Finding the Most Useful 2016 Jeep Grand Cherokee Accessories
Are you the proud owner of a 2016 Jeep Grand Cherokee? It’s a stunning vehicle, complete with a luxurious interior and epic performance. However, a good vehicle can always be made even better with a few accessories. There are endless options out there, and today we wanted to share with you just a few of our favorites. From seat covers to running boards and everything in between, we’ve got a load of selections we think will make your Grand Cherokee feel even more like a home away from home.
The main issue, though, is that not all accessories are created equal. Quality can vary drastically from option to option, and it’s not always easy to tell the good from the bad. Thankfully, that’s why we’re here. In today’s guide, we’ve got 10 of our very favorite Grand Cherokee accessories to share with you. Each one is made to fit with the 2016 Grand Cherokee, so there’s no need to worry about compatibility here. You’ll find each one is a great fit for your ride!
Following our 10 recommendations, you’ll find our buying guide. In it, we offer advice and some tips on future accessory shopping. We hope that our information winds up being useful to you, and maybe you’ll even find your next favorite accessory waiting for you down below!
1. TAC Running Boards 2011-2020 Jeep Grand Cherokee Excluding SRT8 / Trailhawk (ASIN – B013UK40OI)
In our humble opinion, running boards are some of the most useful 2016 Jeep Grand Cherokee accessories out there. Not only will they add a stylish new twist to the exterior of your ride, but they’ll also make it much easier for you and your fellow passengers to climb in and out. There are lots of running board options out there, but one of the most reliable brands to look for has to be TAC. They make a variety of running boards for all different vehicles, using durable materials that will hold up for years. Before you buy, it is important to note that these boards will not work with Trailhawk and SRT8 models of the Grand Cherokee, so if that’s you, you may need to keep searching.
TAC Running Boards Fit 2011-2020 Jeep Grand Cherokee (Excl. SRT8 / Trailhawk) (For Trail Hawk, must remove factory “rock rails” if equipped) Aluminum Black Side Bars Step Rails Running Boards 2 Pieces
2. Husky Liners 99151 Black Weatherbeater Front & Second Row Floor Mats (ASIN – B01FJA84K8)
Along with running boards, another item we believe is essential would be heavy-duty floor mats. Especially if you’re someone who spends a lot of time walking around in dirt, mud and other messy terrain, these items can be a godsend for your floors. This option from Husky Liners is made custom to fit this era of Grand Cherokee, and offers a ton of coverage. It’s FormFit design ensures that dirt and grime won’t work their way into your floors, keeping them clean for years to come. This set of four mats covers both the front and the back seat, was made right here in the United States, and comes with a no-hassle lifetime guarantee. What’s not to love about these 2016 Jeep Grand Cherokee accessories?
3. Jeep Grand Cherokee Cargo Mat (ASIN – B0731JLTLJ)
In addition to floor mats, another accessory that can be of great use is a large cargo mat. This mat will lie in the cargo area of your SUV, protecting the flooring from scratches, spills and other hazards. If you’re someone who finds themselves hauling cargo more often than not, this mat can save you some wear and tear over the years. It’s also an official Jeep product, so you know it’s the real deal. It’s heavy-duty and made from a reliable rubber material, and the customer reviews unanimously praise it. This is a truly safe choice for drivers, and can help prevent a lot of headaches in the future.
4. Seven Sparta Neoprene Center Console Cover (ASIN – B07S36LPFJ)
So many drivers out there find themselves resting their arms on the center console as they go about their days. However, that area is often not very comfortable. You can change that today with this awesome center console cover from manufacturer Seven Sparta! It wraps right around the existing console, so installation won’t be any concern for you. It’s also waterproof, helping protect the interior of your vehicle from spills. Seven Sparta offers a 30-day return policy, so if you find you’re not satisfied, you can always return it! However, we feel pretty confident that this will get the job done right on the first try.
5. REVION Custom Fit Non-Slip Cup Holder Inserts (ASIN – B0833QY98B)
Next up, we have a set of 2016 Jeep Grand Cherokee accessories that drivers often don’t think about. With these non-slip cup holder inserts, you won’t have to worry about any drinks slipping, sliding and spilling inside your vehicle. Not only do these inserts keep your drinks more stable, but they also make it far easier to clean your cup holders. We all know how easily these orifices can accumulate dirt, grime and other sticky residues as time goes on. Now, you won’t have to worry about that little detail, as spills will happen less often and have less impact when they do occur. They’ll also help prevent scratching!
6. OASIS AUTO Jeep Grand Cherokee Leatherette Seat Cover Set (ASIN – B07Z8S3BFJ)
A set of quality seat covers is one of the best ways for Grand Cherokee owners to protect their interior for the future, and this option from OASIS AUTO is one of our absolute favorites. Here you’ll find a set of comfortable leatherette seat covers that not only keep the interior clean and protected, but add on to the visual beauty of the vehicle. While many seat covers only come in universal sizes that often can be hard to fit correctly, these covers are custom made for the Grand Cherokee. That means you shouldnt’ have any major issues with installation!
7. Alusbell Microfiber Leather Steering Wheel Cover (ASIN – B07R128XQ7)
Nowhere in the vehicle do driver spend more time in contact with than the steering wheel. That’s why it’s important that your steering wheel be comfortable and safe. You’ll find just that with this leather and microfiber cover from manufacturer Alusbell. With a breathable mesh on the side and stylish leather everywhere else, you’ll get the best of both worlds with this cover. Above all, it’s important for you to have a solid grip on the steering wheel, and this helps facilitate that without sacrificing comfort. We think it’s a very solid buy for any Grand Cherokee drivers.
8. LivTee 2.5″ Convex Blind Spot Mirror (ASIN – B082F7F38K)
Are you tired of constantly having to turn your head over your shoulder to check your blind spot? Then stop craning and get a set of these awesome side mirror attachments! They stick right onto the surface of your side mirrors and sit at a different angle, giving you clear vision over both of your blind spots. These attachments can often be found on more expensive trim levels of trucks and SUVs, but not everyone wants to opt for those upgraded models. If you’d still like to get that vision coverage, this is a much more affordable route for you to go. It can also vastly improve the safety of your vehicle.
9. MECHCOS Gas and Brake Pedal Covers (ASIN – B07KMT1LS4)
Do you want to upgrade your pedals to resemble a high-performance vehicle? Check out these awesome gas and brake pedal covers from manufacturer MECHCOS! They feature an upgraded design over the factory models, with a polished steel design that features a non-slip surface. Installation is pretty simple, and can be completed in just a few short minutes. On top of that, you can rest assured that the covers will stay in place for a long time without any issues. You can enhance both the look and the feel of your Grand Cherokee with a set of these today.
10. Nilight 42″ LED Spot Flood Combo (ASIN – B0183GEOMM)
For the final item on our list, we wanted to slightly shift directions to a more utility-focused accessory. With this stunning LED light bar, you’ll have no problems driving around at night, even in the darkest of situations. The light bar is waterproof, which is obviously important for weather considerations. Additionally, it offers an incredibly bright light, with 240W across all of its LEDs. It also features excellent heat dissipation, which will prevent overheating issues down the line. If you’re looking for a topside light bar for your Jeep, this is absolutely the option that we’d recommend.
2016 Jeep Grand Cherokee Accessories Buying Guide
Did you find what you were looking for on our top 10 list? We hope so, but we also understand if you plan to keep shopping! That’s why we include a buying guide at the end of our lists. With this information, we want to help you become a knowledgeable and experienced shopper for 2016 Jeep Grand Cherokee accessories.
The first thing you’ll need to know is that quality comes first. We know that nobody wants to buy a product only to have it break on them after only a few months of use. That’s why you need to pay close attention to the materials used in the construction of the product you’re buying. For example, when looking at floor mats, go for something heavy-duty (and ideally rubber) so you know it won’t tear or become unusable after less than a year. What you’ll be looking for will change depending on the item, but pay attention to customer reviews for extra help here.
After that, safety should be a large priority. It won’t neccesarily apply to every one of the 2016 Jeep Grand Cherokee accessories you want to buy, but with some, safety is incredibly important. Take running boards for instance. You don’t want to purchase a cheap set of running boards, because you might wind up with an accident that could have been easily avoidable. Once again, pay attention to the quality of the materials used and you’ll often learn a lot about safety.
Finally, you should be taking personal style into account while accessory shopping. You want the items you’re outfitting your ride with to match both the vehicle and your own personality. For example, some folks might like camouflage accessories, while others prefer pink. Don’t just buy a set of seat covers because you want to keep your interior clean. Buy a set that will make riding in the vehicle more enjoyable for you!
At Ultimate Rides, we believe it’s important for drivers to make their vehicle their own. There are few better ways to do this than to outfit it with your favorite accessories. We hope that in the list we provided (as well as in our buying guide), we’ve given you some ideas to get you started, as well as some quality items you can enjoy for years to come.
If you have any further questions, or would like to find out more about the services we offer at Ultimate Rides, you can reach us by calling 815-634-3900. We’re located at 38 W. Division St., Coal City, IL 60416. We’d love to hear from you, so don’t be shy!