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Old 06-29-2010, 01:51 PM
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Hitch questions

I was getting the hitch from my jeep and Im wondering how the hell do I know if I have weight disto equipment? So I can tow 7200lbs with is or i can put a tow hook on the back for wheeling...

http://www.justforjeeps.com/hitchreceivers2.html

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http://www.jeeppartsmall.com/product...oducts_id=1645
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Old 06-30-2010, 09:40 AM
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Re: Hitch questions

i would personally go to etrailer.com they have a lot of selections. i didn't want to cut into my bumper and wanted my receiver lower so i got an after market hitch. hidden hitch class 3

http://www.etrailer.com/p-87752.html
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Old 06-30-2010, 09:54 AM
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Re: Hitch questions

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i would personally go to etrailer.com they have a lot of selections. i didn't want to cut into my bumper and wanted my receiver lower so i got an after market hitch. hidden hitch class 3

http://www.etrailer.com/p-87752.html
Having the hitch lower is sweet. I have the factory hitch that Jeep provides in the hemi, and to pull my boat or camper, I need to use a reciever with an 8" drop

Its a pain in the ass, and frankly and 8" drop is a little extreme
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Old 06-30-2010, 10:12 AM
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Re: Hitch questions

Hmm... Thats some good thoughts... I was going to cut the bumper. Do either of you have a pic so I can see what it looks like? Thanks
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Old 06-30-2010, 11:07 AM
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Re: Hitch questions

I used the same aftermarket hitch from etrailer since I didn't want to cut the bumper. It's a snap to install.
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Re: Hitch questions

yep, thats the same one I have....
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Re: Hitch questions

yup i love it! i also upgraded my receiver to a solid one (the one in the pic was hollow)
i also added a bumper guard
http://www.etrailer.com/p-80400.html
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Old 06-30-2010, 12:58 PM
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Re: Hitch questions

Thanks for the pics that is quite visually pleasing and will work better after i do the 2.25 RRO lift
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Re: Hitch questions

no prob! if you need more let me know
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Re: Hitch questions

Since were talking about hitches and I dont remember if I asked this already, Ive got the puny factory class 2 hitch and I want to upgrade to a class 4 with a 7 pin harness, do I need to get a class 4 hitch from a wk or would an aftermarket work just as well? Thanks
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Old 06-30-2010, 02:08 PM
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Re: Hitch questions

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no prob! if you need more let me know
Hey yea if its not much trouble could you get a rear shot lower down with out the receiver in? I just want to see the look just day to day.
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