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WeatherTech BumpStepXL Hitch-Mounted Bumper Protector and Step for 2" Hitch - 300 lbs

WeatherTech BumpStepXL Hitch-Mounted Bumper Protector and Step for 2" Hitch - 300 lbs

Item # WT81BS1XL
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Simply guard against bumps, dents, and scratches to your vehicle's bumper or safely stand on this rugged step to load a roof rack. Slides into your 2" trailer hitch receiver. 1-636-306-4830 to order WeatherTech hitch step part number WT81BS1XL or order online at etrailer.com. Free expert support on all WeatherTech products. Great prices and Fastest Shipping for WeatherTech BumpStepXL Hitch-Mounted Bumper Protector and Step for 2" Hitch - 300 lbs. Hitch Step reviews from real customers.
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WeatherTech Hitch Step - WT81BS1XL

  • Fixed Step
  • 2 Inch Hitch
  • Standard Step
  • 24 Inch
  • Plastic
  • WeatherTech
  • 300 lbs

Simply guard against bumps, dents, and scratches to your vehicle's bumper or safely stand on this rugged step to load a roof rack. Slides into your 2" trailer hitch receiver.


Features:

  • Sturdy step gives you quick, easy access to the rear of your truck or SUV
    • Makes it easy to climb into and out of your truck bed or to reach your SUV's roof rack
    • Provides sure footing with large, anti-slip surface
  • Acts as a bumper guard - helps protect against bumps and scratches
  • Composite resin stands up to the sun's harsh rays for a long life
  • Matte black finish delivers a rugged look
  • Simple installation - step slides into your 2" hitch receiver
  • Includes installation instructions and required hardware
  • Made in the USA


Specs:

  • Application: 2" x 2" trailer hitch receivers
  • Weight capacity: 300 lbs
  • Dimensions: 24" long x 3-1/2" tall
  • Limited lifetime warranty


81BS1XL WeatherTech BumpStepXL Hitch-Mounted Bumper Protector and Step for 2" Hitch - 300 lbs





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WeatherTech BumpStepXL Hitch-Mounted Bumper Protector and Step for 2" Hitch - 300 lbs - WT81BS1XL

Average Customer Rating:  4.6 out of 5 stars   (54 Customer Reviews)

Simply guard against bumps, dents, and scratches to your vehicle's bumper or safely stand on this rugged step to load a roof rack. Slides into your 2" trailer hitch receiver.

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Great step and I was super impressed by the strength it has. I was rear-ended by a big F350 truck and this step went right through the F350's bumper and grill and cracked the engine block, and the step stool looks new hahaha.




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The one I purchase is to long and restricts my rear camera when self parking is involved. I should have gotten the shorter bump step.




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My wife wanted something that would help her step into our Travato motorhome via the back door. It's built on a RAM Promaster and entering through the back doors requires a pretty good step up to get in.

When I saw the BumpStep, it looked like it would make getting in easier, so I figured I'd give it a try.

It arrived this morning, took about five minutes to install using the included hardware and it works even better than expected.

The only thing you need to install is a 15/16" socket. The step is super sturdy and makes it so much easier to step in and out of the van through the back doors.

Would highly recommend.


Comments
Great - very sturdy, still like new after a year in the weather
Bill M - 02/23/2020


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Just installed looks nice took less than 5 minutes will let you know how it works out ty




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Very easy install but wish there was option available through etrailer for the security bolt.. bolt makes world of difference so there is no rattle.




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I bought one last April and it came with an Allen bolt and wrench. This combo makes it difficult to steal it. The one I just received has a standard bolt which is easily removed with an adjustable wrench. I am not happy with this arrangement.


Comments
I do not have an option of offereing a lock on this step however we do carry a hitch step that is lockable. It would part # GY79VR
Gen-Y Serrated Hitch Mounted Step for 2" Hitches - 400 lbs
$111.99
which is lockable with an anti-rattle lock part # GY39FR
Gen-Y Iron Grip Anti-Rattle Hitch Pin for 2" Hitch Receivers - 5/8" Diameter
$38.99
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-- Etrailer Expert Jenny N - 01/26/2022


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This is safe and awesome. If you would like, I can do a commercial expressing my satisfaction.




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Fantastic ! Definitely of the highest quality.




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I was surprised to find out the receiver insert section was made of plastic, the functionality of and quality of BumpStep is nice but not sure how it would hold up as a bumper protector.




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quick shipping, new product with all parts. thanks!




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Super fast shipping




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Used primarily for protection from minor front end collision. Nothing to report as yet. We also have our truck protected with WeatherTech floor mats.




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It installed very easy and looks great on my truck




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IT IS WELL BUILT AND LOOKS GOOD. BUT I STILL RETURNED IT BECAUSE IT GOES ON A NEW 2019 JEEP GRAND CHEROKEE WHICH CAME EITH A 7000 lb hitch. . I DID NOT BOLT IT ON BUT BECAUSE OF ITS HEIGHT, IT WOULD BE IMPOSSIBLE FOR MY WIFE TO STAND ON IT. ME ALSO, TO HIGH
ALSO QUICKLY LEARNED THAT THERE ARE ZERO HAND HOLDS AT THE REAR OF THE JEEP. ONLY THING IS A WIPER BLADE. NOT A GOOD IDEA TO GRAB THAT.
It appears to be super strong etc.




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Looks good and built well.


Comments
It has been a blessing for getting in and out of my truck!
Curtis - 11/14/2021


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A Christmas Gift that came in the original packaging with the picture and name of the item...the UPS man handed to my husband...Fail on the Christmas gift!




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Fits perfectly since it has multiple mounting holes. Non skid coating seems to work very well, even when wet. It comes with a bolt in case you don't want to use your own pin. I leave mine installed, so I didn't used the supplied bolt, but rather my old locking pin.




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This is a great way to utilize a hitch receiver when you're not towing or using it for something else. Makes it super easy and comfortable to get in and out of my Sprinter van.




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Good quality. Fits perfect.




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This will solve the problem of having no rear bumper on my diesel pusher in case of a rear hit that would take out my radiator.




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We have not used product as of this time (weather). The original transaction was efficient and straightforward. Information was precisely what I needed, and was delivered before promised date. Product is to assist owner to reach roof, for removing snow &ice, and protecting rear of vehicle.




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Great product. Fit perfectly on our Sprinter 3500. Gives a nice step up to rear doors.




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Step has held up well through what we put it through. No chips , cracks.
only thing is it has alot of flex when stepping on it toward to the ends of step.




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One worked so well for us we bought another for our other car. Strong and also flexible if bumped



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