Slam Specialties has introduced a new design in air springs that takes performance to the next level. The SS series incorporates custom CNC T-6061 Billet Aluminum inserts and -inch ports, composite end plates, and updated rubber profiles to increase stroke, and improve pressure ratings, all while reducing weight up to 40 percent over the RE series. SS series air springs also boast an additional inch of stroke over the RE series while preserving the non-ballooning design that Slam Specialties is known for. With 250 psi pressure ratings and sizes from 5-inch to 8-inch, Slam Specialties raises the bar in quality, comfort, and performance. Since 2001, Slam bags are proudly Made in the USA from USA made materials. For more information, contact Slam Specialties at slamspecialties.com or call them at (888) 352-5225.
Ekstensive has a brand-new front end kit for the 99-’07 classic GM -ton 2WD pickup. This kit will lay your truck on the frame on wheels up to 28 inches. Upper and lower control arms are provided and have been narrowed 1 inches. New upper and lower ball joints are also included. The frame plate has new upper control arm mounts, upper bag mounts, and upper shock mounts. There are new steering pieces and adapters to the factory steering rack. These parts eliminate bumpsteer and toe problems. Most installs take 3-6 hours depending on skill level. For more information, go to ekstensive.com or call (281) 442-1050.
Western Chassis Inc., in Fresno, California, has a new line of drop and stock replacement spindles for 1960 to 1987 Chevrolet and GM -ton pickups. These spindles are designed with the correct tapers and geometry for each year of manufacture. The stock replacement spindles are perfect for the popular restoration market. Western Chassis spindles are also designed to upgrade the early-model trucks that came with front drum brakes to disc brakes using the factory parts from 1973 and later. To contact Western Chassis, go to westernchassisinc.com or call (559) 579-1005.
AccuAir introduces the eXo Mount bracket system that integrates air management components into one easy-to-install unit for all vehicles with air suspension. This modular design allows the tank, compressors, ECU, and valves to be mounted together in a variety of orientations to simplify installation in the trunk of a car, the bed of a truck, or the side of most framerails. This system also incorporates AccuAir’s new aluminum air tanks in 3- or 5-gallon sizes, and utilizes Hover-Mount compressor isolators for quieter operation. The versatility of the AccuAir eXo Mount makes it the perfect air management mounting solution for most truck applications. For more information regarding the AccuAir eXo Mount and Air Management Packages, visit accuairsuspension.com.
VIAIR Corporation is proud to introduce another powerful Dual Pack to their Dual Performance series of compressors. The 444C Dual Packs feature two, 200-psi rated compressors that pull approximately 20 amps each, as well as heavy-duty stainless steel leader hoses with inline check valves, remote mountable air intake filters and assemblies, fittings, mounting hardware to make installation simple, and a helpful instruction manual. Like all high-performance VIAIR compressors, the 444Cs are equipped with a thermal overload protector meant to protect the compressor in case of damaging overheating situations. The 444C Dual Pack is rated to fill up to 10 gallons of reserve air up to 200 psi. For more information on this and many other high-performance compressed air solutions, contact VIAIR at (949) 585-0011 or viaircorp.com.
Firestone Industrial Products long known for its easy-to-install air helper springs for cars, light trucks, sport/utility vehicles, vans, minivans and motor homes has developed an innovative, new product for custom car builders. The new air spring is available with , 3/8, and -inch single and dual ports and comes with Firestone’s two-year limited warranty (see dealer for details). Contact Firestone with any questions at firestoneindustrial.com or call (800) 888-0650.