Grille Guards Installation And Review Videos


Westin Sportsman Grille Guard Installation - 2019 Toyota 4Runner- Video

Westin Sportsman Grille Guard Installation - 2019 Toyota 4Runner

Hi, I'm Shane with etrailer.com. Today on our 2019 Toyota 4Runner you're going to be taking a look at, I'm going to walk you through the installation, on the Sportsman Grill Guard by Weston. It may also be known as a Bull Bar, or a Brush Guard. It's going to be designed to protect the front of your vehicle. It's going to attach to your vehicle at four points. You're two upper points are going to be your radiator support bracket. more


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4/26/2019 11:37:12 AM



Aries Bull Bar with Removable Skid Plate Installation - 2018 Ram 1500- Video

Aries Bull Bar with Removable Skid Plate Installation - 2018 Ram 1500

Today on our 2018 Ram 1500 we're going to be taking a look at and showing you how to install the Aries Pro Series Bull Bar with Removable Skid Plate.This is what the bull bar is going to look like installed. Not only is it going to protect our Dodge Ram's front bumper, it's also going to add a little bit of style. What's also cool about this is underneath these plugs, these are going to be holes to mount additional accessories such as lights. Not only does this skid plate help protect the bottom of our Ram from tall grass or any other road debris, if you'd prefer it to be removed, it can be. If you do need to remove it, it's really easy. There's these four screws on each corner just like this. more


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3/4/2019 11:27:10 AM



Aries Pro Series Bull Bar with Removable Skid Plate Installation - 2017 Ram 1500- Video

Aries Pro Series Bull Bar with Removable Skid Plate Installation - 2017 Ram 1500

Today in our 2017 Ram 1500 we're going to be taking a look at and showing you how to install the Aries Pro Series bull bar with removable skid plate, part number AAP35-5005. So here's what our bull bar looks like once we have it installed. This is going to help protect the front of our vehicle against dents and scratches. And as you can see, the front of our Ram already has a little bit of damage, and that's why our customer thought it'd be a good idea to prevent any more from happening and get the bull bar installed. Our bull bar is also going to have this skid plate under here. It's going to made out of a stainless steel construction, and that's going to help prevent any kind of loose debris, gravel, brush, or any small things coming up and hitting the front of our truck. more


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1/28/2019 3:02:34 PM



Aries Pro Series Bull Bar with Removable Skid Plate Review- Video

Aries Pro Series Bull Bar with Removable Skid Plate Review

Today we're gonna be taking a look at the Aries line of three inch bull bars. Now these are gonna be available in a lot of different applications, so make sure you check etrailers fit guide for your specific need.So if you're looking to add a bull bar to the front of your vehicle, you are gonna have a lot of different options, especially when it comes into a design that has that three inch tubing because it is gonna be an industry standard design. But what's really gonna set our Aries apart is the fact that it's gonna have that removable stainless steel skid plate, and we're gonna have those integrated, pre-drilled mounting holes. So not only is it gonna protect the front of our vehicle, but it's gonna be very easily customizable.Now keep in mind, there is gonna be three different variations of a finish to each one of our bull bars. We'll have the textured black finish like we have here. There will be a gloss black finish and a polished stainless steel. more


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1/28/2019 9:47:12 AM



Bulldog Winch Grille Guards - Winch Mounting Tray - BDW733601 Review- Video

Bulldog Winch Grille Guards - Winch Mounting Tray - 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. more


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11/14/2018 7:51:07 PM



Westin HDX Winch Mount Grille Guard with Punch Plate Review- Video

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. more


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10/22/2018 12:57:45 PM



Aries Grille Guard Installation - 2004 Chevrolet Blazer- Video

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. more


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1/29/2018 10:17:28 AM



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

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. more


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1/11/2018 4:02:45 PM



Westin Sportsman Grille Guard Installation - 2003 Ford Explorer Sport Trac- Video

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. more


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11/23/2016 1:02:55 PM



Aries Grille Guard Installation - 2012 Chevrolet Colorado- Video

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. more


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10/14/2016 11:41:10 AM



Westin E Series Bull Bar Installation - 2012 Ram 2500- Video

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. more


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12/9/2015 2:33:36 PM



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

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. more


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3/6/2015 11:10:10 AM



Westin Sportsman Grille Guard Installation - 2006 Ford F-150- Video

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. more


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10/2/2014 11:52:30 AM



Westin Off-Road Driving Lights Installation - 2006 Ford F-150- Video

Westin Off-Road Driving Lights Installation - 2006 Ford F-150

Today on our 2006 Ford F-150, we'll be installing the Westin Off Road Driving Lights, part number 09-0505. We're going to mount these on the Westin Sportsman Grille Guard that has already been installed on the truck. To begin our install, our grille guard has mounting points for the lights already. We'll go ahead and locate the attachment points and remove the rubber plugs. Now to secure the light to the bar, the stud will go down through the light bar, then we'll install a flat washer, a split lock washer and secure with a nut. Let's go ahead and set out light in place and then we'll install our hardware. There's our flat washer, our split lock washer and then the nut. With our hardware finger tight, we'll make any necessary adjustments to the light and then tighten it down. more


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9/17/2014 12:05:23 PM



Westin HDX Grille Guard Installation - 2014 Chevrolet Silverado 2500- Video

Westin HDX Grille Guard Installation - 2014 Chevrolet Silverado 2500

Today on our 2014 Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD Crew Cab, we're going to be installing the Westin HDX Grille Guard with the Punch Plate made out of black powder-coated steel. Part number 57-3615. We're first going to begin here underneath the vehicle, we're going to be starting over here on the driver side, we're going to need to remove a bolt, it's this bolt right here, that runs horizontally through the frame and through the tow hook. On this side there is a nut, we'll go ahead and take that out. We'll go ahead and repeat the same process over here on the passenger side. Next we're going to go ahead and just loosen the bottom bolt for each of the two tow hooks. Next we're going to come under here underneath the hood, we're going to need to remove this plastic cover to gain access down behind the grille. Now there's multiple fasteners that we'll need to remove. more


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9/12/2014 9:41:59 AM



Westin Safari Light Bar Installation - 2000 Jeep Grand Cherokee- Video

Westin Safari Light Bar Installation - 2000 Jeep Grand Cherokee

Today on our 2000 Jeep Grand Cherokee well be installing the Westin Safari Light Bar with installation kit part number 30-0005-1135. To begin our installation well need to remove the black plastic cover that covers the sway bar here. There are four fasteners holding it in place. Well remove the fasteners and set them off to the side with the cover as we will not be reinstalling it. Now, the holes where the fasteners came out of are actually threaded and they are the holes that we will mount our brackets to, to hold our bar in place. At this point well go ahead and clean the threads out of the ball holes here using a brass penetrant and the nylon tube brush part number 814092. more


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5/21/2013 11:20:32 PM



Westin Driving Lights Installation - 2006 Ford F-150- Video

Westin Driving Lights Installation - 2006 Ford F-150

Today in our 2006 Ford F150, we'll be installing the Westin driving lights. Part number 09-0205. On this vehicle we'll be installing the lights onto the Western light bar, part number 37-02015. We'll be installing four lights in total. Let's go ahead and mount our lights first. To mount the light, we'll simply remove the nut and lock washer, install the light on the light bar and then reinstall the lock washer and then the nut and then tighten them down. more


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10/23/2012 2:41:19 AM



Westin Off-Road Light Bar Installation - 2006 Ford F-150- Video

Westin Off-Road Light Bar Installation - 2006 Ford F-150

Today on our 2006 Ford F150 well be installing the Westin Light Bar, part number 37-02015. Since this vehicle is equipped with manufacture tow hooks, well need to remove those first. As per the instructions, we can reuse the manufacturers hardware. Well go ahead and remove the two tow hooks. There are two fasteners for each tow hook. Note, the fastener secured to a nut plate in the frame. more


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10/22/2012 9:44:20 PM



Westin Sportsman Grille Guard Installation - 2010 Chevrolet Silverado- Video

Westin Sportsman Grille Guard Installation - 2010 Chevrolet Silverado

Today in this 2012 Chevrolet Silverado, we're going to install part number 45-2310 from Westin. This is their bull bar. First step is to go ahead and open the hood and remove the radiator cover to gain access to the factory gill shell. We'll have to remove eight small push pins. Now, we'll go ahead and remove the four bolts from the grill shell. Now, we can go ahead and remove the grill. more


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8/10/2012 12:35:45 PM



Bestop HighRock Bumper Installation - 2012 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited- Video

Bestop HighRock Bumper Installation - 2012 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited

Today on our 2012 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited, we're going to be installing the Bestop HighRock Narrow Front Bumper, part number B4293301. This will be in conjunction with the Bestop Tubular Grille Guard, part number B4291501. Our first step is going to be removing the lower rock guard. As you removed the lower rock guard, there will be a total of six fasteners. These are screw-in pushpin fasteners. We'll need to screw out the center of the fastener and then remove the pushpin part. more


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5/3/2012 7:46:08 AM



Westin Bull Bar Installation 2008 Toyota FJ Cruiser- Video

Westin Bull Bar Installation 2008 Toyota FJ Cruiser

Today we are going to install part number 32-2210 from Westin. It is the Bull bar assembly we will be installing on a 2008 Toyota FJ Cruiser. To start our install we will have to install some brackets onto the frame itself and they are tucked up pretty far up in here on the brace that holds the bumper up. There are 2 existing holes so what you need to do is drop 2 bolts into the bumper bracket from the top all the way down through the bottom and it comes with these long bolts to do it with. Now to install one of 2 brackets. There is going to be one here and one is going to have an out rigger from here going out to this bracket to the assembly right here. We do not want to tighten them up yet, we just want to leave them snug so that we have some working room. Next this bracket has to get installed behind it. Then it gets bolted to this assembly here. And then this bracket gets bolted to a threaded hole that is already inside the assembly here. more


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7/25/2008 6:33:27 AM



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