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Tow hooks

Discussion in 'Chevy Trucks' started by ghostrunner, Dec 7, 2003.

  1. ghostrunner

    ghostrunner Member
    from PA
    Messages: 50

    Installed the Fisher EZV and lost the tow hooks on the front. Is there any way to mount them with the pecular mount? Has anyone else found a way to keep the two hooks as well as the plow mount?
  2. Crash935

    Crash935 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,377

    Nope, sorry, no way to keep the tow hooks. I think if gm didnt make them out of cast but solid steel you might be able ot keep them but the cast hooks just wont be strong enough for all the weight of the plow.
  3. stanza

    stanza Member
    from cny
    Messages: 72

    i put an ultra mount on my gmc and lost the tow hooks too.
    but i didnt have to notch the bumper!
  4. SnowLane

    SnowLane Senior Member
    Messages: 127

    Thats what is nice about the Meyer MDII and E-Z mounts is that you get to keep your tow hooks.
  5. ghostrunner

    ghostrunner Member
    from PA
    Messages: 50

    I thought I saw a picture of a GMC owner with the tow hooks and the pecular mounted together. If not I will take off pecular mount in the spring and put the tow hooks on for mud season.

    Thanks for replies
  6. Arc Burn

    Arc Burn PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,141

    Get yourself a good heavy clevis and use it in the mounting pin hole of the peculiar mount on the truck.
  7. KentuckyPlow

    KentuckyPlow Member
    Messages: 64

    What is a pecular mount?
  8. ghostrunner

    ghostrunner Member
    from PA
    Messages: 50


    The permanent part of the mounting system that stay on the truck. It goes where the tow hooks used to be.