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Hi-Rise Gooseneck-to-5th-Wheel Trailer Hitch Adapter by Bulldog, Draw-Tite and Reese

Hi-Rise Gooseneck-to-5th-Wheel Trailer Hitch Adapter by Bulldog, Draw-Tite and Reese

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Convert your Draw-Tite, Bulldog or B&W gooseneck hitch to a fifth-wheel hitch with this kit. Adapter has round and square gooseneck posts, a 4-way pivoting head for easy trailer hookup, and stabilizer strips for sturdy mounting in your truck bed. Call 800-298-8924 to order Draw-Tite gooseneck and fifth wheel adapters part number 9480 or order online at etrailer.com. Free expert support on all Draw-Tite products. Guaranteed Lowest Price and Fastest Shipping for Hi-Rise Gooseneck-to-5th-Wheel Trailer Hitch Adapter by Bulldog, Draw-Tite and Reese. Gooseneck and Fifth Wheel Adapters reviews from real customers.
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Draw-Tite Gooseneck and Fifth Wheel Adapters - 9480

  • Gooseneck Hitch to Fifth Wheel Trailer
  • Connects to Gooseneck Hole
  • Draw-Tite
  • Adapts Truck
  • Hitch Adapters
  • 18000 lbs GTW
  • No Offset
  • Adjustable Height

Convert your Draw-Tite, Bulldog or B&W gooseneck hitch to a fifth-wheel hitch with this kit. Adapter has round and square gooseneck posts, a 4-way pivoting head for easy trailer hookup, and stabilizer strips for sturdy mounting in your truck bed.


Features:

  • System converts an underbed gooseneck hitch to a 5th-wheel hitch
    • Works with:
      • B&W Turnover Ball
      • Hide-A-Goose (9460, 9464, and 9465) by Draw-Tite or Reese
      • Under-Bed by Bulldog
  • 5th-Wheel hitch adapter sits in ball hole of gooseneck hitch
    • 1 Round, adjustable-height post included for use with Bulldog, Draw-Tite and Reese goosenecks
    • 1 Square, adjustable-height post included for use with B&W gooseneck
  • Single-piece, self-latching jaw with extended-length handle
    • Tightly wraps around trailer king pin to reduce rattle
    • Automatically latches king pin in place when connected properly to ensure safe towing
    • Locks with padlock (37DAT; sold separately)
  • 4-Way pivoting head
    • Ensures easy trailer hookup with 9" wide funnel area (compared to a 5-3/4" funnel area on the B&W Companion)
    • Pivots 4 degrees side to side and 10 degrees front to back
  • 3-3/4" Height adjustment permits a perfect match to your trailer's height
    • Head height adjusts with 4 bolts - 2 per side
  • Stabilizer strips provide flat mounting surface in corrugated truck beds
    • Adjustable to fit contours of your truck bed
  • 1-Piece, offset legs offer a wide stance for stability
    • Handles in legs help you to install/remove 5th-wheel hitch
  • Black powder coated steel construction is sturdy and resists rust


Specs:

  • Application: pickups with underbed gooseneck hitches and 8' long beds
    • Will not work with Sidewinder king pins
  • Gross towing weight: 18,000 lbs
    • Capacity is limited to that of the tow vehicle or gooseneck rail kit
  • Vertical load limit: 4,500 lbs
  • Hitch height: 14-1/4" - 18"
  • King pin funnel width: 9"
  • 2-Year limited warranty


Notes:

  • For Ford truck applications, stabilizer strip kit (58438 - sold separately) is required.
  • Bed liners and bed mats may affect the fit of this adapter and trimming may be necessary.
  • This adapter will not work with gooseneck hitches that have a pop-in ball.

Hi-Rise adapter fits in existing gooseneck hitch-ball holeHi-Rise adapter mounted in truck bed

Gooseneck-to-Fifth-Wheel Hitch Adapter

Increase your towing versatility with this Hi-Rise adapter. The fifth-wheel hitch mounts in the ball hole of your existing underbed gooseneck hitch with included posts.


Hi-Rise adapter round and square mounting postsHi-Rise adapter mounting post installed

Round and Square Gooseneck Posts

The posts screw into the bottom of fifth-wheel hitch and drop down into the ball hole on the underbed gooseneck hitch. A square post is included for use with B&W gooseneck hitches, and a round post is included for use with Bulldog, Draw-Tite and Reese gooseneck hitches. Both posts can be adjusted for height to ensure a tight, secure fit with the truck bed floor.


Hi-Rise adapter self-latching jawHi-Rise adapter self-latching jaw underside

Single-Piece, Self-Latching Jaw

The fifth-wheel head has a single-piece, self-latching jaw with an extended-length handle for easy operation. The jaw wraps tightly around your trailer king pin and automatically latches in place when connected properly to ensure safe towing. The handle can be locked with a padlock (37DAT; sold separately).


Hi-Rise wide kingpin funnel

4-Way Pivoting Head

The fifth-wheel head pivots 4 degrees side to side and 10 degrees front to back to ensure easy trailer hookup, even on ground that is not level. A 9-inch-wide funnel area (rather than a standard 6-inch-wide funnel) provides a large target for lining up your trailer king pin with the fifth-wheel hitch.


Hi-Rise adjustable height head

Adjustable Height

The fifth-wheel head has 3-3/4" of vertical adjustment to accurately match your particular trailer's height. Simply remove four bolts - two per side - and move the head up or down to your desired height.


Hi-Rise stabilizer strips - inside viewHi-Rise stabilizer strips with capped leg

Stabilizer Strips for Corrugated Truck Beds

The fifth-wheel hitch includes stabilizer strips that attach to the bottom of your fifth-wheel legs. The strips sit in the grooves of the truck bed to provide a more level mounting surface and to create more friction with the truck bed. This makes it less likely that the hitch will rotate or move during use.


Hi-Rise offset legs

Offset Legs

The fifth-wheel base has offset legs to improve the braking performance of your trailer. The longer back legs brace the hitch to ensure that it stays planted in the truck bed, even during emergency braking situations.



9480 Hi-Rise Gooseneck-to-5th-Wheel Trailer Hitch Adapter by Bulldog, Draw-Tite and Reese

Installation Details 9480 Installation instructions


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Customer Reviews

Hi-Rise Gooseneck-to-5th-Wheel Trailer Hitch Adapter by Bulldog, Draw-Tite and Reese - 9480

Average Customer Rating:  4.5 out of 5 stars   (20 Customer Reviews)

Convert your Draw-Tite, Bulldog or B&W gooseneck hitch to a fifth-wheel hitch with this kit. Adapter has round and square gooseneck posts, a 4-way pivoting head for easy trailer hookup, and stabilizer strips for sturdy mounting in your truck bed.

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I ordered this hitch, when it came in the box was damaged and parts missing. Called them had the missing parts in a few days. Hitch is great and was the best price around. etrailers is an excellent company to do business with. 419335



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I've owned this for a year now and it's performed as advertised. To be fair, the only other hitch I've used is a B&W companion hitch! Good product, fairly simple to install 599856



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Very pleased the the Draw-Tite 5th wheel hitch. Easy in/easy out by myself. Have an electric hoist in my shop, easily store the the hitch in the overhead when not in use. Like the idea of no additional holes in the bed for a 5th wheel hitch. Have been using it for a year, no problems. All the components are more than adequate for the expected loading. I would recommend it to anyone that needs a 5th wheel hitch. 545684


Comments
That sounds like an excellent storage solution. You might also be interested in the Demco 5th Wheel Hitch Lifting Bracket, part # DM6100
Demco 5th Wheel Lifting Bracket
$55.43
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-- Mike L - 07/25/2018

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Not recommended at all in a short box. The hitch sits 5" forward on center axle. Cab clearance is greatly reduced. Hitch doesn't even come close to sitting flat in the truck. Hitch is very sloppy in the Goose Neck receiver. I had to spend a lot of time and money to have the hitch reworked. The only reason I gave a 2 star rating is because of the Great Customer Service at ETrailer!!! Otherwise it would get no stars!!!! 420162


Comments
Clarke,Thank you for your review. This hi-rise adapter is not recommended in a short bed truck. This adapter will not provide enough clearance in tight turning situations. A slider hitch is normally recommended in short bed trucks but Draw-tite does not manufacture a slider version of this adapter. If you have a hide-a-goose setup you can use a convert a ball adapter with an offset. Part number: C5GX1216. This will allow you to use your gooseneck hitch in your short bed truck to tow a 5th wheel. The coupler bolts to your trailers king pin and connects to the gooseneck ball. The offset should give you enough clearance to make tight turns. I have also included a help article for additional reference.
-- Heather A - 08/24/2017

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It's work great and it will work on any gooseneck hitch. 634915



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It's been a great hitch, worked just as it was supposed too. Easy to install. Unfortunately I recently bought a different trailer and this hitch will not work with it. So now I have to sell this hitch and buy another one. 628883



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We have put over 10,000 miles on our trailer this year. Easy in and out of truck with positive hook ups everytime. We also had a friend borrow our camper. We moved the hitch to their truck and within minutes they were ready to go 578662



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The product was good the people at etrailer we're great.. now for the shipping the shipping sucked UPS I would never use them again every time I got the boxes they were torn up looks like they went through a meat grinder in fact I had to send back the first order cuz we didn't know if all the parts were there then when I got the second order it was just as bad. 490134



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Exactly what I ordered, right on time,and molly s was the best when ordering. Will definitely be purchasing more from etrailer. Thanks to all . 483963



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Straightforward instructions and easy install. Worked fine and handled our 11k lbs fiver with no problems. Got to destination, took hitch off and I can again use my gooseneck ball and/or have full use of the bed w/out any fiver hitch rails. Highly recommended 436857



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Other than being heavy to set in the truck bed, the hitch is easy to install into a B&W gooseneck and it stayed well secured without any shifting of the base for a 400 mile round trip towing a10k lb trailer. The 4 degree side to side tilt does not seem necessary and it does make it difficult to properly torque the mounting nut. The side to side tilt also adds a good bit of weight. 431910



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Arrived on time box was destroyed 2 bolts & nuts missing 422429



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Good product but the way it gets shipped the main part gets dinged and marred. Paint scratched off, the warning decals were damaged. 418909


Comments
Thanks for your review, Scott. I have contacted customer service to send new warning decals to you.
-- Laura E - 08/19/2017

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What a wonderful experance I have had working with etrailer. The follow-up and concern to make it right, was over whelming. My wife counted five phone calls, to keep us infromed about a lost box, by UPS. When found the box was danaged and a part was missing. The part was FedX to me next day! I know i will be using etrailer again. 411649



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So far everything that I have purchased for my HD 2500 from each trailer has worked as described satisfied 399241



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The reason I didn't rate it higher is it doesn't sit real flat in the bed and bangs around a little when starting and stopping. Otherwise I would be happier if it was easier to remove. 388284



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Fit, finish, instructions and overall quality are top notch. Assembly is easy with basic tools. Customer Service here was great too. Because I was in a real rush to get the hitch, they went out of their way to break it up into two shipments that could be handled by UPS vs having it one package that had to come truck freight. As a result, I got it when I needed it. Thank you very much, Larry. 324071


Comments
Still very pleased.
Larry S - 12/12/2017

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Simple! Put it together, slip it in the goose neck receiver. Directions are easy to follow and the youtube video is very helpful. 323087



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Just as i wanted and ordered. Recieved 1 day before promised.. No issues here.. Thanks 282982



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Jennifer S. Was amazing getting my hitch delived... so we could go camping.... the hitch I bought installed in about 30 minutes... it was a hi rise companion hitch... I love it and love both my experienceson with etrailer.... can't say enough about this order... GREAT..... THANKS EACH ONE THE HELPED GET MY HITCH DELIVERED 279035


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    We have a great solution for a fifth wheel hitch to fit your 2016 Nissan Titan XD that has the factory gooseneck hitc, but the High Rise part # 9480 that you mentioned would not work for you as it only fits a select few aftermarket hitches. Instead you'd want the fifth wheel adapter part # DM6200 which attaches to your gooseneck hitch and allows you to use a Demco sliding hitch like the part # DM8550034 which will slide automatically as you make tight turns. Since you have a short...
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    The Draw-Tite Hi-Rise Gooseneck-to-5th-Wheel Trailer Hitch Adapter # 9480 referenced in your question is compatible with the B&W Turnover Ball, Draw-Tite/Reese Hide-A-Goose, and the Bulldog Under-Bed gooseneck trailer hitches. If you have one of these models installed on your truck, then the Hi-Rise Adapter may work great. The issue though that might prevent this particular hitch from working is the gooseneck design on your flatbed. It sounds like the gooseneck hitch on your truck is quite...
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    We have fifth wheel adapter options for Curt gooseneck hitches, but adapters like the Companion or the Hi-Rise will not work with Curt gooseneck hitches. The B and W Companion Fifth Wheel Hitch is only compatible with B and W gooseneck hitches, so it will not work with a Curt gooseneck hitch. Turnoverball is actually a trademark of B and W, but Curt does have the Folding Ball Gooseneck Hitch, # C-52. If this is the hitch you have, then I recommend using a fifth-wheel-to-gooseneck adapter...
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  • Troubleshooting Fit of Draw-Tite Hi-Rise 5th Wheel Trailer Hitch on 2012 Ford Truck
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    Some trailer manufacturers will void a warranty if an adapter is used. This is the biggest con if trying to determine pros and cons. You will need to contact the trailer manufacturer to determine if the trailer warranty will be voided if an adapter is used. If the trailer has a Lippert chassis then I recommend using a Goose Box adapter because when used with a Lippert chassis and pin box, it will not void the warranty. There are 2 Goose Box units available. First is # RP94716. It is...
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  • Fifth Wheel Hitch Recommendation for Bulldog Underbed Gooseneck Hitch
    Since you have a Bulldog Hide a Goose gooseneck hitch # 9470 you could install the Hi Rise # 9480. This is a fifth wheel hitch that is specifically designed to fit your gooseneck hitch and would work well. I attached an install video for this for you to check out as well.
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  • Removing the Hi-Rise 5th Wheel Trailer Hitch 9480 from a Gooseneck Trailer Hitch
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  • Towing a 5th Wheel Trailer with a Recessed Gooseneck Hitch in a Flat Bed Truck
    The pickup bed versus the flat bed does make a difference. The issue is that on your flat bed the ball is recessed and a hitch like # 9480 won't be able to reach. Also the Hi-Rise hitch only works with certain gooseneck hitches. Since your gooseneck hitch ball is recessed then you will need a different type of adapter that attaches to the trailer's pin box, # AM3139. I have included a link to a video review of this adapter for you.
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  • Will Draw-Tite Gooseneck-to-5th-Wheel Trailer Hitch Adapter # 9480 Work on Draw-Tite Gooseneck
    The Draw-Tite Hi-Rise Gooseneck-to-5th-Wheel Trailer Hitch Adapter # 9480 includes both square and round shank posts so it will work with Draw-Tite, Bulldog or B&W gooseneck hitches installed in an 8-foot long bed. This hitch features a 4500-lb pin weight limit and an 18K towing capacity. Its 4-way pivoting head means easier hitching on uneven ground. If you have a Ford pickup you'll also need Replacement Stabilizer Strip Kit # 58438.
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  • Availability of Reese Goose Box for Leland Pin Box on Jayco Legacy Trailer
    I may have a solution for you, however there is not currently a Reese Goose Box available that is designed to replace the Leland pin box on your Jayco trailer. Depending on what type of gooseneck hitch you have installed on your truck, the best option might be the Draw-Tite Hi-Rise Gooseneck-to-5th-Wheel Trailer Hitch Adapter # 9480. This adapter will sit right into the ball hole of the gooseneck hitch and works with the B&W Turnover Ball, Hide-A-Goose by Draw-Tite or Reese, and the...
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  • Will Draw-Tite Hi-Rise Hitch 9480 Fit a Square Hole Gooseneck Hitch in a 2006 Ford F-350
    You mentioned that the gooseneck hitch in your 2006 Ford F-350 has a square hole. If this is the case then it isn't a Draw-Tite Hide-A-Goose because those have round holes. The B&W hitch for your truck, # BWGNRK1108, has a square hole. If this is the hitch you have then the Hi-Rise 5th wheel hitch # 9480 will fit. If you cannot verify the brand of the gooseneck hitch then the safe option is to use a different kind of adapter such as # CAB-C5G or # AM3100.
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  • Recommended 5th Wheel Adapter for 2015 Ram 3500 Flat Bed with B&W Gooseneck Hitch
    The Hi-Rise Gooseneck-to-5th-Wheel Trailer Hitch # 9480 is designed for compatibility with the B&W Gooseneck systems. There is a specific adapter used for this combination included with the adapter. The biggest issue with a flatbed is the bed is normally not corregated like a traditional truck bed to give that increased stability of the feet in the grooves. Because the feet are adjustable you can get a good amount of grip at the feet but this hitch can still move slightly because the...
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