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Which Gooseneck Hitch is Right For You?

  • When buying a new truck, the dealership might present you with a lot of factory options. One of those might be their tow prep option, or tow group. We know you have a lot of things to think about when you are in that dealer’s showroom, so allow us to spell out the specifics for you to think about ahead of time.

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    Choosing The Right Hitch

  • You’ve picked out a fancy new RV trailer so you can live in comfort on those long camping trips. If you don’t already have one in your truck, now is the time to choose a fifth-wheel hitch and here are some things to keep in mind when making that choice.

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    Will A Fifth Wheel Hitch Work With An Auxiliary Fuel Tank?

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    Transfer Flow Inc. TFI L shaped fuel tank with the B&W Companion fifth wheel hitch.

     

    Ever wonder if you can use an auxiliary fuel tank in your truck bed along with your fifth wheel hitch.? Turns out you can! According to Ben Winter, Project Manager for Transfer Flow Inc., their TFI L shaped tanks will fit in your truck bed along with your fifth wheel hitch, giving you added fuel capacity to reach your favorite destination.

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    How an Adjustable Trailer Hitch Makes Life Easier

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    B&W's Chrome Tow & Stow with three ball sizes to choose from. 

     

    It always helps to have options. You don’t just have one pair of boots. Your lawn mower doesn’t just have one cutting height. And with an adjustable trailer hitch, you’re not limited to one height or one ball size.

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    What Is An Adjustable Ball Mount?

  • The ball mount is the part of the hitch system that connects the hitch ball to the trailer coupler when towing from the bumper. An adjustable ball mount gives you the flexibility of multiple ball sizes and enables you to make height adjustments to keep your trailer level. This reduces the risk of an accident and minimizes the strain on your trailer and hitch.

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    Live Chat Questions Answered: “We just bought a horse. Should we get a ..."

  •  Live Chat Questions Answered: “We just bought a horse. Should we get a bumper-pull or gooseneck trailer?”

     

    B&W Trailer Hitches provides a Live Chat feature that appears in the lower right corner of our website. We launched Live Chat to provide customers with an informal platform where any question, no matter how basic or advanced, can be answered in real-time by an industry expert.

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    The Advantages of a Single-Point Attachment for Towing

  • When B&W Trailer Hitches introduced the Turnoverball under-bed mounting system, it changed the direction of the trailer hitch industry, both in terms of the versatility it provides and the functionality of the hitch.

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    Buying a New RAM Truck? You Have Options! And Not Just Factory Options…

  • When buying a new RAM truck, the dealership might present you with a lot of factory options. One of those might be their tow prep option, or tow group. We know you have a lot of things to think about when you are in that dealer’s showroom, so allow us to spell out the specifics for you to think about ahead of time.

     

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    Keep Wedges Out of Your Companion Fifth-Wheel Hitch

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    Companion 5th Wheel HItch Coupler Head with Wedge in it

    You may have heard about a few extended pin boxes that have been designed to increase turning clearance between your truck and fifth wheel RV when towing. These extended pin boxes use a wedge in the fifth wheel hitch head to stop the rotation of the king pin in the pin box. This moves the pivot point from the jaws of the hitch to a point further back on the pin box.

     

     

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    New Tow-Rating Standard to Be Adopted By Truck Manufacturers

  • Trucks make a lot of money for manufacturers and dealerships. How can you not elevate your own awesomeness and manliness when you’re driving the powerhouse of a truck that can tow a cruise ship up the side of a rugged mountain in a blizzard?

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