side steps and kids - Jeep Wrangler Forum
Jeep Wrangler Forum

Go Back   Jeep Wrangler Forum > General Jeep Discussions > Builders Corner

Join Wrangler Forum Today


Reply
 
Thread Tools

Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about them on WranglerForum.com
Old 02-22-2012, 10:37 AM   #1
Jeeper
 
stevethepirate's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2012
Location: Stansbury park Utah
Posts: 49
side steps and kids

I am looking for some steps so my son can actually climb in to my jeep himself... im kinda sick if lifting him in and my wife just can't lift him anymore. Any suggestions? I have a 2009 JKU.

stevethepirate is offline   Quote Quick Reply
Old 02-22-2012, 11:22 AM   #2
Supporting Member

WF Supporting Member
 
Frenz's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2012
Location: Pittsburgh
Posts: 528
Send a message via Yahoo to Frenz
oh the things you can google... this caught my eye: All Things Jeep - Jeep Cowboy Stirrup Steps (Sold individually)

__________________
Join the NRA ..
EXCITEMENT is BUILDING
Frenz is offline   Quote Quick Reply
Old 02-22-2012, 11:57 AM   #3
Jeeper
 
stevethepirate's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2012
Location: Stansbury park Utah
Posts: 49
Quote:
Originally Posted by Frenz
oh the things you can google... this caught my eye: All Things Jeep - Jeep Cowboy Stirrup Steps (Sold individually)
Well I do live in a "hick" part of Utah so that would work. I do like that idea of a removable step.
stevethepirate is offline   Quote Quick Reply
Old 02-22-2012, 11:53 PM   #4
Jeeper
 
Jsjk's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2011
Posts: 332
Haha I just got a complaint because a girl couldn't get on my truck with a skirt, I don't think she would be to thrilled to use those.
Jsjk is offline   Quote Quick Reply
Old 02-23-2012, 12:09 AM   #5
Jeeper
 
stevethepirate's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2012
Location: Stansbury park Utah
Posts: 49
Quote:
Originally Posted by Jsjk
Haha I just got a complaint because a girl couldn't get on my truck with a skirt, I don't think she would be to thrilled to use those.
1- girls who complain about the height of your vehicle need to pack their bags. 2- I don't think any woman would like to hear "put your foot in the stirrup"
stevethepirate is offline   Quote Quick Reply
Old 02-23-2012, 12:26 AM   #6
Jeeper
 
Jsjk's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2011
Posts: 332
Quote:
Originally Posted by stevethepirate

1- girls who complain about the height of your vehicle need to pack their bags. 2- I don't think any woman would like to hear "put your foot in the stirrup"
True, she still got on I still took her for a spin and she still stayed form coffee. But I'm kinda glad I went with a 2.5 inch not a 4 inch lift
Jsjk is offline   Quote Quick Reply
Old 02-24-2012, 02:18 PM   #7
Jeeper
 
WickedVision's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2011
Posts: 53
Bedroom highrock 4x4 makes a slider step thats retractable for wheeling. I have a pair being delivered Monday.
WickedVision is offline   Quote Quick Reply
Old 02-24-2012, 02:59 PM   #8
Jeeper
 
Owen_TJ's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2010
Location: Denver, CO
Posts: 4,224
Quote:
Originally Posted by Jsjk View Post
Haha I just got a complaint because a girl couldn't get on my truck with a skirt, I don't think she would be to thrilled to use those.
Haha, happens to me every now and then as well...especially coming up for the start of spring

Quote:
Originally Posted by Jsjk View Post
True, she still got on I still took her for a spin and she still stayed form coffee. But I'm kinda glad I went with a 2.5 inch not a 4 inch lift
true...i'm running 5" of lift not including the tires so i get some angry girls every now n then...

not as bad as when i show up on the bike though!

as for steps...jks are pretty short as is...get something with a removable step or the stirrup step so you dont hinder your clearnace
Owen_TJ is offline   Quote Quick Reply
Old 02-24-2012, 03:07 PM   #9
Jeeper
 
greenjeepgurl87's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2011
Location: Gone, and I ain't back yet
Posts: 39,128
Quote:
Originally Posted by stevethepirate

1- girls who complain about the height of your vehicle need to pack their bags. 2- I don't think any woman would like to hear "put your foot in the stirrup"
I don't have much input since I myself am lookin for side steps..n but. I had to acknowledge this post for being hilarious and 100% accurate.
__________________
Keepin' on Jeepin' on!
greenjeepgurl87 is offline   Quote Quick Reply
Old 02-24-2012, 05:39 PM   #10
Jeeper
 
WickedVision's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2011
Posts: 53
Funny thread but these are the sliders I'm talking about

http://www.quadratec.com/products/12542_212_07.htm
WickedVision is offline   Quote Quick Reply
Old 02-24-2012, 09:28 PM   #11
Jeeper
 
Sunflour's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2011
Location: Ontario
Posts: 117
Im looking at steps as well... came accross these ones

Bestop 75122-15 - Bestop® PowerBoard™ for 07-12 Jeep® Wrangler Unlimited JK 4 Door - Quadratec

when you open the door they lower down... lower then the average mounted step and when the door is closed they fold back up again...
Sunflour is offline   Quote Quick Reply
Old 02-25-2012, 02:08 AM   #12
Jeeper
 
stevethepirate's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2012
Location: Stansbury park Utah
Posts: 49
Quote:
Originally Posted by greenjeepgurl87

I don't have much input since I myself am lookin for side steps..n but. I had to acknowledge this post for being hilarious and 100% accurate.
Well thank you. Im sure women hear that enough at the ob/gyn.
stevethepirate is offline   Quote Quick Reply
Old 02-25-2012, 02:09 AM   #13
Jeeper
 
stevethepirate's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2012
Location: Stansbury park Utah
Posts: 49
Anyone have suggestions on what to use to make some at home?
stevethepirate is offline   Quote Quick Reply
Old 02-25-2012, 08:40 AM   #14
Jeeper
 
bbtj's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2010
Location: Kansas City, Mo
Posts: 1,547
Check out the ACE Rock Rails.
bbtj is offline   Quote Quick Reply
Old 02-25-2012, 08:25 PM   #15
Jeeper
 
stevethepirate's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2012
Location: Stansbury park Utah
Posts: 49
Quote:
Originally Posted by bbtj
Check out the ACE Rock Rails.
I have heard a lot of good things about the ace sliders. Just a little out of my price range.

stevethepirate is offline   Quote Quick Reply
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Jeep Wrangler Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Jerry Can and Hi-Lift carriers jscherb TJ General Discussion Forum 22 06-30-2012 10:17 PM
Heavy Duty Springs 19's and 60's Rabuck Classifieds Archive 3 05-01-2012 11:22 PM
New to forum and jeeps Xbeyna Australia Jeep Forum 2 02-25-2012 03:23 AM
left and right windows andys05tj Classifieds Archive 1 02-23-2012 12:34 PM
wtt stock front and rear bumpers for 05 tj andys05tj Classifieds Archive 0 02-22-2012 01:37 AM



Download our Mobile App

» Network Links
»Jeep Parts
» Featured Product

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 05:04 AM.



Jeep®, Wrangler, Liberty, Wagoneer, Cherokee, and Grand Cherokee are copyrighted and trademarked to Chrysler Motors LLC.
Wranglerforum.com is not in any way associated with the Chrysler Motors LLC