Thread: 2011 Tow Hitch
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Old 03-16-2012, 10:09 PM
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Originally Posted by roadkillrob View Post
I used the hitch from etrailer.com at a recommendation of another member. Much much better than the BMW hitch, it is 13" off the ground, not cutting of the bumper, just a minor trim of the lower silver piece, maintains the original cross member so the tow holes are still useful and just looks so much better in my book. You can either just get the OEM wiring harness and programming or do the aftermarket wiring, either way, I would do this hitch over the BMW one and you save about 300 bucks on the hitch part alone.

Rob
What hitch did you get from etrailer?
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