Sponsored

AEV Jeep Gladiator Build [SEMA 2019]

Billy

Well-Known Member
Joined
Jul 20, 2016
Threads
34
Messages
1,292
Reaction score
1,132
Location
Bend, OR
Vehicle(s)
1997 TJ, 2017 JKU, 2022 JTRD ordered.
Can't wait for the 411 on the lift.

That bumper though... :like:

Must must must have a Gladiator Rubicon Diesel with AEV accoutrements.


That snorkel is fugly (IMHO).
 

mojocho

Well-Known Member
Joined
Nov 29, 2017
Threads
4
Messages
363
Reaction score
519
Location
Ohio
Vehicle(s)
2020 Gladiator Rubicon
Vehicle Showcase
1
I like the bumper (convertible to a stubby), but that guard would totally block the trail cam.

Wonder if the tire carrier could be mounted sideways to not lose all rearward visibility.
 

Billy

Well-Known Member
Joined
Jul 20, 2016
Threads
34
Messages
1,292
Reaction score
1,132
Location
Bend, OR
Vehicle(s)
1997 TJ, 2017 JKU, 2022 JTRD ordered.
I like the bumper (convertible to a stubby), but that guard would totally block the trail cam.

Wonder if the tire carrier could be mounted sideways to not lose all rearward visibility.
I also wonder about that guard, but for cooling more than trail cam.
 

Bacon

Well-Known Member
First Name
Mike
Joined
Oct 28, 2019
Threads
11
Messages
218
Reaction score
253
Location
North NJ
Vehicle(s)
JTR-LE
While I can piece it together myself, I’m hoping they AEV releases a mopar-2.0-like lift with a track bar and the geometry correction brackets in lieu of new LCAs. I had their 4.5” lift and 37s on a JKU and loved the way it drove.
 

Sponsored

jsyn

Well-Known Member
First Name
James
Joined
Jul 12, 2019
Threads
10
Messages
132
Reaction score
193
Location
Las Vegas
Vehicle(s)
2020 Gobi Gladiator Rubicon
Build Thread
Link
There's an entire pickup bed worth of space, where should we put the second spare, Bob?

How about right behind the driver so he can't see anything and can't safely change lanes!

Perfect!
 

Bacon

Well-Known Member
First Name
Mike
Joined
Oct 28, 2019
Threads
11
Messages
218
Reaction score
253
Location
North NJ
Vehicle(s)
JTR-LE
There's an entire pickup bed worth of space, where should we put the second spare, Bob?

How about right behind the driver so he can't see anything and can't safely change lanes!

Perfect!
Yeah, no. I just came from a JK with the AEV gas tank and a 37” spare. On my JT, I can finally use my rear view mirror. I’m not going back!
 

Nate

Well-Known Member
First Name
Nathan
Joined
Nov 17, 2017
Threads
11
Messages
79
Reaction score
117
Location
Idaho
Vehicle(s)
2020 Gladiator, 2019 Jeep Cherokee, 2018 Road King, 1996 Bronco
Occupation
Machinist
I like the bumper (convertible to a stubby), but that guard would totally block the trail cam.

I think it’s modular by design.... should be possible for them to make a “low” hoop.
 

giraffemode

Active Member
First Name
Matt
Joined
May 3, 2019
Threads
0
Messages
31
Reaction score
37
Location
Thornton, CO
Vehicle(s)
2020 JT Gladiator Rubicon, 2018 JL Wrangler Sahara
Occupation
Telecom Program Mgr.
That snorkel is fugly (IMHO).
I actually like AEV's snorkel with the pre-filter. I'm just wondering when they will start selling it. They showed it off for the JL a year ago and as far as I can tell you still can't buy it.
 

Sponsored

Ichthus

Well-Known Member
First Name
Jeremy
Joined
Feb 24, 2019
Threads
0
Messages
393
Reaction score
467
Location
Indiana
Vehicle(s)
20 Gobi JTR, 20 Bikini Willys JLU, 18 GC Overland
Occupation
Pilot
Nice shade of green...kinda close to Gecko, but not so crazy bright
 

NFRs2000NYC

Well-Known Member
Joined
May 11, 2019
Threads
0
Messages
47
Reaction score
49
Location
NYC/NJ
Vehicle(s)
2014 JKUR
Love the tire carrier option but they made it too tall. I dont think it will work with any rack.
 

noside85

Well-Known Member
First Name
Edison
Joined
Jul 19, 2019
Threads
6
Messages
340
Reaction score
447
Location
NC, USA
Vehicle(s)
2020 Jeep Gladiator Rubicon Sting Gray
Is it me or does it look like the front passenger door won't open all the way now due to the snorkel?
 
 



Top