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Old 05-28-2010, 11:30 PM
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Nice job on the install, very cool mod
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The tow hooks look awesome (especially on a Black Ram!)
Has anyone actually used their tow hooks though? From what I can see there doesn't appear to be much room to get a towing hook (or tow rope) in the opening. Looks like doing so could potentially cause paint damage (scratches, etc.)

It's definitely something I would like to do (even if it's only for show).
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I use mine a lot. There is actually more room/clearance on the Sport, then on the Rams that come with tow hooks, as the front fascia at the tow hook position is set back about 1/2".
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That looks very cool,nice job with the install. I thought they gave you a new face plate if you bought it directly from dodge. Doesn't matter you did good work !!!!
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You have to cut out the face plate. They don't offer it with the cut outs for the Sport model. I believe this also affects the R/T and the Express. Not to worry though...if you butch up the face plate, they are cheap...even through Dodge.
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Looks SICK man! I have the exact same truck. Been thinking of adding Tow Hooks, just worried i will screw up the cut on the face plate. What did you use to cut the plastic?
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I used an ordinary box cutter (Utility Knife) with a new blade. I then used a fine flat mil file to shape the edges to perfection, then lightly flashed the edges with a propane torch to hide the fine file marks. I really wanted it to look like it was that way from the factory....and am very happy with the results.
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mine was the same way, just carve out a bit plastic, trim it with a dremel, insert hooks[IMG] Uploaded with ImageShack.us[/IMG] [IMG] Uploaded with ImageShack.us[/IMG]
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nice job....then I spotted the Shovelhead ....<<<old shovelhead guy here too. I miss mine. Plan to ride next summer, not sure if I will get the newer street glide / road king / dresser type, or build another shovel...what to do ...
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It's really easy to do and they do come in handy, just pulled out my second tree stump
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Really nice ! hmmm .... I have a black express, I gotta do this !!!
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