gooseneck hitch

gooseneck hitch

n.
A trailer hitch that is installed in the bed of a pickup truck.
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"Our bolt-on installation kit makes installing this body a breeze, reducing costs and providing a clean installation." CM's upgraded heavy-duty hitch ratings include a 30,000-pound rating on the gooseneck hitch and an 18,500-pound bumper pull hitch.
The Gooseneck Mount, on the other hand, can be used with all gooseneck hitch balls.
The gooseneck hitch mount is also attached to your tow vehicle's frame, however, the hitch ball itself is generally located just forward of the tow vehicle's rear axle.
The Ultimate Tow Machine, the second special edition model, features a gooseneck hitch, running boards, retractable bed step, heavy-duty splash guards, slush mats and UConnect Internet.
Our gear stayed dry, and the gooseneck hitch bar kept the support frame high enough so that it didn't drag--even on rough off-road jaunts.
The product has a 5/8-inch-thick mounting surface and is constructed to accommodate any fifth wheel assembly and gooseneck hitch.
For example, a 14,000-pound GTWR flatbed trailer with a gooseneck hitch might have a pair of 6,400-pound GAWR axles under it.
To hitch up, jack the trailer's tongue to the appropriate height (if you have a gooseneck hitch, be sure to lower the tailgate on the truck) and slowly back the truck to the trailer (check those mirrors).
Eau Claire, WI, June 20, 2013 --(PR.com)-- CURT Manufacturing, a leading manufacturer and marketer of top-quality towing products, is excited to announce their new Under-Bed Double Lock EZr Gooseneck Hitch. This gooseneck hitch comes install-ready with the revolutionary, CURT exclusive center locator.
For example a 14,000-pound GTWR flatbed trailer with a gooseneck hitch might have a pair of 6,400-pound GAWR axles under it.
Browse through the site to find a variety of hitches, fifth wheel hitches, vehicle wiring, trailer wiring, gooseneck hitches, pintle hitches, trailer couplers, trailer jacks, trailer lights, roof racks, roof boxes, bike racks, kayak carriers, canoe carriers, truck accessories and much more.