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January 2010 New Products

Posted in Product Reviews on January 1, 2010
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Heavy-Duty Axleshafts
Nitro Gear & Axle now offers an assortment of Heavy Duty Cut-to-Length (CTL) rear axleshafts for Ford, Chrysler, and Dana applications. The CTL axleshafts feature extra-long splines and can easily be cut to the desired length. This allows Nitro to use stronger rolled splines rather than cut splines. Information: Nitro Axle & Gear, or

17,500lbs Brute Force Winch
Recon's new Brute Force winch is designed with reliability, line speed, and pulling power. The line speed of 28 feet per minute and a 17,500-pound pulling capacity can get you out of serious situations. The winch features 12VDC 7.0hp motor, a three-stage planetary gear, a 22,050-pound snatch block, a roller fairlead, and 92 feet of 7/16-inch steel cable. Information: Recon, 877.377.3266,

Tough Diff Cover
Poison Spyder's new Dana 44 Bombshell is designed to protect your gears, lockers, and diff cover bolts from punishing obstacles. The differential cover is cast from high-tensile-strength nodular iron, the sealing surface is machined for a perfect seal, and its profile design acts as slider. Information: Poison Spyder Customs Products, 951.849.5911,

Mild JK Lift
The ReadyLift SST Mild Lift Kit raises the front of the Jeep JK 3 inches and the rear 2 inches for 35-inch tires. The powdercoated steel front and rear spring spacers provide the lift, while the rear track bar relocation bracket and front and rear shock extensions retain the factory alignment. Information: ReadyLift Suspension Inc., 877.759.9991,

Jeep Seats
PRP offers this new Jeep seat, which is 35 inches tall and 22 wide, with a 5-inch-thick square headrest. The seat features lowered sides, making it easy for a person to slide in and out of the vehicle, and it's great for buggies, trucks, or any off-road machine. Information: PRP Seat, 951.894.5104,

LS Series Fuel Regulator
Howell Engine Developments has released a special bypass fuel pressure regulator for Chevrolet Gen III (LS Series) engines that require a separate fuel pressure regulator. The high-flow regulator installs in the fuel line between the fuel pump and engine and provides a constant 58-60 psi of fuel pressure. Information: Howell Engine Developments, 810.765.5100,

2 5/8-inch Internal Coilover Shocks
The new Pure Performance coilover shocks are the first fluted body coilovers with Teflon-lined bearings with built-in misalignment spacers. Standard mounting width is 1 1/4-inch with 1/2-inch hardware, so these 2 5/8-inch coilovers will bolt in where most standard 2.0-inch coilovers are used. The coilovers use coil springs with a 3.0-inch inside diameter and feature a standard dual-rate nylon slider and a two-piece locking mechanism for the top mount. Information: Pure Performance, 518.270.9822,

'09 F-150 Boost
Rancho has released a new boost for the '09 Ford F-150.The suspension is compatible with the Ford AdvanceTrac with Roll Stability Control. The system provides 4 inches of lift, levels the front and rear, and allows for the use of larger wheels and tires (up to 35-inch tires and 18- and 20-inch wheels). The kit installs easily and maintains proper CV and driveshaft angles. Information: Rancho Suspension, 734.384.7804,

Early Bronco Security
Tuffy's new 16-gauge steel security storage trunk is designed to mount behind the rear seat in a '66-'77 Ford Bronco. The trunk provides a tough and secure place to store valuables. A large removable storage tray is included. The trunk is powdercoated and is 11 inches long, 44 wide, and 19 high. Information: Tuffy Security Products, 800.348.8339,

Modular Power Welder Mount
FourTreks' new modular mounts will allow you to mount your Premier Power Welder to a tube of your choice. The mounts come with two clamps, two welder box adapter bars, and the necessary hardware. This product fits 1- to 2 3/8-inch tube. FourTreks mounts are also available for Hi Lift jacks and GPS units. Information: FourTreks, 818.517.6145,,

Tough Jeep Motor Mounts
Brown Dog Offroad offers high-performance motor mounts for the Jeep Wrangler YJ, TJ, and LJ; Cherokee/Wagoneer XJ and SJ; and Commanche MJ. Engineered for extreme strength, these motor mounts are a serious upgrade from factory mounts. Most installations are bolt-in, and these motor mounts will not affect driveline angle. Information: Brown Dog Offroad, 866.401.3877,

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