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jimjeep495 07-02-2013 11:46 AM

Smittybilt tube steps help!
 
Any advise on how to install these on a 2012 JKU? The instruction diagrams don't look like the frame holes on the 2012. Any help would be appreciated. Thanks

Metonymy 07-05-2013 09:16 AM

I believe they mount in the holes where the factory Rubicon rails mount up. It's in the body before you get to the big frame bolts.

LoveJiuJitsu 07-05-2013 09:22 AM

Make sure you have a Dremel and some grinding stones in hand. :)

Strange. Maybe you got an old instruction set? I just went and looked at my wifes vs mine...the body/frame mounts are the same. Just remove the 2 side bolts on the most forward and most aft body/frame mounts. Obviously keep the center one in place (the one with the huge washer thing).

metaldemon 07-05-2013 05:19 PM

My passenger side bolted right on. The driver side required some grinding. That's just the way it is.

3TimeOwner 07-05-2013 10:05 PM

take the grinder and cut up the smittybuilt, throw them in the garbage and buy something worth the money. Have already done it because of the fit issue


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