Originally Posted by Haggar
Mine is rated for 10k, which is more than any of my trailers.
Every truck I've had (unless that hitch you are talking about is my old white V10 truck...) was a class 4 hitch, which is usually 5k/10k (non wd/wd), which means the hitch itself is OK for 10k.
It is your old truck. I fixed the brake lines, got new tires, and have been driving the piss out of it.