Weight Distribution Hitch and Tow mirrors

Discussion in 'Chevy Truck Accessories' started by Jaele, Feb 2, 2012.

  1. Jaele

    Jaele Rockstar 100 Posts

    Evening. My wife and I are in the market for a new travel trailer and I was curious if anyone has the hook ups for a Weight Distribution hitch and some tow mirrors. The TW of the trailer is less then 600lbs GTW is about 4300 dry. I own a 2011 1500 Silverado and was looking for tow mirrors with the blinkers/power/heater. New or used with work for me as long as its in working condition and it is safe.

  2. Red Z71 Max

    Red Z71 Max Rockstar 4 Years ROTM Winner 1000 Posts

  3. MTM

    MTM Rockstar ROTM Winner 100 Posts

    ^^^^^^^Good website mirrors are very cheap there
  4. dtzackus

    dtzackus New Member

    I use and always heard good thing about the Equai-i-zer brand hitch. It gives your 4 point sway control, plus I like the look of the bars instead of the chains other manufactors use. I would opt for the 1000/10,000 unit, the smaller 600/6,000 is at your max, plus if you are like most of us RVers you'll be upgrading soon. lol

    We had a smaller HTT unit and I went with the 600/6000 unit, 4 years later I bought the 1000/10,000 unit.

    Also, I liked the prodigy brake control, I used the p2 unit, my 2500HD has it built in.

    My truck had the plain jane mirrors, I upgraded to the tow mirrors, I cannot remember what brand they where, but the difference is night and day, plus they extended to really help with the blind spots.

    Good luck!! Dan
  5. rileyjr16

    rileyjr16 Epic Member 5+ Years 1000 Posts

    You ain't lyin! Might order a new set of black ones.
  6. Sierraowner5.3

    Sierraowner5.3 Epic Member 5+ Years 1000 Posts

    i might have to pick up a set of those for my truck. i think tow mirrors would look real good on it. not sure how I feel about the chrome on the factory mirrors anyhow.


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