Homemade Anti Rattle Hitch

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1 RETRUE Anti Rattle Hitch Tightener 2 in and 1.25 in, Rubber Coated Hitch Stabilizer for Trailer... RETRUE Anti Rattle Hitch Tightener 2 in and 1.25 in, Rubber Coated Hitch Stabilizer for Trailer... No ratings yet
2 CZC AUTO Hitch Clamp Stainless Steel Anti-Rattle Stabilizer Cross Clamp 2 Inch for Hitches On... CZC AUTO Hitch Clamp Stainless Steel Anti-Rattle Stabilizer Cross Clamp 2 Inch for Hitches On... No ratings yet
3 MaxxHaul 50023 Hitch Tightener Anti Rattle Stabilizer for 1.25' to 2' Hitches Reduce Movement On... MaxxHaul 50023 Hitch Tightener Anti Rattle Stabilizer for 1.25" to 2" Hitches Reduce Movement On... No ratings yet
4 AUTORACCOON Hitch Tightener Anti-Rattle Clamp - Heavy Duty Hitch Stabilizer for 1.25' and 2' Trailer... AUTORACCOON Hitch Tightener Anti-Rattle Clamp - Heavy Duty Hitch Stabilizer for 1.25" and 2"...
5 CURT 22325 No-Tool Anti-Rattle Hitch Clamp Tightener for 2-Inch Receiver, Hollow or Solid Shanks CURT 22325 No-Tool Anti-Rattle Hitch Clamp Tightener for 2-Inch Receiver, Hollow or Solid Shanks No ratings yet
6 RETRUE Anti Rattle Hitch Tightener 2 in 2.5 in and 1.25 in, Rubber Coated Hitch Stabilizer for... RETRUE Anti Rattle Hitch Tightener 2 in 2.5 in and 1.25 in, Rubber Coated Hitch Stabilizer for... No ratings yet
7 Upgrade 22321 Anti-Rattle Hitch Pin Shim Device Fits 2-Inch Receiver, 1/2-In Pin Hole, Trailer... Upgrade 22321 Anti-Rattle Hitch Pin Shim Device Fits 2-Inch Receiver, 1/2-In Pin Hole, Trailer... No ratings yet
8 TOWKING Hitch Tightener Anti Rattle Stabilizer for 1.25' to 2' Hitches, 304 Stainless Steel with... TOWKING Hitch Tightener Anti Rattle Stabilizer for 1.25" to 2" Hitches, 304 Stainless Steel with... No ratings yet
9 Trimax THC200 Univeral Anti-Rattle Clamp Fits 2' Hitch, Silver Trimax THC200 Univeral Anti-Rattle Clamp Fits 2" Hitch, Silver No ratings yet
10 BulletProof Anti-Rattle Clamp (2.0') BulletProof Anti-Rattle Clamp (2.0") No ratings yet
11 Anti Rattle Hitch Pin Shim 22323 Compatible with Trailer Hollow-Shank Accessories Fit Trailer Hitch... Anti Rattle Hitch Pin Shim 22323 Compatible with Trailer Hollow-Shank Accessories Fit Trailer... No ratings yet
12 Anti-Rattle Hitch Pin Shim Device,Fits 2-Inch Receiver,1/2-In Hole Anti-Rattle Hitch Pin Shim Device,Fits 2-Inch Receiver,1/2-In Hole No ratings yet
13 CURT 22323 Anti-Rattle Hitch Pin Shim Device, Fits 2-Inch Receiver, 5/8-In Hole, Black CURT 22323 Anti-Rattle Hitch Pin Shim Device, Fits 2-Inch Receiver, 5/8-In Hole, Black No ratings yet
14 MaxxHaul 50832 Hitch Tightener Anti Rattle Stabilizer for 2-1/2' Hitches - with Wrench Nut MaxxHaul 50832 Hitch Tightener Anti Rattle Stabilizer for 2-1/2" Hitches - with Wrench Nut No ratings yet
15 BougeRV 6 Pack 2 Inch Hitch Receiver Silencer Pad Reduce Rattle and Noise Between Receivers and Tow... BougeRV 6 Pack 2 Inch Hitch Receiver Silencer Pad Reduce Rattle and Noise Between Receivers and... No ratings yet
16 Trailer Hitch Anti-Rattle Hitch Silencer for 2' Hitches - Eliminates Hitch Rattle and Whine... Trailer Hitch Anti-Rattle Hitch Silencer for 2" Hitches - Eliminates Hitch Rattle and Whine... No ratings yet
17 CURT 22320 No-Tool Anti-Rattle Hitch Clamp Tightener for 2-1/2-Inch Receiver, Hollow or Solid Shanks CURT 22320 No-Tool Anti-Rattle Hitch Clamp Tightener for 2-1/2-Inch Receiver, Hollow or Solid Shanks No ratings yet
18 BulletProof Anti-Rattle Clamp (2.5') BulletProof Anti-Rattle Clamp (2.5")
19 CZC AUTO Hitch Tightener, Heavy Duty Anti-Rattle Stabilizer for 1.25' and 2' Hitches, Reduce... CZC AUTO Hitch Tightener, Heavy Duty Anti-Rattle Stabilizer for 1.25" and 2" Hitches, Reduce... No ratings yet
20 CROSSHIP Hitch Tightener for 1.25' and 2' Hitches - Anti Rattle Stabilizer Easy Installation, Reduce... CROSSHIP Hitch Tightener for 1.25" and 2" Hitches - Anti Rattle Stabilizer Easy Installation,...

SaleBestseller No. 1
RETRUE Anti Rattle Hitch Tightener 2 in and 1.25 in, Rubber Coated Hitch Stabilizer for Trailer...
  • Minimize Rattle and Movement - Our anti rattle hitch silencer with rubber coated is designed to eliminate hitch noise, wobble, rattle and hitch...
  • Robust and Durable - Crafted from heavy-duty solid steel, our hitch tightener features a galvanized powder-coated U-bolt with a rubber tube,...
  • Versatile and Practical - Compatible with most hitch classes I, II, III, and IV, including 2" and 1.25" hitches, our anti-rust locking hitch...
  • Effortless Installation and Removal - Simply slip the U-bolt over the receiver, slide the tightener plate into the bolt, and tighten into place with...
  • Exceptional After-Sales Support - Backed by a one-year warranty, we are dedicated to providing responsive solutions 24/7. If you encounter any issues,...
Bestseller No. 2
CZC AUTO Hitch Clamp Stainless Steel Anti-Rattle Stabilizer Cross Clamp 2 Inch for Hitches On...
  • Creative Design of CZC AUTO Stainless Steel Trailer Hitch Tightener. φ0.5 inch U-bolt and cross bar to eliminate rattle and movement for bike racks,...
  • Firm & Solid Stainless Steel Hitch Coupling Clamp for Long Term Service. Totally made of Sainless Steel, the hitch tightener 2 inch fits for all...
  • This Stainless Steel Cross Hitch Tightener Clamp is perfect for locking 2 inch hitches, compatible with most hitches classes I, II, III, and IV (1, 2,...
  • The 2 inch Tow Clamp Stainless Steel is Easy to Install and Hard to Loose Naturally: Insert the tube, lock them directly by U-bolt and cross bar, put...
  • CZC AUTO - A Reliable Brand In Trailer Hitch Clamp Industry: We offer 30-day money-back for any reason, 12-month warranty for quality-related issues....
Bestseller No. 3
MaxxHaul 50023 Hitch Tightener Anti Rattle Stabilizer for 1.25" to 2" Hitches Reduce Movement On...
  • Constructed from heavy duty steel plate with powder coat finish and includes industrial grade U-bolt, washer and nut with galvanized finish to resist...
  • Eliminate or reduce wobbling, rocking, rattling and hitch play on hitch mount bike racks, cargo carriers and other hitch mount towing accessories.
  • Quickly installs on Class I, II, III and IV or 1. 25" or 2" receiver hitches.
  • Great to use on different tow and carry vehicles such as SUV, pickup trucks, RV's, vans, sedans, minivans, campers and more
  • Use on ball mounts, drop hitches, hitch adapters, hitch extenders and other trailer accessories
SaleBestseller No. 4
AUTORACCOON Hitch Tightener Anti-Rattle Clamp - Heavy Duty Hitch Stabilizer for 1.25" and 2" Trailer...
  • Superior Quality: Our heavy-duty forged steel hitch tightener ensures the elimination of wobble, rattle, and noise, providing a quiet and stable...
  • Universal Compatibility: Effortlessly compatible with Class I, II, III, or IV (1, 2, 3, or 4) trailer hitches, accommodating both 1.25 and 2-inch...
  • Comprehensive Kit: Featuring a high-strength anti-rust U-bolt, rubber isolator, tightener plate, alongside 1 rubber isolator, 2 spring lock washers...
  • Versatile Utility: Designed to seamlessly integrate with a diverse array of off-road vehicles, trailer hitch receivers, trailer ball mounts, bike...
  • Satisfaction Guarantee: Rest assured with our unwavering commitment to your satisfaction. Every purchase is backed by our satisfaction guarantee....
SaleBestseller No. 5
CURT 22325 No-Tool Anti-Rattle Hitch Clamp Tightener for 2-Inch Receiver, Hollow or Solid Shanks
  • QUIETER TOWING. The CURT anti-rattle hitch clamp promotes quiet towing of your trailer by clamping down onto the receiver hitch connection. Warning:...
  • EASY TO USE. This easy-to-use anti-rattle hitch tightener requires zero tools for installation. Simply clamp the U-bolt down onto the shank and...
  • VERSTATILE FIT. This anti-rattle device fits virtually any 2-inch receiver tube. It can be used with hollow or solid shank hitch accessories
  • ADJUSTABLE. To ensure a tight fit over your hitch connection, this hitch clamp is easy to adjust. Simply twist the threaded nut and lever
  • TOUGH BUILD. This anti-rattle hitch kit is constructed from steel and aluminum, and it comes with a clear coating for lasting corrosion resistance
Bestseller No. 6
RETRUE Anti Rattle Hitch Tightener 2 in 2.5 in and 1.25 in, Rubber Coated Hitch Stabilizer for...
  • Minimize Rattle and Movement - Our anti rattle hitch silencer with rubber coated is designed to eliminate hitch noise, wobble, rattle and hitch...
  • Robust and Durable - Crafted from heavy-duty solid steel, our hitch clamp features a galvanized powder-coated U-bolt with a rubber tube, effectively...
  • Versatile and Practical - Compatible with most hitch classes I, II, III, and IV, including 2" 2. 5'' and 1.25" hitches, our anti-rust locking hitch...
  • Effortless Installation and Removal - Simply slip the U-bolt over the receiver, slide the tightener plate into the bolt, and tighten into place with...
  • Exceptional After-Sales Support - Backed by a one-year warranty, we are dedicated to providing responsive solutions 24/7. If you encounter any issues,...
Bestseller No. 7
Upgrade 22321 Anti-Rattle Hitch Pin Shim Device Fits 2-Inch Receiver, 1/2-In Pin Hole, Trailer...
  • Eliminates Rattling: Our anti-rattle Hitch kit will help eliminate the annoying rattling noise and vibration caused by an ill-fitting ball mount shank...
  • Easy Installing& Firm Attachment. Simply insert the receiver hitch anti-rattle shim into the accessory shank, then insert the accessory and thread in...
  • The kit includes an Ant-Rattle Hitch Pin and Shim, a welded bracket, and a bolt. Securely fastens the ball mount or hitch-mounted accessory with a...
  • Corrosion Resistant& Reliable: The anti-wobble hitch pin kit is constructed from solid steel, featuring a yellow zinc finish, designed to be...
  • Versatile&Universal Fit. Our trailer hitch anti-rattle device will reduce rattle/slack and movement for towing like hitch trays, cargo carriers, bike...
Bestseller No. 8
TOWKING Hitch Tightener Anti Rattle Stabilizer for 1.25" to 2" Hitches, 304 Stainless Steel with...
  • 【Premium Quality】constructed with 304 stainless steel U-bolt, washers, nuts; powder coated Q235 steel plate, solid and corrosion resistant.
  • 【General Compatible】perfect for 1.25-2" hitch receivers and compatial with most class I, II, III, and IV hitches
  • 【Functions】eliminate or reduce wobbles, rattles and noises for cargo carriers, hitch receiver, trailer ball mounts, bike racks, hitch racks, etc.
  • 【Rubber Coated】provides a better user experience
  • 【Installation 1】tighten the nuts to get the most out of the tightener
SaleBestseller No. 9
Trimax THC200 Univeral Anti-Rattle Clamp Fits 2" Hitch, Silver
  • Easy to install.Fit Type: Universal Fit
  • Fits 2 inch ball mounts
  • Clamps ball mount to the receiver
  • Fits Hollow or Solid core ball Mounts
Bestseller No. 10
BulletProof Anti-Rattle Clamp (2.0")
  • Simple Installation
  • 1/2" Thick Pressed Break Steel
Bestseller No. 11
Anti Rattle Hitch Pin Shim 22323 Compatible with Trailer Hollow-Shank Accessories Fit Trailer Hitch...
  • 【Functionality】It is anti rattle hitch pin to hold the ball mount firmly in place, deterring vibrations and noise. enjoy a smoother, quieter ride...
  • 【 22323 Trailer Anti-rattle Kit】Compatible with trailer hollow-shank accessories only. This trailer hitch anti-rattle fits virtually any 2-inch x...
  • 【 22323 Trailer Anti Rattle Hitch Pin】The is comprised of a threaded pin and shim. Together, the hitch pin and anti-rattle shim lock the shank in...
  • 【Superior Performance】This anti-rattle hitch pins are constructed from solid steel,durable galvanised surface,withstands harsh outdoor weather...
  • 【Easy Installation】Simple and quick .1. insert the receiver hitch anti-rattle shim device into the accessory shank. 2.insert the accessory and...
Bestseller No. 12
Anti-Rattle Hitch Pin Shim Device,Fits 2-Inch Receiver,1/2-In Hole
  • Application : Enjoy a smoother, quieter ride while towing your trailer with this anti-rattle hitch pin. It is designed to hold the ball mount firmly...
  • Use: This anti rattle hitch tightener fits virtually any 2-inch x 2-inch hitch receiver with a 1/2-inch pin hole. It is compatible with hollow-shank...
  • Convenient and Easy Installation : First, insert the receiver hitch anti-rattle shim device into the accessory shank. Then, insert the accessory and...
  • Durable : This anti rattling hitch stabilizer 2 inch pin is made to endure the outdoor elements.Protected by a durable yellow zinc-plated finish with...
  • Package: 1 sets Anti-Rattle Hitch Pin Shim Device.Superior Performance in Universal Application. Reduce rattle and movement for hitch tray, cargo...
SaleBestseller No. 13
CURT 22323 Anti-Rattle Hitch Pin Shim Device, Fits 2-Inch Receiver, 5/8-In Hole, Black
  • QUIETER TOWING. Enjoy a smoother, quieter ride while towing your trailer with this anti-rattle hitch pin. It is designed to hold the ball mount firmly...
  • VERSATILE. This trailer hitch anti-rattle fits virtually any 2-inch x 2-inch hitch receiver with a 5/8-inch pin hole. It is compatible with...
  • HIGH-STRENGTH. For dependable towing strength, this trailer hitch anti-rattle device is constructed from solid steel
  • CORROSION-RESISTANT. This anti-wobble hitch pin is made to endure the outdoor elements, resisting rain, dirt and other corrosive threats with a...
  • EASY TO INSTALL. Installing this anti-rattle hitch pin is fast, simple and secure. First, insert the receiver hitch anti-rattle shim into the...
Bestseller No. 14
MaxxHaul 50832 Hitch Tightener Anti Rattle Stabilizer for 2-1/2" Hitches - with Wrench Nut
  • perfect for locking 2-1/2 inch hitches, compatible with most hitches classes I, II, III, and IV (1, 2, 3 and 7).
  • Simple clamp with "wrench nut" design allows for hassle-free installation without the need for special tools
  • Constructed from high-quality materials for long-lasting performance and durability.
  • Easy to install and remove, making it convenient for use whenever needed.
  • Item weight: 2.05 lbs
SaleBestseller No. 15
BougeRV 6 Pack 2 Inch Hitch Receiver Silencer Pad Reduce Rattle and Noise Between Receivers and Tow...
  • Packing List: 0.25-inch thickness x 3 pcs, 0.5-inch thickness x 3 pcs. We provide you with two sizes of silencer pads to ensure a tighter fit between...
  • Material: The hitch silencer is made of high-strength anti-tear silicone, and will not crack under the influence of extreme temperatures, chemical...
  • Main Functions: The hitch receiver pads provide a cushion between the steel receiver and hitch to eliminate harmful and annoying road rattle,...
  • Universal Fitment: The hitch rattle silencer is compatible with most trailer tow hitch or hitch ball carriers such as for B&W, Reese, CURT, Anderson...
  • After-sales Service: BougeRV silencer pads for 2 inch ball mounts come with a 12-month tech support. If you have any problem or questions, please...
Bestseller No. 16
Trailer Hitch Anti-Rattle Hitch Silencer for 2" Hitches - Eliminates Hitch Rattle and Whine...
  • Tow Without the Rattle: The peel-and-stick anti-rattle trailer hitch silencer available, Our trailer hitch silencer for 2" hitch, If you want a quiet...
  • High Quality Materials: Our Hitch Silencer shim offer Outstanding impact strength and sound dampening, which is stronger than nylon and some metals...
  • Easy to Install: Our Trailer Hitch Anti-Rattle Hitch Silencer takes only minutes to install, Just peel and apply to your clean drawbar, The durable...
  • Quiet Ride : No matter where you’re headed with a trailer in tow, the trip will be more enjoyable without the rattle, Other stabilizers require...
  • Simple Solution: There’s no need to waste time with spare parts and tools every time you want to insert or remove your trailer hitch. No trailer...
SaleBestseller No. 17
CURT 22320 No-Tool Anti-Rattle Hitch Clamp Tightener for 2-1/2-Inch Receiver, Hollow or Solid Shanks
  • QUIETER TOWING. The CURT anti-rattle hitch clamp promotes quiet towing of your trailer by clamping down onto the receiver hitch connection. Warning:...
  • EASY TO USE. This easy-to-use anti-rattle hitch tightener requires zero tools for installation. Simply clamp the U-bolt down onto the shank and...
  • VERSTATILE FIT. This anti-rattle device fits virtually any 2-1/2-inch receiver tube. It can be used with hollow or solid shank hitch accessories
  • ADJUSTABLE. To ensure a tight fit over your hitch connection, this trailer hitch clamp is easy to adjust. Simply twist the threaded nut and lever
  • TOUGH BUILD. This anti-rattle hitch kit is constructed from steel and aluminum, and it comes with a clear coating for lasting corrosion resistance
Bestseller No. 18
BulletProof Anti-Rattle Clamp (2.5")
  • 1/2" Thick Pressed Break Steel
  • Simple Installation
Bestseller No. 19
CZC AUTO Hitch Tightener, Heavy Duty Anti-Rattle Stabilizer for 1.25" and 2" Hitches, Reduce...
  • CZC AUTO hitch tightener equiped with heavy duty φ0.4" U-bolt and 0.28" thick black powder coated plate anti-rattle stabilizer, can undertake all...
  • Reduce rattle and movement for hitch tray, cargo carrier, bike rack, trailer ball mount with brands curt,highland, goplus, pro series, rola, yakima,...
  • This tow clamp is perfect for locking 1.25" and 2" hitches, compatible with most hitches classes I, II, III, and IV (1, 2, 3 and 4). Suitable for...
  • Easy to install, after insert the tube, lock them directly by U-bolt and plate, put on original spring washers, flat washers and fasten by nuts, then...
  • New arrival with very good price for only 1 month. Do not miss this price in hesitation. Please feel free to contact us at first if there is any...
Bestseller No. 20
CROSSHIP Hitch Tightener for 1.25" and 2" Hitches - Anti Rattle Stabilizer Easy Installation, Reduce...
  • CROSSHIP uses environmentally friendly and durable materials to ensure your safety and experience. CROSSHIP hopes to accompany you to enjoy the...
  • 🔩 【Crosship Hitch Tightener】We used heavy duty 304 stainless steel U-bolt φ0.4 inch U-bolts with 2 standard flat washers, 2 spring lock...
  • 🔩 【Quick Installation and Attention】Sliding the U-bolt over the stinger, sliding the tightener plate onto the U-bolt, cover it with the...
  • 🔩 【Universal and Strong Compatibility】Solid steel anti-rattle stabilizers install quickly and easily with Class I, II, III or IV hooks, sized...
  • 🔩 【Professional After-sales Service】If you encounter any problems, please feel to contact us. We will promptly restore your needs, and we also...

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FAQ:

Q: Can you use DIY hitch clamps to stop Rattle?

A: However, DIY hitch clamps may not be the best solution to reducing or removing rattles and sways of towed cargo. The better option would be to use an anti rattle pin from a trusted brand. One brand to consider is CURT, a maker of towing supplies since 1993.

Q: What is the best anti rattle hitch tightener?

A: This lightweight yet heavy-duty anti rattle hitch tightener is the perfect device for buyers with a strict budget. 10. MaxxHaul 70283 Hitch Stabilizer Great value comes in an inexpensive package with this hitch-stabilizing device from MaxxHaul.

Q: How much does an anti-rattle hitch weigh?

A: It weighs almost 2.5 lbs., which is quite heavy for anti rattle hitch devices. In comparison, many similar products tend to weigh less than 2 lbs. Part of the reason for its heft is because of its cast iron lower section.

Q: What are anti rattle hitch locks made of?

A: Some anti rattle hitch locks have stainless steel constructions, and you can find models made with cast iron. Each material used has their specific advantages and shortcomings. In particular, stainless steel is a relatively inexpensive metal and is quite hard-wearing. It’s also corrosion and rust resistant.