Don't Scrimp on Hardware.
The weakest link determines the strength of any chain. Don't let your winch bolts be the weakest link on your rig. This hardware kit is exactly what you need for mounting your Rugged Ridge winch. They will make sure your winch stays in contact with your bumper at all times, especially while performing a recovery. Premium-Grade Hardware.
Don't depend on hardware from a home improvement warehouse for mounting your winch. This hardware is rated for use with Rugged Ridge 8,500 or 10,500-pound winches. These zinc-coated and rust-resistant nuts, bolts, and washers are approved by the company that knows off-roading: Rugged Ridge. They back their product with a 5-year limited warranty. Just What You Need for Installation.
Mounting the Rugged Ridge Winch should take about an hour. This is the hardware you need for the job. Application.
This Rugged Ridge 8,500 lb. or 10,500 lb. Winch Mounting Hardware is designed to be used on all 1997 to 2017 F-150 equipped with a Rugged Ridge 8,500 lb. or 10,500 Winch and a bumper or grille guard is compatible to hold a winch.