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2011 chevrolet traverse trailer hitch draw-tite custom fit class iii max-frame receiver - 2 inch
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draw-tite trailer hitch custom fit 7500 lbs wd gtw 75528
draw-tite trailer hitch custom fit 7500 lbs wd gtw 75528
draw-tite trailer hitch custom fit 7500 lbs wd gtw max-frame receiver - class iii 2 inch
draw-tite trailer hitch custom fit 7500 lbs wd gtw 75528
draw-tite trailer hitch custom fit 7500 lbs wd gtw max-frame receiver - class iii 2 inch
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draw-tite trailer hitch custom fit 7500 lbs wd gtw 75528
draw-tite trailer hitch custom fit 7500 lbs wd gtw max-frame receiver - class iii 2 inch
draw-tite trailer hitch custom fit 7500 lbs wd gtw 75528
draw-tite trailer hitch custom fit 7500 lbs wd gtw max-frame receiver - class iii 2 inch
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draw-tite trailer hitch custom fit 7500 lbs wd gtw 75528
draw-tite trailer hitch custom fit 7500 lbs wd gtw max-frame receiver - class iii 2 inch
draw-tite trailer hitch custom fit 7500 lbs wd gtw 75528
draw-tite trailer hitch custom fit 7500 lbs wd gtw max-frame receiver - class iii 2 inch
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draw-tite trailer hitch custom fit 7500 lbs wd gtw max-frame receiver - class iii 2 inch
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draw-tite trailer hitch custom fit 7500 lbs wd gtw 75528
draw-tite trailer hitch custom fit 7500 lbs wd gtw 75528
draw-tite trailer hitch custom fit 7500 lbs wd gtw 75528
draw-tite trailer hitch custom fit 7500 lbs wd gtw max-frame receiver - class iii 2 inch
draw-tite trailer hitch custom fit 7500 lbs wd gtw 75528
draw-tite trailer hitch custom fit 7500 lbs wd gtw max-frame receiver - class iii 2 inch
draw-tite trailer hitch custom fit 7500 lbs wd gtw 75528
draw-tite trailer hitch custom fit 7500 lbs wd gtw 75528
draw-tite trailer hitch custom fit 7500 lbs wd gtw 75528
draw-tite trailer hitch custom fit 7500 lbs wd gtw max-frame receiver - class iii 2 inch
draw-tite trailer hitch custom fit 7500 lbs wd gtw 75528
draw-tite trailer hitch custom fit 7500 lbs wd gtw max-frame receiver - class iii 2 inch
draw-tite trailer hitch custom fit 7500 lbs wd gtw 75528
draw-tite trailer hitch custom fit 7500 lbs wd gtw max-frame receiver - class iii 2 inch
draw-tite trailer hitch custom fit 7500 lbs wd gtw 75528
draw-tite trailer hitch custom fit 7500 lbs wd gtw max-frame receiver - class iii 2 inch
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draw-tite trailer hitch custom fit 7500 lbs wd gtw 75528
draw-tite trailer hitch custom fit 7500 lbs wd gtw 75528
draw-tite trailer hitch custom fit 7500 lbs wd gtw 75528
draw-tite trailer hitch custom fit 7500 lbs wd gtw max-frame receiver - class iii 2 inch
draw-tite trailer hitch custom fit 7500 lbs wd gtw 75528
draw-tite trailer hitch custom fit 7500 lbs wd gtw max-frame receiver - class iii 2 inch
draw-tite trailer hitch class iii 7500 lbs wd gtw 75528
draw-tite trailer hitch class iii 7500 lbs wd gtw in use
draw-tite trailer hitch custom fit 7500 lbs wd gtw 75528
draw-tite trailer hitch custom fit 7500 lbs wd gtw 75528
draw-tite trailer hitch custom fit 7500 lbs wd gtw max-frame receiver - class iii 2 inch
draw-tite trailer hitch class iii 7500 lbs wd gtw 75528
draw-tite trailer hitch custom fit 7500 lbs wd gtw 75528
draw-tite trailer hitch custom fit 7500 lbs wd gtw max-frame receiver - class iii 2 inch
draw-tite trailer hitch class iii 7500 lbs wd gtw 75528
draw-tite trailer hitch class iii 7500 lbs wd gtw in use
draw-tite trailer hitch custom fit 7500 lbs wd gtw 75528
draw-tite trailer hitch custom fit 7500 lbs wd gtw 75528
draw-tite trailer hitch custom fit 7500 lbs wd gtw 75528
draw-tite trailer hitch custom fit 7500 lbs wd gtw max-frame receiver - class iii 2 inch
draw-tite trailer hitch custom fit 7500 lbs wd gtw 75528
draw-tite trailer hitch custom fit 7500 lbs wd gtw max-frame receiver - class iii 2 inch
draw-tite trailer hitch custom fit 7500 lbs wd gtw 75528
draw-tite trailer hitch custom fit 7500 lbs wd gtw max-frame receiver - class iii 2 inch
draw-tite trailer hitch class iii 7500 lbs wd gtw 75528
draw-tite trailer hitch class iii 7500 lbs wd gtw in use
draw-tite trailer hitch custom fit 7500 lbs wd gtw 75528
draw-tite trailer hitch custom fit 7500 lbs wd gtw 75528
draw-tite trailer hitch custom fit 7500 lbs wd gtw 75528
draw-tite trailer hitch custom fit 7500 lbs wd gtw max-frame receiver - class iii 2 inch
draw-tite trailer hitch custom fit 7500 lbs wd gtw 75528
draw-tite trailer hitch custom fit 7500 lbs wd gtw max-frame receiver - class iii 2 inch
draw-tite trailer hitch custom fit 7500 lbs wd gtw 75528
draw-tite trailer hitch custom fit 7500 lbs wd gtw 75528
draw-tite trailer hitch custom fit 7500 lbs wd gtw 75528
draw-tite trailer hitch custom fit 7500 lbs wd gtw 75528
draw-tite trailer hitch custom fit 7500 lbs wd gtw 75528
draw-tite trailer hitch custom fit 7500 lbs wd gtw max-frame receiver - class iii 2 inch
draw-tite trailer hitch custom fit 7500 lbs wd gtw 75528
draw-tite trailer hitch custom fit 7500 lbs wd gtw max-frame receiver - class iii 2 inch
draw-tite trailer hitch class iii 7500 lbs wd gtw 75528
draw-tite trailer hitch class iii 7500 lbs wd gtw in use
draw-tite trailer hitch custom fit 750 lbs wd tw in use
draw-tite trailer hitch custom fit 7500 lbs wd gtw 75528
draw-tite trailer hitch custom fit 7500 lbs wd gtw 75528
draw-tite trailer hitch custom fit 7500 lbs wd gtw max-frame receiver - class iii 2 inch
draw-tite trailer hitch custom fit 7500 lbs wd gtw 75528
draw-tite trailer hitch custom fit 7500 lbs wd gtw max-frame receiver - class iii 2 inch
draw-tite trailer hitch class iii 7500 lbs wd gtw 75528

  • Draw-Tite
  • Class III
  • 2 Inch Hitch
  • 5000 lbs GTW
  • 750 lbs TW
  • Concealed Cross Tube
  • Custom Fit Hitch
  • 7500 lbs WD GTW
  • 750 lbs WD TW
Fully welded vehicle trailer hitch is strong and durable. Draw-Tite's Tested Tough guarantee ensures that this hitch exceeds industry standards. The combination of an e-coat base and a powder coat finish provides excellent rust protection. Lowest Prices for the best trailer hitch from Draw-Tite. Draw-Tite Max-Frame Trailer Hitch Receiver - Custom Fit - Class III - 2" part number 75528 can be ordered online at etrailer.com or call 800-298-8924 for expert service.



Draw-Tite Trailer Hitch - 75528

Fully welded vehicle trailer hitch is strong and durable. Draw-Tite's Tested Tough guarantee ensures that this hitch exceeds industry standards. The combination of an e-coat base and a powder coat finish provides excellent rust protection.


Features:

  • Custom-fit trailer hitch lets you tow a trailer or carry a bike rack or cargo carrier with your vehicle
  • Computer-aided, fully welded steel construction ensures strength and durability
  • Tested Tough - safety and reliability criteria exceed industry standards
  • Easy, bolt-on installation - no welding required
    • Complete hardware kit and installation instructions included
  • Lifetime technical support from the experts at etrailer.com
  • Black powder coat finish covers e-coat base for superior rust protection
  • Stylish, round-tube design
  • Ball mount, pin and clip sold separately


Specs:

  • Receiver opening: 2" x 2"
  • Rating: Class III
    • Maximum gross trailer weight: 5,000 lbs
      • Maximum GTW when used with weight distribution: 7,500 lbs
    • Maximum tongue weight: 750 lbs
      • Maximum TW when used with weight distribution: 750 lbs
  • Spacer block dimensions: 2" long x 1" wide x 1/4" thick
  • Limited lifetime warranty


Draw-Tite Tested Tough

Draw-Tite Tested Tough

Draw-Tite's Tested Tough program provides testing standards far superior to those outlined by the Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE), the go-to source for engineering professionals.



Each Draw-Tite trailer hitch receiver undergoes extensive fatigue testing and static testing with the ball mount that is either supplied or recommended for use with that particular hitch, thus ensuring results that are applicable to real life use. Fatigue testing is also conducted on hitches rated for use with weight-distribution systems.


In addition, Draw-Tite performs static testing on a simulated automobile, as opposed to the rigid fixture used for SAE testing, resulting in a more true-to-life scenario.


etrailer.com Technical Support

At etrailer.com we're committed to the products we sell, and to our customers. Our experienced and knowledgeable staff are available via both phone and email to address your questions and concerns for the lifetime of your hitch. The technicians at etrailer perform hitch installations on a daily basis, making them a valuable resource for do-it-yourselfers. The one-on-one, personal service you'll receive comes straight from an expert in the towing and automotive field. We've installed it, we've wired it and we've towed with it, so whatever your question, we can answer it.



75528 Draw-Tite Class 3 Trailer Hitch Receiver - Max-Frame

87435 Hidden Hitch Class 3 Trailer Hitch Receiver



75528 Installation InstructionsInstallation Details 75528 Installation instructions

This Product Fits The Following Vehicles

2007 - 2016 GMC Acadia

2017 - 2017 GMC Acadia Limited

2008 - 2017 Buick Enclave

2007 - 2010 Saturn Outlook

2009 - 2017 Chevrolet Traverse

2018 - 2018 Chevrolet Traverse Limited



Video of Draw-Tite Max-Frame Trailer Hitch Receiver - Custom Fit - Class III - 2"


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




Video Transcript for Trailer Hitch Installation - 2015 Buick Enclave - Draw-Tite

Today we're going to be taking a look at then installing the Draw-Tite Max-Frame custom fit trailer hitch receiver. This is a class III 2-inch hitch. Part number is 75528. This going on our 2015 Buick Enclave. Here's what the hitch is going to look like once we've got it installed into the vehicle. That's right, we're going to be able to put our cover back on. We're not going to have this blank opening here with just a hitch sticking out where we can see it as we go. Just turn in the two set screws down here, kind of pulling down on that.

That's going to allow us to separate it. As you can see, the hitch tucks up nicely. It's a round tube design so if you are going to be leaving that cover open you don't have one of the large square kind of blocks hanging down. We've got a tab here if you plan on putting in a four-way pull or a seven pull-plug, we can easily attach it there. Of course, it's going to have safety chain hooks.

It's got a little extra steel right here around this front section to give us a little extra support and it's going to be fully welded all the way around our tube. It's a full pass through. It's just really nice good looking hitch that we can cover up when it's not in use. As you can see, it's been designed for a standard 5/8 pin to pass through but it's also got this slightly smaller hole here. That's going to be for the J-pin. It's made by Draw-Tite.

It's a J-pin stabilization system. So if you'd like to use that set up, ready to go. The maximum tongue weight that we've got on our hitch is 750 pounds. The maximum gross trailer weight rating is going to be 5,000 pounds. You will want to look into the Buick's owner's manual just to make sure of what the vehicle's capacity is as well and you'll want to use the lower number of those. Let's go over a couple of different measurements that are going to help you in selecting your ball mount, bike rack, or maybe a cargo carrier. To start with we've got the measurement from the center of the hitch pin hole to the outermost edge of the bumper.

That's going to be about 4 inches. Now from the ground to the inside edge of top tube of the receiver opening we're going to have about 18 1/8 inches. So, just keep these in mind when making your selections. First step's going to be to remove our access panel located underneath. We've got a couple of just kind of turnstile fasteners here. Just rotate those both 90 degrees. We can separate those. Then you've four tabs across the top here that kind of clip in. Just set that aside for now. Let's take a strap and you're just going to bring it across underneath your exhaust here somewhere where you can get it hooked in on both sides and we'll take some slack out of it. This is going to provide some support for our exhaust, as we lower it down it's going to have something to rest on so it's not resting or causing undue strain on the front part of the system there. Now on both sides of the vehicle we're also going to have two rubber isolators or exhaust hangers that we also need to remove. We've got one located here on the top. That's the easy one. The one here is a little more difficult. It's located just to the outside of your tailpipe assembly there. So we'll hit these both with a little bit of spray lubricant just to kind of help us in removing them. Do the same thing to the two located on this side. Now we'll come through and just start pulling our hangers off. Sometimes you may need a pry bar or something. Whatever you need to do to get them off. All right, you see, that's just going to give us that little bit of extra space we need to get our nuts in there. Now for installing our hitch we're going to be using the two weld nuts located on both sides. These are just above our tailpipe. That's going to get the 12 millimeter by 45 bolt and a conical toothed washer. The conical toothed washer will face in towards our hitch and will be sandwiched in between there. For our middle two mounting locations, here and here, we'll be using a weld nut that will go up through and then a half inch bolt by an inch and three-quarter, that's also going to have a conical toothed washer and that washer should face up. And our two others are located here on the driver's side. Now we're going to go through, use a little bit of spray lubricant in each of our weld nut locations. Remember, we've got the two here on the driver's side and the two on the other side. We're just going to clean these out. This is part number 814092 if you don't already have one. And now we'll check each one to make sure our bolts will thread in properly. We'll now just kind of slide our hitch up into position here and now we'll start one of our M12 fasteners right up into the weld nut. We'll want to do this on both sides so just do it loosely for now. And we're going to be putting one bolt in each of the weld nut locations. Now for our middle connection points as we discussed we're going to put a handle nut up and in. We've also got our bolt and our conical toothed washer but now there's one last important step that you want to remember. That's that we've got a spacer block that should be put in between the hitch and the bottom of our vehicle. We're welding that in to where it will sit right over, or our handle nut, to where it will sit right over the hole. Thread that in just to get it started. We want to leave enough room on the side here so we can still get our other spacer in. And we just need to take a quick look to be sure we've got our hitch centered and with it set up we can just start tightening our fasteners down. It's now time to go around to each of our fasteners and torque it down to specification just referring to your instruction booklet there, it's going to tell you exactly what torque you should set. Now let's go back through and reconnect our four exhaust hangers. With our exhaust re-secured let's just come around and take out our strap. That's going to complete today's installation of the Draw-Tite Max-Frame trailer hitch receiver. Part number 75528 on our 2015 Buick Enclave. .


Customer Reviews

Draw-Tite Max-Frame Trailer Hitch Receiver - Custom Fit - Class III - 2" - 75528

Average Customer Rating:  4.9 out of 5 stars   (965 Customer Reviews)

Fully welded vehicle trailer hitch is strong and durable. Draw-Tite's Tested Tough guarantee ensures that this hitch exceeds industry standards. The combination of an e-coat base and a powder coat finish provides excellent rust protection.

- 75528

by: Matt B.06/16/2016


I bought the Draw-Tite Class III 2" Trailer Hitch Receiver for my '12 Chevy Traverse. I got it for one main reason, a new hitch mounted bike carrier. I was a little nervous about ordering it, because I was worried about the fit, and I don't have any experience with trailer hitches. Prior to ordering it, I did a little research on the website. I plugged in the year, make and model of my car, and the site gave me a few options for custom fit hitch receivers. I picked the one that I wanted, and then I looked over the instructions, Q&A, and watched the installation video. The video is what really swayed me, it looked really simple! I was right. When the hitch receiver arrived, I was surprised at how light it was, it was lighter than my bike carrier! I will say that the included instructions are a bit lacking. I think some larger and more clear pictures with the appropriate step would be helpful. Thankfully, the website does a fantastic job with the installation instructions, and again, the video was a HUGE help! When I first tried to install it, I couldn't get the appropriate bolts into the weld nuts. I had cleaned them with some WD-40 and a wire brush, or so I thought. I thought that I was sent the wrong size bolt because the teeth would not even grab into the weld nut, and it just kept spinning; I was aggravated at the thought of waiting for replacement parts. But, I went back to the website and looked a little further into the Q&A section, and I found another video on cleaning the weld nuts. In the video, it described my exact issue, and even explained that despite one's belief that the bolts would not fit the weld nuts, 99% of the time the weld nuts were not thoroughly cleaned out. Well, guess what? I went back to cleaning the weld nuts, and after a total of roughly 4hrs and some serious elbow grease and a full can of WD-40, I had cleaned out the weld nuts enough so that the bolts fit with ease! My '12 Traverse has about 37K miles on it, so there was a lot of rust and grime in there. After getting the weld nuts clean, the actual installation of the hitch receiver took me maybe 45mins. And I had no issues with installing it by myself. I did have to lower my spare tire in order to get my torque wrench in there, but other than that there were no major issues. I can't imagine paying a couple hundred $$ extra to have a professional install this. Even if someone had absolutely no mechanical ability whatsoever, they could install this themselves; just watch the video and follow the instructions. Honestly, I think I've had more difficulty in helping my kids build their LEGO sets, than I did installing this hitch! I would highly recommend etrailer.com to anyone looking for a hitch, and I am extremely pleased with the ease of the entire process, from finding the right product to delivery to installation. Although I didn't deal directly with customer service, I'm sure that if you can't find an answer to your question on the website itself, someone from customer service would certainly be able to help you. Thank you etrailer! 261694


Comments

Its been a year since my purchase, installation, and initial review. I have had no issues with the hitch and no complaints. I will definitely be looking at Etrailer should I need any other trailer hitches, parts or accessories!

Matt B - 06/18/2017

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- 75528

by: Jay06/30/2017


The online purchasing process could not be any easier through etrailer. I also received emails from etrailer when the product was shipped and they even sent me an email once they were informed that the product had been delivered to my house. Pretty impressive. The packaging of the product was exactly what I would expect. Many reviews from others had mentioned suppliers that have shipped their product without any boxing material and the product showing up being damaged and parts missing. etrailer packages their products in a very durable packing box, the product is mobilized with additional packing material inside to prevent dings and damage, and all of the mounting hardware and instructions are sealed in a bag. Assembly could not be easier. eTrailer has created a great You Tube video at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mEqrluxIw5o which made installation a breeze after watching this. I had my 4 yr old daughter help me with the installation (She held up one side of the hitch while I started the bolts on the other side), I dropped the muffler for easier access to the vehicle’s frame mounting holes on one side, and I used the handle nuts that were provide by etrailer to install the bolts through the predrilled holes in my Acadia which made the rear bolt install quite easy. The hitch fit perfectly without any interference and the 2016 Acadia's cover also fits back on my vehicle to hide everything while the hitch is not in use. I timed the entire installation process and it only took me 16 minutes and 10 seconds. etrailer provided clearance measurements for the mounting of accessories which gave me confidence that my cargo carrier would fit. My cargo carrier fits into the hitch perfectly, there is ample clearance between my carrier and my vehicle, and there is enough clearance around the hitch to use a locking hitch pin. You really cannot beat the quality of this product, the easy of ordering from etrailer, the efficient and professional shipping process that etrailer has created, and the ease of installation for this product. 400626



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by: Dave06/10/2015


One of my key concerns was that several vendors apparently ship these trailer hitches unwrapped and without a box. I was pleased to find that the hitch was nicely packaged with the parts nicely secured. I found the video very helpful, and I completed the installation in less than an hour. Using a ratchet strap to secure the mufflers made the job quite simple. I did have help holding up one side of the hitch while I started the bolts, but other than that it was largely a solo effort. My Enclave has only been through one winter, and the bolts threaded in after minimal cleaning the threads with a shot of WD40. The four rubber muffler hangers popped off without use of lubricant or a pry bar. Oh, by the way I took advantage of the low price guarantee. Etrailer provided the price difference plus 10% before the item even shipped. I almost felt guilty about getting a credit when I found a lower price from a lesser vendor. Etrailer has been extremely responsive, and I couldn't be happier with the whole experience. 202383


Comments

I went back and refreshed my memory last years review, and I am still satisfied today. The hitch looks the same as when I installed it a year ago.It was a great value and buying experience, and if I am in the market for trailer accessories, I will be back.I think that the etrailer business model of including customer comments and informative installation videos would translate well to other parts markets.

Dave - 06/18/2016

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by: Josh B07/21/2017


I purchased this hitch for my 2010 Saturn Outlook to haul our Boy Scout Troop's trailer for an upcoming campout. I watched the video associated with the product a few times before the hitch came so that I knew how to install it. The suggested install time said 45 minutes, but it took me over 3 hours. However, this was not the fault of the hitch, it was due to me not realizing there were 2 gaskets instead of 1 to lower my 2 mufflers, installing this by myself (it got heavy holding it up by myself), and mainly to having 7 years worth of rust, dirt and debris in the bolt holes under my vehicle. It took me a long time to get the bolts started in the holes. I ended up going to an auto parts store to get some rust removal and more spray lubricant. After I had ordered the hitch, I saw a recommendation for a wire brush. I REALLY wish I had ordered it. The auto parts store I went to did not have one. After a lot of trying to muscle the bolts on, what finally worked was spray a lot of rust removal in the hole. Then I sprayed a lot of spray lubricant in the hole and on the bolt. Once I got the bolt started, I tightened the bolt until it stopped moving. I then removed the bolt, wiped off all the rust on the bolt, re-lubricated the bolt and put it on again going further than the previous time. I repeated this step many times for each of the 4 bolts. It took me 2 hours to figure out this procedure. As soon as I did, the hitch went on easily. It fit the mountings perfectly and looks great. Once I figured out how to clean out the rust and get a good thread going, it went on easily. The directions and video were excellent. I would recommend this hitch to anyone looking for one and tell them to buy the recommended wire brush, take their time to work through the rust, and use a lot of spray lubricant. 409035



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by: Dylan03/14/2013


I received the hitch in the mail a few days ago, and I must first say that the packaging was very good. The hitch was well protected and boxed up nicely, with no loose parts anywhere. The instructions were fairly easy to follow and installation took about 1 hour. It could have taken less time if I had a lower profile torque wrench. The distance between the top of the muffler and the bolt was less than 2" and the height of my torque wrench and socket were more than that. So, in my case, it took me hanging on the muffler to make enough room to get the wrench in between to tighten the bolts to specification. As I said before, I didn't have the proper tool so I used what I had. For the 2012 GMC Acadia, the installation used 6 bolts, 6 cone washers, 2 spacers, and 2 handle nuts. The plastic bumper cover and the rubber muffler vibration mounts are the only things that need to be removed for the installation. Overall, it seems like a well-built trailer hitch. I look forward to many years of use! 70641



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by: Dave H.08/26/2014


Unbelievable service/support!. Let's start with shipping...2 1/2 days, delivered a whole day ahead of estimated arrival date. Product - superb. Didn't make the 1/2 install time on the hitch as I was working by myself (that sucker is heavy!) and when I went to lower the dual exhaust, got one of the hangers but not the other. Found this out when I went back to put the one I took off back on. My bad. So I was still able to install the hitch but couldn't get my torque wrench in there to do it proper. Will have to go back and do again but I was still able to install tightly to tow a little 4' X 7' utility trailer no sweat. Will probably have the hitch welded to the frame since its hidden when not in use. Electrical Install....another piece of cake with one minor exception. The directions indicated to attach the black wire coming from the battery to the RED wire coming out of the module. There is no RED wire coming out of the module, it's black also. My knowledge of DC wiring told me to go with it. I did, everything worked great. As previously reported, the green wire going to the passenger side was a little short (probably due to my routing) but the black wire going to the battery was about a foot long (I liked that)! I'm not real happy about my routing so I will go back and redo when I get the hitch welded. I want a really good job and the initial install I was under to gun to rush the job so I had to take a couple of harmless shortcuts. When I do the redo, I'll document for etrailer.com, they are most deserving in my book! I most strongly recommend these folks at etrailer.com. In fact, I need to go back to them for the 4 wire flat connector bracket and their 2" ball. Was in too much of a rush this go-around. . 148764



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by: John O. Midlothian, TX09/13/2012


I ordered the hitch at 6pm on a Monday and it arrived at 2pm on a Thursday via standard UPS delivery. This installation was a snap. I set my laptop up in the back of our 2011 Traverse, watched the installation video and had it on in about 30 minutes. We also purchased the 118450 wiring harness. My wife and I had a great time installing it together; again in about 45 minutes. Thanks "etrailer" for getting me the correct parts (so quickly) and for producing the fantastic install videos! 54619



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by: Marv Z06/22/2017


Like many others stated, super easy installation of the hitch. Only took me about 30 min by myself. It took me about an hour for the wiring harness and bracket since I had to find another bolt and nut since it only came with 3. The thing that gave me the most trouble was the wiring harness. I couldn't bring the cannon plug down towards me at all so I had to do it all by feel. The mounting bracket for the wiring harness I chose to flip upside down and bend towards the rear of the car and down so I could hide the wiring and hitch completely. The other reason was because I didn't want the bracket to catch on anything because it was lower than the bumper. I ordered the supplies on Fri and they were here mid day the following Tuesday. With all the great videos, a job that might have taken me 4-5 hours only took 2 hours plus knowing where the cannon plug was helped tremendously. If I hadn't known where it was I would have prob had to do a splice job. This job, in my opinion, looks professional. Thanks ETRAILER. 399633



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by: Justin H.03/19/2014


I have a 2013 GMC Acadia and wanted to add a hitch to haul my snowmobiles and add a bike rack. I ordered the hitch and wiring harness (product 118614) on a Sunday and the products arrived Thursday. My father and I were able to mount the hitch in 20 minutes and did not need to take the exhaust of the brackets, which saved us some time. As others have stated, the bumper fascia on a 2013 Acadia can be re-installed over the hitch without issue. The wiring harness was easy to install as well. Very pleased with etrailers service and installation videos, which aided in making the installation quick. Would definitely order from e-trailer again. 121245


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Product has been great. It takes 15 seconds to remove the fascia off the back of my Acadia and install the hitch ballmount or a bike receiver. Ive used the hitch to trailer my snowmobile and four wheeler without issue. Ive also had no issue with the lights/wiring harness

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by: Juan T08/05/2014


This is was the first towing hitch I have installed. Installation was easier than I thought, took about an hour and a half including, gathering of tools and exhaust system cooling time and a single set of hands. What I liked about the hitch receiver were the tolerances to which it was made, it had very little movement at the time of adjustment for final torquing of bolts. Also, once the factory hitch cover goes back on, there is no way to tell if one is on. The only problem is that if you have a cargo carrier to use like mine, it is difficult to insert a keyed locking pin as there were only about 5 inches to work with, still recommend. This was installed on a 2014 Traverse. The videos on Etrailer are extremely helpful, I felt more comfortable doing the install by myself. Saved me at least $200. 144395


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It has been working out well. No problems at all. No vehicle should be without.

Juan T - 11/26/2015

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by: Tom G11/19/2013


No problem putting on the Hitch our 2012 Enclave. My wife did not want the hitch to show. Done some research and found that GM has a fisacia insert that takes the place of the one you remove. GM part # 25775358. A little pricey but worth it. 107818


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Just got a 2014 Enclave. Thinking to buy the same hitch. Based on the video, it seems the orig. rear fascia door can be re-installed back. Why did you not put back the orig. one? Its not possible or you dont like the orig. fascia style? Or, only 20132014 enclave fascia door can be reinstalled? Thanks.

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It is my understanding that the 2013

-- comment by: tom g - 12/17/2013

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Tom, I think part of your response got cut off. The Enclave received a bit of a facelift for the 2013 model year and the changes to rear bumper cover allow for the original cover to be re-installed over a hitch on 2013 and newer. 2012 and older models require a different panel to accommodate a hitch.

-- Patrick B - 12/19/2013

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You are correct, or at least that was my understanding from Pecks Trailer Hlitch installation. I just know my fascia would not go back on, the hitch is very hard to see anyway Just my wifes car and she did not want the hitch to show.

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Thanks all for the comments. Spring is coming. Ordered and got the hitch installed on my 2014 Enclave. the orig. fascia door can be re-installed wo any problem.Happy!

-- comment by: snowshovel - 04/21/2014

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by: MarcV05/22/2017


Product arrived in timely manner, and in good shape. The install said 3 out of 10 for difficulty, which yes is the case if your car is new and everything is nice and clean. This is the 4th trailer hitch I have put on a car in the last 10 years, and the experience with etrailer was on par with the other sites I have used. The reason I did not give 5 stars (and I wouldn't have for the other either), was that the instructions are typically minimal with little or no help for the average person with some of the concepts. For instance, "remove the muffler hanger" with a crude picture is some help, but you have to go find somewhere online to learn how to do this (hint: lubricant!) or as I mentioned above, its a 3 if your car is new BUT if your car has been on the road for a few years already, then like my install there is all sorts of crud in the open threaded holes in your frame. You can't just jam the bolt up in there, I had to get a bottle brush and some lubricant and scrub the threads numerous times until the bolt could go in without ruining the threads. My point being, I knew what I was in for due to previous trial/errors with my other installs, but these are some helpful pointer that etrailer could put on its own "tips and tricks" sheet and throw in the box! That would be worth stars. 383392



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by: Ditchwizard06/21/2015


I put this hitch on in about 45 minutes single-handedly -- no, really, I am 7 weeks out from rotator cuff surgery and I found it easy to install using mostly my non-dominant arm. It's that easy! On the Traverse, it is truly a "hidden hitch" -- see pics. I used this hitch in conjunction with the Curt C56245 wiring harness and TrailerMate TM76470 mounting bracket. Each of those products work perfectly with this hitch. I would not change anything, this is a perfect setup. 206111



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by: Keith G.07/12/2014


Ordering from Etrailer was easy and with free shipping, can't go wrong. This trailer hitch was easily installed and works great. Installed in less than 15min on a 2014 Traverse. I do not know about other hitches, but what is nice about this one, is the hitch sits well up under the vehicle, so the same plastic hitch cover that came with the vehicle can still be used. I was somewhat expecting to have to purchase the alternate cover which has extension for the hitch receiver or leave the hitch visible. The wife was pleased, that the hitch was not visible. 141031


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Keith, which hitch did you buy and what model Traverse do you have? Where does one buy the alternative cover?

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Keith ordered the Draw-Tite Max-Frame hitch, part # 75528 from us for his 2014 Traverse. There are alternate covers from GM, but whether you'd need one would be dependent on year and which model. This hitch fits Traverse, Outlook, Enclave and Acadia.

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by: jaron randall04/16/2014


The towing hitch showed up in good condition and I installed it. It was easy to install and is not an eye sore to my car. Thanks 125461


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just as happy with it as the day I installed it. Thanks

jaron r - 04/16/2015

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just as happy with it as the day I installed it. Thanks

jaron r - 04/16/2015

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by: Joseph M.06/05/2014


Super product with wonderful video installation instructions. Etrailer does a great job in providing a product that matches up with your vehicle and easy to follow video instructions for installation. Well done!! Product went on easily and fit perfectly. I used the no-drill mount bracket to place the 4 pin connector down and underneath the vehicle. The electric connection wiring harness was very easy to install. I was able to put on the plastic cover that came with the Traverse and everything is hidden. Wonderful product and wonderful company who by the way gave me express shipping at no extra charge. Nice job etrailer. 134396


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It is working great. Very happy!!!

Joseph M - 06/05/2015

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by: Brad A.06/21/2012


My family's bikes won't all fit inside my 2011 Acadia, so I bought this hitch for a hitch-mount bicycle rack. It fit perfectly. Installation was very easy and straight-forward. Watching the videos beforehand really helped - and the install went right as the video showed. Backing the vehicle up on ramps also helped with clearance to work under the car. I bought the Hidden Hitch brand vs. the Draw Tite because the receiver looked to be a little shorter and would not stick out as far past the bumper. Excellent decision, because GMC's optional Trailer Hitch Closeout fits perfectly covers the new hitch receiver for a very clean, finished look. (This part from GMC replaces the bumper panel that all the install videos say to remove and won't be used - GMC part 19244180). One minor complaint: the hitch could used some more protection in the shipping box. There was no padding or protection in the box. As a result, the paint chipped off a few spots (chain retaining rings) down to bare metal. A bit of spray primer and black paint fixed it, but some more protection in the box would prevent damage and future corrosion. 45087



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by: Neil05/02/2012


Perfect fit on GMC acadia 2008. Easy to install, thanks to the instructional videos. Distance from center of 5/8 pinhole to farthest part of bumber is around 5 inches. There is also a 1/2 hole. Arrived on time. Perfect fit with mounting bracket 18144. Wiring harness 118451 was also easy to install. 39220


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Neil, did your hitch cover go back on?

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by: Jim K.06/17/2014


I installed this hitch on my 2013 GMC Acadia myself in about 30 minutes with absolutely no issues whatsoever. When it was completed, the plastic bumper fascia cover was able to be re-installed, so the hitch can be totally invisible when not in use. (see photos) Their website has "How To" videos which clearly demonstrate what to expect during the installation process. The hitch came with all necessary instructions (illustrated) and hardware. These people at etrailer.com are incredible! They communicated with me from the instant I submitted my order until it was delivered so there was no uncertainty about when I could expect the product to arrive. Just an excellent experience all around. Thanks !!!! 135926



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by: Fred w K.05/07/2015


What an excellent product and such an EZ install. I did some custom refit to my plastic rear cover so it could fit on the back a cover most of the Hitch. I have sent pictures to GorgeJ. and will try to enclose them in this email as well. Thank you for such a great experiences! 191164



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by: Greg A.05/31/2013


Very well designed product and quality is high. The biggest issue I had was using the wrong bolts( M12's) where I should have used the 1/2" hex bolts. They looked to be the same size but aren't. I ended up stripping the handle nuts on both sides and had to replace with additional nuts with thread loc. I would recommend being more clear on the fact that there are (2) sized of bolts and if you do not have "weldnuts" at the reciever location then you MUST use the 1/2" Hex Bolts with the handle nuts. 82708


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A top notch product and no issues. Great company with excellent follow up!

Greg A - 05/31/2014

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by: Don S.11/16/2013


Ordered the hitch from etrailer Tuesday night, the day we picked up our 2009 Enclave, and it was dellivered on Friday(!), but I had to wait for a warm day to do the install. After the hitch was delivered, etailer sent me link to a review and resource page, with an installation video of the Englave. Watched the installation video, then watched it again to make sure I picked up on every detail. Installation went as smoothly as predicted, despite working on my back, with the rear end (of the Enclave) up on ramps. Took me about an hour, but then I hadn't installed a Hidden Hitch since our 1995 Olds 88. Product and service from etailer are great! 107548



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by: Harry E04/08/2013


I received the hitch, ball mount and wiring for my 2012 Acadia within just a couple of days after placing the order. The entire order was well packed in very heavy cardboard and was still in good condition upon arrival. I finally got around to putting it on today and as some others have indicated taking loose the muffler hangers and reinstalling them is probably the worst part of the job. I used some of my wifes vegetable spray and that helped a great deal. I did need my wife to help hold up on the hitch as I got the bolts started so we made a family project out of it. 74966


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Yes, we still like that the hitch has the capability of being hidden withthe optional cover that we purchased for our 2012 Acadia. We will be using it again shortly to trailer our golf cart up to the campgrounds.

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by: Grant06/18/2014


Vehicle: 2014 GMC Acadia Product works great and easy to install. More tongue weight (750 lbs.) than most others. Car had less than 5K miles on it so getting the 4 bumper hangers off required no special tools or spraying. Using a tie-down worked great for lowering the exhaust. Just did the install in the driveway without ramps. Everything lined up. For the handlenuts, I did not bend but just slid it under the plastic to keep them tight and flush. You can re-install the fascia cover when not in use. Once your figure it out, it's easy to get fascia cover on and off. 136179



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by: Stan R.06/16/2013


This product was just as advertised. Other than my lack of knowledge on how to lower the exhaust system on my 2012 Acadia - the rest of the installation went smoothly. The installation video was a big help but as I said - I didn't realize that the exhaust system was held in place by rubber hangers and all you had to do was slid them over the brackets. Once I figured that out it was smooth sailing! I looks great. 84856


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Its been working great.

Stan R - 07/24/2014

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by: CW07/06/2017


Easy installation took me about 10 minutes after I got my tools out. You can do the installation without dropping the exhaust if you use a wrench (can't verify actual torque value with wrench) or a 3/8 drive torque wrench (not as much leverage as longer 1/2 drive), on the exhaust side. If you use a 1/2 drive torque wrench you'll need to remove the exhaust hangers to allow room for socket and torque wrench. I set the exhaust side up first started 1 bolt, set the drivers side up and hand tightened 1 bolt with washer then backed it out 2 turns to allow some play, then installed the 2nd bolt and washer till it touched. When back to exhaust side installed 2nd bolt and washer, then set spacer slightly bent the bar on the bar nut, slipped into the opening and hand tightened bolt with washer, and repeat. Set torque wrench to proper setting and torque frame bolts, reset torque wrench for bumper bolts and tighten. Done! 402269



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by: Jon M.09/26/2012


I bought this hitch and was very impressed with the fast delivery. I also was grateful for the online video demonstrating the installation which made this a breeze. Can't say enough about the service of this company. 55850


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The hitch I bought for our Chevrolet Traverse has worked fine for the last year. The installation was simple using the online video. The parts connected just like the video suggested. Great product and support.

Jon M - 03/28/2014

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by: phil04/05/2015


i bought the hitch package, hitch, harness and ball mount. the materials are first rate and well made. installing the hitch took less than 30 minutes. instructions said to drop the muffler on the passenger side rear for access to the holes, but on the 2009 traverse i had room without dropping the muffler. the wire harness took a couple hours thru no fault of the product. i had trouble getting one of the taillight assemblies out. very happy and recommend the product to anyone. thanks much!!!!!! 183277



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by: Joel H.06/05/2014


Stunning is all I can say! First of all, Ricky at etrailer.com was awesome! He guided me through several hitch options based on my need and ended up feeling that the least expensive was my best option. In addition, it says, 30 minutes to install on my 2013 Buick Enclave and the video shows that you have to drop the exhaust some! Yeah right! Well, it was. I added a few minutes for tools, etc., but it was just about 30 minutes. The video was dead on and it was so easy to install. It was almost fun! In addition, everyone is cautious about saying you can re-attach the fascia to cover the hitch, but you CAN!!! That is part of the reason I went with this hitch. I'm very picky and want things done the best way possible and this hitch did it. It was a breeze and did everything I needed. Thanks again Ricky and etrailer. This is my second hitch and it's the only place I'd go! 134419



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by: Scott P02/27/2012


Product fit my 11' Traverse, like a dream. LOVE the way it is actually hidden beneath the License plate, and does not stick out at all. Instructional video posted online was SPOT ON. I will be using it to pull a landscape trailer, but didn't want the hitch to stick out behind the truck and be a shin buster.... I will be installing the Wiring Harness tomorrow.. With the instructions and videos included, Im certain it will be just as easy. 32681



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by: Jim P02/23/2017


Ordered my hitch late on Sunday and had it here in Metro Detroit on Wednesday! Tonight, I installed my new hitch before dinner and could not be more pleased. Great price, easy install, and to top it off, the factory bumper close out cover that normally has to be left off with aftermarket hitches was reinstalled and hides the hitch like it's not even there! How awesome! Please see pictures of the installed hitch with cover installed. 345050



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by: Pete Fiske05/21/2014


Product fit perfect and was easy to install. Ordering and delivery was the easiest that I have ever had online. Thanks for the email updates and the tracking info. I will order from etrailer.com again! Truly impressed!! Thanks!!!! Sorry no Pic.. heading out of town with trailer attached:) 131759


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Works and looks Great!! Thanks!

Pete F - 05/21/2015

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by: Ryan J.02/02/2015


Purchased this hitch at the recommendation of etrailer customer service, which was very helpful ad friendly. I installed this on a 2013 Acadia, and watched the video prior to isntall. It took approximately 30 minutes as advertised and was very easy. There was enough clearance in the car that I didnt need to put it on a lift, and I didnt need to remove the exaust tie in the middle of the car, just the ones in the rear. I only intent to use this for bike/ski/cargo carriers, and do not intend to tow any heavy equipment. It looks nice and should do the job just fine. I am able to put the hitch cover back on with no problems. One extra thing I did was give the bottom of the hitch an extra coat of rustoleum and then another clear coat so that it would add some more protection to prevent rust. 172059



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by: D aun04/16/2013


Our item was shipped out within 24 hours and received in good condition. It was super easy to install too, just like the video showed. Already used it! We are happy customers and will buy from your company again. 76366


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Its been a year now and we still love it. We are totally happy with customer service too!

DAun - 04/22/2014

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by: Steve Y.01/10/2014


I am pleased with the quality and price of this hitch. It tucks neatly out of sight. There were no problems with installation on my 2007 Acadia. Shipping was quicker than promised for free delivery. The experience was all good. 112499


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After a year I still like this. Works great and was exactly what I needed.

Steve Y - 01/10/2015

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by: Scott L.06/23/2011


We ordered the Draw Tite Hitch and 24x60 Cargo Hitch carrier. #75528 Draw Tite Hitch Class III Hitch - 2011 Traverse #63153 Railed Cargo Carrier for 2" hitch See pics attached, thanks etrailer.com 17761



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by: Brad S.10/08/2016


Not much to say that hasn't been. Fast shipping, excellent packaging, exact hole line up, all parts included. Indeed it is built well and will last. Most difficult part was finding a place for my torque bar position. Would been easier to drop my spare tire first, but wouldn't of saved time that way. Took 15 minutes on my back without jacking up 2016 Traverse. One thought though was, on the frame where the 4 M12 bolts are mounted under, I have nuts also welded into the side of the frame, which I thought could of been utilized but weren't. They may not be needed but why not, I thought.. 304651



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by: Greg S.04/26/2012


Two thumbs up! I ordered Friday night and received it Wednesday afternoon. It took me an hour to do the complete install and that was because of the time to clean the threads in the frame. My car has 26000 miles on it and I probably would have damaged some threads if I had not taken time to clean out the threads (more than a brush shown in the video). The wire ties that were supplied are too small but I keep ties on hand. I question the mixed hardware. It would make sense to me to keep it all metric since the weld nuts on the car are. Going to SAE on the bumper bolts just necessitated an other socket. This job can be done with a 12X1.75 thread cleaner, an 18 mm socket, a 7 mm nut driver, and a torque wrench if the hardware were all metric. This was Avery good experience. 38469



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by: Sharon Schwarz04/02/2014


Item came in a timely manner, was notified each step. Fits well, soon to get a new scooter and will be able to try out the lift. 123461


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Beautiful. son is a certified automobile technician, and he says it went on in no time, great product.

Sharon S - 05/22/2015

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by: Rick Y.02/24/2012


I have a 2012 Traverse LT and was looking for a hitch that would be easy to install and not stick out past my bumper. I browsed etrailer.com and saw that they had the best price for what I was looking for. When I called their customer service dept for help before I purchased the hitch, they were fantastic. I received the hitch in two days. The hitch was very easy to install. I also bought the Part# 118450 -T-One Vehicle Wiring Harness with 4 Pole Trailer Connector & Part# 37185 - Adapter 4 Pole to 7 Pole and 4 Pole. The wiring was very easy to hook up to the vehicle tail lights existing wiring harness. I would definitely recommend buying this product to anyone who is looking for a good hitch at an affordable price. 32413



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by: Bill Laird09/22/2014


The hitch arrived timely and I was able to install it by myself! The product is of high quality and video showing how to install the hitch made the installation very easy. Thank you very much! Bill Laird 152443


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Very well!

Bill L - 09/22/2015

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by: John P.07/02/2017


Received my Traverse hitch in 3 days , thought that was great . The hitch was a defective Draw-Tite 75528, the end mounting flange on one side was welded at an incorrect angle and the hitch would not bolt to the frame rails. I called etrailer about this and they shipped out another hitch at n/c in 3 days with a pre-paid UPS label to return the defect . That was a fair option to me , the replacement part was correct and it fit properly , the only thing was the hole for the ball mount hitch pin was undersize and I had to use a round file to open it up to fit the pin through it . I guess in Mexico they use a smaller pin size to hold the ball mount on The customer service at etrailer was great, thanks Niki 402478



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by: Bob D.06/07/2012


I ordered a hitch for my Buick Enclave by phone on Monday morning 6/4/2012. I was told it would take approximately 5 to 7 Days to arrive. To my surprise It was at my door on Wed. 6/6/2012. Thursday the 7th. i installed it by my self in approx. 50 minutes. I also received the wiring hook up for it. It took me about 30 minutes to install this. It looks nice on my Buick. I plan on using it this coming weekend. I would recommend using etrailer to anyone needing any equipment they have to sell. Bob Deam 43188



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by: Dave R01/02/2011


Easy addition to my 2010 Enclave This truly was a no brainer and as easy as many have described and the video is spot on. The hardest part was slipping the exhaust mounts off/on - just make sure to spray wd-40 as recommended in the video. With this hitch (and the 3 others offered here), it's not possible to put the fascia cover back on, and this was confirmed by the experts at eTrailer before I purchased it. I'm not sure how one of the reviewers re-installed the cover even after cutting it, given that there is a small leg on the left side that would block the cover. eTrailer even upgraded my shipping to 3 day for free, so it arrived much faster than expected. Overall a great experience. 4894



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by: BobA03/04/2017


I purchased for my 2014 Buick Enclave from etrailer- love the install videos, the draw-tite hitch #75528 also the wiring harness #118270 and the holding bracket #18144. My big concern was that the hitch would stick out and the cover would not work, be assured your stock cover will fit with out any modification and the install will look as good as the factory. I only tow a small trailer 4'x8.5' max 2500 lbs., so I only installed the harness without brake control, but that can be added. My other concern was the wiring since I didn't have the tow ready package installed. 2013-up do have the wiring plug in the rear fender up to the fuse box, just follow the great install videos 348408



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by: David F.05/23/2015


Installation went well with minimum problems. To be used to haul bikes today and a camper at a later date. I do not anticipate any problems. David F. 195012


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Still working well.

David F - 05/26/2016

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by: Brian Mc06/26/2013


I have ordered from eTrailer before. Everything I have ordered from them has shipped fast and packed well. I also have seen their YouTube video's for installation on this hitch and wiring harness and that was what sold me on buying from them. It only took around 20 minutes or so to put this hitch and wiring harness on. Fit on our 2012 Chevy Traverse is excellent and until you remove the plastic hitch cover on the bumper you cant see it. I put a receiver hitch on all my vehicles and this has to be the easiest installs I have every done. 86297


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hello i just but a 2012 lt chevy travers. iam just woundering if the wiring for the hitch it comes with it .thanks for any imfoEnri

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Wiring kits are sold separately from the hitches. Included with Hidden Hitch 87435 will be the instructions and all necessary hardware to install the htich. I have added a link to our Fit Guide, where you can enter your year, make and model of the vehicle, and the site will display all the vehicle specific parts that fit it, included wiring kits. The 118450 harness should be the one you are looking for, but you can double check with the Fit Guide.

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by: Jaime R08/09/2017


I was looking for a trailer hitch and etrailer.com had the best price and the best quality of any trailer hitch I could find. I ordered the hitch on line late in the evening and the next day they called and stated they did not have the hitch I ordered in stock but they would ship the same hitch directly from the factory to my home in the same time frame and at no extra cost. The hitch arrived exactly as they stated! We installed it on a Chevy Traverse and it was a perfect fit, the instructions were very clear, easy to read and understand. The hitch works perfect even under heavy stress and long distances. The next trailer hitch I buy will be from etrailer.com! 418302



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by: Bruce G.09/22/2014


I am very pleased with Etrailer.com. regular shipping was very prompt. It is a very good quality hitch and bolted right on in minutes. 152471


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No problems, very satisfied.

Bruce G - 09/22/2015

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by: Chris in Pa04/14/2014


Amazing how easy this was to Install on my 2008 Saturn Outlook. 124870


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Product is great. Use this to tow my boat and have never had any problems. Great product

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  • Towing Weight Capacity of 2016 Chevrolet Traverse with Class III Trailer Hitch
  • When looking at weight capacities of a setup, you will always be limited by a system's weakest component. I took a look at the online owner's manual for your 2016 Chevrolet Traverse and saw that for a front-wheel drive model that does not have the factory trailer towing package, the maximum trailer weight is 2,000 pounds. As you mentioned in your question, the towing package bumps it up to 5,200 pounds. So with your Traverse that does not have the factory tow package, you will need to...
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  • What Size are the Mounting Bolts for Draw-Tite Hitch Part # 75528
  • I have added a link to the instructions below for you to review. There are 6 hex head, M12X1.75X45 CL10.9. The M12 bolts should be tightened to 92 Lb.-Ft. There are also 2 hex head 1/2inch-13 X 1-3/4 inch Gr.5 bolts. These should be tightened to 75 Lb.-Ft. If you need replacement hardware, I would suggest using part # RHK. Enter the brand and model of the hitch, and we can send you a complete hardware kit with all the bolts, washers, nuts etc. for that hitch.
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  • Would the Exhaust of a 2012 Buick Enclave Interfere with a Thule Transporter Cargo Carrier
  • The Thule Transporter Combi Hitch Mounted Enclosed Cargo Carrier # TH665C that you referenced should work very well on your 2012 Buick Enclave as long as you have a hitch installed on your vehicle. If you do not have a hitch I would recommend you go with a Draw-Tite Trailer Hitch # 75528. This is a Class III hitch with a 2 inch opening that would work very well for you. We found then when this hitch is installed there is a distance of 5 inches from the center of the hitch pin out to...
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  • Recommended Trailer Hitch Receiver for 2017 GMC Acadia Limited
  • Trailer Hitch Receivers are a custom fit for each vehicle, sometimes a certain series of a make/model are a different fit. This is the case with the with your 2017 GMC Acadia Limited. The frame on your specific vehicle requires a different mount style than that of the Draw-Tite # 76023 you referenced. The hitch receiver I recommend for your vehicle is the Draw-Tite Max-Frame Trailer Hitch Receiver Class III - 2", # 75528. This is an easy bolt on installation. The complete hardware...
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  • Trailer Hitch and Wiring for a 2016 Buick Enclave
  • We do have trailer hitches and wiring for your 2016 Buick Enclave. A popular option is Draw-Tite trailer hitch # 75528. This is a Class III trailer hitch with a 2 inch receiver. I have linked a video showing an example installation of the hitch for you. For wiring you can use # 118270 to add a 4-Way flat trailer connector at the back of the vehicle. I have included a link to a video showing an example installation of the wiring as well. Since it sounds like you will be doing some...
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  • Trailer Towing Setup Recommendation for 2014 Buick Enclave
  • You are on the right track! The Draw Tite hitch part # 75528 is a confirmed fit for your 2014 Buick Enclave as well as the trailer wiring kit # 118270. The wiring mount part # 18144 will also give you a place to mount the 4-way that bolts to the bumper. The ball mount part # C45036 that you referenced is would also work well if you need 2 inch drop. I attached a help article that details how to pick out a ball mount drop as well.
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  • Will the Yakima DryDock Fit a 2012 GMC Acadia for a Kayak or Canoe
  • The Yakima DryDock # Y02449-3 will fit your 2012 GMC Acadia if it has a 2 inch trailer hitch receiver. If it does not you can add one using # 75528. There are a couple of other parts you may need. If your Acadia has the factory side rails that run front to back but no crossbars that run side to side you will need to add the crossbars. You can do this by using Inno bars # INB117 with feet # INFR. If you have the factory crossbars then you would not need to add any additional crossbars. I...
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  • Hitch Mounting Hardware Recommendation that Includes 6 bolts M12 x 1.75 x 45 CL10.9
  • We don't carry Uhaul hitches so we don't have a hardware kit specifically for the 78278 you have from them, but if you were to order the part # RHK and enter part # 75528 and Draw Tite as the manufacturer you would receive mounting hardware that would include 6 hex head, M12X1.75X45 CL10.9 with washers, nuts, and blocks.
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  • Will the Connector Mounting Box Mount Directly to the Draw Tite Hitch # 75528 on a 2009 GMC Acadia
  • I went out to the warehouse and tested the fit of the 4 and 5-Flat Trailer Connector Mounting Box, item # 18145, with the Draw-Tite Max-Frame Class III Trailer Hitch Receiver, item # 75528, and it will not bolt up to the existing holes in the receivers electrical mounting bracket. The mounting holes in the Connector Mounting Box, item # 18145, are 4-1/2 inches on center, and the receivers electrical mounting bracket mounting holes are 2-1/4 inches and 1-3/4 inches apart on center. A...
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  • Trailer Hitch and Cargo Carrier Recommendations for a 2012 Chevy Traverse
  • For your 2012 Chevy Traverse I recommend Draw-Tite trailer hitch # 75528. This is the most popular hitch for your Traverse. It is a Class III trailer hitch with a 2 inch receiver opening. The 2 inch receiver is going to have a higher capacity and be compatible with more accessories compared to lower class hitches. I have included a link to a video showing installation of the hitch for you. For owners of the 2012 Traverse the most popular carrier is Pro Series carrier # 63153. This carrier...
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  • Wiring Harness for a 2014 GMC Acadia without a Factory Towing Package
  • The Draw-Tite # 75528 that we currently offer for your 2014 GMC Acadia, and the one you referenced will utilize custom fit wiring # 118270 because a tow package is not present. The custom fit T-connector will plug directly into your Acadia's wiring harness located behind the driver's side and passenger side tail lights. I included a link with the instructions for you. Take a look at the articles I included for you.
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  • Hitch Recommendation and Rear Fascia Removal for a 2015 Chevy Traverse
  • I am sure that with enough trimming you could find a way to be able to reinstall the fascia door of your 2015 Chevy Traverse, but Draw Tite recommends it just simply get removed and not reinstalled when installing the # 75528. The Curt hitch # 13424 that is also confirmed as a fit for your vehicle has installation instructions that indicate that the panel could be reinstalled if desired on some models
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  • Trailer Wiring Recommendation for a 2014 Chevy Traverse
  • For trailer wiring for your 2014 Chevy Traverse you would want the Tow Ready Wiring Harness part # 118270. If you need a hitch you would want the Draw Tite hitch part # 75528. For ball mounts I recommend the etrailer Ball Mount Kit # 989900. It comes with 2 ball mounts, 2 balls, a hitch pin with clip, and a carrying bag.
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  • Are Handle Nuts Included When Ordering Replacement Hardware Kit # RHK For 2010 Buick Enclave Hitch
  • The picture for the Replacement Hardware Kit, part # RHK, is a typical photo. This means the picture is not the exact parts you will get with the kit you will need, it is just a photo of typical hitch mounting hardware. When you order your # RHK hardware kit, you will need to put in the part number of your hitch and the manufacturer of your hitch. With that information we will send you the same hardware that you would have received when you would have initially purchased that particular...
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  • Need for Transmisson Cooler on Chevy Traverse
  • The answer to your question will depend on different factors. My research indicates that the manufacturer stated maximum towing capacity as being 5200 lbs. If you were planning on occasionally towing a small trailer that only weighs 2000 lbs over relatively flat terrain, you will be fine without an additional transmission cooler. However, if you are planning on frequently towing a trailer that comes close to that maximum weight figure through the mountains a transmission cooler would...
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  • Recommended Bike Rack for 2011 Buick Enclave
  • When determining fit of a given bike rack on a particular vehicle, it is important to determine the distance from the hitch pin hole of the installed hitch to the furthest rearward point of the back bumper (see photo.) We have completed installs of the Draw-Tite # 75528 and Curt # 13424 Class III receiver hitches on 2010 and 2012 Buick Enclave models. We have found that once the hitch is installed, this distance can vary from 3-3/4 inches to 5-1/4 inches depending on which hitch is...
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  • Troubleshooting Installation of Draw-Tite Max-Frame Trailer Hitch Receiver on a 2014 GMC Acadia
  • I've attached a video of the Draw-Tite Max-Frame # 75528 being installed onto a 2014 GMC Acadia. I've also included a couple of other videos that may be the reason you're having a having problem. Some vehicles require the use of handle nuts because there are no weld nuts and also sometimes the existing weld nuts need to be cleaned extremely well in order to fit.
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  • Trailer Hitch and Wiring Recommendation for 2017 Chevy Traverse
  • Let's first start with a trailer hitch for your 2017 Chevy Traverse. For that the best option is the Draw Tite part # 75528 which is a confirmed fit and would work well. It has best price and towing capacities. I attached an install video for it for you to check out as well. For trailer wiring you then would want the part # 118270 which I attached an install video for this as well. If you wanted to do some towing you might be interested in etrailer ball mount kit # 989900. It comes...
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  • Recommended Hitch and 4 Bike Rack for 2012 Buick Enclave
  • For your 2012 Enclave, I would recommend the Draw-Tite Class III Receiver, part # 75528. We do indeed sell the hitch, you can see it by clicking the provided link. The hitch would work very well with the Thule Parkway # TH956 you referenced, but I would like you to also take a look at the Thule Hitching Post Pro, part # TH934XTR. The Hitching Post Pro is very similar to the Parkway, but it offers additional features like folding arms that make storing the rack easier as well as anti-sway...
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  • Trailer Hitch and Parts Needed to Flat Tow a 2015 Chevy Traverse
  • The EZ4 base plates, # 523175-4, and EZ5 base plates # RM-523175-5 will both work with the Falcon tow bar. Both of these base plate sets are only compatible with Roadmaster tow bars that fit into a 2 inch trailer hitch receiver and thus mount on the motor home. The Falcon tow bars do fit this description. In addition to the base plates and the tow bar you will also need safety cables, lighting, and supplemental braking to flat tow the vehicle. For safety cables you can use # RM-643....
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  • Recommendation on a Carpod Walled Carrier to be Used With a 2008 Buick Enclave
  • For your 2008 Buick Enclave, I like the Carpod Walled Carriers that include the polyester weather-resistant storage bag like # M2205-01-02 and # M2200-01-02. The storage bag will give the ability to store your items in privacy while keeping them out of the weather elements. Of these two Carpod carriers, I recommend # M2200-01-02, because of the added security of a lockable lid. This added feature will enhance the security of your cargo as you travel. These two carries have a 450 lbs...
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  • Is the Thule Raceway Trunk Mount Carrier # TH9002PRO the Best Bike Rack Option for a 2011 GMC Acadia
  • Yes, Thule does recommend the Thule Raceway Trunk Mount 3 Bike Carrier, item # TH9002PRO, for your 2011 GMC Acadia. I recently had the chance to install this rack on a vehicle and it is the easiest to install and remove trunk mount rack that I have used. One hint is to wash the attachment points on the bike rack and vehicle before installing the rack to prevent damage to the vehicle finish. Since your Acadia does not have a hitch, the Raceway would be a good option, but my personal recommendation...
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  • Compatibility of Thule Vertex or Apex Swinging Bike Rack with Chevy Traverse
  • The fit of the Thule Apex or Vertex swinging bike rack will depend on the distance measured from the hitch pin hole to the furthest rearward point of the rear bumper. We have installed aftermarket hitches like the Draw-Tite Class III, part # 75528 on various model years of the Traverse, and have found that this distance varies from 6 to 7 inches. The Apex Swing, part # TH9027 has a hitch pin hole to closest portion of the rack dimension of 7-1/2 inches, while the same dimension of the...
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  • Hitch Pin or Lock for a Draw-Tite Class III Trailer Hitch with 2 Inch Receiver
  • The Class III Draw-Tite trailer hitch # 75528 requires a 5/8 inch diameter pin such as # PC3 or locking hitch pin # 7683. On this particular hitch you also have the option of using locking J-Pin # 63201 which is a locking hitch pin and anti-rattle device in one.
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  • Trailer Hitch and Wiring for a 2016 Chevy Traverse
  • For your 2016 Chevy Traverse I recommend Draw-Tite trailer hitch # 75528. This 2 inch hitch is rated for 750 pounds tongue weight and 5,000 pounds gross trailer weight (7,500 pounds when using weight distribution. I have linked a video showing an example installation for you. For a trailer wiring harness I recommend # 118270. It will fit models that do not have the factory tow package. It includes the necessary fuses and relays to activate it. I have linked a video showing an example...
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  • Can Fascia Door Be Reinstalled after Draw-Tite Hitch 75528 is Installed on 2010 Buick Enclave
  • Once installed, the front face of the receiver will extend a bit too far rearward in order for the fascia door to be reinstalled. From what I have been able to determine in my research, the other fascia door you mentioned (with the hump in it) can be obtained from your Buick dealer, but it is intended to work with the OEM hitch because the aftermarket hitch receiver tubes extend a bit further rearward. So, you can install an aftermarket hitch and leave off the fascia door, or purchase...
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  • Trailer Hitch and Bike Rack Recommendations for a 2013 Chevy Traverse
  • The Thule Parkway, # TH956, fits a 2 inch trailer hitch receiver opening. If your 2013 Chevy Traverse does not already have a hitch then you can use # 75528 which is the most popular 2 inch trailer hitch for the 2013 Traverse. If your Traverse has a smaller 1-1/4 inch hitch receiver opening then you could use an adapter to use a 2 inch accessory but that will reduce the tongue weight capacity of the hitch by 50 percent and is thus not recommended. Instead you would just use the 1-1/4...
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  • Bike Rack Recommendation for 2012 GMC Acadia
  • I have a recommendation for you, however the Thule Parkway 4 Bike Rack # TH957 that you referenced is made to fit trailer hitch receivers that are 1-1/4 x 1-1/4 inches. Based on my research, the trailer hitch receiver on your 2012 GMC Acadia is 2 x 2 inches. If you do not already have a trailer hitch on your vehicle, I recommend the Draw-Tite Class III Trailer Hitch # 75528. This trailer hitch has a 2 inch hitch receiver. The hitch has a max tongue weight of 750 pounds and a max towing...
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  • Fascia Re-Installation After Installing Draw-Tite 75528 on 2013 Buick Enclave
  • We offer two brands of 2-inch Class III trailer hitch for your 2013 Buick Enclave and both will install in the same spot on the vehicle's frame. Both hitches can be seen on the link provided; both share the same installation note that the fascia door panel must be removed for hitch installation and possibly cannot be reattached. We do not offer any hitch that avoids this potential requirement. You may be able to trim this panel satisfactorily in order to re-install it. Of the three hitches...
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