Weight Distributing Hitches
June 30th, 2014
  By Les Narum
  Customer Service Representative at ReeseHitches.com

Today we’re going to talk about Weight Distributing Hitch Systems, how they work and the different types of systems.

A Weight Distributing System applies leverage between the towing vehicle and the trailer which causes the tongue weight to be distributed across all axles of both the tow ...   Read more...
Trailer Hitch Classes
June 19th, 2014
  By Bert Camp
  Customer Service Representative at ReeseHitches.com

Next up in our series we’re going to talk about Trailer Hitch Classes. We get a lot of calls about what the various class sizes are and what each size means in terms of load capacity. The chart below is a good place to start. This is just a general guide, so before you decide to buy a trailer hitch ...   Read more...
Trailer Hitch Ball Mounts
June 19th, 2014
  By Bert Camp
  Customer Service Representative at ReeseHitches.com

We talked recently about Trailer Hitch Ball Sizes.  The next step is to talk a bit about the part the hitch ball mounts to which is the Trailer Hitch Ball Mount.

The ball mount ...   Read more...
Trailer Hitch Ball Sizes
June 19th, 2014
  By Bert Camp
  Customer Service Representative at ReeseHitches.com

Today we’re going to talk about Trailer Hitch Ball Sizes, how to know what size you need and the names of the various parts of the ball. To get the right hitch ball to meet your needs get one with a load rating equal to or exceeding the trailer’s gross trailer weight rating (GTWR).

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Tow Hitches
June 19th, 2014
  By Bert Camp
  Customer Service Representative at ReeseHitches.com

Before you begin the tow hitch selection process it’s necessary to have some details at hand.
  1.  Tow Vehicle:  Here is a list of things you’ll need to know about the car or truck you plan to tow with: 
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