The perfect way to locate your spare tire in the rear receiver hitch or use it as a front mounted spare tire. Mounts Wheel at an angle for sporty looks and features a curved lower component to negate ground hang-up.
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The Hornet Heavy Duty Curved Lower Receiver Hitch spare tire mount combines the unique features of the Hornet ATV/UTV Two Piece Adjustable Spare tire hitch with a heavy duty design that can take even the heaviest of wheel/tire combinations. Fully adjustable height to provide the ultimate in convenience when carrying a spare tire on a UTV, truck,, or auto and it's a snap to pull off the upper component with your wheel and tire attached if you need to access the back of your truck.. FITS ALL 2" RECEIVERS INCLUDING ATV'S UTV'S TRUCKS AUTOS •
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The mount post attaches to the lower section with an industry standard 5/8" hitch pin, allowing the mount post and mounted spare to be removed and reinstalled in seconds for easy tailgate or rear door access.
This Spare Tire Mount is proudly made in the USA with American steel and is compatible with any standard 2" receiver hitch. All Steel Welded.
Powder coated flat black for a durable, corrosion-resistant finish.
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(1) Angled Lower Section
(1) Spare Tire Mount Post
(1) Industry Standard 5/8" Hitch Pin
(1) Hornet Outdoors U-4045 Hitch Stabilizer (information [here])
(2) 3/8"x2" Galvanized Bolts
(4) 3/8" Galvanized Flat Washers
(2) 3/8" Galvanized Lock Washers
(2) 3/8" Galvanized Nuts
The included hitch pin attaches the mount post to the lower section. A second 5/8" hitch pin is required to attach the Spare Tire Mount to your vehicle and can be purchased at a discounted price as an optional add-on.
The included U-4045 Hitch Stabilizer can optionally be installed to eliminate wobble between the lower section and the mount post but prevents toolless removal and reinstallation of the mount post. A second Stabilizer to eliminate play between the lower section and the vehicle receiver hitch can be purchased at a discounted price as an optional add-on. Additional details on the Hornet Outdoors U-4045 Hitch Stabilizer can be found [here].
The included 3/8" fasteners will accommodate most wheels, but some wheels may require the separate purchase of longer bolts.
Note: Many/most 3/4 and 1 Ton Pickup Trucks have a 2 1/2" Receiver hitch, (even though nearly all hitch products and tow hitches are 2"). If you need to convert your 2 1/2" Receiver to 2" you can purchase the adapter here.
Hornet Outdoors manufactures a wide variety of specialty hitches. This guide will provide you with a brief description of each.
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