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Old 01-07-2011, 04:08 PM
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Originally Posted by Rkeytek View Post
Maybe its because if your pulling in 2wd the weight of the other vehicle is pulling against the front of the truck and is actually lifting the back slightly giving less traction...also I don't know about the gearing in reverse. I would think 4wd would be fine.
But usually if your hooking up your front hooks its only to clear someone of a hazard (not like your towing them around town) and its only short bursts at short distances
If I recall, Ram had (maybe still is running) a commecial where a '10 1500 is pulling a tree stump out of the ground with its front tow hooks using a chain bridle set-up. Hopefully the real world lives up to the commercial!!

In any case I liked the commercial. I think it ran in the summer/early fall.
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