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Aries RidgeStep Running Boards - 6-1/2" Wide - Black Powder Coated Steel - 53" Long

Aries RidgeStep Running Boards - 6-1/2" Wide - Black Powder Coated Steel - 53" Long

Item # AAC2853
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These rugged, all-steel running boards provide a 6-1/2" wide step for entering and exiting your vehicle. Raised steel treads offer superior traction in all weather conditions. Textured black powder coat. Custom installation kit sold separately. Fastest Shipping and Great prices for Aries RidgeStep Running Boards - 6-1/2" Wide - Black Powder Coated Steel - 53" Long. Read our customer reviews of Aries Automotive nerf bars - running boards. Call 1-800-940-8924 for expert service or order your nerf bars - running boards part number AAC2853 by Aries Automotive online at etrailer.com.
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Aries Automotive Nerf Bars - Running Boards - AAC2853

  • Running Boards
  • Fixed Step
  • 6 Inch Width
  • Aries Automotive
  • Black
  • Steel
  • Matte Finish
  • Cab Length

These rugged, all-steel running boards provide a 6-1/2" wide step for entering and exiting your vehicle. Raised steel treads offer superior traction in all weather conditions. Textured black powder coat. Custom installation kit sold separately.


Features:

  • Running boards provide a solid step for entering and exiting your vehicle
    • 6-1/2" Wide platforms offer ample step area
  • Stamped steel treads provide superior traction in all weather conditions
    • Integrated design eliminates need to replace step pads over time
    • Punched holes prevent dirt and debris from accumulating
  • Welded, angular steel endcaps complement the contours of your vehicle
  • Textured black powder finish resists corrosion
    • Helps to create non-slip surface
    • Conceals small scrapes and scratches
  • All-steel construction is perfect for your hardworking commercial truck
    • Contains no plastic parts that can fade or crack
  • Custom, no-drill installation with VersaTrac mounting kit (sold separately)


Specs:

  • Weight capacity: 500 lbs
  • Board length: 53"
  • Step width: 6-1/2"
  • Quantity: 2 running boards
  • 3-Year limited warranty


C2853 Aries Automotive Ridge Step Running Boards - 6-1/2" Wide - Textured Black Powder Coat - 53" Long






Customer Reviews

Aries RidgeStep Running Boards - 6-1/2" Wide - Black Powder Coated Steel - 53" Long - AAC2853

Average Customer Rating:  4.5 out of 5 stars   (30 Customer Reviews)

These rugged, all-steel running boards provide a 6-1/2" wide step for entering and exiting your vehicle. Raised steel treads offer superior traction in all weather conditions. Textured black powder coat. Custom installation kit sold separately.

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Great running boards, Installed on a CMC 3500 cab and chassis. Looks great and function really good. It doesn't come with mounting brackets so make sure to get them as well.




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Really happy with these steps. They are very easy to mount even for someone like me who always ends up working on things after the sun goes down. They have very good grip in any weather conditions I’ve been in but are still usable in bare feet as well. My only complaint is there is no adjustment to the height and on my particular truck there is a larger gap between the kick plate and cab than I would have in an ideal world. I would highly recommend for anyone looking for a solid side step that has a different look than the normal tube style on most trucks.




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Installation went smoothly with process pretty straight forward. Looks good and feels sturdy. Time will tell on how well they hold up to Colorado weather.




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Nervous bRs are still on the truck and work as they should with the exception of the strength. I notice after pitting them in that there was alot of flex or movement when stepping on them. (I am 200lbs.) Must of my employees are 250 to 280, and we they step on them the flex was alot. We have since welded to the brackets to help with this problem.

So, I'd say yes they work, but are a cheap version and should not be used in a work world as they will not hold up.




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I ordered the Aries Ridge Step Running Boards on Wednesday from the etrailer website. They were delivered on Friday afternoon and it took me about an hour to install them. Instructions were easy to follow and the accompanying pictures were actually relevant to installation. They look great on my Silverado and my wife can get into the truck much easier.


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Running boards are working great. My wife really appreciates the extra step.
Tom S - 11/08/2021


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Pretty disappointed in the shipment. I reached out to etrailer with pics and asked for help but not a word back. Clearly I got a return or something. The product looks rugged but it’s so scratched up that I’m sure it’ll rust super quickly. I would have expected better.


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Thank you for the review and for bringing this to our attention. Our customer service team should be reaching out to you in the near future.
-- Etrailer Expert Brooke M - 10/01/2021


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Order came quicker than I thought and product was exactly what I was looking for. I could not find the "C- shaped Track mounting bracket or mounting brackets shown in Steps 7A and 7B of the instructions- I went through the box of materials several times. It appears tht maybe you changed the mounting system since there nots for the M8 bolts- i installed running boards by placing the bolts to the outside of the slots.


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I reached out to the manufacturer and they will be in contact with you.
-- Etrailer Expert Jenny N - 05/06/2022


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Thank you very much for reaching out to us.
The running boards are awesome! They were easy to install, my father in law helped me put them on. They look great.
I put them on my wife's truck, she loves them, "but" there's always that right, lol.
Her only complaint is the bolts, she wished they were black also, but yes she does love them and they look great.




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Thanks again etrailer for not providing the brackets with the steps as listed. NO CUSTOM INSTALL KIT COMES WITH THESE STEPS. JUST STEPS!!!




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Installed these on my Sprinter. Easy to install and they look and work great.




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I can’t believe that I got it that fast. I just got them today I have not put them on but they look like they’re better than what I expected. Can’t thank you enough for all your help. These will be put on a van at the food pantry uses. We are all older and have a hard time getting in the van. These steps will make it a lot easier on all of us. Thank you again for all your help. I will send photos once they are installed on the van.




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EASY INSTALL AND LOOK GOOD




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the instructions were not accurate for this vehicle. The driver side install very difficult and time-consuming.
The product itself is well built and seems durable...time will tell.


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they do not fit well on the transit 350. On the sliding door side, you have to step down sideways because they are too short. in fact, I would say they are dangerous. i am looking for ways to extended them. Also, the mounting process sucked on the drivers side and I had to fabricate a better mounting system. it was a real pain. you can check them only on Facebook RV conversion Dont worry I did not bad mouth anyone.
-- Etrailer Expert Robert - 11/06/2021


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I highly recommend etrailer! Customer service is top notch and their products are very good also.




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Steps ate awesome. Only issue I had was that one of the front passenger side mounting bracket was the wrong one. Took me 45 min to install driver side brackets and step, but 2hr and 15min for the passenger side.




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Well satisfied with the running boards. They are very sturdy.




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Really rugged & look amazing




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Straight forward, easy to install, and does what they were intended to do (make it easier for my wife to get into the truck.




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Product arrived quickly and my two sons installed them. They look great. Have not used them yet but looking forward to an easier time getting into my van.




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Fits like a glove




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