Constructed of black powder coated painted 16-gauge steel for heavy-duty, vaulted security. Vaulted glove box slides into OE glove box hole. Locking compartment will secure your valuables and give you piece of mind during off-road adventures. The pictures are for illustrative purposes only, this Glove Box will fit a 1987 to 1995 YJ Wrangler.
I purchased this for a 2000 Wrangler. Installation was fairly easy. Some of the holes in the new glove box frame did not align up with the existing holes. I used a round file to enlarge 2 holes in the direction they were slightly off and I had to drill 2 new holes in the new metal frame for the screws in the latch area. It was easy to do and I am pleased with the end results. This new glove box is a lot more secure than the OEM glove box door.
My first order for the glove box lid came right on time! The bad news.... it was missing all the hardware to install it and the printed instructions. Customer service dept was helpful and emailed me return authorization form. I had to wait several more days for a new unit to be shipped to me. It did have everything included this time. Because of having to wait extra time for the second product to be shipped, I was unable to install it prior to my vacation. It seems very heavy duty and I hope to install it after I get back!
Box installs easily enough using existing OEM holes and screws. Additional holes are recommended for extra security. Screws and washers provided were useless so I used 4 self tapping screws in the locations recommended and it was a cinch. Foam tape provided was brittle and old so I uses a bit of home window foam tape just fine. Lastly, put some oil on the lock mechanism after installing. I came out the next morning and could not get the lock to open! A bit of 3 in 1 oil and it glides open now.
Does this Smittybilt vaulted glove box have a grab handle?
Asked by Shabakand from United States on
Hello, With the Smittybilt Glove Box they do not have a grab handle on the box. If you have anymore questions feel free to ask, Thank you.
Answered by [email protected] from United States on
Does this product come with detailed instructions? Do you need to remove the o/e glove box or just the door? 2016 Jeep JK
Asked by JB from Port Matilda PA on
Hey JB, the Smittybilt Vaulted Glove Box does come with instructions and just replaces the o/e door. Thanks for your question.
Answered by Devin B. ext 4835 from Port Matilda PA on
Will this fit a 88 jeep wrangler?
Asked by Rich from Llano Tx. on
Rich yes this Smittybilt Vaulted Glove Box will fit a 1988 YJ Wrangler.
Answered by Jason L from Llano Tx. on
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