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JKS Manufacturing now offers a streamlined solution to the unsightly tailgate vent that is exposed when the factory spare tire mount is removed on 2007-2014 Jeep Wrangler JKs. Designed to mount to existing factory spare tire carrier mounting holes this new laser cut tailgate vent cover plate is an essential accessory to any JK outfitted with an aftermarket spare tire carrier. The vent cover is built from 18-gauge steel and features (9) louvers for proper ventilation on hardtop equipped Jeep vehicles. The downward facing louver design minimizes the ablity for dirt and debris to enter the tailgate while allowing sufficient airflow. The cover is designed to work with both vertical and horizontal tailgate vent openings offered on the 2007-2014 JKs and includes a laser cut JKS cutout. The panel has a durable black gloss powder coat finish and can be painted to match the vehicle’s exterior. Stainless steel mounting hardware is included along with fill plugs for both the 3rd brake light wiring and the spare tire bumper hardware for a clean appearance.

If desired the cover plate can be used in conjunction with the factory tire carrier utiizing the same mounting bolts. It can also be used in conjunction with JKS8210 license plate relocation kit for a clean solution to eliminating the bulky factory license plate mount while still allowing sufficient ventilation. 

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2007-2014 Jeep Wrangler/Wrangler Unlimited JK


PN.8200 JK Tailgate Louver Kit [BUY NOW]

Since 1989, JKS Manufacturing has developed some of the most widely used and respected products for Jeep vehicles in the off-road industry. From the original Quick Disconnect™ brand of quick-release swaybar disconnect systems, to the innovative ACOS Pro™ variable height coil spring spacer with integrated bump shock, JKS® only manufactures products that provide unquestionable benefits to vehicle performance. It's no coincidence that those who know Jeep performance best choose JKS products for their own vehicles.

JKS Manufacturing | 517-278-1226 |

Factory Protection Plus Badge

The Ultimate Lifted Suspension Protection Coverage and it’s FREE!

Limited Lifetime Warranty
Factory Protection Plus
  • 5 Year, 100,000-mile PLUS Protection
  • Free, no cost protection for JKS customers
  • Could save thousands on possible repairs
  • Easy online application process
  • Available for most late model vehicles
Drivtrain 5year 60K Mile Protection Drivetrain Warranty

A 5 year - 100,000-mile plus drivetrain warranty is available for Jspec equipped vehicles as a Supplemental Drivetrain Limited Warranty to match your new vehicle express drivetrain limited warranty Jeep. The protection applies to any Jspec eligible suspension systems purchased on or after November 1st, 2013.

Drivtrain 5year 60K Mile Protection
What is FMVS No. 126?

When you see the FMVSS Compliant Symbol you will know with confidence this application has been tested and successfully passed the Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard No. 126 compliance test. This highly specialized test was performed to prove the installation of the particular Jspec suspension system, with specified wheel and tire package will not compromise the performance and effectiveness of the vehicle’s Electronic Stability Control (ESC) system keeping you safer on the road.


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