Accessories & Gear

Drive Without Fear – Super Bumper

Drive Without Fear – Super Bumper

Ever get nervous sitting at stop lights hoping the truck behind you stops? Want to have more peace of mind with such an impact? Then this cool Super Bumper is for you!

Toyota Tacoma Catalytic Converter Guards – CatClamp

Toyota Tacoma Catalytic Converter Guards – CatClamp

Every so often we hear about another rash of catalytic converter thefts on Toyota Tacoma pickups. Unfortunately, the Toyota Tacoma is an easy target since it has significant space under the exhaust for a thief to quickly saw off the converter. What can you do? How about a CatClamp?

by December 20, 2012 7 comments Accessories & Gear
Three Inexpensive Garage Upgrades Every Truck Owner Should Know About

Three Inexpensive Garage Upgrades Every Truck Owner Should Know About

There’s nothing like having a brand-new $30k pickup truck parked in a dirty, dingy garage. It’s like marrying a supermodel and bringing her home to live in your uncle’s old RV. Even if it really doesn’t matter where you bed down, it just doesn’t feel right. However, with a little […]

by December 5, 2012 4 comments Accessories & Gear
iShock Toyota Tacoma i6500 Mid-Travel Suspension Kit Review

iShock Toyota Tacoma i6500 Mid-Travel Suspension Kit Review

Toyota Tacoma owners who intend to modify their trucks in order to gain additional capability in an off-road setting often find themselves pondering a choice between a modest, conventional lift and a more involved long-travel suspension that would allow them to drive more aggressively on a wide range of terrain. […]

by December 4, 2012 3 comments Accessories & Gear, Lift Kits
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 […]

2012 Cyber Monday Truck Owners Gift Ideas

2012 Cyber Monday Truck Owners Gift Ideas

Cyber Monday is today, what are you shopping for? Here are some great gift ideas for the truck owners in your family. 1) Lund Bi-Fold Loading Ramp. Are you constantly loading and unloading your pick up bed? Getting tired of lifting boxes each time one of your ‘friends’ asks you […]

by November 26, 2012 2 comments Accessories & Gear
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
CST Leveling Kits for Toyota Tacoma pickups

CST Leveling Kits for Toyota Tacoma pickups

Looking to level out your ride and remove the “rake” the stock truck comes with? Try out a CST leveling kit made specifically for the Toyota Tacoma.

by August 15, 2012 2 comments Accessories & Gear, Lift Kits
6″ BDS Lift Kit for 2005-2012 Tacoma

6″ BDS Lift Kit for 2005-2012 Tacoma

BDS Suspension recently announced that it is adding a 6” suspension lift for the 2005-2012 Toyota Tacoma. These new suspension systems keep with BDS’s tradition of using “full one-piece front/rear crossmembers coupled with precision machined ductile cast iron steering knuckles.”

by July 31, 2012 2 comments Accessories & Gear, Lift Kits