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Old 08-20-2016, 12:20 AM   #1
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Tow Straps

These particular straps were made for my e46 to attach around the front and rear bumper shock/support and thread through the existing tow hook hole. These are top notch quality; professionally manufactured in the US with a 6,000 lb break strength rating. If there is significant interest, I can have more batches made (different sizing, hardware, and colors options are available).

Just a note... The tags can be easily removed, I wanted to leave them on so you can see the strength ratings, etc.

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Update:
I had a batch made with hardware that allows you to simply bolt the strap on wherever you'd like. They're shown below. Let me know if you have any questions.

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$15 shipped (in US) per pair.

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Old 08-20-2016, 11:05 PM   #2
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Old 08-20-2016, 11:56 PM   #3
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Old 08-25-2016, 04:33 PM   #4
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Just straps or is there mounting hardware with it?
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Old 08-25-2016, 04:58 PM   #5
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Just the straps, they wrap around the bumper shock behind the bumper cover.

Similar to this, except that I typically loop it around itself and snug it down tight.
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Old 08-30-2016, 01:03 PM   #6
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Bump, straps with hardware coming soon.
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Old 09-02-2016, 02:03 PM   #7
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Close up photo of how they install on the bumper shock.
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Old 09-04-2016, 02:38 PM   #8
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What kind of hardware is coming soon?
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Old 09-04-2016, 02:46 PM   #9
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Im in interested when the hardware is available to screw it in!
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Old 09-05-2016, 12:28 PM   #10
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Here are some low res pictures of the straps with hardware. Let me know if you have any questions. Same price.

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Old 09-10-2016, 02:20 PM   #11
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Old 09-12-2016, 03:07 PM   #12
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Old 09-20-2016, 06:04 PM   #13
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Old 09-23-2016, 04:36 PM   #14
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Confused. With the hardware will the bolt hole allow me to screw it into the tow hook itself? Looks too small of a hole.
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If i could screw it in to my front tow hook. I would love to get it before thursday when i drive to Maryland
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Old 09-25-2016, 09:42 AM   #16
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Unfortunately, BMW uses a pretty unique thread on the stock tow hook. The straps with hardware could be made to work with that, but I can't seem find a bolt to fit. The typical application for the straps with hardware is to bolt them on to something solid. This works well for other types of cars, and gives you the flexibility to attach it where you want (with some modification).

The ones without hardware work great for BMWs and don't require any modifications; you just have to pull off the under tray to attach it behind the bumper (on the bumper shock) and thread it out through the opening for the stock tow hook.
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Old 10-18-2016, 12:26 PM   #17
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Bump - I've got everything in stock.
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Old 10-29-2016, 11:38 PM   #18
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Old 11-08-2016, 03:48 PM   #19
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Bump - I've still got some straps hanging around.
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Old 11-26-2016, 10:53 PM   #20
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