Best Affordable Essential Accessories and Upgrades for Wrangler JK JKU JL

Must-Haves on a Budget


Interior Accessories Wrangler JK


Cheap, useful, and lightweight stuff I think solo off-roaders should carry on the trail. Some are lifesavers, others just make life easier.


A very short list of awesome products designed for lone Jeepers


Red Jeep 4x4 Remote Wilderness Adventure


Make sure you are equipped for the kind of adventure you are about to face. A bit of shopping will cheer you up before you hit the trail for good.





9 Products I Strongly Believe In

Because these items have made a difference for me during countless expeditions in the remote Canadian wilderness

Phone Signal Booster Off-Road Wilderness Jeep

Off-road Phone Booster

USA & Canada

WeBoost Cell Phone Booster

Extend the reach of cell phone coverage in the wilderness by up to 20 km (12 mi). It’s easy to install on a Jeep, and the whole kit weighs only 5 lbs.



Fog Lights Xprite Wrangler JK

Off-Road Light Pattern

Xprite provides longer and wider beams

Fog Lights for Trail Use

Less than $60 for a pair and direct-fit installation (4-inch bumper sockets). Increase available lumens from 590 to 900+.


GoTreads Small Traction Aids

foldable traction Aids

Compact mats designed for mud and snow

GoTreads Traction Mats

The lightest heavy duty traction aids on the trail : 11.5 lbs. a pair. Military grade and indestructible material for severe off-road use with a Jeep Wrangler JK JL 2-Door.


Powerbuilt Wheel Lug Wrench

SAE & Metric Wrench

17mm 19mm 21mm 22mm 3/4'' 11/16" 13/16" 7/8"

PowerBuilt 8-in-1 Breaker Bar

Use it as a wheel lug wrench to change tires faster than ever or as a breaker bar for the axle hub or other drivetrain components. Sockets storage in the handles.

Mechanix Off-Road Gloves

OFf-Road Gloves

Mechanix Thermoplastic Protective Gloves

MPact Gloves with XRD Padding

Protect your knuckles and fingers during an off-road vehicle recovery process. Don't expose your hands to impacts, cuts, steel wire, or bad rope burns.

Yukon Rear Driveshaft

Heavy Duty Rear Driveshaft

Adjustable driveshaft for lift kits up to 4.5''

Yukon Rear Driveshaft YDS011

Aftermarket long arm kit with pinion yokes and TC yoke. At least 50% stronger than the factory DS and designed for hardcore off-roading.

Overhead Storage Wrangler JK

Storage Compartments

Over 300 cubic inches of extra storage

VDP Overhead Storage Console

Strongly attached to the sports bar and comes with sturdy trap doors that will stay firmly closed during extreme off-roading. Fits any Wrangler JK, JKU & JL.

Bear Spray Off-Roading

Bear Defense

Counter Assault Pepper Spray 10.2 Oz.

Bear Spray with Holster

Distance of 32 feet and 9.2 seconds of continuous spray in case of a startling encounter. Feel safer when working under or around your Jeep.

Waterport Portable Shower Jeep Wrangler

Jeep Portable Shower

Trailer Hitch Mounted Shower

WaterPort Tank Shower

3.3 gallons of pressurized water available for a morning shower, or to clean muddy boots or the dishes. Includes a 6ft hose + pressure regulator.