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April 2013 Parts Rack

Posted in Product Reviews on April 1, 2013
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DeFender Flares
The DeFender XC fenders from Poison Spyder Customs are designed for the ’97-’06 Jeep Wrangler. Each fender’s wheel opening is crafted to be 3 inches higher and 2½ inches wider than typical tube fenders. The DeFender XC’s are CNC laser cut and precision brake-formed from 3⁄16-inch plate steel or aluminum. Three-inch tapered, zero, and negative flare variations are currently available, along with an optional inner fender set.
Info: Poison Spyder Customs

High-Flow Pump
AEM’s high-flow, in-tank fuel pump is designed for high performance naturally-aspirated and forced-induction EFI vehicles. Each pump is said to flow 320 lph (84 gph) at 43 psi and is capable of supporting over 1,000hp. The pump is designed for in-tank mounting and features a 39 millimeter diameter, offset-inlet design, wiring harness, pre-filter, internal fuel hose and clamps, end cap and rubber buffer sleeve.
Info: AEM Performance Electronics

Sit, Shower, Shave
Synergy Suspension’s Sit, Shower, and Shave kit is touted as a “full bathroom in a bucket.” Each kit includes a five-gallon bucket, wag bags, toilet seat and lid, and a heated shower. All necessary quick-release and barb fittings are included along with fiber-reinforced ½-inch rubber hose. The 12-volt diaphragm water pump is designed to be used in fresh or salt water and has a self-primer, serviceable filter, and thermal-overload protector. The kit is designed to be installed with hand tools on any water-cooled vehicle.
Info: Synergy Suspension

Pro Gloves
Ergodyne’s ProFlex series gloves have expanded to the thermal, waterproof, cut, puncture, and dorsal impact-reducing line. The new gloves are said to offer level three cut and level two puncture protection with an enhanced grip and durability in muds and fluids. Molded TPR armor is used to cover the knuckles, fingers, and carpal bone, and reinforced Kevlar is used in the palm.
Info: Ergodyne

Rockland Standard Gear’s 4x4 Tranzilla Tremec T-56 Magnum six-speed manual gearbox is designed as a heavy-duty transmission replacement. Each unit is said to have a closer-ratio gear selection over conventional six-speed manuals. Chevy, GMC, Ford, Dodge, and Jeep applications are available and the transmission is offered with your choice of a 500-, 700-, or 850 lb-ft torque rating. The 4x4 Tranzilla six-speed is also said to work with any 27- or 32-spline input shaft.
Info: Rockland Standard Gear

Camo Wraps
Bed Bands from Camowraps are 10x40-inch vinyl graphics designed for the rear quarter section of your pickups bed. The bands are available in multiple styles, which include Elk, Whitetail, and Duck logos, along with officially licensed Realtree and Mathew’s logos. Camowraps also offers vehicle wraps, rocker panel accent kits, window film, and accessory sheets.
Info: Camowraps

RCV Performance Ultimate TTB CV Axles are available for the ’80-’96½ Ford Bronco and F-150, along with the ’84-’85½ F-250. The Ultimate CV Axles are said to have tested at twice the strength of original equipment shafts and are engineered to maintain strength as the joint changes angles. The CV joints use six internal bearings to help spread load forces and its unique design allows them to keep a constant speed throughout its range of motion.
Info: RCV Performance

R.E. Links
Rubicon Expresses 4-link Extreme-Duty Long-Arm system is designed for the ’07-current Jeep Wrangler JK. The kits are offered in 3.5-, 4.5-, and 5.5-inch lift heights and feature adjustable upper and lower chromoly control arms, track bar, Super Flex joints, and a heavy-duty, full-width crossmember. An optional bellypan, monotube shock set, and steering knuckle can be added at the time of purchase. Each kit is made in the USA. and backed by the Rubicon Express Advantage Lifetime Warranty.
Info: Rubicon Express

6.7L Cummins
Jasper Engines & Transmissions has expanded its midrange diesel product line to include the late-model Cummins ISB 6.7L. Each Jasper Running Complete engine is completely remanufactured using a standard set of new parts. All other castings and components are remanufactured to meet or exceed OEM specifications. The Jasper Running Complete engines are dynamometer-tested and covered by a two-year parts and labor warranty.
Info: Jasper Engines & Transmissions

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