Solid steel hitch balls are engineered to meet all safety requirements of VESC regulations V-5. When installing hitch balls: torque all 3/4″ shank balls to 160 ft. lbs., all 1″ to 250 ft. lbs., and 1-1/4″ shank balls to 450 ft. lbs. Always use the properly rated hitch ball for your towing system.
- 1. Your towing systems maximum wt. rating is always equal to the lowestrated item in the system.
- 2. Your hitching system cannot be upgraded to a rating higher than the maximum rating of your hitch.