EBC Brakes' 3GD series rotors are designed for cooler running and are constructed from high-quality grey iron for rigorous quality control. The slots in the rotors draw cooler air under the pad, which can shoot up to 1,000 degrees during heavy periods of braking, and the 'full sweep' slots help remove dust, debris, and water from the braking area. For additional braking power, add EBC's YellowStuff brake pads into your truck's stopping arsenal.
Better Air Ride
Ride Tech (formerly known as Air Ride Technologies) has incorporated OEM shock technology into the custom marketplace with their new Select series of shock dampeners. The Select series models feature a steel body monotube with two sets of independent interval valving, which provides a soft or firm handling all at the flip of a switch. Ride Tech's Select series dampeners will be available in a coilover, ShockWave, or a stand-alone configuration with no surrounding spring for a truly custom fit. Increase ride quality and towing capabilities with Ride Tech's innovative shock dampeners.
Bow Tie Heaven
Southern Kentucky Classics carries a full line of Woodall Industries quality sheetmetal for '67-'72 Chevy/GMC trucks. Full, one-piece metal bed floors are available for both long and shortbed models. Even if you aren't in the market for a bed floor, Southern Kentucky Classics has a wide selection of great restoration parts for your classic Chevy. Door panels, brakes, glass, grilles, climate control, and sheetmetal are just a few categories that may be of interest to you and your project truck.
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Performance Floor Liners
These floor liners are perfect for the winter months since trucks get used a little heavier when traveling through snow and slush this time of year. Rugged Ridge has unveiled their all-terrain floor liners for '97-'10 Ford, '02-'10 GM, and '02-'10 Dodge models. The patent pending design features a deep ribbed floor mat and deeply molded tread pattern that will channel dirt, water, and sludge away from the driver. If you're out playing or working hard in your truck, there is no reason to abuse regular carpet floor mats when a more utility and safety-minded solution is available.
Classic Instruments is now offering a module that will offer one-touch calibration with any electronic speedometer on the market. When wired up, the SN74 module converts all known signals and includes an 8,000 rpm signal output to utilize your electronic cruise control. To fully calibrate your speedo, all you need to do is push a button, drive a measured mile, and push the button again-it couldn't be easier! Once your gauge has been properly set, the module and button can be stashed out of sight behind the dash or completely removed if desired.
StreetGlow has just introduced their OPTX multitask LED products for both truck and SUV applications. A tailgate strip and side bar kit will allow for better night time visibility while on the road or on full display at a show and shine. The side bars for fullsize trucks measure 57 inches in length and the tailgate strip is 60 inches and are also available individually as well as in a kit. The amber colored running lights can be connected to your turn signals for increased utility and the white colored LED strips can also be tapped to the courtesy lights for better vision when exiting or entering your truck at night. If you're going to add accessory lights to your ride, make sure they serve as many purposes as possible.
A Classic Way To Shop
The catalog has always been the way to browse through available parts, but once the Internet came along, the huge, hard copy of compiled automotive goods has fallen by the wayside. Luckily there are still a few physical directories available in this digital age, and this one put out by Classic Industries is a great resource. The 900-page, full-color catalog covers '47-'08 Chevy and GMC model trucks and features everything you'll ever need while restoring or customizing your ride. Order yourself a copy of this great book today.
Fit For A Hemi
MBRP is a name that is synonymous with raw power and a rugged exhaust note. Since the '09 Dodge Ram has proven to be a widely embraced model amongst the custom truck scene, MBRP has developed three new exhaust systems for the powerful Hemi powerplant-single side, dual-split side, and dual-split rear. MBRP's new, chambered muffler puts out a civilized rumble at idle, but once the throttle is mashed, the sound is simply monstrous. There is a system available for every budget, as MBRP has built their exhaust system in three different material grades. But no matter the material grade, all of MBRP's exhaust systems are built to their 'fit right the first time' quality standard.
LMC Truck can outfit virtually any classic truck with their AM/FM digital stereo. The compact unit features adjustable shaft mounting, so it will fit in most dash openings. Not only does LMC's stereo provide access to basic radio stations, but it also features a front AUX connection port as well as a rear mounted USB cable for even more audio options. The AM/FM unit also comes with 30 presets and an enhanced LCD display that will show MP3 and WMA track info. A full-function 18-button remote is also included in the kit, but the stereo's greatest feature is its low price tag.
Wipe On Leather Protection
Meguiar's is a trusted name in auto care, and their new Gold Class Rich Leather Wipes will make cleaning and protecting leather seats and other luxurious accessories a breeze. Each non-linting wipe combines a leather care formula that cleans and removes dirt while completely conditioning the material with nourishing aloe for a supple feel and look. UV protection has also been incorporated into the formula to help prevent aging and fading. Go beyond simple cleaning and help preserve the life of your ride's leather accessories.