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Old 12-07-2018, 09:59 AM   #1
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Snow plow subframe for towing?????

I have a 2016 Chevy Silverado regular cab, short bed 4X4 pickup. I found out that I can flat tow the pickup by putting the transfer case in neutral.

I just had a Boss snowplow mounted on the truck so there is a substantial subframe for the plow mounted to the truck frame.

Is it possible to get a tow bar that fits a snowplow subframe for towing behind an RV? I know I'd still have to do something about a braking setup and lights. I figured if the subframe is strong enough to take the abuse of plowing then it "should" handle the stresses of towing.

Has anyone done this (safely)?



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Old 12-07-2018, 11:03 AM   #2
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My guess is you won't find one ready made. I would check with a local welding shop. Depending on your tow bar you may need to by a base plate that they will modify of they may build from scratch.

I would bring the truck and tow bar to the shop.
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