Skip to Main Content »

Search Site
Mon - Fri
9am - 5pm MST
(303)-907-6303

Rokmen Gas Tank Skid Plate

Part #: RM21001
Be the first to ask a question about this product

Availability: In stock

$249.99

Quick Overview

97-06 Jeep TJ/LJ: Gas Tank Skid Plate
prev
next
close

More Views

This is an inexpensive and simple bolt on modification that will protect your investment and keep you moving down the trail.

The ROKMEN gas tank skid plate increases your ground clearance by 1.5" inches over stock. at the same time increaseing the level of protection of your gas tank and sending unit significantly over the flimsy stock skid plate. Giving you the piece of mind needed to attack the toughest of obstacles.

Constructed from high grade steel that is Laser cut, Robotically CNC formed, and then fully hand TIG welded for the highest quality gas tank skid available.

- Full replacement skid for 97-06' TJ/LJ Jeeps®
- 1.5" of additional ground clearance
- 1" of additional clearance behind the diff cover
- Made from 3/16" steel for superior toughness
- Formed sump allows proper operation of stock sending unit.
- Bare Steel Finish

NOTES:


**This product is currently backordered with an estimated ship date of 12/7/2018**

- Fits all 97-06' TJ/LJ's with a 1/2" or more body lift for maximum clearance.

**Using the ROKMEN skid without a body lift on any year vehicle could cause unsafe conditions such as chaffed or damaged fuel lines and is not recommended.
Vehicle Type Jeep TJ, Jeep LJ
Manufacturer Rokmen

Use spaces to separate tags. Use single quotes (') for phrases.

  1. Heavy duty is an understatement Review by Craig
    Quality

    The product fits perfect no issues in the install will a 1/2 body lift. Very solid in construction and quality of work and materials. Highly recommend this product as well as the other skids. (Posted on 11/16/2016)

  2. Put this on and you will start to learn how to not have hard landings. Review by MIke
    Quality

    yeah i used to not mind landing on the stock gas tank skid it was a soft squishy landing... whereas you install this and its bone crunching teeth gritting landing and you learn how to not do that anymore. (Posted on 5/19/2015)

  3. Stout Review by Rick
    Quality

    Easy install, better clearance (even with spacers), and can sure take a beating. (Posted on 7/11/2014)

  4. Superb fit and finish! Review by Mike R.
    Quality

    The first landing on the gas tank skid was Painful as i was used to the Squish of the factory joke of a skidplate, It rattled my teeth and gave me a shiver up my spine..... then i Smiled! No more wondering which landing would break my fuel pump.
    The fit and finish of the skidplate was unbelievable in that it went rite in after i installed the gas tank in to it and i did flip the straps to keep them from digging into the tank welded new carrage bolts to the end of the straps as the bolts snapped off as expected. Took about 2 hours. (Posted on 3/11/2014)

  5. One tough skid plate! Review by Mike G
    Quality

    Another product ace, once again. Easy to install with a great fit. Gave it 4 coats of Durabak and it looks great! Thanks again Rokmen! (Posted on 10/30/2013)

  6. Better Than Expected! Review by Fred
    Quality

    Crushed my '97 TJ's factory skid coming off a ledge. Put on a Rokmen fuel tank skid plate and started crushing rocks. It's pretty scraped up from running over boulders, but no dings or dimples. It's a pleasure to own a piece of equipment that performs better than you thought it would! (Posted on 10/1/2013)

  7. Made for abuse, Looks like a custom show piece! Review by Charles
    Quality

    Installed the ROKMEN GTS when I put on my lift and ROKMEN spring relocation kit. I was amazed at how everything lined up perfectly for install and how the GTS hugged the tank so closely giving me the most room in back for my JKS trac bar. Also, the beautiful tig welds were so dang nice I felt bad covering them with powder coat...
    ROKMEN perfection as usual! Built to take a beating but looks like a runway model! (Posted on 7/20/2013)

  8. Awesome Review by Ryan
    Quality

    I am rocking it and it worked great, gave me the extra clearance I needed for my 8.8 cover and is super beefy. Great value. (Posted on 7/19/2013)

  9. Top-notch build quality and straighforward install Review by el jefe
    Quality

    Tough and beautiful work. Connections to tank came apart just as video showed, I chose to remove the chassis end of the high pressure fuel line. On Rubicon they decided filler neck was a great place to zip-tie rear rocker and axle breather tubes so rather than pull that tangle removed the filler neck at the tank. Install went quicker than removal, tough to balance on jack to align F/R bolts for do-it-yourself. LOOKS GREAT - 1-1/2" clearance gain by measurement. (Posted on 8/2/2012)

  10. Awesome! Review by Tony Helms
    Quality

    I asked and received a Rokmen gas tank skid for my 1997 Wrangler TJ for Christmas. I installed it yesterday and it is AWSOME!!! The quality of the piece is outstanding and the fit was perfect!! Now I'm going to hat to scratch it up because it looks so good! Thanks again for a outstanding product at a outstanding price! (Posted on 1/3/2012)

  11. good product, straight forward install Review by Rorshach
    Quality

    No issues with installation, i would recommend you disconnect the fuel line from the hard line at the frame, left front corner of tank, rather than on the tank itself, just easier that way is all. Run the Jeep almost out of gas first, less weight IN the tank. So far ... indestructible. (Posted on 12/25/2011)

  12. Quick and Easy! Review by Lindsay Cole
    Quality

    Installed it today with a helper. Had it installed in less than an hour. I have no qualms that this will hold up to a tough beating. I fully recommend this! (Posted on 7/9/2011)

  13. Takes a beating Review by Ian
    Quality

    Installed this on my 97 almost 3 years ago. I learned to wheel rocks with this skid installed so needless to say it got used...a lot! It's got a few scratches here and there. I've had the full weight of the Jeep slam down on it more than a few times and there isn't a dent anywhere. Beautiful welds on this. I felt guilty covering them with paint! (Posted on 3/17/2011)

  14. Solid and easy to install Review by Steve
    Quality

    Very solid skid and easy to install. I loved they fact that the instructions were online video instructions, made it easy. I did the install myself in about 3-4 hours, would have been even easier with a helper. (Posted on 3/17/2011)

  15. Heavy duty Review by Chief
    Quality

    I bought the gas tank skid plate a couple of years ago. I'm very impressed with the quility and the looks of it. I like how clean the welds are. I liked them enough to put on a jeep sticker on the back and did 5 coats of clear to show it off. It's done very well with the abuse I have put it though.I would buy another one if I needed to and recommend it to anyone that was a good strong gas tank skid plate. (Posted on 3/8/2011)

  16. Stylin solid gas tank skid Review by Mike
    Quality

    Fits like a glove on the tank. Spacer kit was a pain to add the longer screws. Even with the spacers I gained clearance and it should stand up well versus the stock. (Posted on 3/8/2011)


Write Your Own Review

Only registered users can write reviews. Please, log in or register

Products Questions:

There is no product questions yet.

Please Log In to Ask and Answer Questions

 
https://www.rokmen.com/skin/frontend/base/default/images/ sampleimage.gif
Don't see what you need - Give us a call