What Are Some Facts About Hidden Hitch Trailer Hitches?


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Hidden Hitch trailer hitches have a low-profile design that fits snugly under the bumper of a car, truck or SUV. They are available in Class I, II, III, IV and V and can haul up to 10,000 pounds. The hitches are coated with a black anti-rust paint and bolt easily into place. While the pin, clip, ball mount, hitch ball and wiring kit are not included with purchase, Hidden hitch trailer hitches come with removable drawbars and a lifetime warranty.

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While Hidden Hitch trailer hitches easily bolt into place on most vehicles, cutting and drilling may be required for select models. Despite the hitch's strong towing capabilities, it is imperative that the vehicle's maximum towing capacity is not exceeded.

Hitch classifications indicate the amount of weight that can be towed. Class I is suitable for all vehicles looking to tow no more than 2,000 pounds. Class II can tow up to 3,500 pounds and fitted for any vehicle but subcompact cars. Towing up to 8,000 pounds, Class III hitches are made for vans, SUVs and light- and heavy-duty trucks. Classes IV and V are typically grouped together and can tow up to 18,000 pounds on a light or heavy-duty truck, depending on the hitch's construction.

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