Class III hitches are Weight Carrying (WC) and also are Weight Distributing (WD) hitches depending on the vehicle and hitch specifications. Not all Class III hitches are rated to be both. The hitch specifications will alert you to a hitch that is not weight distributing. Class III hitches used as Weight Carrying is rated up to 6,000 lbs. Gross Trailer Weight (GTW) with a maximum trailer Tongue Weight (TW) of 600 lbs. The use of a ball mount and hitch ball of the same rating or higher is required. To use the weight distribution side of the hitch a weight distribution system is required. Class III hitches attach to the vehicle frame only. Always consult your owner's manual for vehicle rating.
Help determining Gross Trailer Weight & Tongue Weight
- Installation Time: 25 Minutes
- Hitch crosstube is visible beneath bumper.
- Exhaust must be temporarily lowered for installation.
|Hitch Class||Class III|
|Receiver Size||2 inch|
|Installation Instructions||CLICK HERE|
- Limited Lifetime Warranty!
- Square crosstube
- Mounting Hardware & Instructions
Rigid Hitch, Inc.
Rigid Hitch has been a manufacturer and distributor of trailer hitches, towing accessories, trailer parts and truck accessories for over 60 years. Located in Burnsville, Minnesota, this family-owned business produces a wide range of high quality products and was recently certified as conforming to ISO 9001:2008 standards.
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