1996 Ford Ranger Trailer Hitches

    • CURT®Sway Control Kit
      $39.66$31.73
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      Sway Control Kit by CURT®. CARiD has everything you need to set up your car or truck to tow, starting with CURT hitches and accessories. Tow in comfort and safety with the proper gear, and make your life easier around the campsite...
      Will perfectly meet your needsOutperforms competitors
      # 2155573
    • Draw-Tite®Sway Control Kit
      $127.39$101.91
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      Sway Control Kit by Draw-Tite®. Includes: Standard Friction Sway Control and Adapter, Screw-On Sway Control Assembly. Look to CARiD for all of your trailering/towing accessories and replacement parts. Lifetime warranty.
      Installs and removes easilyRemoves with two spring locking pins
      # 3725819
    • Pilot®Ratchet Straps
      $13.55$10.84
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      Ratchet Straps by Pilot®. Customize your vehicle with this high quality product. Pilot's products are made of durable material for a long lasting product.
      Helps you to get the most out of your vehiclePrecision designed to perfectly fit your vehicle
      # 11592976
    • SmartStraps®Standard Ratchet Tie Downs
      $18.66$14.93
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      Standard Ratchet Tie Downs by SmartStraps®, Quantity: 4 per Pack, Safe Work Load: 300 lbs. SmartStraps creates and sells the most innovative tiedown products on the planet. And by innovative, they don't mean bright colors, an...
      Rubber-coated hooksAbrasion resistant SmartWeb™ webbing
      # 23336062
    • SmartStraps®Standard Cambuckle Tie Downs
      $20.38$16.30
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      Standard Cambuckle Tie Downs by SmartStraps®, Length: 10', Max Capacity: 900 lbs, Quantity: 4 per Pack. SmartStraps creates and sells the most innovative tiedown products on the planet. And by innovative, they don't mean bright...
      Abrasion resistant SmartWeb™ webbingRubber-coated hooks
      # 23336063
    • SmartStraps®Heavy Duty Padded Ratchet Tie Downs
      $22.01$17.61
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      Heavy Duty Padded Ratchet Tie Downs by SmartStraps®, Quantity: 2 per Pack, Length: 10', Safe Working Load: 1000 lbs. SmartStraps creates and sells the most innovative tiedown products on the planet. And by innovative, they don't...
      SmartWeb™ technology provides webbing that is stronger than standard webbingExtra wide padded grip for more comfort and leverage
      # 23336064
    • SmartStraps®CarbonX Ratchet Tie Downs
      $28.56from $22.85
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      CarbonX Ratchet Tie Downs by SmartStraps®. SmartStraps creates and sells the most innovative tiedown products on the planet. And by innovative, they don't mean bright colors, an overabundance of lengths, or flashy eye-catching...
      High stress, high impact composite constructionCorrosion resistant
      # 23336485
    • SmartStraps®RatchetX Tie Downs
      $20.38from $16.30
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      RatchetX Tie Downs by SmartStraps®. SmartStraps creates and sells the most innovative tiedown products on the planet. And by innovative, they don't mean bright colors, an overabundance of lengths, or flashy eye-catching materials....
      Ergonomic, flared handle for maximum leverageSewn-in, “Soft-Tie” loop secures cargo without scratching or damaging paint or chrome
      # 23336496
    • SmartStraps®Standard Padded Ratchet Tie Downs
      $14.05from $11.24
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      Standard Padded Ratchet Tie Downs by SmartStraps®. SmartStraps creates and sells the most innovative tiedown products on the planet. And by innovative, they don't mean bright colors, an overabundance of lengths, or flashy...
      Power Grip™ padded and ergonomically designed handleRubber-coated hooks
      # 23336505
    • CURT®Trailer Hitch with Receiver Opening
      $136.59from $109.27
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      Ford Ranger 1996, Trailer Hitch with Receiver Opening by CURT®. These trailer hitches allow the use of equalizing hitches to transfer excess tongue weight to the front axle of the vehicle. You can also get a removable ball mount....
      Replaces factory bumper-mounted ballAllows use of receiver-mounted accessories
      # 15760166
    • Draw-Tite®Trailer Hitch with Receiver Opening
      $158.95$127.16
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      Ford Ranger with Factory Step Bumper 1996, Trailer Hitch with Receiver Opening by Draw-Tite®. A sturdy hitch from Draw-Tite is engineered and built from the ground up to fit your vehicle perfectly, and allow you to tow safely and...
      Receivers are designed for trucks, vans and sport utility vehiclesAll frame attachment
      # 26315689
    • Hidden Hitch®Trailer Hitch with Receiver Opening
      $158.95$127.16
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      Ford Ranger with Factory Step Bumper 1996, Trailer Hitch with Receiver Opening by Hidden Hitch®. Hidden Hitch is the premium trailer hitch manufacturer in the towing field. A sturdy hitch from Hidden Hitch is engineered and built...
      Receivers are designed for trucks, vans and sport utility vehiclesAll frame attachment
      # 4173131
    • Pro Series®Trailer Hitch with Receiver Opening
      $121.93$97.54
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      Ford Ranger with Factory Step Bumper 1996, Trailer Hitch with Receiver Opening by Pro Series®. A sturdy hitch from Pro Series is engineered and built from the ground up to fit your vehicle perfectly, and allow you to tow safely and...
      Receivers are designed for trucks, vans and sport utility vehiclesAll frame attachment
      # 25897540
    • Reese®Trailer Hitch with Receiver Opening
      $156.24from $124.99
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      Ford Ranger 1996, Trailer Hitch with Receiver Opening by Reese®. Install a trailer hitch between the frame rails of your truck, whether it's a stake truck, service body, pickup or motorhome. These are custom installations, and may...
      Versatile for various makes and modelsMay require welding, drilling
      # 4174224
    • Street Scene®Street Hitch
      $212.56$170.05
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      Ford Ranger 1996, Street Hitch by Street Scene®. Class 3. The Weight Carrying Capacity is 5,000 lbs, while the Tongue Weight is 500 lbs, and the Receiver Tube Size is 2". The item helps you get rid of that unsightly towing steel...
      Eliminates the towing steel from beneath the vehicleMaximum tongue weight – 500 lbs
      # 35355117
    • Hopkins®Towing Wiring Harnesses
      $35.41$28.33
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      Ford Ranger 1996, Towing Wiring Harnesses by Hopkins®. To have a greater peace of mind when driving with a trailer, go with this perfect accessory that is sure to provide you with a safe, secure connection. Made of sturdy,...
      OEM connectors exactly match a tow vehicleEnsure a perfect, weather-tight fit
      # 12632813
    • Westin®Trailer Towing T-Connector Harness
      $31.69$25.35
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      Ford Ranger 1996, Trailer Towing T-Connector Harness by Westin®. T-Connectors wire directly into your vehicle's factory taillight to allow you to connect a trailer lighting and wiring system directly into your vehicle.
      2 Wire And 3 Wire Systems AvailableInstalls Cleanly Into The Vehicle's Taillights
      # 29438234
    • CURT®5th Wheel Q24 Hitch
      $669.09from $535.27
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      Universal 5th Wheel Q24 Hitch, 24000 lbs Towing Capacity by CURT®. Whether you are towing cross-country or hitting the family campground, 5th wheel trailers offer superior comfort, towing, and construction. Combine these amenities...
      Industry standard rail system for interchangeabilityTrailer weight ratings to 24000 lbs
      # 2164506
    • Draw-Tite®5th Wheel Conversion Hitch
      $720.55$576.44
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      Universal 5th Wheel Conversion Hitch by Draw-Tite®. 5th wheel hitches are the favorite of professionals who tow, because their road manners are superior to conventional-hitch trailers. If you’re traveling with a trailer on a...
      Superior performance in cross windsEasy hookup
      # 3725862
    • Pro Series®5th Wheel Hitch
      $223.04from $178.43
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      Universal 5th Wheel Hitch by Pro Series®. 5th wheel hitches are the favorite of professionals who tow, because their road manners are superior to conventional-hitch trailers. If you're traveling with a trailer on a daily basis,...
      Superior performance in cross windsEasy hookup
      # 3726648
    • Reese®5th Wheel Trailer Hitch
      $874.94from $699.95
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      Universal 5th Wheel Trailer Hitch by Reese®. Lifetime warranty. 5th wheel hitches are the favorite of professionals who tow, because their road manners are superior to conventional-hitch trailers. If you're traveling with a trailer...
      Superior performance in cross windsEasy hookup
      # 3726930
    • CURT®5th Wheel E16 Hitch
      $197.19from $157.75
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      Universal 5th Wheel E16 Hitch, 16000 lbs Towing Capacity by CURT®. Whether you are towing cross-country or hitting the family campground, 5th wheel trailers offer superior comfort, towing, and construction. Combine these amenities...
      Industry standard rail system for interchangeabilityTrailer weight ratings to 24000 lbs
      # 2164503
    • Draw-Tite®5th Wheel Hitch Assembly
      $602.24from $481.79
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      Universal 5th Wheel Hitch Assembly by Draw-Tite®. Ten-year warranty. 5th wheel hitches are the favorite of professionals who tow, because their road manners are superior to conventional-hitch trailers. If you’re traveling with a...
      Superior performance in cross windsEasy hookup
      # 3725835
    • Reese®5th Wheel Hitch
      $336.85from $269.48
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      Universal 5th Wheel Hitch by Reese®. 5th wheel hitches are the favorite of professionals who tow, because their road manners are superior to conventional-hitch trailers. If you're traveling with a trailer on a daily basis, you'll...
      Superior performance in cross windsEasy hookup
      # 3726804
    • Reese®5th Wheel Base Assembly
      $899.94from $719.95
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      Universal 5th Wheel Base Assembly by Reese®. 5th wheel hitches are the favorite of professionals who tow, because their road manners are superior to conventional-hitch trailers. If you're traveling with a trailer on a daily basis,...
      Superior performance in cross windsEasy hookup
      # 3726857
    • Reese®5th Wheel Trailer Hitch
      $968.69from $774.95
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      Universal 5th Wheel Trailer Hitch by Reese®. 5th wheel hitches are the favorite of professionals who tow, because their road manners are superior to conventional-hitch trailers. If you're traveling with a trailer on a daily basis,...
      Superior performance in cross windsEasy hookup
      # 3726968
    • Reese®5th Wheel Hitch
      $336.85from $269.48
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      Universal 5th Wheel Hitch by Reese®. 5th wheel hitches are the favorite of professionals who tow, because their road manners are superior to conventional-hitch trailers. If you're traveling with a trailer on a daily basis, you'll...
      Superior performance in cross windsEasy hookup
      # 41331155
    • Reese®5th Wheel Head Assembly
      $1,134.68$907.74
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      Universal 5th Wheel Head Assembly by Reese®. The Weight Capacity is 30000 lbs. 5th wheel hitches are the favorite of professionals who tow, because their road manners are superior to conventional-hitch trailers. If you're traveling...
      Superior performance in cross windsEasy hookup
      # 15769906
    • Hopkins®5th Wheel Harness
      $69.25$55.40
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      Ford Ranger 1996, 5th Wheel Harness by Hopkins®. Want to simplify the hookup of your gooseneck or 5th-wheel trailer? Tired of reaching those hard-to-get places while connecting them to your vehicle? Go with this highly reliable...
      Provides 7-way, blade-style connector in your truck bedPerfect for use with a 5th-wheel or gooseneck trailer
      # 12604652
    • CURT®Front Trailer Hitch with Receiver Opening
      $154.90$123.92
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      Ford Ranger Except Canadian built 2WD models 1996, Class 3 Concealed Black Front Trailer Hitch by CURT®, Drilling required. The Weight Carrying Capacity is 3500 lbs, while the Tongue Weight is 350 lbs, and the Receiver Tube Opening...
      Replaces factory bumper-mounted ballAllows use of receiver-mounted accessories
      # 1642196
    • CURT®Gooseneck Hitch
      $169.73from $135.78
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      Ford Sierra 1500 / 2500 1996, Gooseneck Hitch by CURT®. Whether you are towing cross-country or hitting the family campground, 5th wheel trailers offer superior comfort, towing, and construction. Combine these amenities with a...
      Industry standard rail system for interchangeabilityTrailer weight ratings to 24000 lbs
      # 2254163
    • Bulldog®Gooseneck Hitch with 2-5/16" Ball
      $252.41$201.93
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      Ford Ranger 1996, Gooseneck Hitch with 2-5/16" Ball by Bulldog®. The Weight Carrying Capacity is 30000 lbs. 5th wheel hitches are the favorite of professionals who tow, because their road manners are superior to conventional-hitch...
      Superior performance in cross windsEasy hookup
      # 3728058
    • Draw-Tite®Front Trailer Hitch with Receiver Opening
      $200.54$160.43
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      Ford Ranger 1996, Front Trailer Hitch by Draw-Tite®. The Weight Carrying Capacity is lbs, while the Tongue Weight is 300 lbs, 9000 with Weight Distributing, and the Receiver Tube Opening Size is 2", No Drilling Required. Add a...
      2" square receiver tube openingFront mounted receivers offer a secure and useful attachment point
      # 26314796
    • Bulldog®Under-Bed Gooseneck Head
      $442.88$354.30
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      Ford Ranger 1996, Under-Bed Gooseneck Head by Bulldog®. 5th wheel hitches are the favorite of professionals who tow, because their road manners are superior to conventional-hitch trailers. If you're traveling with a trailer on a...
      Superior performance in cross windsEasy hookup
      # 39072013
    • Bulldog®Under-Bed Gooseneck Complete Kit
      $442.88$354.30
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      Ford Ranger 1996, Under-Bed Gooseneck Complete Kit by Bulldog®. 5th wheel hitches are the favorite of professionals who tow, because their road manners are superior to conventional-hitch trailers. If you're traveling with a trailer...
      Superior performance in cross windsEasy hookup
      # 39072014
    • Bulldog®Gooseneck Complete Kit
      $180.79from $144.63
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      Ford Ranger 1996, Gooseneck Complete Kit by Bulldog®. 5th wheel hitches are the favorite of professionals who tow, because their road manners are superior to conventional-hitch trailers. If you're traveling with a trailer on a...
      Superior performance in cross windsEasy hookup
      # 39072671
    • Draw-Tite®Gooseneck Plate with 2-5/16" Ball
      $195.51$156.41
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      Universal Gooseneck Plate with 2-5/16" Ball by Draw-Tite®. Requires Rails and Installation Kit PN 30035. 5th wheel hitches are the favorite of professionals who tow, because their road manners are superior to conventional-hitch...
      Superior performance in cross windsEasy hookup
      # 26052780
    • Go Rhino®3" Hitch Step
      $76.61from $61.29
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      Universal 3" Hitch Step by Go Rhino®. 36" Long. It installs in seconds, to provide easy access to roof rack or truck bed. Offers additional protection to vulnerable, molded bumpers. Universal applications for all 2" and 1 ¼"...
      Easy installationGreat looks
      # 37241660
    • Go Rhino®3" Dominator Hitch Step for 2" Receivers
      $94.98from $75.98
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      Universal 3" Dominator Hitch Step for 2" Receivers by Go Rhino®. 36" Long. This great step with great looks not only protects your hitch receiver and your pants from getting dirty; The wide bar also protects the rear of your...
      Patented outstanding designFits all 2" hitch receivers
      # 37241673
    • Go Rhino®4" Oval Hitch Step
      $38.36from $30.69
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      Universal 4" Oval Hitch Step by Go Rhino®. 24" Long. 5-Year Warranty. It installs in seconds, to provide easy access to roof rack or truck bed. Offers additional protection to vulnerable, molded bumpers. Universal applications for...
      Easy installationGreat looks
      # 37241667
    • Go Rhino®2" Hitch Step
      $34.38from $27.50
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      Universal 2" Hitch Step by Go Rhino®. 12" Long. This elegant hitch step is 12" inches long and fits all 2" hitch receivers. It is made of extra thick steel tubing (3" x 0.65") for superior durability and strength. Available in...
      Manufactured of extra thick tubular construction (3” x 0.65”)12 inches long
      # 37241670
    • Go Rhino®Step-N-Tow Hitch Step
      $31.64$25.31
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      Universal Step-N-Tow Hitch Step by Go Rhino®, Aluminum. 14" Long. 5-Year Warranty. This is an innovative, convenient, new way to access your roof rack or truck bed. Its creative design allows you to tow without removing the step,...
      Can stay in place when towingMade in a high-grade aluminum alloy for durability and light weight
      # 37241676
    • CURT®Step Pad for 2" Receivers
      $55.63$44.50
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      Universal Step Pad for 2" Receivers by CURT®. CARiD has everything you need to set up your car or truck to tow, starting with CURT hitches and accessories. Tow in comfort and safety with the proper gear, and make your life easier...
      Will perfectly meet your needsOutperforms competitors
      # 2155445
    • Bully®Black Bull Series Hitch Mount Utility Step
      $69.99from $55.99
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      Universal Black Bull Series Hitch Mount Utility Step by Bully®. The Bully hitch receiver mounted utility step is a multi purpose utility step that allows you to gain easy access to luggage racks, pickup truck beds and SUV...
      Gives your vehicle a serous off-road lookCustom-crafted for a perfect fit on your vehicle
      # 11058634
    • Bully®Multi-Purpose Utility Hitch Step
      $83.41from $66.73
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      Universal Multi-Purpose Utility Hitch Step by Bully®. The Bully hitch receiver mounted utility step is a multi purpose utility step that allows you to gain easy access to luggage racks, pickup truck beds and SUV interiors. It fits...
      Gives your vehicle a serous off-road lookCustom-crafted for a perfect fit on your vehicle
      # 11058637
    • Bully®2 in 1 Hitch Step
      $69.99from $55.99
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      Universal 2 in 1 Hitch Step by Bully®. The Bully hitch receiver mounted utility step is a multi purpose utility step that allows you to gain easy access to luggage racks, pickup truck beds and SUV interiors. It fits all 2 inch...
      Gives your vehicle a serous off-road lookCustom-crafted for a perfect fit on your vehicle
      # 11058640
    • Smittybilt®Beaver Step
      $74.99$59.99
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      Universal Beaver Step by Smittybilt®. The Beaver Step is the handy multi-use accessory that fits into any 2" receiver. Use it as a helpful step when accessing a pickup bed or SUV roof, or as a convenient attachment point for a tow...
      Use as a helpful step10,000 lb. rated tow strap point
      # 36484776
    • WeatherTech®BumpStep™
      $61.19$48.95
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      BumpStep™ by WeatherTech®. BumpStep™ is molded out of a proprietary composite resin and fits any vehicle with a standard 2" receiver hitch. BumpStep™ also allows you to safely stand on the step for every day tasks such as...
      # 26296659
    • WeatherTech®Billet BumpStep™
      $502.44$401.95
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      Billet Bumper Step™ by WeatherTech®. The billet aluminum BumpStep™ is hard-coat anodized in Silver for corrosion resistance and scratch protection, and you can have any color as long as it is Silver.
      # 26296660
    • Black Horse®Oval Rear Hitch Step with Step Pad for 2" Receiver
      $125.00from $100.00
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      Universal Oval Rear Hitch Step with Step Pad for 2" Receiver by Black Horse Off Road®, 28" Length, 1 Piece. Discover the new easy to install Black Horse Hitch Step. This hitch step makes your truck's tail gate very easy to access....
      Make it easier to get in and out of your vehicleRust-free and corrosion-resistant
      # 42215790
    • Black Horse®Rear Bumper Protector w/o Step Pad
      $125.00from $100.00
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      Universal Rear Bumper Protector without Step Pad by Black Horse Off Road®, 36" Length, 1 Piece. Discover the new easy to install Black Horse Hitch Step. This hitch step makes your truck's tail gate very easy to access. It also...
      Make it easier to get in and out of your vehicleRust-free and corrosion-resistant
      # 42215800
    • Romik®Rear Hitch Step Running Boards
      $185.63from $148.50
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      Universal Rear Hitch Step Running Boards by Romik®, 1 Piece. Add a stylish and useful rear step to make accessing your truck or SUV’s rear cargo area easier and safer. Styled to match Romik’s own Running Board side steps, this...
      Makes accessing the rear cargo area easier and saferDesigned to fit all standard 2-inch vehicle hitch receivers
      # 912176
    • CARR®HD Universal Hitch Steps
      $43.74$34.99
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      Ford Ranger 1996 HD Universal Hitch Steps by CARR®. Give your truck a distinctive custom touch and get complete and easy cargo access with this heavy-duty step. Specially designed non-slip tread pattern ensures safe and effective...
      Made of strong die-cast aluminum alloyProvides easy access to the back of your vehicle
      # 5158141
    • DefenderWorx®Hitch Step with "Ford" Logo for 2" Receiver
      $164.16$131.33
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      Universal Hitch Step with "Ford" Logo for 2" Receiver by DefenderWorx®. Dress up your hitch receiver and put it to work at the same time with the DefenderWorx Hitch Step. This cast-aluminum step will proudly display the logo of...
      Fits 2" receiver hitchCast aluminum construction
      # 4430928
    • DefenderWorx®Hitch Step for 2" Receiver
      $164.16$131.33
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      Universal Hitch Step for 2" Receiver by DefenderWorx®. Dress up your hitch receiver and put it to work at the same time with the DefenderWorx Hitch Step. This cast-aluminum step will proudly display the logo of your choice when...
      Fits 2” receiver hitchCast aluminum construction
      # 4430929
    • Lund®Hitch Step
      $30.25$24.20
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      Universal Hitch Step by Lund®. Give yourself a helpful step up to your pickup bed or to the roof of your SUV with the Lund Hitch Step. It’s made of rugged die-cast aluminum with a slip-resistant surface that provides sure footing...
      Provides a helpful step up to the bed or roof of today’s tall trucks and SUVsMade of durable, rust-free die-cast aluminum
      # 39191074
    • CARR®Matte Mega Hitch Step
      $174.80$139.84
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      Ford Ranger 1996 Matte Mega Hitch Step by CARR®, Single. It's not that easy to reach certain areas on trucks or SUVs, but not with this heavy-duty step. It ensures safe and easy access to the vehicle, and is designed to fit all 2''...
      Provides safe and easy access to any service truckBack plate and the deck are crafted of heavy-duty aluminum alloy
      # 36188403
    • Reese®Receiver Extension
      $81.89from $65.51
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      Universal Receiver Extension by Reese®. Look to CARiD for all of your trailering/towing accessories and replacement parts. Lifetime warranty.
      Manufactured from the top-grade materialsCreated to improve your vehicle's functionality
      # 25553101
    • RBP®Grappler Tow Hook Hitch Step
      $248.75$199.00
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      Universal Grappler Tow Hook Hitch Step by RBP®. This is one of the best examples of RPB’s stylish practicality. The 10,000 lbs tow hook is combined with a step for easy access to the truck bed and also serves as a stylish tow...
      Designed in Distinctive RBP Offroad StyleChosen by True Offroaders for Fellow Enthusiasts
      # 395369
    • CURT®Step Bumper Hitch
      $60.45from $48.36
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      Universal Step Bumper Hitch by CURT®. 5000 lbs GTW / 500 lbs TW. CARiD has everything you need to set up your car or truck to tow, starting with CURT hitches and accessories. Tow in comfort and safety with the proper gear, and make...
      Will perfectly meet your needsOutperforms competitors
      # 3055103



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