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Most of the time you can run the winch cables without drilling holes in metal and instead just pass them between body panels. If you do have to drill holes, make sure to deburr the hole and then use rubber grommets. Leave some slack in the wire so it is not tight against the edge of the hole. Even with grommets, a tight wire can wear through the rubber grommet and then through the insulation, creating a short and a fireworks show (which is bad).