Is U-Haul good for hitch installation?
A U-Haul hitch install is always priced lower than vehicle dealer parts and labor. U-Haul will also adjust labor or parts to beat any competitor pricing. U-Haul carries all major bike rack brands so if you are installing your hitch for this outdoorsy purpose, the combo is a great deal.
Does Walmart install trailer hitches?
Walmart does not do trailer hitch installations. They do, however, sell all of the parts necessary for a trailer hitch installation. You can purchase the parts you need for your trailer at Walmart and then install the hitch yourself or take it to another location for installation.
What size ball do U-Haul trailers use?
All U-Haul trailers can be towed using either a 1-7/8″ or 2″ ball.
Can you install a hitch on any car?
The short answer to that question is that yes, it probably is possible. Almost any vehicle is a capable of towing a trailer. Even a small car can benefit from the installation of a trailer hitch. In some cases, you will only be able to tow a very small trailer.
Are uhaul hitches permanent?
Once installed, hitches increase your vehicle’s utility value and are usually considered permanent.
How high should a hitch be off the ground?
We normally recommend at least 11” of clearance from the bottom of your LOADED trailer hitch ball mount to the ground, no less. That 11” of clearance gives you some leeway for bumps, dips, and slanted driveways so that you do not scrape the bottom of your hitch.
Where do I Find my U-Haul trailer hitch rating?
Your hitch system rating is the lowest rating among those parts. Your hitch’s maximum tow weight rating can usually be found on a label on the hitch itself. Your can find your hitch ball rating on the top of the ball, or around the base of the shank.
Where can I get a trailer hitch installed?
Buy any of the parts above online or schedule a hitch system installation or free towing inspection at a U-Haul location near you. U-Haul is North America’s #1 hitch installer. With over 1,500 install locations, we can guarantee you’ll find a location near you.
Are there any towing accessories for you haul?
U-Haul sells weight distribution kits, fifth wheels, hitch steps, front mount accessories and other towing accessories. If you already have a tow hitch installed, you can begin to customize your tow setup. Whatever your towing needs are, we have you covered.
Where do I find the tow weight of my hitch?
Your hitch’s maximum tow weight rating can usually be found on a label on the hitch itself. Your can find your hitch ball rating on the top of the ball, or around the base of the shank. The rating for your ball mount is usually on a label on the mounting plate or along the shaft that goes into your receiver.