Mazda Factory Trailer Hitch question

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2019 CX-5 GTR
I'm pretty sure no.

trailer hitch0000-8E-R01 ~ 0000-8E-R06GEN2best installed at the port or by very competent dealer (bumper trim cutout)https://www.mazdas247.com/forum/index.php?threads/trailer-hitch.123870269/post-6671725

checking the part number.. i saw no mention of a hitch receiver.

So lucky you you can pick one of your choice!

https://smile. amazon.com/Reese-Towpower-21536-Towing-Starter/dp/B0016C3STQ/
https://smile. amazon.com/CURT-45056-Loaded-Ball-Mount/dp/B001EOYK98/
https://smile. amazon.com/HiTow-Receiver-Adapter-Trailer-Extender/dp/B073TDQ7BC/
https://smile. amazon.com/Toptow-64181-Trailer-Receiver-Triple/dp/B07XFZYBSC/

They also don't come with the cover
Trailer Hitch Receiver Cover0000-8E-Z14

I guess you could source the Australian one
Australian towing hitch bar KFACTBGEN2https://www.mazda.com.au/accessory-pack/KFACTB

That comes with everything.
 
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Virginia
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2021 CX-5 White
Does the MAZDA factory trailer hitch come with the receiver?
What do you define as the receiver?

The Mazda trailer hitch has the receiver tube integrated into the assembly, if that is what you are asking. It does not have the ball mount, hitch pin, safety chains, brake light harness. Note the part number for the 2017+ trailer hitch is 0000-8E-R06A.
You can also see the Parts of trailer hitch which is a great primer.
 
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2019 CX-5 GTR
@Chas that Parts of trailer hitch is a quality link. It shows the official name of each part, and eludes to the colingual usage of the names of the parts.

on the plus side this conversation has identified the Mazda OEM part number for the ball mount
Trailer Hitch, Ball Mount0000-8E-R08

which I am guessing does NOT include the ball, 2" or otherwise.
 
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Virginia
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2021 CX-5 White
@Chas that Parts of trailer hitch is a quality link. It shows the official name of each part, and eludes to the colingual usage of the names of the parts.

on the plus side this conversation has identified the Mazda OEM part number for the ball mount
Trailer Hitch, Ball Mount0000-8E-R08

which I am guessing does NOT include the ball, 2" or otherwise.
I would agree the ball mount is not included in the price of the receiver, but the OP should speak to a couple of dealers because it is so freaking hard to get to an online parts catalog. I am spoiled by the multitude of Honda/Acura on line parts catalogs...

And of course, neither is the wiring harness.

It is just me, but I would consider a non-OEM Class 3, 2-inch trailer receiver, rather than the OEM 1.25 inch receiver. For me, not that I tow, but when we did a lot of bike riding, the 2 inch bike carrier tube seemed to be standard. It was really sort of hard to get a 1.25 inch bike carrier for four bikes, and the accessory converters 1.25 to 2 inch can be loose fitting, putting a lot more play into the assembly, as well as moving the whole carrier further away from the car center of gravity.
 
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2018 AWD GT Premium Red/Black
It makes sense to me that the ball mount wouldn't be included. They are application-specific. You may need a different amount of rise, among other things, depending on what you use the hitch for.
 
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I just installed the OEM hitch and wiring harness on my CX-5. I can definitely confirm that there is no receiver. FWIW, I really prefer the look of the OEM hitch to the aftermarket hitches which hang down below the bumper cover, but Chas makes good points about the 1.25" receiver limiting some choices.
 
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Pueblo county CO
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CX-5 Sport 16.5 6M
It is unfortunate the aftermarket hitches reduce ground clearance a little. A lot of SUVs have an accommodation in the plastic bumper cover for a hitch. Did you have to cut the bumper?
 
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You will have to cut the bumper to install the OEM bumper. I used a jig saw with a scroll blade designed for cutting laminate. I imagine that any fine toothed scroll blade would work though. Cutting a bumper is nerve-racking. Last time I tried, I found it difficult to un-cut something. It came out fine though. The parts come with a template. You barely notice it's cut from a standing position. I took a picture from down low to show the cut better. One thing I'm curious about is the '16 template was a smaller cutout than '17 and up. I assume for chain clearance and wires, but the smaller hole would've looked better, I think.
 

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