Smittybilt Part #: 7743
The HD Pivot Rear Tire Carrier by Smittybilt fits Jeep Wrangler JL and Wrangler Unlimited JL 4-door vehicles. It is built from very strong monocoque aluminum which helps to eliminate tailgate sag. This Tire carrier works with the OE factory bumper and fits up to a 40" spare tire, and increases load carrying capacity to 135 lbs. Single, reinforced hinge plates replace the factory hinges on the tub and tailgate. Third brake light and back up camera provisions are included. A Fully customizable tire mount can be fine-tuned for height or backspace, and the adjustable tilt allows you to get extra ground clearance when working in tandem with an open or slanted top. The Pivot feature maintains the easy single action of opening and closing of the tailgate. No drilling is required for installation.
Durable and Strong:- This HD Pivot Tire Carrier allows a Jeep JL to carry up to a 40", 135 lb spare tire without tailgate sag or buckling. A robust aluminum exoskeleton runs to center of tailgate. An Internal gusset/brace adds structural rigidity and supports the aluminum JL tub.
Built for Customization: This Tire carrier features adjustable positions, improved departure angle and ability for use with an open back or slant-back top. Mounting holes for optional trail jack mount , CB antennas and tie downs.
Factory Provisions: Works with factory or OE bumpers and Third brake light and back up camera provisions are included.
Easy to Use: Maintains easy single action of opening and closing of the tailgate without rattles or vibrations. No drilling is required for installation.
3 Stage Finish Treatment: Dual stage powder coating and "E-Coated" inside and out acid dipped to remove impurities.
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