. Now we got plenty of room right here for our exhaust but in our case just because everything's easier to see we'll go ahead and lower it by the hanger here as well. See product for application and installation information. First thing we need to do is go ahead and get our vehicle ready to install the hitch. Typically, Class 3 hitches with a gross trailer weight limit of 6,000 lbs. It hangs just below the rear bumper.
We offer the highest quality performance parts, manufactured by brands such as , , , , and more, coupled with free shipping through most of Canada. Local store prices may vary from those displayed. If you are planning to tow a trailer, for use over any distance, you should consider the condition of your tow vehicle. We're going to use a 17mm socket to do that. Several Rav4 models have a tie-down bracket which has to be removed in order for the hitch assembly to fit.
Are you having trouble picking out your trailer hitch? We'll go ahead and clean up the threads. Temporarily Lower Exhaust For Installation. With Round Tube Main Body. These products are available with quality black powder coating to prevent corrosion and provide a long lasting quality trailer hitch. Now we can go ahead and put our hitch into place.
With our hitch fully installed we can go ahead and reinstall the exhaust. Towing a trailer can be demanding on some older vehicles, depending upon their condition. Exhaust Must Be Temporarily Lowered For Installation. That is because the Class 3-packs the punch of a heavyweight hitch while still staying light on its feet. We offer everything from hitch covers to ball mounts and balls to trailer wiring and brake controllers. Whatever your towing needs are, Hitches4Less will help you solve your problems. Whatever your towing needs are, we have you covered.
In this guide, we'll share some additional important tips you can use when installing a hitch in your Rav4. Make sure the teeth on the washer always face towards the hitch. Tip 3: Prep the mounting points. That is because the Class 3-packs the punch of a heavyweight hitch while still staying light on its feet. This fastener combination will be the same on both sides of the hitch.
That was the passenger side and this is the driver side. Do the same to the threaded hole just behind the tie-down bracket. You can spray a little more lubricant on it and put it back into place. Next we'll go ahead and show you how the hardware works with the hitch. A separate email would be sent if required. That is because the Class 3-packs the punch of a heavyweight hitch while still staying light on its feet. Drilling Not Required; with Round Tube Main Body; Main Hitch Body Exposed; Install Time 15 Minutes.
Tell us your vehicle year, make and model and we will show you available trailer hitches and related towing components. As other reviewers wrote, it was too narrow. You can use a 17mm socket to remove the bracket and, once it's off, scrub and spray with lubricant to remove any rust spots. This is a brand new vehicle so the threads are going to be clean, but it's always a good idea to clean them out first and try them with the hitch bolt before we put the hitch into place. A wiring service plan is also available.
It's a good idea to get an extra set of hands to help hold up the hitch while we install the hardware. The fit is customized for your vehicle and bolt on within 30-60 minutes, so you don't have to stress about installation. Our hitches are our pride, and as such, we back them up with a limited lifetime warranty and a 1-year finish warranty. Wanted to support a made in America product, but quality control apparently isn't there. Minor Exhaust Modification May Be Required.
Hitches4Less will also save you plenty on your hitch accessory needs. Conceived in this great nation, our company strives to meet the needs of all consumers for automotive parts, such as , , , and more, in Canada. Would have required bolt slots to be extended 0. One special feature about the Class 3 that is not found in Classes 1 or 2 is its compatibility with a weight distribution hitch. So, we grew up on hitches and are happy to help you all that we can. Rear Choose a trailer hitch for the towing capacity you need, from basic hauling to heavy-duty towing of 5th wheels and gooseneck trailers. With over 1,500 install locations, we can guarantee you'll find a location near you.