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propster

Tow Hitch

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The hitch fits in the receiver of the jeep with a little play, so when I'm trailering the boat she clunks and bangs a bit going down the road. Does anyone make an aftermarket shim or cushion or sleeve that can help tighten or quiet this down? Thanks.

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Duct Tape worked great for mine. That stuff fixes everything.

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My Jeep did the same thing, funny. I never did anything to fix it though.

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By chance, does your boat trailer have a surge brake?

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Propster - I had the same thing happening when I bought my last boat. I found the tongue of the trailer was too light. Adjusted the tongue weight and she stopped clunking and banging.

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I bought the locking pin assembly and it came with an oversize sleeve...stop mine from clunking.

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