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Installing Custom Fuel Wheels and a Switch-pros Wiring Panel to our Toyota Tundra Overland Project
More on this Toyota Tundra Build! Trail Ready Tundra: Part One 2014 Toyota Tundra- Trail Ready Tundra: Part Two Adding an ARE Shell, Bed Rug, and Topper Lift to Our Overland Project Toyota We Install a Front Runner Low Profile Roof Rack on a 2014 Toyota Tundra We’re calling our Toyota Tundra Overland project done.
Jeremy CookJul 10, 2020

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Filling a Diesel Fuel Tank With Unleaded Gas
How to Start a Diesel When It’s Out of Fuel What Is Red Diesel Fuel What Is CP4 Injection-Pump Failure? As the saying goes, “We all make mistakes.” Yes, this is very true. Some of us may think we’re infallible, but the truth is, absolutely no one is 100 percent perfect all the time. As
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How to Improve Throttle Response
Particulate Matters- Engaugement Party Low-Buck Power: Three Cheap Performance Upgrades for New Trucks “For every action, there is an equal and opposite reaction.” While Sir Isaac Newton’s Third Law of Motion rings true for most tasks, it really hasn’t been applicable to vehicles—especially turbodiesel pickup trucks of the late 1990s to present—since the advent of
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New Products: Gladiator Tube Doors, Super Duty Track Bar, Transfer Flow Gas Tank
We constantly scour the internet in search of the newest and coolest parts for your trucks. This week we’re taking a look at a trio of awesome products that is sure to impress. Quadratec Jeep Wrangler JK, JL, and Gladiator JT Tube Doors   Visibility is key when off-roading, which is the driving reason why
Jason GondermanJul 9, 2020
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Installing Low Profile Front Runner Roof Racks on our Overland Toyota
More on this 2014 Toyota Tundra Project! Trail Ready Tundra: Part One Our Off-Road Mods Continue with ADD, Rigid & Warn Adding an ARE Shell, Bed Rug, and Topper Lift to Our Overland Project Toyota We’re getting down to the wire on our Toyota Tundra Overland project. If you’ve been following along the last few
Jeremy CookJul 9, 2020
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Adding an ARE Camper Shell, Bed Rug, and Topper EZ Lift Bed Tent to our 2014 Toyota
Check Out The Rest of This Trail-Ready Tundra! Trail Ready Tundra: Part One Toyota Tundra Exterior Upgrades from Addictive Desert Designs, Rigid industries and Warn We Install a Front Runner Low Profile Roof Rack on a 2014 Toyota Tundra Installing Custom Fuel Offroad Wheels and a Switch-pros Wiring Panel to our Toyota Tundra Overland Project
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Toyota Tundra Exterior Upgrades from Addictive Desert Designs, Rigid industries and Warn
Check Out The Rest of This Trail-Ready Tundra! Trail Ready Tundra: Part One Trail-Ready Tundra, Part Three We Install a Front Runner Low Profile Roof Rack on a 2014 Toyota Tundra Installing Custom Fuel Offroad Wheels and a Switch-pros Wiring Panel to our Toyota Tundra Overland Project Last month we introduced you to our overland-style
Jeremy CookJul 7, 2020
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4 Wheel Parts Releases Their New 4WP Factory Wheel Line
For nearly 60 years now, 4 Wheel Parts has been the go-to place for aftermarket off-road parts in just about every corner of the country. With humble beginnings in 1961, 4 Wheel Parts has grown to become one of the largest off-road retailers of all time. While just about everyone you shop with carries a
Jeremy CookJul 7, 2020
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Toyota Tundra Suspension Lift with BDS, Fox & Fuel
We don’t get to do a lot of Toyota tech around here. It’s not because we don’t want to. We love Toyotas—just look at this month’s cover truck. The main reason is there’s simply less Toyotas that are being modified than the Big Three, and less of them out there in the first place. But
Jeremy CookJul 6, 2020
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How to Install a Jeep Wrangler JL Tailgate Table
One of the most underrated modifications for any Jeep Wrangler is the addition of a tailgate table. From holding sandwiches and cooking gear to protecting the tailgate from errant cargo on the trail, tailgate tables add a lot of utility to your Jeep. One of our favorite tailgate tables is the Outback Adventures Trailgater. We’ve
Sean P. HolmanJul 1, 2020
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How to Black Out the Trim of Any Truck or SUV with Vinyl Wrap
Can Truckin Make a 2nd Gen Volvo XC90 Cool? The finish on our trucks and SUVs has changed significantly in the last 20 years or so. Back in the day, you had your truck and you could either afford a shiny new paint job or you couldn’t. Or you kept your truck in primer while
Jeremy CookJun 30, 2020
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Can Truckin Make a 2nd Gen Volvo XC90 Cool?
Check Out These Other Truckin Projects! Can Truckin Make a 1st Gen Volvo XC90 Cool? Can Truckin Make a Toyota Highlander Cool? The Final Chapter! Can Truckin Make a Toyota Highlander Cool? Day Two! Can Truckin Make a Toyota Highlander Cool? At this point, we might be pushing our luck. If you’ve been following along,
Jeremy CookJun 29, 2020
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What Is CP4 Injection-Pump Failure?
More Diesel Stories! Inside the Bosch CP3 Injection Pump Understanding and Modifying High-Pressure Fuel Pumps for Cummins, Duramax, and Power Stroke Engines It’s very common knowledge that engines rely on fluids to operate. While the various oils, water, and fuels are referred to as a powerplant’s “life bloods,” the latter liquid—diesel, for our purposes—ranks highest
K.J. JonesJun 29, 2020
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How To Quiet Down Your Wrangler JL Interior
As most of us know, Wranglers are not the world’s quietest vehicles to ride in, despite being impressively civilized these days. And while most of us would gladly take the tradeoff of increased sound levels for the experience Wranglers can give us on the trail, nobody is going to say no to a quieter interior.
Sean P. HolmanJun 24, 2020
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Clean and Dry Diesel Fuel for Our 2002 Chevy Silverado 2500HD Duramax
A steady supply of clean and dry fuel is essential to the long and happy life of a diesel engine. From its introduction in 2001 and through the 2010 model year, GM’s 6.6L Duramax diesel engines were not equipped with an external diesel fuel lift pump. Instead, they relied only on the scavenging ability of
Jason GondermanJun 22, 2020
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Can Truckin Make a 1st Gen Volvo XC90 Cool?
We must seem like gluttons for punishment. If you’re a regular reader of Truckin, you know that we recently broke our “no crossover” rule and took on the daunting task of trying to make a first-gen Toyota Highlander cool. And by the feedback we’ve been getting, we pulled it off. This really got us thinking
Jeremy CookJun 15, 2020
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How to Start a Diesel When It’s Out of Fuel
There really isn’t “a lot” of detail to give you in this report. For the most part, the long-existing information and procedures on handling a fuel-starved diesel engine are still plenty viable. And thanks to advancements in diesel technology from roughly 2000 to present, many of the physical procedures that were in place for restarting
K.J. JonesJun 15, 2020
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What Is an Alternate-Firing Duramax Cam?
Dodge Cummins Diesel Engine Camshaft Swap The pursuit of higher performance (greater than stock) is one of the many things that make the diesel scene as awesome as it is. Although experimenting with new parts concepts and technical theories definitely helps advance the hobby, diesel performance also thrives on tried-and-true hot-rodding tactics that are successful
K.J. JonesJun 10, 2020
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SCT Livewire TS+ Performance Programmer
Vehicle manufacturers do a really good job of balancing power, performance, comfort, fuel economy, and emissions. To say it’s a difficult balancing act would be quite the understatement. Oftentimes this leads to shifts that are comfortable but not quick, or less engine power output than can be reasonably achieved. There are a multitude of reasons
Jason GondermanJun 10, 2020
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7.3L vs 6.0L Ford Power Stroke Engines
In this “modern” time of a factory-stock Ford diesel engine producing nearly 500 hp and more than 1,000 lb-ft of torque—the 2020 6.7L Power Stroke spits 450 and 1,050 at the crankshaft—we find it interesting that a pair of the Blue Oval’s earlier oil-burners are still a hot topic when engines’ pound-for-pound greatness—and flaws—are being
K.J. JonesJun 9, 2020
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Lower Your Ford F-150, Keep Heat At Bay, and Stylish New Wheels!
We constantly scour the internet in search of the newest and coolest parts for your trucks. This week, we’re taking a look at a trio of awesome product that is sure to impress. Ridetech StreetGrip Lowering Kit For 2004 to 2008 Ford F-150 There are a lot of companies that specialize in lifting trucks, but
Jason GondermanJun 9, 2020
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