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Truck and Jeep Parts Home » Armor & Protection » Skid Plates » Rugged Ridge Front Skid Plate (Black) - 18003.3

Rugged Ridge Front Skid Plate (Black) - 18003.3

Rugged Ridge | Part Number: RUG18003.30
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Part Number: RUG18003.30
  • Technical Details

    • 2 and 4-door models
    • Black powder coat
    • Rust resistant E-coating
    • 1/4" steel construction
    • Hardware included

Custom designed to protect the steering component, this overbuilt skid plate is a must for those off road adventures. Constructed of durable ¼” Black powder coat painted steel with a rust resistant E-Coating, this Skid plate is designed to take whatever the trail throws at you! Designed to fit with all Rugged Ridge front bumpers (looks amazing with the XHD Bumper system!) or all factory front bumpers, this skid plate provides protection for all front steering components including the very expensive electric sway bar disconnect system found on Rubicon models. Easy to install frame mount design incorporates special gussets and welded brackets to ensure long life and great off road performance.

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FitmentTypeInstallation TypeFinish
Direct FitFront SkidCutting or Drilling RequiredBlack Powdercoat

Customer Reviews

Average Customer Review

Beats the Plastic from the Factory


By Jeep

from Clintom Twp MI


Comments about Rugged RidgeFront Skid Plate:

Protects the weakest point of Jeep, not sure why manufacture installed plastic


Great investment


By JK Newbie

from Victoria, BC


Comments about Rugged RidgeFront Skid Plate:

It's always better to protect your steering gear / components from the unknown, than not at all....

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    Will this skid plate work with a Warn Elite Series bumper on a 2013 Unlimited Sahara JK?
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