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This fully welded trailer hitch receiver bolts onto your vehicle's frame with no welding required. Powder coated steel is sturdy and corrosion resistant. Lowest Prices for the best trailer hitch from Curt. Curt Trailer Hitch Receiver - Custom Fit - Class IV - 2" part number 14001 can be ordered online at etrailer.com or call 800-298-8924 for expert service.
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Curt Trailer Hitch - 14001

  • Curt
  • Class IV
  • 2 Inch Hitch
  • 10000 lbs GTW
  • Concealed Cross Tube
  • 12000 lbs WD GTW
  • 1000 lbs TW
  • 1200 lbs WD TW
  • Custom Fit Hitch

This fully welded trailer hitch receiver bolts onto your vehicle's frame with no welding required. Powder coated steel is sturdy and corrosion resistant.


Features:

  • Custom fit is designed specifically for your vehicle
  • Precision, robotic welding maximizes strength and improves fit
  • Bolt-on installation - no welding required
    • Complete hardware kit and installation instructions included
  • Lifetime technical support from the experts at etrailer.com
  • Gloss black powder coat finish over protective base coat offers superior rust resistance
  • Sturdy, square-tube design
  • Ball mount, pin and clip sold separately
  • Assembled in the USA


Specs:

  • Receiver opening: 2" x 2"
  • Rating: Class IV
    • Maximum gross trailer weight: 10,000 lbs
      • Maximum GTW when used with weight distribution: 12,000 lbs
    • Maximum tongue weight: 1,000 lbs
      • Maximum TW when used with weight distribution: 1,200 lbs
  • Limited lifetime warranty


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14001 Curt Class 4 Trailer Hitch Receiver

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Video of Curt Trailer Hitch Receiver - Custom Fit - Class IV - 2"

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Video Transcript for Trailer Hitch Installation - 2001 Dodge Ram Pickup - Curt

Today on our 2001 Dodge Ram Pickup, we are going to review and install the Curt Class 4, Two Inch Tube Receiver Hitch, Part Number 14001. Here is what our hitch is going to look like once installed. As you can see, there is minimal showing of our cross tube but it is a sturdy square cross tube design with a fully welded construction. Then our Class 4, 2 inch receiver tube has chain hold-downs on each side and it's a 2 inch by 2 inch opening with a 5/8 pinhole pre-drilled all the way through the receiver tube. The hitch itself is capable of up to 1000 pounds of tongue weight and 10,000 pound tow capacity. Next, we will give you a couple measurements to assist you with selecting accessories for a new hitch such as ball mount, bike rack or cargo carrier. From the center of the hitch pin hole to the outer most of the edge of the bumper is 3 inches. From the top of the receiver tube opening down to the ground is 16 1/4 inches. We now go ahead and show you the minimum tools required for installing the hitch.

Here we use a 3/4 inch deep well socket, extension and ratchet, along with our torque wrench. Now let's go ahead and show you how to install the hitch. To begin our install, we need point out the attachment points. Now we are going to have a total of six attachment points, three on each side. These attachment points are pre-drilled holes in the frame by the manufacturer. Now each of these attachment point is going to get a 1/2 inch carriage bolt and block.

The carriage bolt will engage the block and down through the attachment point. Then once our hitch is in place, we will secure it with a flange nut. The only exception being here at the center attachment point. After we drop the carriage bolt and block down through the frame, the hitch will go up and they get sandwiched between a secondary spacer block and a flange nut. Now keep in mind each process we do here on the passenger side is going to get repeated identically on the driver's side. We are now ready to go ahead and put the hitch in place.

It's a good idea to get an extra set of hands to help you hold the hitch while you install your hardware. We will install each fastener finger tight until we have them all in place. Now once we get all our hardware in place, we will go ahead and tighten it down. Now with all our fasteners tightened down, we will go ahead and torque to specifications as indicated in the instructions. Just like that, our hitch is installed and we're ready to hit the road. That will do it for the Curt Class 4, 2 Inch Receiver Tube Hitch, Part Number 14001 on our 2001 Dodge Ram Pickup.

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Customer Reviews

Curt Trailer Hitch Receiver - Custom Fit - Class IV - 2" - 14001

Average Customer Rating:  4.8 out of 5 stars   (150 Customer Reviews)

This fully welded trailer hitch receiver bolts onto your vehicle's frame with no welding required. Powder coated steel is sturdy and corrosion resistant.

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1996 Ford F-150

Product was delivered on time so I could install on Friday night. It fits the truck very nice and looks good. Installation went well, better than I had expected! Very good prices and prompt service, this is very important to me. Keep up the good job. 768153



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2012 Subaru Forester

Great service and product 524573



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fit properly, was well painted.....many times you will see rusted hitches. very good experience... very good product. 578954



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Ford

Quality of the unit is excellent, Ford Designers should have a boot put in their rear ends...I am very happy with the purchase (and love my 1993 Ford Bronco, despite lowering the tank to get at the screws easier because I didn't buy the fishing tool to make placing the bolts easier). Bottom line, get the fishing tool and this will be a good quick install, and you will be happy with the product. ...and etrailer is always a great place to get gear...they are my goto. 479829



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1974 Ford F-100, F-150, F-250, F-350

Fit right on my 1974 F100!! 538959



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This is the second CURT mfg. class 4 hitch that I've purchased from etrailer.com; each for two different trucks. The website is easy to navigate, the product arrived on time in a sensibly packaged box, and most of all they are made in the USA - which is something I take seriously. No room for improvement here, I'll be back for other items. 200296


Comments
All is well with the second hitch, Ive used it numerous times with no issues. The first one was on an older truck that I sold. Thank you again for selling American made products.
Seth M - 06/18/2016

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2002 Chevrolet Silverado 2500

you say i received the product at 6:10 am but really it was closer to noon pacific time. i really enjoyed the tracking feature you offered i did not need to wait around a day in advance i new what day it would get here that was really cool. i was afraid to order your product one custermers reveiw said that the one he ordered did not fit and you guys would not help him fix the problem but i did and the one i ordered was a custum fit for my 2002 dodge 2500 it went on quicker then the old one came off, all the parts were there and i guess because it was a custum fit for my truck and i was replaceing a class III hitch that was alresdy on it i did not have to drill any holes i gave it a 4 out of 5 because it did not have a metal protective box mounted on it for the electrical plug receiver i had to cut off the the one on the old hitch and attach it to the bottom back bumper, i chose not to have it welded on the new hitch like it was on the old due to the nice weather proofing paint and the inside being sealed off to the elements. BE SURE TO CHECK THE PRODUCT COMPATIBILLITY FOR YOUR VEHICLE I.E. MID OR FULL SIZE, THANK YOU CURT! 14966



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Ram 3500

I'm 75 years old and not getting around like I used to. The Curt class IV hitch aligned perfectly with frame existing holes. Center hole needed to be drilled, easy enough to do. The existing 3500 lb.bumper hitch was removed. Some wiring was attached to frame and needed to be relocated. My son stopped by to help with installation, but we found a floor jack could be used to position hitch without need for extra muscle. Once lifted, we used clamps to hold in place for hole enlargement and drilling. Looks like it will tow much more than truck is certified to pull 585596



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Ford F-250 Super Duty

Patrick, I tried to install my hitch Sunday and found it was the wrong hitch. My frame on my 73 ford F250 is 34 inches wide the 14001 hitch that I orderd was to wide. My frame is about 31and a quarter wide on center, the 14001 is 36 inches wide on center. I got on your web site and started looking at reviews and found that I may need the 14082. I called the 800 # and talked to Wayne H, and he was very helpful, he called the manufacturer and called me back and said the 14082 is the one I need, it's for a 34 inch frame.So I orderd it and he is sending return info for the 14001. I would like to thank you and Wayne for all your help. I will let you know how the 14082 works out once I get it. Thank You Hammer 71367



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1984 Dodge Ram Pickup

Bolts right up to the frame on my 1984 Dodge D100. Only need to drill two holes to use all the bolts provided. Excellent build quality. 800638



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1993 Dodge Ram Pickup

Product arrived quickly and was excellent quality. Easy to install with minimum modifications. Just had to reposition hook that holds spare tire mount. 795250



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1977 Ford F-100, F-150, F-250, F-350

Fit my 1977 Ford F250 Super Cab Camper Special with step bumper. The guide holes fit right over the rivets on the frame rails. Leaves adequate room for my spare tire to continue to be carried by the undermount system. Just what I was looking for. Still mulling over where and how to place my trailer wiring receptacle. Might put a six-pin round in the left license plate light hole. 791305



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1989 Dodge Ram Pickup

Great fit and easy installation. 786580



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1997 Ford F-250 and F-350 Heavy Duty

Easy application and looks great 779803



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The product was way more than I expected. Quick delivery. AAA+ Will deal with again. Thank You 779655



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Right on time fit like a glove . Very good product. 771519



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1973 Ford F-100, F-150, F-250, F-350

Installed on a 1973 Ford F-250 with 37-3/4" frame. Installation was straight forward. Product fit well. I put the second hole on the last riveted frame cross member, everything lined up perfectly. Make sure to allow enough room for the washers on top of the frame rail, I had to use a die grinder to open up one hole because I made the hole too close to the frame and could not get the washer to sit on the frame rail. A second person and C - Clamps helped a lot. We lifted the receiver into position, clamped it in place. I drilled one hole on each side, installed the bolts, then removed the clamps and drilled/installed the rest of the hardware. Contrary to the instructions, I did not have to remove my spare tire (thank Jesus!). Great product, shipped fast. This is my third Curt hitch and one of many times I've used etrailer. 752688



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1995 Dodge Ram Pickup

Finding parts for old vehicles is often difficult if not impossible. The hitch I purchased from etrailer was of outstanding quality and at a very good price. The product coating was great as I do not have to rust proof it. The hitch was a replacement for the rusted out mess under my truck and will probably outlast the life of the vehicle. Thank You. 729188



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1995 Ford F-150

Haven't used it yet but went on good looks good shipping was fast also thanks 721717



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Fit as expected on 1986 Bronco 717755



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Was as it should 717307



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The product was an easy install just as they said. The wiring was also simple to install. It works perfectly and also increases the value of my truck because it’s equipped to haul trailers or campers with an taillight / brake lights hook up. I was very impressed with this and will definitely contact etrailer again if I need anything else. 716527



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Installed easily and has worked flawlessly over the last year. Highly recommend! 707357



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1990 Ford F-150, F-250, F-350

The hitch came in just a few days. Installation was simple (I did have someone helping me) and straightforward. The hitch looks nice and the provided hardware is high quality as well. 705497



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2001 Dodge Ram Pickup

Came on time and for perfect. Very pleased with purchase. 675060


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Ask the Experts about this Curt Trailer Hitch

  • Will Curt Hitch and Westin Step Bumper Work Together on 1997 Ford F-250 HD?
    To start with, the Westin Fey Diamondstep Rear Bumper # 20002-92230 will fit your 1997 Ford F-250 HD so long as it is a standard bed model. The Curt hitch # 14001 is also a fit for '97 F-250 HD's that have step bumpers such as the Westin (I've attached a photo which shows the hitch on a truck with a step bumper) and will work for you so long as you have the larger 37-3/4" frame and not a 34" frame. The Diamondstep bumper and Curt hitch attach on different parts of the frame so they will...
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  • Does Curt 14001 Fit A 1989 Ford F-150
    Yes, based on your information the Curt Trailer Hitch Receiver, Item # 14001, is a confirmed fit for your 1989 Ford F-150 if you have a standard or step bumper. It has a bolt-on installation and no welding is required. I have attached a video for you check out.
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  • Do Class IV Trailer Hitches for 2001 Dodge Ram Short Bed Require Drilling
    All of the Class IV hitches for your 2001 Dodge Ram short bed like the Curt part # 14001 will require some drilling for installation. I attached an install video for this hitch on a very similar 2001 Dodge Ram similar to yours for you to check out as well.
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  • Does Same Curt Class IV Hitch Fit 1991 and 1994 Dodge Ram
    The Curt Class IV hitch part # 14001 does fit your 1994 Dodge Ram 1500. It also does fit a 1991 too since it's the same design! I attached an install video for this hitch on a 1995 Dodge Ram which would be more similar to what you have.
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  • Is Curt Class IV 2 Inch Hitch # 14001 the Correct Width to Fit the Frame Rails on 1983 Ford F-100
    When measuring the frame width on a vehicle, you will need to measure from the outside of one frame rail to the outside of the other frame rail. It sounds like you have the 37-1/4 inch frame on your 1983 Ford F-100. The Curt Class IV 2 Inch Hitch, part # 14001, will fit the 1983 Ford F-100 truck with the standard or step bumper. The mounting holes on the hitch will measure 36 inches from center to center, so you should have no problem mounting it to the frame rails of your vehicle. I...
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  • Does Curt Hitch # 14001 Fit 1996 Ford F-150 XL
    Yes, the Curt hitch part # 14001 is a confirmed fit for your 1996 Ford F-150 XL that has a 37 inch outside to outside trailer frame.
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  • Will Installation of Curt Class IV Hitch # 14001 on 1996 Ford Bronco Require Drilling
    Yes, the Curt Class IV hitch # 14001 that you referenced will require drilling for installation on your full size 1996 Ford Bronco. It will fit your truck as long as it does not have a roll pan bumper. In addition the installation may require you to reposition the bumper slightly upward and also possibly reposition the spare tire. At right I have linked for you the written installation instructions as well as a video.
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  • Receiver Hitch Recommendation for 1993 Ford F150
    The Curt Class IV Trailer Hitch Receiver, # 14001, is just one of the hitch receivers that has been specially designed to fit a 1993 Ford F150 with a standard or step bumper. This fully welded trailer hitch receiver bolts onto the F150's frame with no welding required. I am including a link to all of the hitches that we have available for a 1993 Ford F-150. Just select your bumper style and you will see a list of the hitches that are available for your truck. Each of those listed will...
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  • Recommended Trailer Hitch for 1993 Ford F-150
    The Curt Class IV Receiver Hitch # 14001 referenced in your question is indeed confirmed to fit your 1993 Ford F-150 Pickup if it has a standard or step bumper. I spoke with my contact at Curt and he stated that the 1993 Ford F-150 did not have a model with a factory tube bumper. I recommend verifying the type of bumper that is on your truck to ensure that this will work. If it is an aftermarket item, then this particular hitch is not confirmed to fit. Keep in mind that some drilling...
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  • What Grade Bolts are Used for the Curt Trailer Hitch Receiver # 14001 for a 1999 Dodge Ram Pickup
    The bolts that are used are Class 5 if they are Silver and Class 8 is they are a Gold color. If you are looking for replacement hardware for your Curt # 14001 Trailer Hitch, you can use the Replacement Hardware Kit, part # RHK. All you need to do is type in your hitch number on the # RHK product page and we will send you the correct replacement hardware.
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  • How Does 4 Wheel Drive Effect Towing a Trailer with a 2001 Dodge Ram
    In terms of a 2001 Dodge Ram, from what I could find the 4x4 had a slightly lower capacity than the 2 wheel drive models, within a few hundred pounds. For example, according to Dodge, a 2001, 1500, 2 wheel drive, regular cab with a 5.2 liter engine has a trailer weight rating of 7,950 pounds, while the 4x4 with the same cab and engine is rated for 7,600 pounds. Your owners manual should have more detailed information regarding towing procedures and capacities for your specific truck. For...
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  • Class V Hitch Recommendation for a 1996 Ford F-350
    We offer several classes of hitch receiver for the 1996 F-350 and the particular version of the truck you have will determine what options will work for you. With the link provided you can use the drop-down menu at the top of the page (Select Vehicle Style) to indicate the particular version of the F-350 you have, whether a cab and chassis, or a pickup with deep-drop bumper, standard bumper or step bumper. The three Class V hitches we offer will fit only the standard- or step-bumper...
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  • Will Curt Trailer Hitch, # 14001 Fit on a 1989 Dodge D250 Pickup With a Cummins Turbo Diesel
    The Curt Trailer Hitch, # 14001, will fit your 1989 Dodge D250 pickup as long as it does not have a roll pan bumper. I have included a link to a video installation on a similar truck below. I also added a link to the installation instructions. I also recommend the Forged Ball Mount, # 40331, and ball # A-90 (2 inch diameter), or # 19286 (2-5/16 inch diameter). The wiring for your truck is the T-One Vehicle Wiring Harness with 4 Pole Trailer Connector, # 118317. Installation is easy....
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  • Hitch Recommendation for a 1975 Ford F250 Crew Cab with a 34 inch Frame
    Yes, the Curt Hitch part # 13028 would work on your 1975 Ford F250 with a 34 inch frame. I confirmed this with Curt. I attached install instructions for you to check out also. For trailer wiring you would want the Draw Tite Wiring Harness part # 18252. For a ball mount, hitch ball, and pin and clip, I would recommend the etrailer Ball Mount Kit, part # 989900. This is a kit which includes 2 ball mounts, a 1-7/8 inch ball, 2 inch ball, and a hitch pin and clip.
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  • Will the Curt Class IV Hitch # 14001 fit on a 1978 Ford F-350 with a 34 Inch Wide Frame
    The Curt Class IV Receiver Hitch, # 14001 is designed to fit the wider framed 1978 Ford F-350 trucks, and will not fit on the 34 inch wide framed cab and chassis models. I went out to the warehouse and measured the Curt hitch, # 14001 and the installation holes are 36 inches apart on center, see attached photo. The correct Curt Class IV Receiver Hitch for your 1978 Ford F-350 is part # C14082, which is designed to fit the cab and chassis models with narrower 34 inch frame, see instructions...
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  • Hitch Recommendation for a 1976 Ford F150 with a Deep Drop Bumper
    A roll pan bumper is a bumper that basically makes the rear bumper look as if it does not stick out further than the rest of the truck and that is molded into the rear of the truck. Its basically a cosmetic modification that you see on a lot of lowered and/or show trucks. What you have is definitely a deep drop bumper. Check out the FAQ article I attached on bumper types for you to check out. With that being said, you will need a hitch designed for trucks with deep drop bumpers like...
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  • Class III Hitch Receiver Recommendation for 1987 Ford F-150 with 37-1/4 Inch Frame
    I do have a Class III hitch that fits your 1987 Ford F-150 with a 37-1/4 inch frame, however, it's not a Curt. Take a look at the Draw-Tite Max-Frame Trailer Hitch Receiver Class III # 75038. This hitch receiver has a towing capacity of 5,000 lbs and a tongue weight rating of 500 lbs, which is more in line with the towing capacity of your F-150. It also features a concealed crosstube design, just like the Curt # 14001. That being said, Draw-Tite hitches are not manufactured in the USA. If...
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  • Trailer Hitch Recommendation for a 1976 Ford F-Series Truck with 4 Wheel Drive
    A high boy is a generic term used to encompass all Ford F-250 4x4 trucks from the late 1960s to the late 1970s (circa 1967 to 1977 and a half). If your 1976 is an F-250 with 4 wheel drive, it falls under the high boy umbrella. F-100 and F-150 models are not considered high boys even though 4 wheel drive was an option for some. The high boy trucks came with a different transfer case (what is called a divorced transfer case), the front cross member set up was different, and they sat higher...
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  • Will Curt Trailer Hitch # 14001 Fit a 1992 Ford F-150 Flareside
    I spoke with my contact at Curt and he stated that the Curt Trailer Hitch, # 14001, will fit your 1992 Ford F-150 flareside. I have included a link to the installation details below. There are cab and chassis models that have a 34 inch frame. If you plan on doing some towing with this hitch you will need a ball mount, hitch ball, and wiring. The recommended ball mount is # 40331, you can use hitch ball # A-90 (2 inch diameter) or # 19286 (2-5/16 inch diameter). For wiring, you...
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  • Recommended Class IV Trailer Hitch Receiver For 1984 Ford F-150
    For a Class IV trailer hitch receiver on your 1984 Ford F-150, I recommend the Curt Trailer Hitch Receiver - Custom Fit - Class IV - 2" # 14001. This is a bolt on square tube design with a brlack powder coat finish over a protective base coat. If you have a deep drop bumper on your truck, then I recommend the Draw-Tite Trailer Hitch Receiver - Multi Fit - Class IV - 2" # 37130. This deep drop hitch is a bolt-on install with a round-tube design. It is black powdercoat over an e-coat...
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  • Installation of Curt Trailer Hitch on 1994 Dodge Ram
    The Curt Trailer Hitch Receiver # 14001 that fits 1994 Dodge Ram trucks with standard or step bumpers states the torque specs on the linked directions as 110 lbs. I have added a link to a video of this hitch being installed on a similar year Ram for you to take a look at as well.
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  • How Does the Curt Trailer Hitch Attach to a 1989 Ford Bronco
    The fact that you do not have holes on the frame of your 1989 Ford Bronco is not a problem. You will drill holes into the frame to install this Curt Hitch # 14001 on your vehicle. The location of your spare tire will not be a problem either, check out the installation instructions I attached that show how it installs. I also attached an installation video for this hitch for you to check out. At most you have to reposition your spare tire, but that would be the worst case scenario. To...
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  • What Curt Trailer Hitch will Fit on a 1996 Ford F-150
    The Curt Trailer Hitch # 13055 fits on 2000-2014 Ford Vans. If you are looking for a Curt Trailer Hitch to fit on your 1996 Ford F-150 I recommend the Curt Trailer Hitch Class VI Receiver # 14001. I recommend this Curt Hitch because we have test fitted this hitch on a 1996 Ford F-150 so I attached photos so you can see what the hitch will look like after it has been installed. This hitch has a GTW of 10,000 lbs. and a TW capacity of 1,000 lbs. With a Weight Distribution System,...
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  • Does Gas Tank have to be Loosened to Install Trailer Hitch on a 1995 Ford Bronco
    The notes I have on installing Curt trailer hitch # 14001 on a 1995 Ford Bronco only say that you may need to loosen the bumper and reposition it upward and that the spare tire may need to be repositioned. Loosening the bumper will allow you more clearance to tighten the bolts. It sounds like you already have the hitch. If you plan on doing some towing and need additional accessories I recommend etrailer ball mount kit # EBMK2416. It includes a ball mount, 2 balls, a hitch pin with clip,...
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  • Reciever Tube Depth from Frame on the Curt Class IV Trailer Hitch for a 1985 Ford F-150
    From the bottom of the vehicle frame, where the hitch will mount, to the top of the receiver tube the distance is 5-1/2 inches. There is no additional spacer kit needed and the Curt Class IV Trailer Hitch, item # 14001, comes with installation hardware included.
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  • Receiver Hitch Recommendation for 1986 Ford F-150 with Step Bumper
    The Curt Class IV Trailer Hitch Receiver, # 14001, is a confirmed fit for the 1986 Ford F-150 4-Wheel Drive with a standard or step bumper. This fully welded trailer hitch receiver bolts onto the F150's frame with no welding required. I am including a link to all of the hitches that we have available for a 1986 Ford F-150. Just select your bumper style and you will see a list of the hitches that are available for your truck. Each of those listed will also give you the recommended ball...
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  • Which Trailer Hitches Fit a 1990 Ford F-150
    We have a number of hitches that could fit your 1990 Ford F-150. I like Curt hitches because of their thicker powder coat compared to other brands. It depends on which frame and which rear bumper your truck has as to which is the correct Curt hitch: Standard or step bumper models use part # 14001 Deep drop bumper models use part # C15511 Cab and chassis models use part # 13028 Also, if you need a 7-way wiring harness you can hardwire in part # 20023. Or if you only need a 4-way...
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  • Can I Keep My Spare Tire Mounted With The Curt Trailer Hitch Receiver # 14001 On 1997 Ford F-250
    I contacted our representative at Curt and he informed me that you will be able to keep your spare tire on your 1997 Ford F-250 extended cab long bed with rear full tank, with the Curt Trailer Hitch Receiver, part # 14001. When installing part # 14001, you will need to lower the spare tire to install the Curt Hitch. After installation you will just need to raise the spare tire and position it into place. To complete your towing setup, you may be interested in the following items: Draw-Tite...
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