Thread: Front tow hooks
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Old 03-28-2012, 09:46 AM
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Vehicle: 2010 Dodge Ram Crew Cab
Trim Level: SLT Big Horn
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Engine: 2009-2012 345ci (5.7L) Hemi V8 390hp 407lb/ft
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I picked up the OEM toe hooks off a Chrysler dealer on ebay - I think I got them for around $125 shipped. Then, I ordered the lower insert with the holes cut out already from my dealer - that part was $12.00. I figured that was easier than me hacking the stock piece with a dremel.

Once you pop out that lower plastic piece (there are some retaining plastic buttons on the top - I think 4 across), you can then install the new trim piece and then the tow hooks. I didn't even jack up the vehicle to do it - took me about 45 min total in my driveway with a couple sockets and some elbow grease.

Unless you have a Sport, you should be able to order that plastic trim piece from the dealer fairly easily. I have an SLT Big Horn and the part was available.

Check ebay before you order the hooks from the dealer - I was able to save about 30 bucks over what the dealer wanted.
Rich -
2010 Dodge Ram 1500 SLT Big Horn, Crew Cab HEMI
2012 Jeep Grand Cherokee Limited
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