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Protect your vehicle's front end from the rigors of the great outdoors with a custom-fit grille guard by Westin or Aries Automotive. Enhance your vehicle's appearance while adding a rugged durability. The guards feature a no-drill application, making it easy to install and hit the trails. The tubing is contoured to the front of your vehicle, giving your vehicle a stylish finished look on the road and the protection you need while on the trail.

We offer custom fits for many popular truck and SUV models, including Ford, Chevy, and Jeep. Find the correct fit for your vehicle by entering the year on the left.

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Bulldog Winch Grille Guards BDW733601 Review

Speaker 1: Today we're gonna take a look at the winch carrier for Bulldog Winch grille guard. This is designed to work with winches that have a rating of 12,000 pounds.Now, this is going to allow you to mount your 12,000 pound heavy duty truck winch on your Bulldog Winch grille guard with this winch carrier. This is going to have a rust-resistant black powder coat finish over the entire surface, so it's going to not only resist rust and corrosion but also stay looking nice for a long time.It is going to have that heavy duty look to it, so it'll fit right in between your grille guard, just mounts up on either side. It does come with all the hardware to get that installed. You're gonna have six carriage bolts, six flat washers, as well as six lock washers and six hex nuts.So you can see we have a lot of different mounting hole options on the underside, or the bottom of the tray here. This is going to allow you to mount up your 12,000 pound winch as well as let dirt and debris fall through there so it doesn't sit and cause any damage to your components.It also comes with two tabs for mounting your license plate.

Westin HDX Winch Mount Grille Guard with Punch Plate Review

Speaker 1: Today we're gonna be taking a look at the Westin line of HDX winch mount grille guards with punch plates. It's available in two colors, black powder coated steel and polished stainless steel.This Westin grille guard is not only gonna look cool, it's gonna give you that rugged look while offering you maximum protection for the front of your truck. It features a winch mounting tray, that'll fit with most medium frame style winches. Here in the front, it features a mount for a fairlead. It's custom fit to your truck. Here you can see how it wraps around and is gonna contour the front end of your truck.

Aries Grille Guard Installation - 2004 Chevrolet Blazer

Speaker 1: Today on our 2004 Chevrolet Blazer we're going to be taking a look at showing you how to install the Aries Black Powder Coated Steel Grille Guard, part number AA4044. So whether you're doing some serious off-roading, driving down some country back roads, or if you just want that aggressive look on your truck, our Aries guard is going to be a great choice. And not only is this going to protect the front of our vehicle from brush and other things when we're driving down the country roads, or even off-roading with our Blazer, but it's also going to give it a nice rugged look.Now, our grille guard is one piece and there's no drilling required to get it installed, and it is made out of a carbon steel construction. Our guard is going to have a one and a half inch diameter tubing. It's going to be a heavy wall tube design. It's going to feature a semi-gloss black powder coat finish, which not only is going to give it that nice look, but it's also going to help resist rust.The risers are going to have a protective rubber strip going around all the way to the bottom and up and around the top towards the back, which is going to keep it protected against scratches or anything like that.

Pilot Bully NR-Series Stainless Steel Bull Bar Installation - 2005 Ford F-250

Speaker 1: Today on our 2005 Ford F250 Super Duty we're going to be taking a look at and showing you how to install the Bully NR Series Stainless Steel 3 inch Bull Bar with Skid Plate. Part number NR-304. This is what our Bully Bar looks like when it's installed. As you can see, it's constructed of a nice 3 inch in diameter stainless steel tubing. It's going to be a chrome polish. It's also going to have a skid plate that is removable.Now, this is going to be also good for mounting lights on.

Westin Sportsman Grille Guard Installation - 2003 Ford Explorer Sport Trac

Today on our 2003 Ford Explorer Sport Trac we're going to take a look at and also show you how to install the Westin Sportsman Grille Guard. This one-piece grille guard offers a black powder coating on a steel frame. The Part Number is 40-0805. This is a very rugged brush guard. It gives a superior protection. It's going to protect from dents on maybe our bumper or our hood, our grill, our headlight areas, just to give us superior protection whether it's from brush that may come up and rub our vehicle while we're offroad or other hazards that we can sometimes find running across the road. You see the smaller bars here. These are going to give us full headlight protection without hampering our headlight performance and they're very easily removable.

Aries Grille Guard Installation - 2012 Chevrolet Colorado

Today on our 2012 Chevrolet-Colorado, we're going to be taking a look at and installing the Aries black grille guard, part number AA4080. Also available in polished stainless steel, part number AA4080-2. Here's what this grille guard is going to look like once it's installed on the vehicle. As you can see, it's going to give us a nice heavy duty clean look to the front of the truck. It's made of a heavy duty carbon steel construction with 1-1/2 inch tubing. Here in front of the headlights, it's got these cages.

Westin E Series Bull Bar Installation - 2012 Ram 2500

Today on our 2012 Ram 2500 crew cab, we're going to take a look at and show you how to install the Westin E-series bull bar with skid plate. This is the polished stainless steel 3 inch tube. Part number is 31-5550. Here's what the bull bar's going to look like installed. As you can see, it's got a really nice, highly polished stainless steel look to it. It's going to give us that rust proof protection that we really want.

Pilot Bully NR Series Bull Bar Installation - 1995 Chevrolet C/K Series Pickup

Today on our 1995 Chevy CK Series we're going to install the Pilot Bully NR-Series stainless steel 3" bull bar, part number NR-101. Now here's what our bully bar's going to look like once it's installed. The bully bar is constructed with a mandrel-bent stainless steel tubing with a mirrored polish bar and plate, offering a seamless weld construction. It's a heavy duty 3" diameter stainless steel tubing. Additionally, the bottom mirrored plate is removable. Here in the crosstube there are two plugs.

Westin Sportsman Grille Guard Installation - 2006 Ford F-150

Today on our 2006 Ford F-150 4WD, we'll be installing the Westin Grille Guard part number 40-2015. Note the install for this application will be similar to a 2WD but we'll be following the 4WD install procedures. To begin we'll need to remove the manufacturer's tow hook. There's two. One on each side and each one is held in with two fasteners. We'll remove the fasteners and the tow hooks. Now after we remove the tow hook and fasteners, we'll go ahead and pull the old nut plate out of the frame that held the fasteners tight.

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Grille Guards Questions and Answers

  • Recommended Grill Guard for a 2017 Chevy Colorado ZR2
  • I do have a grill guard option for you but I called my contact at Westin and they were not able to confirm fitment of the Westin Sportsman Grille Guard with Winch Plate part # 40-93845 on your 2017 Chevy Colorado ZR2. For a grill guard that is a confirmed fit I recommend using the Aries Grille Guard part # AA4088 for black and part # AA4088-2 for polished. The Aries Grill Guard is a one piece custom fit guard with all included parts needed for installation.
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  • Can a Bull Bar be Installed on a 2016 Chevy Colorado without Removing Factory Tow Hooks
  • I checked the installation details for Aries Bull Bar # AAB35-4015 for your 2016 Chevy Colorado and have also linked them here for you. The instructions state that the factory tow hooks if present will have to be permanently removed to install the bull bar. With the Westin Ultimate Bull Bar # 32-3645 you will be able to keep the tow hooks.
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  • Fitting the Aries Grille Guard to a 2018 Chevrolet Colorado ZR2
  • The Aries Grille Guard, part # AA4088 is a confirmed fit for your 2018 Chevrolet Colorado ZR2. I've included a link for you to the fit page for the 2018 Colorado so you can see all of the custom fit parts we have available for your vehicle. On some product groups you may have to specify that you have the ZR2 badge.
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  • Installation Instructions for Westin Sportsman Grille Guard for 2003 to 2007 Chevy Silverado 2500HD
  • If you have Westin Sportsman Grille Guard # 40-1245 the instructions are linked on the product page on the right hand side. I have also included a link for them here also to the right. If you have # 45-1240 I have linked those instructions for you as well.
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  • Availability of Bull Bar that does Not Interfere with Front Sensors on 2017 Ram 1500
  • I spoke with my contact at Westin and he informed me that there are not currently any Bull Bar products that won't interfere with front sensors like what you have on your 2017 Ram 1500. I recommend looking at the Westin MAX Stainless Steel Bull Bar # 46-43750-23755. This features a very nice, polished stainless steel light bar that will bolt to the winch tray so you can mount driving lights and an electric winch. It is a quick and easy installation process with no required drilling....
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  • Bull Bars/Grille Guards for 2014 Toyota Tacoma That Do Not Require Removal of Factory Skid Plate
  • All of the bull bars and grille guards offered for your 2014 Toyota Tacoma will require removal of the factory skid plate for installation. However, the skid plate may be re-installed after some necessary trimming to accommodate the mounting points for the bull bar. Westin offers their Ultimate Bull Bar in both chrome-plated-steel, part # 32-1600, and in black powder-coat finish on steel, part # 32-1605. My contact there confirmed these will fit your 2014 Tacoma. The installation instructions...
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  • Westin Grille Guard to Fit 2015 Chevrolet Silverado 2500 HD
  • Westin offers a few options when it comes to a grille guard for your 2005 Chevrolet Silverado 2500 HD Diesel. For the standard Sportsman Grille Guard you will need part # 45-1240 for polished stainless steel and part # 40-1245 for the black powder coated steel. If you are looking for a grille guard with a winch plate you will need part # 40-91245 for the black powder coated steel.
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  • Aries Grille Guard Mounting Kit Recommendation for Part # AA4068-2
  • We do have what you are looking for. The part number you need is # AABRKT-4068 which is a fit for the Grille Guard part # AA4068-2 that you referenced. This also fits the # AA4068.
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  • Recommended Bull Bar and Winch Mount for 2018 Ram 1500 With Front Sensors
  • Yes, the Westin HDX Winch Mount Grille Guard with Punch Plate # 57-93540 will interfere with the front mounted sensors on a 2018 Ram 1500. There is another option I recommend checking out, the Westin MAX Stainless Steel Bull Bar with Black Powder Coated Steel Winch Mounting Tray # 46-43750-23755. This won't interfere with your sensors but still gives you the ability to mount a winch.
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  • Installing Westin Ultimate Bull Bar on 2012 Dodge Ram 1500
  • The brackets for the Westin Ultimate Bull Bar actually pass under the bumper and attach to the frame members. I have provided a photo that will give you an idea of how the brackets attach to the vehicle. If your truck has the rubber splash guard attached to the underside of the bumper, it will need to be temporarily removed in order to install the bull bar.
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  • Winch Mounting Tray For 2013 Ford F-150 With EcoBoost
  • The Westin MAX Winch Tray designed to fit your 2013 Ford F-150 EcoBoost is part # 46-23745. This bolts to the truck frame and will accommodate most winches. This includes the mounting hardware and does not require drilling into the frame.
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  • Install Kit for Westin Bull Bar on 2010 Nissan Frontier
  • I spoke with my contact at Westin, who tells me that the Bull Bars are somewhat vehicle-specific. The only Bull Bars that are compatible with the 2010 Frontier are the # 32-1690 in chrome plated stainless or # 32-1695 in black powder coated steel. The hardware kit is part # 32-169PK, and is specific to the bars mentioned above. The Westin # 31-5170 you mentioned is only compatible with the GM Trucks and SUVs listed on the bottom of the product page.
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  • Westin Bull Bar # 32-1690 Mounting Kit Contents
  • Even though we do not carry a replacement hardware kit for this Westin Ultimate Bull Bar with Skid Plate, part # 32-1690, I can tell you what the contents of a hardware kit would most likely include. I pulled the installation instructions for this product and found that you would need the following to install this product on your 2007 Ford F150: 2 BRACKET, PASSENGER AND DRIVER 4 M12- 1.75 X 30MM HEX HEAD BOLT 8 M12 FLAT WASHER 4 M12 LOCK WASHER 4 M12 HEX NUT 4 M12-1.25 X 30MM...
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  • Grille Guard Compatibility with Parking Sensors on 2018 Chevy Silverado 2500
  • We don't have any replacement bumpers for your 2018 Chevy Silverado 2500, but based on the context of your question, I assume you are asking about a grille guard or bull bar. Although we don't have any that are confirmed to work with the parking sensors, we do have some that are confirmed not to. This is because they haven't found a way around the sensors yet in general, but some systems cause what appears to be no interference, yet the manufacturer cannot make a broad statement. Many...
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  • Installation Instructions for Westin Ultimate Bull Bar with Skid Plate for 2003 Ford F-150 Supercrew
  • I do apologize that there were no instructions in the packaging that came with the Westin Ultimate Bull Bar with Skid Plate, # 32-0245. I have included a link to the instructions below. Here is a brief overview: NOTE: Cutting the air dam is necessary if vehicles are not equipped with either tow hooks or fog lights. See NO TOW HOOK instructions. If you do have tow hooks then move on to the next step. Remove tow hooks by removing front bolt and loosening rear bolt sufficiently. DO...
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  • How Would The Westin Sportsman Grille Guard, # 40-0145, Install On My 2000 Dodge Durango
  • This Westin Sportsman Grille Guard, 1-Piece Black Powder Coated, part # 40-0145, would install onto the bumper brace bolts on the outside of the frame on your 2000 Dodge Durango, you will need to be underneath your Durango to access this area. .
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  • Do Tow Hooks Have to be Removed to Install a Bull Bar # 31-5950 on a 2007 Dodge Ram 1500
  • According to the directions, linked below, for the Westin E-Series Bull Bar with Skid Plate, Stainless Steel, # 31-5950, for your 1997 Dodge Ram 1500, tow hooks are not mentioned as needing to be removed, relocated, or modified for installation of the Bull Bar. If your truck does have tow hooks, either from the factory or aftermarket, you will need to determine, based on the instructions, if they occupy an attachment point needed by the Bull Bar. The only mention of tow hooks being removed...
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  • Replacement Mounting Brackets and Hardware for Westin Grille Guard on 1997 Ford F-150
  • The 1997 Ford Expedition and F-150 use the same Westin Sportsman grille guards, # 45-0240 and # 40-0245. The replacement mount brackets and hardware you will need for either of these part numbers is kit # 40-024PK.
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  • Installation Instructions for Westin HDX Grille Guard for a 2014 Ram 1500 SLT
  • Below are the written instructions only for Westin HDX Grille Guard # 57-3540 for your 2014 Ram 1500. I will also send you a copy of the complete instructions in a separate email. 1. Remove contents from box, verify all parts listed are present and free from damage. Carefully read and understand all instructions before attempting installation. 2. Remove the lower bumper front valance by removing the two M6 bolts at the ends and prying out the center pins of the plastic retaining clips...
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  • Can a Front Mount Hitch and Grille Guard Be Installed at the Same Time on a 2013 Toyota Tundra
  • Grille guards and front mount hitches normally use the same or some of the same mounting locations and/or occupy some of the same space in front of the vehicle. It is highly unlikely you will be able to install both a grille guard and a front mount hitch. I have included a link to the front mount hitches and a link to the grille guards we have for your 2013 Toyota Tundra. Since these items are going to install on the frame rails of the truck, they would interfere with each other.
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