Smooth As Glass
Gaylord's has released a new TL-Series bedcover for the '07 Toyota Tundra. This fiberglass cover features the company's E-Z Auto Open Arm that automatically opens the cover with the use of a key or optional keyless remote. Gaylord's E-Z Grip Clamp-On Mounting System allows for a 15-minute installation with no specialty tools and no drilling into your truck. The covers come painted to the factory specs and feature a weather seal to keep the insides nice and dry.
S-10 Six-Link V3.0
This new S-10 Six-Link has been revised several times to get to the stage it's at now. Over the past couple years, CanDo Specialties has listened to its customers and redesigned the kit-talk about a huge R&D department. Some of the new features on the kit are a new raised gas tank crossmember, including the upper four-link mounts, pre-TIG-welded on the crossmember. The upper four-link bar ends are angled, instead of the brackets, so they won't bind up from side to side. Also, the axle brackets are notched to allow more travel, and there's a new 'bag mount on top of the cantilever bars. All of the parts CanDo produces are machined or laser-cut, then TIG-welded.
CanDo Specialties Inc.
(530) 533-8680 www.candospecialties.com
Toyo Tires announces the official release of the Proxes R888 R-compound DOT-approved competition tire. The Proxes R888 delivers outstanding grip for high-performance driving. The Proxes R888's tread design delivers a continuous center contact for excellent traction and directional control during dry braking. In semi-slick shoulder areas, the tires maintain large surface contact during cornering for an immediate steering response and ultimate dry traction. The combination of the two provides a large overall surface area for optimized contact-pressure distribution during cornering, braking, and acceleration. The Proxes R888 will be available in mainstream 17- to 19-inch sizes, beginning this summer. Several additional sizes will be released through spring of 2008.
Toyo Tire Corp.
Spill No More
The new Oil Buddy II is a spill-proof oil spout that makes refilling of motor oil and transmission fluid easier and cleaner. A spring-loaded automatic on/off valve opens and closes the spout, eliminating spills and cleanup. The spout is available in two colors. One can be used for oil, the other for anti-freeze coolant or windshield washer fluid. Oil Buddy ll fits standard oil and anti-freeze containers.
Oil Buddy II
Ain't That Tuff Enough?
Tuff Stuff introduces its new line of GM and Ford Silver Bullet alternator upgrades. The specially designed, smooth die-cast housings are carefully hand-polished and triple-chrome-plated. The alternators come with a billet aluminum fan and your choice of serpentine or V-groove nose pulleys. Silver Bullet alternators are available in most popular models with outputs as much as 225 amps on many vehicles.
Tuff Stuff Performance Accessories
When You Can't Find The Right Plug
Casper's Electronics announces a new line of sealed male connectors, compatible with Delphi three-, four-, five-, and six-way 3.5mm Metripack female Pull-To-Seat connectors. These are the missing links to the OEM connections. The Delphi OEM connectors used extensively on GM products are typically designed to plug in to various sensors and devices found on the engine and chassis. Casper's connectors provide a mating connection to the OEM connector, which enables designers to extend sensor and device connections with direct plug-in capability, using P2S terminals and OEM seals, thereby providing a water-tight sealed connection to the device wiring.
Casper's Electronics Inc.
Talk To Your Truck
Cell phones have become a way of life for most motorists, but they carry with them the risk of distraction. Now, you can stay connected on the road and enjoy the safety and convenience of a Bluetooth phone system with the CiG Blue Bluetooth Phone System from Vizualogic. This new hands-free system features a clean, original-equipment look, and it works with most Bluetooth-enabled mobile phones. The sound plays through the truck's speakers, allowing you to keep both hands safely on the steering wheel.
Loud Or Quiet, You Decide
Noweeds.net is now offering a no-weld electric exhaust diverter system that features Dakota Digital's linear actuators and controls. Noweeds.net designs and manufactures weld and non-weld exhaust diverter systems in various sizes for just about any exhaust system. Once installed, all you have to do is hit a switch, and voila, you have that open-header sound and performance.
Plug In For Power
ACCEL/DFI announces the availability of an all-new Power Processor handheld Flash Tool, which is pre-programmed with three tune files each for the most popular Ford models. This tuner is available for most '96-'06 Ford trucks with either gasoline or diesel engines. It also allows easy reading, clearing, and diagnosis of DTC trouble codes and Check Engine lights, and it has a USB interface to ensure quick file transfer.
Bitchen Switch Box
This classy, soft-open switch panel can be installed anywhere that rear clearance is available, allowing the panel to be open or closed, as needed. It is easy to wire and install, and it comes with easy-to-follow instructions. Its highly polished, precision-machined surfaces perfectly accent the custom interior of any car or truck. Machined from 6061 T6 billet aluminum and available in six- or 12-button configurations.
Mouse Motor Power
Holley announces the availability of its new Stealth Ram Fuel Injection systems with wide-band O2 for small-block Chevy engines with Vortec L31 cylinder heads. Powered by Holley's Commander 950 ECU, the Stealth Ram system uses a unique Tunnel Ram design for increased airflow, resulting in more horsepower and torque. The systems are available with 24-, 30-, 36-, or 42-lb/hr injectors and come with either a polished or satin-finished intake manifold capable of supporting engines making 300 to 670 hp. The HEI small cap and Holley's 890-160 distributors will clear the tunnel ram design and plug directly into the Commander 950 electronics and throttle linkage. Hook-ups are a snap using a GM TPI or Lokar TPI linkage kit.
The Motivator from Detata Wheels is now available in 20- and 22-inch sizes. The Motivator comes in either in diamond chrome, black chrome, or machined midnight black finishes in a variety of application fitments. This wheel, along with all of the '07 Detata truck collection, can be viewed at the company's website.