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Curt Custom Base Plate Kit - Removable Arms

Curt Custom Base Plate Kit - Removable Arms

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Is this right for you? Product Expert Mike S says:

Yes, if you:

  • Have a Curt or Blue Ox tow bar
  • Value the protection of a lifetime warranty

No, if you:

  • Own a tow bar that isn’t from Curt or Blue Ox and don’t want to have to buy an adapter separately
This custom-fit base plate kit lets you hook up your tow bar to your vehicle. The main body remains hidden for a clean, unobtrusive look when your vehicle is not being towed. Simple, bolt-on installation with included hardware. 1-833-496-1390 to order CURT base plates part number C78FR or order online at Free expert support on all CURT products. Guaranteed Lowest Price and Fastest Shipping for Curt Custom Base Plate Kit - Removable Arms. Base Plates reviews from real customers.
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CURT Base Plates

  • Removable Drawbars
  • CURT
  • Twist Lock Attachment

This custom-fit base plate kit lets you hook up your tow bar to your vehicle. The main body remains hidden for a clean, unobtrusive look when your vehicle is not being towed. Simple, bolt-on installation with included hardware.


  • Custom-fit base plates provide attachment points for tow bar
  • Twist-lock tabs for easy installation and removal as needed
  • Concealed main body for OE look and seamless integration with the vehicle
  • Sturdy, dependable design
    • Spreads towing force evenly to minimize weight placed on suspension
    • Constructed of welded steel
  • Simple installation - no welding required
    • Bolts securely to your vehicle chassis
  • Physically tested to gross vehicle weight rating (GVWR)
  • Precisely welded for superior strength and fit
  • Protected by a durable high-gloss black powder coat finish
  • Co-cured in a rust-resistant liquid Bonderite coating
  • Includes base plate and installation hardware (tow bar sold separately)
  • Compatible with Curt and Blue Ox tow bars


  • Distance between brackets: 35"
  • Bracket height: 17-1/2"
  • Limited lifetime warranty

70106 Curt Custom Base Plate Kit - Removable Arms

Item # C78FR

Installation Details C78FR Installation instructions

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Curt Custom Base Plate Kit - Removable Arms - C78FR

Average Customer Rating:  4.8 out of 5 stars   (16 Customer Reviews)

This custom-fit base plate kit lets you hook up your tow bar to your vehicle. The main body remains hidden for a clean, unobtrusive look when your vehicle is not being towed. Simple, bolt-on installation with included hardware.




This was advertised and after specific questioning with you, it was promised that it would fit on my 2020 Ford F150. It took some cutting and manipulation by my installer to finally make it work. I would not recommend this to anyone for a 2020 Ford F-150As it does not work without major modification. I tried to save a little dollars and buy the Curt instead of the blue ox and it was a mistake


The products are perfect but the best part of the whole experience was Sheryl!!! The parts I had originally ordered we’re back ordered and our departure for the winter was going to delayed for weeks and with winter setting in it wasn’t going too be good. Sheryl knew exactly what parts would do the job and got them delivered to us before the original order would have arrived. Service above and beyond!!! Thank you for saving the day.


Arrived early, easy to follow instructions.
in about 2 hours in my carport.


Excellent customer service please ask for Michelle she was great in assisting with all the products I needed,highly recommended

2018 Ford F-150

Just received my baseplate kit,very imp res


Awesome service. Ian, the young man that helped me was super. He helped me figure out exactly what was needed for my project. The delivery of the items I ordered was right on time. Thanks etrailer for the service I received and the prompt delivery. The items I ordered was spot on.

2018 Ford F-150

E-trailer had exceptional quick delivery of my order. The video of the installation was very helpful and also explained everything needed to make it go quickly.










See what our Experts say about this CURT Base Plates

  • Will the Curt Base Plate Kit for a 2019 Ford F-150 Work With Blue Ox Tow Bar
    The Curt Custom Base Plate Kit part # C78FR is an excellent option for a 2019 Ford F-150. It is listed as a fit for all models regardless of features. The base plate kit like all base plate kits is not given any sort of weight capacity, it will be suitable for the weight of the vehicle under any condition. The Curt Custom Base Plate Kits are directly compatible with Blue Ox Tow Bars so you will be good to go. In regards to an installation video, this will be available on the product page...
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  • What are the Differences in the Curt and Blue Ox Base Plates on my 2020 Ford F-150
    The only difference in the two base plates you mentioned the Curt Custom Base Plate Kit part # C78FR and the Blue Ox Base Plate Kit part # BO74FR is the manufacturer. I would take the value all day long! We do have a Roadmaster 10k tow bar like the Blue Ox Avail Tow Bar part # BX7420 in the Roadmaster BlackHawk 2 All Terrain, Non-Binding Tow Bar part # RM-422 you will use the Blue Ox Adapters part # RM-031 to adapt it to the Curt Base Plate part # C78FR. The Blackhawk does not include...
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  • Parts Needed to Flat Tow a 2020 Ford F-150 Raptor
    There are a number of parts you will need for a complete flat towing setup for your 2020 Ford F-150 Raptor, including base plates, a tow bar, safety cables, tow bar wiring, supplemental braking and a high low adapter. I've listed the recommended parts for this setup below for you to easily find them. Base Plates: Curt Base Plates with Removable Arms # C78FR (compatible with Curt and Blue Ox tow bars) Tow Bar: Blue Ox Avail # BX7420 (comes with safety cables integrated) Tow Bar Wiring:...
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  • What is the Capacity Listed on Tow Dollies Referring To and How to Flat Tow a 2020 Ford F-150 Raptor
    The weight listed on a trailer dolly like the Demco Kar Kaddy SS Tow Dolly with Disc Brakes - Foldable - 4,800 lbs # DM9713045 refers to the maximum vehicle curb weight that can be used on the dolly, so you would be able to use a vehicle with a curb weight under 4800-lbs. This is our largest dolly available and it looks like the 2020 Ford F-150 Raptor has a curb weight of between 5,508-lbs and 5,684-lbs, so this dolly would not be sufficient, but I do have a solution for you. If you're...
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