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Old 09-24-2013, 09:12 PM   #1
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Tow hook on the '14

Anyone install a tow hook on the 2014 using the access opening in the grill?
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Old 09-27-2013, 04:30 PM   #2
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Nope, was wondering the same thing.
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Old 10-25-2013, 09:08 PM   #3
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Bumping this! I just had someone email me asking if I had tow hooks for the 2014. I've been searching for pics similar to this... What's behind that cover on the grille? It looks like it's just a hole back there? Is there something to bolt a tow hook too?
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Old 10-25-2013, 09:37 PM   #4
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Been wanting to put one on mine. It is the frame behind the door and not very deep.
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Old 10-28-2013, 12:57 AM   #5
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Bumping this! I just had someone email me asking if I had tow hooks for the 2014. I've been searching for pics similar to this... What's behind that cover on the grille? It looks like it's just a hole back there? Is there something to bolt a tow hook too?

It's just the steel bumper behind the cover.
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Old 10-28-2013, 03:17 AM   #6
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I thought I saw that the other day, what's up with that? Why would they put an access they're?
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that looks like the hooks car manufactures use to ship cars on ships or vessels.. think tie down pts
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Old 10-28-2013, 10:23 AM   #8
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Im almost 100% sure the access is for rigging up a tow hook. The issue is that they didn't pre fab anything to mount to. I can only think of one way to utilize this access and have a removable tow hook. I plan on drilling a hole into the bumper behind the access cover and welding a threaded tube inside. Then screw in a I-bolt and tighten with a jam nut.
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Old 11-04-2013, 08:40 PM   #9
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Guessing the plastic cover is for access for mounting a tow eye on the European version. Is so , we get the access door and nothing to screw the tow eye into without modifying the steel bumper/impact support.
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Old 11-17-2013, 10:09 AM   #10
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Anybody attempt to fabricate one at this location yet? Somethinglike this might work,
http://www.amazon.com/Amico-Auto-Thr.../dp/B009681G1O

Or these renn line universal hooks on ebay
http://www.ebay.com/itm/like/190827035449?lpid=82
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Old 11-17-2013, 10:35 PM   #11
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Anybody attempt to fabricate one at this location yet? Somethinglike this might work,
http://www.amazon.com/Amico-Auto-Thr.../dp/B009681G1O

Or these renn line universal hooks on ebay
http://www.ebay.com/itm/like/190827035449?lpid=82
Good find! I may go with one of those.
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anyone do this yet?
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Old 03-14-2014, 05:48 PM   #13
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No 2014 tow hooks yet?
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Old 03-14-2014, 05:59 PM   #14
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Ours will fit the 2014. I do not have pics, but it has been confirmed.

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