John Deere Gator Winch Split Cable Hook Stopper keeps tension on the hook to eliminate the cable becoming loose
This "Split Cable Hook Stopper" is for the UTV winch. It weighs 4 oz and is 2 5/8 inches wide and 1 3/4 inches thick. This Split Cable Hook Stopper will fit between the two outside rollers on a UTV winch fairlead. It also works great with the synthetic rope and or the slot fairlead.
Reasons to purchase a Split Cable Hook Stopper :
- Eliminates wear and tear on your rollers from the hook
- Eliminates hook clatter from going down the trail
- Protects the winch motor and gears from pulling the cable in to far and bottoming out on the rollers
- Looks great
- Once you have one everyone else that you ride with will want one!
- Note: Wear leather gloves
- 1) Freespool winch and pull out approx 2 feet of cable
- 2) Pull hairpin and release clevis pin from winch hook
- 3) Remove the four bolts fastening the two halves of the Split Cable Hook Stopper together. Place the cable or rope between the two halves. Insert the four bolts and tighten
- 4) Re-attach hook to cable end
- 5) To stow hook, engage clutch and retract cable onto winch spool until hook is snug against the hook stopper and fairlead
- 6) Position hook stopper at approx 3/4 of the total line distance towards hook while using you winch