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Old 08-03-2011, 11:48 AM   #1
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I have a 2009 gulfstream A class and im in the process of buying a blue ox towing system. I was under the impression that i could just buy the tow hitch and hook it up to the tow mounts on the front of my avalanche( LOL) but i did find out that i need some bracket installed for the blue ox hitch. The dealership here is trying to charge me $600 to install
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You can get an idea of the bracket cost by surfing PPL's on-line store. Installation is usually a PITA and probably worth the $250 entry fee. If you have a decent work area and someone to lend a hand, you can do it yourself though.
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Old 08-03-2011, 12:16 PM   #3
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I think you better look at the towing capacity of your MH. Most MH like that only have a towing capacity of 4000 lbs.
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Old 08-03-2011, 12:28 PM   #4
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On some (many) vehicles you must take the grill and body "front end (bumper,etc.,.).

Make sure you know what you are getting into. Remember: Loctite red.

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