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Hitch Question likely a dumb one...

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by 12Tac, Apr 22, 2012.

  1. Apr 22, 2012 at 10:03 AM
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    12Tac

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    I've got a 2012 with a factory hitch. Anyone know what size the receiver is? 2", 3"...? I can't find it in the manual. Looking to get a hitch step for it and don't know the size I need.

    12Tac
     
  2. Apr 22, 2012 at 10:04 AM
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    Fightnfire

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  3. Apr 22, 2012 at 10:09 AM
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    TennesseeFan76

    TennesseeFan76 I intend to live forever. So far, so good.

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    2 inch is pretty common, and yea, so is a tape measure. Just saying
     
  4. Apr 22, 2012 at 10:12 AM
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    You answered in less than 60 sec... how long to check this out with a tape measure... find one, go outside... etc... 5 min maybe? It all depends how far this truck is from the front door.

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  5. Apr 22, 2012 at 10:15 AM
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    Okay okay...bonehead question. Tape measure. Got it.
     
  6. Apr 22, 2012 at 10:16 AM
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    Everyone gets one... lol

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  7. Apr 22, 2012 at 11:30 AM
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    Walmart has a good selection of hitches in several drop lengths, I believe they are Reese. and yes 2"
     
  8. Apr 22, 2012 at 11:33 AM
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    TnRedNeck721

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    locking pins have to be 3” because of the extra brace or what ever right their that bolts to bumper. thats what i found out.
     
  9. Apr 22, 2012 at 1:57 PM
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    TnRedNeck721 GO VOLS!

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    yeah. i used a tape measure to see what size i needed. we have another draw bar with a ball laying around that i used just needed a locking pin. got a master lock i think it was from wal mart.
     
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