When did they integrate the hitch into the bumper?

Discussion in '100-Series Cruisers' started by wngrog, Jul 25, 2005.

  1. wngrog

    wngrog SILVER Star

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    Followed a 100 home last week and the class 3 was IN the bumper.

    What year did they do that?
     
  2. e9999

    e9999 You want to do what...? Moderator

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    could be a Lex?
     
  3. wngrog

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    Sure, I am sure it was a Lexus. Neat setup!
     
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    there might even be a pintal hitch bolt patern under the plastic on LC and LX's, I have seen other market 100's with a pintel bolted up.
     
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    I saw 06 LX470 at the dealer yesterday and it had the hitch under the bumper, however I do agree that at least the 04 and 05 have in the bumper and you access it by removing this plastic piece.
     
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    Just came from the dealer I was looking at a 2003 LC. The hitch was in the bumper with a cap over it. Don't know if it was good for 5K or 6.5K lbs
     
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    This 2006 LX470 doesn't have the in-bumper hitch either. So, I guess it looks like '03-'05 LX470's had the in-bumper hitch.
     
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