BOLT Trailer Hitch Receiver Lock for 2" and 2-1/2" Hitches - Codes to Ford Side-Cut Key

BOLT Trailer Hitch Receiver Lock for 2" and 2-1/2" Hitches - Codes to Ford Side-Cut Key

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  • Fits 2 Inch Hitch
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  • Vehicle Specific Pin Lock
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  • Keyed Alike
  • Stainless Steel
  • Codes to Ford Key
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This 5/8" diameter receiver lock codes to your vehicle's ignition key. Made of automotive-grade materials and nearly impossible to pick or bump, this corrosion-resistant lock helps keep your ball mount safe and secure. Call 800-298-8924 to order Bolt hitch locks part number BL7023585 or order online at etrailer.com. Free expert support on all Bolt products. Guaranteed Lowest Price and Fastest Shipping for BOLT Trailer Hitch Receiver Lock for 2" and 2-1/2" Hitches - Codes to Ford Side-Cut Key. Hitch Locks reviews from real customers.


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Bolt Hitch Locks - BL7023585

This 5/8" diameter receiver lock codes to your vehicle's ignition key. Made of automotive-grade materials and nearly impossible to pick or bump, this corrosion-resistant lock helps keep your ball mount safe and secure.


Features:

  • Hitch lock is used in place of a standard pin and clip to prevent theft of your ball mount or hitch-mounted accessories
  • Lock uses your vehicle's ignition key - you'll always have the right key with you
    • Insert your ignition key into the BOLT cylinder
    • Turn the key once
    • Lock is permanently coded to your key
  • 6-Plate tumbler sidebar prevents picking or bumping
  • Automotive-quality lock is durable and weatherproof
    • Cast zinc cylinder offers superior corrosion resistance
    • Stainless steel lock shutter keeps out dirt and moisture
    • Durable, easy-to-grip hard rubber casing protects lock
    • Attached hard rubber dust cover protects lock face
  • Lock cylinder attaches to shaft with double ball bearing locking mechanism
    • Locks automatically when key is removed
  • Stainless steel pin shaft is rustproof


Specs:

  • Application: 2", 2-1/2" (Class III, IV, and V), and 3" trailer hitch receivers
  • Pin diameter: 5/8"
  • Limited lifetime warranty


Note: BOLT locks permanently code to only 1 vehicle. They cannot be re-coded or re-keyed.


BOLT Locks for Convenience and Security

Are you tired of carrying a bulky ring of keys - for your hitch lock and coupler lock, your pickup cover or trailer door, and all the various padlocks securing your equipment? Tired of fumbling for the right key or having to replace a lost key?


BOLT (Breakthrough One-key Lock Technology) has solved that problem by designing a line of locks that can operate with a key you already have handy - your vehicle ignition key.


When you insert your own key into the cylinder, spring-loaded plate tumblers move up and down until they are matched exactly to that key. The first time the key is rotated, the cylinder is uniquely coded to that key. When the key is removed, the cylinder moves into the locked position. When the key is turned again, it will rotate to the unlocked position.


Compatibility

Ford side cut keys compatible with BOLT locks

If your Ford side-cut key looks like one of the keys above, it is compatible with BOLT locks.


BOLT Ford Side Cut Key

See table to determine vehicle year, make, and model compatibility.


BOLT for Commercial Applications

BOLT is particularly useful in commercial applications. Imagine being able to send a crew without having to sign out multiple keys for a work truck, trailer, hitch pins, and equipment locks. With BOLT, the vehicle key becomes a master key. It opens all those locks and you no longer have the hassle of getting to a work site only to find that you've brought the wrong keys.



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Video of BOLT Trailer Hitch Receiver Lock for 2" and 2-1/2" Hitches - Codes to Ford Side-Cut Key


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




Video Transcript for BOLT Trailer Hitch Receiver Lock Review

Today we're going to be taking a look at the BOLT Locks Receiver Hitch Pin Locks. These are designed to replace your standard hitch pin and clip and could be keyed right to your vehicle's ignition key. They're available in 2 styles. We've got an inch and a quarter here, it's going to be for your class 1 and class 2, and we've got our 2 or 2-1/2 inch pin here, which will work great for the class 3, 4, or 5. They use an automotive quality lock, uses a 6-plate tumbler to help prevent any picking, it's got a stainless steel shutter. If you can see there on the front.

That's going to keep dirt out of the cast zinc cylinder to give us a superior corrosion protection. The outside uses a hard rubber, easy grip casing that's going to protect the lock. It attaches to the pin using a double ball bearing system. The pin itself is stainless steel and rustproof. When the key is removed, it is going to lock automatically. They make it right here in the United States and they offer a limited lifetime warranty.

Now, it couldn't be easier to get our lock setup. When you get it, there's going to be a sticker over that and a small, black, you could see here, small, black rubber cover. Once you've got that pulled off, we'll just slide our key in, turn it, turn it back, and that's all it takes. Our lock is now coated to our ignition key. We're ready to use our bolt hitch pin lock. We'll just remove our standard hitch pin and clip.

With that out of the way, we'll take our pin, we'll slide that through, and simply press the lock on the other end. As you can see there, we're nice and secure. We're not going to have to worry about anybody removing our ball mount and taking our trailer. Now, when the job's done, we're going to remove the black cover that's there on the end, place our key in there if I can see it. There we go, now with the key in, we'll just turn in and pull to remove it. Very easy system and setup so we can run our entire vehicle and cargo management systems all in our vehicle's ignition key.

That will complete today's look at the BOLT Series of Locking Hitch Pins. .


Customer Reviews

BOLT Trailer Hitch Receiver Lock for 2" and 2-1/2" Hitches - Codes to Ford Side-Cut Key - BL7023585

Average Customer Rating:  4.9 out of 5 stars   (31 Customer Reviews)

This 5/8" diameter receiver lock codes to your vehicle's ignition key. Made of automotive-grade materials and nearly impossible to pick or bump, this corrosion-resistant lock helps keep your ball mount safe and secure.

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I am extremely well satisfied with every aspect (product, price, quality, and delivery) of my order from etrailer.com. I would highly recommend them to a friend and would not hesitate to order from them again. The towing mirrors fit like a glove and the Bolt locks are extremely well built and open with my truck key. Awesome! 311472



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I received the product as advertised and checked the setting and function of the key. Setting the key combination worked very easily and it makes a good secure lock to the hitch pin. I have not tried it yet on my vehicle but I don't perceive a problem. The case looks like it has a good sealing case to protect the inner working from moisture. So far I am pleased with the product. 472328



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So far, excellent. They keyed as indicated. I ordered 2; one for their fifth wheel lock and one for a rear tow hitch on an F250. They both fit as expected. I got them to manage keys and the truck key feature has met my expectations. I will circle back after more use to see how the locks hold up. I tried one on my companion hitch to see if it would fit. It does not. 590346



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Great product, keyed the first turn, fast delivery! Thanks Chris 435430



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all good. works as advertised. 663977



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Works wonderfully, highly recommend 657263



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I have a 2019 F350 with 3" receiver, the lock fits perfect. And it worked perfect with the Ford truck key. 623221



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Super!!!!! Was the correct lock for my truck shipped and delivered in a timely fashion. Worked just like advertised eliminated the use of other keys 621889



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This receiver lock is just what the doctor ordered. Fits perfectly on my 2019 Ford F350. It's super easy to set up with your ignition key, just insert and turn until it stops: DONE! Sturdy and secure! I bought an expensive adjustable ball mount, but I know it's safe with this receiver lock. Thanks etrailer for stocking great products, with lots of information, and lightning fast shipping. 612177



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Second time purchase for me. Love it. Best price on line. Super fast delivery. No hassle. I highly recommend etrailer 606991



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Great product. Works as advertised. Put my car key in, turned it and the lock was keyed and good to go. Couldn't be simpler. Quality materials. Very happy with purchase. 601476



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I really like this hitch lock, it is so easy to use and I don’t have to carry extra keys when I want to install or remove my hitch!!!! Money well spent!!!! Also Paula was great help, helping me over the phone making sure I got what I was looking for!!! Thanks, Art 591668



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very good product 589257



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Finally a lock that uses factory key and you don’t have to worry about lost key for your hitch. 554028



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Great product and you don't have to bnb keep up with an extra key! Product arrived ahead of scheduled time 548384



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Purchased for my 3 inch receiver, and it fit perfectly. Easily keyed to my F-350. I recommend this locking pin. 544157



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Great idea, I wish I would have thought of this. 521998



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These locks are awesome. Make all your locks your ignition key 503542



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Worked awesome with my 3” B&W 7” Drop Hitch. Even being that big it still works like it should! And of course etrailer Corporation for keeping me in the loop. Awesome service and product quality! 496570



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This item was purchased to replace other locking pins that rusted and bent in the receiver. I have a three inch receiver with a two and a half inch reducer. This lock feels heavier and more solid than others I’ve tried, so I’m hoping it proves more durable. So far it is performing quite well. I really like having it keyed to my ignition. I am looking forward to switching a couple more locks on my truck over to this system. 492021



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Great so easy to set key. Should make heavier one fore heavier trailers, but I am good 476404



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As advertised. Great service 463604



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The only reason not to give 5 stars is that the head is a bit bulky, but not so big that it cannot work. Just trying to give the manufacturer incentive to design a smaller locking head. The other problem is my new truck has push-button start and the key is inside the fob where it's a bit of work to get out. That makes this lock less attractive. But that's an issue with me and the new truck, not the lock. The lock works great and it is very nice not to have another key on the ring just for the hitch lock. On the old truck and my Jeep, I used these all the time. If you have an actual key for your truck then this is the cat's meow. 459891



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Good product 452354



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Kevin, I got the hitch lock and have adapted it to my vehicle key. It works great. Again I appreciate your time, patience, and efforts to ensure that I purchased the right part. Thanks again. 447054



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2nd one owned, great product and protects your trailer from theft 434672



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Looks and feels strong. Quality rubber on lock end and the lock works great with my key. I did add a piece of rubber hose on the non lock end to prevent rattle while on the road and make the whole thing look more complete. I recommend this hitch lock. 410091


Comments

Still works. Just wish the red rubber part did not fade over time. But it works fine and that is what matters most.

Brad D - 07/24/2018

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Super easy to key! Worth the cost to eliminate extra keys to keep track of, I always have my truck key. 325701



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Owned for about a year, used whenever I have to tow something, ease of use is great - never have to carry another key. Due to similar designed locks getting stuck rusted on, I only use this type when I am towing to avoid cutting it off. 297157



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I really and pleased with this lock. It couldn't be easier to key. I'm not worried about having my $300 weigh safe hitch disappear now. The lock portion is quite large and is in the area where the safety chain hook connects to my hitch. It could be an issues with large hooks. Overall, I am happy with this lock. 241098


Comments

Have had no issues with this lock. Love not having to add an additional key on the keychain for a hitch lock!

Alan S - 03/27/2017

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These things are great. I put a pair on the hitch on my F150 and they work like a charm. The hitch stays in place and I have no extra key to carry around. 231860


Comments

Nothing has changed after a year. They are still working great and I would highly recommend them to anyone.

Dave W - 11/11/2016

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  • Which Bolt Hitch Lock Keys to 2019 Ford F-350 Key
  • The key of your 2019 Ford F-350 should look like the keys in the attached picture which is what the Bolt lock part # BL7023585 is designed to fit. This would be the Bolt lock hitch lock you'd need which will key to your truck's key.
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  • Recommended B&W Tow & Stow 3-Ball Mount for Ford F-250 Trucks
  • For your standard height trucks and trailers, the B&W Tow & Stow 3-Ball Mount - 2" Hitch - 5" Drop, 5-1/2" Rise - 10K - Black # BWTS10048B will work very well for both of your trucks. This will not only work well with all 5 of your trailers but will also give you great ground clearance. If you had a lift on your truck, then I'd recommend the 7 inch drop # BWTS10049B, but it won't be needed on a non-lifted truck and will give you less ground clearance. The 2 inch shank on the # BWTS10048B...
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  • Recommended 3-Ball Tow and Stow Compatible with Custom Bumper
  • We do have the B&W Tow & Stow 3-Ball Mount - 2" Hitch - 5" Drop, 5.5" Rise - 10K - Browning # BWTS10048BB which has a pin hole farthest from mounting block dimension of 5-5/8 inches. Another option with the same depth measurement is the # BWTS10047BB which has a 3 inch drop. These are the only B&W hitches that have the 3-Ball option that will fit your bumper. I recommend the hitch lock # BWTS51234 to secure your investment.
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  • Trailer Hitch Lock that Fits a 3 Inch Trailer Hitch Receiver
  • The pin length on BOLT lock # BL7023585 won't be long enough for a 3 inch trailer hitch. Right now they do not make one that will be long enough but who knows what the future holds. If the 3 inch hitches take off in popularity then we might see some accessories like BOLT locks made for them.
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  • What is Usable Span of BOLT Hitch Pin Lock for 2-1/2 inch Hitch
  • The usable span of the Bolt Hitch Lock part # BL7023585 that you referenced is a little over 3-1/2 inches. If you check out the picture I attached you'll see all of the dimensions of the lock. This lock is intended for use with 2-1/2 inch hitches like you have so it should work well for you.
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  • BOLT Trailer Hitch Receiver Lock Compatible with 2019 Ford F-250
  • The 2019 Ford F-250 key is the same as the 2018 models in terms of style, so the BOLT Trailer Hitch Receiver Lock for 2" and 2-1/2" Hitches - Codes to Ford Side-Cut Key # BL7023585 will be compatible.
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  • Does the BOLT Trailer Hitch Receiver Lock Part # BL7023585 Have a Weight Capacity
  • The BOLT Trailer Hitch Receiver Lock part # BL7023585 is rated for use on Class III, IV, and V trailer hitch receivers. There is not a specific weight capacity listed for this hitch lock but I can assure you that it will be more than capable for your truck/trailer. Trailer hitch pins are almost never given a weight capacity, just the Class rating.
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  • BOLT Trailer Hitch Receiver Lock for 2019 Toyota Tacoma
  • While there may be a BOLT Trailer Hitch Receiver Lock that works for your 2019 Toyota Tacoma, the BOLT # BL7023585 is only a fit for Fords. Instead, the BOLT Trailer Hitch Receiver Lock for 2" and 2-1/2" Hitches - Codes to Toyota Key # BL7023584 would potentially be what you need. It is a fit for SR/SR5 models and yours key would need to look like one of the keys in the accompanying photo.
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