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Old 07-04-2012, 11:03 PM
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im curious to know if thats enough winch to pull my 01 3/4T diesel out of a bad situation, or if i would need something bigger. love that price for it.
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I had a neighbor/mechanic weld me up a 2" receiver bracket and mounted it up on the front of my 2500 where the tow hooks are on the frame. He also made the winch cradle too.

This is what I am looking to do on my 2012 Dodge RAM 1500 SL. The only problem is it looks like I will have to cut the bumper skin in order to get the receiver up as high as I am wanting it. Don't like the receivers that hang low or under the bumper. Does anyone have any ideas on how to install I front winch receive on a 2012 RAM 1500 SL.
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You my friend need some tires! I've been eyeing winch setups for a while now. I dont like the curt idea bc it hangs LOW. I already bow my bumper in on ditch crossing

Not too sure on how they couldnt pull you out either. I managed this last weekend. Hell my rear bumper was on the ground, darn D-Ring (which is under water) was laying horizontal on the ground! Buddy has an identical truck as me darn near idled me out. No more showing out in 2wd for this guy, Swampers facked me





That looks like a lot of fun - in *your* truck. Makes me cringe thinking about doing that in mine!
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Not to thread jack but a few people have posted that having mud terrain tires would've muddied the truck more. Is that true? If so, is that in their design? Sling the mud out from under the truck to get to solid ground? If anyone could clarify for me that'd be great, thanks!
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