AEV RX Rear Bumper for 2018-2022 Wrangler JL
The AEV Rear Bumper and RX Tire Carrier for the 2018+ JL Wrangler are essential upgrades for anyone serious about off-roading adventure. The OE rear bumper and spare tire carrier on the JL Wrangler work perfectly fine for a stock vehicle that seldom leaves the road, but they are not really meant to withstand much off-road abuse.
AEV’s JL Rear Bumper is designed from the ground up to withstand all the rigors of off-road use and overland travel. The JL Rear Bumper maximizes departure angle and offers chassis-mounted, tubular steel corner protection for the rear quarter sheet metal, which is one of the most vulnerable parts on the Wrangler. The AEV Rear Bumper includes a pair of heavy duty, chassis mounted recovery points for easy rigging of ¾” anchor shackles. Rotomolded corners reduce added weight, while adding to the overall aesthetic, and a molded step pad is included for secure footing when accessing your cargo. The AEV Rear Bumper is fully compatible with the OE trailer hitch receiver, license plate light, trailer harness plug and will accept the rear ParkSense back-up sensors (if equipped). There is also a provision for a single 3” square LED reverse light to be mounted cleanly behind the bumper (mounting kit sold separately) and to add a pair of AEV Splash Guards (sold separately). To make sure the Bumper fits correctly on all Wranglers, we even designed two unique fender-flare extension kits for Jeeps with either the “high” fender flare option or the standard fender flares. Customers who have aftermarket fender flares or no fender flares at all are able to order the Rear Bumper without a flare extension for a narrower width. With multiple configuration options available, the AEV Rear Bumper will look great on the back of your JL Wrangler regardless of your fender flare style.
Both the AEV Rear Bumper and RX Tire Carrier are E-coated and powder coated for maximum corrosion resistance and are proudly manufactured in the USA. Due to being more exposed to road debris and trail obstacles than most components, the AEV Rear Bumper also has a zinc plating applied prior to e-coat for added corrosion resistance.
Please note: The AEV Rear Bumper will not work with the factory spare tire mount unless an adapter is added to move the spare tire up and away from the bumper. Additionally, AEV’s RX Tire Carrier will only work with AEV’s Rear Bumper and is not compatible with the OE rear bumper.
When choosing the auxiliary light mount option, note that the light is sold separately.
- Fits 2018+ Jeep Wrangler JL
- Maximizes departure angle
- Removes weight and stress off your tailgate
- Two heavy duty steel recovery points
- Compatible with OEM tow package
- Optional 10.2 gal AEV Fuel Caddy available
- ParkSense compatible
- Durable E-coat/powdercoat finish
- Proudly made in the USA
- Weight: 85.00 LBS