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post #1 of 31 Old 04-17-2006, 01:12 PM Thread Starter
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Corner Guards

Hey I never thought that I would like corner guards but I just looked at a buddys jeep unlimited and he had the mopar corner guards with the small rock rail on them-----it looked very good and they were pretty solid. I have always been afraid of the mosture thing getting behind them---his has a rubber gasket on them that might help this but certainly will not prevent it.
Does any one have a set they recommend? Anyone have the rail thing on theirs?


Is there any manufacturer that is thicker than others? Anyone have experience with these? Thanks


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post #2 of 31 Old 04-17-2006, 02:09 PM
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i dont know about the Mopar ones, but im sure theyre pretty $$$$

a lot of people run PSCs Trail and/or Crusher Corners

the trail ones run ~ $140 cover the corner
the crushers run ~ $280 cover from the corner to the door

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Only ones I know of that have bars on them are the Toys by Troy ones. You can see them on Stu's site.

http://www.stu-offroad.com/guards/tbtside/ss-1.htm

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Thanks ----The one on stu's site are HUGE! Wow---Stu if you are there does Troy have any new products with something a little smaller?

Does anyone have the mopar ones?
http://www.jeepworld.com/accessories...rnerguards.htm
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I have PSC trail corners and love them. Pretty easy to install if you aren't shy about putting holes in your Jeep. As far as a moisture guard goes you can run a bead of clear silicone and/or paint the corners with a bed liner. I haven't done either yet but I will come this spring when the weather gets a little more dependable.

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I siliconed the top and sides, and left the bottoms open. I have Poison Spyder trail corners. They are pretty sturdy.

The powder coating likes to bubble, so I take them off every year to repaint them. There is no rust at all underneath.

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I hear you there stogie. A couple of corners on my corners were missing powder coat. I emailed PSC just to let them know of the problem. Not looking for any replacemnt as to me finsh isn't why I got them. I agree with taking them off to paint and clean underneath-especially if you live in a salt area.

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post #8 of 31 Old 04-17-2006, 05:55 PM
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i run PSC now but my YJ had these on them, very sweet and IMO better then PSC especially with the powder coating
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I have the Mopar corner guards. They are pretty heavy and also cost a good penny. I had credit from the Jeep Dealership so they only ended up costing me about $50. I got the smooth steel, not the diamond plate. Also, I wanted to get the guards with the rail but they were only for the Unlimited and cost $100 more.

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I am planning on getting some crushers.... look pritty nice
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I have the TBT side sliders & corners - they aren't small - but they are very solid and offer great protection.
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Not to but in on the conversation at hand but i am installing a set of conner guards on my jeep sometime this week and would like to know if running a bead of silicon around the top is nesscary. I am trying not to have moisture build up under them. Or is that something i should not even worry about with them as it should dry before harm is done? Please advise if you could.
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I am thinking that silicone on the top is good but I am guessing that leaving the bottom open so any moisture will drain out is probably best.

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I am thinking that silicone on the top is good but I am guessing that leaving the bottom open so any moisture will drain out is probably best.
yep, that works best
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I have the PSC corners sitting in my garage I bent up some 1" solid stock and welded it on the corners looks pretty good now all I have to do is paint them and install them

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