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Heavy-Duty Steering Box Brace

Rugged Ridge | Part Number: RUG18021.02
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  • Rugged Ridge - Heavy-Duty Steering Box Brace  - Fits 1976 to 1986 CJ -
  • Rugged Ridge - Heavy-Duty Steering Box Brace  - Fits 1976 to 1986 CJ -
Part Number: RUG18021.02
  • Technical Details

    • Fits 1976 to 1986 CJ
    • Black powder coat
    • Includes all hardware

A must for serious off roaders! This brace reduces stress and breakage of the steering box mounting brackets and the frame by providing an additional support between the passenger side frame rail and the steering box. Brace is black powder coated. Fits power steering boxes only.

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Customer Reviews

Average Customer Review

A Noticeable Improvement


By Love That CJ-5

from Maitland, FL


Comments about Rugged RidgeHeavy-Duty Steering Box Brace:

So far, so good. The hardest part of the installation was cleaning up the threaded bolt holes on the passenger frame - thirty-five+ years of exposure to the elements. Other than that, just bolt it on. The CJ-5 has a high center of gravity and a narrow wheelbase which can obviously be dangerous. This product did away with a lot of the wiggle, making it more easy to control at highway speeds. Also,

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    "What is the length of the brace/arm? Thanks, Tony"
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