Reese Quick-Install Custom Outboard Brackets for 5th Wheel Trailer Hitches

Reese Quick-Install Custom Outboard Brackets for 5th Wheel Trailer Hitches

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Custom outboard brackets dramatically reduce the amount of drilling and time required to install your fifth-wheel trailer hitch. Hardware included. Extended-length base rails (RP30153) sold separately. Call 800-298-8924 to order Reese accessories and parts part number RP56009 or order online at etrailer.com. Free expert support on all Reese products. Guaranteed Lowest Price and Fastest Shipping for Reese Quick-Install Custom Outboard Brackets for 5th Wheel Trailer Hitches. Accessories and Parts reviews from real customers.


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Reese Accessories and Parts - RP56009

Custom outboard brackets dramatically reduce the amount of drilling and time required to install your fifth-wheel trailer hitch. Hardware included. Extended-length base rails (RP30153) sold separately.


Features:

  • Installation brackets mount beneath your truck bed to provide attachment points for 5th-wheel rails
    • Extended-length base rails (RP30153 - sold separately) sit in truck bed and allow installation of 5th-wheel trailer hitch
  • Custom outboard brackets mount to existing holes in your vehicle's frame
    • Minimizes drilling and measuring
    • Cuts down installation time by more than half compared with universal bracket systems
  • Hardware for affixing brackets to frame is included
  • Sturdy, black powder coated steel resists corrosion
  • Limited lifetime warranty


56009 Reese Quick-Install Custom Outboard Brackets for 5th Wheel Trailer Hitches



RP56009 Installation InstructionsInstallation Details RP56009 Installation instructions


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Video Transcript for Reese Fifth Wheel Installation Kit RP56009 Review

Speaker 1: Today, we're going to take a look at the Reese quick install custom outboard brackets for fifth wheel trailer hitches. Now, this is a custom fit part. It is designed to fit a 2014 and newer Dodge Ram and Ram 2500 short bed and long bed trucks without the factory rail kit, and on a custom fit part, I always like to recommend for you to go to our website, use our fit guide, put in your year, model, vehicle, and it will show if this will work for your application.Now, these installation brackets will mount beneath your truck bed. They provide you attachment points for your fifth wheel rails. Now, these do use the extended length base rails, part number RP30153, that we do sell separately on our website. The rails are designed to sit in the truck bed, and they allow the installation of your fifth wheel trailer hitch to your truck.Now, these are custom outboard brackets so they mount to existing holes in your vehicle's frame.

This will minimize drilling and measuring, and it cuts down your installation time by more than half compared with the universal bracket systems.The hardware for installing these brackets to the frame is all included with a nice set of detailed instructions, and these are a sturdy, black powder coated steel to help resist corrosion. That should do it for the review on the Reese quick install custom outboard brackets for fifth wheel trailer hitches.


Customer Reviews

Reese Quick-Install Custom Outboard Brackets for 5th Wheel Trailer Hitches - RP56009

Average Customer Rating:  4.8 out of 5 stars   (299 Customer Reviews)

Custom outboard brackets dramatically reduce the amount of drilling and time required to install your fifth-wheel trailer hitch. Hardware included. Extended-length base rails (RP30153) sold separately.

- RP50082
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I called for information, ordered item and it showed up when stated. I haven't put it on yet, but I don't foresee any problems. 404105



- RP50081
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easy instalation and great instructions very happy did not have to drill any holes in my frame great product.installed in about 4hrs with no help ,whith help maybe 2hrs redy to pull trailer 200169



- RP50040
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Fit like it's advertised. Shipping was fast . Install time by my self about 2 hr 45 min. 438868



- RP50082
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Review from a similar Reese Quick-Install in Accessories and Parts


Brackets worked great!! Installation was much easier!! Didn't have to drill holes through the frame, just through the bed. Informational videos were superb and customer service was top notch!! I am very happy with my purchase. 559579



- RP50054
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Excellent company--a portion of the order was missing, & problem was resolved with one phone call. Packaging was stellar and was shipped in a timely manner. They have the best tracking system I've ever come across. Would definitely use this company again. 490201



- RP50054
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All was good, but there were no nuts for the bolts. For as much as this cost it looks like I could get the nuts for the bolts to. 598497


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Your Ram truck actually has factory installed mounting points in the truck frame for the bolts included in the bracket kit to attach. No nuts were included because they are not needed.

-- Mike L - 01/18/2019

48662

- RP50026
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Great selection, prices and lightning fast shipping 481586



- RP50064
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Easy installation 419483



- RP50054
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work great,went on easy 229373



- RP50074-58
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The hitch install kit is a good product. It took about six hours to install because my installer had never put this kit on the new Ford with the aluminum box before and he wanted it to be right. There was some issues with the fit on the frame. Little things like welds not ground down and getting it to fit tight to the frame of the truck. He was able to fix all of the issues with out any problems. Just a little longer installation time is needed to insure a proper fit than we expected. Overall, a good product. I would buy this hitch installation kit again, and I do recommend it. 480261



- RP50074
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This is an awesome product. No frame drilling required and everything fit perfect. Glad I found this on etrailer. 443569


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Everything is fine after a year. Great product.

Marlin G - 10/17/2018

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- RP50026
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Just what my husband needed and then the easy installation makes it great because he had an accident and can't grip hold of little screws and these screw together without holding both pieces... a very happy customer 322449



- RP50066
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I agree with the other reviews, allow yourself extra time and patience when installing this kit. It fit perfectly without drilling any holes in my new truck frame. Some of the bolts are near impossible to catch. It took me about 3-4 hours to install. Find someone to help who has skinny arms and long fingers....anyone who has installed this will agree. I am glad I used this instead of the universal "L" brackets, it was well worth the effort. 17953



- RP50064
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Very fast service. Shipped the same day we ordered 493436



- RP56007-53
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I have always had great service from etrailer, have not installed hitch yet but all packaging was in good shape and all parts and hardware are included. If I have any problem I'm sure the people at etrailer will be there as they have been with my orders in the past. 499909



- RP50081
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Review from a similar Reese Quick-Install in Accessories and Parts


Quality part 377682



- RP50026
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I am glad I bought this kit for my 2011 ford f250. It fit really well and went together much easier than the universal kit would have. In my opinion this is a must have when installing a fifth wheel rail kit. Definitely worth the money. 284900


Comments

Still holding up great. Never regretted the purchase yet!

Jordon B - 11/02/2017

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- RP50074
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Review from a similar Reese Quick-Install in Accessories and Parts


Heavy duty! Much better than the universal L style frame mount brackets. No frame drilling!! 480216



- RP50074-58
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The kit arrived within a few days-very happy about that. very easy to install. the directions were clear and pictures good. I went to the trouble of using a sharpie to mark the part numbers on everything before I started just to keep to all straight. I would note that on the 2017 F350 diesel the only problem bolt was on the driver side inline with the DEF tank. long skinny arms with flexible wrist is ideal (not what I have). I would also suggest taping the shims onto the outboard frame brackets to save yourself some frustrations. otherwise they are difficult to get and keep in place, especially on the driver side. the two nuts that go inside the frame tube come on/with a nice handle although a bit light on the wield. here again save yourself and tape the shims on before you try to insert two things into that hole, align and fasten the bolt-by yourself. I used an extension with wobble head and socket to turn the bolt while holding the nut "assembly" in place. I did remove the rear wheels and fender well liner-a must. Lastly, great customer service on the phone. Pleasant and patient answering questions. Wayde C - Montana 356688


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Still love the product. Thank you for checking back.

Wayde C - 03/21/2018

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- RP50074-58
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Review from a similar Reese Quick-Install in Accessories and Parts


Very easy to install. Measure twice, drill once. I used every piece of galvanic corrosion tape to protect the aluminum bed in the kit, probably could have used a little more. Even though I painted the edge of the holes after drilling, maybe some sort of insulator could be used there also. 543657



- RP56007-53
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Review from a similar Reese Quick-Install in Accessories and Parts


My new 5th wheel hitch works great and th install went really good. All parts were shipped correctly and Etrailer was great to work with. Thank you. 497783



- RP50082
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great response and fast delivery very good to work with thanks 575949



- RP50066
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The products are just what I ordered. They came in a timely fashion. 60627



- RP50074
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I have purchased products from etrailer a few different times. I am always impressed how quickly it comes to my home. The product fit and worked great with detailed instructions and helpful video. I think where etrailer sets themselves apart from other online vendors is the customer service. I had some questions and I spoke with Bill on a couple of different occasions and he made me feel as if I was at my hometown hardware store. Thanks much, I have nothing but good to say about etrailer, their products and their people. 365776



- RP50082
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These Brackets Installed quick and very little trouble.Very Happy 161669



- RP56007-53
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The hitch and mounting kit work fine for hauling my fifth wheel. The drilless mounting kit did not look like it fit correctly, the numbers and product were correct for my truck, I decided to install several bolts making it a bolt on kit. The overall assembly ans installation was a bit time consuming and needed two people to help move the parts and keep it true, but a year later and it still slips in and out without any issues. The mechanics of the hitch are still funtional and there is little to no play with in the hitch after thousands of miles used. Overall it is a hitch and preforms great. Downside is the weight of the unit making it impossible to SAFELY move with one person. 268564



- RP50074-58
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Great rail kit. Fairly simple install. The instructions are easy to follow. I did not have to remove spare or rear wheels to install. Only had to have helper for the two bolts in the third row. Hint, tape the u spacers to the long handle nut that goes inside the bed cross member. I did install rails in my previous truck (seventeen years ago) so I kind of knew what to expect. Frame brackets are a lot better now. 380705


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working as expected. should last my lifetime

SteveFL - 05/15/2018

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- RP50074-58
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Very happy how soon the product I ordered was at my door step. 3 days after I ordered it. Put the base to my 5th wheel on my 2017 250 diesel sd took me around 5 hrs, would have been faster with 2 people. The base fit my husky 16k prefect when I done torquing all the bolts. Going to use this hitch to pull my 29.5 Durango EZ 1500. 550285



- RP50140
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Five hours to install; which included a half hour searching for the key to the padlock on my spare. E-Trailer linked me to an installation video which really helped. I took my time and measured three times before I drilled the bed. Installation is a lot easier with someone to hold the bolts from the top. I fabricated mounting brackets on my last truck, but these were worth the money and I didn't have to drill the frame! Good design and straight-forward installation. My only issue was the video didn't show one bolt install that secured the driver's side rear bracket to the bottom of the frame. I was going off the video only and wasn't using the written instructions. Make sure you go step by step using both. Also, some parts are clearly for a different application so there will be a few parts left over. My experience with e-trailer was awesome. 154484



- RP50066
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Well priced. Shipped quickly. Printed instructions, coupled with website video installations, made DIY very easy. Very simple setup, but a couple bolt areas were difficult to reach, and in my case, my wife was able to assist me to reach these areas. Total install took a few hours with minimal tools. Asked one question by e-mail and was answered next day prior to purchase. 78932


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Easy to follow instructions, install involved removing a factory heat shield, which wasnt easy, but was completed. Small hands made a hard to reach area easier to thread a nut onto a bolt, all other locations were easy to complete. No problems a year after install. Etrailer had been prompt, easy to contact by email prior to purchase, to verify product, and prompt shipping. Followed recommendation to additionally purchase all new bolt kit with these brackets.

Shawn G - 05/08/2014

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- RP50066
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These are great brackets, well made, and will fit rails with 10 bolt or 4 bolt installations. I installed Curt rails(exact as Reese) and everything bolted up just as the instructions said. The reason I did not give them an excellent rating is because of the difficulty in the under bed installation. Somewhere I read that it was a 40 minute job for a pro and 80 for a DIY, but 5 hours later, I was done. Again, it is an issue with the new 2011 HD frame, but you must remove your spare so you have room to work, but the biggest pain was the heat deflector shields that GM has put above the exhaust system, right under the bed. There is no room to work, and taking the heat shields out looked to be very time consuming. I finally bent the shield enough to get the washers, locks and nuts on. Also, there is only about 2 inches to work between the top of the frame rail and bottom of the bed. You will need another person and a long screwdriver to be your other hand. The instructions say to torque all 1/2" bolts to 75 psi, but there is no way to get a socket, let alone a torque wrench in there. Still a great product, just plan for an all day event. 7969



- RP56002-53
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RP56002-53 Frame brackets did not properly match 2013 F-350 frame. Bracket holes had to be elongated (received approval from Reese Tech Service for this) because there was no way they would bolt to frame without modification. Brackets also had interference with frame rivets and bracket holes for rivets also needed to be elongated. Fortunately neighbor had a milling machine which was used to modify brackets. RP30869 Reese Titan 16K hitch with round tube slider was manufactured in China. Serious quality issues required first hitch be returned to Reese because it was not functional. Hitch could not freely rock fore-aft because of improper casting and machining. Mechanic assembling hitch to its saddle had to use hammer to assemble. Replacement hitch received from Reese with a missing grease fitting but no similar interferences limiting hitch movement. The hitch saddle rests on 1" diameter pins oriented fore-aft through the slider cross piece that allows hitch to rock left-right. As manufactured hitch can move vertically about 1/16" on 1" diameter pins and fore-aft 3/16". So when driving over a hard bump hitch slams up and down on the 1" pin clearance. When braking hitch moves forward until hitch saddle contacts cross bar on slider. Contact is on as-cast, not machined surface. Contact is only on left side. When accelerating hitch moves back until hitch saddle contacts forward side of cross bar on slider. Same issue with contact but now on right side indicating improper set-up for machining of saddle casting. Design concept is good but design execution and manufacturing are very poorly executed. I am considering modifying hitch and slider cross bar to eliminate excessive fore-aft slop (clearance). I have not come up with a solution to reduce the vertical movement. Serrated jaw hitching mechanism is nice but also poorly manufactured. When backing into hitch at any speed (hard/fast or slow) jaws close but locking handle cannot be locked. Vehicle must be pulled forward very slowly / delicately with pressure applied to locking handle to get it into fully locked position. Because of apparent quality and perhaps design issues I cannot recommend these Reese products. I purchased Reese products based on past experience with other Reese products. Never again. 254646



- RP50026
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I installed these custom brackets in my truck today using the hardware included and also the replacement hardware kit I ordered for attaching my fifth wheel rails to the brackets. They fit perfectly in my 2016 Ford F350 King Ranch dually with the 8 foot box. I am once again pleased with etrailer.com for their customer service and fast shipping! I had installed the same brackets 8 years ago in my previous F350, again with good results. I will continue to use etrailer.com for my needs, and recommend to all my friends. 669598



- RP50054
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Was very satisfied with the service that I received. Representative that I spoke with was very knowledgeable and helpful. Shipment even came early. I will definitely do business again with etrailer again, and would recommend anyone else to do so. Thank you so much etrailer. 664995



- RP50074
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Well made and very easy to install 661945



- RP50081
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I used them quite a bit seem to be holding up good. Much nicer than drilling holes and doing it the old way. 656491



- RP50087
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Review from a similar Reese Quick-Install in Accessories and Parts


just finished installing underbed brackets (RP50087) and inbed rails on 2018 f150. need two people to install, or at lease it makes it more easy to install. This is a great product from etrailor, and works well for this model of ford. 656338



- RP50064
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Review from a similar Reese Quick-Install in Accessories and Parts


The parts were very good quality and mounted to my truck with no modifications. Service and delivery were excellent. I have used them on multiple occasions. 652806



- RP50066
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great product excellent service and great people 648101



- RP50064
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I haven't installed it yet but it seems to be of good quality. 643625



- RP56007-53
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The advantage obviously for this product is that it fits without modifications, all too often though you would have to make some sort of modification happy to say with this product it was a Bolt-on easy to install product works as described great value shipped on time have had no problems with it. 642608



- RP50084
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AAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAA++++++ ++++++++++++++ 642416



- RP56034
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Yes, it's a nice product and works well 642004



- RP50074-58
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Would give this item 5 stars except the spacer blocks are extremely difficult to use in certain spots. If the brackets had a way to hold the block it would make the installation much easier and besides the spacer blocks it is easy to install and works great. 638778



- RP50087
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Review from a similar Reese Quick-Install in Accessories and Parts


Pro:Product was great, fit was as advertised. Con: Missing 4 bolts and washers. Trip to hardware store resolved but was very aggravating. 638734



- RP50087
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Review from a similar Reese Quick-Install in Accessories and Parts


Brackets are very good instructions not very clear gas tank in the way on driver's side of 2018 F 150 super cab use regular bolts instead of stove bolts there and 2nd person would be helpful. Overall this is much better than universal brackets. 637820



- RP50066
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Great product worked perfectly will pull by 31ft easy and great saftey thank you Clark brenenstuhl hoosick falls ny. 637579



- RP50081
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Very helpful on the phone and fast shipping.great people all around. 637486



- RP50054
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Awesome product great customer service got me what I needed and a timely manner aswell 637112



- RP50074-58
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Very happy with customer service. The speed of delivery was great. The parts fit perfectly. Many thanks. 636561


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  • Reese Fifth Wheel Bracket Kit Recommendation for 2017 Ram 2500 without Factory Rail Kit
  • For your 2017 Ram 2500 without the factory rail kit the Reese fifth wheel bracket kit part # RP50054 that you referenced will fit your Reese rails. These are part of the inboard rail kit part # RP50054-58. You'd need new hardware for the rails to attach to the bracket kit as these bolts are one time use. For that you'd need part # RP58430. If instead you have the longer outboard rails you'd need the part # RP56009 which is a part of the # RP56009-53.
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  • Installing 5th Wheel Hitch Base Rails in 2015 Ram 2500 With and Without Factory Prep Package
  • If your 2015 Ram 2500 with 6-foot bed has the factory 5th wheel prep package you can install any industry-standard 5th wheel hitch by using the Reese 5th Wheel Rail Adapter # RP30154. This adapter drops into the factory pucks in the bed and provides the equivalent of standard 5th wheel base rails that will accept most industry-standard sliders like Curt # C16560. If the truck does not have the factory puck system and you want to re-use your existing 5th wheel base rails you can use Reese...
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  • Replacement Brackets and Hardware for Reese Fifth Wheel Trailer Hitch
  • If your rails are Reese rails then the install bracket kit you need is # RP50054 for inboard brackets and kit # RP56009 if you have outboard brackets. The easiest way to tell which kit you need is to meaure your base rails. Inboard brackets will fit 43 inch rails and outboard brackets fit 48 inch rails. If your base rails are not Reese rails, let me know which brand they are and I'll find the correct hardware kit for you.
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  • Hardware for 2015 Ram 2500 5th Wheel Rails
  • The parts you referenced for your 2015 Ram 2500, # RP50054 Reese Quick-Install Custom Bracket Kit and # RP58430 Replacement Hardware Kit, are both a fit for the 43 inch Reese rails # RP58058. I contacted the manufacturer and the cylindrical spacers you are referring to are included in the # RP50054 kit. I'd recommend you double-check the base rails and frame brackets to make sure they are the same manufacturer. It is not recommended to mix brands between the base rails and frame brackets.
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  • Outboard Or Inboard 5th Wheel Installation Kit 2014 Ram 2500
  • An outboard 5th wheel installation kit will be much easier to install compared to an inboard 5th wheel installation kit. In most cases, the frame brackets used on an outboard kit will have mounting bolts that attach outside the frame rail. On inboard installation kits, the frame brackets have mounting bolts that will be on the inside of the frame rail. The longer base rails for the outboard kit are required because the mounting holes are outside the frame rail and not inside the frame rail...
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  • Truck Bed 5th Wheel Mounting Brackets for 2014 Ram 2500
  • The Reese # RP56009 is a frame bracket kit, which contains the frame brackets and the hardware to mount them to the frame. Since these brackets connect to the bed rails on the OUTBOARD side of the frame and not above it, standard length bed rails like those included with the # RP30035 universal install kit. You'll need longer rails, part # RP30153 which include hardware for attaching to the frame brackets. If you click the provided link, you can see a product description video for the...
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  • Will Custom Fit Under Bed Brackets Fit Pro Series Universal 5th Wheel Rails in a 2015 Ram 2500
  • The rails that are included with universal install kit # RP30035 for Reese 5th wheel hitch # RP30035 are the shorter rails. The brackets, # RP56009, are designed for the new, longer rails # RP30153, so they would not work together but there is something that will work. You could use brackets # RP50054 for a 2015 Ram 2500 and the rails that come with the universal kit or just get the whole custom kit with the brackets and rails # RP50054-58. I have included a link to a video showing installation...
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  • Reese Outboard Fifth Wheel Bracket Kit Recommendation for 2018 Ram 2500
  • The Reese fifth wheel rail kit part # RP56001-53 that you had installed on your 2015 Chevy Silverado 2500HD would not fit a 2018 Ram 2500 as they are totally different trucks. You'd be able to reuse the rails though if you went with the bracket kit # RP56009. This bracket kit with your outboard Reese rails would be all you'd need to install rails in your new 2018 Ram.
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  • Base Rail Brackets Needed for Installing Outboard Base Rails on a 2008 Dodge Ram Pickup 2500
  • I do have custom outboard brackets for your 2008 Dodge Ram Pickup 2500, but the brackets kit # RP56009 that you referenced is not the correct kit. Instead you will want the kit part # RP56011 to use with your Universal Outboard Base Rails # RP30153. The brackets come with hardware, but if you don't have new hardware for your base rails (as hardware is only supposed to be torqued down once) you will need the Replacement Hardware Kit # RP58504 as well. I have also linked installation...
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  • Reese Fifth Wheel Rail and Bracket Kit Recommendation for 2016 Ram 2500 Short Bed
  • For your 2016 Ram 2500 short bed the Reese bracket kit part # RP56009 is the correct fit. But since it sounds like you don't have a matching set of Reese rails to go along with this you'd need the kit that includes them as well with part # RP50069-53. As long as your PullRite hitch is the style that fits the industry standard rails (ISR) then it will work with this kit. I attached an install video for this kit for you to check out as well.
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