Handicap Mobility Driving Aids For Cars, Trucks, Vans & SUVs
At Superior Van & Mobility your safety is our utmost priority! We personally test and approve all the mechanical and electronic handicap driving aids we sell and install. If we don’t find a mobility driving aid safe, easy to use, and affordable we won’t sell it or install it into your vehicle. You can feel rest assured when you buy a mobility driving aid from Superior Van and Mobility that you’re getting the safest mobility product at the best price.
We carry most types of automotive mobility driving aids and the top brands from the following manufacturers: MPD, EMC, Veigel, MPS, Sure-Grip, Wells-Enberg and Menox.
What Are Mobility Driving Aids?
Automotive driving aids are devices that allow a person with a physical limitation to operate the driving functions and features of their car, truck, van or SUV. Driving aids can be steering wheel adaptions, turn signal extenders, hand controls, parking brake extensions, and any other feature control function of vehicle. There are both mechanical and digital (electronic) driving aids available for sale and installation.
NOTE: Most automotive mobility driving aids do require a prescription from a Certified Driving Rehabilitation Specialist (CDRS) in order to purchase and have installed on your vehicle. To learn more, please contact one of our mobility consultants for a FREE consultation at any one of our locations throughout the South and Midwest.
Spinner Knobs And Steering Controls
When it comes to the mobility aids spinner knobs and steering controls, there are numerous products on the market that provide both mechanical and electronic control. Many times the selection of which mobility driving aid is best becomes simple preference of the user or CDRS). Below are just a sample of some of the most popular styles we offer.
Spin Master Spinner Knob
the Spin Master spinner knob is basic mechanical mobility driving aid that’s available in three colors: gray, black and wood-grain. The Spin Master’s clam-shell design makes for easy mounting and is a one-size-fits-all application. Note: Installation will not harm your steering wheel.
Additional User Benefits:
- • Snug, quality fit with quick release function
- • 3 inches of clamping surface creates a stronger bond
- • Heavy duty construction that you can rely on day-in and day-out
- • Multiple interior color and finish selections to compliment your vehicle
This type of steering wheel control is ideal for the independent driver that has minimal grip strength and/or a reduced stability in their wrist. This is a more advanced type of steering control device. It’s best to consult your local dealer and driving evaluator for more details and to determine if the tri-pin mobility driving aid is right for you and your needs.
This is a wonderful alternative to the tri-pin steering aid. The Single Pin spinner knob is ideal for those clients with a strong wrist, but cannot open their hand fully. Due to the advanced nature of this type of control device, it’s best to consult one of our mobility consultants and/or CDRS for more details and to ensure this type of driving aid will fit your needs.
The Amputee Ring is solely designed for use by drivers with a prosthetic hook. Due to the advanced nature of this type of control device, you must consult one of our mobility consultants and/or a CDRS for fit and consultation.
Steering Wheel Extension
The steering wheel extension is a great mobility driving solution for users with limited limb length. It is designed to bring the factory steering wheel closer to the driver. For additional control, the steering wheel extension can be fitted with other steering wheel mounted control devices like a spinner knob, tri-pin, or single pin mobility driving aid.
Hand Control Multi-Function Buttons
If you use hand controls or other mobility driving aids, I’ve bet there often has been times during the operation of your car truck, van or SUV that operating your vehicles secondary controls like: turn signals, horn, wipers, etc. have been difficult if not impossible. Well… We have the solution!
Today, there are many manufacturers on the market like Veigel and Sure-Grip that provide a solution to the problem and they’re called multi-function hand controls. These controls not only allow the driver to operate the mechanical aspects of their adaptive equipment, but incorporate the ability electronically to also safely and easily operate the secondary vehicle controls.
The electronic portion of this mobility driving aid is integrated directly into your vehicles current design and in some cases can even be wireless. There are several types of controls available with some that can even attach directly to hand controls and steering wheels. Contact one of our mobility consultants today for additional information and availability of components for your vehicle and needs.
4 Way Vehicle Secondary Function Switch
Sure Grip Sure-Switch
The Sure Grip Sure-Switch is a four button secondary feature control switch that attaches to the handle of your mechanical hand controls and is used to control various secondary driving functions while your hands are on the primary driving controls.
This unit works to control the headlights, turn signals, hazard flashers and horn. A second Sure-Switch can be added to control additional features like your wipers, and more. Functions are carried out by utilizing the four-way mini joystick control as seen in the photo.
Multi-Function Spinner Knobs
Sure Grip RFMAX
The Sure Grip RFMAX is a six-button wireless spinner knob that is fully customizable to allow for various secondary driving control operations while your hands are on the wheel. This device is custom programmed to control the secondary features you desire.
Sure Grip EZ Spin
The Sure Grip EZ Spin RF360 is also a six-button wireless ergonomic spinner knob that is fully customizable to allow for any variation of secondary driving control operations while your hands remain on the steering wheel. The EZ Spin utilizes your vehicles Bluetooth capability in communicating with the control module.
Gear Shift Extension
Do have a limited range of motion? Look to mobility extension aids to give you back your independence. The gear selector shown below from Veigel allows a user to operate a console mounted gear selector much easier. There are also models available for floor console and dashboard mounted gear selectors.
Turn Signal Cross-Over
Multi Function Turn Signal Lever Extension
This type of mobility driving aid actually fix mounts to the steering column cover while attaching loosely to the turn signal lever itself. This type of mount allows for the additional features provided by the turn signal lever on most vehicles such as high and low beam operation.
Right Hand Turn Signal Extension
This type of mobility extension allows for the operation of the turn signals from the right side of the steering column. This device installs without damaging your vehicles original operating device.
Drop Down Style Turn Signal Extension
This type of mobility driving aid allows the user to operate his/her turn signals while driving by using a control arm that is much lower on the steering column. This is a great device for a person with limited vertical movement. The device can be used while keeping ones hands on a set of hand controls. The mobility device mounts without damaging the vehicles original operating lever.
Parking Brake Extension
The parking brake extenders shown below from Veigel and Sure Grip allow for easier operation of your console mounted parking brake. Often times, many other mobility aids require the parking brake operation to function first, making this one of the most common mobility aids.
This type of extension makes the operation of the parking brake easy and safe. The materials are sturdy and come in various lengths for customization. There are versions of this mobility driving aid for floor mounted and console mounted parking brakes as well.
Superior Van & Mobility now has financing options for wheelchair lifts, scooter lifts, mobility seating, and other driving aids. To learn more or to apply today, click the link below or contact one of our certified mobility consultants at a location near you!Get Financing