The Rugged Ridge Spartacus Heavy Duty Tire Carrier ($466.99 MSRP) is designed to enable 1997-2006 Jeep Wrangler TJ owners to carry up to a 37-inch tire without the added expense of purchasing an aftermarket bumper.

The sturdy aluminum tire carrier casting eliminates the factory TJ tailgate hinges entirely, replacing them with a substantially stronger hinge assembly capable of supporting the weight of oversized off-road tires while maintaining the factory mounting points.

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