Class 3 Trailer Hitch
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Curt Class 3 Trailer Hitch

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The CURT class 3 trailer hitch is the most common type of trailer hitch installed on full-size pickup trucks and SUVs. It is also found on full-size cars, crossover SUVs, minivans and mid-size trucks. That is because the class 3 packs the punch of a heavyweight hitch while still staying light on its feet. This CURT class 3 hitch offers a gross trailer weight capacity of 3,500 lbs. and a comparable tongue weight capacity of 350 lbs. It is designed to be a custom-fit trailer hitch for certain years of the Volvo XC90 (to verify your vehicle compatibility, see the CURT application guide at curtmfg.com). It features a square tube frame and comes with all necessary hardware for a complete installation.The 2" x 2" receiver tube opening of this class 3 hitch is able to accept a hitch-mounted accessory, such as a bike rack or cargo carrier, or a ball mount to tow most standard size trailers, including utility trailers, single-horse livestock trailers, boat trailers and large campers. One special feature about the class 3 that is not found in classes 1 or 2 is its compatibility with a weight distribution hitch. When used in combination with a WD hitch, this class 3's gross trailer weight capacity increases to 5,000 lbs. and the tongue weight capacity to 500 lbs. (NOTE: Never exceed the lowest weight capacity of any towing component).CURT class 3 trailer hitches are engineered to be strong and capable, having a quality steel frame and a solid finish. They are put through strenuous testing before being deemed ready for market and come with two coatings -- a liquid Bonderite coating and a powder coat in high-gloss black -- that cure together to form a strong resistance against rust, scratching, UV damage and other wear. Our hitches are our pride, and as such, we back them up with a limited lifetime warranty and a one-year finish warranty.

Product Features:
  • Made with a vehicle-specific design for a custom fit
  • Tested for safety in accordance with SAE J684
  • 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
  • Strengthened with a forged, welded, seamless collar
  • Equipped with an open-back receiver for easy cleaning
  • Backed by a limited lifetime warranty
  • Made in USA
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Attachment Location:Vehicle Frame or Bumper (Varies by Application)
Drilling Required:No
Hitch Class:III
Maximum Gross Towing Weight Carrying:3500 lbs
Maximum Gross Towing Weight Distributing:5000 lbs
Maximum Tongue Weight Carrying:350 lbs
Maximum Tongue Weight Distributing:500 lbs
Mounting Hardware Included:Yes
Mounting Type:Bolt-On
Outlet Quantity:Powder Coat
Receiver Size:2 in
Type:Custom

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CurtClass 3 Trailer Hitch
 
4.7

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4.0

Curt hitch installation

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from South Lyon, MI

About Me Auto Enthusiast

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Pros

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Trucks

      Comments about Curt Class 3 Trailer Hitch:

      Hitch was easy to assemble, but the instructions did not comment on how to work around the exhaust system. Proping the hitch on the exhaust side first, would make it easier. I found no need to remove the exhaust bracket from the muffler, per the instructions.

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      • Yes

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      5.0

      Awesome Hitch, easy Installation

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      from Portsmouth RI

      About Me Casual Driver

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Durable
      • Easy installation
      • Easy To Use
      • High-Performance
      • Lightweight
      • Versatile

      Cons

      • Not Perfect For R-type

      Best Uses

      • Large Cars

      Comments about Curt Class 3 Trailer Hitch:

      Very easy to installed but won't fit a R-type perfectly. You will need to cut a liitle of the plastic off so the hitch can go on perfectly. No big deal, it is under the car so you won't see it.

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      5.0

      Curt Class 3 Receiver Hitch

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      from Warwick, RI

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      Pros

      • Perfect Fit

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Towing

        Comments about Curt Class 3 Trailer Hitch:

        Excellent quality and fit.

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