1. Trailer Hitch
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  4. 2-1/2 Inch Hitch
  5. 12000 lbs GTW
  6. Visible Cross Tube
Draw-Tite Trailer Hitch Receiver - Custom Fit - Class V - 2-1/2"

Draw-Tite Trailer Hitch Receiver - Custom Fit - Class V - 2-1/2"

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Perfect for heavy-duty applications, this vehicle trailer hitch receiver is strong, durable and corrosion resistant. Fully welded steel features a black powder coat finish on top of an e-coat base. Ball mount, pin and clip sold separately. Lowest Prices for the best trailer hitch from Draw-Tite. Draw-Tite Trailer Hitch Receiver - Custom Fit - Class V - 2-1/2" part number DT45502 can be ordered online at etrailer.com or call 800-298-8924 for expert service.
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Draw-Tite Trailer Hitch - DT45502

  • Draw-Tite
  • Class V
  • 2-1/2 Inch Hitch
  • 12000 lbs GTW
  • Visible Cross Tube
  • 1200 lbs TW
  • 14000 lbs WD GTW
  • Custom Fit Hitch
  • 1700 lbs WD TW

Perfect for heavy-duty applications, this vehicle trailer hitch receiver is strong, durable and corrosion resistant. Fully welded steel features a black powder coat finish on top of an e-coat base. Ball mount, pin and clip sold separately.


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
    • Heavy-duty side brackets and electrical mounting bracket also welded on
  • 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
  • Integrated mounting point lets you attach a bracket for a 4-way or 7-way plug (sold separately)
  • Sturdy, square-tube design
  • Ball mount, pin and clip sold separately


Specs:

  • Receiver opening: 2-1/2" x 2-1/2"
  • Rating: Class V
    • Maximum gross trailer weight: 12,000 lbs
      • Maximum GTW when used with weight distribution: 14,000 lbs
    • Maximum tongue weight: 1,200 lbs
      • Maximum TW when used with weight distribution: 1,700 lbs
  • 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.



45502 Draw-Tite Class 5 Ultra Frame Trailer Hitch Receiver

Replaces 45002

Installation Details DT45502 Installation instructions

This Product Fits The Following Vehicles



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Customer Reviews

Draw-Tite Trailer Hitch Receiver - Custom Fit - Class V - 2-1/2" - DT45502

Average Customer Rating:  4.9 out of 5 stars   (13 Customer Reviews)

Perfect for heavy-duty applications, this vehicle trailer hitch receiver is strong, durable and corrosion resistant. Fully welded steel features a black powder coat finish on top of an e-coat base. Ball mount, pin and clip sold separately.

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1995 Ford F-250 and F-350

Product is great and Instructions were very thorough. When package arrived the box was distroyed and I was scared something might be missing but everything was there. Great product 530152



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1997 Ford F-250 Super Duty

Perfect my current 1997 Ford F250 HD build. 460 E4OD 4wd with 4:10 1 ton axles 645262



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2011 Ford F-350 Super Duty

Installed on my 1994 F-350 dually. Used in my stump grinding business to tow a 24ft deck over tilt bed trailer loaded with a tractor and stump grinder. Loaded trailer is 11,000 lbs. Very happy with this hitch. 826128



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Easy install & works great 816384



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1996 Ford F-250 and F-350

Great hitch and fit great with a Tommy Gate (needed it to drop low enough to clear.) It needed either a little trim or in my case I just moved it forward about 3/4". If you follow the rivet as a guide, it is very easy to get this in the right spot for install and you will need to drill some holes. Wish it was 2" versus 2.5". Not very many options for hitches that allow you to retain the spare tire and drop far enough. Etrailer had the best price and quick delivery. 667096



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Items came very quickly, everything ordered was in the box. All items fit correctly on my vehicle. Overall a great experience. 587786



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Ford F-250 Super Duty

Well made hitch. Great product! Very heavy and all welded construction. Drilling is required for the hitch to mount to the frame of the truck. (94 F250 in my case) Had some issue with hitch being bent when it was delivered, However etrailer made good on the damaged product. 413662



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1996 Ford F-250 and F-350

The hitch fit great and the communication from etrailer was great kept me updated throughout the purchase till delivery. They are now my go to for trailer needs awsome co. 336543



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Got my reciever delivered on time and in good shape. Product was easy to install and had all mounting hardware. Will shop here again for my trailer needs. 267350



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I ordered a reciever that was very large and heavy. I was extremely amazed on how fast I recived it. I got my new reciever in 6 days from the time that I ordered it. Super happy and super impressed. The box was damaged, but me reciever and all the parts were in there secure. Will be oredering all my supplies from etrailer.com. Thank you for the very speedy delivery. 253127



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Great product real heavy duty would buy again if I get another truck easy instal took me about an hour with drilling all the holes 215903



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Awsome!!!!!!!! 135881



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Very good product and very fast shipping. Thanks so much 5880


Comments
can i still put my spare tire under the truck with this hitch?
-- comment by: Jeremy C - 04/12/2014

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So long as it is a factory sized spare, you will be able to re-install the spare.

-- Patrick B - 4/14/2014

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