Differential Protection? - JeepForum.com
Search  
Sign Up   Today's Posts
User: Pass: Remember?
Advertise Here
Jeep Home Jeep Forum Jeep Classifieds Jeep Registry JeepSpace Jeep Reviews Jeep Gallery Jeep Clubs Jeep Groups Jeep Videos Jeep Events Jeep Articles
Go Back JeepForum.com > Models > Jeep Grand Cherokee & Commander Forums > WK Grand Cherokee & XK Commander Forum > Differential Protection?

Introducing MONSTALINER™ UV Permanent DIY Roll On Bed LineFS: Jeep Fog Light LED Bulbs! Several Brightness Options! 2 door JK Recruit Half hardtop Kits Now available!

Reply
Unread 09-25-2008, 08:39 AM   #1
LJS8510
Web Wheeler
 
LJS8510's Avatar
2015 WK 
 
Join Date: Oct 2007
Location: Chicago Il, IL
Posts: 1,429
Differential Protection?

I was wondering what others have done for the rear differential protection? I recently bent my cover causing a slight leak. Hoping to do something to prevent this from happing again.

Thanks

__________________

2015 WK II v8 Overland, Offroad Group II,- 2008 WK Limited 3.0 CRD, - 2003 WJ Laredo 4.7, - 2001 WJ Laredo 4.0, - 1999 WJ Limited 4.7-
LJS8510 is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Unread 09-25-2008, 10:08 AM   #2
colinzj
Registered User
2006 WK 
 
Join Date: Mar 2005
Location: Chandler, AZ
Posts: 1,636
4XGuard makes a rear end skid. Only one I know of, but there may be others lurking out there somewhere.
colinzj is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Unread 09-25-2008, 12:50 PM   #3
Texas ZJ1
Jeep Jedi Master
 
Texas ZJ1's Avatar
1994 ZJ 
 
Join Date: Mar 2003
Location: Omaha, NE
Posts: 20,211
Learn to take a different line and not hit your differential.

I know that sometimes that is very difficult and that mistakes are made but, you'd be surprised at the number of new offroaders that believe it is a battering ram.

Hunter
__________________
00 4.7 Laredo...KYB gas shocks, ADDCO rear sway bar and Firestone Destination tires.

08 Z71 Suburban

94 5.9 Laredo 6.5 RE lift with 35 Maxxis Bighorns
and 33 Bridgestone Duelers
Detroit and true trac
Red Jeep Club Member
REDNECK JCM
Texas Jeep Owner #6
USN Jeep Club #4
http://www.kevinsoffroad.com/
602.841.3355

For your performance needs:

kolak@kolakperformance.com
480.998.3661
Texas ZJ1 is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Unread 09-25-2008, 02:26 PM   #4
nick500ss
Registered User
2006 WK 
 
Join Date: Apr 2008
Location: Bennington, NY
Posts: 149
The 4xGuard skid is for the rear bumper, not the differential. Superlift makes one for the WK's, check out their website: www.superlift.com
__________________
2006 WK 4.7 V8 w/ Flowmaster Super 44 muffler, RR 2.25 lift, Spidertrax 1.25 spacers, 255/75 r17 BF Goodrich MT's, Superchips Flashpaq tuner, Uniden BCT8 scanner, Cobra 29 WX NW ST cb radio, Radio Shack window mount antennas x2, Whelen Slim Miser Led blue light(because I'm a VF), my Browning rifle and Mossberg shotgun in the back for fun:)
nick500ss is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the JeepForum.com forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid e-mail address for yourself.
Note: All free e-mails have been banned due to mis-use. (Yahoo, Gmail, Hotmail, etc.)
Don't have a non-free e-mail address? Click here for a solution: Manual Account Creation
Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.


Thread Tools


Suggested Threads





Jeep, Wrangler, Cherokee, Grand Cherokee, and other models are copyrighted and trademarked to Jeep/Chrysler Corporation. JeepForum.com is not in any way associated with Jeep or the Chrysler Corp.