Looking to install a rear hitch on my Forester 2020 to set up a cargo carrier. No towing, just to carry gear in a cargo box less than 300 pounds. Etrailer recommended ‘Draw-Tite Trailer Hitch Receiver - Custom Fit - Class II - 1-1/4".
Has anyone installed this hitch on a 2020...
I purchased a draw-tite class III hitch but haven't installed it yet. I've read in a few places that aftermarket hitches that attach underneath to the frame like draw-tite and curt hitches may affect the vehicle's safety features, such as the rear crumple zone and impact features, because of...
i know this has been discussed a lot here. But I cannot find any images of what the OEM hitch looks like installed. My dealer wants $600.
Are there any advantages to the OEM. I want it to be as inconspicuous as possible.
I'm getting my 2019 Touring Bronze/Black later this week!
Does anyone know if this is 1 1/4 inch or 2 inch hitch. Also any one has this installed and use for 1up Bike rack. Trying to decide between this and Ecohitch. It is mentioned that Curt and Drawtite bolt on with visible bars may compromise safety crumple zones.
Any input appreciated.
Any recommendations for a front tow hook for a 2020 that won't bend if it gets used to pull me out of a rough spot? Ive seen a few online that are pretty pricey or appear to be for show only. I won't be leaving it on full time. I just need something that someone can attach a pull strap to and...