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Gooseneck Trailer Hitch

Haul your heavy loads with peace of mind using a gooseneck hitch by popular manufacturers like Draw-Tite, B&W, Hidden Hitch, Reese, Curt, and Blue Ox. Install a Remove-a-Ball, fold down, or Hide-a-Goose hitch in the bed of your truck and retain full use of the bed when not towing. Or, maximize your hauling versatility with a rail-mounted gooseneck hitch and switch easily between gooseneck and fifth wheel towing.

You can find custom installation kits for your vehicle by entering the year, make, and model on the left. We offer kits for popular vehicle manufacturers like Ford, Chevrolet, Dodge, Nissan, and GMC. Also use the fit guide to find a custom fit or universal in-bed rail kit to install a rail-mounted gooseneck hitch.


Gooseneck Trailer Hitches

We offer many styles of top quality gooseneck trailer hitches, installation kits, adapters and accessories. They come from the best manufacturers like Draw-Tite, Reese, Bulldog, Blue Ox, Curt, Convert-A-Ball, and Colibert. There is also a how-to section of frequently asked questions, gooseneck hitch information, and installation tipsmore information.


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Gooseneck Trailer Hitch Installation - 2015 Chevrolet Silverado 2500 - Curt

Speaker 1: Today, on our 2015 Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD, we're gonna be taking a look at, and showing you how to install, the Curt double-lock, flip and store, underbed gooseneck hitch. Part number C607-604.Here's what your hitch looks like when it's installed. What's gonna set this apart from other hitches, is it has a dual-locking pin. Another thing that's gonna set it apart, is this rod, the handle for your locking pin, can be put on the passenger's side or the driver's side. This hitch is gonna have a nice powder-coat finish, to resist corrosion and rust.Another great feature about this hitch, is you can have full bed access, whenever you're not using your hitch ball. You can see the grooves in the side here, there's a pin down inside.


Buyers Products Gooseneck 3373014981 Review

Speaker 1: Today we're gonna take a look at the gooseneck hitch plate with the 2 5/16 standard ball and the two D-rings. Now this gooseneck hitch plate is an all-steel assembly that'll bolt to your truck frame and body. Now if you have a structural steel bed, you can also weld this hitch plate to the bed floor.Gooseneck hitches will allow you to add extra towing capacity to your truck by transferring part of the load to the front axle. And allows your truck to tow greater weight with a better turning radius. It's ideal for towing horse trailers, utility trailers, RVs, toy-haulers and lawn care trailers.It has a nice black powder coat finish for corrosion resistance. It comes with this 2 5/16 diameter hitch ball and the two D-rings.


Draw-Tite Gooseneck 8339-4456 Review

Speaker 1: Today we're gonna take a look at the Draw-Tite Fold Down Gooseneck trailer hitch with the custom installation kit. This is a custom fit part that is designed to fit the 2011 and newer Chevrolet Silverado and GMC Sierra 2500 and 3500 trucks without the factory rail kit. And on a custom fit part I always like to recommend for you to go to our website, use our fit guide, put in your year and model vehicle and it'll show you if this will work for your application.This a heavy-duty above bed hitch, that'll let you tow your Gooseneck trailer. It does use a fold down ball design to provide full truck bed access of your truck bed. Basically if you just pull up on the door right here, near the hitch ball, pivot the ball down, close the door over the folded ball, you have full truck bed access when you're not towing.The ring they use on this door is a nice over size ring so it does let raise or lower it even if you're wearing thick work gloves. If you're gonna go tow the Gooseneck, then you just pull open the door again, the ball pops open, position the ball upright, fold the door all the way down, and that'll secure the ball in place for towing.I wanted to show you on the side here, it might be hard to see that right here theirs a grease inaudible 00:01:07 that's built into the hitch ball so it makes it easily accessible on the side of the ball to be able to pump grease in there and lubricate the hitch ball.The balls a heat treated, chrome hitch ball.


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Gooseneck Questions and Answers

  • Gooseneck Hitch Ball for a 2018 Dodge Ram 3500 with Factory Tow Package
  • The Curt Ball and Safety Chain Loops Kit # C60618 as well as the Reese Elite Series Pop-In Ball Kit # RP30140 for the 2017 Dodge Ram 3500 are confirmed to work with the factory tow package on the 2018 Dodge Ram 3500 as well. These come with safety chain loops and a 2-5/16" hitch ball. They are both rated for 30,000 lbs so either one will be great for your application.
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  • Best Gooseneck Trailer Hitch Ball for 2016 Ford F-350 with Factory Gooseneck/5th Wheel Prep Package
  • The correct gooseneck ball kit for your brand new 2016 Ford F-350 with the factory prep package is # C60692. It includes the actual 2-5/16 inch ball, safety chain loops, and a rubber cover to cover the ball hole when the ball isn't being used. If you want the ball by itself it is # C60601. I have linked videos for both parts for you. We have one physical location in Missouri but we can ship products to Denver fast so you can place your order with confidence.
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  • Recommended Best Truck For Towing 20,000-Lb Gooseneck Trailer
  • When asked for our recommendation about trucks that are towing fifth wheel or gooseneck trailers, most of the time we will recommend 1-ton trucks with an 8-ft bed and a diesel engine. The truck I recommend is the Ram 3500 Dually Tradesman with a 6.7 Cummins diesel and a 4.10 axle ratio. The towing capacity for this truck is 31,210 lbs. With a 3.73 axle ratio the towing capacity is 25,910 lbs. So if you plan on towing anything bigger than the trailer you are pulling I would go with...
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  • Cutting Hole In Truck Bed To Install Hide-A-Goose Underbed Gooseneck Trailer Hitch # 9464-35
  • Installation of the Hide-A-Goose Underbed Gooseneck Trailer Hitch, part # 9464-35, will require using a hole saw to drill into the bed of your Dodge Ram pickup. You will need to measure, mark, and drill a quarter inch hole, then use a hole saw to cut the hole out for the gooseneck ball. If you have a 6 foot bed, you will measure 44 inches from the rear edge of the truck bed and centered between the wheel wells. If you have an 8 foot bed, you will measure 46 inches from the rear edge...
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  • B&W Turnover Gooseneck Trailer Hitch for 2017 Ford F-350 Super Duty 4WD Dually
  • Yes, the B&W Turnoverball Underbed Gooseneck Trailer Hitch # BWGNRK1117 is a confirmed fit for your 2017 Ford F-350 Super Duty 4WD dually.
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  • Comparison of Gooseneck and 5th Wheel Hitch For 2003 GMC Sierra 2500 HD Diesel Truck
  • Yes, there are fifth-wheel to gooseneck adapters and we do carry them. Gooseneck hitches are typically used to haul construction or agricultural trailers and fifth-wheel hitches are mainly used to haul campers. Gooseneck hitches are usually rated to haul 25,000 to 30,000 pounds, some fifth-wheel hitches are capable of doing the same, but other fifth-wheel hitches are rated lower. When towing, your towing setup is only as strong as the weakest towing component, whether it is your hitch,...
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  • What Underbed Support Is Needed For Curt Gooseneck Flat Plate, # C65500, To Meet Maximum GTW Rating
  • I called Curt on the Curt Gooseneck Flat Plate, # C65500, and they said that the plate can be installed to the frame rails with a minimum of six 1/2 inch Grade 5 mounting bolts, but that would not allow the plate to meet the 30,000 lbs. GTW rating. To be able to meet the 30,000 lbs. GTW rating you will have to install the Curt flat plate with the Curt Universal Gooseneck Ball Rail Kit, # C61502. This kit will install under the bed to the frame rails and give the extra reinforcement that...
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  • Tips for Removing Stuck Gooseneck Hitch Ball
  • The first thing you will need to do is apply liberal amounts of spray lubricant to all of the moving parts that seem stuck. Sometimes it helps to apply some, wait an hour or so and apply more and then do whatever it takes to pry the ball out. If you can access the bottom of the hitch from underneath the truck bed try hitting it with lubricant from that angle as well. You may also be able to get a decent amount of force applied from here as well to get the hitch out. The more lube...
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  • Solution for Safety Chains that Won't Fit Ram Hitch Prep Safety Chain Loops
  • The safety chain loops that come with the # RP30140 that you referenced are shaped in such a way that they won't allow any and all safety chains to attach to them. We have found that the safety chains part # FCHA0070324 will fit the loops though so your best option at this point will be to replace the chains on your trailer. These chains have a ridiculously high capacity of 45,200 lbs so they would work very well for you.
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  • Gooseneck Hitch Recommendation for 2014 Ford F150 Supercrew with 5.5 Ft Bed
  • I spoke with my contact at B&W and the Turnoverball Underbed Gooseneck Trailer Hitch with Custom Installation Kit, # BWGNRK1104, is compatible with your 2014 Ford F-150 with the 5-1/2 ft bed. Please keep in mind that since you have the 5-1/2 ft bed, you will have limited turning clearance and it is recommended to use the 4 Inch Offset Ball, # BWGNXA4085, to increase your turning clearance. I have attached a couple of videos which may be helpful.
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  • Gooseneck Hitch Recommendation for Cab and Chassis Truck
  • The Curt Flat Plate Gooseneck # C65500 is a multi-fit application that can be used on a cab and chassis truck. Typically, the plate would be placed on top of the flat bed over the rear axle. The Universal Rail Kit, part # C61502 can be used to provide the under bed bracing. Holes would be drilled through the plate, through the bed and into the frame members and the rail kit. At least six 1/2 inch grade 5 bolts need to be used to fasten the plate to the rail kit. At this time there...
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  • How to Tell if 1997 Ford F350 Has Overload Springs
  • If you look at your rear leaf springs, and see an extra leaf as shown in the diagram, you have the overload spring option. For a 1997 F350 with overload springs, you'd need the B and W Turnover Ball # BWGNRK1110. If your truck does NOT have the overload springs, go with part # BWGNRK1100.
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  • Recommended 5th Wheel Hitch For 2017 GMC Sierra 2500 Denali Crew Cab With Factory Prep Package
  • For your 2017 GMC Sierra 2500 Denali, I recommend the Curt Ball and Safety Chain Loop Kit for Factory Chevy and GM Underbed Gooseneck Trailer Hitch, # C60692. This is a confirmed fit for your factory prep package. This ball and loop kit are rated for 30,000lbs so you will be limited by your truck capacity not the hitch. To give you easy access to connect your trailer wiring of your 2014 Coachmen Brookstone, I recommend the Curt 5th Wheel/Gooseneck Custom Wiring Harness w/ 7-Pole...
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  • Recommended Gooseneck Hitch Option for Cab and Chassis Ford F-450
  • I spoke with my contact at Curt and sent him everything you sent me including the pictures and here is what he responded with: Typically we recommend our universal over-bed installation kit, part # C61502, compatible for the over-bed folding & fixed ball gooseneck hitches, parts # C61502 & # C61100 for the cab and chassis trucks. That said this installation kit would also need to be modified to fit the 34” OD cab & chassis frame. We recommend that a certified structural welder perform...
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  • Availability of B&W Gooseneck Hitch for 2015 Chevy Silverado 2500HD
  • B and W does indeed offer a gooseneck fit for the 2015 Silverado 2500, part # BWGNRK1012. I have linked you to a product demonstration and an install video that you might find helpful. To install a 7-way trailer connector in your truck bed, you'd need part # 41157.
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  • B&W Turnoverball Gooseneck Hitch for 2004 Chevy Silverado 2500HD
  • You will not need any additional parts to install the B&W Turnoverball Gooseneck Hitch, # BWGNRK1067, on your 2004 Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD. This hitch includes all of the installation hardware and the gooseneck ball. It will fit both the 8ft bed and 6-1/2ft bed models. If you have the short bed model, then you may be interested in the 4 Inch Offset Ball, # BWGNXA4085. This hitch ball will offer 4 inches of additional clearance between the cab of the truck and the front of the gooseneck...
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  • Do Curt Gooseneck Hitches # C607-604 and # C611-624 Both Fit 2013 Chevy Silverado 2500HD
  • Realistically there isn't a noticeable difference between the two Curt gooseneck hitches that both fit your 2013 Chevy Silverado 2500HD. Both the # C607-604 and # C611-624 are a great fit that will for all intents and purposes work just as well as the other. For the most part the EZr is a smaller version that very similar but slightly different ball.
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  • Options for Towing 5th Wheel and Gooseneck Trailers with the Same Truck
  • The best way to proceed will depend on if there is already a fifth wheel or gooseneck hitch installed on your truck. If you already have a gooseneck hitch installed, we offer several different adapters that will allow you to tow a fifth wheel using a gooseneck ball. The Rapid Hitch Ranch Hitch adapter, part # AM3100 is one of our best sellers, but keep in mind that using the adapters can void some fifth wheel warranties because of the extra stress they can place on the frame of the fifth...
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  • Comparison of Gooseneck Hitch Balls to Fit Ram Truck with Factory Goosneck Package
  • The Curt # C60618, Reese # RP30140, and B&W # BWGNXA2062 hitch balls that fit the factory gooseneck hitch in your Ram are all great quality. There are a few differences though, mainly the way the ball is locked into place. The Curt has an integrated lever in the top of the ball that activates the ball bearings in the shank. The lever is made of steel and very easy to access and use. The Reese ball has a similar lever only you pull and turn it. It's also made of plastic intead of steel...
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  • Will B&W Companion Slider Still Work on 2017 Chevy Silverado 2500 HD High Country Duramax?
  • The B&W Companion Slider Gooseneck-to-5th-Wheel Trailer Hitch Adapter, # BWRVK3400, is going to work perfectly with your B&W Turnoverball Underbed Gooseneck Trailer Hitch, # BWGNRK1016, on your 2017 Chevy Silverado 2500 HD. There is no an adapter for your old kit, so you will need a new Turnoverball Hitch, but to help you with the install, I have included instructions as well as a video showing it going in a 2016 Chevy Silverado 2500. As for the wiring kit, you will need only the Draw-Tite...
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