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Draw-Tite Front Mount Trailer Hitch Receiver - Custom Fit - 2"

Draw-Tite Front Mount Trailer Hitch Receiver - Custom Fit - 2"

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Easily attach a variety of accessories to the front of your vehicle with this fully welded, corrosion-resistant trailer hitch receiver. Perfect for winches, spare tire carriers and more. Call 800-298-1624 to order Draw-Tite front receiver hitch part number 65063 or order online at etrailer.com. Free expert support on all Draw-Tite products. Guaranteed Lowest Price and Fastest Shipping for Draw-Tite Front Mount Trailer Hitch Receiver - Custom Fit - 2". Front Receiver Hitch reviews from real customers.
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Draw-Tite Front Receiver Hitch - 65063

  • Draw-Tite
  • Front Mount Hitch
  • 2 Inch Hitch
  • Custom Fit Hitch
  • 500 lbs Vert Load
  • 9000 lbs Line Pull
  • Square Tube

Easily attach a variety of accessories to the front of your vehicle with this fully welded, corrosion-resistant trailer hitch receiver. Perfect for winches, spare tire carriers and more.


Features:

  • Front-mount hitch provides attachment point for hitch-mounted accessories
    • Winch, spare tire carrier, snowplow, cargo carrier and more
    • No more blindly backing trailer in - just hook it up and drive it forward
  • Custom fit is designed specifically for your vehicle
  • Computer-aided, fully welded steel construction ensures strength and durability
  • Tested Tough - safety and reliability criteria exceed industry standards
  • Easy, bolt-on installation - no welding required
    • Complete hardware kit and installation instructions included
  • Lifetime technical support from the experts at etrailer.com
  • Black powder coat finish covers e-coat base for superior rust protection
  • Sturdy, square-tube design


Specs:

  • Line pull: 9,000 lbs
  • Vertical load: 500 lbs
  • Gross trailer weight: 5,000 lbs
  • Receiver opening: 2" x 2"
  • Pin hole diameter: 5/8"
  • Limited lifetime warranty


Draw-Tite Tested Tough

Draw-Tite Tested Tough

Draw-Tite's Tested Tough program provides testing standards far superior to those outlined by the Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE), the go-to source for engineering professionals.



Each Draw-Tite trailer hitch receiver undergoes extensive fatigue testing and static testing with the ball mount that is either supplied or recommended for use with that particular hitch, thus ensuring results that are applicable to real life use. Fatigue testing is also conducted on hitches rated for use with weight-distribution systems.


In addition, Draw-Tite performs static testing on a simulated automobile, as opposed to the rigid fixture used for SAE testing, resulting in a more true-to-life scenario.



etrailer.com Technical Support

At etrailer.com we're committed to the products we sell, and to our customers. Our experienced and knowledgeable staff are available via both phone and email to address your questions and concerns for the lifetime of your hitch. The technicians at etrailer perform hitch installations on a daily basis, making them a valuable resource for do-it-yourselfers. The one-on-one, personal service you'll receive comes straight from an expert in the towing and automotive field. We've installed it, we've wired it and we've towed with it, so whatever your question, we can answer it.



65063 Draw-Tite Front Mount Trailer Hitch Receiver - Custom Fit - 2"

Installation Details 65063 Installation instructions

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Customer Reviews

Draw-Tite Front Mount Trailer Hitch Receiver - Custom Fit - 2" - 65063

Average Customer Rating:  4.7 out of 5 stars   (333 Customer Reviews)

Easily attach a variety of accessories to the front of your vehicle with this fully welded, corrosion-resistant trailer hitch receiver. Perfect for winches, spare tire carriers and more.

- 65063
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2015 Ram 3500

Fit as described and exactly what I was wanting to accomplish. Even with all of the extra mounting for my BOSS V Plow the install was straight forward. As seen in the pictures, we chose to fish the inner bolts on both side from the backside to ease installation. Install time: 1 man-1 hour, 2 man-45 mins.


Comments
Awesome is all I can say!!! I have since mounted a 12k winch to the front hitch. I wired it universal to the rear so I can still use it when my plow is on. Sorry no pictures.
Charles A - 01/11/2021


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Ordered Draw-Tite, 2016 ram 2500 front hitch receiver. Read and watched all install info I could prior to purchase. Received from etrailer in just a few days -really fast- free shipping also! Arrived as pictured well packaged, with smaller longer bolts then stock ones removed. Bought 7/16 hi grade bolts(beefier) with flat/lock washers. Had all bolts on and torqued, but checking them after, bolt, and nut on backside turned. Also, nut had to be held with wrench when tightening. Not good. Re examined furnished bolts washers. The washers are concaved with grooves for holding fast. Undid all I had done, installed furnished bolts/washers. Checked after torque. Tight with NO turning of bolt or nut. Impressed. I held receiver in place with a piece of 2" stock stuck in it, the outside end i put into my trailer hitch, strapped it to my motorcycle jack and wiggled new receiver into place. Held it well until bolts could be inserted. One man install is tough. Before receiver is placed bolts on tow hooks could be accessed from front. After install, no. All from below. Tape on back of wrench to hold nut in place works, I also taped box/open end wrench to a long -paint stick- to access inside of bolts. Slow, patience helps, but it worked. Holding nut while tightening front bolt was tough, but once the supplied washers took a bite, things went well. Could torque from front without holding -hard to get to nut- inside bumper. Space between top/bottom of receiver and bumper is close, however, receiver mounted and torque, is rock solid. No movement found yet, loaded with weight. I ordered a few other parts for another job. Order was a little messed up, which was promptly handled by ADAM, a great rep, and I also talked with Jean, when Adam was unavailable. She was great also..In the past, wait time on phone was 20 min or more. Awful. However this purchase I experienced none of that. Phone wait times were minimal. I was happy. With messed up order, things were handled smooth, and quick. No hassles what so ever. In closing, Passed order included a set of air-bags with stainless air lines. One line leaked no matter how I tried to stop it. Called etrailer folks, promptly handled situation, and problem was corrected. A breath of fresh air today amongst so many nasty companies out there. Many thanks to Adam again for his help and personal attention. etrailer has proven to me, to be a great reputable company, that go the extra mile to satisfy me, a customer. If I could download pictures of install, ya'll would appreciate the southern ingenuity that went into the challenging one man install of front hitch mount. I even impressed myself,



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Do you mean this bike rack along with your front hitch. Yep, love it. Sorry I don't have a pic with the whole package on the road.



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Easy to install and only mounts one way. I figured a couple of hours to do the install, but It took an hour longer due to my Ram having a couple of mounting bolts that were difficult to access. After getting a little help with a second pair of hands, the install went pretty fast. I really use this for my winch, but have found that it’s perfect for receiver type bike racks as well as a mount for a crossbar style rack above and over the hood/cab of my truck to carry 2 kayaks while towing my fifth wheel. It also allows for me to use a ball mount to steer a trailer into tight spots rather than push it blindly backwards. A great use of product I think.



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2018 Ram 2500

The item came with all necessary hardware and instructions to mount the front hitch. There was a slight alignment issue with one mounting hold, which required the use of a pry bar in order to line up the mounting hole to the pre-existing hole on the truck. Though not expected it was an easy fix. All bolts were the proper length even with the use of all washers, which was a huge plus. Overall, the time from unpackaging to completely mounted was around 30-40 minutes. This time includes the alignment issue, the removal and remounting of tow hooks, removal and remounting of the grill, and adding of hitch cover (hitch cover not included in images). I am extremely satisfied with the product and have already recommended both the product and etrailer.com to friends and coworkers. Thank you for a great product!



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2014 Ram 3500

I gave this four stars. I would have given it five stars but wasn't happy with the nuts that were supplied. My one hour job turned into a 3 hour job. After tourqing the last bolt the threads stripped out. I couldn't tighten it and couldn't unscrew it. I ended up drilling the head of the bolt till I was able to brake it off with a large punch. Thank god the head of the bolt was accessible. I ended up installing all 7/16 grade 8 bolts with lock nuts. Felt much better after the upgraded bolts and nuts. I love the hitch. It looks like it belongs there. So all in all I'd give the hitch a 5 and the fasteners nuts a 1.


Comments
The front hitch is working great! I have a Ram 3500 and pull a 43 foot fifth wheel when we travel. The hitch is for a 250 GTS Vespa we take with us. People stop and ask about the set up all the time. We love it!
John N - 08/31/2018



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2017 Dodge Ram Pickup

I had read reviews about this product arriving in a card box box just floppong around getting damaged. That was the furthest thing from the case for me. It was very well packed in a heavy box with internal pieces to hold it in place. It arrived in perfect condition. I chose to replace the silver hardware with black 10.9 rated M10 60mm FINE THREAD nuts and bolts. I used the included conical washers. The install was straight forward on my 2017 Ram 2500 Cummins. It was a bit tricky to get to the back bolts, but it was doable. It took me about 45 minutes. Although I haven't tried hooking up to the receiver yet, I'm extremely happy with the packaging, fit, quality and appearance of this product and with the quick shipping and personalized service of etrailer. Thanks!


Comments
Thanks. I’ve loved it and it’s still going strong!
Jeff H - 08/17/2018



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This product is well built and easy to install. Is basically invisible since it mounts inside the number opening. I use it along with a Blue Ox 10” high-low drop to mount my bike carrier. Have been very pleased. One person can install if you are handy but two make it easier. Outside bolts are difficult to tighten on the inside. You will need an offset socket head or wrench.



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Excellent design - form meets function! It looks OEM, but provides front options for bike rack or winch while still allowing use of the factory tow hooks. Installation went exactly as directed. I would recommend this hitch for anyone looking to increase versatility without giving up clearance.


Comments
The product has greatly increased my front end versatility and load hauling capabilities. I have received several complements on how smartly it fits into the front bumper. NOTE: using electrical tape to secure each nut to a box end wrench while reaching the difficult inner bumper areas was a huge helping tip during the install. Thanks again for the great experience, I would highly recommend etrailer for quality of product and service!
Curt G - 11/01/2016



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Great fit on my 2018 5500; very easy installation with the big tow loops down low on this truck. I use a front spare tire carrier and plan to build a front and rear racks for carrying long pipe & lumber over the headache rack. Very handy, and I made brackets for driving lights at the same time.



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The hitch works fine, and was relatively easy to install.



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Dodge Ram Pickup

Arrived quickly. Hard to pad something so heavy. Exactly what I ordered. Beautiful piece. But my new RAM 5500 came with a different design so I can't use this hitch and it has a spot of its own in the storage shed, still looking new.



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2019 Ram 3500

Very pleased with the Draw-tite front hitch for my 2017 RAM 3500. Easy to install and have used through out 2019 for our RV road trips. Perfect fit, bolts right up to front of our RAM. I carry our mini golf cart on front with ramp with no issues, works perfectly for travel and camping.



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2010 Dodge Ram Pickup

The GOOD: Shipped fast. Which was appreciated since I needed it fast, so when we returned from a recent trip, I could experiment with "pushing" the 28' trailer into storage instead of backing it in. The BAD: Look at the pics and you decide. Draw Tite; are you familiar with the concept of QA ? INSTALL: I put this unit on my '10 Ram 2500 by myself. An extra pair of hands would have been nice but... Remove your grill, takes about 3 min., see You Tube. This will give you great access and visibility. Ripping stuff apart is EASY! However, I (58 yrs. old/mech inclined) was able/had to put this ALL back together alone. How? Of the eight bolts involved, I think just three are the most difficult (location). The trick... USE A MAGNET MOUNTED ON A TELESCOPIC HANDLE, stick it through the front of the truck, stick the bottom of the bolt to the magnet, and gently pull it up and through the bolt hole (the threaded part of the bolt should now be sticking out the FRONT of the truck). BEFORE you started this process, you would have the entire rig loosely hanging by a couple bolts pushed in from the FRONT of the truck. In the end, all nuts will be in FRONT of the truck; providing ease of access for torquing. HARDWARE; I was concerned the hardware was gonna be crap, so before closely looking at the bolts provided, I purchased my own "graded" stuff. Turns out the bolts are graded but longer than needed;the nuts were still suspect. So I will use nuts I bought to be sure come "torque time". Considering the way (direction) I decided to install the bolts and that the ones provided are longer than necessary; I was left with a lot of bolt thread sticking out. So, I cut the heads off the class 10.9 M10-1.5x50mm bolts I bought, tapped out the OEM tow hook nuts, and put together what you see in the pic to dress up the front hitch. Hope this was a help.



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Easy to install (with an assortment of sockets, extensions and wrenches). Looks great, barely protrudes beyond the bumper and the tow hooks are even more useable now! Also, the product was eligible for free shipping, 7-10 day, and etrailer upgraded it to 3-5 day for free! One small feature about etrailer that is nice, is that when they send you an email it is from a person, not an auto-mailer!


Comments
just one of the many reasons that they will always have my business! Etrailer, you guys really are top notch!
-- comment by: Joel - 02/24/2015


Comments
I have used the front hitch many times. Still a great product!
Matt A - 03/10/2015



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Looks and fits great. This will help with maneuvering me boat up my steep driveway. Took me around an hour and a half to install. Small hands are an advantage for 4 of the bolts. Also an offset handle socket wrench and a little deeper socket help for the nuts in the back.



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Draw-Tite is the only way to go. A grate clean look, puts the winch right where it needs to be. Took Steve's W advice & took the grill out & maid it easier to install. Taking tow hooks off was the easy part, Reinstalling A bit tough. What I did to make it easier was to tac weld washers to nuts & used A 3/8 x 17mm deep sock & braker bar to hold in place & screw in from front side.


Comments
As you see in my photo the hitch fit grate on my 2010 dodge 2500. Steel retain the factory tow hooks. Like the way the winch pulls off the front of the trucks fram.
Lee B - 06/17/2014


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Product was even easier to install then I thought. Great fit. Great communication and even faster delivery! It makes for a great asset to utilize my winch & move trailers with ease not to mention it allows for the OEM anchors to stay in place for my truck. Thanks for a great product!


Comments
Fantastic
Mike - 09/23/2018



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Awesome product and great design. Use it alot



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2016 Dodge Ram Pickup

Love the hitch. Installed on s 2016 ram 3500 diesel. easy to install except for the upper inner bolts. Kind of a tight place. I did upgrade the bolts to a grade 8 as the ones included didn't seem heavy enough.


Comments
Still love the system. It is heavy and was troublesome getting it in and out of the truck but since getting a hoist that problem has been solved
Brian - 01/24/2018



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2017 Ram 2500

Very prompt delivery, and excellent packaging to minimize shipping damage. The front hitch perfectly fit my RAM 2500 Laramie. I needed to first remove a black plastic grille mounted in between the tow hooks. Very easy and straightforward installation!



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The hitch was a little difficult to put on because of the tight fit inside the bumper and my old fingers. But, it did fit and looks great. Also, great being able to just put it on and not have to have a custom hitch fabricated.



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Was an easy install and looks great.



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Dodge Ram Pickup

I’m very pleased with the quality and installation of the Drawtite front receiver for our RAM. As others noted, the hitch is hefty and installing it by yourself not ideal. However, I did so with no issues or heavy lifting. I made a simple tool utilizing a floor jack and some studs (one ripped in half to fit in the reciever) that worked great and easily glided and held the hitch in position. I enclosed a picture. As a bonus, this receiver has the J pin hole for anti-rattle of your accessories. The J pin has worked great on our Jeep with the Drawtite hitch. Also, it isn’t mentioned but if your RAM did not come with the factory hooks (the directions assume you have the hooks) you will most likely not have the additional braces behind your bumper to handle the load this front hitch will require. Be sure you have the hook braces in addition to the standard braces.



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2017 Ram 2500

Worked great for my "4 Boys FL70" over-cab boat loader installation. Pros: Fits nicely, has the load capacity I needed, and sits much higher that the under bumper units. Cons: The bolts are poor quality. One stripped while I was tightening it. Also the bolt diameter is a bit smaller than the OEM bolts. Will be upgrading mine soon. Overall I am pleased with the unit and would recommend to others who don,t need to add


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    For your 2018 Ram 2500 we have two front hitches that are confirmed as a fit. We have the Draw Tite part # 65063 which has the hitch opening much higher as it comes out of the lower bumper or we have the Curt part # C31015 which has the hitch opening underneath the front end. The second pictures shows this hitch. The best one for your application will be the one that fits your needs the best. If you are going to install a plow in the hitch like the K2 # K2AVAL8219 you'd want the Curt,...
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  • How to Carry a Canoe While 5th Wheel Towing with a 2016 Ram 2500 4-Door
    To carry a canoe with your 2016 Ram 2500 while also towing a 5th wheel trailer you need a front mount hitch, a roof rack, and a carrier or padding to protect your canoe. If you have the front tow hooks I recommend the Draw-Tite Front Mount Trailer Hitch # 65063 because it doesn't require any drilling or fascia trimming for the installation. If you don't have the front tow hooks then I recommend the EcoHitch # 306-X7900 instead which essentially is the same thing but it comes with the...
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  • Will Using Front Mount Trailer Hitch On 2018 Ram 3500 For Bike Rack Block View
    The Draw-Tite Front Mount Trailer Hitch Receiver part # 65063 is an excellent option to haul a bike rack around with a 2018 Ram 3500. That said, the trailer hitch installs inside the front bumper so when using a bike rack there is a chance it could come up into the field of view. Therefore, a drop adapter would be a good idea. For this, we have the Blue Ox High-Low Adapter part # BX88129 which will work well so long as you stay under the 500 lb tongue weight capacity. Please note, if...
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  • Recommended Front Mount Trailer Hitch Receiver for 2008 Dodge Ram 3500
    The Draw-Tite Front Mount Trailer Hitch Receiver - Custom Fit - 2" # 65063 is not a fit for your 2008 Dodge 3500. It will only fit 2010-2018 models. For your 2008, I recommend the Draw-Tite Front Mount Trailer Hitch Receiver - Custom Fit - 2" # 65046 which is a fit and will give you a 500 lb vertical load rating and 9,000 lbs line pull rating. I've attached an installation video to assist.
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  • Transporting E-Bikes with 2014 Ram 2500 that is Towing Camper Trailer
    As long as you are okay with your E-bike having some smashed bugs on it a front hitch like the # 65063 installed on your 2014 Ram 2500 with the Thule EasyFold XT part # TH903202 would be your best option when towing your camper. The EasyFold is not rated for the rougher ride quality at the rear of campers which is why it's not recommended to be used there.
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  • How To Carry Bikes On The Front Of a 2013 Ram 2500 Diesel 4x4
    With any front mount trailer hitch like Draw-Tite Front Mount Trailer Hitch Receiver part # 65063 used to carry a bike rack you will most likely be able to see parts of the bike rack in your line of sight but you would still be able to see to drive in the truck if you used a platform rack that allows the bikes to sit down lower. You would just need to always remember the bike rack is on the truck just like with any accessory that adds length to the vehicle. I recommend to use a simple...
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  • Draw Tite Front Hitch that Fits 2019 Ram 3500
    At one point the # 65063 was listed as a fit for the 2019 Ram 3500 but we found there were several fit issues with the 2019 models due to frame changes for the year. Draw Tite has since carried over the fit to the 2020 Ram 3500 and 2500 models as they updated it so it will fit your truck.
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  • Front Mounted Hitch Receiver for 2018 Ram 2500 and Motorcycle Carrier
    The Draw-Tite Front Mount Trailer Hitch Receiver - Custom Fit - 2" # 65063 is the correct fit for your 2018 Ram 2500. It fits 2WD and 4WD trucks as long as they have factory tow hooks. The front mounted hitch is rated for carrying up to 500 lbs total weight. For a motorcycle carrier, we currently have 4 options that can be used on a front or rear hitch receiver: -MaxxTow MaxxHaul Aluminum Motorcycle Carrier for 2" Hitches - 400 lbs # MT70101 -Ultra-Fab Dirt Bike Carrier for 2"...
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    There is a front hitches available for your 2009 Dodge Ram 2500 Laramie, but the Draw-Tite Front Mount Trailer Hitch Receiver # 65063 that you referenced is designed for newer Rams and would not work for you. We do have a Draw-Tite front mounted hitch that will work for you. Check out # 65046. This hitch will place the receiver under the bottom of the front bumper. At this time there are no front mounts that will place the receiver in the same opening as the tow hooks. I have linked...
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  • Installation of Draw-Tite Front Mount Receiver 65063 on Dodge Ram
    It's not necessary to remove any portion of the front bumper fascia to install the Draw-Tite front mounted receiver # 65063 on a 2010-2015 Ram 2500 or 3500, as you can see in the video I've linked for you. The installation procedure involves removing the factory tow hooks, slipping the hitch through the slot in the bumper and replacing the factory tow hooks to their original position so the hitch is sandwiched between the tow hook and the truck's bumper structure.
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  • Will Draw-Tite Front Receiver Block Air Flow to Intercooler or Radiator on a 2016 Ram 3500
    At best the Draw-Tite front receiver # 65063 would only have a slight effect if any on air flow to the intercooler or radiator on your 2016 Ram 3500 so no worries about overheating. I have linked a video showing an example installation for you. If you had something installed in the receiver then that could block air flow to the front of the truck but it depends on what it is and the dimensions of the cargo. For example bikes in a front hitch won't block as much air as coolers or some...
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  • Front Hitch Recommendation for a 2016 Ram 3500 for Use with Winch and Mount
    The Draw Tite Front Hitch part # 65063 that you referenced is a confirmed fit for your 2016 Ram 3500. It would provide you with an attachment point for your winch and mount as well. Your truck is rather heavy at 9,300 lbs and the hitch is only rated for 9,000 lbs. I wish we had a higher capacity hitch but you have to think too that if you are using this as a recovery winch you are most likely going to have someone in the truck trying to drive the truck in the same direction so that the...
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  • Can Draw Tite Front Hitch # 65063 Fit 2018 Ram 2500 without Tow Hooks
    I attached a picture of how the Draw Tite front hitch part # 65063 installs and it uses the tow hooks to bolt through the mounting plate of the hitch to the truck frame. Since you have the area available where the tow hooks install I'd recommend getting a set of them from a RAM dealer so that you can then install this hitch.
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  • Front Hitch Fit Recommendation for 2018 Ram 3500
    While Draw Tite hasn't officially carried over the front hitch part # 65063 for the 2018 Ram 3500 (as of December 2017) we had a customer come back and state that it fit well on their 2018 Ram so we do know that it fits. I attached the picture that they sent in that shows it installed as well.
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  • Will the Curt Front Hitch Fit a 2016 Ram 2500 with the Westin Off-Road Light Mounting Bar
    In order to use a front mount trailer hitch on your 2016 Ram 2500 with the Westin Off-Road Light Mounting Bar 37-02595 you will need the Curt Front Mount Trailer Hitch Receiver part # C31015, not the Draw-Tite Front Mount Trailer Hitch Receiver part # 65063. The reason for this is that the Draw-Tite Front Mount Trailer Hitch Receiver mounts in the same location as the Westin Off-Road Light Mounting Bar which is why they will not work together. The Curt Front Mount Trailer Hitch Receiver...
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  • Help Backing Up Travel Trailer on 2017 Ram 2500
    Even at a short distance and going slowly, I do not recommend using a front hitch like the Draw-Tite # 65063 or Curt # C31015 on your 2017 Ram 2500 to help back up your travel trailer because your trailer's tongue weight is well over capacity and it simply would not be safe. The best option for you is a back-up camera, the Rear View Safety Wireless Hitch Camera # RVS-83112. This is an easy to use system that suits your needs perfectly, with the camera having a magnetic base you can attach...
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  • Should Draw-Tite Front Hitch on a 2013 Ram 2500 have Bent when Carrying 2 Bikes
    No, for that customer, Draw-Tite Front Mount Trailer Hitch Receiver - Custom Fit - 2" Item # 65063 should not have bent like that. But consider that there are more than 100 reviews on this hitch and they are overwhelmingly positive. With that said if you have reservations about this hitch there is another option; Curt front receiver # C31015. But it only fits 4-wheel drive models. I have linked a video showing an example installation for you.
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  • Highest Rated Front Hitch Recommendation for 2017 Ram 3500
    The highest rated front hitch we have for your 2017 Ram 3500 would be the Draw Tite part # 65063 which has a tongue weight capacity of 500 lbs. We do not have anything rated higher than this hitch.
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  • Front Mount Hitch Location on 2017 Ram 2500
    There is only one confirmed fit for a front mounted hitch on a 2017 Ram 2500, the Draw-Tite # 65063, and it does not go under the bumper. Take a look at the attached photo and you can see exactly where it mounts on your Ram 2500. I've also attached a link to a video showing an install of this hitch.
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