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Smittybilt XRC Rear Bumper (87-06 Jeep Wrangler YJ & TJ)

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  • Item J16293
  • MPN# 76653

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    Features, Video & Details

    • Features a Textured Black Finish
    • Has Solid D-Ring Mounts
    • Features a Class III Receiver Hitch
    • Weight: 93 lbs
    • Fits 1987-2006 Jeep Wrangler YJ and TJ Models

    Review & Installation Video

    Review & Install Video

    Basic and Functional. The Smittybilt XRC rear bumper is a tough enhancement that you can make to your Jeep versus the standard OEM bumper. It has a standard black textured finish and is one solid horizontal piece. The bumper features a Class III towing hitch, and is built to accept a swing-away tire carrier, though it doesn't come with one. This bumper is solid, dependable and nice looking.

    Carrier Mount. This bumper is fitted with a mount for a swing-away tire carrirer, though it does not come with one.

    Cold Rolled Steel. The Smittybilt XRC rear bumper is built from 3/16" cold rolled steel. It's tough and dependable and designed to withstand the pressures of towing. The bumper is powder coated black and made to withstand rust and moisture well over time.

    A Simple Install Procedure. This Smittybilt XRC rear bumper installs in around two hours with the basic hardware that comes with it. The installer can put it into position and then lock it in place using the included hardware.

    Protected for Life. While many bumpers come with limited warranties, this one is protected for life from Smittybilt. It's safeguarded to guarantee reliable performance over time.

    Application. This Smittybilt XRC Rear Bumper is designed to fit on the 1987-2006 Jeep Wrangler YJ and TJ models.

    Freight Notes. Freight items can only be shipped within the continental 48 states, no expedited methods. What is freight shipping? Your Answers are Right Here!.

    Fitment: 1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 Details

    CA Residents: Warning: California's Proposition 65

    What's in the Box
    • XRC Rear Bumper
    • Rear Bumper Braces
    • Frame Brackets
    • Bumper Cover Plate
    • Hardware
    Tech Specs
    • Weight: 93 lbs
    Will it fit my Wrangler?
    • TJ Rubicon 2 Door - 03, 04, 05, 06
    • TJ Rubicon Unlimited 2 Door - 05, 06
    • TJ Wrangler 2 Door - 97, 98, 99, 00, 01, 02, 03, 04, 05, 06
    • TJ Wrangler Unlimited 2 Door - 04, 05, 06
    • YJ Wrangler 2 Door - 87, 88, 89, 90, 91, 92, 93, 94, 95

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    Questions & Answers (6)

    5 Top Rated Questions

    is there a place to mount D rings without drilling?

    • Hello, yes, this bumper comes with Solid D-Ring Mounts.

    Helpful (1)

    Is this easier to install on an '04 Unlimited? All the instructions and reviews seem to wring their hands with concern over drilling into the gas tank when putting required holes in the crossmember. My "LJ" seems to have room behind the tank. I'm concerned about all the talk about dropping the tank.

    • Hello, you shouldn't have to remove the tank, but when drilling, Be Very Careful not to drill into the fuel tank. Use a drill stop on the drill bit to prevent the drill bit from over penetrating.

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    Would I be able to tow with this bumper at the factory capacity?

    • The hitch on the Smittybilt XRC Rear Bumper is rated as a class III hitch, and can be used to tow up to the factory tow rating.

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    What is the wieght of the bumper and tire carrier put together?

    • The Smittybilt XRC Rear Bumper will weigh in at 93 Lbs, and the Smittybilt XRC Rear Swing Away Tire Carrier will come in at 50 lbs for a total of 143Lbs.

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    Is this bumper available without a receiver? I already have a frame mounted hitch installed. I am interested in a bumper/tire carrier Combe.

    • At this time we do not offer the Smittybilt XRC Rear Bumper without the receiver hitch.

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    1 More Question
    Hello - the green jeep in the customer picture appears to have a 2 inch body lift. The bumper lines up with the body much lower than the product photos. Do you have a clear picture of the bumper only installed on a TJ with no tire carrier (with the tire on the stock tire carrier on the rear door?) I think that green one is deceiving with the lift. I have a 31 inch tire and would like to keep it on the stock door carrier, but don't know if it will fit with this bumper. I am trying to find a picture that will help me validate if it will work for me. Thanks! 1 answer

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    Customer Reviews (14) Write a Review

    Overall Rating 4.6

    out of 5 stars

    Installation Time:Afternoon

    • Fit 4.428571 4.4
    • Appearance 5 5
    • Bang For Your Buck 4.642857 4.6

    • 5/5

      Installation Time: Afternoon

      October 16, 2018

      Excellent Bumper

      The bumper was received in excellent condition. I clamped the templates onto the rear chassis where the new bumper will mount. This ensured no movement of the template while the hole was being drilled. A 7/16" drill bit is recommended which I used and then used a 1/2" reamer to open the hole so as to provide more tolerance which is needed when the 4 bolts are inserted into the back of the bumper. Since I have TJ Unlimited I did not have to drop the fuel tank. I had plenty of room for my socket wrenches.


      Year: 2005Submodel: Wrangler Unlimited

      Helpful (0)

    • 5/5

      Installation Time: Afternoon

      September 27, 2018

      XRC Rear Bumper on my TJ

      Great Bumper!!! Had to drop the gas tank down to access the mounting bolts but all in all the installation was not that bad.


      Year: 2004Submodel: Rubicon

      Helpful (1)

    • 4/5

      Installation Time: Afternoon

      August 26, 2018

      Xrc review

      Very satisfied with this product, seems to of high quality for the price. Install can be a little difficult so expect to spend the day working on it. It can be done even for a amateur.


      Year: 1997Submodel: Wrangler

      Helpful (2)

    • 5/5

      Installation Time: Less than 1 Hour

      August 08, 2018

      XRC Bumper

      Very easy install. Instructions were clear and concise. It is totally bolt on and very sturdy when installed. Only glitch was that there are two bolts that screw into the bumper from the bottom that were not the right size according to the supplied hardware and instructions. Maybe my 1990 YJ was unique but I just went to HomeDepot and picked up a couple of bolts. Overall appearance looks great, fit is spot on and has a heavy and durable powdercoat layer. I bought this was the XRC tire carrier and they both look and work great together.


      Year: 1990Submodel: Wrangler

      Helpful (2)

    • 5/5

      Installation Time: Afternoon

      February 12, 2018

      LOOKS GOOD!!!!!

      You don’t have to drop the fuel tank to install it if you have the right tools.... Great bumper for the price and it looks even better with the tire carrier installed with it.


      Year: 2002Submodel: Wrangler

      Helpful (2)

    • 5/5

      Installation Time: Afternoon

      February 03, 2018

      great bumper

      They make it almost impossible to get the bolts in from the back unless you pull the gas tank. But it looks great and is solid! It was worth every penny.


      Year: 2006Submodel: Rubicon

      Helpful (2)

    • 5/5

      Installation Time: Less than 1 Hour

      December 15, 2017

      bump it

      looks great on my jeep... I'm glad I purchased the smittybilt!!!


      Year: 1997Submodel: Wrangler

      Helpful (2)

    • 5/5

      Installation Time: Weekend

      September 08, 2017

      Awsome Rear Bumper

      Quality built out of 1/4 inch steel. Everything was included to install. Installation was not easy, but it was worth it.


      Year: 2003Submodel: Wrangler

      Helpful (2)

    • 4/5

      Installation Time: Shop Install

      June 29, 2017

      Tire carrier and bumper

      Looks great and adding value to my Jeep - required pro installation!


      Year: 2004Submodel: Wrangler

      Helpful (2)

    • 3/5

      Installation Time: Full Day

      June 22, 2017

      see the swing review

      go to the tire carrier to see what I really think.


      Year: 1998Submodel: Wrangler

      Helpful (4)

    • 5/5

      Installation Time: Afternoon

      September 29, 2016

      Good Match for the XRC Front Bumper

      Nice looking bumper. Heavy duty, solid and well coated. Installation was a bit more than simple. It was not mentioned in the instructions that the fuel tank would need to be removed for access to tighten the center bolts in step 5 note... "difficult to install", impossible to tighten with fuel tank in place. Another point is, the fuel tank carrier lip sits over the back end of the integrated receiver hitch on the installed bumper which make re-installation of the fuel tank a little tricky. If you are not equipped with these skills, hire a professional for this installation.


      Year: 1997Submodel: Wrangler

      Helpful (6)

    • 4/5

      Installation Time: Afternoon

      March 17, 2016

      Bumper Review

      I love the bumpers. I purchased front and rear XRC bumpers. My one complaint is that the holes for the bolts to go through were just enough off that I had to do some drilling and grinding. Other than that I am very satisfied with my decision to buy them. My Jeep looks great!


      Year: 2000Submodel: WranglerMinneapolis, MN, USA

      Helpful (6)

    • 5/5

      Installation Time: Afternoon

      February 13, 2015

      Great bumper!

      This is a great heavy-duty rear bumper. It was a bit of a bear to install but not too bad. You dont have to drop the fuel tank but I would suggest it just to make life alittle easier. I paired this bumper up with the matching tire carrier and do not regret it.


      Year: 2000Ocean County, NJ, USA

      Helpful (4)

    • 5/5

      Installation Time: Afternoon

      February 03, 2014

      Heavy Duty

      I was pleased with the finish and look of this bumper. I do recommend having help installing this bumper, it is heavy and awkward to maneuver. however once installed, it looks great.


      Year: 2004Knoxville, TN, USA

      Helpful (4)

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