Curt Clamp-On 3 Bike Rack for 2" Ball Mounts - Towing

Curt Clamp-On 3 Bike Rack for 2" Ball Mounts - Towing

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  • Hanging Rack
  • 3 Bikes
  • Towing Rack
  • Curt
  • Fits 2 Inch Hitch
  • Class 3
  • Locks Not Included
  • Frame Mount
The Curt Clamp-On rack lets you simultaneously transport 3 bikes and tow a trailer with your hitch. Convenient, lightweight bike rack clamps around your 2" ball mount quickly and easily, keeping your ball mount free for towing purposes. Call 800-298-8924 to order Curt hitch bike racks part number C18013 or order online at etrailer.com. Free expert support on all Curt products. Guaranteed Lowest Price and Fastest Shipping for Curt Clamp-On 3 Bike Rack for 2" Ball Mounts - Towing. Hitch Bike Racks reviews from real customers.


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Curt Hitch Bike Racks - C18013

The Curt Clamp-On rack lets you simultaneously transport 3 bikes and tow a trailer with your hitch. Convenient, lightweight bike rack clamps around your 2" ball mount quickly and easily, keeping your ball mount free for towing purposes.


Features:

  • Lightweight, ball-mount-mounted rack carries 3 bikes on the back of your vehicle and leaves your ball mount free for towing
    • Slide rack onto shank of 2" ball mount
    • Push down on crossbar of rack to clamp rack over ball mount
  • Sturdy, soft plastic cradles with rubber straps firmly hold your bikes in place
    • Rotate to better fit bikes of various sizes and shapes
    • Slide along arms, allowing you to adjust bike spacing
    • Grooved to accommodate cables and brake lines
    • Won't scratch or scuff your bike's finish
  • Dual arms provide excellent bike support
    • Limit the need for bike adapter bars on women's, children's and full-suspension bicycles
  • Lockable cable accepts a padlock (sold separately) to deter theft of your bikes
    • Coupler lock (sold separately) slides through pin hole in crossbar to deter theft of rack
  • Conveniently folds up for storage
  • Sturdy steel construction with corrosion-resistant black powder coat finish


Specs:

  • Application: 2" x 2" ball mounts
    • Requires 1-1/2" of space on the shank of the ball mount
  • Carrying capacity: 3 bicycles
  • Weight capacity: 135 lbs
  • Weight: 13 lbs
  • 1-Year limited warranty


Approved for use on cars, trucks, vans, SUVs, and motorhomes - not approved for fifth wheels or towable campers

With the Curt Clamp-On bike rack, you won't have to choose between carrying your bikes and towing a trailer. This versatile rack carries up to 3 bikes, weighs just 13 pounds, and folds for easy storage. And because it clamps around the shank of your 2-inch ball mount, you can still tow your trailer.


Sturdy cradles firmly grip your bike's frame and have grooves that accommodate cables and brake lines to help prevent scratches. The cradles rotate to better fit bikes of varying sizes and shapes and slide along the arms so that you can adjust the bike spacing. Rubber straps secure your bikes in place.




18013 Curt Clamp-On 3-Bike Rack



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




Video Transcript for Curt Clamp On 3 Bike Rack for 2 Inch Ball Mounts Review

Today we'll be taking a look at the Curt clamp-on three bike rack for 2-inch ball mounts, part number C18013. The Curt clamp-on bike rack is the perfect solution for carrying up to three bikes while hauling your camper or your trailer. It simply clamps around your existing ball mount, transforming it into a three bike rack. The duel arms are going to provide great support for our three bikes, we've got two reflectors here at the end to make it more visible at night. The cradles themselves are adjustable along the duel arms, they're made of a soft plastic, they have cut-out grooves to accommodate our brake lines and cables, and an adjustable rubber strap secures our bike in place. The whole bike rack itself has 135 pound weight capacity, it's made of a sturdy steel construction with a nice black powder coat finish, so it's going to resist rust and corrosion. Now let me get into some of the features and and go ahead and show you how to get it installed.

Now if you're doing some towing too, so we've got our extended ball mount on here today. First thing we'll do is we'll swing up our arms, then we'll put the pin in place, now we can bring it up and place it on our shank. We want to make sure and leave enough room for out coupler, so we're going to place the bike rack as close to the vehicle as we can. Once we get it on there we're going to open it up, and we'll push down on our lever to snap it in place. As you can see, that secures the base of our rack around the ball mount shank. The next thing we'll do is we'll go ahead and secure our stabilizer straps.

On our truck here, we're going to go on the side of our tailgate, but if you we're on an SUV or a car, you would just secure it to the rear hatch or trunk. Let's put that in place and pull on our strap just like that. We'll repeat that same step on the other side. We're out here at our trailer and it's a good idea to go ahead and connect it, that way you can see how much room you're working with before you load up your bikes. Now we can go ahead and get ready to load up our bikes. We need to make sure that our straps are undone first, now let's come up and over, work my way to the back, then I'll bring my straps over, make sure they get nice and connected, just like that.

Now with two more bikes loaded up, let's go ahead and take it out and see what it looks like in action. Here in our test course, let's first go in to our slalom. This is going to show side-to-side action, such as going around corners or evasive maneuvering. Then on to our alternating speed bumps, this is going to show a twisting action such as going over uneven pavement or potholes. Finally on to our solid speed bumps, this is going to show an up and down action such as pulling in and out of a driveway or out of a parking lot. That's going to complete our look at the Curt clamp-on three bike rack for two-inch ball mounts, part number C18013.


Customer Reviews

Curt Clamp-On 3 Bike Rack for 2" Ball Mounts - Towing - C18013

Average Customer Rating:  4.4 out of 5 stars   (37 Customer Reviews)

The Curt Clamp-On rack lets you simultaneously transport 3 bikes and tow a trailer with your hitch. Convenient, lightweight bike rack clamps around your 2" ball mount quickly and easily, keeping your ball mount free for towing purposes.

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I will be using this on my motorhome. Did need a hitch extender due to a cargo box and the spare tire. 576405



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Smacks your hand when you release the locking mechanism. I thought it broke my knuckle the first time I released it. Do not buy this to use with a camper in tow. The rack sits very low which does not allow clearance for camper Jack or propane bottles. 606453



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I've had the Curt Clamp-On Bike Rack for about a year now and overall I am happy with it. Plus Side . The mechanism that secures the rack to the hitch works well and along with the two stabilizing straps (these attach to my truck's tailgate) makes for a secure platform for hauling bicycles around . I've used it many times to haul 2 bikes without any issues . The rack attaches and detaches to/from my truck very quickly . I can now haul bikes and pull a trailer at the same time . A very good value Minus Side . The 6 rubber cradles that secure the bike to the rack are too small for many large diameter mountain bike style top tubes . Securing the rubber cradle straps to the rectangular nubs can be a bit difficult . One of the cradle straps is beginning to wear out 576731



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A very nice product, but a couple of caveats: the shank of your hitch has to be long enough to clear 1.5 inches beyond the vehicle's bumper; and when pulling the handle to release the clamp, be careful! It takes a fair bit of pressure to squeeze the bar and set the clamp. The moment of release is dramatic. Make sure no part of your body is in the way. Otherwise, a useful and effective device. 526866



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Bike rack arrived in a timely manner and was securely packaged. The rack appears to be sturdily built. Rack requires a lot of downward force to attach it to the hitch bar. Someone taller and stronger might have better luck. Probably good because it attached very securely. The side straps for attachment to the trunk are a good stabilizing feature although their attachment to the rack was not well thought out. The rubber straps for attaching the bikes to the rack are very sturdy and stiff and again difficult to attach but were secure. Loaded 2 women's bikes with cross bar accessory and the rack bars were almost too wide for the accessory application. I removed the bike front wheels and turned the handlebars so they aligned with the bikes so the bikes could be placed closer together. Space for three regular or large frame bikes may be inadequate but ok for 2. The pin that secures the rack in the open position is spring loaded and there is an adjacent hole where an auxillary pin can be inserted for extra security. I will definitely get one and use it. Last but not least, make certain you release the spring loaded pin and lift up on the ring handle while standing to the side of the rack. The rack releases with the same force required to secure it. This rack allows me haul two bikes and a cargo carrier at the same time. 273057



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This bike rack really is the most handy rack I've owned. It is extremely well made. My wife and I travel with a fifth wheel camper. I wanted something that I could use after getting to a campground, to load our bikes and travel to a trail head. And I wanted something I could remove easily after getting there, so someone would not steal it while we were riding. This rack hits the mark. I would recommend it to anyone wanting something handy, compact, and well constructed. 546485



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Extremely fast shipping. Awesome customer service. Products was as described and good quality! Easy to install and very sturdy. Would recommend. 276203



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This is the best product online. I had to do a few adjustments to make room for the clamp on the trailer hitch. The particular ball hitch I had had a reinforcement welded to the ball which I had to have a piece taken off. Once it was filed down the clamp worked like a champ. Now I have a $200 bike rack that I purchased a year ago that is obsolete. The product arrived early and in good shape. I would definitely buy this bike rack and use this company again! 410656


Comments

Thank you for your review. It looks like you have a draw-tite ball mount with a high rise. I cannot tell exactly how many inches of a rise your ball mount has from the provided photo but manufacturers like draw-tite will weld a reinforcement on the underside of ball mounts with a lot of rise. We do not recommend to trim these pieces because it can affect the structural integrity of the ball mount. However, we do have options for ball mounts without the welded reinforcements that will allow the curt bike rack part # C18013 to clamp around them. Draw-tite part # 40332
Draw-Tite Ball Mount for 2" Hitches - 5" Rise, 6" Drop - 10-1/4" Long - 16K
$52.74
provides a 5 inch rise and is rated up to 16k of towing weight. If you need more rise, Anderson ball mount part #A M3511 has a 9 inch rise but only allows for up to 8k in towing weight. Both of these ball mounts will work with this bike rack.

-- Heather A - 01/19/2018

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I bought this due to decent reviews. Shipping was rather quick, within 4 days of ordering. Loading all 3 bikes was very tight with two adult bikes and one child bike, but I made it work. As another person posted, the rack is pretty difficult to push down and secure. It takes a lot of force I don't think my wife could have done it. The first time when I tested installing, when I tried to release the rack, it released hard and hit my knuckles. The second time, the spring loaded pin broke (pictures attached) and, once again, my knuckles got hit. Caution really needs to be taken if you have this product. I am giving two stars for this due to the safety concern and the plastic handle breaking. I will be returning for a refund. 529145



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Works very well and have used on several occasions. I have a pop up tent and it allows me to have the bicycles in between my tailgate and hitch. Make sure ball hitch has enough room for it to clamp on. 431514



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Love the product, just be careful when you remove this since it's under pressure it has a bit of kick when released. We're just thrilled that we can now haul our bikes with the camper. 457544



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I'm very pleased with this product. I reserved ithe product faster than I though I would. It will work great when I'm pulling my pop up camper and I will be able to take my bikes with me. 411810



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We installed the rack and it will solve our bike transportation! Our good bikes travel inside the SUV, these bikes, are our "running around" heavy cruisers. 473903



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Strong build, very easy to put together, and disassemble for storage. The only downside is the metal loop is too short, so I use a strap to pull it up in order to not injure my hands. So far I drive 400 miles and the bike didn't even move. 436410



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Rack fits tightly on hitch with more than enough strap length to reach the sides of the rear door on a 09 Yukon. The rubber cradles grip the bikes well. The unit doesn't move or shake. I will have to remove the front tires from the bikes to give enough clearance for the trailer to connect to the hitch but otherwise I believe it will work perfectly for a vacation trip towing the boat. 268267



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The product is just as advertised. And was delivered when promised. 661594



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The product is great. Never thought it would work as well as it did and very easy to install and remove. I am very pleased with the durability and strength of the bracket. The price was great also. Highly recommend to anyone. 655067



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Just want to say that this is my first bike rack and wasn't looking to spend a lot. I also wanted the hitch ball free so I can pull a trailer if I wanted to. Rack is a bit tight for 3 bikes but once you do it a few times you figure out the best way to get them on and it's pretty quick afterwards. Took it on my longest trip this weekend, a 5 hour drive and no issues. Pretty steady and got the job done. Thought the price was great. Storage is also great, I actually keep it in the trunk at all times. 610134



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Great service! This add on bike rack unit can be a finger pinch but works real well. 596325



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Product came super fast. It was as described. Have not put bikes on yet, but seems sturdy enough. I got this product for its ease of putting on and off hitch 587726



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Bike rack worked perfectly!! Used with camper, hitch extension and extended trailer lights and chains. Able to remove at campsite to gain full access to tailgate and rear of truck yet simple and quick to reinstall. Highly recommend this product! 578842



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Good product. The tension on the unit is pretty great so be careful whenvreleasing. It can be a knuckle masher. 562713



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As expected. Nice quality, quick delivery. That's why I use you where I can. 543333



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Good Quality product. Received on date stated. Great price All works great! Thanks etrailer Corp 541227



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Working great a year later easy on and off very secure while driving 517897



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I love this bike rack!! So easy to use and very sturdy. Great Buy..... 517587


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Awesome!! Just used it the other day.

Michael D - 06/05/2019

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Very good product 508255



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Tough to mount ladies bikes. Severely dented my truck's tailgate. No longer using. 503435



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It shipped to my house ahead of schedule, which was very nice, and had an easy setup and seems quite sturdy. I'm pretty happy so far. 450946



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Just what we needed. Perfect for pickup tow vehicle. Holds bikes low out of the wind with little movement. Bed still accessible. No interference with trailer tongue. Easy to install. 448748



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The main reason that I purchased the C18013 bike carrier was that I had just also purchased the trailer hitch to mount it to. I was pleased with the quality and heavy gauge of the steel. It is very easy to mount the unit to the hitch bar. The clamp has a built in lock pin to insure it does not come loose. Be sure to use the trunk or hatch back straps to keep it from rocking left to right. The only concern is the shipping box they use. Since the bike carrier is heavy gauge, it caused the box to split open a little. No real problem, since everything was still there. I'm very satisfied with the purchase. 441678



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The only thing I do not like is when you use the handle to take it off. It springs and hits your hand ever single time. Other then that it is nice. 429064



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Arrived very quickly. Easy to install and use. 426132



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A superb product. Fits well behind my avalanche and between 21ft Bantam hybrid trailer. So easy to install. Ordered Tuesday and delivered by Friday. Great service. 425402



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Awesome bike rack and the delivery was upgraded to 3-day for free! 409696



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Great value and does what it says 395881



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The shipping was fast! Easy to set up. Looks very sturdy. I have not tried it but from the looks of it, it is better than the I bought from a discounted store. When I go camping in a few weeks, I will give the full review. 335852


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  • Can Women's Bikes Be Carried on the Curt Clamp-On 3 Bike Rack # C18013
  • To carry a women's bike on the Curt Clamp-On 3 Bike Rack # C18013 is pretty easy actually. All you need is the adapter part # UB01. This adapter attaches to the seat post and the steering stem to provide you with a horizontal attachment point for the bike racks to attach to. I attached a review video for this for you to check out as well.
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  • Bike Rack Compatibility with Curt Cargo Carrier Installed on 2 Inch Trailer Hitch Receiver
  • The Draw-Tite Trailer Hitch Receiver # 75876 has a measurement of 4-3/4 inches from the center of the hitch pin hole to the outer edge of the bumper. The Curt Cargo Carrier # C18153 has a distance of 19 inches from the center of the hitch pin hole to the closest edge of the carrier when folded down. The Curt Clamp-On 3 Bike Rack for 2" Ball Mounts - Towing # C18013 will fit on that shank but won't allow for enough clearance for the bike(s) to hover over the carrier. The straps are...
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  • Bike Rack Recommendation to Attach to Ball Mount for Carrying Mountain Bike
  • When carrying bikes with the Curt Clamp-On 3 Bike Rack # C18013 that you referenced you do end up carrying the closest bike pretty close to the rear tailgate. If you check out the picture I attached you'll see a similar bike with wider bars actually that actually goes over the top of the tailgate. If you have wide bars you'd most likely end up with tailgate interference of having the bars go over the top of the tailgate. The Swagman XCS part # S64664 might be the better towing bike rack...
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  • Can Girl Bikes be Carried on Curt Towing Bike Rack # C18013
  • What you'd need to carry your girl bikes with the Curt Towing Bike Rack part # C18013 is a bike frame adapter bar part # UB01. This adapter attaches to the bikes at the steering stem and seat post to give you a horizontal attachment point for the bike rack to attach to. This is a common problem that you have and this is the best solution for it. I attached a review video for the adapter for you to check out as well.
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  • Towing a Trailer and Carrying Bikes at the Same Time with a 2014 Honda Odyssey
  • The Thule T2 # TH9044 will work in the receiver portion of multipurpose ball mount # D210. The issue is that you will likely have reduced turning clearance when towing the trailer and the bikes and/or rack could make contact with the trailer if you were to turn tightly enough. The height of the ball mount is another potential issue. The D210 has a 2-1/4 inch drop. To determine if this will be a factor there are some measurements you can take. First measure from the ground to the top...
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  • Recommended Trailer Hitch And Bike Carrier For 2008 Lexus IS 250
  • The only trailer hitch we offer for your 2008 Lexus IS 250 is a Class l trailer hitch, part # C11372. This hitch has a 1-1/4 inch receiver opening. The bike carrier you referenced, Curt Clamp-On 3 Bike Rack for 2" Ball Mounts, part # C18013, is not compatible with 1-1/4 inch receivers. You want to make sure you do not exceed the towing capacity for your Lexus. From my research, the owner's manual states they do not recommend towing with your vehicle. If all you wish to use the...
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  • Will Curt Clamp-On 3 Bike Rack for 2" Ball Mounts # C18103 Work with a Motorcycle Carrier
  • The Curt Clamp-On 3 Bike Rack for 2" Ball Mounts # C18013 is compatible with standard 2 inch ball mounts like part # 80232. The 0.30 inch difference that you measured is not significant enough to affect the installation of this bike rack so it should fit just fine. With that being said, you will need to make sure that you stay under the Tongue Weight (TW) capacity of your 2017 Honda CR-V. Although the Draw-Tite Trailer Hitch # 36597 that you purchased has a Gross Trailer Weight (GTW)...
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  • Options for Hauling Both Bikes and Cargo in a Hitch Mounted Carrier
  • If you are looking to carry both bikes and carrier in a hitch mounted carrier, your best bet would be to go with something like our Hollywood Racks Sport Rider SE2 Platform 2 Bike Rack with Cargo Carrier, # HR1450Z-85. The Curt Clamp-On, # C18013, is a ball-mount-mounted rack that you mentioned will both provide the same amount of rise. From the bike cradle to the top of the receiver clamp measures 27 inches (I included a picture for you) so unless you just plan on carrying very small...
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  • Carrying Bikes While Towing a Trailer with Propane Tanks Mounted on the Front
  • This is the age old question since the dawn of towing bike racks. The only way to figure it out is to try it. It will likely reduce the turning radius of the trailer. And depending on where the tanks are, they could be the likely point of contact. You could avoid all of that by using the super sweet Bike Bunk Trailer mount bike carrier # CC-275. This carrier and a 2 inch receiver for a bike rack and the distance from top of A-frame trailer to top of cross tube is 33-1/2 inches. It...
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  • How to Carry 2 Bikes on a 2016 Kia Sorento While Hauling a Trailer
  • The Yakima HangOut 2 Bike Rack part # Y02637 is indeed a confirmed fit for your 2016 Kia Sorento. Unfortunately, none of our trunk mounted bike racks including the HangOut can be left installed as the rear hatch/trunk is opened because the chance for interference is just too high. In regards to using the bike rack with a travel trailer, there is room for adjustment when installing this rack in that the actual rack could be placed further up on the vehicle but there would be no real way...
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  • Will Curt Clamp-On 3 Bike Rack Fit on Curt Weight Distribution Shank
  • I attached a picture that shows the shank of the # C17500 installed in a trailer hitch. There's plenty of clearance between the gussets of the shank and the hitch opening to install the Curt Clamp-On 3 Bike Rack # C18013 that you referenced as it only requires 1-1/2 inches.
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  • Recommendation for Locking Curt Clamp On Bike Rack # C18013 to Hitch
  • I would recommend using a cable lock like the part # CAB-10 to lock the bikes and rack when using the Curt Clamp On Bike Rack part # C18013. You'd route the cable through the safety chain loops of the hitch on your vehicle and then through the center of the rack and the center of the bike frames.
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  • Towing a pop Up Camper and Carrying 2 Bikes at the Same Time
  • With 2 bikes in between the truck and the trailer the turning radius will not be reduced all that much but every situation is different so the only way to know for sure is to try it. Another option, instead of using the multipurpose ball mount # D210, is to use the Bike Bunk, # CC-275, which mounts on A-Frame trailers and can hold a bike rack. The bike rack will have to be rated for use on a trailer though. For that I recommend the BikeWing, # B01311. I have linked videos on the Bike...
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  • How Far do Arms of Curt and Swagman Towing Bike Racks Extend?
  • The Curt bike rack you referenced is for use with a 2" ball mount and not for a hitch extender; additionally, the hitch extender would reduce the tongue weight capacity of your hitch by 50 percent. Do you not have the required 1-1/2" of space on your ball mount's shank to use the Curt bike rack? If you let me know the issue and what you are trying to do I may be able to help you find a solution.
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  • Can Curt Clamp-On Bike Rack be Used on an RV Towing a Vehicle
  • Curt Clamp-On 3 Bike Rack # C18013 is not rated for use at the back of an RV so I do not recommend using it. If you have 3 inches or more free space on the shank you can use Swagman bike rack # S64664. I have included a link to a video review of this bike rack for you. The other option is to use a dual receiver such as # RM-077-2 and then use an RV-approved rack, see link.
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  • Sudden Release of Towing Curt Bike Rack # C18013 When Removing Tip
  • The release for the Curt Bike Rack # C18013 does come off pretty quickly. There really isn't a way to slow that down as it's designed to hold tightly and when all of the pressure releases it can seem sudden. If you firmly hold the rack with one had while releasing it that will help prevent it from jumping off. Also do not leave any bikes on the rack as you remove it.
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  • Can the Thule Roadway # TH912XTR be Used on a 5th Wheel Trailer
  • As much as I would love to help you find out a way to use the Thule Roadway # TH912XTR for your application, it has not been tested and approved for use at the rear of a 5th wheel trailer. Since the trailer hitch on a 5th wheel (or even a travel trailer) sits further back from the rear axle than it does on a vehicle, there is a lot more stress which some bike racks cannot handle. The Roadway is one of them. The best solution for your application is to go with the Curt Clamp-On 3 Bike...
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  • Does the Curt Clamp-On 2 Bike Rack Need Additional Stabilizing Straps
  • The Curt Clamp-On 3 Bike Rack, part # C18013 does not require any additional straps for stabilization while carrying bikes. If you would like additional immobilization, or would like to prevent any shifting you could add the Roadmaster Quiet Hitch for a 2 inch hitch # RM-061 for additional support at the hitch. When you are using this bike rack and towing a trailer please remember that the weight of the trailer hitch, this bike rack, which is 13 pounds, and the weight of the bikes...
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  • Can Curt Clamp-On 3 Bike Rack for 2" Ball Mounts - Towing C18013 be Used w/Weight Distribution Shank
  • Curt Clamp-On 3 Bike Rack for 2" Ball Mounts - Towing Item # C18013 can be used on a weight distribution shank as long as there is enough free space between the face of the hitch receiver and any support gusset or other part of an assembly on the weight distribution shank. The rack needs 1-1/2" of space or more on the shank to fit.
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  • How do I use a Bike Rack and Pull a Trailer at the same time
  • We carry a very handy 2 inch ball mount for this exact application. The part is # D210. The ball mount slides and pins into your hitch and the top receiver will accept 2 inch bike racks and hold them above the ball. The Ball Mount has a 500 lb tongue weight capacity, which means that the bike rack and the bikes on it as well as the trailer tongue weight cannot weigh more than 500 lbs or the tongue weight capacity of the hitch, whichever is lower. We also have a bike rack that clamps...
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