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Old 05-09-2010, 04:55 PM   #15
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Originally Posted by ShinyRoad View Post
I've done over 3,000 miles in six months with our Equalizer. I was told the creaking is good as it means the hitch is doing its job. The two aluminum L-brackets will eventually wear down as they are 'sacrificial.' I am buying spare cotter pins and L-brackets for when the day comes.

All in all I feel safe and secure with the hitch in all conditions.

'11 F250 SD Diesel FX4 crew cab
Hi, ShinyRoad. Get your magnet out and check all of your hitch parts. I don't think you will find any aluminum parts, although some parts are very close in color.


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