9 Original & Underrated Jeep Accessories & Tools for Long-Distance Expeditions
Best Affordable Essential Accessories and Upgrades for Wrangler JK JKU JL
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
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.
Because these items have made a difference for me during countless expeditions in the remote Canadian wilderness
Off-road Phone Booster
USA & Canada
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.
Off-Road Light Pattern
Xprite provides longer and wider beams
Less than $60 for a pair and direct-fit installation (4-inch bumper sockets). Increase available lumens from 590 to 900+.
foldable traction Aids
Compact mats designed for mud and snow
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.
SAE & Metric Wrench
17mm 19mm 21mm 22mm 3/4'' 11/16" 13/16" 7/8"
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 Thermoplastic Protective Gloves
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.
Heavy Duty Rear Driveshaft
Adjustable driveshaft for lift kits up to 4.5''
Aftermarket long arm kit with pinion yokes and TC yoke. At least 50% stronger than the factory DS and designed for hardcore off-roading.
Over 300 cubic inches of extra storage
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.
Counter Assault Pepper Spray 10.2 Oz.
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.
Jeep Portable Shower
Trailer Hitch Mounted 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.