Replace the winch hook with a more secure and durable D-ring shackle thimble designed by Factor 55. These thimbles, also known as “ProLink,” are compatible with both steel cable and synthetic winch rope. Their installation is quick and straightforward, requiring no splicing. Crafted from high-quality billet aluminum, they are equipped with an enhanced titanium shear pin. Designed to fit standard 3/4 Inch D-ring shackles, they also include a bottom rubber component.