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I am preparing the pin box for a fresh coat of paint. There are two holes on the front corners that were covered with stickers when the rig was new. They are long since gone, having been out in the weather day in and out for nearly 7 years. What are the holes for and should I seal them up again?

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Posted: 05/24/12 06:41am Link  |  Print  |  Notify Moderator

Mine has 2 holes that are about 1/2" in diameter on the top side near the corners.No idea why they are there,but never worried about them.


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Gas Hawg wrote:

I am preparing the pin box for a fresh coat of paint. There are two holes on the front corners that were covered with stickers when the rig was new. They are long since gone, having been out in the weather day in and out for nearly 7 years. What are the holes for and should I seal them up again?

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I also keep our pin box looking new. I see so many rusty pin boxes with big paint chips and same for the entry steps. Ours looks new like and is a 2001 model. same for the air hitch
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A pic is worth a 1000 words. :fyi:


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I think those holes are there to allow the bees and wasps quick access to the inside of the hitch . I'd cover them up.


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I lost one of the hole covers on my Mor-Ryde pin box. Called and the factory sent me a new one.

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jetboater454 wrote:

Mine has 2 holes that are about 1/2" in diameter on the top side near the corners.No idea why they are there,but never worried about them.


That's what I have as well. I will get a pic posted over the weekend...

Oh and the bees and wasps definitely know how to find them....

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Biggziff wrote:

I think those holes are there to allow the bees and wasps quick access to the inside of the hitch . I'd cover them up.



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Biggziff wrote:

I think those holes are there to allow the bees and wasps quick access to the inside of the hitch . I'd cover them up.





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