Articles by: Jamie Alberico

How to Remove and Reinstall TPMS Sensors

How to Remove and Reinstall TPMS Sensors

No custom truck is complete without a wheel upgrade.  If you’re considering putting new wheels on your Tacoma, you’ll need to remove the Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TMPS) and reinstall it on the new wheels.  Without it, you’ll be staring at an obnoxious warning light on your dash.  Recently, Mountain […]

by August 6, 2013 0 comments Accessories & Gear, Tires
A DIY ToyTec 3” Tacoma Lift Kit Installation Guide

A DIY ToyTec 3” Tacoma Lift Kit Installation Guide

ToyTec devotes their energy to producing lift kits, leveling kits, and suspension accessories exclusively for Toyota trucks and SUVs.  Colorado made and tested in the rugged Rocky Mountains, their products are readily used by dealerships and four-wheel shops around the country. When Mountain States Toyota decided to deck out a […]

by November 29, 2012 3 comments Accessories & Gear, Lift Kits
How to Install the Tacoma Smittybilt Grille Saver Bull Bar

How to Install the Tacoma Smittybilt Grille Saver Bull Bar

Mountain States Toyota took us behind the scenes as they transformed a stock Tacoma V6 SR5 into a showroom stunner.  To maximize the appeal and protect the grille, the team chose to install a SmittyBilt Grille Saver Bull Bar.  Max Fortarel, an experienced and informative automotive technician took us through […]

How to Install N-Fab Nerf Steps: A Step-by-Step Guide

How to Install N-Fab Nerf Steps: A Step-by-Step Guide

A good upgrade for your Tacoma should provide two things:  style and function.  The N-Fab Nerf Bars have earned a reputation for both.  That’s why Mountain States Toyota decided to install them on a V6 SR5 Tacoma for their showroom.  Max Fortarel, an expert auto technician, brought us back into […]

by November 13, 2012 2 comments Accessories & Gear