Jeep Wrangler JK Parts And Accessories Guide - Guide To JK PartsPosted in How To on October 1, 2009
Let's cut to the chase. Got a JK? You're in luck: On the following pages you'll find everything you could possibly need to make your Wrangler even better-and plenty of things you didn't think you needed, but now must have. Suspension, interior, exterior, performance, convenience, and much more-if it's for the JK, it's here.
What: Air Locker
Wares: Includes patented "timed" locking mechanism.
Words: "Allows users to gain the axle strength they need from larger aftermarket 35-spline shafts and still retain their smaller, lighter Dana 44 assemblies."
Wallet: MSRP is $932
What: RubiCrawler bolt-in doubler
Wares: Includes custom input gear, new 23-spline output shaft, and universal cable shifter.
Words: "Reduction unit replaces the stock 42RLE tailhousing with a six-gear planetary featuring a 2.72 low range."
Wallet: MSRP is $1,595
What: ProROCK44 axle
Wares: Includes high-ground-clearance design, 3-inch-diameter, thick-wall tubing, high-pinion Dana 44 replacement housing, and ring-and-pinion gears.
Words: "New, stronger Pro44 end-forgings, ideal for running big tires and eliminating bent housing problems under severe use."
What: 5 1/2- and 6 1/2-inch four-link long-arm system
Wares: Includes forged dropped pitman arm, bumpstop extensions, and rear sway bar relocation.
Words: "To offer this type of extreme flex, the BDS Pro-Ride coils were designed to be able to fully collapse and still return to their original height."
Wallet: Starts at $2,877
CAGE Offroad Products
What: 4-inch suspension lift
Wares: Includes progressive-rate coils, nitrogen-pressurized twin tube with progressive-valved shocks, and traction-bar relocation bracket.
Words: "Providing jaw-dropping flex by scoring over 750 on a 30-degree RTI ramp."
Wallet: MSRP is $898
What: Adjustable track bar
Wares: Includes threaded design, ultra-high-performance rubber bushings, DOM tube construction, and powdercoating.
Words: "Features a variable-length design, allowing the user to realign the axlehousing after ride-height alterations."
Wallet: MSRP is $160
What: Electronically controlled traction-enhancing diff: ECTED
Wares: Selectable limited slip or locker mode.
Words: "When selected 'on,' the ECTED becomes a locker or spool."
Wallet: MSRP is $629
High Impact Wheels/Transmission & Gear
What: Klune-V 4:1 David Extreme Underdrive
Wares: Four T-case ranges: High, stock 2.72:1 Low; 4.00:1 Klune-V Low; and almost 11.00:1 Supercrawl Low.
Words: "The length of a JK makes this particularly easy. The unit bolts between the trans and T-case."
What: 4-inch suspension system
Wares: Includes dual-rate coil springs, Johnny Joint control arms, drop pitman arm, front and rear shock relocators, Antirock sway bar, and shock options.
Words: "Complete 4-inch system for up to 37-inch tires."
Wallet: Starts at $1,959
What: Premium lift systems
Wares: Includes reinforced nylon body blocks, high-grade hardware, front spring spacers, and a unique CNC-machined steering extension.
Words: "The systems combine a body-lift kit with a coil-spring leveling kit to raise the vehicle a total of four inches."
Wallet: Around $219
What: Wheel spacer kits
Wares: Two wheel spacers, 10 standard wheel studs (preinstalled), 10 lug nuts, and a package of thread locker. Each wheel spacer is anodized in dark blue (double anodized for corrosion resistance).
Words: "These 1 1/2-inch-thick, 5-on-5-inch bolt circle, 6061-T6aluminum spacers are an easy way of spacing out front and rear...JK axles."
Wallet: MSRP is $99
What: Three-way adjustable leveling kit
Wares: A pair of front coil-spring spacers (CNC-machined from 6061-T6 billet aluminum) and hardware for 1, 1 1/2, or 2 inches of lift.
Words: "Allows the Jeep owner to choose the amount of lift they want or need."
Wallet: MSRP is $269
Rough Country Suspension Products
What: 2 1/2-inch lift kit
Wares: Includes progressive-rate coil springs and 2.2 Series shocks.
Words: "With massive 41.4mm-diameter piston, these foam-filled gas shocks can be mounted end-down to create unmatched absorption quality during suspension extension."
Wallet: About $349 (but currently discounted to $329)
What: 4- to 5-inch Sport lift kit
Wares: Includes Softride coil springs, front and rear track bar brackets and braces, front bumpstop spacers, rear extended endlinks, and front and rear Hydro 7000 shocks.
Words: "All of our lifts are made for both the two- and four-door JKs and the lift height is just an inch more for the two-door models."
Wallet: Starts at $599
What: 2 1/2-inch lift kit
Wares: Includes TeraFlex VSS 9550 shock absorbers.
Words: "An ultra-simple lift kit designed for serious, no-frills four wheeling reminiscent of the old days and is perfect for all daily-driven Wranglers."
Wallet: MSRP is $679
Zone Offroad Products
What: 4-inch lift kit
Wares: Includes coil springs, adjustable track bar, bumpstop extensions, longer sway bar links, and twin-tube hydraulic shocks.
Words: "The front cam locks are exclusive to Zone and will add caster to ensure good handling."
Wallet: MSRP is $575
What: EZ-Ride 2-inch lift kit
Wares: Constructed of durable polyurethane and mounts above the factory coil springs.
Words: "Allows use of 35-inch tires and simple bolt-on installation."
Wallet: MSRP is $159
What: Flex-Joint kits for 5 inches of lift
Wares: Made from .156-inch DOM steel tubing, and features items such as front and rear track bars, SSV shocks, and longer, Kevlar-lined brake lines.
Words: "Includes an upgraded driveline that replaces the factory CV joints with heavy-duty front and rear driveshafts, beefy U-joints, and yokes."
Wallet: About $3,132
What: Synergy suspension system
Wares: Includes track-bar relocation brackets, drag-link flip kit, heavy-duty/adjustable control arms, progressive-wound coil springs, and sway bar disconnect system.
Words: "Available in three-stage configurations boasting multiple lift heights . . . and allowing for tire sizes up to 40 inches."
Wallet: Starts at $1,000
Radflo Suspension Technology
What: High-performance shocks
Wares: Includes a remote reservoir, velocity-sensitive valving, and bolt-on design.
Words: "Professional-grade shock absorbers are housed in a durable 2-inch-diameter body and utilize a Nitro Steel shaft to withstand the most punishing off-road conditions."
Wallet: Starts at $225 per shock
What: 4-inch short-arm suspension system
Wares: Self-lubricating spherical composite rod ends, new springs, and a forged pitman arm.
Words: "Adds performance and appearance to the Wrangler JK."
Wallet: Starts at $1,700
What: RE7122/RE7142 lift for 33- to 37-inch tires
Wares: Includes adjustable front track bar, front and rear replacement coil springs, bumpstops, and rear extended sway bar endlinks.
Words: "As a bonus, the RE7122/RE7142 has been engineered to be easily upgraded to a 3 1/2- or 4 1/2-inch Super-Flex system."
Airaid Filter Co.
What: Cold-air intake
Wares: Includes full-length intake tube, cold-air dam, and high-flow premium filter.
Words: "Provides superior airflow and filtration."
What: Brute Force air-intake kit
Wares: Includes DRYFLOW synthetic air filter and steel heat shield.
Words: "Deliver more torque and horsepower while providing superior filtration and performance."
Wallet: MSRP is $340
American Expedition Vehicles (AEV)
What: Hemi Builder kit
Wares: All the nonfactory components; premium kit also includes ProCal module and exhaust with cat.
Words: "Makes the conversion to a 5.7L or 6.1L Hemi simple."
Wallet: Starts at $3,999
Advanced FLOW engineering (aFe)
What: Mach Force-XP after-cat exhaust
Wares: 3-inch mandrel-bent stainless steel construction, welded-on bayonet-style hangers, and all hardware.
Words: "This high-tuck system is designed to fit with most popular suspension lifts."
Wallet: MSRP is $431
What: Pro Rock Series supercharger kit
Wares: Includes fuel-management system, MAP sensor bypass, and sequential blowoff valve.
Words: "125hp gain, 7psi boost, and 125 lb-ft torque gain."
What: Performance exhaust
Wares: Includes stainless steel construction, Ultra Flo straight-through polished stainless steel muffler, and 409-grade stainless corrosion protection.
Words: "Eliminates the position of the OE muffler, providing additional off-road clearance."
Wallet: Less than $350
PaceSetter Performance Products
What: TFX performance exhaust
Wares: Low-backpressure, fully welded muffler, 16-gauge, mandrel-bent 2 1/2-inch-diameter tubing, self-clamping 3 1/2-inch-diameter outlet, and polished/chrome plated stainless steel tip.
Words: "The sum of it all is an increase in engine efficiency and a great exhaust note from the JK."
Wallet: MSRP is $319
What: High-flow intake system
Wares: Replaces the original intake assembly, including airbox, air filter, and intake tube, high-flow air filter, steel heatshield, and roto-molded polyethylene tube are provided.
Words: "Increases horsepower by 8.17 hp at 4,807 rpm over the Wrangler's stock configuration."
Wallet: MSRP is $375
Gale Banks Engineering
What: PowerPack System
Wares: Includes Ram-Air intake, high-flow Monster exhaust, TorqueTubes exhaust manifolds, and tailpipe tip.
Words: "Contains all of Banks' . . . JK airflow upgrade products in one package."
Wallet: Starts at less than $1,500
Gibson Performance Exhaust
What: After-cat dual exhaust and headers for Unlimited
Wares: Includes two 2 1/2-inch mandrel-bent tailpipes, Superflow Performance CFT muffler, and two 3 1/2-inch polished stainless steel tips.
Words: "Precision-built headers deliver more power, performance, and increased torque; engineered as a direct replacement for the factory manifold."
Wallet: Starts at $444
What: Yellowstuff pads
Wares: High-friction pads with Aramid fibers.
Words: "They have extremely good initial (cold) friction and canwithstand very high temperatures."
Wallet: Front pad sets are $139
What: Dual-friction clutch
Wares: Replaces the stock pressure-plate assembly.
Words: "A more reliable assembly with a higher holding capacity that is designed as a direct bolt-in."
Wallet: Between $415 and $450
What: Xtreme Duty air intake system (XDi)
Wares: Sealed system, with two-stage foam air filter, powdercoated canister, and silicone couplers. Has a 5-inch inlet.
Words: "We remove the restrictive mufflers and resonators on the stock tubing and replace them with smooth mandrel-bent tubing. Increases the airflow by over 50 percent and increases power by up to 27 hp and up to 62 lb-ft of torque."
Wallet: MSRP is $398
Volant Cool Air Intakes
What: Periscoop intake
Wares: Made from X-link polyethylene plastic. Includes sealed air-filter box, high-velocity air-intake tube, and PowerCore air filter.
Words: "Two-part intake system that protects your filter from moisture and dirt and allows you to make deep water crossings without stalling."
Wallet: MSRP is $710
Spod By: Precision Designs
What: sPOD system for wiring accessories
Wares: Includes hardware, labels, six-switch wire harness kit, and six circuit relay/fuse center.
Words: "Power distribution system is conveniently under the hood for accessibility and allows easy installation of all your accessories. When adding accessories, you simply plug them into the central terminal block."
What: Flashpaq programmer
Wares: Plug it into the diagnostic plug under the dash, then select performance level and options. Adjust speed limiter, shift firmness, tranny performance, and more.
Words: "Jeep-exclusive features include 4WD-high axle locking (front or rear), a low-throttle response crawling tune, calibrate for transfer-case gear changes."
Wallet: Less than $400
Wares: Padded armrests that match the interior panels.
Words: "This is a custom-fit armrest pair designed especially for all full-door JK models."
Wallet: MSRP is $139 per pair
What: All-terrain floor liners
Wares: Contoured perimeter wall, all-weather injection-molded OE-quality thermoplastic elastomer.
Words: "This patent-pending design combines the best features of a deep, ribbed floor mat and 'old-style' floor liners."
Wallet: MSRP for the front pair is $89
Off Road Trail Tools
What: Gnarly Grips grab handle
Wares: Thermomolded handles, built-in stiffener, military-spec-quality threads, and box-X stitching.
Words: "Patent-pending nonskid material ensures grips will not slide around on rollbar, allowing the most secure grip available."
Wallet: $22.95 each
Tuffy Security Products
What: Security deck enclosure
Wares: Constructed from welded 16-gauge steel. Includes heavy-duty fasteners, durable textured powdercoating, and multiple trays for storage and organization.
Words: "The lid easily hinges open and is secured shut using an innovative latching system. The lid and front can easily be removed without tools, so larger items can be transported when required."
Wallet: MSRP is $399
Misch 4x4 Products
What: Trash Stash
Wares: Container is made from black polypropylene.
Words: "It fits in the back cupholders of a JK center console. It can be used as a trash container/cupholder for about any size cup."
Wallet: MSRP is $35 (the center-console pad is sold separately)
Wares: High-density injection-molded foam, integrated kidney/shoulder/thigh support, harness-belt capability, and infinite recline.
Words: "You have the option to order this as a standard seat or suspension seat."
Wallet: Starts at $399 per seat
Wares: Rollback canopy, removable rear curtain, and tinted windows.
Words: "This bowless top can maintain its shape in any temperature, is mildew-resistant, and contains UV inhibitors."
Wallet: Starts around $650
Body Armor 4x4
What: Trail Doors
Wares: Steel-tube construction, unique steel-plate gusset plates, and two-position, hidden, adjustable latch mechanism.
Words: "Complete with strong 1-inch-wide, 1/8-inch-thick woven nylon web door inserts with Velcro wraps and padded inserts for comfort."
Wallet: Around $325 per set
Crocker Off Road Performance
What: Cargo Nack
Wares: 160 feet of 4-inch nylon webbing, more than 40 feet of 4-inch hook-and-loop Velcro sewn in, and custom billet-aluminum slides, also sewn in.
Words: "Combines all the benefits of a cargo net and cargo rack."
What: Lifestyle front winch bumper
Wares: Has 3/16-inch construction; tubing is 1 3/4-inch/.120 wall. Includes Hella 90mm foglights and 60mm turn-indicator lights. Options are base bumper or base with grilleguard.
Words: "Maintains high strength and trail functionality while simultaneously infusing additional style and design features."
Wallet: Starts at $1,375 (MSRP $1,529 pictured)
What: Off-road front bumper
Where:jeep.com/en or mopar.com
Wares: Includes winch and grille protection bar, license-plate mounting holes, and antichip coating.
Words: "The front bumper incorporates energy absorbers and is specifically designed to work with the Wrangler airbag system."
Wallet: Without winch-mount capability, MSRP is $499; $569 with Warn mount
What: Hood Wranglers
Wares: Factory latches are upgraded by replacing the rubber pieces with heavy-duty polyurethane material.
Words: "Hood Wranglers strengthen the latches and keep the hood securely shut regardless of vehicle speeds."
What: Sheetmetal bumpers
Wares: Manufactured from 3/16-inch-thick steel plate, and includes 1/2-inch-thick steel mounting brackets and reinforced D-ring mounts/shackles. Non-winch design available.
Words: "Won't hinder your Jeep's steep approach angles, and the tapered design allows them to easily slide off large rocks and ledges with ease."
Wallet: Starts at $412
What: Recovery front bumper
Wares: Includes ground-level dual light receptacles, 3/16-inch steel plate, powdercoat finish, and two Clevis 1-inch D-rings.
Words: "You can run the bumper with or without the winch plate."
Wallet: Around $799
RECON Truck Accessories
What: Amber LED front fender and turn-signal lights
Wares: Includes smoked or clear lens, waterproof sealed units, and reinforced, high-impact plastic casings.
Words: "It's easy to get used to the ugly amber lenses and less-than-adequate amber light emitted by your factory-installed Jeep Wrangler."
Wallet: MSRP is about $99 for complete sets
What: Stubby Bumper systems
Wares: Get it with or without the winch plate. Standard with D-rings, and two brushguard options: full prerunner (forward slant) or prerunner center-hoop assembly only.
Words: "The bumper protects the front of the grille, while allowing greater wheel articulation and clearance from its shorter sides."
Wallet: Starts at $345
Run Cool Hood Louvers
What: Sixteen models of hood louvers/hood vents
Wares: Universal-fit, pop-rivet-on louvers that don't require removing, punching, or repainting the hood. Sizes include standard with nine slots and high-flow with 14. There's even an extra large with 23.
Words: "Cooler engines increase power, durability, and efficiency-an extra margin of reliability."
Wallet: Starts at $89 per set
What: Extended Nets (window, cage, and long-cage versions)
Wares: Heavyweight and UV-/mildew-resistant polypropylene webbing.
Words: "The Extended goes all the way to the tailgate. Once installed, you don't have to remove it. It does not interfere with any top. No drilling required."
Wallet: Long-cage extended set as shown is $355
What: Tube-style front and rear bumpers
Wares: Made from 2-inch steel, and with black-powdercoat wrinkle finish.
Words: "The front bumper has the ability to mount any Warn midframe winch (except the M8274-50) using our JK winch plate."
Wallet: MSRP is $709
Mountain Off Road Enterprises (M.O.R.E.)
What: Front and rear fenders
Wares: Includes 1 3/4-inch x .120-wall round tubing and side-marker lights. Available in powdercoated black matte finish or bare steel.
Words: "Reuses the front inside skirt along with other provided mounting hardware to close off mud to the engine area."
Wallet: Starts at $995 per set