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  1. Driving south for the winter? Bring a towed vehicle behind your motorhome!

    Driving south for the winter? Bring a towed vehicle behind your motorhome!
    Now that the winter chill is starting to set in the north, are you going to head south for the winter in your motorhome? If so, you may need an extra vehicle to navigate smaller streets or use as an extra car for quick runs to the grocery store or on family outings instead of packing up your entire motorhome...
  2. We have you covered when it comes to custom hitches and fabrication!

    We have you covered when it comes to custom hitches and fabrication!
    Established in 1976 by Jon Kay, Torklift Central has always been, at our core, a hitch shop. Starting with one bay and one welder, we are known as “the hitch people.” Not only do we make our own line of hitches (the EcoHitch and SuperHitch), but we specialize in making custom fabricated hitches at our shop. We had a customer...
  3. The Best Hitch for the Toyota Sienna

    The Best Hitch for the Toyota Sienna
    The EcoHitch is perfect for your bike rack and cargo tray needs Ready for a family adventure in your Sienna but don’t have enough room to fit your family and all of your cargo in the back? Good news is that you have plenty of options to make sure you can bring everything you need on your next adventure...
  4. 7th Annual Turkey Challenge Raises Over $28,000 for the Kent Food Bank

    7th Annual Turkey Challenge Raises Over $28,000 for the Kent Food Bank
    Torklift Central Owner Jack Kay helped with dropping off the food donations Oct. 12 to Nov. 15 marked our annual holiday food drive, the Annual Kent Turkey Challenge which was celebrating seven years of supporting the Kent Food Bank. Now that the challenge has officially concluded, we wanted to say thank you to all the businesses and people who...
  5. Trailer brake maintenance – what should you look for?

    Trailer brake maintenance – what should you look for?
                                                                  When was the last time you had your trailer brakes checked? Whether it’s to haul wood or items to the dump, a trailer is the perfect tool to help...
  6. Protect your truck camper and RV this winter!

    Protect your truck camper and RV this winter!
    As camping season is coming to a close and you are thinking of going south for the winter or storing your RV, do you have proper long-term RV security and storage options for the winter? We believe it’s better to be prepared than to deal with hundreds of dollars in repairs and replacement when spring comes around. Also, at 10...
  7. Horse trailer maintenance and repair – what do you need to know?

    Horse trailer maintenance and repair – what do you need to know?
    Maintain your horse trailer to ensure a safe trip! When you’re pulling a tag-along horse trailer behind your truck, you’re likely to be towing more weight than anyone else on the road, apart from semi-truck drivers. Poor truck and trailer maintenance can result in catastrophic accidents or breakdowns, and in more extreme cases, can cause a trailer to become...
  8. Truck Camper Unstable During Storage? We’ve got you covered!

    Truck Camper Unstable During Storage? We’ve got you covered!
    You can also prevent camper theft by locking the FastGun Wobble Stopper! There’s nothing worse than a shaky truck camper. You end up spending your whole camping trip either terrified that it’s going to fall over, or you have to come up with interesting ways to make sure it doesn’t tip over in storage… say good-bye to worry while...
  9. The Best Hitch for the Tesla Model S

    The Best Hitch for the Tesla Model S
    The EcoHitch is perfect for your bike rack needs! Have you been dying to add a hitch to your Tesla but just can’t quite bring yourself to make changes to it? We completely understand, which is why we designed a stealthy hitch that, when not in use, you can’t even tell that you have one installed! The Tesla Model...
  10. Need a custom SuperHitch? We have you covered!

    Need a custom SuperHitch? We have you covered!
    During photo of the custom SuperHitchinstallation - before the welding magic! At Torklift Central, we can take a Torklift International Original SuperHitch, rated at 20,000 pounds towing or the SuperHitch Magnum rated at 30,000 pounds towing, and customize it so the hitch can be installed on work trucks, dump trucks and more. Now you can have the strongest hitch...

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