The M8 winch has been trusted by off-roaders for over twenty years. This 8,000 lb. capacity winch offers outstanding reliability and value. Its low-profile design allows for a variety of mounting options, making it perfect for most trucks, Jeeps and SUVs.

  • Premium Series winch that delivers classic design, proven performance, and legendary WARN reliability
  • Contactor control box and hand-held, corded remote control
  • Low-profile design and separate control box allows for a wide range of mounting options
  • Exclusive brake design provides superior control while winching
  • Durable 3-stage planetary geartrain for smooth, reliable, operation
  • Series-wound, high-speed motor provides fast line speed and strong pulls
  • Chip-resistant powder-coated finish
  • 100′ of steel or synthetic rope

Winch model: M8

Part Number: 88502 (wire rope, 12V)

Rated line pull: 8,000 lbs., (3630 kgs.) single-line

Motor: Series Wound, 12V 4.8 hp

Electrical controls: Contactor

Remote Control: Remote switch, 12′ (3.7m) lead

Gear train: 3-Stage Planetary

Gear ratio: 216:1

Clutch (freespooling): Sliding ring gear

Brake: Automatic mechanical cone

Drum diameter/Length: 2.5″/9.0″ (6.4cm/23cm)

Weight: 74 lbs. (34 kgs)

Rope: Steel — 100′, 5/16″ diam. (30m, 8mm diam.)

Fairlead: Roller

Recommended Battery: 650 CCA minimum for winching

Battery leads: 2 gauge, 72″ (1.83m)

Finish: Argent gray powder coat


Line Pull

Line Speed


Pull by layer


30.2 (9.20)

80 amps

1/8000 (3629)

2000 (910)

14.2 (4.33)

200 amps

2/7280 (3302)

4000 (1810)

9.9 (3.02)

285 amps

3/6670 (3026)

6000 (2720)

7.3 (2.22)

350 amps

4/6230 (2826)

8000 (3630)

4.8 (1.46)

435 amps

Above performance specs are based on first layer of drum

Winch Dimensions: 21.04″ L. x 6.3″ D. x 7.6″ H.
(534mm L. x 160m D. x 193mm H.)

Mounting Bolt Pattern: 10.0″ x 4.5″ (254mm x 114.3mm)

Mr Winch

Please note we will be closed as follows

Closing – 11:30am on Wednesday the 20th of March 2019
Reopen – 7am on Monday the 25th of March 2019
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