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Where to get OBS tow hooks

I want some but I dont know if they even make them. Any help is appreciated.

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Check out LMCtruck.com I know they have them

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for the front bumper?

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for the front bumper?
Yes for the front bumper, I have a shackle that goes in my reciever for the towing from the rear

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Ever think about adding a front reciever? Then you can put a shackle up front, and you have tons of other options - like a winch mount that you can swap front to rear.

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I never seen an OBS with stock tow hooks on the front end. The OBS front bumper is not designed for them.


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I have a front reciever hitch on my OBS, like you guys said it gives you way more options than just tow hooks

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I never seen an OBS with stock tow hooks on the front end. The OBS front bumper is not designed for them.
That is correct, they did NOT come on the trucks from the factory.

There have been a few people that have mounted them with some different types of mounts they made.

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