Originally Posted by BlueJet
It is exactly this reason why I leave my ball in (yeah guys, I have a ball, two when I am mad!). I figure if I am gonna get rear ended I am going to take out as much of their front end as I possible can!
And that's why it's illegal for us in Alberta to have a ball left in the receiver if we're not towing. Since we're easily 50% trucks on the road up here and half of those are lifted 4+" there were enough cars that have had hitches through hoods/windshields that it was becoming dangerous.