Skid Plates Unlimited JL Rubicon

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Just ordered a new JL unlimited Rubicon and wanted to know what skid plates I should get first. I am new to off roading and expect to do easy to moderate trails. What type (Oil /transmission etc.) and what products should I consider .
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The JL is still so new that there is not much out there as of yet as the aftermarket is playing catch up.

The Rubicon is pretty well protected stock so I would first suggest take taking it out on some trails first and learn for to drive off road first. And over time you will learn you limitations of the jeep for the terrain that you plan on driving on and but the right parts to fix them
 

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The Rubicon is pretty well protected stock so I would first suggest take taking it out on some trails first and learn for to drive off road first. And over time you will learn you limitations of the jeep for the terrain that you plan on driving on and but the right parts to fix them
What he said...
 

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Man trying to find a video I saw on YouTube guy was talking about what is exposed on new JL. Not much and all his recommendations were just if you really wanted to
 

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We have control arm skid plates for the JL and heavy duty Cad Skids here at Artec Industries We are also working on a full bellypan system
 

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The JL is still so new that there is not much out there as of yet as the aftermarket is playing catch up.

The Rubicon is pretty well protected stock so I would first suggest take taking it out on some trails first and learn for to drive off road first. And over time you will learn you limitations of the jeep for the terrain that you plan on driving on and but the right parts to fix them
What he said.

I plan to get skids for the lower control arms and protection for the pumpkins at the very least. Looking at the oil pan and trans but will see how close they come to things as I go. Weight will be kept low, but not at the expense of saving the Heep. :like:
 

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We have control arm skid plates for the JL and heavy duty Cad Skids here at Artec Industries We are also working on a full bellypan system
I installed the CAD skid and still need to weld on LCA skids.. dam good products!!!!!!!!!
 

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We have control arm skid plates for the JL and heavy duty Cad Skids here at Artec Industries We are also working on a full bellypan system
Also available in aluminum?
 

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how can nothing still not be out????????? seriously WTH
 

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Artec is what we plan on running. Hands down my favorite skid we install on jk builds I'm sure the jl will be just as amazing.
 

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Artec is what we plan on running. Hands down my favorite skid we install on jk builds I'm sure the jl will be just as amazing.
Artec just announced their skids today on this forum. $2199 for Aluminum and $1299 for steel I think.
 

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how can nothing still not be out????????? seriously WTH
We just announced the preorder for our belly pan kits on the forum here yesterday
 

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Artec is what we plan on running. Hands down my favorite skid we install on jk builds I'm sure the jl will be just as amazing.
It's even better on the JL it completely eliminates the factory gas tank skid and give 3/4" more clearnace the aluminum bellypan system is 10lbs heavier then oem skids amd the steel will be 92lbs heavier
 

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It's even better on the JL it completely eliminates the factory gas tank skid and give 3/4" more clearnace the aluminum bellypan system is 10lbs heavier then oem skids amd the steel will be 92lbs heavier
I can't wait for jeep invasion to get ours.
 
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