Smittybilt SRC Roof Rack - 76713

Specifications

  • Smittybilt | Part Number: S/B76713
  • Roof Rack Type:Roof Rack
  • Material:Steel
  • Installation:Drilling Is Not Required
  • Fitment:Direct Fit

PRODUCT OVERVIEW

Finally, a complete roof rack system that is tough enough to conquer the off road! Constructed of over-built 2 x .120 wall textured powder coat painted steel tubing backed by heavy duty 1/4 brackets, this Roof Rack System is as tough as it is good looking! Features: Removable Cross Bars for easy Soft or Hard Top removal. The Cross Bars are designed for use with almost all aftermarket accessories (Thule, Yakima, etc.) Four point mounting -- Attaches to front door mounts and to the rear frame -- Holds up to 300 pounds of evenly distributed cargo. Contoured design eliminates the typical boxy look. Add on the lightweight Outland Rugged Rack for the ultimate off road rack / basket combination. Modular design is easy to install and is UPS-able.

Customer Reviews

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3.0 Good item

It looks that it was assembled before, had some damage and a few stripped bolts, but other than works great.


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4.0 Really like this rack overall.

I've had this on my 03 TJ for a few years now. I really like this rack, versatile and easy to use. I didn't have to modify anything with the stock bumper like other people mentioned. The instructions are poor but with a little fiddling, I figured it out. The hardware isn't great and the plastic knobs strip easily but it was easy enough to replace a few bolts with better hardware. Powder coating seems a bit thin and I have developed a few light rust spots in some areas but It has seen a lot of use so it's to be expected.The wind noise created by the rack was brutal so I added a wind deflector which took care of that problem. This might sound like a lot of issues but the were all easily taken care of and the rack has been great and really helpful for multi-day trips etc.


from Calgary, AB |
 
2003 TJ Sport with Smitty bilt SRC rack.
5.0 This is why you buy a TJ!

The instructions are pretty bad, yes. The bolts included are poor quality. Also, yes, I did have to grind the holes in the rear uprights to make them larger. Take some time a research this rack on google. The resources aren't abundant, but there are some videos and other good tidbits out there. To save you some time, here is what I ran into installing this on my stock 2006 TJ. Rear Uprights: The hex on the flange nuts on my rear bumper are 18mm. I'm mentioning this because every metric set I own jumps from 17mm to 19mm. I learned that after severely rounding off one of those nuts. If you end up needing to find a replacement or two, they're M12-1.75 flange nuts. Also, like I said, I had to grind out the holes on the rear upright. The bolts included for the rear upright are much smaller than the stock bolts. I'd rather use the stock bolts, so that's why I chose to grind out the holes. I bought a Dremel Lite, and used the included grinding bit. It took about an hour of grinding and sizing. In the photo, you can get an idea of how much you'll need to grind and where. It was taken about 1-2 grinding sessions before it fit. Front uprights: The bolts here confuse me. They send you 1/4-20tpi bolts, but the factory thread is 5/16-18tpi. (They remove with a T40 torx bit, use caution, they strip easily) I purchased some higher quality 5/16 -18tpi x 1 inch long bolts to use instead, but I did use the included washers. The lower door hinge bolts don't screw into nuts, they is a single, metal backing plate that they both thread into. This will fall off if you remove both bolts. You can have someone hold it for you when you attach the front upright. Or you can buy a 5/16-18 allthread screw (threaded rod/headless screw). You unscrew one bolt, screw in the allthread, unscrew second bolt, mount upright , screw bolt into open hole, remove allthread, and screw second bolt into second hole. Everything else is pretty cut and dry. Don't tighten anything until the entire rack is assembled. Use a deadblow hammer to get pieces fitting correctly. In the instruction lingo, overhead bars means 'bars that run from front to back,' and cross bars run driver side to passenger side. That's all I can think of right now. I spent more time googling nut and bolt sizes and hunting down replacements than I did actually installing the rack. I I consider the 'sweat equity' this project requires to be an exceptional trade off for the price, and I didn't buy a TJ so that I could pay somebody else to wrench on it. t's a solid rack and I have no idea how much different a $1,000 version could possibly be. I paid less than $300 for this, 4wp shipped it to my door for free, and it showed up in 3 business days. This was my first time purchasing from 4wp and it was a phenomenal experience.


from Denver, CO |
 
Driver side rear upright, looking from rear tire towards rear bumper.
1.0 Jeep Wrangler TJ Roof Rack.

The instructions were Terrible. I wouldn't recommend this product to anyone with a stock rear bumper.


from Boise, Idaho |
 
4.0 Roof Rack install and use

Bolts to attach cross bars could have bee a little sturdier. Had to retighten and use loctite blue to help prevent further loosening. Install was pretty easy. Hinge bolts came loose also. Retightened using loctite blue . Its like playing poker trying to find things that attach to the crossbars. Bought some basket attachment brackets. Only used the bottom bracket and bolts to attach a custom platform. No loud noise on the road as told by some. The rack tube is open at the end by the door hinges. I put some removable plugs there . That could be a source of wind noise on other installs.


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Question & Answers

9 Answered questions

Q: Will this rack work on a Jeep that has had a body lift installed? Answer this question

A: Yes it will work. The kit comes with several extensions to account for the body lift

Answered by Cal 1947 from Dayton, Nevada on 05/06/2022

A: I don’t see why it wouldn’t because of the mount points . 

Answered by SwitchbackJack from Williams Arizona on 04/28/2022

A: I have this smittybilt rack on my TJ with a lift and it works perfectly 

Answered by KaLi from Badlands, Ca on 04/27/2022

Q: Will this roof rack work with the Smittybilt XRC rear bumper? Answer this question

A: Yes, this will work with a Smittybilt XRC rear bumper. https://www.4wheelparts.com/sku/Smittybilt/standard/76711a.pdf

Answered by Dave from 4WP HQ on 02/21/2022

Q: Hi! can this roof rack hold a RTT for 4 persons? Answer this question

A: This roof rack is rated for 300 lbs dynamic (while moving) and 700 lbs static (while stationary).

Answered by Kelly from 4WP Corporate Headquarters on 06/15/2021

Q: How much height do it add to the vehicle, with out a basket? Answer this question

A: Hello Luke and thank you for your question! Smittybilt SRC Roof Rack will add another 105 pounds to your Jeep.

Answered by Nick on 09/01/2015

Q: I have 1999 Jeep Wrangler Sport 6 cylinder. Will this rack fit on my roof? Do I need to drill any holes? Will this come with the rack and basket together? Answer this question

A: Thanks for the inquiry Rob, the Smittybilt SRC Roof Rack part # S/B76713 this will fit your TJ, it's a no drill application and the basket is sold separately part # S/B17185.

Answered by RK on 05/23/2015

Manufacturer

For 60 years Smittybilt has been fabricating aftermarket parts and today their products include Jeep tops, bumpers, lighting, winches and trail gear. Off-roaders count on the company's innovative parts like the original nerf bar side steps to equip their Jeeps for the trail and day-to-day driving. Pairing affordability without compromising quality is the hallmark of Smittybilt and the manufacturer's reputation carries over to products like its Overlander Series of tents, Adventure Boxes and SEMA award-winning magnetic trail skins for Jeeps. Smittybilt offers over 2,000 interior and exterior parts and accessories for 4x4s with multiple capabilities for jeepers of all levels. Shop Smittybilt Now

This Product Fits the Following:

  • 2006 Jeep Wrangler (TJ) Rubicon  
  • 2006 Jeep Wrangler (TJ) SE  
  • 2006 Jeep Wrangler (TJ) Sport  
  • 2006 Jeep Wrangler (TJ) X  
  • 2006 Jeep Wrangler (TJ) 65th Anniversary Edition  
  • 2005 Jeep Wrangler (TJ) Rubicon  
  • 2005 Jeep Wrangler (TJ) SE  
  • 2005 Jeep Wrangler (TJ) Sport  
  • 2005 Jeep Wrangler (TJ) X  
  • 2004 Jeep Wrangler (TJ) Rubicon  
  • 2004 Jeep Wrangler (TJ) Sahara  
  • 2004 Jeep Wrangler (TJ) SE  
  • 2004 Jeep Wrangler (TJ) Sport  
  • 2004 Jeep Wrangler (TJ) X  
  • 2003 Jeep Wrangler (TJ) Rubicon  
  • 2003 Jeep Wrangler (TJ) SE  
  • 2003 Jeep Wrangler (TJ) Sahara  
  • 2003 Jeep Wrangler (TJ) Sport  
  • 2003 Jeep Wrangler (TJ) X  
  • 2002 Jeep Wrangler (TJ) SE  
  • 2002 Jeep Wrangler (TJ) Sahara  
  • 2002 Jeep Wrangler (TJ) Sport  
  • 2002 Jeep Wrangler (TJ) X  
  • 2001 Jeep Wrangler (TJ) SE  
  • 2001 Jeep Wrangler (TJ) Sahara  
  • 2001 Jeep Wrangler (TJ) Sport  
  • 2000 Jeep Wrangler (TJ) SE  
  • 2000 Jeep Wrangler (TJ) Sahara  
  • 2000 Jeep Wrangler (TJ) Sport  
  • 1999 Jeep Wrangler (TJ) SE  
  • 1999 Jeep Wrangler (TJ) Sahara  
  • 1999 Jeep Wrangler (TJ) Sport  
  • 1998 Jeep Wrangler (TJ) SE  
  • 1998 Jeep Wrangler (TJ) Sahara  
  • 1998 Jeep Wrangler (TJ) Sport  
  • 1997 Jeep Wrangler (TJ) SE  
  • 1997 Jeep Wrangler (TJ) Sahara  
  • 1997 Jeep Wrangler (TJ) Sport  

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