Blue Ox Avail Tow Bar - Motorhome Mount - 10,000 lbs

Blue Ox Avail Tow Bar - Motorhome Mount - 10,000 lbs

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Safely tow your vehicle around tight corners and bends with the Avail tow bar. Self-aligning arms telescope to automatically center and lock in place. An improved turning radius offers better maneuverability for a safer, smoother ride. Lowest Prices for the best tow bars from Blue Ox. Blue Ox Avail Tow Bar - Motorhome Mount - 10,000 lbs part number BX7420 can be ordered online at etrailer.com or call 800-298-8924 for expert service.
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Blue Ox Tow Bars - BX7420

  • Hitch Mount Style
  • Telescoping
  • Blue Ox
  • Blue Ox
  • 10000 lbs
  • Stores on RV
  • Non-Binding
  • Steel

Safely tow your vehicle around tight corners and bends with the Avail tow bar. Self-aligning arms telescope to automatically center and lock in place. An improved turning radius offers better maneuverability for a safer, smoother ride.


Features:

  • Tow bar lets you tow your vehicle safely and securely behind your motorhome
    • Slides into trailer hitch receiver on RV - no ball mount necessary
  • Longer arms improve turning range to easily maneuver your rig
    • Move around gas pumps and other obstacles with ease
    • Take corners without worrying about your towed vehicle contacting your RV
  • Non-binding latches with low-profile handles make it easy to unhook tow bar from multiple angles
  • Self-aligning design - hook up to base plates on towed vehicle and drive RV forward
    • Arms extend into rigid, tow-ready position and automatically lock in place
  • Triple-lug connection - sturdy brackets on the end of each tow bar arm provide reinforced connection to base plates
    • Each arm attaches and detaches from base plate with 2 easy-to-access pins
  • Simple, secure storage alongside motorhome
  • Heavy-duty steel resists corrosion
  • Sleek metallic paint
  • Rubber boots protect telescoping arms from dirt and grime
  • Safety cables are included
  • Made in the USA


Specs:

  • Capacity: 10,000 lbs
  • Application: 2" x 2" trailer hitch receivers
  • Compatibility: fits Blue Ox base plates that have an arm span of 38" or less on center
    • Can be adapted for use with Roadmaster base plates with the Roadmaster Base Plate to Blue Ox and Demco Tow Bars Adapter (RM-033; sold separately)
  • Arm length (as measured when arm is pulled out straight in front of the hitch receiver):
    • Extended: 52" from center of hitch pin hole to center of base pin hole
    • Retracted: 42-1/4" from center of hitch pin hole to center of base pin hole
  • Weight: 45 lbs
  • 3-Year warranty


Necessities for Flat Towing

For the RVFor the Towed CarTo Link the Towed Car and RV
HitchBase platesTow bar
Wiring plugBraking systemSafety cables
Wiring kit/diodesWiring adapter cord

Guide to Flat Towing

Flat towing your vehicle is much more convenient than using a trailer or a tow dolly. These other options take up much more storage space, leaving you less room both at home and at the campsite. In addition, securing your vehicle to a trailer or tow dolly can be a hassle and more time consuming than hooking up with a tow bar.


There are 5 basic components needed when flat towing a vehicle: a tow bar, a base plate kit, a safety cable set, tow bar wiring, and a supplemental braking system.


FlatTowing Components

The tow bar links your towed car to your motorhome. It attaches to the custom-fit base plates that install on the frame of your towed car. Safety cables ensure that your towed car does not separate from your motorhome in the event that your tow bar becomes detached. Tow bar wiring allows your towed vehicle's signal lights to sync up with your motorhome's tail lights, which is required by law in most states. Finally, the supplemental braking system - also required in most states - brakes your towed car when the brakes in your motorhome are activated, preventing wear on the motorhome and decreasing braking distance for your entire setup.



BX7420 Blue Ox Avail Tow Bar - 2" Receiver Mount - 10,000 lbs



BX7420 Installation InstructionsInstallation Details BX7420 Installation instructions



Video of Blue Ox Avail Tow Bar - Motorhome Mount - 10,000 lbs


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




Video Transcript for Blue Ox Avail Tow Bar Review

Speaker 1: Today we're gonna be taking a look at the Blue Ox Avail motor home mount tow bar. With a 10,000 pound capacity, the part number is BX7420.Now, the Avail's designed to work in a two-inch by two-inch receiver tube. See we've got a 5/8 diameter pin, it's gonna come with it and that's gonna help secure it in place and hold it. Now, you can replace this with a locking hitch pin or anti-rattle device if you choose.Now, another big benefit you're gonna get with the Avail tow bar comes after you've reached your destination. With older style tow bars there's a tendency for them to bind. Essentially, what that means is if your RV isn't dead in line with the towed vehicle, the arms are gonna have a little bit of pressure on them one way or another.

Older styles, you just kind of have like a push-button release, there's even a whole lever arm that you had to buy to try to release those. With the non-binding levers that we have here, simply a matter of pushing them down until they release on both sides. That cam action allows for releasing even under pressure.Now when you're done using your tow bar you're gonna take it from the use position, you just want to raise it straight up just like this. You can see the pocket right here. As we tilt it down, that's gonna go around the rounded part right here, keeping it secure and preventing it from lowering.

As you can see, once you have it in that position you won't have to worry about it rotating down towards the ground.Now not only can this be stored towards the driver's side, but if you had something here that was gonna interfere, maybe it's a ladder, water tank, something like that, it can just as easily be stored the other direction. Now, a lot of people like to store their tow bar in the back of their motor home, also their safety chains, their wiring, your breakaway switch cable, just so you don't have to take it on and off every time. We've got a nice cover from Blue Ox, be able to slide that right over and keep everything out of the weather.Now to attach your tow bar to your vehicle you're just gonna rotate it out of the stored position and bring that straight back. Here's a good look at the difference between our arms when they're retracted. In the fully retracted position we're gonna have about 42 1/4 inches from the center of our pinhole to the end of our arm.

In the extended position we're gonna be at about 52 inches. That gives us about 10 inches of adjustability there to get the vehicle further away from the back of our coach.Now that's gonna do three things for us. Now the first thing that's gonna do is extend the reach. So we're not gonna have to pull our towed vehicle quite as close to the back of our motor home. The second thing it does is adds maneuverability to our setup.

The further away from the rear of the coach the car is, the more we're gonna be able to turn that coach for maneuvering. But I think one of the most important things is the way the car acts as it travels down the road. Since this is one of the longer tow bar setups, it gets our vehicle further away from the back of the RV, and that eliminates some of that side-to-side shifting we get on the front end of our vehicle. So by having the longer tow bar we're gonna have an easier time towing our vehicle, we're not gonna have to worry about getting it near as close to hook up, and it's gonna ride smoother behind the coach. So a lot of benefits there, just having those longer arms available.Now to hook up to the vehicle, we want to take our clip off, pull our pin, now the pin and clip will be provided for both sides, so makes a really nice connection point. At that point we'll need to separate our arm and extend it to get it connected to the front of the vehicle. Now at the end of the arm we'll just want to make sure that the up arrow is pointing upward, we'll align that with the tabs on our plate, and secure it with our pin. We'll do the same thing for the passenger side as well.Now our base plate's also gonna come with a coiled cable set. This provides the attachment point from the towed vehicle to the back of the coach in the event of a separation. They've really provided nice cables. You can see how they're meant to expand and contract. So we can get the length we need out of the cables without having too much or having to buy a couple different ones to try to get the appropriate length. You see our chains will connect very easily, and they're gonna have keepers to hold them in place. We won't have to worry about them coming loose unless we want them to. We'll then be able to connect that to the back of our motor home and as you can see, we've got the expansion and contraction. So as we make our corners and things like that it's gonna expand. As we turn the other way it's gonna contract, so we never have to worry about these going down and making contact with the ground.Now the Avail tow bar is designed to work with base plates that have an arm width up to 38 inches. So that's gonna cover just about all of the Blue Ox base plates out there. It's also gonna work with Roadmaster tow bars, you'll just need part number RM-033 to adapt the ends of our arms to a Roadmaster style adapter.Now the tow bar's gonna offer us a 10,000 pound capacity. That's gonna cover most of the vehicles you'll be flat towing behind your RV. And to stand up against the elements, the heavy duty steel has a nice bronze powder coat finish to it. Also to ensure a long-lasting product that's gonna work very well, the arms, which typically would be exposed to the dirt, the moisture, the grime, have a boot placed over them. As you can see, of course, that's gonna expand and contract with our arm length, it's gonna prevent any of that grime from getting inside, causing issues with sliding those in and out.Now once you're connected to the vehicle you intend to tow, it offers a self-aligning design. So basically we just need to pull forward with our RV, make a slight left, then a slight right turn to allow our arms to extend, and they're gonna lock in position. And that's gonna complete our look at the Blue Ox Avail, part number BX7420.


Customer Reviews

Blue Ox Avail Tow Bar - Motorhome Mount - 10,000 lbs - BX7420

Average Customer Rating:  4.9 out of 5 stars   (34 Customer Reviews)

Safely tow your vehicle around tight corners and bends with the Avail tow bar. Self-aligning arms telescope to automatically center and lock in place. An improved turning radius offers better maneuverability for a safer, smoother ride.

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Everything as expected. Super Fast Ship ping 693654



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Blue Ox Avail tow bar. Excellent customer service. I found one cheaper, they matched it ! Would order again from them. 373005



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Very strong and well made product. Looking forward to traveling the country with my TOAD. 456551



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Typical Blue Ox product, excellent in all respects! Service from etrailer, as usual, was excellent from "start to finish." 636023



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Tow bar well built went on flawless folds away nice really like the finish and cover . 311366


Comments

The blue ox avail is a great tow bar the release feature on the arms is great not all bars have this however was disapointed to find corrosion at the draw bar where the arms attached I have the cover and unit is not exposed unless being used this was at less than a year not good for such an expensive unit

Ed B - 10/27/2017

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Ordered on Saturday and received on the following Tuesday. Packaging and labeling was in great shape. Just waiting for my vehicle to arrive so I can install the equipment. I will order from etrailer again. 448959



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Blue ox I feel is not as easy to use than the Roadmaster is. It is very heavy duty and requires a lot of strength to install the cross-over strings. The blue ox hitch you have to wrestle it into position to hook up the car to it. The effort is substancial. If I had to do it over again, would have done more reach befor making my choice. 609076



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Very happy with etrailer for the purchase of a Blue Ox tow bar with needed hook ups for lights, etc and an Air Force One Brake system for my 2018 F150. Crystal did a great job of comparing options and matching pricing from across the web. She offered free installation. The Installer, Shane was awesome, I wanted all hookups hidden by the front plate on the F150 when not towing, Shane came through and then some. Finally, the manager Robert was excellent on follow-up as we had some air leak once we got home. etrailer stood behind everything and follow was exceptional. Very pleased! 553939



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I was about to rebuild my old Blue Ox Aventa tow bar when I saw a review of the Avail tow bar in Motorhome magazine. As advertised, the release handles work no matter whether you were traveling in a straight line (required for my old tow bar) or are partway through a turn. Still no help when the car is facing uphill - it is impossible to pull the pins attaching the arms to the car - fixing that would be quite an accomplishment! For now, I will continue to avoid the situation or have my wife pull the car forward while I hold the release handles down. 286044


Comments

It is still the best tow bar I have ever used. Just yesterday I was unhooking my Honda CRV that was still in the middle of a turn. The release required a little effort and when it released the car jumped about an inch showing the tremendous load on the bar and latch. My old Aventa would have required several blows from a heavy object to get it to release.

Paul T - 08/20/2017

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Tow bar has worked great so far. 420554


Comments

Its been working well for me. The paint is starting to erode and rust. Seems like this problem always exists with tow bars. I would suggest you change to SS or plate them instead of painting them. You could offer an upgraded version for extra cost for this feature. Also want to compliment the added length of the arms. I had to use your extension before to keep the vehicles corners from rubbing in tight turns. The longer arms addressed that issue nicely. The upgraded release levers seem to work well on this unit as well. I had your rotating ball unit before this new one. It also worked well for a while and then suddenly the ball mechanism became very loose. Also the shorter arms were a problem. I still have that unit and wonder if it can be reworked? I would then have a backup if needed.

Mark Z - 08/15/2018

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I am completely impressed and satisfied with this incredible product. Fits perfectly on my F150. I was most impressed by the quick response and service of etrailer, it shows they truly value and care about customer needs. 721644



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I am very satisfied with the products and speed at which they were delivered. This is one of the best web sites I have been on. It has been a pleasure dealing with them. 718307



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Excellent product both in quality and performance. Jeep brackets fit perfectly and are also almost undetectable. Hookup is easy. 623170



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etrailer is the best—terrific prices and unbelievable customer service—they stand behind the products that they sell and will work tirelessly until you are satisfied I have used e trailer on numerous occasions and have never been unhappy with their products and service 607172



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Excellent Quality. Easy to use. 606337



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Tow bar is easy to install and very user friendly! 605012



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Very good tow bar and easy to install. No problems connecting or disconnecting even on no level surfaces. I am having problems with one of the arms keeping it in the stowed position when not in use. It wants to extend. I reported the problem and it was not resolved. They only suggested pushing it in harder. 603794



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Received the products in good order. Have not installed them or used them yet. 596545



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Works well and the extra length allows for shorter turning radius when maneuvering. 586144



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Just what I was looking for to tow my car behind my motor home. It’s just like my old one. Easy to use. 571352



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etrailer has been fantastic to work with...email traffic after the sale was timely and informative as to when my items would ship, when they would arrive and then follow up if I was satisfied...this tow bar assembly fit all expectations...I utilized the provided directions and videos provided on this site and others to ensure I installed it properly...happy with the service, happy with the product, will order again 544968



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Order and received on-time just as you stated. Installed it what a difference in the stability of the truck I tow. Now more wagging going on! 512618



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Great Service. Good Products. Installation instructions were clear and well written. Full installation completed with no problems. Will be taking flat tow vehicle with RV for maiden voyage this weekend. Thanks for good service and support. 512674



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Any time I order parts they are always in stock and shipped right away. From the reviews this Blue Ox was my best option. Shipping is always next day or sooner. Love this service. 509450



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Tow bar is fantastic!! 20,000 miles and still works like new. Highly recommend. 476824



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Avail is a great tow bar. Latches release the pressure for me every time. Easy to hook up, and it looks great. Used it to pull a Lincoln MkT behind a Jayco Greyhawk, 4,200 miles in 6 trips the first 9 months of 2017. 431256



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Ellen was outstanding. Very informative and knowledgable. I would recommend her advice and etrailer.com to all my friends. * 352077



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Another great experience with etrailer. There staff was responsive and helpful in addressing my needs. The product was delivered quickly and efficiently. It's so valuable to have them, I wouldn't buy anywhere else! 349149



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I have towed a 2 door Jeep Wrangler with this tow package in excess of 4500 miles behind a 30 ft. Class A motor home (Ford V10 chaises ). I'm in Glacier National Park from the Gulf coast of Texas as I write this review. Towing the jeep with the Blue Ox has actually made for a more stable ride. I highly recommend this tow package due to quality craftsmanship, ease of installation and ease of connect and disconnect from the jeep. I also bought the jeep tow bar and wiring kit. Installation was easy, just look it up on u-tube! The cover keeps things neat and clean. W. 264013



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Outstanding customer service from Judy M at etrailer. Blue Ox tow bar was a piece of cake to set up. Received it yesterday using it today to tow car to Pleasant Lake RV resort. I recommend etrailer for all your RV needs. 251865



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The Blue Ox Tow Bars are excellent. 249172



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I have used the Avail now for about a year and 12000 miles. The product has performed as advertised. Absolutely no problems hooking and unhooking my Jeep. I would recommend the Avail. 246936



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Easy order / Quick ship / Great product! 206923



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Prompt service Blue OX stuff is the best towed out Jeep Wrangler 185 mi today without a glitch Safety cables are super heavy duty. 203003


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  • Using Demco Classic Base Plate Kit on 2006 Hummer H3 with Blue Ox Avail Tow Bar
  • The Demco Classic Base Plate Kit # DM9518193 referenced in your question is confirmed to fit your 2006 Hummer H3. I spoke with contact at Demco and he stated that this base plate kit is directly compatible with your Blue Ox Avail Tow Bar # BX7420 without the need for any additional adapter piece. The two units will work together perfectly on your Hummer. I have attached the written installation instructions for the base plate kit that you can also check out.
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  • Parts Needed to Flat Tow a 1999 Ford F-350 with a 2005 Ford F-350
  • We have one base plate kit that fits your 1999 Ford F-350, the Blue Ox Base Plate Kit, # BX2163. I recommend using the Blue Ox Avail Tow Bar, # BX7420. One advantage to using this tow bar is that it comes with the safety cables which are required when towing. It also has a 10,000 poud weight capacity. Along with the base plates, tow bar and safety cables, there are two more items that you will need to complete your flat towing setup. You will need a light kit and a supplemental braking...
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  • Difference Between the Blue Ox Alpha and Avail Tow Bars
  • Both tow bars you referenced will work with the Blue Ox base plate kit part # BX1721 that you just bought. The biggest difference will be that the Avail part # BX7420 is designed to allow for better maneuverability in tight turns. This is accomplished by having longer arms than the Alpha # BX7365. The Avail also has a 10k capacity whereas the Alpha only has a 6,500 lb capacity. If you think you will need to make some tighter turns I would highly recommend the Avail.
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  • Parts Needed to Flat Tow a 2005 GMC Sierra 2500 with a Blue Ox Aventa LX Tow Bar
  • For your 2005 GMC Sierra 2500 you will actually need Blue Ox base plates # BX1660. These base plates are compatible with the Avail tow bar # BX7420. The tow bar comes with safety cables so you will not need to order any extra. But you will need a lighting solution and supplemental braking. For lighting, if you will not be towing the Sierra often I recommend a magnetic kit # C-ATL20A. But if you will be towing it often then I recommend a more permanent solution, the 4-diode kit # RM-154. And...
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  • Sway Bar and Steering Stabilizer Recommendation for 2017 Thor Ace 30.2 F-53 Chassis
  • For your 2017 Thor Ace that is built on a 2016 Ford F-53 chassis rear sway bar upgrades are a great way to make a notoriously difficult to drive vehicle much easier to drive. For that you would want the # RM-1139-143 this will give you the biggest improvement in overall handling. A steering stabilizer like what you referenced # RM-RBK9-RSSA will help as well but we recommend typically to start with the rear sway bar. I would need to know what year/make/model of vehicle you plan to flat...
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  • Differences Between the Blue Ox Aventa LX and Alpha Tow Bars
  • Both the Blue Ox tow bars you mentioned are excellent tow bars that will work well. The Avail # BX7420 is considered the nicer one because it has the higher capacity like you mentioned and because it has longer arms. This allows for more clearance while executing turns. The base plate to use on your 2015 Nissan Versa Note is the Blue Ox kit part # BX1852 which has been confirmed as a fit. I attached review videos for both tow bars for you to check out as well. For lighting you...
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  • Parts Needed to Flat Tow 2015 Ford F-150 Behind Class A Motorhome
  • To safely and legally flat tow your F-150 behind your Class A motorhome you will require a few items. The linked article will cover each of these in detail for you but the basic items needed are a tow bar, safety cables, a wiring/lighting kit of one kind or another, base plates, a braking system and a high/low hitch adapter to keep the connected tow bar level. I also included articles that specifically address the types of braking systems we offer and the way to select the correct high/low...
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  • Flat Towing Setup for a 2001 Chevy Blazer
  • You pretty much nailed it. You picked out all of the needed components to safely flat tow your 2001 Chevy Blazer 4x4. Blue Ox Base Plate kit # BX1627 Blue Ox Avail Tow Bar # BX7420 Blue Ox Patriot II Radio Frequency, Portable Braking System # BRK2019 Roadmaster Tail Light Wiring Kit with Bulbs # RM-155
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  • Supplemental Flat Towing Equipment and Braking System for Air-Brake Equipped Motorhome Towing F350
  • To safely tow your truck, you'll need a base plate, tow bar, safety cables, a wiring solution to ensure the truck taillights work in conjunction with the coach and a supplemental braking system. I'd recommend the Blue Ox # BX2163 base plate kit and the Blue Ox Avail tow bar, part # BX7420. The Avail is rated for vehicles weighing up to 10,000 lbs, which should be fine for your F350. To wire the taillights of the truck, I'd recommend a bulb and socket kit like part # BX8869. You'll...
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