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Hitch Accessories Quiz
by Staff
Hitch accessories make towing a lot simpler and more convenient. Some hitch accessories can even stabilize trailers, making the towing process far safer for drivers and the other cars on the road.

What hitch accessory can cut down on accidental scrapes and bumps to human and vehicle bodies alike?

  • Hitch couplers
  • Ball mounts
  • Hitch covers
  • Winches

Which type of ball mount is a one-piece mount that does not have an opening to accept different balls because the ball is part of the mount?

  • Integral ball
  • Self-aligning
  • Dual-ball mount
  • Cushioned ball mount

Which hitch accessory's only purpose is to alter the height of the trailer hitch receiver?

  • Ball mount
  • Hitch coupler
  • Hitch anchor
  • Drop hitch receiver

Which hitch accessory is used to raise and stabilize a trailer so it can be attached to the towing vehicle?

  • Drop hitch receiver
  • Ball mount
  • Hitch jack
  • Hitch anchor

Which hitch accessory helps protect your cargo by fusing your trailer hitch and receiver together?

  • Hitch lock
  • Hitch anchor
  • Hitch coupler
  • Hitch cover

To which hitch accessory do drivers attach chains, cables or ropes?

  • Hitch coupler
  • Hitch lock
  • Hitch hook
  • Hitch jack

Which hitch accessory is often welded to the truck bed and serves as a place to attach chains, cables or ropes?

  • Hitch anchor
  • Hitch hook
  • Hitch jack
  • Hitch coupler

Which hitch accessory is used to keep the towing vehicle and the trailer connected in case they become disconnected along some part of the towing equipment?

  • Hitch coupler
  • Hitch safety chain
  • Hitch jack
  • Ball mount

Which hitch accessory has a mechanism that locks the trailer's tongue to the ball mount?

  • Hitch coupler
  • Hitch jack
  • Hitch anchor
  • Hitch hook

Which type of hitch coupler is made of solid stamped steel and is used for heavier loads?

  • Lunette ring
  • Gooseneck
  • A-frame
  • Flat mount