Many people still believe that trailer hitches have to be welded, cut, drilled, or fabricated. Today that simply is not the case. Trailer hitch installation is a 30 to 60 minute exercise of bolting a custom manufactured hitch to factory provided holes or weld nuts in the frame of your vehicle. Curt Manufacturing has trailer hitch applications for almost every vehicle manufactured since the late 70s. Installing these hitches is as easy as it gets. Simple knowledge of hand tools is all anyone needs to do their own trailer hitch installation. For example, the very popular Toyota Prius trailer hitch installation takes only 30 minutes. Obviously, with out instructions or the proper hardware it can be difficult to get the trailer hitch installation done in a 30 to 60 minute time frame. Don’t let set backs like lost instructions or missing bolts bring your project to a halt. We have the trailer hitch installation instructions for all Curt Manufacturing hitches available online and can special order bolt kits for any hitch model. The trailer hitch installation instructions are in a printable pdf. format and include detailed description of hardware required for proper installation. So, If you buy a used hitch, lose the instructions or some of the hardware you can always find trailer hitch installation instructions and hardware requirements with our trailer hitch search tool.