What is a pintle hitch?

Answer A pintle hitch is a special type of towing hitch used when hauling items that weigh 10,000 pounds or more. It looks like the letter 'C' and is often used for commercial jobs that involve construct... Read More »

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How to Install a Pintle Hook?

If a Pintle hook is installed incorrectly or is put on the wrong vehicle, the result can be devastating to the vehicle or the person or persons around the vehicle, should the Pintle hook fail. A Pi... Read More »

How to Secure a Pintle Hook?

A pintle hook is a coupling device used to tow heavy-duty trailers and is useful for towing on rough or uneven terrain. It has an upper latch that opens for attachment. There are different size pin... Read More »

How to Remove Pintle Caps?

Fuel injection has replaced the fuel delivery system on most new cars, due to its efficiency in delivering a precise amount of atomized fuel and air to the cylinder. The fuel injection system is co... Read More »

How to Relearn the EGR Pintle Position on a Chevy Impala?

The EGR pintle is the small needle inside the EGR valve that opens and closes to regulate the flow of exhaust gas. When the EGR is replaced, the EGR pintle position can get out of sync with the veh... Read More »