New Off Road Performance Truck Parts - New ProductsPosted in Product Reviews on December 1, 2001
American Racing Slider Wheels
American Racing has released a new design of the popular five-spoke alloy wheel with the introduction of the Slider. This one-piece alloy wheel comes in either a chrome-plated finish or a classic polished finish and is available in most five- and six-bolt patterns. This wheel comes with a snap-in front cap for most applications. The Slider alloy wheels are designed to meet today's stringent requirements and are backed by a lifetime structural warranty. The Slider is available for trucks and SUVs. For more information, contact: American Racing Custom Wheels, Dept. OR, 19067 S. Reyes Ave., Rancho Dominguez, CA 90221, (888) AR-WHEEL (279-4335), www.americanracing.com.
Grant Products' Classic Series Steering Wheel
Grant Products has released the Classic Series steering wheel, featuring traditional styling. These steering wheels include a polished stainless steel three- or four-spoke design and are available with a foam or gloss vinyl grip. Classic Series wheels are available in 14- and 15-inch diameters with a 2-3/4-inch dish depth. Additional diameters and depths are available. A vehicle logo is available on Grant's Signature Series billet horn button. For more information, contact: Grant Products, Dept. OR, 700 Allen Ave., Glendale, CA 91201, (818) 247-2910, www.grantproducts.com.
Shocks for Jeep TJs
From grueling off-road racing to top-of-the-line 4x4 performance, Bilstein has been there. Now, Bilstein has another addition to its product line, the 5100-series off-road shock for Jeep TJ models with 4-inch lift kits. The 5100-series Jeep shock features a 2-inch-diameter, one-piece seamless monotube shock body, a 14mm hardened chromed piston rod, a 46mm piston with self-adjusting digressive valving, a one-piece alloy rod guide and seal system, and a patented nitrogen chamber and a floating, dividing piston. All mounting hardware is built into these shocks for ease of installation. For more information, contact: Bilstein, Dept. OR, 8845 Rehco Rd., San Diego, CA. 92121, (858) 453-7723, www.bilstein.com.
MileMarker introduces a self-contained 5-1/2hp gasoline winch system that may make your life easier with regard to work or play. This portable two-speed MileMarker winch will fit into any 10,000-pound hitch receiver. This workhorse features a winch, a pump, and a cooler, and can be used separate from the vehicle. Other features include a Tecumseh engine, a Saginaw hydraulic pump, a manual speed control, a 12-foot-long handheld remote, steel tubing frame, and an integrated 2-inch hitch mount. For more information, contact: MileMarker Inc., Dept. OR, 1450 S.W. 13th Ct., Pompano Beach, FL. 33069, (800) 886-8647, www.milemarker.com.
TRD Air Filters
Toyota Racing Development introduces its new line of Performance Air Filters for Toyota trucks. TRD Performance air filters are engineered and designed to provide improved engine performance, superior filtration, and engine protection. These filters are designed to be an exact drop-in replacement for the stock filter. The filters feature four plies of pre-oiled cotton gauze, epoxy-coated supporting wire mesh, and a red urethane body. TRD's replacement filters can be cleaned and re-oiled to restore them to like-new efficiency. The filters carry a lifetime warranty against workmanship and material defects. For more information, contact: Toyota Racing Development, Dept. OR, 1382 Valencia, CA 92780, (800) 688-5913, www.trdsportparts.com.
Westin Bull Bar
Westin introduces its Bull Bar for the Chevy Silverado. The addition of this new, stylish-looking Bull Bar and functional lightbar will give your truck a more rugged and tougher look. The Bull Bar is manufactured from 3-inch stainless steel tube and comes with discreet light bracket holes for a clean look, along with an optional skidplate for undercarriage protection. The easy bolt-on application requires no drilling, and all mounting hardware is included. For more information, contact: Westin Automotive, Dept. OR, 5200 N. Irwindale St., Ste. 220, Irwindale, CA 91706, (800) 928-4868, ww.westinautomotive.com.
L&L Products' Alternator, Power Steering, and A/C BracketsL&L Products has released its new alternator, power steering, and A/C brackets, which are designed to clear the frame crossmember on Ford big-block V-8 engine conversions. Both the alternator and the power steering need to be raised due to the factory bracket's low position. These brackets help ease the engine swap process. For more information, contact: L&L Products Inc., Dept. OR, 3210 Century Dr., Rowlett, TX 75088, (972) 475-5202, (972) 475-8063, www.landlproducts.com.
World Products' Motown 220 Cylinder Head
World Products has released an addition to its line of cast-iron cylinder heads with the Motown 220. The Motown 220 heads are created for highly modified or 383-cid-and-larger Chevy small-block engines. The Motown 220 features RightCast technology, guaranteeing that the intake and exhaust ports retain their performance design and shape and are free of irregularities. The heads feature high-flow 220cc intake ports, a selection of either 64cc or 72cc combustion chambers, a straight or angled plug configuration; screw-in rocker arm studs are furnished. These heads also include fully machined valve cover rails to eliminate leakage and to accept perimeter- and center bolt-style valve covers. Motown 220 heads can be purchased bare or in complete assemblies with variations on valvespring packages and Manley stainless steel valves. For more information, contact: World Products, Dept. OR, 35330 Stanley, Sterling Heights,MI 48312, (810) 939-8153, ww.worldcastings.com.