JL/JT RockSport Axle Disconnect Skid Plate Upgrade Kit
Replace the weak factory skid cover on the center axle disconnect for your Jeep JL Wrangler or JT Gladiator Truck and upgrade from the small factory steering damper with a Specifically Tuned RockSport Steering Stabilizer; the stabilizer mounts relocate the damper up and out of harms way.Features Include:
- CAD/FAD Skid Plate
- Tie Rod Stabilizer Mount
- Axle Side Dampener Mount
- RockSport Specifically Tuned Steering Dampener
- 3/16" Laser Cut Steel
- Gold Zinc Finish
- Made in the USA
The optional billet mount is a two piece aluminum design, is simple to install, and allows you to position the stabilizer for maximum performance. Finished in anodized black with a laser engraved "M" around the recessed bolt holes for a clean and custom look.
Note: Minimum 2" lift required.
Note: The RockSport steering stabilizer kit works with Left Hand Drive applications only.
Note: Raised steering stabilizer requires at least 2” of bump stop to clear frame.
Note: If purchasing the billet tie rod mount MetalCloak highly recommends using anti-seize on all bolts.
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RockSport Axle Disconnect Skid Upgrade Kit
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Front Axle Disconnect Skid Plate
- CAD formed
- 3/16" Steel
- Gold Zinc Plated
- Secured with 5 factory locations
- Laser Cut "M" for extra style points
- Stabilizer Relocation Brackets included
The JL Wrangler & JT Gladiator have a low hanging axle disconnect box located off the rear side of the front axle on the passenger side. This system comes with a 3/16" Skid Plate to protect this important piece of equipment and Steering Stabilizer Relocation (S/R) brackets to move the stabilizer up and out of harms way.
Standard Tie Rod Mount
- CAD Formed 3/16" Hot Rolled Steel
- Easy Bolt-On Bracket (No Welding)
- Gold Zinc Plated
Billet Tie Rod Mount (Optional)
The MetalCloak Billet Steering Stabilizer Tie Rod Mount is designed for the MetalCloak JK Wrangler, JL Wrangler & JT Gladiator Tie Rod. The billet clamp is fitted for 1.625" outer diameter.
- CNC Aluminum Billet
- Two Piece Design
- Recessed Bolt Locations
- Laser Engraved "M" Logo
- Black Anodized Finish
Steering Stablizer Axle Side Mount
The MetalCloak Steering Stabilizer, Axle Side Mount relocates the axle side of the steering stabilizer to better protect the steering stabilizer from debris by moving the stabilizer up and out of harms way from where the factory steering stabilizer is mounted. Simple to install using existing factory holes for a bolt on application. The steering stabilizer axle side mount requires a minimum 2" lift.
RockSport Steering Stabilizer
Designed for the rigors of a lifted Jeep that is equipped with over sized off-road tires, the ROCKSPORT STEERING STABILIZER is a fantastic upgrade for Jeeps that stay on the road or go all out when off-roading.
This will reduce the damaging vibration that shortens the life of ball joints, bushings, and other front end components.
The MetalCloak JL/JT Steering Stabilizer, Axle Side Mount relocates the axle side of the steering stabilizer to better protect the steering stabilizer from debris by moving the stabilizer up and out of harms way from where the factory steering stabilizer is mounted. Simple to install using existing factory holes for a bolt on application.
What's In The Kit?
- Front Axle Disconnect Skid Plate
- RockSport Steering Stabilizer
- Standard Tie Rod Mount or Billet Tie Rod Mount
- Steering Stabilizer Mount
- All Required Hardware
|Compatibility||2018 + JL Wrangler | 2019 + JT Gladiator
(Minimum 2" Lift Required.)
|Front Axle Disconnect Skid Plate||3/16" Hot Rolled Steel Plate|
|Tie Rod Mount||3/16" Hot Rolled Steel Plate|
|Stabilizer Mount||3/16" Hot Rolled Steel Plate|
|Stabilizer Valving||9 Stage Coil Spring|
|Stabilizer Piston Rod||14mm (stronger than stock)|
|Stabilizer Piston & Bore||35mm (increased oil volume)|
|Stabilizer Tube Design||Twin Tube (Protects internals against stone damage)|
|Stabilizer Lip Seal||Multiple Seal (prevents oil loss)|
|Optional Tie Rod Billet Mount||2" X 3" 6061-T6 Aluminum
|Steel Coating||Gold Zinc|
Requirements: Minimum 2" lift required.
Left Hand Drive: The RockSport steering stabilizer kit works with Left Hand Drive applications only.
Clearance: Raised steering stabilizer requires at least 2” of bump stop to clear frame
Billet Mount: MetalCloak highly recommends using anti-seize on all bolts.
|Time to Install||1 - 2 Hours|
|Installation Instructions||Click Here to see a full list of MetalCloak Installation Instructions.|