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Where are the front tow hooks?

I got stuck the other day and needed somewhere to attach a chain to the front.

Where is the best spot to attach a chain, and has anyone ever put hooks in the front?
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Ive seen a couple guys that have made thier own and there was a company that made them not sure if you can still get them

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best spot is around the shackle or front spring hanger for pulling just dont yakima yank it to hard


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I used the front shackle mount, but didn't like doing so. I wasn't stuck too bad, but like you said, the last think you want is to have 10 feet of slack and the guy pulling you nailing the throttle.

I'm just surprised that a work truck doesn't have a good place to hook a chain to.
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Obs trucks are bad about tow hooks your best bet is to build a front reciever mount for it


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