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Bijoy George

Front Differential reinforcing and skid plate

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Hello guys, wanted to know what is your opinion on having the front Differential reinforcing and adding a skid plate on a JKU, is it a necessary mod or just...

I'm told that the Dana30 on the front JKU is weak and can bend, is this the case? After a few Hard off road trips the axle can get bent

for the skid plate, the argument was that unlike the FJ which comes with a skid plate JKU does not, and when in the desert the sand kicks up which will eventually travel to the 

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jeep get it lifted i dont think it needs anything else

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Yes you are correct Bj almost every sheep Ive seen that has been driven hard specially with bigger tyres the front axel is a visibly off with negative camber and skid plate is not the answer, that's for something totally else. What you are talking about is axel reinforcement. If you are planing to off road it pretty hard, do a few jumps here and there then maybe something to think about. Although majority seem to be ok with it or even know they have this issue.

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