While trailer hitches are a necessity, they are pretty ugly and give a decided untidy appearance to your car. With an appropriate trailer hitch cover, you can adequately take care of the bulky ball mount and drawbar slots of your car. The trailer hitch cover is your solution for protecting the receiving tube in the rear of the car from dust and dirt that might collect during the time when the drawbar and ball mount are not in use.
Apart from the optics, the trailer hitch covers provide for a better protection as compared to the rough metallic protrusion from the rear of your car. With this, you cut down on unnecessary bumps and scratches from vehicles and pedestrians. Trailer hitch covers come in a wide range of utility and bold sloganeering. We have compiled a list of the best Harley-Davidson trailer hitch covers which you could find useful for your car.
Harley-Davidson Number 1 American Flag Trailer Tow Hitch Cover Plug
This statement making trailer hitch cover is in the shape of the number 1 and is detailed with the American flag.
The material with which it’s made is brass metal with chrome plating.
The entire body of the trailer hitch cover is made in metal.
The hitch post is 2 inches and the attaching hardware is made of stainless steel. However, if your car requires a 1.25’’ hitch post, you can request for one. This product has received good reviews from users. With secure allen screws lock and keys, you can easily secure your trailer hitch cover and plug against theft. This product is an official and licensed item from Harley-Davidson. The dimensions of the trailer hitch cover are 5 x 0.5 x 3.5 inches and it weighs about 2 pounds.
Along with this attractive appearance, the body of this trailer hitch’s cover is made with brass metal coated with chrome. The entire body of the plug is metallic and the hitch post is the standard 2 inches. Upon request, you can get a 1.25 inch hitch post as well. Protection against theft is ensured with the allen lock and screw key system. The dimensions are 5 x 0.5 x 3.5 inches and the item weighs 2 pounds. The mount and locking mechanism is made of stainless steel and is a standard insert and lock technique, which is the reason why the designers of this product had more space to be creative.
If you have been looking for a stainless steel post of 3.5 inches, then look no further. This 3.5 inch is good enough for 2 inch receiver slots also. This product has the heavy finish of predrilled holes for bolts. This product has a better sense of fitting, because with the help of foam gaskets, a rattle free, noise free, and snug fit can be ensured. A set of bolts with wrenches is also provided for secure hitching of the cover to the receiver slot. This mechanism is considered more secure than the insert and lock system by many users. This product is really new from the host of official and licensed products by H-D. It weighs about a pound and the dimensions are 6.9 x 6.4 x 3.9 inches.
It gives the receiver slot a more covered and customized, finished look. The entire body is metallic to come up with the required sturdiness. The hitching post of this trailer hitch cover is suitable for 2 inches or 1-1/4 inch stems of the receiver. Another recommending factor with this trailer hitch cover is that it does not require any additional locking or installing hardware. The same hardware that you would use for your hitch ball mount can be used to effectively and securely install this trailer hitch cover. This compact item hardly weighs a pound, but its unique round shape allows for as effective protection of the receiver slot as any trailer hitch cover on this list.
It is best used for the 2 inch shafts. Its locking and securing system is different from anything on this list so far. It has 2 specialized keyed wrenches to safeguard the trailer hitch cover. The overall look of this product is that of a heavy duty and polished single piece shaft which is suitable for classes III and IV hitches. It does not have brushed aluminum as its manufacturing material. Rather, it is chrome plated brass. This trailer hitch cover is complete with an assortment of gaskets for a hassle free fitting that does not rattle too much. The dimensions of this trailer hitch cover are 6.9 x 6.5 x 4.3 inches and it weighs about a pound. This product also has had a lot of good reviews.
The trailer hitch cover has been manufactured as a full metallic body accessory. With the insertion hardware made of stainless steel, this item comes with a 2 inch hitching post. Upon request, a 1.25 inch post can also be requested. This hitch cover plug is of the class of trailer hitch covers that come with allen screw keys locking system as a security measure against theft. The product dimensions are 5 x 0.5 x 3.5 inches and weighs up to about 2 pounds.
This particular product is special because it uses a chrome plated brass trailer hitch cover body, with high level of polish, which is claimed by H-D to last for a lifetime. It is made for a 2 inch hitching post, with hardware made of stainless steel. This product also comes with standard allen lock and screw keys system for protection against theft. The dimensions of this product are 7 x 6 x 4 inches and it weighs about 2 pounds. H-D has done a very attractive job on this particular trailer hitch cover, and is apart from anything on this particular list.
This official and adequately licensed product from H-D is all metal in its manufacturing, which says a lot for its durability. The script says Harley-Davidson motorcycles on the vintage bar and shield emblem. This hitch cover plug is ideal for 2 inch mounting slots, and like the other products on this list, users can get a 1.25 inch version for themselves upon request. The securing mechanism is that of allen screw keys and locking. The dimensions of this trailer hitch cover are 5 x 0.5 x 3.5 inches and it weighs about 2 pounds. It has had great customer feedback.
It features an eagle in full flight and bears the script “live to ride; ride to live” and Harley-Davidson. While this product is mainly monotone, black is used to fill in the details. The product has a full metal body and is good for a 2 inch mounting post. A 1.25 inch post can also be made available upon request to the seller. The standard allen screw keys and locking system will make sure your trailer hitch cover does not get stolen. The dimensions of this product are 5 x 0.5 x 3.5 inches and it weighs about 2 pounds.
Trailer hitch covers are a very relevant addition to the car. They not only safeguard other vehicles and people against potential scratches and injuries, but they also help to maintain the cleanliness of the mounting slot.