AC Racing Swingarm Skid Plate

$96.99 - $187.99
$88.99 - $169.99
3.80 5 25
3.80 out of 5 stars
AC Racing Swingarm Skid Plate
AC Racing Swingarm Skid Plate
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  • Reviews (25)
  • Q&A (7)
  • Fitment

The AC Racing Swingarm Skid Plate is strong and durable to protect your ATV in even the most demanding conditions. It is made from 1/4" thick aluminum for strength and is designed to protect ATV drive components from rocks and other obstacles during even the most aggressive riding.

  • Made of 1/4" thick aluminum.
  • Plastic strip protects against chain slap.
  • Made in the U.S.A.
3.8 out of 5 stars (25)
3.8 out of 5 stars
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Overall 3 out of 5 stars
Verified Purchaser
Just OK

Unit seems to fit poorly onto the swing arm mounting points, had to use long bolts to pull skid plate mounts over to the swing arm mounting points more than 1/4 inch! was and still am somewhat afraid the swing tabs may break off. Have not used the quad since installed.

Overall 4 out of 5 stars

fitment is great. as with most AC products, the welds are rough and edges can be sharp. But looks after 1 ride doesnt matter on a skid plate.

Overall 4 out of 5 stars
Top 500 Contributor Top 1000 Contributor Verified Purchaser MotoSport Staff
Location: wilsonville

price is right. edges are round and welds are as pictured. but sturdy and comes with mounting hardware. fits was perfect.

Overall 4 out of 5 stars
Verified Purchaser
Good Skid plate

put it on my 2014 yfz450r and it fit no drilling or further fab needed.
took it out on the trail and bent both plates into chain and brake rotor.
easy fix on the trail just bend it back but may need further fab work on the structural aspect.

Overall 1 out of 5 stars
Verified Purchaser
Location: Bellingham, WA, USA
Not impressed

I purchased this plate in hopes that it would protect the rear swing arm of my LTR450. When came in I went out in my garage to install it but found out that it does not fit AT ALL!!! Its pushes against the disc of my breaks and still needs to be sucked in a half an inch to be tight. is taking good care of me though and although I would not recommend this product to some one who has a LTR450, I do however recommend it to someone with a different ride. The product looks and feels very strong!! The rivets could have been counter sunk so they dont ride against the chain too. Bottom line, if it had fit I would be stoked!

Overall 5 out of 5 stars
Top 500 Contributor Verified Purchaser
Location: kennewick ,WA
Nice plate !!

This thing is BEEFY!! Fit and finish was good, I have a season on it and no complaints!!

my 560 big bore preddy!!
Overall 2 out of 5 stars
Location: New Lexington, Ohio
Wouldn't buy it!!!

First off I had to drill the holes out bigger because it wouldn't match up with my swingarm. Second I had to cut around five inches off of the chain and sprocket side because the chain was hitting the front of the skid plate(my chain is properly tightened). So after about a hour or so of cutting, grinding, and drilling it turned out pretty nice. In my opinion when you pay that much money for a part that is supposed to be a custom fit it should FIT!!!! Go pro armor!!!!

Overall 5 out of 5 stars


Overall 3 out of 5 stars
Location: San Diego,CA
Good protection, but low quality

Like most of the other people that installed this skid, mine would not line up with the mounting holes.I had to enlarge all four holes some then pry it into place. The protection is very good, but the chain makes a ton of noise slapping on the lower edge of the skid and the rivits that hold the chain guide strip in place. Adjusted my chain as tight as i could safely go, but it still slaps. I'm a little dissapointed, but at least my rotor and sproket are safe.

Overall 4 out of 5 stars
Location: Lima, OH
Great Buy!

This is a stout and light protection plate for your rotor, chain, and brake disk. I painted mine black. I roughed it with sander, coated grey primer, then spray painted it glossy black. One problem though, one of the pre-drilled holes didn't line up with stock drilled (06 yfz 700) holes in chassis. I had to shave the edge of hole with a drill bit to line it up. With that, it could have cost 25 bucks less...

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Total Questions (7)
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karlkx3 Location: BHC, AZ
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ltzbeast250 Over 6 years ago
will this work on a ltz250's shaft drive instead of a chain?
MotoSport Staff Expert
Over 6 years ago Location: USA
If you have an 04-09 LTZ250 Quad Sport Z250 shaft driven, than this swingarm skid plate will fit.
fritzzers Over 6 years ago Location: Hawaii
How come this is made to bolt on the inside, where as the OEM is bolted on the outside of the swing arm?
Swing arm metal hits the plate and the holes don't line up if bolted on the inside for the blaster and also the outside bolt hole metal is 1/4" off too sloppy. Is this really for the Blaster? The wear strip is way off too.
MotoSport Staff
Over 6 years ago Location: P+RTLAND
Hard to say with out checking part numbers that you received. If you think it's incorrect you can either contact us and we will see what happened or you can contact AC directly.
Pullstart Over 6 years ago
Does this affect the swing arm clearence?
MotoSport Staff
Over 6 years ago Location: P+RTLAND
No, this does not affect the swing arm clearance.
karlkx3 Over 6 years ago Location: BHC, AZ
Will this work with an aftermarket swingarm?
I have an Eyeball Engineering swingarm on the back of my Raptor 660 that is +2 inches. Will this mount up to it?
Expert MotoSport Staff
Over 6 years ago Location: Portland, OR
This will only mount on a stock OEM swingarm. You might contact the mfg of the swingarm you have to see if they offer a swingarm protector to fit.
Chad400ex Over 6 years ago Location: NH
How do this attach? Stock bolts? Any mounting hardware included?
MotoSport Staff Expert
Over 6 years ago
This will include all of the necessary hardware, other than the few stock bolts you'll need to reuse.
bumps Over 6 years ago Location: mass
Is the picture different then what the one for the 250ex?
i have 2007 250ex
MotoSport Staff
Over 6 years ago Location: Por+land
We use a general product picture to give you an idea of what it looks like so depending on your application they may vary from the one pictured.
ilovetoride Over 7 years ago Location: hopatcong
Do they have a full swing arm skid plate?
so rocks dont hit the swing arm and the chain wheel
MotoSport Staff
Over 7 years ago Location: Portland, OR
This plate covers the drive components on the swing arm. Other than that I don't have one that will cover the entire swing arm.
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