Ares skid plate by Evolution Import, Inc. for Mk7 VW Jetta and Golf vehicles. At stock height most VW oil pans have only a few inches of ground clearance and even less on lowered cars. Protect your fragile oil pan from hazards such as road debris, manhole covers, and speed bumps. Evolution tests its products in extreme conditions, including -40° Canadian winters.
Ares Aluminum Skid Plate
Ares Mk7 Hardware Kit
Hardware Kit Includes:
2x Steel Side Brackets
2x Aluminum Side Wings
CNC machine manufactured from 5052-grade aluminum–never rusts.
Low-profile 4.8mm thick plate provides maximum ground clearance.
Weighs under 23 pounds installed.
Bolts to pre-existing holes in the frame.
Easy removal for oil changes.
Approximately one-hour installation process.
Protects oil pan, AC pump, radiator, transmission, and subframe.
Fits the Following:
2015+ VW Golf Sportwagen
2015+ VW Golf (including R & GTI)
2017+ VW Golf Alltrack
2016+ VW Jetta
Detailed, step by step instructions: Ares Install Guide (PDF)