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Bulldog Lifelong Trailer Hitch Lock for 2" Hitches - Flush - 2-1/2" Span - Stainless

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  • Fits 2 Inch Hitch
  • Standard Pin Lock
  • Bulldog
  • Keyed Unique
  • Stainless Steel
  • 2-1/2 Inch Span
  • Flush Pin
This solid, high-strength, flush-style hitch lock lets you secure your ball mount, bike rack, cargo carrier or other accessory to your 2" x 2" trailer hitch receiver. Rustproof stainless steel construction. 5/8" Pin diameter. Call 800-298-8924 to order Bulldog hitch locks part number BD580402 or order online at etrailer.com. Free expert support on all Bulldog products. Guaranteed Lowest Price and Fastest Shipping for Bulldog Lifelong Trailer Hitch Lock for 2" Hitches - Flush - 2-1/2" Span - Stainless. Hitch Locks reviews from real customers.



Bulldog Hitch Locks - BD580402

This solid, high-strength, flush-style hitch lock lets you secure your ball mount, bike rack, cargo carrier or other accessory to your 2" x 2" trailer hitch receiver. Rustproof stainless steel construction. 5/8" Pin diameter.


Features:

  • Flush-style trailer hitch receiver lock is used in place of standard pin and clip to prevent theft of ball mount or hitch-mounted accessory
    • Secure your bike rack, cargo carrier, hitch cover and more to your trailer hitch
  • Ball-bearing locking system provides maximum security and ease of use
    • Just pop the deadbolt onto the end of the pin and the lock will automatically engage
  • Solid stainless steel pin offers superior strength and durability and is rustproof
  • Plastic cap covers key slot to help prevent corrosion in the locking mechanism
  • 2 High-security, square keys included


Specs:

  • Application: 2" x 2" trailer hitch receivers
  • Inside pin length (span): 2-1/2"
  • Pin diameter: 5/8"
  • Limited 1-year warranty


Note: This lock will not work with some factory 2" trailer hitches that have an outside width wider than 2-1/2".

The unique ball-bearing locking system on this Lifelong hitch lock is supremely easy to use. When you pop the deadbolt onto the end of the pin, the integrated ball bearings engage the lock automatically.


This ball-bearing system also ensures that the structural integrity of the pin is maintained throughout. A typical padlock-style hitch lock has a significant taper at the end of the pin where the lock snaps into place. This taper weakens the pin, making it easier to break or cut. Because the ball bearings are responsible for engaging the lock on this Lifelong lock, no taper is needed. So, the pin diameter is the same along the entire length of the lock. The result is a hitch lock that is strong, durable and highly tamper resistant.



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  • 2-1/2 Inch Span
  • Bulldog


This solid, high-strength, flush-style hitch lock lets you secure your ball mount, bike rack, cargo carrier or other accessory to your 2" x 2" trailer hitch receiver. Rustproof stainless steel construction. 5/8" Pin diameter.

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Video Transcript for Bulldog Locks Hitch Accessories BD580402 Review

Today were going to review part number BD580402. This is the Bulldog Lifelong Trailer Hitch Lock for 2-inch hitches. This is a flushed style trailer hitch receiver Lock which will be used in place of standard pin and clip to prevent theft of the ball mount or any hitch-mounted accessories. This will secure your bike rack, cargo carrier, hitch cover or any other hitch accessory to your trailer hitch. It does have a ball-bearing locking system. I just want to show you that.

Theres the ball-bearing locking system which will provide maximum security and ease of use. What you end up doing is you can just pop the deadbolt onto the end, push that and it will automatically engage as a solid stainless steel pin which will offer superior strength and durability. The pin is right in there. It is rust proof. This whole lock is a stainless steel construction.

It does have a plastic cap which will cover the key slot to help prevent corrosion in the locking core. It does come with two high security square keys, and again, this thus fit the 2-inch trailer hitch receivers. Now, the inside pin length is 2-1/2 inches. The pin diameter on this is 5/8 of an inch. This does come with a limited 1-year warranty.

Basically, I just want to show you how this operates. If you take the key, insert it into the lock, turn about a quarter of a turn and the button will pop out. You can remove it from there. Now, this will insert into the hitch pinhole in your receiver. Then, then when it goes on the other end, you edges, push that on, push that in and it will be locked into place.

Then, put your plastic cover over to protect the locking core. Now, this ball-bearing system on this Lifelong Hitch Lock is easy to use. It ensures structural integrity of the pin. A typical padlock-style hitch lock has a significant taper at the end of the pin when the lock snaps into place. This tape will actually weakens the pin, making it easier to break or cut. Because this uses the ball-bearing locking system on this Lifelong Lock, there is no taper needed, so the pin diameter is the same along the entire length of the lock. The result is a hitch lock that is strong, durable and highly tamper resistant. That should do it for review on part number BD580402.


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Bulldog Lifelong Trailer Hitch Lock for 2" Hitches - Flush - 2-1/2" Span - Stainless - BD580402

Average Customer Rating:  4.8 out of 5 stars   (129 Customer Reviews)

This solid, high-strength, flush-style hitch lock lets you secure your ball mount, bike rack, cargo carrier or other accessory to your 2" x 2" trailer hitch receiver. Rustproof stainless steel construction. 5/8" Pin diameter.

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I needed a very good hitch lock and I found it at e-trailers when I bought the Bulldog SS Hitch lock. It is an outstanding piece of equipment that is easy to engage and unlock. It is very strong metal and I will not worry about the safety of my trailer which I use frequently. I received the lock in a matter of days which I like very much. Customer service is excellent at e-trailers. 193000


Comments

It is still an outstanding piece of equipment and still working great

DrDyess - 05/27/2016

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Very satisfied with this Lifelong hitch receiver lock. It was advertised as being of stainless steel construction and is 100% STAINLESS STEEL!!! There were others that I purchased that stated they too were all stainless, but in actuality they weren't and rusted in a very short period of time. Once again, I'm very satisfied with this product that I purchased from etrailer. THANK YOU! 68397


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Fine

Anthony - 08/30/2014

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I purchased this for the rust proof property and the snap in locking feature. The key hole cover is flimsy. I switched it out for my old hitch lock cover. It has a band that fits perfectly around the top of the cylinder and a fold down cap. 112085


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The lock has not rusted. It fits securely. The key hole cover was switched out by me with a rubberized cap.

Seanonsports - 01/08/2015

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The customer service and the timeliness in which l have received my orders from etrailer.com is second to none. I needed my hitch to arrive on time so I could pick up a nice chunk of Sycamore. A bit of electrical tape on the shaft to eliminate "play" in the receiver, slip in the new lockable SS pin from Bulldog and off we went to pick up my prize! What a great company to do business with! 371650



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GREAT LOCK WORKS GREAT NO PROBLEMS BEST I'VE SEEN ON THE MARKET. 211492


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THIS PRODUCT IS STILL GOING STRONG, NO PROBLEMS, VERY SECURE.

MUNSTER - 07/13/2016

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Received the trailer hitch lock and it worked fine right out of the box. I exercised the key and bolt as I would when I plan to install it on my hitch and I feel comfortable that it's strong and will work great. I marked the item down because the rubber cover fits loose (the video review I saw of the item commented on the cover as preventing moisture and debris from getting into the key chamber during use) and I expect to lose it soon after I get on the road. It may just be this particular rubber cover that's been stretched out on this one item. Otherwise it will work for what I need. 420401



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Could very well be the very best receiver lock I have ever had in over 35 years of fishing, pulling bass boats. BUT, there is a small rubber o-ring inside the locking portion that does not stay seated - have to be very careful to make sure this locks when button is pushed as can easily appear and seem to be locked but will frequently "false" lock when the o-ring binds up, not staying in the groove. Answer seems to be to keep the o-ring in the groove but easier than it sounds? Hopefully I get it figured out? 111539



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Using the internet I found what I thought to be the original such lockable trailer hitch and it was called the lifelong. It was in my opinion the best made thing on the market for that time and this one looks just like it even bearing some of the same name. So I bit. I got it but haven't unpacked it yet simply because I was perfectly satisfied it will be the best one for me so far as protecting my bike. I realize that won't comfort some of you, it's just the belief I have. No charge...Walt 328640



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The Bulldog Lifelong Trailer Hitch Lock is extremely well made but the greatest attribute is how easily and securely you can change hitches. The locking mechanism works beautifully unlocking and snapping back together. Although I cannot rate endurance, I am sure it will wear well. 320518



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I had very little room between my spare tire and the socket. It's probably listed somewhere but I couldn't find it for the two I was looking at. I made an online inquiry and Michael H. got right back to me with all the dimensions and clearances needed, which convinced me to go with the HM48470. Ordered it, some wire and a receiver lock, which arrived today. Will wait for the snow to melt before I crawl under there to install them. Thanks again for the great service! 357192



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I purchased the Bulldog stainless hitch lock paired with pintle combo and solid 8 bolt adjustable hitch to work on a 1997 Dodge Ram 2500 cummins. She (the combo) is a thing of beauty and now ready to work. I felt like a proud father when the man in brown arrived with my baby. I expect to recieve many years of service from these items. Your teams service is second to none.We will be doing buisness again in near future. 109257



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This is a solid pin sold by a great vendor. Very strong and doesn't trust. (I don't leave my ball mounts in the receivers 24/7/365) Didn't give it 5 starts due to the small amount of fiddliness I get while trying to work the jet to unlock it. Usually have to use one hand to hold the lock barrel still and the other hand to work the key it else the entire barrel keeps turning. Not the end of the world it a tiebreaker. 309375



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After about a year of being under the truck, this lock still works. It is getting a little hard to get the lock off but the key still turns good. I will add some lube to it and see if it frees up next time I change hitch size on that truck. Looks like the rubber o-ring or the balls are a little stiff. Still a good lock and this is expected for where this thing lives on the truck... 455081



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Product is well constructed. Very pleased with it. Being SS it should be rust resistant. If your looking for a locking receiver pin, this is a great pin. Could have bought the item locally, but enjoy doing business with e-trailer. These guys are great. Thank You Patrick on the fast shipping before the Holiday. Nice to see a company that still appreciates there customers. 111412



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Patrick was extremely knowledgeable about the three items I purchased and handled the order for me. Amazingly - from order to delivery was less than 48 hours. I knew it was going to be quick - but this was very impressive. The three items arrived in perfect condition. Obviously - I will order again and have Patrick's number bookmarked. 334234



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Thank you for your prompt response and excellent customer service. Hitch mounted step is exactly what I wanted and expected, along with Bulldog Lifelong Trailer Hitch Lock and Hopkins Sun Screens. These are certainly quality products, it was an excellent experience buying these products from etrailer.com, you delivered what you promised. 392495



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This trailer pin is stainless steel rather than chromed steel which means no rusting. Also the key goes in from the side and the rubber cap fits snuggly so hopefully the tumblers inside the lock will stay dry and free from water and road salt which is what killed my last locking hitch pin. Time will tell but this seems like a quality piece. 190589



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The pin is well made, but the lock portion is mediocre. The large square key opening leaves the locking plates very vulnerable to contamination or tampering, and the supplied plastic cover does not fit tightly. This would be a better lock if the manufacturer used a conventional key and lock mechanism with a spring loaded dirt cover. 155804



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Tha Bulldog trailer hitch lock I purchased works great. The quality and sturdiness match the reviews! It works much better than the other locks I have tried. Not only am I happy with my purchase but also happy with the purchasing process at etrailer. Knowledgeable and courteous! You rarely find that kind of service anymore. 434774



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Not a complaint about the construction of the product. Problem is that the fit up described for sizing the hitch based on the "box" did not work for my hitch. It appears that I need the next size length up (2.5"). The hasp lock fit fine and looks nice and sturdy. I will be returning for an exchange 441573



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So far so good. I purchased this lock because I had a hard time finding locks that reviewers stated didn't rust. This was the only one I found with reviews going back a year with no rust issues. Delivered on time. Perfect fit and I am very pleased. Time will tell on the rust, but I am not concerned. 417543



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I purchased two of these Bulldog Trailer Locks and they are very good quality and I especially like the fact that they have a plastic cover for the key hole. That will be perfect as the vehicles are used in the California desert areas and sand and dust getting into everything is a problem. 418922



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I live in SoCal about 3 miles from the beach so rust can be an issue. After 1 year the Bulldog Stainless lock has no rust and works flawlessly. Of course the plastic dust cover was lost almost immediately but since I'm rarely driving in dusty conditions it has not been an issue. 391741



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I have another model that I bought elsewhere and it is easy to see the quality difference on this model versus others. Although a lock won't completely stop a thief it will slow them down or at least have them go elsewhere and this one will for sure slow them down. 322387


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Considering they are locks and my trailerboat have not been stolen I would say they are holding up fine. No issues with them so after a year they are still doing well. Thank you for asking.

Robert B - 12/09/2017

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I got my trimmer rack today. I mounted it a little different than the video demonstration showed. But I have a different style trailer than the one in the video. I think it's going to work great! I uploaded a picture of the way I mounded it. 190613



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Product is delivered as advertised. Well packaged. No issues. Fitment is spot on! Seems to be tamper proof and made of strong stainless steal. Should hold up just fine in the elements and on the trails. 431855



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Product itself is excellent, but nowhere in the directions does it tell the buyer to heavily grease the bearings and inside the locking cap. The bearings rust if you don't and the lock WILL NOT open. 448924



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Very pleased with this product. It is sleek and small but rigid in construction. Easy on and easy off, not finicky like some of these lockable hitch pins can be. Very happy. Would recommend. 147993



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The products arrived on schedule, in good condition, and most importantly, as advertised. I spent a lot of time reviewing the products (3) I wanted on the website and I got no surprises! Thanks 419796



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Great product for securing the tow bar to your vehicle. I use this to lock my Blue Ox tow bar to the RV. Don't believe anyone can get this thing off without a key. Very well built lock. 193707



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Very happy with this lock. After a year it still works smoothly, easy on/off. Has not needed lubrication yet but now that I'm thinking about it it's time to do some preventative. 464340



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I bought this lock to replace one that I had to "screw or unscrew." This lock fits snugly, locks/unlocks quickly, and looks great! Very glad I made the switch to this lock. 445611



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Just what I was looking for..Very sturdy, Stainless Steel..Gives me peace of mind that my hitch is secure..Was shipped very fast, and etrailer Customer Service was great.. 420596



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This appears to be a high quality lock, and the price was very reasonable. I like the ease of locking it (just push in the lock mechanism), and it fits fine. 282710



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This lock works well but I would recommend removing it in the winter if not in use as road salt tends to make it sticky (a bit of WD-40 fixes this). 250735



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Works great. Easy to use. Have used it on a few trips and it's nice knowing that the trailer is safely and securely locked to my vehicle. 439823



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Works great and not bulky. I bought stainless as I hope it will not rust. If it does not rust I will be thrilled with the product. 136658



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Dodge Ram 2006 2500, very nice, seems very secure and fool proof. Has about 1/8 of extra play it in, so it's not a snug or tight fit. 297812



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This is a great product. Exactly what I was looking for. To be used with my boat trailer during the Spring, Summer and Fall months. 111314



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Can't beat solid stainless steel for longevity and be hard for someone to break this one off, to steal your hitch or cargo rack. 231026



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A good, solid hitch lock. Does the job well. The only way the ball mount will be removed is if I WANT it to be. Recommended. 346676



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This item arrived with that "USED" merchandise appearance. Not too happy considering this was purchased for a new vehicle. 158847



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Very happy with my purchase, its excellent quality and a good price. I would buy again from them , plus shipping was fast. 431670



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Great quality and simple to use. Much easier than the old padlock style I used to use. From now on this is what I'll buy. 107756



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Wow this lock is the best one I've seen. Sturdy construction and perfect fit. And with the price you can't go wrong. 85565



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I works like it should. I bought the product because it was it was stainless steel. I leave it on all year round. 316440



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The Cequent BullDog # 580402 Hitch Lock is Quality Made, Strong, Won't Rust & the BEST looking out there IMHO. 84589



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Very clean look when installed. No clumsy bulky looking ends. Appears high quality. I'm quite satisfied. 419213



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Very well made. As other reviews plastic cap seems to fit loose but it's only there to keep out debris. 445349



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Criminals be gone. Rock-solid security at a great price. 5/5 for service, price, shipping and speed. 95316


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  • The Bulldog Trailer Hitch Lock for 2" Hitches, Part # BD580402, will not affect the gross towing weight capacity of your Class IV hitch receiver. (Typically all hitch pins are rated well in excess of their actual load requirements.) Since this product is constructed of solid stainless steel it is actually stronger than a standard 5/8-inch diameter pin. The inside pin length is 2-1/2 inches making for an easy fit in 2-inch receivers. I have included a link to a product review video for...
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  • Recommended Hitch Mounted Spare Tire Carrier Compatible With Bike Rack
  • There is one spare tire mount made for an application like this. It is the Roadmaster Hitch Mounted Spare Tire Carrier w/ 2" Receiver Opening - 2" Hitches # RM-195225. This will give you a spare tire holder that can swing down for easier removal and will give you a 2 inch receiver for a bike rack. I recommend using a lock like # 4324 to secure your spare and a hitch lock like # BD580402 to secure your accessory. For a bike rack, I recommend the Swagman Dispatch 2 Bike Platform Rack...
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  • Recommended Weight Distribution System For 2014 Ford F-150
  • For your 2014 Ford F-150, you will not need to modify your factory hitch to use a weight distribution system with the travel trailer you mentioned. When looking at weight distribution, you want to consider the loaded weight of your trailer tongue as well as any cargo behind the rear axle of your truck to determine the total tongue weight. You want that total tongue weight to fall as close as possible to the middle of the tongue weight range of your weight distribution sysem. With the...
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  • Can the Roadmaster Hitch Mounted Spare Tire Carrier Tow a Trailer
  • The Roadmaster Hitch Mounted Spare Tire Carrier # RM-195225 referenced in your question is designed for mounting hitch accessories and flat towing. The manufacturer states that this product is not rated for towing a trailer. The spare tire carrier does have a tongue weight of 400 pounds and flat towing capacity of 10,000 pounds, but keep in mind that using the carrier will reduce the tongue weight capacity of your trailer hitch by 33 percent. This is a great option for carrying your...
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  • Is Bulldog Lifelong Trailer Hitch Lock # BD580402 for 2-Inch Hitches Considered Universal
  • The Bulldog Lifelong Trailer Hitch Lock # BD580402 for 2-Inch Hitches is a general-purpose 5/8-inch diameter hitch lock intended for standard 2 x 2-inch trailer hitch receivers. It is not described as a universal-fit item though it will fit the majority of 2-inch receivers with the exception of some factory hitches that have an outside width greater than 2-1/2-inches. Bulldog describes this a Lifelong lock due to its stainless steel construction and reliable ball-bearing lock mechanism. The...
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  • Lincoln Hitch Cover Recommendations
  • We have several pretty nice looking Lincoln hitch covers, if you check out the link I attached you can see them all. Probably the closest ones we have to what you described would be part # AUT-LINC-B for if you have a 2 inch hitch or part # AUT2-LINC-B for if you have a 1-1/4 inch hitch. Sorry to hear about your hitch cover getting stolen. For a locking hitch pin to help prevent that from happening in the future you would want the part # BD580402.
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  • Solution for Freeing Up Bulldog Lifelong Hitch Lock
  • There is some component of the Bulldog Lock part # BD580402 that has seized up. If the lock isn't on a vehicle you would want to let it soak in some gear oil overnight to try and allow it to free itself up. If it's on a vehicle you would have to continue soaking it with lubricant and trying to work it free. Spray on the latch end of the lock as well to see if you can get it to soak in from the back side.
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  • 2-1/2 Inch Span Bulldog Lifelong Hitch Lock Recommendation
  • For a longer version of the hitch lock that comes with the part # BD580404 you would want the part # BD580402 as it has a 2-1/2 inch span. For the matching trigger latch lock as well you would want the part # BD580403.
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  • Can the Bulldog Locking Hitch Pin # BD580402 be Keyed to Match Key # LB011
  • I spoke with my contact at Bulldog and she told me that the Bulldog Trailer Hitch Lock, # BD580402, could not be keyed to match key number LB011. This lock is not available keyed alike. If you would like hitch locks that can be keyed alike and that can be keyed alike in the future, I recommend looking at the Deadbolt Trailer Hitch Receiver Lock, # 40107. This lock also uses a solid stainless steel pin and works with 2 inch Class III and Class IV trailer hitches.
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  • Recommended Ball Mount For 2 Inch Class III Trailer Hitch Receiver
  • I recommend an adjustable ball mount for almost all applications. This will allow you to adjust the ball for various trailer heights and in most cases have a 2 inch and a 2-5/16 inch hitch ball to fit different couplers. One of my favorites is Weigh Safe 2-Ball Mount w/ Built-In Scale - 2" Hitch - 6" Drop, 7" Rise - 10K, # WS6-2, because it is a billet aluminum shank with a stainless steel hitch ball that can change out. The hitch has a locking mechanism for securing the hitch ball and...
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  • Replacement Key Recommendation for a Bulldog Lifelong Trailer Hitch Lock # BD580402
  • Replacement keys are available for the Bulldog Lock part # BD580402 that you have. All you would is # CKEY-FS. Enter the key number in the space provided on that product page and we'll ship you out a replacement key
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  • Does Bulldog Lifelong Trailer Hitch Lock # BD580402 Have Weight Rating
  • The Bulldog Lifelong Trailer Hitch Lock # BD580402 does not have a weight rating. I called my contact at Bulldog and they said the hitch pins are all rated for the highest rated trailer hitches they will fit.
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  • Stainless Steel Trailer Hitch Lock That Can be Keyed Alike
  • I have a trailer hitch lock for you, but the Bulldog Lifelong Trailer Hitch, part # BD580402, that you referenced does not offer that lock to be keyed alike. Deadbolt has a stainless steel option, part # 40107, which fits the same way that the Bulldog hitch lock does. The Deadbolt receiver lock does have the keyed alike option, you can select how many you would like keyed alike when you choose the quantity of how many hitch locks you would like.
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  • Trailer Hitch Receiver Locking Hitch Pin to Fit 3 Inch Receiver on 2017 Ford F-250 Super Duty
  • The Bulldog Lifelong Trailer Hitch Lock # BD580402 is designed for 2 inch trailer hitch receivers so it will not fit on your 2017 Ford F-250 with the 3 inch receiver. For 3 inch receivers we have the Weigh Safe Lock # WS05. It has a 3-1/2 inch span and will fit 2, 2-1/2, and 3 inch receivers.
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  • What is the Bolt Pattern Range for the MaxxTow MaxxHaul Portable Vise Plate # MT80356
  • The slots on the MaxxTow MaxxHaul Portable Vise Plate # MT80356 are symmetrical so they are even all the way around. The closest part of any slot to the next one over is 4 inches which means the smallest bolt pattern it can hold is 4 inches x 4 inches. The largest part of any slot to the next one over is 6 inches, meaning the largest bolt pattern is 6 inches x 6 inches. I have attached a picture to demonstrate these dimensions for you. If your vice is too small, we do carry 3 vices that...
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  • Stainless Steel Hitch Lock Recommendation with a 3-1/2 inch Usable Span
  • The Tow Ready Trailer Hitch Receiver Lock # TR63252 that you referenced is all stainless steel and has a span of 3-1/2 inches so it should work well for you. I attached a review video for this lock for you to check out as well. The # BD580402 that you referenced only has a 2-1/2 inch span.
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