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  • Holiday Buyer's Guide 2006 - Fresh Out Of Santa's Sack!

Holiday Buyer's Guide 2006 - Fresh Out Of Santa's Sack!

It's A Gearhead Gadget Xmas Bonanza!

Mike Finnegan
Dec 1, 2006
Photo 2/33   |   truck Parts And Accessories santa With Gift
Photo 3/33   |   truck Parts And Accessories ats Diesel
More Squeeze for 6.0L Ford Diesels
ATS' Aurora 2000 turbo kit for the Ford 6.0L Power Stroke produces huge power while providing quick, unmatched turbo response with solid midrange and top-end performance, increasing economy, performance, and lowering exhaust gas temperature.. With the Aurora turbo system, you can tow extreme loads without the fear of overheating while increasing performance and maintaining reduced EGT. The 6.0L ATS Aurora 2000 turbo kit comes complete with everything necessary to install on an '03-'06 6.0L Power Stroke engine.
(800) 949-6002, www.atsdiesel.com
Photo 4/33   |   truck Parts And Accessories proform Parts
Cool It Man
The new Proform Bow Tie High Performance Electric Fan offers five sizes to fit applications ranging from street machines and lifted trucks to lowered SUVs, including 10-, 12-, 14-, 15-, and 16-inch kits. Replacing the stock belt-driven fan with a Proform electric model can add as much as 15 or more hp by freeing up the water pump pulley for more rpm, improving performance and fuel economy.
(586) 774-2500, www.proformparts.com
Photo 5/33   |   truck Parts And Accessories airridepro
Get a Grip!
Airridepro.com's wide variety of custom billet aluminum steering wheels makes it super easy to find just the right style to reflect your taste. Water jet-cutting means the pattern is perfectly executed, and a low price makes sure these wheels are ultra cool. Full- and half-wrap styles are available.
(800) 560-5754, www.airridepro.com
Photo 6/33   |   truck Parts And Accessories airridepro
The Rodshock
Airridepro.com's new Rodshock is the perfect blend of form and function for the custom fabricator looking for an attention-getting air suspension installation. The Rodshock is 10-position adjustable and offers a threaded lower mount with 3 inches of adjustability, so you can achieve a perfect fit in multiple mounting locations.
(800) 560-5754, www.airridepro.com
Photo 7/33   |   truck Parts And Accessories just Dashes
Dye Interior, Dye!
Just Dashes, has packaged everything needed to make your faded vinyl seats, door panels, dash, or any other vinyl-covered part look new again. With Fade Away, you can restore the color of your original interior or change it to suit your needs. A disposable sprayer is supplied, but the dye can also be sprayed with a normal compressor-powered spray gun.
(818) 780-9005, www.justdashes.com
Photo 8/33   |   truck Parts And Accessories cover Craft
Your Dirty Butt Won't Ruin Your Seats
SeatSavers from Covercraft are the quick and easy way to protect the seats in your pickup or SUV. Unlike seat covers, SeatSavers slip on and off in minutes, providing protection against dirt and spills, kids, outdoor adventures, or everyday wear and tear-and when soiled, just throw them in the home washer and dryer. SeatSavers are custom-patterned for front seats, back seats, and third-row seats, plus they have cutouts provided for seat adjustment knobs, shoulder belts in seatbacks, and fold-down armrests.
(405) 238-9651, www.covercraft.com
Photo 9/33   |   truck Parts And Accessories quick Fuel Technology
Badass Carburetor
Quick Fuel Technology now offers a redesigned and refined version of its popular Q-series race carburetor. The updated carb benefits from improved flow characteristics, Teflon-coated throttle shafts that reduce throttle effort and prevent wear, and dual anti-frosting glass. The Q-Series is assembled with four-stage billet metering blocks, a billet throttle body, stainless steel throttle plates and screws, and is compatible with all conventional modular-carburetor service components.
(270) 793-0900, www.quickfueltechnology.com
Photo 10/33   |   truck Parts And Accessories classic Tube
For All You Plumbers Out There
For the do-it-yourselfer, Classic Tube offers Bulk Coil Tubing. Create your own brake, fuel, transmission, hydraulic, vacuum, and power steering lines, or any plumbing application. Available in stainless steel or OE steel, you can purchase 20-foot coils, alone or with fittings as a kit. Fittings are available in color-coded original steel or stainless steel, and can be purchased separately.
(800) 882-3711, www.classictube.com
Photo 11/33   |   truck Parts And Accessories bmr Fabrication
No More Hippity Hop
Relatively lightweight and with close to 400 hp, the powerful Chevy SSR needs all of the traction it can get. If you're an SSR driver who prefers a more rigid rear suspension, upgrade to a set of upper and lower control arms from BMR Fabrication. Fabricated using 1.625-inch-diameter thick-wall steel tubing and equipped with greasable polyurethane bushings, upper and lower controls arms from BMR Fabrication provide the suspension rigidity necessary to practically eliminate SSR rear wheelhop.
(813) 986-9302, www.bmrfabrication.com
Photo 12/33   |   truck Parts And Accessories turnover Ball
The Last Trailer Hitch You'll Ever Buy
The Tow & Stow Receiver Hitch is adjustable in height (in 1-inch increments) and has multiple ball sizes, making it the only hitch you'll ever need. By pulling two pins, the hitch can also be stowed out of the way. The hitch has a single locking point, too, so with just one lock you can be sure it will be there, ready to pull whatever comes your way. The Tow & Stow has a Class IV rating for 10,000-pound Gross Vehicle Weight and 1,000 pounds vertical towing weight.
(800) 248-6564, www.turnoverball.com
Photo 13/33   |   truck Parts And Accessories wilson Manifolds
Outer Space Power
Wilson is offering race-proven carb spacer technology at a budget-friendly price with its new SE-Series Open Spacers. Open spacers increase plenum volume and move the throttle blades away from the roof of the runners, allowing the air/fuel mixture to turn more easily into the runners for improved distribution and mixture quality. Wilson SE-Series Spacers are CNC-machined from billet 6061 aluminum and are available in 1/2-inch, 1-inch, 1-1/2-inch, and 2-inch heights for 4150- and 4500-series Holley carburetors.
(954) 771-6216, www.wilsonmanifolds.com
Photo 14/33   |   truck Parts And Accessories randy Ellis Design
Now That's a Big Bar!
Check out the Sleekster Lightbar from Randy Ellis Design for the '99-'07 Super Duty/Excursion. Mount four lights as big as 9 inches in diameter, made from 1-3/4x0.120-inch wall steel tube, CNC laser-cut brackets, and light tabs. All lightbars are finished with high-quality three-stage candy chrome powdercoat. It bolts on using factory mounting locations and is compatible with factory tow hooks.
(800) 586-9713, www.randyellisdesign.com
Photo 15/33   |   truck Parts And Accessories billet Accessories Direct
Photo 16/33   |   truck Parts And Accessories billet Accessories Direct
Baaaaad Billet
Billet Accessories Direct (BAD) produces some of the freshest wheel designs in aluminum. Its latest rim and steering wheel designs are not only cool. For example, you can get a half-wrap billet steering wheel for just $299 and also order a set of wheels to match.
(800) 586-9713, www.billetaccessoriesdirect.com





Photo 17/33   |   truck Parts And Accessories airridepro
Weird Wheels Go Round and Round
Want to bolt up a set of '06 Corvette Z06 rims to your '91 Chevy 1500? Airridepro.com can hook you up. Made from T-6061 structural aluminum, these adapters won't break, and with more than 1,500 sizes in stock, the odds are the company has exactly what you need. If not, it can custom-machine a set, usually in 24 hours.
(800) 560-5754, www.airridepro.com
Photo 18/33   |   truck Parts And Accessories ats Diesel
Max Flow for the D-Max
ATS Diesel Performance's Twin CP3 Fuel System comes with everything you need to raise fuel pressure levels and provide a constant, never-ending supply to the fuel rail for maximum horsepower. Power levels of more than 600 hp are only possible with the addition of this kit, which comes with everything you need for an easy installation. You get the CP3 fuel pump, brackets, electronics, connectors, hoses, pulley belt, and hardware.
(800) 949-6002, www.atsdiesel.com
Photo 19/33   |   truck Parts And Accessories recon Accessories
Light 'Em Up
Recon's clear and smoked LED fender lights function as running/parking lights. Each kit includes four lights (two per side). Recon's clear and smoked LED fender lights are a direct plug-'n'-play OEM replacement for the factory-installed amber and red lenses on all dualie trucks; however, they also look great on all other types of trucks and SUVs with some simple drilling and wiring.
(877) 377-3266, www.reconaccessories.com
Photo 20/33   |   truck Parts And Accessories performance Products 4trucks
Do Some Good in Your 'Hood
You can retrofit your Tacoma with a QuickLIFT Elite Hood Shock Kit from Performance Products. The QuickLIFT Elite Hood Shock Kit for the '05-'07 Toyota Tacoma replaces the factory prop-rod with two high-quality stainless steel gas struts and moves the hood lift pivot point to the hinge. Black powdercoated ball-stud brackets are included for a clean OE look, and all required mounting hardware is included in the kit.
(888) 975-6737, www.performanceproducts4trucks.com
Photo 21/33   |   truck Parts And Accessories stylin Concepts
Display Your Club Logo or Business Name in Style!
Glasspass Custom Window Graphics are perforated, see-through vinyl window graphics that are custom-designed by you, the owner. Choose from more than 200 background images, upload your own, or go with a solid color. Then, add any personal message, image, or graphics that you want. Great for business advertising or to get some street cred for your truck club.(800) 586-9713, www.stylinconcepts.com
Photo 22/33   |   truck Parts And Accessories stylin Concepts
Dirt, Bugs, and Tree Sap Don't Have a Chance!
Stylin' ProFinish is a polymer-based vehicle paint protectant that provides a high-gloss finish for deeper-looking color that is longer lasting than waxing or polishing. It works by coating your vehicle with a finish so slick that bugs, tree sap, and grime simply won't stick to it. Also, it works on chrome for a blinding shine or on windows for a rain- and streak-free view. Stylin's ProFinish comes with a money-back, satisfaction guarantee.(800) 586-9713, www.stylinconcepts.com
Photo 23/33   |   truck Parts And Accessories true Flow
Late-Model Power Junkies Rejoice!
True Flow replaces the factory airbox and restrictive factory plastic tube to increase airflow beyond the engine's capabilities. The True Flow XDI is constructed from powdercoated aluminum mandrel-bent tube and nylon-reinforced silicone couplers. This combination not only improves performance but also increases fuel efficiency and has a great intake tone. True Flow's foam air filters have awesome performance capabilities and filtration properties, filtering even the smallest debris.(866) 999-9098, www.trueflow.com
Photo 24/33   |   truck Parts And Accessories skyjacker
Supreme Taco Struts
Skyjacker's Performance Struts are a quick and easy install that will have you up and running quicker than a 49-cent taco. These S8000 Performance Struts deliver a comfortable, factory-like ride, and by using your factory coil springs, this high-grade lift saves you money too. Engineered beyond OE, these durable struts achieve 2-1/2 to 3 inches of lift for the '05-'06 Toyota Tacoma. You can choose replacement Softride leaf springs or add-a-leaves for the rear.(318) 388-0816, www.skyjacker.com
Photo 25/33   |   truck Parts And Accessories godfather Customs
Look Ma! No Handles
Godfather's carries a full line of Autoloc shaved handle kits. The Autoloc kits include heavy-duty solenoids to trigger the latch mechanism and a remote keyless entry system.(888) 844-8800, www.godfathercustoms.com
Photo 26/33   |   truck Parts And Accessories street Beat Customs
Trucker Girl Style!
Street Beat Customs' newest style in a long list of cool mirrors is the Double D Trucker Girl. This mirror boasts classic styling of big rigs everywhere but with new-skool style.(800) 819-6503, www.streetbeatcustoms.com
Photo 27/33   |   truck Parts And Accessories godfather Customs
Bright Lights
Godfather Customs just dropped these trick LED third brake lights. The lights plug and bolt right into your truck as a direct replacement for the stockers.(888) 844-8800, www.godfathercustoms.com




Photo 28/33   |   truck Parts And Accessories airbag Parts
Switched On
Looking for a convenient way to mount your gauges and switches in the same place? AVS has stainless steel gauge panels with or without switches. Lighted and durable Carling brand switches give you control over all four corners. Panels will accept any round as much as 2.10 inches in diameter. Panels are available polished or brushed.
(559) 486-5444, www.airbagparts.com
Photo 29/33   |   truck Parts And Accessories airbag Parts
High on PSI
AVS has everything you need to install a 7- or 9-inch nitrogen bottle on your ride. A pair of epoxy-coated steel, laser-cut brackets with mounting hardware is included along with a 600-psi nitrogen regulator, a 6-foot #8 hydraulic hose to plumb to your air tank and fittings. All you need to do is get yourself a nitrogen bottle.
(559) 486-5444, www.airbagparts.com
Photo 30/33   |   truck Parts And Accessories access Pocket
Stuff It
Agri-Cover announces the addition of the Access Storage Pocket. Manufactured from stylish black aluminum for heavy-duty performance, the unique design allows easy installation and adjusts to fit truck boxes with inside wheelwells. Storage pockets are the perfect accessory to toppers, lids, and roll-up covers such as Access, Lorado, and Literider, while still allowing full space between wheelwells for large cargo.
(800) 233-4655, www.accesspocket.com
Photo 31/33   |   truck Parts And Accessories pitbull Tires
Aggro Tires
Pit Bull Tires offers some new sizes to its Rocker, Growler, and Maddog LT Off-Road lines. Pit Bull is continuing to prove itself to be a force to be reckoned within the off-road industry. Pit Bull tires has proven its quality in CORR, SNORE, WERock, UROC, PRORock, NMRO, Diesel Truck Pulling, NTPA, ATPA, and by thousands of off-road fanatics worldwide. Mud, snow, rock, sand, and road are no match for Pit Bulls, and the company has the testimonials to prove it.
(314) 621-8954, www.pitbulltires.co
Photo 32/33   |   truck Parts And Accessories viair Corp
Blowhard
Viair's 200-psi Dual 480C Value Pack is a dual compressor setup that will outperform any other 12-volt compressor. The 480C wil fill a 5-gallon tank from zero-to-200 psi in only 5 minutes, 4 seconds. Likewise, when the compressors turn on at 165 PSI (using the supplied pressure switch), they'll shut off again at 200 PSI on the same 5-gallon tank in only 1 minute, 10 seconds. The Dual 480C Value Pack builds 200 psi of pressure using only 40 amps maximum-even while running two high-performance, 200-psi compressors.
(949) 582-6868, www.viaircorp.com
Photo 33/33   |   truck Parts And Accessories tuffy Products
That's One Tough Box
Tuffy Security Products secure storage box uses the unused space around the wheelwells, leaving the entire useable width and length of the bed available. Its universal design allows the box to fit either left or right side and fits most fullsize longbed and shortbed trucks. Features include a heavy-duty, patented, pushbutton lock, neoprene weather seals to help fight the elements, and removable dividers that form a utility shelf.
(800) 34-TUFFY (348-8339), www.tuffyproducts.com

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