If you are building a custom 3 link front suspension for your Jeep Wrangler JK or JKU, this 3 link cross member is an excellent starting point. We manufacture this crossmember from a combination of 1/4 inch and 3/16 inch steel, it is fully welded and ready to bolt in. This cross member will accommodate a suspension joint with a 2-5/8 inch mounting width and a 9/16 bolt. If using your stock lower control arm mount locations at the axle we recommend using our 10° offset Enduro joints on one end in order to position the suspension joints at their neutral position. This part will ship bare, painting or powder coating is recommended to prevent rust. Hardware is included for the lower control arm joints. This product is designed to be the base of a custom 3 link suspension, other modifications, and fabrication, is required to complete the installation of a 3 link on your Jeep. This cross member will fit 2012-2018 Jeep Wrangler JK and JKU. An exhaust loop delete is required when using this cross member.