What are the misinterpretations?
People confuse the Range rover side steps to the side rails and running boards. The running boards are fitted to protect the vehicle from hitting a rock in a rough surface. Sometimes, the running boards come with a side step. Though they are made of the same kind of materials, they serve different purposes. The side steps are mostly made of heavy duty steel or aluminium.
What are electric power side steps?
These side steps extend automatically when the vehicle door is opened. It retracts and sit under the sill when the door is closed. They add in luxury to your Range Rover. As the power steps hide when not in use, the Rover style and posh is alive when it is running.
Why should I install side steps?
The Range rover side steps provide easy access to vehicles with high clearance. It decreases the chances of injury and falling while entering and exiting the vehicle. They also provide a certain amount of protection when you drive through rough surfaces.
Our professionals at Cheshire Side Steps can supply and professionally install side steps for your range rover and land rover vehicles.
What should I look for when I buy side steps for my Range Rover?
Make sure the side steps allow adding rails in later stages. Enquire about the installation procedures. Learn about the weight of the side steps. You do not want to buy something that adds on weight to your Range Rover. Choose the side steps that are made of light weight metals like aluminum. Also, make sure the Range Rover side steps can be color coded. They should match to the look and luxury of your vehicle. Last but not least, ensure if the side steps come with guarantee and warranty.
When it comes to side steps, there are different options available in the market. Some are used in conjunction with the side rails. Side rails are bars that run between the bulbar and the rear wheel. There are side steps to be attached with rock sliders. The rock sliders are tubes running between the front and the rear wheel. These tubes protect the side of the vehicles from rocks in rough surfaces. And there are electric side steps that were discussed above. You have to choose the side steps very carefully, The Range Rover side steps should not affect the look of the vehicle.