Best Jeep Winches: Add More Power to Your Offroad Journeys
Pull your Jeep, truck, or SUV out of any predicament with these tough winches
This winch is rated to handle up to 12,000 pounds of weight and is equipped with a load-holding cone brake to give you more efficient control.
It is able to be mounted in an upright position or low-profile mounting on your Jeep, truck, or SUV. It comes with a one-piece tie plate for increased strength and performance. It’s also designed with a waterproof Albright contractor.
You will need a compatible bumper or mounting plate to properly mount the winch to your Jeep. Also, the housing material may be prone to breaking if it’s put under a lot of stress.
This winch can be used in any type of element or terrain with its waterproof design. Its pull rating is capable of handling anything up to 12,000 pounds, making it one of the most durable and budget-friendly winches on the market.
It’s stainless steel, making it reliable and tough enough to withstand more powerful pulls. It comes with a heavy-duty sealed contractor, a four-way roller fairlead to easily real in the line, and 85 feet of stainless steel wire cable.
It’s a 12-volt electric winch, so it will need to be plugged into your battery, and you may need to find a suitable route to wire the positive cable to the battery in order for it to reach effectively.
This powerful winch is rated to pull weights ranging from 9,500 to 17,500 pounds. It is built with a 6.6-horsepower winch motor with a three-stage planetary gear system to increase the amount of pulling power.
It’s finished with a UV-resistant matte black coating and a tough stainless steel design. You also get a heavy-duty remote control, a four-way roller fairlead, a durable steel tow hook, three mounting positions, and a 500 amp solenoid.
Installation instructions can be confusing to follow. It is also the heaviest of the three winches on this list, and the plastic casing surrounding it feels cheap and may break easily.