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school me on hitches and what i need..

Discussion in 'Tow & Trailer' started by twoslo4five0, May 6, 2007.

  1. twoslo4five0

    twoslo4five0 3/4 ton status Premium Member GMOTM Winner

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    i need a new hitch for the ford..i have a 20 foot 10k trailer that my burb will be towed on..my current hitch has some preety heavy rust so i dont really wanna take any chances...i see the class 5 hitch but that might be over kill...i also see the class 3 is rated up to 10k so is that what i need...my truck has a class 4 on it now but i dont see a 4 listed for my truck..any info would be helpfull...
     
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    gmc4cw 1/2 ton status GMOTM Winner

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    bigger is better. if they made a class 6 I would tell you to get that. the new thing with hitches is a 2.5" receiver instead of a 2" al the new 2500 and up GM's are coming with them stock. rated at 13,000 lbs.
     
  3. twoslo4five0

    twoslo4five0 3/4 ton status Premium Member GMOTM Winner

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    preciate it chas..i guess there are some things you can scimp and some you cant..the hitch is one...
     

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