, but it looks like it is going to do an excellent job. As usual, I was very happy with how quick I received my order from eTrailer.



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Better than I thought it’d be. Easy install and removal. I did modify to lower it as truck was higher than car I was towing. Lowered it to get better coverage of frontend on truck.



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Overall this will do the job, I was looking for another product but it was out of stock from you with no idea of when you would be getting more.



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I ordered this item from etrailer after having several missed deliveries from Amazon and it arrived today as promised. I am very pleased with the Blueox Kardgard. Thank you etrailer for getting it to me on time.


Comments
This product works as described. Keeps the front of my Jeep free from stones and other debris that gets kicked up from the motorhome.
TommyD - 09/21/2017



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We purchased the BLue Ox car guard BX8870. We are happy with the fast service from e-trailer however we are towing a Jeep and the towers were only 18” and to cover our 2018 Jeep Wrangler Sahara we need the towers to be at least 24” for this guard to protect our vehicle hood. It would work great on a car.



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easy to put together be sure to watch the video--directions are confusing


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No broken glass or dents as we traveled from Fl to Ca
Bruce - 02/03/2020



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Love the Blue OX KarGuard! I pull a Mini Cooper behind my Class A and haven’t experienced any stone chips since I started using it. Installation is easy and it folds away nicely for storage.



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etrailer had the product that I was looking for and it was very easy to locate on their site. I placed my order, received immediate confirmation and ship notice and received my product a couple of days later. I will surely use etrailer again in the future. Thanks to you etrailer, you have an excellent site!



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Item received in advance of projected delivery date. Can't open and inspect as I broke my arm after ordering and will have to wait in that. I am very pleased with the way etrailer conducts their business and will keep them in mind any time I am in need of things.



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Looks to be made very well. I've bought a lot of stuff from etrailer and always have been happy with the products and they always ship really fast. I will surely buy more from you in the future.



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Not a Nick, chip, or scratch on my tow vehicle after 15,000 miles of towing. Highly pleased.



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I gave it a good because iv'e not tried it yet. It wasn't what i wanted but i'm gonna give it a try tomorrow on a 2100 mi. journey. i wanted the karguard two, because i heard it keeps the rear of the coach clean too..



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Easy to install it was easy to put on really like it I would buy it again



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Just received and haven't installed yet. Product seems very high quality and assembly looks reasonable.



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Haven't generally found it necessary to put on when towing. Would if I need to tow on gravel roads.



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Still looks brand new!!!



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Works great just as described



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VERY fast shipping, well satisfied.


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    The Blue Ox KarGard Towed Vehicle Protector # BX8870 is compatible with their Aventa tow bar but I would take GM's warning to heart and use another solution to protect the truck from road debris, one that won't put the transmission at risk. Your tow bar can be equipped with Rock Tamers Heavy-Duty Adjustable Mud Flap System # ERT00108. This setup lets you customize the mud flaps to precisely fit the motorhome. The flaps can be trimmed to size if you like and their vertical height is adjustable....
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  • Does Blue Ox KarGard Stay on Towed Vehicle and Need Removed Each Time You Drive?
    The Blue Ox KarGard Towed Vehicle Protector # BX8870 does not attach to your vehicle but rather to the tow bar. You will simply disconnect your tow bar from your base plates and you will be able to drive your Focus without any other connections or disconnections needed. I've attached a photo to assist. You can leave the KarGard on the Tow Bar and head out with your Focus. The KarGard also folds in half so you can disconnect it easily with the pins leaving the mounting base and store...
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  • Will the Blue Ox KarGard Fit the Blue Ox Avail Tow Bar
    Yes, the Blue Ox KarGard Towed Vehicle Protector part # BX8870 will work perfectly with the Blue Ox Avail Tow Bar part # BX7420. I have attached a diagram for you of the protector used with this exact tow bar.
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  • How Tight to Get Tower Bases of Blue Ox Kargard
    Blue Ox does not list an exact torque spec for the tower bases of the Kargard # BX8870 you referenced. They say to basically tighten it firmly but not too tight as that will cause difficulty in folding the tow bar and undertightening will cause looseness in the legs and tower. I wish I could be more specific but you'll just have to experiment with tightness till you find the best setting.
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  • Do Towers on Blue Ox KarGard Need to be Removed When Unhooking Tow Bar
    When removing the Blue Ox KarGard Towed Vehicle Protector # BX8870 the towers will need to be removed from their bases, as you can see in the accompanying cut out of the linked manual. By removing the towers you will be able to fold your tow bar.
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  • Toad Vehicle Guard Recommendation for Blue Ox Tow Bar Setup
    Since you have a Blue Ox tow bar setup you would need a Blue Ox vehicle guard like the KarGard part # BX8870 as the Roadmaster kits would not fit. The dimensions of the screen are 72 inches wide by 24-1/4 inches tall. I attached an install video for this for you to check out as well.
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  • Will Blue Ox Karguard Prevent Rocks from Damaging Vehicle Windshield
    The height of the Blue Ox Kargard part # BX8870 is 24-1/4 inches. It's more designed for protecting the front end paint of a vehicle but it also helps protect windshields as well. I think in a lot of situations it would block rocks from making it to the windshield but it's hard to say if it would block every rock.
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  • Does Blue Ox KarGard Towed Vehicle Protector Work in Crosswinds
    The Blue Ox KarGard Towed Vehicle Protector # BX8870 will absolutely hold up in the Colorado crosswinds and there are a couple of reasons why. The first is that the KarGard is designed from what is called polyethylene, which is a thermoplastic that allows it to be flexible and thus more aerodynamic as you drive. The other reason is how securely it attaches to your tow bar. The KarGard # BX8870 secures to your tow bar with U-bolts and a locking rod that will keep it firmly in place. I...
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  • Dimensions of Blue Ox KarGard Towed Vehicle Protector BX8870 When Folded for Storage
    The Blue Ox KarGard Towed Vehicle Protector # BX8870 measures 72-inches x 24-1/4-inches and so when folded in half along its long dimension (as can be briefly seen in the linked video at the 1:20 mark) it will then measure approximately 36 x 24-1/4. In this folded state it will fit in the trunk or cargo area of the majority of contemporary vehicles.
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  • Front of Vehicle Protector Recommendation for 2017 Chevy Cruze
    There are protective devices designed to keep the front end of a vehicle free from scratching from road debris. The Kargard part # BX8870 is a great option if you are using a Blue Ox tow bar or if you have a Roadmaster tow bar the Guardian Rock Guard part # RM-4000 is a great option too.
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  • Can the Blue Ox KarGard # BX8870 be Used on a Motorhome with Rear Exhaust
    I spoke to my contact at Blue Ox and she informed me that the Blue Ox KarGard part # BX8870 that you referenced can work on vehicles with rear exhaust like what you have on your 2014 Thor Palazzo 33.2 Class A motorhome. Their Kargard II part # BX88255 can not be used with rear exhaust unless an exhaust turn down is used.
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  • Which Blue Ox Kargard for Honda CRV Being Flat Towed to Protect Paint
    The Kargard part # BX8870 is a larger shield setup that if you were looking for just running one protector setup this would be the way to go. We've yet to have any issues with it cracking so I would not anticipate that being a problem for you unless it happened to be used to block a very large rock. Which in that case it would be better for the guard to crack than it hit the vehicle. The Kargard I and II cannot both be installed at the same time.
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  • Can a KarGard be Used on a 2015 GMC Canyon While Being Flat Towed
    It is important not to block the radiator of a vehicle that is being driven as the vehicle would overheat. But when a vehicle is being flat towed the motor isn't running so the radiator would not need air flow. You could use the KarGurd part # BX8870 while flat towing your 2015 GMC Canyon because of that. The Blue Ox Base Plates, part # BX1721 is designed to work with your Canyon if it is a 4WD. You will need some other items when flat-towing you Canyon. I recommend the Blue...
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  • Is the Blue Ox KarGard Compatible with the Roadmaster Nighthawk All Terrain for Blue Ox Base Plates
    I called Blue Ox to confirm this for you. Based on the attachment point of the Roadmaster Nighthawk All Terrain, Non-Binding Tow Bar for Blue Ox Base Plates, part # RM-677, the Blue Ox KarGard Towed Vehicle Protector, part # BX8870, should work just fine. I've linked to a video installation of the KarGard. At the 10-second mark, you will see the bolt of the tow bar that is to be removed to install it. Looking at the review video for the Nighthawk that I've also attached, at the...
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  • Will the Blue Ox KarGard Towed Vehicle Protector Work with the Blue Ox Avail Tow Bar
    Yes, the Blue Ox KarGard Towed Vehicle Protector part # BX8870 will work with the Blue Ox Avail Tow Bar part # BX7420. The center bolt that holds on the triple lug connector will be removed and then reinstalled with the bracket for the KarGard. It is very simple to do, just one bolt each side for the tow bar part. The KarGard does not have to be removed to remove your tow vehicle but you will more than likely want to when reattaching. It is not so much that it prohibits the vehicle...
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    The Blue Ox KarGard # BX8870 attaches to the tow bar arms and it is compatible with the Aladdin tow bar even when using the Blue Ox tow bar to Roadmaster base plate adapter # BX88178. So you will be good to go!
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    If you have a Blue Ox tow bar we have rock guards that will fit but nothing from Roadmaster. We have the Blue Ox KarGard part # BX8870 that will work with your Blue Ox tow bar setup. I attached an install video for this as well.
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    It is possible that the Blue Ox KarGard Towed Vehicle Protector # BX8870 will work with the Roadmaster Falcon All Terrain, Non-Binding Tow Bar # RM-522 you mentioned since it is designed to fit more than just Blue Ox tow bars but since it has not been tested by Blue Ox I am unable to confirm that it will fit. If you want a vehicle protect that is confirmed to fit your # RM-522 without guess work I recommend the Roadmaster Tow Defender Protective Screening # RM-4750 which will work perfectly...
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