Jeep Wrangler Forum - Reply to Topic
Jeep Wrangler Forum

Go Back   Jeep Wrangler Forum > YJ Jeep Wrangler Forum > YJ Tech Forum > Rocker Guard Protection with Step Option

Join Wrangler Forum Today


Thread: Rocker Guard Protection with Step Option Reply to Thread
Title:
  
Message:
Post Icons
You may choose an icon for your message from the following list:
 

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:
If you do not want to register, fill this field only and the name will be used as user name for your post.
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.



Additional Options
Miscellaneous Options

Topic Review (Newest First)
12-27-2013 09:03 AM
RogueWrangler ...thanks for the input guys! I'm still undecided at this point, due to fitting/looks with the flares I install. I had ordered the Smittybilt Pocket Flares to install, and I'm almost finished with removing the factory flares and steps, but I'm having second thoughts of installing the new flares. They just don't seem as durable as the factory flares. They look good, but seem a little less durable in comparison. I'm considering returning them for credit towards a winch, or something else, and trying to locate some less costly TJ Sahara flares to fab to my rig. Decisions, decisions!!!
12-27-2013 08:38 AM
Klug Some are TJ's but there are reviews and pictures in this thread: http://www.wranglerforum.com/f282/eb...rs-192833.html
12-27-2013 12:43 AM
curtisreinke Has anyone got a pic of those on a jeep? It's hard to tell where the edges of them actually end up.
12-24-2013 12:59 PM
Klug Stan, trust me I understand what you are saying. If I ever put a set on it will be mostly just for looks. My Jeep will see very little off road time. If I am lucky it will be pulling deer out of the woods in the winter and thats about it. I own a machine shop but for $215 I wouldnt even try to make a set. I do appreciate the "heads up" on a better set if I were in a real need for some though.
12-24-2013 12:49 PM
StanF
Quote:
Originally Posted by Klug View Post
These are the ones that I am thinking about getting. 87 95 Jeep YJ Wrangler Armor Rock Crawler Slider Rocker Guard Bar Side Bumper | eBay
I dont really need them but I love the way they look.
snip
Those are probably the most inexpensive guards that I've seen.

If you want better offroad protection, you might want to pay a bit more. Those ebay guards skimp on the metal under Jeep, and only have body mount tie in. A ton of vendors make them - most of them run $300-400 with the side steps.

If you can weld and have the time, they are fairly easy to make - take a look at the fab forum here for some threads on the topic.
12-24-2013 08:13 AM
Klug These are the ones that I am thinking about getting. 87 95 Jeep YJ Wrangler Armor Rock Crawler Slider Rocker Guard Bar Side Bumper | eBay
I dont really need them but I love the way they look.
PS: sporting clays, the most fun I have ever had with a shotgun!
12-24-2013 08:10 AM
Jrozar Check out gen right, they have excellent products. I would go aluminum to save weight.

Or if you want to go cheaper Smitty built has some
12-24-2013 07:50 AM
RogueWrangler
Rocker Guard Protection with Step Option

Hey guys! I'm in the process of removing my factory fender flares and steps of my 95' YJ Sahara, and installing extended flares. Well, in the process of removing the factory mud guards and steps that are built along with the factory flares, I'm now looking at rocker guard protection to not only cover up the holes, but also protect the rockers from damage. My only other issue is that I'd like rocker guards that have some sort of step for when my Wife rides in my rig. We hit up quite a few sporting clays events, and enter and exit the Jeep quite frequently. I'm interested in buying some that that look great, but also serve the purpose of protection, and aren't garbage.

What do you guys suggest?

Thanks!!!

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


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 04:10 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