Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
 
Old 06-29-2018, 02:59 PM   #1
Junior Member
 
Join Date: May 2014
Location: East Tennessee
Posts: 24
Aluminess Tire Rack

Hi friends,

My Aluminess tire rack arrived today and after 35 minutes I succeeded in removing the dreaded hinge pin.

Yes, there is a new dent below the hinge area because my old eyes are not what they used to be. But swinging that short handled 5 lb maul was fun. lol.

My question, there are 2 straps for the upper hinge support. I have a 2012 E150 grocery getter/ weekend camper cargo van. Can any of you save me time and tell me which one to use so I don't have to assemble, disassemble etc.

The rear bumper is stock, OEM. All I am doing is installing the Aluminess tire rack.

thanks in advance
__________________

Tracker926 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-29-2018, 05:07 PM   #2
Member
 
Join Date: May 2017
Location: Bellingham, WA
Posts: 34
the ones that came with my bumper were labeled "regular body straps" for the shorter ones and "eb body straps" for the longer srteps
Attached Thumbnails
IMG_6637.jpg  
__________________

__________________
Mike L
2011 e250 5.4 eb42 e-ph agile offroad 4x4
snomad is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 06-30-2018, 12:37 AM   #3
Junior Member
 
Join Date: May 2014
Location: East Tennessee
Posts: 24
Thanks snomad. Mine were not labeled. I'll go with the short one and hopefully won't have to run the new bolt in and back out more than once.
Tracker926 is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.3
Disclaimer:

This website is not affiliated with or endorsed by Sportsmobile SIP or any of its affiliates. This is an independent, unofficial site.


All times are GMT -6. The time now is 02:45 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 4
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.