In the third episode of Project XJ, we address the issue of spare tire storage when you go with a larger size tire on an XJ. We installed a Smittybilt XRC rear bumper with tire carrier. While we had it in the shop, we also added a Smittybilt Defender roof rack for some extra storage up top.
Project XJ
Build Ups
Jeep Cherokee (XJ)
In This Series: 
Project XJ Part 1 - Lift Kit
Project XJ Part 2 - Wheels and Tires
Project XJ Part 3 - Smittybilt Rear Bumper with Tire Carrier