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Quick hitch question..

hey guys since ive got a body lift, im gona need a new hitch. so i was looking around and i found this..

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is it decent?..im a noob in the hitch world. also i'll keep looking for others, just wanted yer opinions

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have yours modified so it will be 3 inches higher, that is what i am doing with mine.
 
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yess this is true...but the towing capasities will be much less than stock was...unless of course you make it very strong and all..brackets that is
 
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pish, you can make it just as strong, the stock hitch can hadle way over what your truck can pull, i really dont think you are gonna have any problems, but it depends on the design and the welds.
 
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I've never heard any complaints about drawtite hitches, but as far as the body lift goes and looks of the hitch, without having one hanging down or modifing one there was a guy on TRS with a green 98-00 ranger with an RCD lift and 3" body who had one of those hitches designed to come out thru the liscense plate on a roll pan and it lined up just about perfect with the bumper, meaning it wasn't hanging too low or too high....
 

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Im sorry for bringin up this freakin ancient thread but does anyone know what the deal was with this hitch? I would like to get something that would work without having to chop mine up and worry about it working right. Anyone know where to get it?
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do you know a local welder or have welder experience? i know a guy that can make you some brackets in Newport news he is modifying my step bars for cheap
 
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do you think a ranger can tow 7000 pound?
 
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yes it can i know from experience, would i recommend it? no
 
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Holly old post batman!
 
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Originally Posted by vansnxtweek View Post
Im sorry for bringin up this freakin ancient thread but does anyone know what the deal was with this hitch? I would like to get something that would work without having to chop mine up and worry about it working right. Anyone know where to get it?
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there is one that a couple guys run. pm ah crap i cant remember his sign on, but he has a reg regular cab with silver hood... the sign on name is on the tip of my fingers but i cant remember. from Nevada or New Mexico?
 
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i know who your talking about with the red edge
 
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i think its razoredge
 
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yeah that is it!
 
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Oh if I would of known that it was red regular cab I would of gotten that too lol, time to find what hitch he has.
 
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Okay so better off with a new hitch or make mine work? Lol...Im lost. How much do you guys think I could get for mine if I sold it?

Marcus...how would the brackets work?
Thanks for the help
 
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PM sent Matt
 
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The picture> http://www.streetsceneeq.com/product...?id=1265&img=1
The price> http://store.summitracing.com/partde...5&autoview=sku

I would imagine that would work with a body lift. It's supposed to raise the hitch up to go behind a roll pan on a non bodylifted truck.
 
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