Snorkel and winch for 1993 jeep cherokee?
I just got a rugged 1993 jeep cherokee and want to do some off roading. I am looking to add a snorkel and a winch, but not sure what to get. I want something that it good, but not too expensive. If someone could help me out, that would be great!
- ?Lv 69 years agoFavourite answer
For a cheap snorkel you will either need to go used or home made. As far as a winch goes it is recommended that you get one that is 1.5 - 2 times the weight of your vehicle. Bare minimum would be a 8000lb with a 9000lb being a better choice. If the winch is something you are going to use every weekend then save up the coin for a good Warn winch, however if you only off road occasionally you could probably get by with a cheaper winch, such as the Smittybuilt XRC-8 ($299).
A good place to get better Jeep Cherokee info would be http://www.XJTalk.com (use Prerunner1982 as your referral and post away, great group of guys and a lot of knowledge).Source(s): 93 Jeep XJ 2 door 4x4
- 9 years ago
Snorkel is around 300 bucks you'll need to cut a hole in the fender not hard to do. As it goes for a winch I've owned almost every brand Ramsey warn smitty mile marker and super winch ill say a warn is the best I've never had a warn give me any problems most of the others rust out hold water and burn up you get what you pay for a warn 8000 is perfect around 750 bucks from Amazon I bought it earlier this year for my newest jeep quadratech.com is a great site for anything and everything jeep. Have you already got a winch bumper? Good luck happy jeeping
- 9 years ago
For a Cherokee, you'll need at least a 3000 lb winch (though I would recomend bigger, this size would help you out of some tight spots, just don't put too much stress on it) 5000-8000 lb would be better. Warn - 86245 - VR8000 resales for $400 or so, this would be my pick as best value. Smittybilt sells smaller winches for under $250, but again, don't work them too hard in pure pull.
Safari, and ARB make the only snorkel kits that I know of and neither are cheap (over $250). If you are good with your hands, I would google some pics of some install jobs and fabricate your own snorkel.
- Anonymous4 years ago
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