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Reese Tri-Ball Mount for 2-1/2" Hitches - 1-7/8", 2", 2-5/16" Balls - Black

Reese Tri-Ball Mount for 2-1/2" Hitches - 1-7/8", 2", 2-5/16" Balls - Black

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This durable steel ball mount has 3 different hitch balls to meet all your towing needs - simply rotate the shank. It has 1-7/8", 2" and 2-5/16" hitch balls. GTW ranges from 2,000 to 14,000 lbs, depending on which ball is being used. Great Prices for the best trailer hitch ball mount from Reese. Reese Tri-Ball Mount for 2-1/2" Hitches - 1-7/8", 2", 2-5/16" Balls - Black part number 45325 can be ordered online at or call 1-636-306-4830 for expert service.
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Reese Trailer Hitch Ball Mount

  • Fits 2-1/2 Inch Hitch
  • Fixed Ball Mount
  • Drop - 0 Inch
  • Rise - 0 Inch
  • 1-7/8 Inch Ball
  • 2 Inch Ball
  • 2-5/16 Inch Ball
  • Three Balls
  • Class V
  • 14000 lbs GTW
  • Reese
  • Steel Shank - Gloss Black
  • Steel Ball

This durable steel ball mount has 3 different hitch balls to meet all your towing needs - simply rotate the shank. It has 1-7/8", 2" and 2-5/16" hitch balls. GTW ranges from 2,000 to 14,000 lbs, depending on which ball is being used.


  • Tri-ball mount includes 3 different-size hitch balls on a hollow, square shank
    • Lets you tow trailers with different coupler sizes
    • To switch ball sizes, just remove, rotate and reinsert the drawbar
  • Durable, hollow steel construction
  • Black powder coat finish
  • Pin and clip sold separately


  • Application: 2-1/2" x 2-1/2" trailer hitch receivers
  • Ball diameters: 1-7/8", 2" and 2-5/16"
  • Towing capacity (GTW):
    • 1-7/8" Ball: 2,000 lbs
    • 2" Ball: 10,000 lbs
    • 2-5/16" Ball: 14,000 lbs
  • Tongue weight (TW):
    • 1-7/8" Ball: 200 lbs
    • 2" Ball: 1,000 lbs
    • 2-5/16" Ball: 1,400 lbs
  • Distance from center of hitch pin hole to center of 1-7/8" or 2" hitch ball: 8-1/2"
  • Distance from center of hitch pin hole to center of 2-5/16" ball: 7-1/2"
  • No drop or rise
  • Limited lifetime warranty

Note: Ford OEM hitches have a tighter/different radius on their 2-1/2 inch receiver tubes. To accommodate the OEM Ford 2-1/2 inch hitch, the corners of a ball mount, shank or reducer sleeve may need to be sanded down to slide into the hitch. Do not remove any more material than necessary. Simply removing the paint or powder-coat is often sufficient. Never use a grinder to knock-down the corners, which may remove too much material and will also heat the accessory and could compromise the product's structural integrity. This is especially the case with cast accessories like larger weight distribution shanks.

How to Measure Drop on Standard Ball Mount

45325 Reese Tri-Ball Mount for 2-1/2" Hitches - 1-7/8", 2", 2-5/16" Balls - Black

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Reese Tri-Ball Mount for 2-1/2" Hitches - 1-7/8", 2", 2-5/16" Balls - Black - 45325

Average Customer Rating:  4.8 out of 5 stars   (73 Customer Reviews)

This durable steel ball mount has 3 different hitch balls to meet all your towing needs - simply rotate the shank. It has 1-7/8", 2" and 2-5/16" hitch balls. GTW ranges from 2,000 to 14,000 lbs, depending on which ball is being used.


The triball hitch will do fine destroying the grill and radiator of tailgating vehicles.


The newer 2.5" mounts are hard to come by and can be quite expensive if you go to Vehicle Manufacturer or Auto Parts sites. etrailer had just what I needed and at a price similar to those for the mounts made for smaller receivers. What's not to like?


really like that it fits in the receiver without having to have a reducer sleeve. seems to be made with high quality. looks as if it will last for a long time


My newer Chevy K3500 has a 2 1/2 inch square receiver so I was able too get rid of my 2" ball mount that was almost too heavy to lift and replace it with a new Reese tri- ball mount with a 14,000 lb Gross towing capacity and weighs less than 12 pounds.
Thanks to Cathy H. and Chris W. at for finding the right equipment for my needs.


The hitch fit my 2006 Ford F550 perfectly. I have a commercial receiver and the drawbar slid in with no issues. Nice and tight with no rattle. I have a variety of trailers with different ball sizes and there have been no issues using any of the ball sizes on the hitch. Along with the pin and clip that I ordered, the assembly makes a nice convenient package for my towing needs. Service was fast and the representatives were very helpful. I would recommend this for anyone having a 2 1/2 inch receiver and the need of multiple trailer ball sizes.


Great product that fit my class v receiver hitch exactly. Great look on my 2017 Ram 3500.

All etrailer products are great and still in service, very durable and good value
Larry - 04/05/2019


I LIKE IT! Instructions indicated that if using in a FORD receiver that some paint removal and perhaps a bit of grinding may be required. That is true. I periodically grease the shaft and a bit of persuasion is required to install and remove it as it is quite snug. Snug suits me just fine as there is No rattling ,AND.. nobody without a bar or hammer is going to steal it. I use this on my FORD 350 diesel and pull 14,000 lbs regularly.


Despite some of the conflicting reports on here about the Reese Tri-ball Titan Hitch fitting 2011 and up Super Dutys I took a gamble and it payed off. It fits my 2012 Super Duty with no issue. I didn't have to grind the corners or take the sticker off or remove any paint. Thanks for the great customer service and answering my questions.

Thanks for this review helped me as I too have a 2012 F250 super duty
-- comment by: Brent - 04/11/2015


Just as described. Quality. This is a back up hitch for me. Used it once. serves the purpose. etrailer had this in stock and got it to me quickly. I was surprised how hard it was to find one like this (straight) I couldn't find one in stores.

Michael - 04/06/2019


Great Looking Hitch for my Chevy Diesel! Can't wait to see how well it pulls our camper this Spring! Ordered by phone. Salesperson was very friendly and knowledgeble. Very fast shipping around Christmas. Will definitely order from your company again! Thanks!

Still pulling camper perfectly! No complaints at all!
Jeff E - 07/19/2014


Couldn't believe product was actually manufactured by Reese. I had to bevel the leading edge with a bench grinder, grease both the the receiver and hitch, then drive it in with a 5 pound sledge. Then the pin holes didn't align properly to the receiver. When one hole was aligned, the one on the opposite side was off slightly in a vertical plane. So I also had to drive the pin in with the sledge. When I remove it, a similar process will be required. My vehicle is a 2013 F250 and another class 5 hitch I have fits perfectly.


I recently upgraded from a 2005 to a 2011 GMC 2500HD and found out that the receiver for this year is 2.5 inches. I found this Reese Tri-Mount on etrailer for the right price and it arrived after only 2 business days. I haven't towed with it yet but the fit and finish is top notch and the height is perfect. My truck still has the stock 265/70 17s. I also purchased the extra long receiver Deadbolt hitch pin that locks. It fits perfect and I now don't have to worry about someone stealing the hitch. Customer service at etrailer is the best of any online retailer that I have purchased from, very impressive.


Upgraded my truck which now has a 2.5" receiver instead of 2" receiver. Works great. Not sure I need tri-ball anymore. See no 1 7/8" balls, and very few 2" balls. But still some horse trailers with 2" balls. Also needed to buy a longers pin for the @.5" receiver.


Ordered 3 different hitched, each was exactly as described.
Excellent quality. Ordered arrived very quickly.
Will use etrailer again.

No problems, happy with the pirchase.
Tom - 11/22/2017


Ordered this Reese Tri-Ball Mount for 2-1/2" Hitches - 1-7/8", 2", 2-5/16" Balls - Black - 45325, its perfect, ordered one day, received it the next. This is a great place to purchase necessary towing pieces. Great price, excellent service. Thank you!


Fits up good, and look like a tough piece. I like that I only have to carry one piece for all the trailers too!

As mentioned, the piece fits all my ttrailers - works great!
Mark F - 04/04/2019


Purchased ball mount and realized it would not fit a Ford Factory Super Duty Hitch after the fact. I was told that Ford Manufactured their 2-1/2" receivers a bit smaller than standard.
I then purchased a Reese Titan Class V hitch and replaced the Ford factory hitch. The tri ball mount will not fit the Reese Titan receiver either.


Ordered the 14K Reese Tri-Ball Mount online and received exactly what was ordered in a timely manor. Note for those who read the reviews as i do to help determine what to order, the 2-1/2" Reese Mount fit my 2015 Ford receiver perfect.


The Product is exactly what I ordered and needed. The Customer Service at etrailer is amazing! I placed my order on-line which was fast and easy, and received a confirmation within 1 minute of placing the order. I messed up on my order and called etriler right away. They fixed my mess-up right away, and I received exactly what I wanted and needed in less than a week. I'm very happy with etrailer as a whole and I will use them in the future! I HIGHLY RECOMMEND etrailer to anyone. 100% Satisfied Customer!!!


Great product from a great vendor. I had the hitch within a day or two of ordering. I am very pleased. I also ordered the extra long locking pin which I am very happy with.


Love the hitch. Ordered it and it was on our door step quickly.
Am extremely satisfied.

Great. Good quality
Barb B - 07/05/2016


I know i read alot of the reveiws before buying this receiver. Every one said that would not fit ford factory installed hitch. I measured and it does fit my 2012 f 350. Great hitch


Etrailer exceeded my expectations! I was expecting at least a week to get my new triple ball hitch and they upgraded my shipping and I had it in two days! I will definitely be doing business with them again!


What else can be said about Reese tow products... Top notch heavy duty 3-way ball is the best on the market in my own personal opinion. You wont be dissatisfied with this product. Very well built.


I found the Hitch Ball Mounts easily online with where I could not at any local retailers. The items are exactly what I was looking for.
Thanks for your easy online sales process and quick delivery.

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See what our Experts say about this Reese Trailer Hitch Ball Mount

  • Why Do Ford 2-1/2 inch Hitches Have Fit Issues with Aftermarket Hitch Accessories
    For whatever reason the Ford 2-1/2 inch receiver hitches have round corners that do not allow most aftermarket hitch accessories to work. Since you said your hitch is 100 percent custom I do not believe this will be a problem for you since this issue is isolated to only Ford hitches. The Reese Tri-Ball Mount # 45325 should work well for you, I attached a review for this product for you to check out also.
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  • Which Trailer Ball Size for 27 Foot Long Travel Trailer
    A trailer of the size you mention would either use a 2 inch or a 2-5/16 inch ball. A 2 inch ball can have a capacity up to 8000 lbs, while the capacity of a 2-5/16 inch ball can range between 6,000 and 30,000 lbs. The 2-5/16 inch ball would be more likely, but I couldn't say for sure without knowing the weight of the trailer. Using a tri-ball mount like the # 45325 you referenced might be your best bet. The required ball size should be stamped into the metal on the trailer coupler.
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  • Availability of Tri-Ball Mount for 2-1/2 inch Hitch that is Steel
    We have the Reese Tri-Ball part # 45325 which is a fit for 2-1/2 inch hitches, has all three hitch ball sizes, and has a 14k capacity when used with the 2-5/16 inch ball. It has a hollow shank but it's still very heavy duty. If they made a solid steel shank in this configuration it would weigh more than anyone would want to deal with.
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  • Why Does the Reese Tri-Ball Mount # 45325 Hard to Fit in Factory Ford Hitch
    The issue you are running into is that the Ford 2-1/2 inch hitches have unpredictable radiuses on the corners of the hitch opening. It's only on their 2-1/2 inch hitches, but the corners of the hitch opening on some factory Ford hitches end up so round that square shank accessories don't like to easily fit. The solution is to try and remove the powder coat on the shank of the accessory to allow it to install easier. We thought they had gotten better with their more recent 2-1/2 inch hitches...
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  • Would Reese Tri Ball part # 45325 Work For Towing 7,900 lb Trailer
    The Reese Tri Ball Mount part # 45325 has more than enough capacity for a 7,900 lb trailer as long as the trailer uses a 2 inch or 2-5/16 inch ball (it will). The capacity for the 2 inch ball is 10k and the capacity for the 2-5/16 inch ball is 14k. This ball mount also has zero rise or drop. For it to be ideal for your setup the height of the hitch from the top of the opening to the ground would need to be the same as from the bottom of the coupler to the ground on the trailer when it's level.
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  • What Size Hitch Ball Does Coupler of 2011 Forest River Roo 21SS Take
    I did some checking and it looks like your 2011 Forest River Roo 21SS has a coupler on it designed for a 2 inch ball. That said, someone could have replaced the coupler with a different size as that's not uncommon so what you can do is go out and look at the coupler on your trailer and you'll see the size stamped on it. The Reese Tri-Ball part # 45325 that you referenced has these two sizes plus a 1-7/8 inch ball.
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  • RV Tire Covers for 255/70R22.5 Size Tire/Wheel
    The overall diameter of a 255/70R22.5 tire/wheel is 36-1/2-inches. The page I have linked for you shows you all RV tire covers that will fit tires from 36 to 39-inches overall. All products, such as the Camco Arctic White Vinyl Tire Covers # CAM45325, are offered as a set of two covers.
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  • How To Determine Ball Mount and Ball Size To Tow 2003 Thor Citation
    The size of the ball that you need to tow your 2003 Thor Citation Travel Trailer is determined by what size coupler is on the trailer. More than likely you will need a 2" or 2-5/16" ball. The required ball size should be stamped onto the coupler. Another thing to take into consideration is the rise or drop that may be needed to tow the travel trailer level with your vehicle. I recommend to use an adjustable ball mount Rapid Hitch Adjustable, Aluminum Ball Mount Kit w/ 2 Greaseless Balls...
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  • Recommended Tire Covers for Class C Motorhome with LT 225/75R16 Tires
    Your LT 225/75r16 tires are just over 29 inches diameter. For your tire covers I recommend the Classic Accessories RV Wheel Covers - 27" to 30" - Gray # CA80084 or Snow White # 052963762501. These will protect your tires and wheels from UV rays to extend the life of your tires. They are a vinyl fabric that are easy to maintain and come with a 3 year warranty.
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  • Weight Distribution Recommendation for 2014 Jayco Eagle 314TSBH
    I looked up your 2014 Jayco Eagle 314TSBH and it has an unloaded tongue weight of 906 lbs so you'd want a higher capacity weight distribution than a 1,000 lb tongue weight setup. Also when it's unloaded the trailer weighs right at 8,000 lbs and can weight up to 10,750 lbs when full loaded so you'd be looking at a tongue weight of most likely around 1,100 lbs or more. Ideally the trailer's tongue weight falls right into the middle of the range of the system. So for that the Reese Steadi...
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  • How To Prevent Trailer Theft Beyond Hitch and Coupler Locks
    One easy way to prevent someone from removing the ball would be to use a ball mount that has the ball attached (welded) to the shank. That way you won't have to weld a ball to a shank that isn't meant for that type of modification. Some examples include # 45325 or something adjustable that locks like # DTALBM6600. A Wheel lock such as # RA-25 would also be a good idea. The trailer would not be able to be moved with a wheel lock like this on it. And the ball mount/ball may be enough of...
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  • Hitch Ball Needed to Tow a 2015 Jayco Jay Flight 19RD
    I was able to look up a manual online for your 2015 Jayco Jay Flight 19RD and it said (on page 3-7) that depending on your model your coupler will either need a 2" or a 2-5/16" hitch ball. I recommend using a multi hitch ball like the straight # 45325 or the adjustable # BWTS10049B. Both of these include a 1-7/8", 2", and a 2-5/16" hitch ball which will come in handy for various towing applications. You also need a hitch pin & clip # PC3 or a locking hitch pin like part # 63232 to secure...
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