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My 2019 Trailhawk has two red tow hooks in the front and one in the back.

I have an OEM trailer hitch in the back but would like to use the front tow hooks to pull a totaled 03 Ford Escape out of a ditch to about 200 feet away where a tractor trailer can get to it.

Can't find a definitive weight capacity for the two red hooks in the front or the one in the back.

Anybody got an an official link?

UPDATE: With such mixed responses on the official capacity of the red tow hooks I just used the tow hitch and pulled the stuck Ford out. It's disappointing there is no documentation to prove the red hooks aren't just for show or, at best, reserved for the Renegade being pulled from a ditch.
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I know this late, but I believe I saw 9000lbs. per hook.
 

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OK. I remember seeing it somewhere too -- probably on this Forum somewhere..

In any case, note that the Owner's Manual says to use both front hooks when recovering from the front. So the capacity of the front hooks would not seem to be the same as the rear hook -- apparently because of how they're anchored to the frame.

That's why I got a "tree hugger" strap and some soft shackles -- so I could loop to both front hooks.
 
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