Just purchased your first Fifth Wheel?
Below are helpful videos to get you started
to Hitch a Fifth Wheel
Hitching your fifth wheel correctly is
one of the most important procedures to
learn before hitch-up and haul your fifth
wheel on the interstate. There are many
videos that show how to hitch a fifth
wheel RV, but most of them are either
incomplete or show a completely wrong
procedure. The hitching procedure below
How to avoid High Pinning which can cause
damage to your hitch and cause the RV
to come unhitched and drop into the bed
of your truck.
The Tug Test is one of the most important
steps to hitching a Fifth Wheel. You raise
the Fifth Wheel landing gear an inch or
so and then engage the trailer brakes
and pull forward slightly with the truck.
If the Fifth Wheel is not hitched correctly,
it will come unhitched and drop onto its
Have a look at our cheap solution
to easily aligning the fifth wheel pin
with your hitch when backing up to the
Fifth Wheel. Especially when a truck box
blocks your view into the truck bed.