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How to Install a Lube Plate on a 5th Wheel Hitch

Using a lube plate on a fifth wheel hitch allows for a much cleaner install. You do not have to grease the hitch and there is no build up of dust and dirt on the hitch that could act as sandpaper and damage the hitch. Below is a video demonstrating how to install the lube plate, and how to check that it is fitted correctly.