I am trying to get a trailer hitch for the Tracker and I noticed the chassis has a contour to it. The problem that I am facing is the hitches that I see does not have such contour and is all flat and straight.
I have an small landscaping trailer that I use to do yard clean up.
Who sells the correct trailer hitch for the Tracker at the right price?
By contour do you mean the cross bar at the rear that looks like a pipe? This protects your gas tank and is removed and the hitch bolts on in it's place. You use the same bolt holes. Not sure where you are located but U haul hitch centres should have one for you..
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Not sure what you mean by "flatbrackets". If you mean horizontal thus mounting under the frame, that's where the 4 bolt holes are for mounting. 2 years ago I replaced my 95 ranger's class one with a class 4 hitch, and had the former just sitting. So I adapter itto fit wife's 95 JLX. Holes were free, so used 2 1/2 1/4 angle for mounting brackets, and 1/4 wall 2" sq tube to attach to them, and the original center part of the hitch centered inside and welded. Had to cut off the loop tie-down so it would sit further back, essential directly under the bumper; didn't want the "ball" too close to the bumper.
The vertical leg of the angle iron's sit snug against the inside of the frame. The "nuts" inside the frame don't have a lot of thread engagement, which I didn't like, so I added 1/4" tabs welded to the outside frame, to angle irons, just 3/4- 1" welds two places each for "insurance". Works well, and seems stout enough. Pulled a few loads probably 2-3 X more than your likely to be from what you described as your purpose, with no problems. Not gonna attempt more, it's only a class 1 setup. Total cost, not including the minimal savings from adapted hitch, was about 20/25 I'd estimate total on a complete 2" sq tube would be 40-50 to fab using essentially same design.
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