Curt Front Mount Trailer Hitch License Plate Holder

Curt Front Mount Trailer Hitch License Plate Holder

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Curt Accessories and Parts - C31002


Curt Front Mount Trailer Hitch License Plate Holder

If your front mount trailer hitch ends up behind your license plate, just use this front mount license plate holder. It can be held in place with a standard pin and clip; or, to better secure it, use a standard hitch lock.

  • Black, powder coating resists rust and corrosion
  • Compatible with 2" x 2" trailer hitches

C31002 Curt Trailer Hitch Mounted License Plate Holder




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Video Transcript for Curt Hitch Accessories C31002 Review

Today were reviewing part number C31002 from Curt. This is a front-mount trailer hitch license plate holder. If youve installed a front hitch and the license plate holder had to be removed in order to install your hitch, or if the license plate ends up behind your hitch, this will give you a new mounting plate for your license plate so that its visible. Simply insert this holder into your receiver tube and secure it with your pin and clip. If you do not have a pin and clip, you can get one from etrailer.com. We use part number PC3, and see youre ready to go.

Now youll see the height here in relation to the shank. If you want to hang your license plate lower, all you have to do is turn the mounting plate upside down so that the Curt name is upside down and then you have a lower height to hang your license plate. This is compatible with 2 by 2 trailer hitches, and there you have it for part number C31002 from Curt, the front-mount trailer license plate holder.


Customer Reviews

Curt Front Mount Trailer Hitch License Plate Holder - C31002

Average Customer Rating:  4.8 out of 5 stars   (28 Customer Reviews)


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This is the second product I have ordered from Etrailer. Haven't received it yet but the front receiver hitch I got from them was great. The video made it so easy to install. The customer service has been awesome. I will definitely keep buying from these guys. 287988



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I have yet to install on my p/u but the finish and heft of the product is great. i'll install it as soon as i get my Submarine Service Vetereans tag installed on the hitch. 156016



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The right items at the right price,, with customer service when you need it... You don't need to say much more than that... 441580



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I didn’t like the look of license plate attached to spare wheel and wanted to show the full wheel. I found the trailer hitch license plate holder and lock on Etrailer. It works perfectly. Makes the back of the Hummer look a lot more appealing. Ordering was easy and package arrived within a week. I’m a forever customer. Thanks Etrailer. 561582



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Got it painted to match the color of my front bumper replacement. Bracket is sturdy enough to be used as a pushbar! What a piece. Holes are a bit big, but work great with washers. 8770



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Very heavy duty! Only four stars because the holes to mount the plate are so large...required using fender washers front and rear to mount plate. Arrived very fast and in excellent condition. 334544



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This is extremely heavy duty and appears to be well made. It fit perfectly on the 2" front hitch we had installed to hold a bike rack when we go camping. I did have to purchase four 1" washers for a minimal price to keep the license plate on, as the holes are extremely large. I attached it with a locking hitch receiver pin and am ready to go! 581946



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Good product. The four predrilled holes are to large in my opinion. I think it would have better to predrill the holes small and let the purchaser drill them to size. 577326



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All is well. Thanks for quick turn-arou nd. 500561



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It exactly what i was looking for and works great 489008



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It arrived in good shape, and it worked exactly as advertised. Thanks for the great service. 443519



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Awesome products. Great customer service. A+++++ 426330



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Well made! 419157



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Have not used it yet, but is a well solid piece as described by the video. 374588



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Wow, this thing is sturdy. Maybe even over built. I would have been happy with a lighter lower price version. 360886


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Still great! Very Happy!

FSTOLMAN - 03/31/2018

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The quality of this trailer hitch license plate holder far surpasses my expectations! 353768



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Crimany this made in America steel product weighs over 7 pounds! Plate mounting slots a little large - fender washers worked for that - all installed on 2008 GMC Sierra with front receiver and using the Master lock stainless quick pin. (ML1465DAT) All from eTrailer.com of course! 282913



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Well made product, but I do agree with other reviewers....the holes are way too large for the licence plate mounting purpose intended. 187244



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Good powder coat . Beefy plate 178438



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Very heavy duty and fast shipping. Thank you 174977



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I bought the Curt front mount Trailer hitch plate holder and a Draw-Tite front mount hitch. These parts were purchesed for a 2500 06 Duramax, everything fit perfect. I'm pleased with both products and the shipping was Super fast. Thanks again Julie H ;). 145286



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Good heavy product. Should last forever. 145081



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The right accessory for anyone with a front hitch receiver that is required to have a front license plate on display on public roads. 122751


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Has held up great, fits great, and keeps me legal.

TEC - 03/28/2015

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Well made but the holes are far too big for mounting a basic license plate. 113897



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Holder arrived on time and in good shape. Needed a couple of different sized washers to attached the plate, but no big deal. Looks good on the front of my truck, using the 65056 front receiver hitch. 67099



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solid, no HW to mount plate but excellent otherwise 36919



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Typical high quality item from Curt and fast, fast service from etrailer! 29421



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Just what I was looking for. Off-set so can go higher or lower plate coverage. 23674


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  • Recommendation of Front Mount Hitch Receiver on a 1998 Ford Expedition 4-Wheel Drive for a Snow Plow
  • Looking at the installation between the front mount hitches that fit your 1998 Ford Expedition, the Curt, part # 31049, installs much higher where the license plate is normally mounted. The benfit is more ground clearance but you'll need to relocate your license plate using part # C31002. Also, on your Expedition that seems like an extremely high mounting point for a snow plow. The Draw-Tite, part # 65025, installs quite a bit lower, sitting under the front bumper and fascia. This...
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  • Can Fold Down License Plate Holder # 8802 be Used with a Rear Mounted Trailer Hitch
  • In order to use the fold down license plate holder # 8802 pm a trailer hitch you would have to fabricate something for it to attach to. It is meant to be used on vehicles where the receiver goes through the bumper. Using a holder that actually fits in the receiver such as # 5443 or # C31002 would be the better way to go. Both of these products indicate they are for front mount hitches but they will fit in any 2 inch receiver, front or back.
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  • Front Mount Hitch for 2008 Chevrolet Silverado 3500 Pickup
  • I have attached a link to our front mount bolt-on hitches for 2008 Chevrolet Silerado 3500s for you. Both the Curt Front Mount Hitch # 31109 and the Draw-Tite Front Mount Hitch # 65050 have a 2 x 2 inch hitch receiver, a line pull maximum of 9,000 pounds, a vertical load max of 500 pounds, and a gross trailer weight max of 5,000 pounds. The Curt front mount hitch's receiver will sit just below the license plate on your vehicle. This hitch will provide an easier installation. I have...
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  • Options For Mounting License Plate To Front Mount Hitch On 2000 Ford Excursion
  • Sorry to hear you got a ticket for the removed license plate on your 2000 Ford Excursion, but we may have an option that will work for you. One option I recommend is our Fold Down License Plate Holder, part # 8802. This mounts to the license plate mounting holes on Excursion and folds down so that you have access to the front mounted hitch. I have attached a photo of the holder and have the mounting dimensions noted on the photo you can check out. The lower mounting holes are 7-1/2 inches...
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  • Dimensions for License Plate Holder C31002 When Used in the Upright Position
  • I went to our warehouse and measured the license plate holder, and when # C31002 is used in the upright position, the top of the face plate sits 4 inches above the top of the shank. The bottom of the face plate would be 5/8 of an inch below the bottom of the shank. The edges of the face plate are 5-1/8 inches from the sides of the shank.
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  • Comparing Curt and Draw-Tite Front Mount Trailer Hitches for a 2006 Dodge Ram and Winch
  • The Draw-Tite front hitch # 65046 is slightly less invasive than the Curt hitch # C31017 and thus will provide slightly less ground clearance but ultimately they are very close. The vertical pull capacity is basically like tongue weight on a rear mounted hitch. If you are not going to apply downward force to the hitch then the lower capacity of the Curt hitch should not be an issue. You mentioned using the hitch for a winch so there are some cases where vertical pull is a factor. For...
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  • Dimensions for Curt License Plate Holder # C31002
  • I went to our warehouse and took some measurements of the Curt Front Mount Trailer Hitch License Plate Holder # C31002 for you. The part is 6-1/2" wide and 12-1/2" tall. I used the digital calipers to measure the plate's thickness which measured 0.2". The part is made of a heavy duty steal with black, powder coating to resist rust and corrosion. Check out the graphic I made of these dimensions and the demonstration video of this part that I have included under help information.
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  • Hitch Pin Clearance Measurements for Curt Front Mount Trailer Hitch Licenese Plate Holder
  • Curt provides 2 hitch pin holes on the License Plate Holder so you can set it to a different depth depending on your bumper size and shape. The first hole measures 4-1/8 inches from the back of the plate to the center of the hole. The second hole measures 6-1/8 inches from the plate to the center of the hole.
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  • Replacement 2 Inch Receiver Cover Plate
  • I don't believe we have the 4 screw plastic hitch cover plate you are referring to. I've attached all of our hitch cover options for 2 inch hitch receivers to assist. If you are looking for a hitch mounted license plate holder, we have the steel # C31002 and # 5443. Both of these are welded to the receiver shank. We do not carry a plastic version of this.
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  • Fit of Roadmaster Hitch Mounted Spare Tire Carrier RM-195225 on 2017 Ram ProMaster 2500
  • It is likely that a spare tire on a hitch-mount tire carrier such as # RM-195225 that is used on your 2017 Ram ProMaster 2500 van would at least partially bock our left-door-mounted license plate. Just how much is blocked depends on the specific tire size. The 2017 ProMaster 2500 has one stock tire size, 225/75-16, and this tire's overall diameter is approximately 29-1/4-inches. Half of this diameter, just under 15-inches, would extend to both the right and left sides of the carrier's...
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  • Front Mount Hitch for a 1998 Ford F-150 2WD
  • I spoke with my contact at Curt who said that your 2WD 1998 Ford F-150 doesn't come with the tow hooks which is why their front mount hitch # 31049 will not fit. When I asked if the hitch could be installed if you purchased and installed the front tow hooks he said it would be compatible then. So the reason you have been having trouble is because of those tow hooks not existing on your pickup. Sometimes the license plate mount part # C31002 will need to be installed as well but it doesn't...
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