RFA,NRA & other stuff. Try lubricating pretty good first, if that doesn't work then take a tourch and heat it up & hit it with a hammer. Christopher A. hit it with a hammer. @RayS used to make a rear ball hitch similar to MFG# 990907 except his had a receiver tube where the flat plate is in this IPL: . ... Chain around the ball, other end of the chain around a big tree, roll forward at about 1 MPH. My Hitch Mount is stuck in the Hitch Reciever. Trailer Coupler Gets Stuck on the Trailer Hitch Ball Question: I HAVE A BIG TEX TRAILER WITH A TOGGLE RELEASE AND THE TONGE WILL NOT RELEASE THE THE BALL MOUNT I HAVE TO UNBOLT THE BALL FROM MY BUMPER TO TAKE IT OFF THE TRUCK , LOOKING ON THE UNDER SIDE IT LOOKS LIKE A PLATE IS STUCK ATOP OF THE LATCH THAT GRABS THE BALL UNDER THE BACK TOWARD … The excellent people who protest against all hunting and consider sportsmen as enemies of wildlife are ignorant of the fact that in reality, http://www.phelpsweb.thomasregister.com/olc/50691005/phel9_6a.htm, VerticalScope Inc., 111 Peter, Suite 901, Toronto, Ontario, M5V 2H1, Canada. How To Remove Stuck Hitch Ball from Gooseneck On a 2008 Ford F-250; Tips for Removing Stuck Gooseneck Hitch Ball; Can I Use A Bed Liner With CURT Quick Goose 2 Gooseneck Hitch # C630-652 on 2007 GMC Sierra; Spray Lubricant to Free Gooseneck Ball Stuck in Hitch; Dimension to Use to Locate Ball Center for 2002 Chevy Silverado 3500 Long Bed New bike rack stuck in hitch So I just installed a hitch and tried to install the bike rack. Follow. 0. Does anyone know a way i can get it off. I bought the truck and then found out the hitch is stuck in the receiver. It is a 2" reciever and Mount. I bought a car, yes a car, that had a 1" hitch bolted to the frame. asked by: Bill. How do you get the silly ball to unbolt? Take the whole Hitch assembly off and not just the receptacle. My US car has a standard 2" hitch receiver. I am trying to get the ball off of the reciver. JavaScript is disabled. Come join the discussion about fishing guides, bait, safety, gear, tackle, tips, reviews, accessories, classifieds, and more! anybody ever have this problem. Newer Than: Search this thread only; Search this forum only. Truck & Equipment Repair I have tried a wrench. to prevent the problem in the future, grease the receiver before you install the hitch. You can usually access it from the back side of the hitch. Snow and Ice Management Equipment. Young Learn more about Jesus www.lds.org. Hitch Rack is stuck in the receiver (SpeedKnob equipped) Dave Updated December 22, 2020 21:28. LOL, Quoting MargeritaVille:"They don't want the buyer to think that the vehicle was used for anything but commuting to and from work. Let it set overnight. I've seen tow bars that were seriously stuck on. Needless to say, the sucker stuck out a good foot beyond the rear bumper creating the worst shin killer known to man. It seems to be stuck. I assume it's a receiver hitch. I always leave it in the receiver. Some hammer tapping of the ball mount on all 4 sides while pulling would likely get it to start inching out. "In a civilized and cultivated country, wild animals only continue to exist at all when conserved by sportsmen. Newer Than: Search this thread only; Search this forum only. The ball mount appears to be manufactured by Curt. Sent while firmly grasping my redline lubed RAM . Hitch Rack is stuck in the receiver (SpeedKnob equipped) Dave Updated December 22, 2020 21:28. Ball mount is rusted into the receiver hitch. JavaScript is disabled. try this stuff called "Nuts Off" It will definitely work! Drill out the pin using a 5/8th drill. I backed up to a tree at home , blocked my rear tires and then hooked a heavy duty come a long to the strap around the tree and the other to the receiver . Right Mac..great advice..pour fuel on it then light it on fire! Hey Hip if you have a seperate reciever and hitch I'll be over for the free rod. :clapping: :clapping: RIGHT..I am sure it would work but I woulden't want to try it. They're cheap. You can throw one on your key ring and another on your spare or in your console. There are multiple reasons why. good luck, the guys have the right idea but sometimes good old rust might as well be a weld. Been a great truck since I bought it over a decade ago. If ANYONE can get my hitch out with some kind of rust penetrant and a hammer...I will give them one of my rods. Recommended Anti-Rattle Hitch Lock for 2-Inch Trailer Hitch; Can Taller Hitch Ball be Installed in Curt Ball Mount # C45036; Can The Curt Ball Mount Be Used In The Rise Position. If the lock is stuck, the tow bar may also be rotted to the receiver. If you have a compressor, you might try an air hammer with the most blunt tip you can find. Strip the whole vehicle for the new owner. Spray it with some wd40 or similar product. The nut is likely rusted onto the ball shank as well. Anyone have any advice on removing a stuck ball? Just include its value in the asking price for the truck, and when they try to get you down, tell them you can't, because the price includes the ball. '01 F150. I need to put in a different ball mount so I can pull a 1-7/8 trailer. I’ve also tried WD40 the seam for a few days but didn’t do anything. Had the same problem. That took heat, and impact gun to get the bolts to loosen. Meanwhile you can remove the wipers, lights, some lugs won't be missed. If you want to leave your tow hitch and ball, recovery receiver, or hitch pin in place, grab a locking pin. @RayS used to make a rear ball hitch similar to MFG# 990907 except his had a receiver tube where the flat plate is in this IPL: . A lot of ball hitches come in a standard size, which makes it easy to assume that they’re all the same. It will break up the rust that is holding it in. drive it out with an air hammer or a hammer and chisel from the back side (under the truck). None of them has anything to do with caring what someone else thinks. What I did was sell the '93 Blazer with the rusty ball-hitch. The ball mount insert is stuck in the receiver. More heat and beat. When it broke free it acted like a sling shot and lauched the hitch across the street at lethal speed. My hitch and reciever are one! First off. Turned the ball upside down so i could hit it from the bottom with my sled hammer. If your ball mount or hitch ball are rusted beyond repair, you will need to remove them from the trailer hitch to be able to replace it under the $5 lifetime warranty through U-Haul. The way Tester said, but attach a come-along to the ball and the other end to something real immovable. Got it into the hitch receiver, tapped it with a rubber mallet a little go get it to line up, and now can't get it out. Maybe your welder buddy has access to one. You can try spraying some PB Blaster, Liquid Wrench or maybe work some Naval Jelly in there and let it sit overnight. Common thing to happen in the rust belt. :clapping: :clapping: RIGHT..I am sure it would work but I woulden't want to try it. The inner surface of the receiver tube looks fine, oddly enough. NOTHING! Finally it popped out. Buy a can of CRC Freeze Off penetrating spray and an air chisel fitted with a “hammer bit.” The air chisel will run about $15 and the extra bit will be … This hitch has been stuck in the reciever and will not come out. I have a triple ball hitch. Seems the rust has it locked, the undercoat doesn’t help either. I went to remove my ball mount from my receiver hitch and it's stuck. I'd get that removed (may need to cut it) and see what size shank is needed. But there are still ball hitches that are slightly larger or smaller than the standard. Let the chemicals at it and give them time (overnight at least), maybe tap with a hammer while treating it. That is, the receiver can be used in a conventional way by adding a ball hitch in order to pull a trailer. hey Stan, i worked at the hopkins hitching post installing hitches for a couple years in the early 90s that insert may never come out guys would come in and pay us to remove the insert and usally we ended up gas axing the old hitch off to install a new reciever hitch. His hitch ball will not turn loose of the trailer tounge.He has tried silicone spray wd40 etc. Right Mac..great advice..pour fuel on it then light it on fire! I've seen tow bars that were seriously stuck on. You can also chain it to another vehicle, pull and bang with a sledge. A rusty ball mount can get stuck in the receiver opening and be hard to remove. So moving around a few ions first will make it much easier. If I were you, well nevermind, I\'m glad I\'m not!! I believe it was also made as MFG# 990685. Your account has been temporarily locked, so no orders can be placed at this time. Strip the whole vehicle for the new owner. If there is nobody behind you, the hitch will keep. My buddy was in the truck put some tension on so the wheels just started to spin. Let it set overnight. Its this type: I can remove the pin easily. I tried spraying it several time with PB blaster hitting everywhere with a BFH and then hooked it up to an S10 and getting as much traction as i could it the gravel and jerking the chain quite a bit couldn't get it to budge. You could wrap a rope around a big tree and then to the ball mount and tighten up the slack (driving forward) and then rap it with a hammer. anybody ever have this problem. Block the wheels, hook it to a Chevrolet and let him pull it out. They do get rusted in there pretty good otherwise. Removing a Rusty, Stuck Ball Mount & Hitch Ball. I have tried a wrench. If you have done this and it seems to be stuck then it is most likely a binding issue. It can be purchased @ most automotive stores.Here is a link for you. A forum community dedicated to bass anglers and enthusiasts. Otherwise you will have to overcome physical bonds that rival the original material. Unless it is stainless, what is the big deal in letting it go with the truck?? (You won’t need a sledge hammer when doing this) hey Stan, i worked at the hopkins hitching post installing hitches for a couple years in the early 90s that insert may never come out guys would come in and pay us to remove the insert and usally we ended up gas axing the old hitch off to install a new reciever hitch. Snow and Ice Management Equipment. When the ball mount on your trailer hitch is rusted in place, don’t whack at it with a sledgehammer. I backed up to a tree at home , blocked my rear tires and then hooked a heavy duty come a long to the strap around the tree and the other to the receiver . One time, I also helped a friend remove a ball hitch from a SUV. I had a 79 chevy short box with the receiver stuck in the hitch. Hit the receiver with a heavy sledge hammer both side to side as well as inward, and it will quickly pop out. It was 3/4 drive, and so I needed an adaptor for my 1/2 drive air impact wrench. You can try moving the tow vehicle and trailer forward or backward to release the tension between the ball and coupler. In addition, a hitch designed with a shackle in place of the ball can be slid into the receiver making for a more secure rigging attachment when recovery becomes necessary. ... Use a Sawzall with a thin metal cutting blade to get between the receiver and the stinger of the rapid hitch to cut the pin. Anyways if you all have a stuck gooseneck ball this is how I got mine out. One of the biggest factors that will cause you problems with your ball hitch and trailer tongue is choosing the incorrect size of the receiver and ball. Removing a Rusty, Stuck Ball Mount & Hitch Ball. Lets address the hitch being stuck in the truck. ****** it with PB blaster, and then use an enerpac, or porta power to push it out. Oct 15, 2009 ... whatever, get 'er on a highway, then go uphill. They wrapped my strap around a tree, put the loop on the hitch ball and gunned it. I've tried lots of WD-40 and banging on it with a hammer, but it won't budge. How To Remove Stuck Hitch Ball from Gooseneck On a 2008 Ford F-250; Tips for Removing Stuck Gooseneck Hitch Ball; Can I Use A Bed Liner With CURT Quick Goose 2 Gooseneck Hitch # C630-652 on 2007 GMC Sierra; Spray Lubricant to Free Gooseneck Ball Stuck in Hitch; Dimension to Use to Locate Ball Center for 2002 Chevy Silverado 3500 Long Bed I had to use a torch, a sledgehammer, my, dad, another worker.....you see where Im going...Let it go...LOL. I ahve used it many times. Most trailers have a 2" or 2 5/16" coupler. The reason that the receiver sticks is that rust forms and rust occupies more space than unrusted metal. 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It is an OEM hitch. tree idea will work fine, 20mph probably a little fast, i had the same problem last year after winter, just hooked a chain around a tree put it in drive with 3-4 feet of slack, popped right out. Thanks for the suggestions guys. I had a 8lb sledge it only took 4 good smacks on either side the sucker popped out. We have been towing around my buddies brand new 22′ steel trailer for the last few weeks while moving. New bike rack stuck in hitch So I just installed a hitch and tried to install the bike rack. Well, since rust is a chemical reaction you need to move the reaction the other way first through reduction. Since you say you've actually removed the stinger from the receiver and the ball is still stuck, it sound to me like a malfunction in the coupler. If there is nobody behind you, the hitch will keep. If there is a line of traffic behind you, she's gonna let go. You must log in or register to reply here. I am trying to get the ball off of the reciver. I used a 90 degree wheel with pads on it to clean up the ball. thanks . I believe it was also made as MFG# 990685. After that you can use a sledge, cable and tree, air hammer or come along to pull apart. Is this the one you have? Its sitting in there pretty good and I am trying to get it removed before selling the vehicle. I'd get that removed (may need to cut it) and see what size shank is needed. Are there any tricks for getting it loose? Here is a pic. A rusty ball mount can get stuck in the receiver opening and be hard to remove. Young Learn more about Jesus www.lds.org. Yep, nothing like damaging a tree and possibly causing damage to your frame. vehicle, receiver hitch, ball mount, hitch ball, or any other towing equipment. My Hitch Mount is stuck in the Hitch Reciever. At 110 lbs air, I cant get the nut to budge. Question: cant remove tow ball from reciever. Here’s what to do instead. What you're suggesting would expand the drawbar/ball mount (the male part) inside of the receiver hitch. Then there was this ball hitch stuck in the rear lift tube on a parts HB-112 I picked up a while back: I bought a big honking 1-1/2 impact socket. Got it into the hitch receiver, tapped it with a rubber mallet a little go get it to line up, and now can't get it out. This hitch has been stuck in the reciever and will not come out. If you just have a ball on your bumper then leave it on the truck, they are only $8 to $10 so its really not worth the effort. Has the ball mount been in there for 5 years (and is now rusted to the receiver socket)? Please contact our accounts receivable department at 877-287-8634 or email [email protected] His nephew had shoved a hitch in the receiver on his dad's k1500 and couldn't get it out and was afraid his dad would find out he was messing with his truck. Then there was an adapter installed that converted the 1" inch hole into a 2" inch hole for use with a bigger hitch and ball. If you heat the hitch and pin using a torch a lot of times it will break the materials free and you can use a hammer and punch to remove the pin. Common thing to happen in the rust belt. I want to change the position of the ball in my receivers tongue. Just gonna tell him to let it go. For a better experience, please enable JavaScript in your browser before proceeding. Does anyone know a way i can get it off. For a better experience, please enable JavaScript in your browser before proceeding. Its how we got a bar out of a receiver that was stuck in for atleast 5 years it was well rusted in. I tried spraying it several time with PB blaster hitting everywhere with a BFH and then hooked it up to an S10 and getting as much traction as i could it the gravel and jerking the chain quite a bit couldn't get it to budge. Grease your hitch ball when towing to prevent your coupler from squeaking and wearing. And that's probably about the time I put a hitch in the receiver and it hasn't been out since. One time, I also helped a friend remove a ball hitch from a SUV. I am not too concerned about it, but my dad asked me if I could get it off for him. And that's probably about the time I put a hitch in the receiver and it hasn't been out since. The outer surface of the ball mount tube looks like the surface of the moon and has spots where metal 1/8th inch thick flaked off. B&W Trailer Hitches - American made towing products featuring the Turnoverball Gooseneck Hitch, Companion Fifth Wheel Hitch, and Tow & Stow Receiver Hitch. Removing trailer hitch that's rusted in the receiver - YouTube Tom W … So did you get it out yet, and if so how? I assume it's a receiver hitch. Oct 15 ... whatever, get 'er on a highway, then go uphill. Some require a dual action move where you would push back or forward on the lever while lifting up on it. Search child forums as well Rust. You can also chain it to another vehicle, pull and bang with a sledge. Follow trailer and tow vehicle manufacturer’s recommendations for placement and quantity of cargo. Is Curt Class III Ball Mount Compatible with 2 inch Hitch Receiver on 2000 Ford F-150; Will Curt C45036 Ball Mount Work in OEM Hitch on 2004 Toyota 4Runner ", Try heating it with a torch, if that doesn't work, torch the truck and call the insurance company. you might have to let it sit overnight. Recommendation for Removing Stuck Ball Mount from Receiver. Chuck: ... get a wire toothbrush and start brushing the inside of the receiver to get all the excess rust out! If there is a line of traffic behind you, she's gonna let go. Search child forums as well You can also try Coke (the soda, trust me), as it has a high carbonic and some phosphoric acid content. Most trailers have a 2" or 2 5/16" coupler. I’ve tried hitting on it with small sledge but wouldn’t budge. I have had this happen before and have taken a small sledge and banged the heck out of the nut at the bottom of the hitch ball. ... those drawbars don't fit very tightly in the receivers so a little vibration should work things loose. Discussion in 'Towing' started by ToyotaRacingDev, Dec 13, 2018. If the lock is stuck, the tow bar may also be rotted to the receiver. More heat and beat. The mount wiggles around in the receiver (side to side) and can slide forward/backwards slightly (~1/8") with some force applied - such as tapping it with a block of wood. Block the vehicle wheels and with the torch, heat up the receiver almost white hot and hit the outside (all four sides) of it with a two pound hammer. I've been rear ended in 2 out of 3 trucks that I have used the same hitch for. Or if you have access, pour dilute phosphoric acid in there. Hope this helps. Guarentee i'll get it off just for the challange and the rod. I recently acquired another trailer that uses a different sized ball and thought I'd just get another hitch with that size ball … I seriously doubt you would be successful. triblet: posted 05-17-2002 05:05 PM ET (US) Chain around the ball, other end of the chain around a big tree, roll forward at about 1 MPH. The Featured Image is of a Factor 55 Shackle Hitch. Page 1 of 2 1 2 ... Get the appropriate ball mount for your trucks receiver. Help! use a good penetrating oil to loosen up the rust and other debris that is causing the problem. You can usually access it from the back side of the hitch. I had a 79 chevy short box with the receiver stuck in the hitch. If you cant get it out...you have to give me 100 bucks! My new Telluride came with a ball mount for the tow hitch—and it looks like it should fit—but it doesn’t want to slide in the receiver. Hitch stuck in receiver on my truck! Meanwhile you can remove the wipers, lights, some lugs won't be missed. good luck, the guys have the right idea but sometimes good old rust might as well be a weld. One of my buddies beat on the housing around the ball while another beat the ball side to side from the top. Page 2 of 3 ... Id get the biggest sledge you can find (10lb'er sounds nice) and go to town hitting the part where the ball mounts while soaking the receiver area in a 50/50 mix of acentone and atf fluid BassAckwards, Dec 13, 2018 #21. The locking pins usually come with a couple keys. I recently acquired another trailer that uses a different sized ball and thought I'd just get another hitch with that size ball … The Featured Image is of a Factor 55 Shackle Hitch. Search titles only; Posted by Member: Separate names with a comma. Try banging it in to loosen it rather than just pulling it. Tow Hitch Stuck in Reciever. Otherwise you'll spend more money in your time then to just buy another one.Had that happen to me once and had to anchor the truck and winch the receptacle out, now I Grease the receptacle and also take it out when I'm not gonna be using it for a while. Any takers? Is this the one you have? The ball didn't even budge. Tongue weight should be between 10% -15% of Gross Trailer Weight (GTW). Follow. Thanks for any tips or ideas. Search titles only; Posted by Member: Separate names with a comma. Use a Sawzall with a thin metal cutting blade to get between the receiver and the stinger of the rapid hitch to cut the pin. Have to hit HF later this week and get another one. Hitch receiver shank adaptor stuck Discussion in 'Heavy Duty' started by TonyCO, Jun 6, 2019. • Always load the trailer correctly. And then it's trailer shopping time (finally) Re: Hitch stuck in receiver Been a great truck since I bought it over a decade ago. That took heat, and impact gun to get the bolts to loosen. Ball mount is rusted into the receiver hitch. That would lock them together tighter than ever. Chuck: TightPenny: Turned the ball upside down so i could hit it from the bottom with my sled hammer. Spray it with some wd40 or similar product. The nut is likely rusted onto the ball shank as well. Heat is the ticket - lots of it, because it will cause the outer receiver to expand and it will allow the rust to slide free. It seems to be stuck. The Switch Ball™ shank features a patented J-groove design that allows various trailer ball heads to be installed and switched out as needed. is there a way to do this, or can I replace the receiver. Truck & Equipment Repair '01 F150. Then there was this ball hitch stuck in the rear lift tube on a parts HB-112 I picked up a while back: thanks . Right Mac..great advice..pour fuel on it then light it on fire! Personally, I think I'd just give it to the new owner. Try banging it in to loosen it rather than just pulling it. CURT 40053 Stainless Steel Trailer Hitch Ball, 6000 lbs, 2" Diameter, 1 x 2-1/8" Shank $27.74 CURT 45112 Class 3 Trailer Hitch Ball Mount, Fits 2" Receiver, 5000 lbs, 1" Hole, 10" Drop That is, the receiver can be used in a conventional way by adding a ball hitch in order to pull a trailer. Christopher A. Post Reply. Bummer. I bought the truck and then found out the hitch is stuck in the receiver. In addition, a hitch designed with a shackle in place of the ball can be slid into the receiver making for a more secure rigging attachment when recovery becomes necessary. Hell, any buyer should be able to appreciate that...(undecided which face to pin on this, so didn't pin any...... \"The fastest draw is having the gun already in your hand\"

RFA,NRA & other stuff. Try lubricating pretty good first, if that doesn't work then take a tourch and heat it up & hit it with a hammer. Christopher A. hit it with a hammer. @RayS used to make a rear ball hitch similar to MFG# 990907 except his had a receiver tube where the flat plate is in this IPL: . ... Chain around the ball, other end of the chain around a big tree, roll forward at about 1 MPH. My Hitch Mount is stuck in the Hitch Reciever. Trailer Coupler Gets Stuck on the Trailer Hitch Ball Question: I HAVE A BIG TEX TRAILER WITH A TOGGLE RELEASE AND THE TONGE WILL NOT RELEASE THE THE BALL MOUNT I HAVE TO UNBOLT THE BALL FROM MY BUMPER TO TAKE IT OFF THE TRUCK , LOOKING ON THE UNDER SIDE IT LOOKS LIKE A PLATE IS STUCK ATOP OF THE LATCH THAT GRABS THE BALL UNDER THE BACK TOWARD … The excellent people who protest against all hunting and consider sportsmen as enemies of wildlife are ignorant of the fact that in reality, http://www.phelpsweb.thomasregister.com/olc/50691005/phel9_6a.htm, VerticalScope Inc., 111 Peter, Suite 901, Toronto, Ontario, M5V 2H1, Canada. How To Remove Stuck Hitch Ball from Gooseneck On a 2008 Ford F-250; Tips for Removing Stuck Gooseneck Hitch Ball; Can I Use A Bed Liner With CURT Quick Goose 2 Gooseneck Hitch # C630-652 on 2007 GMC Sierra; Spray Lubricant to Free Gooseneck Ball Stuck in Hitch; Dimension to Use to Locate Ball Center for 2002 Chevy Silverado 3500 Long Bed New bike rack stuck in hitch So I just installed a hitch and tried to install the bike rack. Follow. 0. Does anyone know a way i can get it off. I bought the truck and then found out the hitch is stuck in the receiver. It is a 2" reciever and Mount. I bought a car, yes a car, that had a 1" hitch bolted to the frame. asked by: Bill. How do you get the silly ball to unbolt? Take the whole Hitch assembly off and not just the receptacle. My US car has a standard 2" hitch receiver. I am trying to get the ball off of the reciver. JavaScript is disabled. Come join the discussion about fishing guides, bait, safety, gear, tackle, tips, reviews, accessories, classifieds, and more! anybody ever have this problem. Newer Than: Search this thread only; Search this forum only. Truck & Equipment Repair I have tried a wrench. to prevent the problem in the future, grease the receiver before you install the hitch. You can usually access it from the back side of the hitch. Snow and Ice Management Equipment. Young Learn more about Jesus www.lds.org. Hitch Rack is stuck in the receiver (SpeedKnob equipped) Dave Updated December 22, 2020 21:28. LOL, Quoting MargeritaVille:"They don't want the buyer to think that the vehicle was used for anything but commuting to and from work. Let it set overnight. I've seen tow bars that were seriously stuck on. Needless to say, the sucker stuck out a good foot beyond the rear bumper creating the worst shin killer known to man. It seems to be stuck. I assume it's a receiver hitch. I always leave it in the receiver. Some hammer tapping of the ball mount on all 4 sides while pulling would likely get it to start inching out. "In a civilized and cultivated country, wild animals only continue to exist at all when conserved by sportsmen. Newer Than: Search this thread only; Search this forum only. The ball mount appears to be manufactured by Curt. Sent while firmly grasping my redline lubed RAM . Hitch Rack is stuck in the receiver (SpeedKnob equipped) Dave Updated December 22, 2020 21:28. Ball mount is rusted into the receiver hitch. JavaScript is disabled. try this stuff called "Nuts Off" It will definitely work! Drill out the pin using a 5/8th drill. I backed up to a tree at home , blocked my rear tires and then hooked a heavy duty come a long to the strap around the tree and the other to the receiver . Right Mac..great advice..pour fuel on it then light it on fire! Hey Hip if you have a seperate reciever and hitch I'll be over for the free rod. :clapping: :clapping: RIGHT..I am sure it would work but I woulden't want to try it. They're cheap. You can throw one on your key ring and another on your spare or in your console. There are multiple reasons why. good luck, the guys have the right idea but sometimes good old rust might as well be a weld. Been a great truck since I bought it over a decade ago. If ANYONE can get my hitch out with some kind of rust penetrant and a hammer...I will give them one of my rods. Recommended Anti-Rattle Hitch Lock for 2-Inch Trailer Hitch; Can Taller Hitch Ball be Installed in Curt Ball Mount # C45036; Can The Curt Ball Mount Be Used In The Rise Position. If the lock is stuck, the tow bar may also be rotted to the receiver. If you have a compressor, you might try an air hammer with the most blunt tip you can find. Strip the whole vehicle for the new owner. Spray it with some wd40 or similar product. The nut is likely rusted onto the ball shank as well. Anyone have any advice on removing a stuck ball? Just include its value in the asking price for the truck, and when they try to get you down, tell them you can't, because the price includes the ball. '01 F150. I need to put in a different ball mount so I can pull a 1-7/8 trailer. I’ve also tried WD40 the seam for a few days but didn’t do anything. Had the same problem. That took heat, and impact gun to get the bolts to loosen. Meanwhile you can remove the wipers, lights, some lugs won't be missed. If you want to leave your tow hitch and ball, recovery receiver, or hitch pin in place, grab a locking pin. @RayS used to make a rear ball hitch similar to MFG# 990907 except his had a receiver tube where the flat plate is in this IPL: . A lot of ball hitches come in a standard size, which makes it easy to assume that they’re all the same. It will break up the rust that is holding it in. drive it out with an air hammer or a hammer and chisel from the back side (under the truck). None of them has anything to do with caring what someone else thinks. What I did was sell the '93 Blazer with the rusty ball-hitch. The ball mount insert is stuck in the receiver. More heat and beat. When it broke free it acted like a sling shot and lauched the hitch across the street at lethal speed. My hitch and reciever are one! First off. Turned the ball upside down so i could hit it from the bottom with my sled hammer. If your ball mount or hitch ball are rusted beyond repair, you will need to remove them from the trailer hitch to be able to replace it under the $5 lifetime warranty through U-Haul. The way Tester said, but attach a come-along to the ball and the other end to something real immovable. Got it into the hitch receiver, tapped it with a rubber mallet a little go get it to line up, and now can't get it out. Maybe your welder buddy has access to one. You can try spraying some PB Blaster, Liquid Wrench or maybe work some Naval Jelly in there and let it sit overnight. Common thing to happen in the rust belt. :clapping: :clapping: RIGHT..I am sure it would work but I woulden't want to try it. The inner surface of the receiver tube looks fine, oddly enough. NOTHING! Finally it popped out. Buy a can of CRC Freeze Off penetrating spray and an air chisel fitted with a “hammer bit.” The air chisel will run about $15 and the extra bit will be … This hitch has been stuck in the reciever and will not come out. I have a triple ball hitch. Seems the rust has it locked, the undercoat doesn’t help either. I went to remove my ball mount from my receiver hitch and it's stuck. I'd get that removed (may need to cut it) and see what size shank is needed. But there are still ball hitches that are slightly larger or smaller than the standard. Let the chemicals at it and give them time (overnight at least), maybe tap with a hammer while treating it. That is, the receiver can be used in a conventional way by adding a ball hitch in order to pull a trailer. hey Stan, i worked at the hopkins hitching post installing hitches for a couple years in the early 90s that insert may never come out guys would come in and pay us to remove the insert and usally we ended up gas axing the old hitch off to install a new reciever hitch. His hitch ball will not turn loose of the trailer tounge.He has tried silicone spray wd40 etc. Right Mac..great advice..pour fuel on it then light it on fire! I've seen tow bars that were seriously stuck on. You can also chain it to another vehicle, pull and bang with a sledge. A rusty ball mount can get stuck in the receiver opening and be hard to remove. So moving around a few ions first will make it much easier. If I were you, well nevermind, I\'m glad I\'m not!! I believe it was also made as MFG# 990685. Your account has been temporarily locked, so no orders can be placed at this time. Strip the whole vehicle for the new owner. If there is nobody behind you, the hitch will keep. My buddy was in the truck put some tension on so the wheels just started to spin. Let it set overnight. Its this type: I can remove the pin easily. I tried spraying it several time with PB blaster hitting everywhere with a BFH and then hooked it up to an S10 and getting as much traction as i could it the gravel and jerking the chain quite a bit couldn't get it to budge. You could wrap a rope around a big tree and then to the ball mount and tighten up the slack (driving forward) and then rap it with a hammer. anybody ever have this problem. Block the wheels, hook it to a Chevrolet and let him pull it out. They do get rusted in there pretty good otherwise. Removing a Rusty, Stuck Ball Mount & Hitch Ball. I have tried a wrench. If you have done this and it seems to be stuck then it is most likely a binding issue. It can be purchased @ most automotive stores.Here is a link for you. A forum community dedicated to bass anglers and enthusiasts. Otherwise you will have to overcome physical bonds that rival the original material. Unless it is stainless, what is the big deal in letting it go with the truck?? (You won’t need a sledge hammer when doing this) hey Stan, i worked at the hopkins hitching post installing hitches for a couple years in the early 90s that insert may never come out guys would come in and pay us to remove the insert and usally we ended up gas axing the old hitch off to install a new reciever hitch. Snow and Ice Management Equipment. When the ball mount on your trailer hitch is rusted in place, don’t whack at it with a sledgehammer. I backed up to a tree at home , blocked my rear tires and then hooked a heavy duty come a long to the strap around the tree and the other to the receiver . One time, I also helped a friend remove a ball hitch from a SUV. I had a 79 chevy short box with the receiver stuck in the hitch. Hit the receiver with a heavy sledge hammer both side to side as well as inward, and it will quickly pop out. It was 3/4 drive, and so I needed an adaptor for my 1/2 drive air impact wrench. You can try moving the tow vehicle and trailer forward or backward to release the tension between the ball and coupler. In addition, a hitch designed with a shackle in place of the ball can be slid into the receiver making for a more secure rigging attachment when recovery becomes necessary. ... Use a Sawzall with a thin metal cutting blade to get between the receiver and the stinger of the rapid hitch to cut the pin. Anyways if you all have a stuck gooseneck ball this is how I got mine out. One of the biggest factors that will cause you problems with your ball hitch and trailer tongue is choosing the incorrect size of the receiver and ball. Removing a Rusty, Stuck Ball Mount & Hitch Ball. Lets address the hitch being stuck in the truck. ****** it with PB blaster, and then use an enerpac, or porta power to push it out. Oct 15, 2009 ... whatever, get 'er on a highway, then go uphill. They wrapped my strap around a tree, put the loop on the hitch ball and gunned it. I've tried lots of WD-40 and banging on it with a hammer, but it won't budge. How To Remove Stuck Hitch Ball from Gooseneck On a 2008 Ford F-250; Tips for Removing Stuck Gooseneck Hitch Ball; Can I Use A Bed Liner With CURT Quick Goose 2 Gooseneck Hitch # C630-652 on 2007 GMC Sierra; Spray Lubricant to Free Gooseneck Ball Stuck in Hitch; Dimension to Use to Locate Ball Center for 2002 Chevy Silverado 3500 Long Bed I had to use a torch, a sledgehammer, my, dad, another worker.....you see where Im going...Let it go...LOL. I ahve used it many times. Most trailers have a 2" or 2 5/16" coupler. The reason that the receiver sticks is that rust forms and rust occupies more space than unrusted metal. 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