Must Have Off-Road Components & Tools!
Level Your Dodge Ram
Zone Offroad offers a 2 1/2-inch leveling kit for the '94-'01 Ram 1500 4WD and the '94-'09 Ram 2500/3500 4WD. The bolt-on, black powdercoated upper coil mounts maintain a factory ride and come with detailed instructions. The leveling kit will allows the use of 33-inch tires.
Information: Zone Offroad, 888.998.9663, www.zoneoffroad.com
Jeep TJ/JK CV Axles
RCV Performance Products has new Ultimate Dana 30 and Dana 44 CV axleshafts that are stronger than factory units and will increase the strength of your Dana 44 shafts on any TJ or JK Jeep Wrangler to Dana 60 strength. They carry a "you break it, they replace it" warranty. The constant velocity joints offer increased durability and a 45-degree operating angle and require minimal maintenance.
Information: RCV Performance Products, 817.877.7473, www.rcvperformance.com
Onboard Compressor Kit
The superfast 200PSI Dual-OB2 Basic On-Board Air Compressor Kit from Air-Zenith can quickly fill up a 5-gallon air tank from 165 to 200 psi in just 40 seconds. The system also features a 220-psi digital pressure gauge and pressure sensor.
Information: Air-Zenith, 702.270.7988, www.air-zenith.com
Tail Bone Stool
The Tail Bone mechanic's stool features big, 5-inch diameter wheels because they roll effortlessly over air hoses, drop cords, shop clutter, rough surfaces and much more. The base is a uniquely designed tripod, a naturally stable work platform on uneven floors and surfaces.
Information: Dale Adams Ent., 800.266.3321, www.bonecreeper.com
2009 Ultimate Adventure DVD
The 2009 Ultimate DVD is here! This action-packed DVD covers our 1,100-mile on- and off-road adventure across Pennsylvania, Ohio, and Michigan. Follow along as the Petersen's 4-Wheel & Off-Road staff takes its band of merry readers and friends on the adventure of a lifetime.
Information: National Tire & Wheel, 800.847.3287, www.ntwonline.com/UADVD
GM Truck Exhaust
DB Performance Exhausts by Corsa now offers high-performance truck exhausts for the '02-'10 Chevrolet Silverado and GMC Sierra pickups, in all cab and box configurations. The cat-back dB Performance Exhaust features 409L stainless steel construction and a straight-through design.
Information: dB Performance Exhausts, 800.486.0999, www.dBexhaust.com
Wrangler JK Snorkel
ARB USA now offers a Safari Snorkel System for the Jeep Wrangler JK. The Safari Snorkel relocates the factory air intake position approximately 2 8 inches higher to prevent water ingestion, reduce trail dust in the engine, and allow the intake of cooler air.
Information: ARB USA, 866.293.9078, www.arbusa.com
Stage 4 Synergy Long-Arm System
The bolt-on Stage 4 JK Synergy Suspension System from Poly Performance features top-quality components and all-adjustable upper and lower long control arms. The new system is said to increase suspension roll center height, which improves handling on and off road.
Information: Poly Performance, 805.783.2060, www.polyperformance.com
Cool Cepek Wheels
Dick Cepek Tires & Wheels now has the new DC-2 wheel, available in 40 fitments. The super-strong aluminum wheel is built especially for today's trucks, SUVs, and 4X4s and offers maximum caliper clearance, plus it won't interfere with the vehicle's OE tire pressure monitoring system. Information: Dick Cepek Tires & Wheels, 800.222.9092, www.dickcepek.com
OR-Fab's Stubby Bumper provides frontend protection and offers more clearance for high approach angles for '07-'09 Jeep JK Wranglers. The bumper is manufactured from 3/16-inch-thick steel plate, which provides excellent protection on the trail. Its low profile allows improved airflow to the radiator, and it easily attaches to the vehicle's factory mounts using 1/2-inch-thick steel mounting brackets. The bumper also comes with reinforced 3/4-inch plate D-ring mounts, shackles, and a 1/4-inch steel winch-mount plate.
Information: Performance Automotive Group/OR-Fab, 928.636.7080, www.p-a-g.net
Extreme Duty Nine
The Nine Inch Factory's Extreme Duty housing is stamped from 1/4-inch thick steel. The housing offers incredible rigidity and is further strengthened with double-width welds. All Nine Inch Factory housings feature a 360-degree inner mounting flange for third member reinforcement.
Information: John's Ind., 800.332.3450, www.9inchfactory.com
These retro-looking black crinkle engine valve covers and matching parts from Proform/Specialty Auto Parts valve are painted inside and out with epoxy CED paint, and are painted on the outside with an extremely durable black crinkle finish. This finish resists corrosion, scratches, and oil.
Information: Proform/Specialty Auto Parts, 886.774.2500, www.proformparts.com