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i am hitch retarded...what is this

this is in the bed of my new to me 99 F350 truck...i have only pulled bumper pull my whole life so dont know what this mount is for and where do i get the parts to complete?

i figured it out...here is it
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Gooseneck hitch.

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what parts do i need to make it complete? any idea on the brand?
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what parts do i need to make it complete? any idea on the brand?
Other than the ball it looks complete. Is there something in the hole? It could be a turn over ball. If it is, then in the left rear wheel well there would be a "L" shape piece going through the frame rail. Pull on it and you should be able to pull the ball out and flip it over. Also the U-bolts can just pull up so you can hook the safety chains to.

There should be, I believe a 7-pin plug anywhere in the bed. It could be hanging there like mine is, or mounted to the side of the bed.

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My dad has the same one there beside the hole for the ball is a slot and there is a pin in there that you lift up with your finger and slide over and drop the ball in and then reverse the steps and your ready!! But all your missing is the ball..



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Lol. Yeah see mine didn't have the mounting plate above the bed.

1999 F-350 ECSB ZF6 4x4 Halfbreed:
Mods:
PHP Pheonix 6-Position Chip
Glowshift gauges (boost/egts/oil psi/fuel psi/oil temp/coolant temp/voltage
DIY 6637 Intake
5" Diamond Eye exhaust
05+ Harley Davidson Headlights
55w 5000K HIDs
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Shocker horns
SRP1.1
Irate turbo setup
S366
DIY fuel system with regulated return
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Remov-A-Ball Gooseneck Trailer Hitch Installation Kit - Ford F-250 and F-350 Reese Gooseneck 6300-4448

1999 F-350 ECSB ZF6 4x4 Halfbreed:
Mods:
PHP Pheonix 6-Position Chip
Glowshift gauges (boost/egts/oil psi/fuel psi/oil temp/coolant temp/voltage
DIY 6637 Intake
5" Diamond Eye exhaust
05+ Harley Davidson Headlights
55w 5000K HIDs
Future Mods:
Shocker horns
SRP1.1
Irate turbo setup
S366
DIY fuel system with regulated return
and saving to build a mid 500hp rig.
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