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Old 10-18-2010, 07:57 PM
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Been looking everywhere but does anyone know of a place that has tow hooks that fit on the front bumper of a 2005 Dodge Ram 1500 4x4 Sport?
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bump bump bump has anyone found this out I cannot find anything on this subject is there a way to rig the 25/3500s into a 1500. I cant find a pic of how the mounting holes for them are set up online ideas??
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Dodge Ram Tow Hooks (2003-2005)
82207917 $145.61US

Genuine Dodge Ram 2002-2005 accessory
Tow Hooks are rated with a towing capacity up to 5,500 pounds or 1.5 times the vehicles GVWR (depending on vehicle). These tow hooks securely mount to the frame and are fully tested for durability and load capacity. Black, front, 2 hooks, same as production (2500/3500 models cannot be install w/Mopar Grille Guard). Fits 2003-2005. Mounts directly to the frame with threaded bolts. All hardware is included. No drilling required.

Note: Not applicable for 1500 model.

i can't see why you could not get a piece of steel plate of say 7/16ths thickness, drill holes to fit the front of the frame, or use some L shaped brackets to bolt into the sides of the frame & then bolt the plate to them, then bolt the hooks onto it.
the only possible problem would be where they come out of the bumper

I believe that i have seen this setup on some companies website

i did just see a homemade setup on the dodge forum website, i will leave it to you to find
http://www.google.com/#hl=en&expIds=...2c0531e6823307

street performance has some made of 6061-T6 aircraft quality aluminum and polished to a high luster Direct bolt in replacement, with a note to USE AT YOUR OWN RISK
http://www.streetperformance.com/aut.../56742-4858vc/

this site claims to have them for the 1500 models
http://www.rampartsstore.com/product...22aa8274d753ad
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