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Blue Ox Base Plate Kit - Removable Arms

Blue Ox Base Plate Kit - Removable Arms

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Custom designed to fit your vehicle so it can be safely towed behind your RV, this base plate has easily removable arms that offer a seamless look when you're not flat towing. Base plate bolts directly to your chassis, so no welding is required. 1-833-496-1390 to order Blue Ox base plates part number BX1122 or order online at Free expert support on all Blue Ox products. Great prices and Fastest Shipping for Blue Ox Base Plate Kit - Removable Arms. Base Plates reviews from real customers.
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Blue Ox Base Plates - BX1122

  • Removable Drawbars
  • Blue Ox
  • Twist Lock Attachment

Custom designed to fit your vehicle so it can be safely towed behind your RV, this base plate has easily removable arms that offer a seamless look when you're not flat towing. Base plate bolts directly to your chassis, so no welding is required.


  • Custom-fit base plate provides attachment points for your tow bar when flat towing
  • Hidden design provides a clean, seamless look
    • Arms remove with a simple twist when not in use
    • Brackets won't protrude past the front of your vehicle
  • Sturdy design spreads towing force evenly to prevent stress on your vehicle's suspension
  • Integrated mounting points let you easily attach an electrical connector plug with bracket (sold separately)
  • Receiver covers keep dirt and debris out of the base plate when arms are removed and provide a finished look
  • Durable steel construction is powder coated to resist rust and corrosion
  • Straightforward installation - no welding required
    • Base plate bolts securely to your vehicle's chassis with included mounting hardware
  • Sturdy lugs pair with Blue Ox tow bars to form a secure and reliable connection
    • Adaptable for use with Roadmaster tow bars - adapter (RM-031 or RM-031-5) sold separately
    • Adaptable for use with Demco tow bars - adapter (BX88310) sold separately
  • Made in the USA


  • Distance between brackets: 20"
  • Bracket height: 19"
  • 3-Year warranty

Simple, Hidden Design

Blue Ox Base Plate With Arms AttachedBlue Ox Base Plate Arms Removed

This base plate's hidden design creates a clean and seamless look. The bracket arms are easily removable, creating a slick appearance when you're not flat towing. Because the arms can be removed, you also won't have to worry about banging your leg into any protruding arms when you walk by.

Blue Ox Base Plate Removable Arms

Attaching and removing the bracket arms is a breeze. To attach the arms to the base plate, simply insert them into the receivers and rotate them until they lock into place. Once you're finished towing and want to remove the arms, pull the pin to disengage the lock, rotate the arms, and remove them from the receivers. Finally, plug up the now empty receivers with the included receiver covers to help keep dirt and debris out of the base plate and provide a finished look.

Guide to Flat Towing

Flat towing your vehicle is much more convenient than using a trailer or a tow dolly. These other options take up much more storage space, leaving you less room both at home and at the campsite. In addition, securing your vehicle to a trailer or tow dolly can be a hassle and more time consuming than hooking up with a tow bar.

There are 5 basic components needed when flat towing a vehicle: a tow bar, a base plate kit, a safety cable set, tow bar wiring, and a supplemental braking system.

Towing Basics

The tow bar links your towed car to your motorhome. It attaches to the custom-fit base plates that install on the frame of your towed car. Safety cables ensure that your towed car does not separate from your motorhome in the event that your tow bar becomes detached. Tow bar wiring allows your towed vehicle's signal lights to sync up with your motorhome's tail lights, which is required by law in most states. Finally, the supplemental braking system - also required in most states - brakes your towed car when the brakes in your motorhome are activated, preventing wear on the motorhome and decreasing braking distance for your entire setup.

BX1122 Blue Ox Baseplate - Removable Tabs

Installation Details BX1122 Installation instructions

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Blue Ox Base Plate Kit - Removable Arms - BX1122

Average Customer Rating:  4.8 out of 5 stars   (2238 Customer Reviews)

Custom designed to fit your vehicle so it can be safely towed behind your RV, this base plate has easily removable arms that offer a seamless look when you're not flat towing. Base plate bolts directly to your chassis, so no welding is required.


Great product and am super happy with the customer service. Steve from emailed me the day my tow bar arrive with additional information on installation and provided a contact number if I needed. Product I received was out standing and the customer service is even better. I will shop here again and recommend anyone to this company.

2007 Jeep Liberty

I am very pleased with the service, shipping and product quality of my recent purchase...a "Blue Ox" baseplate for out 2007 Jeep Liberty. The online installation video was instrumental in my self was much easier than I could have imagined. Final results look great and no doubt saved $$$$ doing it myself. As this will be towed behind our motorhome, I also purchased and installed the tow wiring harness. Again, the installation video made this very easy.

Customer service was very helpful in making sure I ordered the correct products for our Jeep. Everything was shipped out the same day. From order to install took only 4 days. I would highly recommend eTrailer!

Base plates performing well. Tows behind our motorhome with ease. Thanks for the follow-up!
Robert L - 11/03/2017

2005 Jeep Liberty

awasum hard part was the safety cables

2007 Jeep Liberty

Everything was outstanding. I received the base plate on time and everything was there that was suppose to be. You folks are tops in my book. Thank You.

2007 Jeep Liberty

Installed the Blue Ox baseplate on a 2007 Jeep Liberty. After reading the instructions and watching the etrailer video, it was a simple install. Took about 3 hours - most of which was just being careful taking the bumper off the car and putting it back on. The baseplate itself only took maybe an hour.

Support and quick shipment from etrailer was excellent. Yesterday, I made another purchase with them to receive the wiring kit and tow bar.


Hook up was good


It was eaiser to install than the facia was to remove and replace on my jeep


This purchase reflected our second base plate. The first one was on a 2006 Jeep Liberty w/o any problem during its lifetime. Last year, the old Jeep was damaged in an accident. We bought another Jeep Liberty 2007 used model. The initial installation was fine but the base plate became loose after about one month. I found two of the weld nuts on each side became loose and had to order replacements from Blue Ox. The weld nuts quality seemed to deteriorated as compare to our 2011 version. Once I replaced the weld nuts we have not had any problems.

It has been a bit more than a year since I put the Blue Ox base plate on our second Jeep Liberty. It worked fine since I replaced the weld nuts. I have had no issues with the installation.
Chi L - 12/21/2020

2005 Jeep Liberty

If you are mechanically inclined then this should install fairly easy. I Did this myself and I took my time and got it installed in about 3 hours This is on a 2005 Jeep Liberty. Towed to Pigeon Forge Tenn. and back.


Always good stuff


As always, the order was shipped out quickly and arrived on the scheduled day.
I have made several orders from etrailer and have never been disappointed.


Part fit perfect on my jeep great quality, also my parts lady was very efficient and pollite, I would recommend E Trailer always

Jeep Liberty

I received the Base plate for the Jeep Liberty, this afternoon, very fast, could not believe the speed, all the way from the USA, I don't know if it will fit because the Jeep is not at my home as of yet, will let you know later.



All of my experience with etrailer have been positive

2007 Jeep Liberty

order base plate for jeep everything was great including the price


yes i am very happy with this product. fast shipping easy installation and works great thank you

2006 Jeep Liberty

Very easy to install.


good product Good price Easy to install as of other brands. great help with questions fast service great to buy from.

2006 Jeep Liberty

thought tow bar was easy to put on with really good instructions

2005 Jeep Liberty

Hi Noah,the parts we got are great. We took our first big trip to Fla. in February towing our car and everything worked well. Thanks.

2005 Jeep Liberty

I did a lot of research on my 05 Jeep Liberty the Blue Ox is the easiest to put on exactly what I wanted exactly what I expected recommended highly to anyone with a Jeep Liberty 02 to 07


It was real easy to install and is working great.


I'm happy it's going to be just what We needed.My blue ox yoke fits.I be in contact if I need anything else.

2007 Jeep Liberty

No complaints so far still using it


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    The correct removable arms (also called attachment tab assembly) for Blue Ox baseplate kit # BX1122 that you reference are part # BLU57XR. I have included a video review of the removable arm for you to check out.
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    On the Blue Ox base plate kit that fits your 2006 Jeep Liberty # BX1122 there are tabs that are designed for the safety chain setup of the tow bar setup to attach to. Those could be used as a recovery point in an emergency but there aren't any recovery loops designed to attach in place of the removable arms.
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    The correct Blue Ox Base Plate Kit for a 2006 Jeep Liberty is part # BX1122 and the correct Blue Ox Base Plate Kit for a 2004 Jeep Liberty is part # BX1119. The two are not the same and not cross-compatible due to changes in the front end of the vehicle.
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    The correct Blue Ox base plate kit for your 2007 Jeep Liberty is the part # BX1122. Sounds like you already have a tow bar and all you need is wiring. Which for that I would recommend the Hopkins Tow Bar Wiring Kit part # HM56203. This will plug in line with your Liberty's taillight wiring harness and will allow your motorhome to activate the taillights.
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    Only one hole per side of the frame of your 2005 Jeep Liberty will have a hole drilled to install the Demco Tabless base plate kit part # DM9519181. I attached a picture that points out which of the bolt holes requires drilling. The needed hardware/bolts are included. The three bolts on either side of the kit are all that is needed for it to install. I attached a set of detailed instructions for this kit for you to check out as well but at this time we do not have any install videos for...
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  • Recommended Parts to Flat-Tow a 2005 Jeep Liberty
    In order to flat-tow your 2005 Jeep Liberty with all four wheels on the ground you will need a base plate kit, tow bar, flat-tow wiring harness, safety cables, supplemental braking system, and possibly a high-low adapter. I have attached my recommendations for each of these parts below with ease of use in mind. For a base plate kit I recommend the Blue Ox Base Plate Kit part # BX1122 as it has removable arms which makes for a clean look while not in tow. The towbar I recommend to use...
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    We have several adapters that can be used with Blue Ox base plates and other tow bar systems. Unfortunately we do not currently offer an adapter that will work for with your StowMaster 5000 tow bar that will be compatible with the Blue Ox base plate kit, # BX1122, that you have ordered. I have included a helpful article that shows base plate and tow bar adapters and compatibility. You can either use a different set of base plates like the Roadmaster # RM-521423-4. Or you could use a...
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    The Blue Ox Adventurer tow bar, part # BX7322 has arms that can adjust so they'll fit base plate brackets that are between 16-34 inches apart. Since the # BX1122 base plate brackets are 20 inches apart, they are compatible and would work just fine. Just be aware that the Adventurer is rated for 5000 lbs. Some models of the Jeep Liberty can weigh above 4000 lbs, so you'll need to be careful about the weight of any gear you carry in the Liberty, if any. To complete your set-up, you'll also...
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  • Base Plate Tabs for 2005 Jeep Liberty and Adapters for Tow Bar Compatibility
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  • Parts Needed to Flat Tow a 2006 Jeep Liberty Behind an RV Using Blue Ox Base Plates
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