The last thing you want on a trail ride is to damage the drivetrain that keeps your Jeep moving. Rugged Ridge designed it to protect both the engine and transmission on Dana 30 and Dana 44 equipped 12-13 Jeep Wrangler. This skid plate is a must for those who want that extra protection on their off road adventures. Made of 3/17 inch powder coated steel with rust resistant E-Coating, this skid plate is designed to take whatever the trail throws at you! Bolt-on installation using existing frame mounting locations. 2.5 inch or more of lift required to prevent drive shaft rubbing.
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