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APT Front Guard | Discovery 4


APT Land Rover Discovery 4 Front Guard install

APT Land Rover Discovery 4 Front Guard install


  • Beautifully crafted to enhance the bold, contemporary look of the Discovery
  • On road and off road frontal protection for the expensive to repair radiator, intercooler, air conditioning condensor and bumper
  • Innovative design to deflect and slide over on road and off road obstacles
  • Easy recovery point access
  • Premium quality 5083 aluminium that is 8mm thick!
  • Countersunk fittings provide a sleek look and avoid hang up points
  • Enhances ground clearance and improves approach angle

Physical design – holes, folds and coverage

  • Deflect objects and slides over obstacles with angled skid plate – in forward and reverse
  • 12 folds that dramatically increase strength
  • Retain easy access to front recovery point – cut outs in design
  • Reduces heat with ventilation holes across the front to allow cool air to run across the engine sump and lower radiator
  • Reduces vulnerability of the square-edged front cross member by reducing the amount of edge exposed
  • Avoids unnecessary hang up points at the front with the use of countersunk mounting bolts

Material and processes used in manufacture

  • 8 mm 5083 aluminium – the right combination of weight, strength and ground clearance
  • 5083 aluminium is well known for its exceptional strength, corrosion resistance and performance in extreme environments. 
  • Due to the size of the guard, an 8mm wall thickness is required to spread the load in the event of an impact
  • CAD designed and water jet cut for precise finish


  • All quality fittings supplied – 2 * 12.9 high tensile zinc plated countersunk bolts; 2 billet aluminium spacers
  • Easily installed no drilling, uses existing bolt holes of the vehicle

Extra Info

  • Approx 9.5kg 
  • Built for the harshest terrain on earth - 100% Australian made
  • Can be colour powder coated upon request - extra fees apply
  • This part is also called: Front approach plate | steering guard
  • Product code is AOD4FG


Will this front guard fit your Land Rover?

Defender 90/110/130 Non ABS & ABS To 4A638617 (1983 - 1998) no
Defender 90/110/130 TD5 1998 - 2007 no
Defender 90/110/130 TDCI 2007 onward no
Discovery 1 To JA034313 (1989 - 1992) no
Discovery 1 From KA034314 to LA081991 (08/1992 - 1995) no
Discovery 1 Non ABS From MA018992 (1995 – 1999) no
Discovery 1 With ABS From MA018992 (1996 – 1999) no
Discovery 2 1998 – 2004 no
Discovery 3 2005 - 2009 no
Discovery 4 2009 onward YES
Range Rover Classic Non ABS Imperial to 1981 no
Range Rover Classic Non ABS Metric 1981 - 1992 no
Range Rover Classic Non ABS Metric 1992 onward no
Range Rover P38 1994 - 2002 no