Originally Posted by malydeen
Thats what happens when you try to recover someone while doing 20 MPH, the same thing would happen if you have a front hitch. If you watch the video you will see that the frame sheered not the tow hooks.
a front hitch does not mount at the very end of the frame rail like the front cross member. it has more "bite" on the frame. plus the cross member is not very strong to begin with. it will suffice to the normal uses that most of us use them for but doing stupid $*** like the guy in the video....? who in their right mind would think that was a smart thing to do.
he obviously has no depth perception on the repercussions of his own actions. i laugh at kids like that who think that jus because its a truck, you can do anything. they are not only a hazzard to them selves but to others around them when their feeling stupid.