Archive for June, 2011

Shock Absorber Bushings

All vehicles will undoubtedly experience some level of turbulence during their lifetime, which is why automobile manufacturers include shocks, suspension systems, wheels with exceptional traction, and other mechanical precautions that limit the amount of wear and tear incurred over time. One such component that is designed to absorb pressure and energy is a shock absorber, […]

Edelbrock Fuel Pump

A fuel pump is one of the most important components of an automobile's engine, as it is required to bring gas from the fuel tank to the engine compartment. There are two main types of fuel pumps – electrical fuel pumps and mechanical fuel pumps. Mechanical fuel pumps are somewhat outdated, as they are only […]

Alcoa Wheels

Alcoa is a company that has been revolutionizing the aluminum industry and aluminum wheels for decades. Alcoa has also revolutionized other industries with their pioneering and unique innovations, accumulatively releasing more than 8000 patents since 1888, which range in fields from consumer packaging to automotive parts and aerospace engineering components. Alcoa wheels are some of […]

Turbo Wastegate

Turbochargers use what are called “wastegates” which can be either internal or external. These control the exhaust gas so that the turbocharger is able to keep up a certain level of boost pressure which is important for overall performance. Internal wastegates have turbine housing with a flapper which is built-in and opens/closes because of an […]

Offroad Coilover Shocks

Having an off road vehicle means that you are ready for adventure and ready to experience the rugged life. If you have a vehicle that will be traveling off road in bumpy conditions then you will need to prepare your vehicle with the best shocks available. You may have a vehicle that only goes off […]

Exhaust Headers

There are a lot of little known ways to enhance a vehicle’s performance, and exhaust headers are one of the more effective ways to do it. Installing exhaust headers into an engine can be fairly expensive, but no more than most other car modifications. If you’re trying to equip your car for high performance driving […]

12 Volt Heating Pad

If you do not already have a car with seats that come with built-in heating pads, you will definitely want to think about getting one very soon. They are a great way to get comfortable very quick in the winter so you will not have to wait until the heat turns on. You will need […]

LED Fog Lights for Trucks

Driving in the fog can be extremely dangerous, especially if you're driving an SUV or truck, as these vehicles have a higher tendency to flip over, and being larger they are more difficult to regain control of, particularly when visibility is low. Standard headlights do not provide enough illumination, or the right type of light […]

Automotive Spray Paint

For people buying cars, it is important to them that the car appears the way they want it to. This includes the shape, make, model and brand, but also very important is the color. Every car owner dreams of zooming down the open road in their dream car. Finding that dream car, in the exact […]

Whistler Radar Detectors

With the world's police forces growing ever more vigilant on speeding and traffic offenses, an item that most people thought of as an optional extra for aggressive drivers is now becoming a necessity for remaining safe on the road. Radar detectors – the highly precise tools for tracking police cars – have grown in popularity […]