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Curt A16 5th Wheel Trailer Hitch for Nissan Titan XD Towing Prep Package - Dual Jaw - 16,000 lbs

Curt A16 5th Wheel Trailer Hitch for Nissan Titan XD Towing Prep Package - Dual Jaw - 16,000 lbs

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Heavy-duty fifth-wheel trailer hitch has interlocking jaws and a color-coded lock indicator for superb safety and security. Torsion head offers easy hookup and quiet, stable towing. Legs mount to Nissan Titan XD OEM underbed platform. Call 800-298-8924 to order Curt fifth wheel part number C16520-16026 or order online at etrailer.com. Free expert support on all Curt products. Guaranteed Lowest Price and Fastest Shipping for Curt A16 5th Wheel Trailer Hitch for Nissan Titan XD Towing Prep Package - Dual Jaw - 16,000 lbs. Fifth Wheel reviews from real customers.
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Curt Fifth Wheel - C16520-16026

  • Curt
  • 16000 lbs GTW
  • Fixed Fifth Wheel
  • Hitch Only
  • Standard - Double Jaw
  • 13 - 17 Inch Tall
  • Cushioned Double Pivot
  • 4000 lbs TW

Heavy-duty fifth-wheel trailer hitch has interlocking jaws and a color-coded lock indicator for superb safety and security. Torsion head offers easy hookup and quiet, stable towing. Legs mount to Nissan Titan XD OEM underbed platform.


Features:

  • 5th-Wheel hitch mounts in your truck bed so you can tow your 5th-wheel trailer
  • Interlocking 2-jaw system provides 360-degree jaw-to-king-pin contact
    • Less rattle and more security than slide-bar models
  • 3-Point indicator system - color coding tells you if hitch is ready to uncouple, couple, or tow
    • Lock indicators visible from cab
  • Fully articulating torsion head for controlled coupling and a stable, quiet ride
    • Self-aligns for easy hookup
    • Suppresses road shock
    • Reduces bothersome towing noise
  • Lockable handle lets you easily secure trailer to hitch with padlock (sold separately)
    • Single-throw operation
    • Self-resets to the ready-to-couple position after you uncouple your trailer
  • 2 Built-in zerk fittings for easy lubrication
  • Fast 1-pin head removal makes it easy for 1 person to remove hitch
  • Included plastic lube plate lets king pin glide smoothly into hitch during hookup
  • 4" Height adjustment
  • Fast, easy installation
    • Drops into the 2 receiver pucks that are built into your factory underbed rails
  • Sturdy steel construction with durable, carbide powder coat finish


Specs:

  • Application: 2016 and newer Nissan Titan XD trucks with factory-installed towing prep package
  • Gross towing weight: 16,000 lbs
  • Vertical load limit: 4,000 lbs
  • Hitch height: 13" - 17"
  • Distance between mounting bolt holes (center to center): 2"
  • Limited lifetime warranty


Note: This fifth-wheel hitch is compatible with rotating pin boxes, such as the Reese Sidewinder, Reese Revolution, and 5th Airborne Sidewinder, only when used with a wedge (sold separately).


Secure, Interlocking Two-Piece Jaw

A16 Two-Piece Interlocking Jaw

Unlike slide-bar models, the rounded, interlocking, two-piece jaw on this fifth-wheel trailer hitch inhibits rattle and movement by securely wrapping around your trailer's king pin, resulting in easier hookup and a safer, quieter ride.


3-Point Indicator System

A16 Color Indicator System

Get peace of mind with Curt's color-coded lock indicator. Just look at the indicator on the rear of the hitch to determine whether the jaw is in the correct position to uncouple (red), couple (yellow) or tow (green).


Curt rebranded this fifth-wheel trailer hitch by changing its name from Q16 to A16 in 2016. All features and specifications remained the same.



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C16520-16026 Installation InstructionsInstallation Details C16520-16026 Installation instructions

This Product Fits The Following Vehicles

2017 - 2019 Nissan Titan XD 8 Foot Bed with OEM Integrated Gooseneck




Video of Curt A16 5th Wheel Trailer Hitch for Nissan Titan XD Towing Prep Package - Dual Jaw - 16,000 lbs

Videos are provided as a guide only. Refer to manufacturer installation instructions and specs for complete information.




Video Transcript for Curt Fifth Wheel - Fixed Fifth Wheel - C16520-16026 Review

Speaker 1: Today we're going to take a look at the Curt A16 fifth wheel trailer hitch for the Nissan Titan XD towing prep package. This has a 16,000-pound weight capacity. Now, the application for this hitch is 2016 and newer Nissan Titan XD trucks that have the factory installed towing prep package. Basically, this fifth wheel hitch will mount in your truck bed so that you can tow your fifth wheel trailer.This one uses the high strength interlocking two jaw system. It provides a nice 360-degree jaw to kingpin contact. Basically, the jaws fully wrap around the kingpin to minimize noise.

It gives you less rattle, more security than the slide bar models. Also, if you notice on the front there's a grease zerk fitting on this jaw and then one over on this jaw, so it has two built-in grease zerk fitting for easy lubrication of the jaws. You just put your grease gun on there and pump it full of grease.Now, the head on this is a fully articulating head. It gives you controlled coupling, a nice, stable, quiet ride. It does self-align for easy hookup, so it'll help suppress road shock and reduces the bothersome towing noise.

Now, the main feature on this hitch, it has a three point color coded lock indicator system. It'll tell you what position the jaws are in to ensure secure towing. What's nice about it is these lock indicators, the colors are visible from the cab, so if you're in the cab right here looking back at the colors and the shape it'll tell you what position the jaws are in.Right now with the jaws closed and locked, showing a green circle. Green circle means they're locked, closed, ready to tow. If we pop the pin and open the jaws it'll show a yellow triangle back here.

That yellow triangle means the jaws are open, you're ready to couple. Now, if it shows a red octagon that means the jaws are locked open, you're uncoupled. You do not want to tow in that position. It will self-reset in that position. As I mentioned, this is all visible from the cab.

If you look back it tells you what position it's in.The handle on this is a nice single throw handle operation to open the dual jaws. It has a pin and clip in it to keep the handle in the closed position. Basically, just pop the pin and clip out, and you'll see it's tethered so you won't lose it. All you have to do is take your handle, pull it out, rotate it back, and it automatically pops open the dual jaws. Now, this will self-reset to the ready to couple position after you uncouple your trailer. Once it closes the hole that lines up that the pin and clip goes through is actually large enough that you could put a padlock through there for added security if you wanted.Now, it does a fast one pin head removal for easy disassembly by one person. Right here, if you pull this clip off, this large pivot pin, there's a handle back here. You can pull that out. That'll release the head. You can take the head off, take the center out, take the legs out, so it helps make it come apart easily for one person to remove it.Now, this does come with the included plastic lube plate right here. This lube plate is what'll install onto your kingpin. It'll help that kingpin glide smoothly into the hitch during hook up. Stays on there to prevent any messy grease build up. All the installation hardware is included and even a nice detailed instruction manual.Now, this does offer a full range hitch height adjustment. Now, hitch height is always measured from the truck bed to the top of the hitch head. That's important because when you're towing a fifth wheel you want to keep your fifth wheel as level as possible with your tow vehicle. This will give you range when you bolt this in. There's about three rows of holes here, so it'll give you a range when you bolt it to these legs here. Anywhere from 13 inches to 17 inches so you can get it correct for application.Now, to install this into your truck it's a very fast, easy installation. Basically, this gooseneck post right here will drop into the gooseneck ball opening on your truck, and then right here there's two tabs that'll go into the receiver pucks on your truck bed. Basically, all you have to do to install it is there's a pin and clip here. Just open it up. Rotate this handle out and it'll rotate that tab. Rotate this one you a quarter of a turn and it'll rotate this tab. Right here you'll see the ball bearings on the post right there, so when you rotate this it'll release those ball bearings and that'll allow you to take it out. When you go to put it back in, you drop it in. Rotate this to lock those into place, and then again just rotate your handles back. That'll rotate these a quarter of a turn to lock them into the pucks. Same way there, and then just take your pin and clip and just install it in the hole, and it keeps it locked into position. Simple as that.Now, this is a sturdy steel construction. It has a nice durable carbide powder coat finish to it. Gross towing weight capacity on this hitch is 16,000. Now, you do always want to check the maximum towing capacity of your vehicle. Vertical load limit or pin weight capacity is 4,000 pounds, and we mentioned the hitch height adjustment is anywheres from 13 to 17 inches.What I'm going to do now is with the jaws open I'm going to show you how the king pin would install into the jaws. Here's an example of what the kingpin would look on your fifth wheel. All you have to do is you see as it rotates back into the jaws once it gets far enough you can see the handle pops up into position. The jaws are locked around there.Last thing you have to do is just take your pin and clip, drop it right into the hole. Once you get that pin and clip into the hole . There you go. Just pop this clip onto the pin and it locks your handle in. You're all locked and ready to tow. Simple as that. That should do it for the review on the Curt A16 fifth wheel trailer hitch for the Nissan Titan XD towing prep package, and it has a 16,000-pound weight capacity.


Customer Reviews

Curt A16 5th Wheel Trailer Hitch for Nissan Titan XD Towing Prep Package - Dual Jaw - 16,000 lbs - C16520-16026

Average Customer Rating:  4.8 out of 5 stars   (276 Customer Reviews)

Heavy-duty fifth-wheel trailer hitch has interlocking jaws and a color-coded lock indicator for superb safety and security. Torsion head offers easy hookup and quiet, stable towing. Legs mount to Nissan Titan XD OEM underbed platform.

- C16520-16026
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2017 Nissan Titan

It only took me 75 minutes from unpacking the boxes, to having this unit pulling my 23 foot Forest River 5th wheel with my Nissan Titan XD. The Etrailer folks were very helpful and bent over backwards to meet my deadline. I'm proud to highly recommend them. B.J. 478020



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Nissan Titan

Hitch was simple to install. Very sturdy. Worked in Titan with 6.5' box with reese revolution pinbox on trailer. 519345



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Nissan Titan

Looks great and fits into the factory gooseneck holes of my ‘16 Titan XD perfectly. 444911



- C16520-16021
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Review from a similar Curt A16 in Fifth Wheel


Simple, rugged. Easy to install or remove. 10 minutes either way. 655196



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Review from a similar Curt A16 in Fifth Wheel


Thank you for good prices and free shipping, also fast shipping got here two day early! 504858



- C16520-16020
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Review from a similar Curt A16 in Fifth Wheel


Fifth wheel jaws grave a lot of slack, when stopping and staring trailer slams forward and backwards. I bought the slider due to having a short bed truck and never used it 1 time in a little less than a year. Hitch also rusted within a few months. Hitch is unbelievably heavy, it required at least 2-3 people to remove or install. I have sold the hitch and installed the Reese goose box on my fifth wheel and like it so far. I love not having the heavy hitch in my truck all the time. 604885



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Review from a similar Curt A16 in Fifth Wheel


I LOVE my sliding hitch. Prior to this, I had a standard hitch and it was difficult to make some sharp turns with my 5th wheel RV due to a short bed in my pickup. The sliding hitch has solved this problem - I haven't had a turn that made me cringe thinking the camper would hit the cab! The only difficulty I have had is pulling the release to set the slide in motion has been a bit tough, but I think it will become easier the more it is used. I would encourage anyone with a 5th wheel RV to buy this type of hitch versus a standard. 612012



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Review from a similar Curt A16 in Fifth Wheel


I am writing this review more for etrailer, than for the hitch. I am happy with the hitch, and it is what I expected, but more than that, I am happy with the support that etrailer personnel provided. They researched the product, gave me all the options, and made sure that it was exactly what we needed. It is rare to find the level of support that etrailer gives their customers, and great prices to go with it! 466656


Comments
Still love the hitch and etrailer!
Shannon - 01/11/2019

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- C16520-16021
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Review from a similar Curt A16 in Fifth Wheel


The hitch has worked very well and the swivel head makes for a smooth ride. My only complaint is that the stickers that indicate locked positions. Faded after a month and are now white.....but not a big deal. 411807



- C16120
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Review from a similar Curt A16 in Fifth Wheel


Customer service for product selection and order entry were excellent and focused on my interests and needs. The hitch, custom installation kit, and harness were shipped very quickly and arrived sooner than expected. Everything arrived in excellent condition. Assembly and installation instructions were very clear and specific, and I was able to assemble and install everything with no problems and in a very reasonable amount of time. Total cost was roughly half of what it would have been if I had purchased the products and had them installed by a dealer. I am very satisfied with my experience dealing with etrailer.com, and would highly recommend them to anyone shopping for towing products. 294100


Comments
Awesome. The hitch has worked great. Very, Very happy with the purchase,delivery, installation which I did myself, and performance of the product.Thanks again,Ill be sure to refer anyone who needs products you offer to you.
Peter C - 10/23/2017

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Review from a similar Curt A16 in Fifth Wheel


Overall I am impressed with the product and the service etrailer provides. The shipping was fast and the prices vs local competitors was cheaper. I actually installed the same day I received the hitch. Unfortunately my fith wheel head has a small dent in it, I would assume from shipping, and my hardware bag was ripped open scattering throughout the box. To my surprise no hardware was missing. The dent did aggravate me a little as to the price of the product, but will not effect the performance. Etrailer did double box all three packages the shipped which was nice, however I'm not sure they'll make a profit with the amount of staples used in packaging haha. Overall happy to have great reviews on great products to help aid in the decision of my purchase of the Curt slider 16k fith wheel. Fits nicely in my 2013 Silverado 2500 short bed with my fold back cover still functioning when not in use. I did find during installation that the heat shield worked best for me bent up than cut, also I did remove the wheels for easier access but not a necessity. There might need to be clarity on the hardware not being used via instructions, and on the bed rib spacers on the diagram. Very pleased with my purchase and will recommend etrailer in the future. 479630



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Review from a similar Curt A16 in Fifth Wheel


I like the dual jaws. They hold the king pin tighter than the slide bar style. I also like the color coded hook indicator on the front, although a complete visual inspection should be done each time you hook. The only shortcomings I can see are the height, it's a little short even on the highest adjustment, and the quality of the Chinese fasteners leave a little to be desired. Other than that, it pulls securely and quietly. It couples and uncouples very smoothly. Overall it is a nice heavy duty piece. 137021


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The first one I bought had some internal problems and became very loose around the kingpin when towing. I talked to an Etrailer rep and he put me in touch with the Curt manufacturer directly who sent me a new hitch and had me send the old one back at no expense to me. I was very pleased with Etrailers and Curts customer service. They listened, understood, and solved the problem very quickly once it was identified. Thank you, and I WILL look to you for my further trailer needs.
Jeff M - 06/23/2015

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Review from a similar Curt A16 in Fifth Wheel


Purchased this hitch, install kit, and wiring harness for a new to me 2015 F-250. After watching the installation video and reviewing the included instructions the install went smoothly. The only deviation from the instructions was instead of using a unibit to drill the 9/16" holes in the bed I used a Rotobroach hole cutter(the holes are cleaner and the bit does not drift. I hooked in to my fifth wheel for the first time on Saturday. 696986



- C16521
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Review from a similar Curt A16 in Fifth Wheel


I received my new hitch, slider package and puck system legs for my Ram 2500 and had it installed in about 2 hours. Backed up to my camper and connected with no problems once I got the camper king pin at the correct height. I like the overlapping jaws on this hitch much better my old hitch which didnt overlap. This just feels more secure. The hitch released and uncoupled with no problems. I'll be taking a trip with it soon and will know more about how it feels with 11,000 pounds connected to it but for now, very happy with my purchase. I cant submitt my review without adding some kudo's to etrailer and their customer service team. I had ordered a different hitch but had second thoughts as to it being a good match for my truck. One call to customer service confirmed my thoughts and i had a different system on order and delivered in 3 days. Awesome team. 488531


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Still very happy with this setup. Have pulled our camper from South Georgia to the panhandle twice and as far north as Michigan since my first review. It works great and feels very secure when connected.
Pete - 03/24/2019

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Review from a similar Curt A16 in Fifth Wheel


Great product , Fast shipping ,Easy to assemble ,The only adjustment was to the locking cams . Keep up the good work. 288246



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Review from a similar Curt A16 in Fifth Wheel


This hitch is nice. It took longer than expected to install but I am very happy with it. It works great. 488555



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Review from a similar Curt A16 in Fifth Wheel


This is my first fifth wheel. I have a short bed so I got the package deal with the hitch and the slider. Took me about 5 hrs to install with the custom mounting brackets and rails for my 2015 chevy 2500 HD. Everything went as the instructions said without any issues. I have only pulled my RV with it one time just to try it out. Felt very smooth no rattles or pops as I have herd with other hitches. So far I like it a lot. 414028



- C16520-16025
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Review from a similar Curt A16 in Fifth Wheel


Unit does what is supposed to. It handles our 36' Solitude with no problems. It clunks or chucks as some call it pretty good when getting on the brakes and accelerating hard which is an uncomfortable sound. The hitch indicator is nice. 529391



- C16521
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Review from a similar Curt A16 in Fifth Wheel


found pricing comparable. had hitch in 5 days and this included a Saturday and Sunday. assembly went smooth. love the mounting brackets and knowing everything come from one vender. first ;time user of a 5th wheeler, felt total confident of the assembly. 415532


Comments
everything is great. Purchase a new truck and got my second installation kit from you as well. Went in as smooth as the first install. thanks for the follow up
Bill E - 08/07/2018

42020

- C16120
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Review from a similar Curt A16 in Fifth Wheel


The hitch was simple to install. I also purchased the custom brackets to bolt the rails to the frame. Everything lined up exactly as it should. No drilling on the frame!!! I will review the hitch once I get more use out of it. It looks great though. 598057



- C16520-16021
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Review from a similar Curt A16 in Fifth Wheel


Product was very easy and straight forward to install. Great price on this. Lighting shipping as always with Etrailer. It's Important to have a second hand as I fumbled with it myself hunched down in the garage due to rain. This item assembled weighs 178lbs. Not easy to dead lift on your knees. Due to time constraint on my part I had to do it all by myself. Work safely. As it's important to know how to use leverage to move weight. Take your time. That is the most important part. Double check your work. Even when coupling and uncoupling. Hook up is easy. Make sure your tail gate is off or down when coupling and uncoupling. Save dents/damage in your tail gate. Make sure to put the safety pin in the handle to keep it from uncoupling going down the road. It will be used to pull a 5th wheel camper to campgrounds, Florida and South Dakota to visit family and friends a couple times a year. 289307



- C16120
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Review from a similar Curt A16 in Fifth Wheel


The only problem I encountered was with UPS. First, they ignored a request not to deliver early and second they left my hitch on the porch where it was rained on.... The Curt Hitch was exactly as promised and the earliest installation I have done in a long time. It was simple and quick to install and fit my existing rails without a hitch (no pun intended). It will be a couple of weeks before I will be able to test it but it is a great looking hitch and looks like it will live up to all the reviews. etrailer shipped this quick! I received notification that it would be delivered the next day and I did not purchase one day service and assumed it would not be delivered until after the holidays. The is the reason I contacted UPS and paid to have the service date changed, which UPS ignored and delivered anyways. I strongly recommend etrailer and will be using them again in the future. 330137


Comments
The Curt Hitch is awesome! This hitch has made towing enjoyable. No more chucking when I am crossing bridges or hit dips.
Revbucco - 01/06/2018

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- C16521
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Review from a similar Curt A16 in Fifth Wheel


Great hitch used it on a few trips already driven over 3,000 miles. Love the dual jaws and the adjustability, my truck sits a bit higher and I was able to adjust this down to get it where it needed to be- even with the Reese adapter plate(see photo). The polyurethane is also a nice touch, makes the ride a little more cozy then a standard hitch. Use with the provided lube plate 355598



- C16521
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Review from a similar Curt A16 in Fifth Wheel


Easy install and simple to use. Very helpful staff at ETRAILER! The warning labels were damaged in shipping but that is minor. 474188



- C16120
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Review from a similar Curt A16 in Fifth Wheel


Service was excellent. Curt design for hitch fitting in to bed rails poor, hitch mounts to loose. Different from other fifth wheel hitches that I have had. Noise problem is going to be a consistent problem. Not happy with that, they need a design change. 465337


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Manufacturing tolerances and slight differences in rail placement dictate that the fit between the rail and the hitch cant be super-tight. Rail dampeners that would help quiet that connection are available as part #16900.
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  • Compatibility-Curt A16 or A20 with LCI Turning Point Pin Box for 2018 Titan XD with Towing Prep Pkg
    The Curt A series of fifth wheel hitches are indeed compatible with rotating pin boxes like the Reese Sidewinder or Revolution, but you'll need a wedge to prevent the king pin from pivoting in the hitch jaws. According to Lippert, the Curt # C16992 wedge for the Sidewinder is a fit. Although its capacity is more than you'd need, the Curt A20 # C16540-16026 fifth wheel hitch you'd looked at would work perfectly for you. The Curt A series uses a interlocking dual jaw that holds the kin...
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  • What Does Curt A16 Fifth Wheel Hitch C16520-16026 Weigh
    The Curt A16 hitch part # C16520-16026 weighs 196 lbs. You should note that a fifth wheel hitch does not count as tongue weight since it is actually carried in the bed of the truck over the rear axle and not at the rear of the vehicle at the bumper where tongue weight is factored. If your truck has a tongue weight rating that does not refer to fifth wheel towing and instead refers to bumper pull trailer towing.
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  • Can Curt A16 Fifth Wheel Hitch be Used with Reese Revolution/Sidewindr Pin Box
    The Curt A16 fifth wheel hitch part # C16520-16026 that you referenced will work with a Reese Revolution or Sidewinder pin box with the correct wedge, # C16992. The Sidewinders and Reese Revolution pin boxes are the exact same thing.
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  • Can Curt A16 Hitch part # C16520-16026 be Used with Turning Point Style Pin Box
    Yes, the Curt A16 Hitch part # C16520-16026 that you referenced is compatible with the Lippert Turning Point pin box.
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  • Titan XD 5th Wheel Hitch Compatibility with MOR/Ryde Orbital Pin Box
    The MOR/Ryde orbital pin box will work well with the Curt A16 5th Wheel Trailer Hitch for Nissan Titan XD Towing Prep Package # C16520-16026. That pin box is made to work well with hitches like this Curt A16 to allow greater turning clearance similar to the Reese Revolution OEM or the Sidewinder aftermarket pin boxes. I also recommend the wiring harness # C56000 to add a second 7-way to the bed of your Nissan for easy connection and a clean look.
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  • How to Select 5th Wheel Trailer Tire Capacity Based on Trailer GVWR
    When it is time to select new tires for your 5th wheel camper trailer you will want to start with the trailer's gross vehicle weight rating, or GVWR, which is the very most the trailer can weigh. This weight figure should then be divided by the number of tires on the trailer, 4 for a tandem axle trailer, for example. So, if you had a tandem trailer rated for 8000-lbs GVWR each of the tires should be rated for no less than 2000-lbs. In the most popular trailer wheel/tire size, ST205/75-15...
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  • Can the Reese Goose Box Be Used with Short Bed Nissan Titan XD
    The Reese Goose Box 5th-Wheel-to-Gooseneck Air Ride Coupler Adapter part # RP94716 is designed for long bed trucks. It would still work on a short bed truck but you would not be able to make super tight turns most likely. That said, these types of super tight turns are not really required for most trips so this could still work for you. If you do want to be able to make super tight turns with a short bed truck then you will need to get either a rotating pin box and fixed fifth wheel hitch...
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