The Jeep grille is designed to provide the engine compartment with protection against the invasion of dirt and debris, shielding the delicate parts it contains from damage. The engine compartment is designed with an open area at the front, allowing the flow of air necessary for engine cooling and the combustion process. Without the valuable function of the Jeep grille, this area would be very vulnerable to damage from the rocks and debris that often fly up from the road as you travel, kicked up by the wheels of the traffic with which you share the road. The radiator, which is crucial to the engine cooling system, is located directly in front of this open area and would be quite'likely to be damaged if not for the protection of the Jeep grille. Rocks and debris could easily puncture its delicate cooling cores, allowing the coolant to leak away and the engine to overheat. Many other vehicle parts and components housed in the engine compartment could be easily damaged by such items were they allowed to enter, making the Jeep grille crucial to the continued function of your vehicle. The Jeep grille is built to hold up to the abuse of the road as you travel, taking the impact of the debris as well as the harsh treatment of the elements winter road salt. Over time, the Jeep grille will begin to show he effects of this daily punishment, the areas damaged by road debris beginning to develop corrosion, weakening the Jeep grille and ruining its appearance. Our online catalog carries a selection of Jeep grille replacements to keep your vehicle well protected and looking its best. Our great prices and expert customer service will make ordering your Jeep grille quick and convenient whether you use our secure site or our toll-free phone line.