Jeep moved the exhaust forward on the 2012 Wrangler. Unfortunately, on Jeeps with 2.5 or more of lift that means their front driveshaft is liable to make contact with the exhaust Y-Pipe melting the CV boot and causing the driveshaft to fail prematurely. The Rugged Ridge Exhaust Spacer Kit for 3.6L Wrangler helps move the Y-pipe further back and increases the amount of front suspension travel from 2.5 to over 5.5, thus saving your driveshaft. The spacers install on the flanges between the front headers and Y-pipe. The great thing is the kit is easy to install and does not require permanent modification to the exhaust. Hardware included. Backed by Rugged Ridge's exclusive three-year limited warranty.
Q: Will the Spacer Kit work with aftermarket exhaust systems? (Magnaflow, Pypes, Redrock, etc.) If not, how would i go about making the exhaust system compatible with my lift? Answer this question
A: Hello Offroader, the Rugged Ridge Exhaust Spacer Kit will work with aftermarket exhaust systems. Thank you for your inquiry.
Answered by mikey on 08/16/2014
Rugged Ridge was established in 2005 by the company Omix-ADA to focus on innovative aftermarket Jeep accessories. Many of Rugged Ridge's recent designs are so innovative they have been patented. This includes their floor liners, snorkel and XHD Modular Bumpers. Since 2005 Rugged Ridge has developed and manufactured over 3,000 kinds of Jeep related products. All Rugged Ridge Jeep accessories are trail rated. The Omix-ADA founder came from a family that owned a small Jeep dealership. It was the founder's dream from a young age to own a company that made accessories for Jeeps. The founder manifested the dream in 1992. Shop Rugged Ridge Now
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