GoSee understands that Toyota warrants its own brand which includes the Toyota towbar bar and standard or drop hitch. In the 200 Series Landcruiser the towing receiver is part of the chassis of the vehicle.
With the help of Toyota GoSee includes pictures of Toyota shanks available through Toyota dealers.
GoSee believes Toyota would look at warranty claims if a Hayman Reese Weight Distribution Hitch was fitted which did not extend the towing tongue length.
GoSee understands that Toyota engineers have concerns that this could create higher forces on the vehicle mount points and the vehicle chassis.
GoSee believes there is room for discussion between Toyota and towing equipment makers like Hayman Reese on the direct benefits of a Weight Distribution Hitch to towing handling and related road safety.
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