***Current photos showing 5th gen 4Runner but 4th gen are similar. Does not have front access panel***
***Estimated production lead time is 8-10 weeks
Newly redesigned for ultimate strength. These skids have been reinforced unlike anything else on the market. New additional support on front skid. Works with or without differential drop. Skids are designed to support the full weight of the vehicle. Add our abrasion plates for the ultimate in protection and use in rocks (pictures coming soon.
What makes these better than the competition?
The Hefty Fabworks 2003-2009 4Runner Radiator/Engine Skid is the ultimate front end protection for any journey. Custom CNC cut and fit to cover vulnerable components while keeping high clearance approach angles. All while looking sleek and adding a custom look to the front end of your 4Runner.
Protects front cross-members, front differential, & oil pan.
Service openings for easy service and oil changes without complete skid removal.
Reinforced design allows for a maximum strength while maintaining optimal clearance.
Sides of the skids are nearly double the height of the competition skid plates for greater bending resistance.
Fully welded and gusseted seams.
Designed to support the full weight of the vehicle.
Rear slotted holes allowing for an easy slide and bolt on installation in minutes.
All hardware provided.
Direct bolt on, no modifications
Works on both V6 and V8 4Runners.
Product comes in raw mill grade aluminum. Machining and grinding marks will be visible. Lightly DA sanded for finish application.
1/4" HDPE Plastic Abrasion Plate option is a replaceable protection piece for the skids. Not only does it protect the skids from scratching and gouging, it also slides much easier over rocks or hard terrain.
Material: 5052 1/4" Aluminum Alloy
Weight: Aluminum - 25lbs
Finish: Raw Unfinished, Mill Grade, Lightly DA sanded for finish application.
Built by skilled craftsmen in Colorado Springs, CO USA
Individual skid plate orders ship ground to residential and business addresses. On all shipments an adult signature is required. For shipping outside the continental USA please call for a shipping quote prior to order. Shipping costs may vary depending on location.
***For all Canada/International orders please read our Frequently Asked Questions PRIOR TO ORDERING***
All Hefty Fabworks Skids are built to order and require a 8-10 week lead time for production. Pick-Up and In-Shop Installation is available. Please call for more details. Pick up during normal operating business hours only, no exceptions!
HeftyFab Installation Rating: 1 (Direct Bolt On)
Refunds and Cancellations: All Hefty Fabworks Products are built to order. Once you place an order there are NO Cancellations or refunds. All Sales are Final.
Order Changes: There will be an additional fee added should order be changed once products are in production. That amount will be determined based on change.