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    tow hooks???

    I went to pull a VW bug out of the mud the other day and I had difficultly finding someplace to attach a tow rope. I don't have a hitch yet and the back seems as bad as the front. Any suggestions?

    Re: tow hooks???

    On both the front and rear bumper line you will see two plastic insert tabs that are removable. Pop one out and screw in the included metal tow loop (should be in your spare area in the tool bag somewhere). I bought extras and now have four or five of them, but you should only need one in most applications. Make sure it is screwed in tight.

    This is also, incidentally, how Porsche will tow your vehicle should you need it, even if its just lifting onto a flat-bed. Independent companies may just tie on to the wheels.

    Re: tow hooks???

    Extra tow hooks are a good idea. Like jdrive, I got a few extra (3). They are not expensive and could help you get out of a jam. The Porsche part number is 955 721 151 00.

    If you have a hitch you might also consider a receiver shackle bracket. Warn makes a nice one, a photo is below. You can find their website at this link. Also handy would be a couple of D-shackles and a recovery strap. If you're really ambitious, get a winch too.

    Re: tow hooks

    Thanks for your info... i did order 3.

     
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