Best Trailer Hitch Locks: Add More Security to Your Trailer and Car
Secure your trailer, boat, and cargo with these trailer hitch locks
This trailer coupler lock comes with an advanced locking mechanism. Master Lock fit this universal trailer lock with a detailed design that resists picking and prying from tools and other equipment.
The bright red finish makes it stand out, discouraging thieves from getting near your cargo. Another benefit is the lock is resistant against rust and corrosion, so leaving it outdoors in the elements won’t harm its locking mechanism.
The lock can be a bit loose on some hitches. Another downside is the locking mechanism can freeze up in extreme cold, making it difficult to turn the key. Also, it is on the more expensive side when it comes to trailer hitch locks.
Cocoweb’s chrome C-lock easily slips into the fastener hole, keeping the hitch securely linked with the frame of your vehicle. The metal is weather-resistant, and the keyhole cover protects the keyhole from filling with water, grime, and rust.
The lock comes with a barbell locking mechanism for an extra layer of security. The design makes it fit more snugly and tightly to your hitch. Another added benefit is the lock comes with two sets of laser-cut keys.
The lock won’t fit anything smaller than 2.75 inches. While it does come in two finishes, neither one stands out from afar as a visual deterrent against theft.
This lock is constructed with an aluminum body and heavy-duty steel lock bar. It comes with a ratchet design, making it capable of being adjusted to 11 different locking positions.
The durable design of the locking mechanism is equipped to resist picking from lockpicks or other tools, while the metal shell fights against prying and drilling. Another benefit is the design is able to withstand the effects of rust and corrosion.
It may not fit all specific hitches properly. You may want to check your hitch and compare it with this lock to see if it is compatible. It may also need a bit of adjusting to fit snugly onto most hitches.