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Old 03-22-2009
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hitch/BL question

would this hitch

http://www.autopartswarehouse.com/de...395060820.html

work with my BL? and have almost no gap?
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In theory it should, but I don't believe I've ever seen anyone use it.
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If it fits a stock truck I see no reason it not fitting a BL truck
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awesome
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I might be getting one of these. Very clean
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i might too. because im too lazy to pay a shop to cut and raise my stock hitch.
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The only issue I see with that hitch is how far set back the receiver is.
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^^ x2

for towing that'd be an issue, but for a recovery point i see no problem.
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yeah i do see that being an issue as well... hmm
i wish someone already had this on their ride haha
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looks like the one stone is running

https://www.ranger-forums.com/forum2...t=80925&page=3


if you do buy on check ebay there alot cheaper there
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it should be level with the frame


so it might not stick under your bumper


its made for a rollpan, and exit where the plate is
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so it should work perfect for a body lift
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http://cgi.ebay.com/ebaymotors/Stree...#ht_500wt_1041

ebay one for $88 I have been watching this for a while.
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oh geeeez such a good price
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so it should work perfect for a body lift

not really


the rear bumper is relocated to directly INFRONT of the frame, which is were that hitch would be sticking out at
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so should i pass on this?
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the rear bumper is relocated to directly INFRONT of the frame, which is were that hitch would be sticking out at
Not really. The hitch would sit below the frame. Its not intended to go between the frame rails.
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ya to me it looks like it bolts flush to the bottom of the frame rails, which on a non BL truck is behind the plate/rollpan but on a BL truck it should be just right.
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i think it's worth a shot.. if it doesn't work then i'll send it back or sell it
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i think it's worth a shot.. if it doesn't work then i'll send it back or sell it
let me know how it does
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Ya let us know how it fits.
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will do
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