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    Warp speed, Mr. Sulu!
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    1UP USA hitch rack expander ball...please help!

    Just got a new 1UP hitch rack and am in the process of trying to install it in my 2" receiver. Instructions state that it should slip right in as-is, but the damn thing won't go in!

    Is that ball supposed to move inside the hitch bar to allow it to slide into the receiver? Because right now it will spin smoothly but it doesn't go in at all.

    Anyone heard of this before?

    Thanks in advance.

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    Try loosening the expander ball thinger, in case it isn't flush?
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    I had tried that initially...it made no difference. In the end, I took a hammer to the ball and eventually it popped into the hitch bar. For some reason it had become jammed in the hole it sits in.

    Thanks for the suggestion anyway.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Pucker Factor View Post
    I had tried that initially...it made no difference. In the end, I took a hammer to the ball and eventually it popped into the hitch bar. For some reason it had become jammed in the hole it sits in.

    Thanks for the suggestion anyway.
    Mine was the same way out of the box. It has never been an issue since.
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