Your Jeep Wrangler already came with a bumper and initially, it looks really cute. Then you realize you want to do more off-road and trail-riding, but you don’t have the proper equipment. Front bumpers are great for protecting your vehicle from any scratches and getting stuck when you turn different corners. An aftermarket Jeep JK front bumper is the best choice because they are usually constructed with heavier steel.
There’s a variety of bumpers, so it’s tough to decide which one is best. You need something that will let you hit all the rough and tough terrain your heart desires. We’ve evaluated the aftermarket bumpers available to help you decided which one is best for you. Some of the features we looked at were construction, lights, support, and ease of installation. Here’s our list. Check it out to find the best Jeep JK front bumper that works for you.
10. Stubby Front Bumper by EAG
This front bumper is made for a 07-18 Jeep Wrangler JK. The bumper keeps your front wheels clear as you navigate around and over trail hazards. The pre-machined fog light holes work great with the OEM fog light. This bumper was manufactured from a 5/32″ steel sheet that is durable. It has a high quality textured powder coat to prevent corrosion and boost durability.
- Does not fit the 2017 JK Rubicon Recon model, 18-19 Jeep IL Wrangler, and 2020 Jeep JT Gladiator
- Does not include fog lights
- Over-rider bar lets bumper include 2 high strength D-ring mounts with 9,500 lbs rated D-rings and isolators
- Winch plate supports a maximum of 12,000 lbs winch
- Direct bolt-on
9. Jeep JK Wrangler Front and Rear Bumper by EAG
These bumpers were made for 2007-2018 Jeep Wrangler JK. The front bumper on this set has a winch plate built in that can hold a 12,000 lbs winch. These bumpers were constructed with 5/32″ thick mild steel sheet. They also have 2″x.120″ steel tubing for top rated durability and strength. This bumper set is easy to install by bolting on, and all instructions are included.
- Includes all installation hardware
- Does not fit the 2017 JK Rubicon Recon model
- Front bumper has 9,500 lb rated D-Rings on beefy mounts
- The rear bumper has a 2″ standard hitch receiver with 2 super strong D-ring mounts with 9,500 lbs rated D-rings.
- Textured powder coat to protect from corrosion.
- OE Fog light housing
- Aggressive tube over rider with extra light accommodations
8. Full Width Front Bumper With Black Texture by Restyling Factory
This front bumper has a hole for fog lights as well as a winch plate. It was made for 07-17 Jeep Wrangler JK all models. It was constructed from 5/32″ steel and 2″x.120″ steel tubing. The extra strong D-ring mounts are welded on the inside and outside.
- Includes roll bar and grab handle
- Includes D-Rings 4.75 ton capacity each
- OE Fog light housing which fits fog light perfectly for OE Fog Light
- Textured black powder coat finish keeping bumper durable
- The winch plate is built-in for a max of 12,000 lbs
7. Aggressive Front Bumper with Grille Guard by U-box
This front bumper with grille guard is made from high-quality material. It will instantly improve the look of the front end of your Jeep. Get ready to stand out from the pack when you are on the trails as well as on the road. It is made for the 07-18 Jeep Wrangler JK. This bumper is designed for rough off-road driving. It has a durable black powder-coated finish so the inner fenders can have boosted resistance to rust and corrosion.
- Includes strong D-Ring Mounts and D-Rings
- Constructed with solid steel for durability
- 5-year corrosion capacity on this bumper because of the e-coating process
- Detailed instructions for installation are included
- Takes about 1.5-2 hours to install depending on your mechanical skills
- Includes 2 D rings, 1 Jeep Wrangler JK Front Bumper, 1 Jeep Wrangler JK Front Grille, Mounting Brackets & Hardware
6. Front Bumper Stubby with Winch Plate and Skid EAG
This front bumper was created to fit the 07-18 Jeep Wrangler JK Rock Crawler. The winch plate is a lower design and lets more airflow in. It’s rated to accommodate up to 12,000lbs winch. There is an integrated grille guard that protects both the headlights and the front grille. There are two taps on the pre-runner hoop for additional lights. Constructed from strong 5/32″ steel sheet and 2″x.120 wall tubular steel. Bumper ends are constructed with stainless steel. The skid plate is on the front bumper to provide a clean finished front end and keep the Wrangler’s frame bar from getting damaged. The skid plate has cutouts to promote airflow.
- Compatible with all models of 07-18 Jeep Wrangler JK
- Black textured powder coat to prevent corrosion and increase durability
- D-ring mounts are welded on the inside and outside
- Includes two 4.75 ton D-ring shackles and black isolators
5. Front bumper with Winch Plate and LED Lights by EAG
This rock crawling front bumper was created to fit 07-18 Jeep Wrangler JK. The stubby bumper is made to take on steep angles and provide the best tire clearance. This bumper is made from strong 5/32″ steel sheet. It has a strong textured powder coast to prevent corrosion and boost durability. Easy bolt-on hoop will keep the front of the Jeep Wrangler JK IL protected.
- Does not fit 07 JK Rubicon Recon model, 2018 2019 Jeep Wrangler JL models, and 2020 Jeep JT Gladiator
- Includes 2 12W round LED lights to increase visibility
- Includes wire harness, switch, and Charcoal gray metallic ABS light surrounds
- Includes 2 strong D-ring mounts with 9,500 lb rated D-rings
- Bolt-on winch plate can support a 12,000 lb winch
4. Front and Rear Bumpers with Hitch Receiver and 6 LED Lights by Vijay
This bumper set is made for 07-18 Jeep Wrangler JK&JKU and it fits all models. The 2 D-ring aprons and the high D-ring aprons look nice. This set was constructed with 5/32″ thick low carbon hard steel and 2″x.120″ precision tolerance steel tubes for stronger and more durable bumpers. The beautiful LED lights provide better vision on the road including more security on the darkest of trails. This set is easy to install and doesn’t require any cutting or drilling. Secure the entire set with screws.
- Front and rear bumpers both have 2 4.75 tons of strength
- Built-in winch supports the 12,000lbs winch
- 3 Year warranty for product defects
3. Textured Black Front and Rear Bumper with Hitch Receiver Kit by Hooke Road
This front and rear bumper set have a 2″ hitch receiver kit. It is made for 2007-2018 Jeep Wrangler JK. This set is made to be a direct bolt-on with basic hand tools. No cutting or drilling required. The bumpers have increased strength on the inside and outside due to the 2 solid D-ring shackle mounts.
- Made with heavy-duty construction: durable 5/32″ steel sheet and 2’X.120″ steel tubing
- Corrosion resistance finish with 2 stage e-coat pre-coating with high quality textured black powder
- Includes installation instructions
- Includes 1 front bumper for Jeep wrangler JK, 1 rear bumper for Jeep wrangler JK, 4 D-rings, and all mounting hardware.
- Includes 4.75 ton capacity D-rings 9,500lb rated
- The rear bumper hitch is built-in for a capacity of 9,599lbs
- Hitch receiver built-in for up to 9,500lbs
- Winch plate built-in for up to 12,000lbs (winch sold separately)
2. Front Bumper with Winch Plate and Fog Light Holes by EAG [Best Selling]
This front bumper was made for 07-18 Jeep Wrangler JK. The winch plate is built-in for up to 12,000lbs. The strong D-ring mounts have been welded inside and outside. This bumper was made from very sturdy 5/32″ steel sheet and 2″x.120″ wall steel tubing. It also has a textured black powder coat finish. The installation is simple and only needs to be bolted on. Use your original factory mounting points.
- Metallic gray ABS light surrounds allow customizability.
- Installation is rattle-free with a bolt-on design
- 2 OE sized fog light holes so you can easily change over from your Wrangler’s factory fog lights. (Does not include fog lights)
- Includes 2 4.75 ton D-ring shackles and black isolators.
- No cutting or drilling required
- The winch plate is 10×4.5″
1. Rock Crawler Front Bumper with Winch Plate and LED Light by Ecotric [Best Selling]
This high-quality bolt-on bumper will immediately upgrade the capability and look of your Jeep Wrangler JK. It is fit for 07-19 Jeep Wrangler JK Wiring. This bumper simply bolts-on, but you might have to make the hole diameter bigger on some Jeep frame plates. This bumper comes in a single piece and it’s fully welded for maximum strength.
- 24″x7.5″ Winch plate
- Sturdy steel construction 2″x.120″
- Built-in Front LED lighting
- Built-in winch plate with huge opening (winch not included)
- Custom mounting brackets are 1/4″ thick.
- Bumper is powder coated textured black
- Includes: 1 piece front bumper, 2x40w CREE LED fog lights, 2x30w CREE LED Work lights, 2 pieces 4.75 ton D-ring isolator. All harnesses are also included. (Does not include extension connector wires)