Smart Air System
AccuAir has released its new line of e-Level Electronic Leveling Systems and Air Management Packages. Add this to your 'bagged truck for improved handling, ride quality, and reliability. It uses TruPosition height sensors to provide accurate leveling regardless of load and will automatically lift to ride height upon engine start-up. The system is jam-packed with features like three programmable heights, automatic calibration to any air suspension system, and air compressor management for faster recovery (52 seconds@100-150 psi).
Another cool function the system performs is monitoring the vehicle voltage and automatically turning the compressor(s) off at 10.5 volts to prevent a dead battery. It's 100-percent weatherproof and comes with a plug-n-play wiring harnesses for ease of installation.
If you need to replace your turn signal switch but have a worn-out housing, Brothers Trucks has the cure. The company offers a replacement turn signal assembly for '54-'59 Chevy or GMC trucks. Each assembly comes with the outer steering column housing and has the turn signal switch pre-installed. If you don't know how to tear down the column, Brothers has assembly manuals to guide you.
Mini Motor Power
One of the most frequently asked questions we get here is "How do I get more power from my four-cylinder S-10?" There is finally a definitive answer to that question thanks to DeKerlegand Turbo Systems. The company makes a complete turbo kit for GM 2.2L engines. This kit will bring a completely stock 2.2L S-10 from mid 18s to low 15s 1/4-mile ETs. Power to the wheels will increase from the stock 100hp rating up to around 200 hp. The kit's boost level is set at 8 psi. However, it is capable of producing around 400 hp to the wheels when combined with a built engine and the fuel and ignition components needed to support boost levels of 20 psi.
DeKerlegand Turbo Systems
There's A New Finish In Town
Two wheels in Billet Specialties' Legends Series are available with a Prismatic Bronze powdercoat finish. The new finishes make cleanup simple and feature a highly-polished soft lip, making them a perfect complement to your sport truck. Available in 17-, 18-, and 20-inch diameters with your choice of 5 on 4-1/2 or 5 on 4-3/4 bolt circles, the wheels also feature 1-inch caliper clearance for performance brakes.
Slow That Big Ship
Pickups and SUVs can now enjoy shorter stopping distances, eliminate fade, and have greater wear resistance thanks to The Brake Man's Super Brake kit. Using OEM-style rotors treated with The Brake Man's proprietary thermal process, and brake pads with an exclusive blend of friction materials, The Super Brake Kit results in performance that rivals aftermarket "big" brake systems at a fraction of the cost. During tests, the kit reduced stopping distance by 30 feet during a 40-mph panic stop. That's the difference between just getting scared and calling your insurance company.
The Brake Man
Wearing gloves when working on your ride not only keeps dirt from clogging your fingernails, but it will also keep all your skin intact. The new M-Pact Glove from Mechanix Wear has been redesigned with an anatomically engineered direct sonic-welded rubber top and EVA foam palm pads for improved protection. The glove also features tapered finger stretch side panels, wrap-around rubber-molded wrist closure, molded rubber exoskeleton, and rubberized panels on thumb and fingertip for extra control. The M-Pact will absorb the punishment so your hands don't.
A Bright Backend
If you are looking to upgrade the back of your '99-'08 Ford Super Duty or '03-'07 Cadillac Escalade, then check out this new third brake light from Recon. Not only does this light look way better than the factory unit, it's also 80 times brighter thanks to the LED technology. The light features easy plug-in installation and the proper resistors are pre-installed. The SAE and DOT-approved units are available in dark smoke, clear, or red and meet or exceed a 65,000-hour average life expectancy. As an added bonus, bright white LED cargo lights are built into the design.
Recon Truck Accessories
Right Turn, Clyde
The TurnSmart Mirror System uses super-bright LEDs that blink in conjunction with your truck's turn signals, alerting drivers in the blind spots around your truck. The system consists of left and right wide-angle side mirrors that are wireless and solar-powered, and an RF transmitter, which operates the LEDs. For fast and easy installation, the transmitter attaches to the turn signal wires or a trailer wire harness.
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