Recovery Fail – Strap goes through back window

In this video the recovery strap ends up flying through the rear window of the vehicle being recovered. While someone in the video makes a comment about how the “strap broke”, if you slow down the video around 2:27 you can see what appears to be the mounting point still attached to the strap or at least the metal hook on the strap.  This video helps to show that even though your strap may be rated to a specific load weight, if the mounting points are not able to handle the force, the strap will be worthless.  a few inches to the left or right and this attempted recovery could have had a deadly outcome.

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