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Warn M8000

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Product Information

MSRP: $1,000.00
Average Price: $525.74
Manufacturer: Warn
Yes: 50 / No: 0

warns entry level 8000lb winch.


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tom_sprecher's Reviews
04-21-2017, 10:22 AM
Price: $450.00
Pros: Don't know
Cons: Don't know
Recommended? Yes

Comments: Have not used it so can't give a true review. You will need a mount for the roller lead if your bumper does not have one.

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Penguinster's Reviews
03-11-2015, 03:14 PM
Price: $600.00
Pros: Great for wheeling alone or in groups
Cons: None
Recommended? Yes

Comments: Great unit, was always up for my challenges. after many years of service the motor died, but was easy to replace the motor and rebuild the unit

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MikeHupka's Reviews
01-27-2015, 02:29 PM
Price: $550.00
Pros: Durable, reliable, gets the job done.
Cons: None for the type of wheeling that I do.
Recommended? Yes

Comments: As an entry level winch for a "weekend warrior" type of wheeler I think this more than gets the job done. I asked around for recommendations and many people told me to stick with Warn if it was anywhere in my budget. This particular model was reasonably priced (compared to the other models in the line) and the reviews were excellent. I've used it a dozen times or so now and it performed excellent on each, which two of them being a series of repeated pulls during a recovery over the course of 25 minutes or so. Very pleased.

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bigfootdave's Reviews
05-09-2013, 09:51 PM
Price: $400.00
Pros: American made, local service
Cons: None so far
Recommended? Yes

Comments: Although I bought this winch used, I took it to the Warn factory repair in Milwaukie, Oregon to be "freshened up". Turns out my winch was about 25+ years old but in good shape. I can't say enough good about the Warn people, they made the winch look like brand new, with all the newest upgrades, for quite reasonable money. I'm very happy with the performance and the expense. Mike at Warn service, you are the greatest!

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mikes-93yj's Reviews
07-20-2012, 04:51 AM
Price: $562.00
Pros: excellent winch
Cons: none
Recommended? Yes

Comments: great winch backed by best warranty

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mudpro97's Reviews
02-24-2012, 12:24 PM
Price: $700.00
Pros: Gets the job done. never any problems. Good price
Cons: Wish i had the air compressor on it
Recommended? Yes

Comments: If you are looking for a winch to get you out thiss will get the job done.


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GreyfoxVt's Reviews
11-28-2011, 04:25 PM
Price: $415.00
Pros: Very fast Line Speed, Smooth Clutch, and True Quality
Cons: Heavy, Seperate Solenoid
Recommended? Yes

Comments: A full 8,000 lb. pulling capacity makes this winch great for lighter trucks, Jeeps, and SUVs. Quick line speed, durable construction, and WARN dependability ensure this winch will come through time and time again.

Legendary WARN reliability and performance; 8,000 lb. (3630 kg) capacity
Low-profile design will fit most trucks and SUVs
Separate control pack for various mounting options
Exclusive brake design for superior winching control
Durable, smooth, and reliable three-stage planetary geartrain
Series-wound motor for plenty of power and fast line speed
Remote control with 12' (3.7m) lead
94' of 5/16" (28.6m of 8mm) diameter wire rope
Backed by the full WARN Limited Lifetime Warranty

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irocz3489's Reviews
10-05-2011, 09:14 AM
Price: $500.00
Pros: Easy to install, Dependable
Cons: None
Recommended? Yes

Comments: Got a decent deal through a sale on Quadratec. I use the winch about every other wheeling trip. It spools plenty fast for me and never had a problem pulling myself or anyone else out (mostly mud around here). I went for the steel cable but plan on upgrading to synthetic eventually.

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Jeeper1973's Reviews
08-10-2011, 01:50 AM
Price: $500.00
Pros: it's a Warn... Good price for what you get.
Cons: wish the solenoid box was waterproof
Recommended? Yes

Comments: It's a good winch. I almost bought a cheaper brand but am glad I chose a Warn winch. When the time comes, parts are available. Not that they will be needed anytime soon.


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Akrick907's Reviews
06-30-2011, 02:27 PM
Price: $585.00
Pros: good price for good product.
Cons: none yet
Recommended? Yes

Comments: This is a tough little winch I have pulled my jeep a full size chevy on 35 and a chevy on 38s out of some thick mud and when i broke my axle out in the middle of the Alaskan frontier it held up through the 3+ miles of trail and mud pits I had to lip back through with out 4 wheel drive.

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CABT's Reviews
06-28-2011, 10:10 AM
Price: $385.00
Pros: Reliable, built like a WARN
Cons: None
Recommended? Yes

Comments: Picked this up from Jeepaddons.com when the Cabela's deal had just expired. Grabbed a WARN winch plate from a guy of craigslist and after sanding a few coats of POR-15 she looks like a beaut and pulls like a horse.

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Snagga's Reviews
05-03-2011, 09:25 PM
Price: $400.00
Pros: Great entry level winch. Pleant of power. Made by a brand you can trust
Cons: hasnt failed me yet
Recommended? Yes

Comments: Best bang for your buck. Dont waste your time on a cheap winch. These are a great price. Add a snatch block to your trail bag if your worried about it not being powerful enough for you

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Snagga's Reviews
05-03-2011, 09:24 PM
Price: $400.00
Pros: Great entry level winch. Pleant of power. Made by a brand you can trust
Cons: hasnt failed me yet
Recommended? Yes

Comments: Best bang for your buck. Dont waste your time on a cheap winch. These are a great price. Add a snatch block to your trail bag if your worried about it not being powerful enough for you

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PsychoRNGD's Reviews
02-13-2011, 11:10 PM
Price: $600.00
Pros: Easy Install, Great performance,
Cons: No mounting kit
Recommended? Yes

Comments: I've had the opportunity to use it on 3 differnt occasions and its performed great! I don't regret buy this. This winch won't stop for nothing.

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YJWarrior's Reviews
08-21-2010, 09:00 PM
Price: $479.00
Pros: - The Warn name - Warrenty - Built well
Cons: - None
Recommended? Yes

Comments: I love this winch! Got it as a Father's Day present after we got stuck in the snow the previous month =0)

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03JeepX's Reviews
07-24-2010, 01:39 AM
Price: $539.00
Pros: It works and has plenty of pulling power
Cons: none
Recommended? Yes

Comments: Have not used it in a real situation yet but it seems to work good


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DaveinHouston's Reviews
04-29-2010, 07:50 AM
Price: $539.00
Pros: Fast. Warn reputation. Looks good.
Cons: No bracket for solenoid box.
Recommended? Yes

Comments: So far, so good. I've only used it a couple of times but it's much faster than my old Champion and it pulls hard. The price was good at $539 delivered. It was disappointing that there was no bracket to mount the control box.

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ikanspelwel's Reviews
04-27-2010, 02:09 PM
Price: $539.99
Pros: Great winch, installed easy, the cables were the perfect length for my 2001 TJ.
Cons: None so far
Recommended? Yes

Comments: This is a great winch. It pulled my TJ out of some really sticky mud without any problems. The 100' of line is really handy for the FAR AWAY trees. lol


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Ktjex's Reviews
03-06-2010, 11:14 PM
Price: $500.00
Pros: Sturdy, reliable
Cons: the control box mounting location is not ideal in my opinion
Recommended? Yes

Comments: Great product. Pulled myself and friends out of some bogs with this bad boy. Dragged my friends jeep out with his parking brake on and his tires locked (not spinning) without a problem. Good deal for an affordable price. Got free shipping with it also. Mounted it with the warn winch plate (sold separately)


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southbound's Reviews
12-16-2009, 11:44 PM
Price: $500.00
Pros: Strong, durable, looks great.
Cons: Price
Recommended? Yes

This is a strong winch that never lets me down. I've used it on several occasions without any problems. The only real downside of the winch is it's price, but if you watch eBay long enough and wait for online sales, you can get one at a decent price.

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