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I'm positive a lot of guys out there decided to go aftermarket for spare tire carriers and I'm not too fond of the OEM Kawi one. Anybody have either of the 2 I'm deciding on, and if so please send pics!

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I went with the OEM one after looking at all the options.........if i was picking from those 2 I would go with the tusk because i saw they had a bracket that you can put their jack on the carrier as well - that bracket might fit on the satv one - I didnt research it.... but it seemed like a nice feature instead of putting your jack on the cage or in the box somewhere.....
 

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What steered towards the OEM one was the mounting brackets. OEM is very stout and clamps in the 4 locations and then linked together with another bar. I also like the lifting option for the cargo area Just my .02
 

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What steered towards the OEM one was the mounting brackets. OEM is very stout and clamps in the 4 locations and then linked together with another bar. I also like the lifting option for the cargo area Just my .02
I agree, but you have no rear view. I noticed the Tusk has 4 mounting points, sits higher and Superatv one only 2 mounting spots.
 

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I have the OEM, real nice, but also a pain.

I immediately had issues with the locking mechanism on one side, therefore I took it out and use just the one side to lock it down.

It's a real awesome looking piece, but for the $ I would've went with the tusk one and Jack mount option. Seriously.
 

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I have the OEM, real nice, but also a pain.

I immediately had issues with the locking mechanism on one side, therefore I took it out and use just the one side to lock it down.

It's a real awesome looking piece, but for the $ I would've went with the tusk one and Jack mount option. Seriously.
And yes, u can't see out the rearview at all.

Will note I have the OEM back windshield that I have tinted. And trailering the KRX the spare tire and bracket look so bad azz from the front looking thru view.
 
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