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Ford 6.0L Diesel Horsepower Basics
Last month, we introduced a new truck to the Truckin family of project vehicles, a ’04 Ford F-250 6.0L Diesel. It’s a pretty unique truck in that it’s a SuperCab shortbed, as opposed to the crew cab longbeds that make up the bulk of Super Dutys.
Jeremy CookSep 17, 2020

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2003 Chevy Silverado: Project Over/Under- The Final Chapter
We’re finally calling it done. The $500 work truck we picked up well over a year ago has had all manner of work done to it, and the miles we have put on it both on and off road are proof of the quality of work we performed on the truck as well a testament
Team TruckinSep 16, 2020
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How to replace U-Joints & Balance Your Truck’s Driveshaft
Most people don’t think about replacing the U-joints on their truck until they hear the telltale whine. That’s exactly what happened to us and Project Over/Under recently. With the truck basically complete, we’ve mostly been enjoying it, but we’ve also done a little fine-tuning. We changed out the exhaust—our former kit was rubbing in a
Jeremy CookSep 15, 2020
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How to Install a Dual Battery System & High-Output Alternator
We’re almost wrapped up with Project Over/Under and we’re upgrading the charging system for all of our future off-road adventures.
Jeremy CookSep 14, 2020
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Installing 4.56 Gears with Nitro Gear & Axle
As we’re nearing completion on our 2003 Chevy Silverado project, we have just a few more items to cover to make the truck function as good as it looks.
Jeremy CookSep 11, 2020
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Finalizing a Custom Lifted Suspension with Atlas Spring, Hellwig, EBC Brakes, Fuel Wheels & General Tires
Suspension Lift of our Project Over/Under & Rebuild with Atlas, EBC, Hellwig, Fuel, & General Tire.
Jeremy CookSep 11, 2020
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Installing a 7-inch lift with Bulletproof Suspension, Fox Shocks, and LMC Truck
Suspension Lift & Rebuild with Bulletproof, LMC Truck, & Fox.
Jeremy CookSep 10, 2020
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Rebuilding Our Freshly Painted Silverado with custom bumpers, steps, lighting and LEDs
Rebuilding Our Freshly Painted Silverado With Move, Anzo, LMC, N-Fab, ATC, and AAC.
Jeremy CookSep 9, 2020
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Reassembling Our Freshly Painted Silverado with New Parts from LMC Truck
Rebuilding Our Freshly Painted Silverado With New Parts From LMC Truck
Jeremy CookSep 7, 2020
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We Custom Paint our Project Truck in a Matte Finish with Auto Air Colors, LGE-CTS, and LMC Truck
Quick But Custom Parts & Paint With Auto-Air Colors, LGE-CTS, and LMC Truck
Jeremy CookSep 4, 2020
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Wrapping Up the Interior With a LMC Truck carpet, Grant Steering Wheel, and Stitchcraft Suede Headliner
Wrapping Up the Interior With LMC Truck, Grant Products, and Stitchcraft
Jeremy CookSep 3, 2020
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Building out a Truck Bed with a Snugtop Camper Shell, Yakima Roof Rack, and Bedrug
From Beat-Up Bed To All the Storage With Snug, Yakima, and BedRug
Jeremy CookSep 1, 2020
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Reupholstering Work Truck Seats with Custom Roadwire Leather Seat Covers
Roadwire Takes Our W/T Seats to Another Level
Jeremy CookAug 31, 2020
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Bolt-On Horsepower for LS Engines with JBA, Pertronix, K&N and Hypertech
We Freshen Up a 4.8L LS1 With K&N, Jet, Hypertech & JBA.
Jeremy CookAug 28, 2020
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Truckin Project Over/Under 2003 Silverado & Project Rebirth 1971 Suburban
This month, we introduce you to two projects we’re building here at Truckin’ Magazine.
Koapono PatrickAug 26, 2020
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We Upgrade Our F-150’s Audio Once Again with Pioneer Electronics and Optima Battery
If you’ve been following along, you know we’re well into phase 2.0 of building our 1997 Ford F-150, dubbed Project TOTYl Resurrection because of its history as a former Motor Trend Truck Of The Year winner, back up to not-quite-a-classic-but-a-cool-driver-status. We started off with an interior update from TMI, followed by custom Dub IR glass
Jeremy CookAug 25, 2020
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Installing Exoshield Windshield Protection Film on Our F-150
This old Ford has been through a lot. After winning Motor Trend’s Truck of the Year back in ’97, it became the parts hauler, moving truck, and the vehicle you leave at the airport for a week. It spent the rest of the time in a parking garage. Finally, at nearly 20 years of age,
Jeremy CookAug 24, 2020
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Installing Ceramic Window Tint on our F-150 at Daley Visual
You may still remember a few years back when we dragged this beaten-down 1997 Ford F-150 Lariat out of the parking lot and got it back on the road. This is the very truck that Ford delivered to Motor Trend Magazine back in 1996 for testing, and subsequently won the coveted Truck of the Year
Jeremy CookAug 21, 2020
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Our F-150 gets a Custom Lightning leather Seat upgrade from TMI Products
Some of you may remember a few years back when we dragged this beaten-down 1997 Ford F-150 Lariat out of the parking lot and gave it a new life. The truck is significant because it’s the actual truck that Ford delivered to MotorTrend magazine back in 1996 for testing. This truck won the coveted Truck
Jeremy CookAug 20, 2020
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Our F-150 gets an Audio Upgrade with Pioneer Electronics and Optima Battery
The folks at OC Autostyle made quick work of installing the Pioneer audio system in our 1997 Ford F-150, and went the extra mile with a lot of little details.
Jeremy CookAug 19, 2020
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Detailing Our F-150 and adding HID Headlights, LED Taillights, and a Mesh Grille
Getting the exterior up to par with the rest of the truck.
Jeremy CookAug 18, 2020
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They say everything is bigger in Texas, which meant in order to stand out Carlos Zapata needed to go bigger than anything he had ever done. Born and raised in Dallas, Carlos was part of a migrant worker family that did a lot of traveling. From picking oranges in Florida to working sugar beets in

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