installing trailer hitch on C5 A6
lee at wheelman.com
Thu Aug 14 12:42:38 PDT 2008
900lbs worth of dirt bikes and trailer has me concerned about
sheetmetal mounts, longevity, control and rust. Yea, it's solid on
day 1. But what about in 2 years...
At 02:58 PM 8/14/2008, kf21857 at comcast.net wrote:
>I got a receiver hitch put on my 2000 A6 sedan at the local U Haul
>dealer for under $200. I haven't tried pulling a trailer with it
>yet but it works dandy for my bike rack.
>Subject: installing trailer hitch on C5 A6
>Has anyone installed a trailer hitch on a C5 A6? I found one brand, Curtis,
>which requires a series of holes to be drilled with the hitch essentially
>mounted to the spare tire well.
>The last time I installed a hitch (on a Volvo 145 wagon), the frame was
>pretapped for the hitch and the hitch mounted solidly to the frame...
>Anyone have a spare hitch for a C5 wagon?
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