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  1. Exterior
    (Export) Patriots have two tow eye points, one in the front bumper (passenger side) and one in the rear bumper (left side). These points can be used to screw in a tow eye, for towing :) They are covered with a small round rubber cap to keep them dry. However, on my 2010 Patriot, the rear cap is...
  2. Exterior
    I have an 08 4x4 riot and want to get a couple of the tow hooks for the front. I know I have to cut holes in the bumper, not sure what else. But I can't seem to find them. So a link or different thread would be cool thank you
  3. Exterior
    Hey guys, The fact that the pat has no tow hooks or legitimate towing points is really beginning to get on my nerves. Fortunately, I noticed that my rear bumper has a small plastic square that can be removed, which exposes a circular opening. Ive called two dealers, and they both said its for...
  4. Exterior
    EDIT: for those looking for this info, the bolts on the tow hook appear to be M10 grade 10.9 (including the smaller bolt that stabilizes the tow hook), which would have a max torque of around 53 ft/lb. To get to 100 ft/lb safely you'll need a 1/2" grade 8 or an M14 grade 8.8 at minimum. M12...
  5. Exterior
    Hey everyone, I'm looking to install a bull bar and tow hooks on the riot and I just realized that a bull bar could serve the same purpose as tow hooks. I've looked at some of the install threads for a bull bar and see it's mounted to the frame like the tow hooks, would this make it strong...
  6. Exterior
    Hey can anyone post a few pictures of different angles of their tow hooks before installing them?? Maybe stretch a tape measure along them, with a brief note about the size/orientation of each bolt...? I'm getting the feeling that there are a lot of handy people with patriots on this site and...
  7. Exterior
    All you FDI's stuck in the mud of your driveway have been begging for this, so here you go! I expect to see your install photo's. :banana: I've got my fingers crossed for you that you can buy the hooks and hardware. Here's a front view. Both holes are the same size and position. The...
  8. Exterior
    All you FDI's stuck in the mud of your driveway have been begging for this, so here you go! I expect to see your install photo's. :banana: I've got my fingers crossed for you that you can buy the hooks and hardware.
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