How to Keep Your Truck Cool this Summer

July 26th, 2016
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It’s going to be a hot summer, so it’s important to find ways to keep your truck cool.

It’s hot outside! The National Weather Service issued a heat advisory warning yesterday, and it seems likely that we will continue to see some extraordinarily hot days this summer. Did you know that when it is just 80 degrees fahrenheit the temperature inside your truck can reach over 120 degrees? That is because sunlight gets trapped inside, and the heat will not only make driving miserable but can damage your interior as well. Here are just a few ways you can keep your truck cool this summer. Read the rest of this entry »

Types of Flat Truck Bed Covers

July 19th, 2016
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Truck bed covers protect and keep cargo out of sight.

Truck bed covers are a great way to secure the load in your truck bed. With such a huge variety of different types, styles and manufacturers of truck bed covers, how do you determine which one is right for your truck? Here’s a quick rundown of everything you need to know.
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Why You Should Consider a Dash Cam for Your Truck

July 12th, 2016
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A dash cam could save you from the traffic headaches you least expect.

Just about everything has a camera these days, but many people often overlook the need to keep one in their truck. With all the acts of unbelievable stupidity on the road, why wouldn’t you want to keep a visual record? A dash cam is exactly what its name implies: a camera for your dashboard. Here’s a few reasons why you should consider adding one to your truck. Read the rest of this entry »

Tips for Camping out of Your Truck

July 6th, 2016
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Make the most of your truck on your next camping trip.

Summer is the best time of the year to take your truck out on a road trip and spend some time camping in the great outdoors. For many people, camping out of their truck is a cheaper, more convenient option than pitching a tent. While not as glamorous as an RV or a tent, truck bed camping allows hunters and adventurers to beat the competition to some of the best spots. Here are a few tips for transforming your truck into a mobile living space. Read the rest of this entry »

Why You Should Consider Seat Covers

June 30th, 2016
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Seat covers can breathe new life into your truck’s interior.

Your truck is one of your most expensive, and presumably, beloved possessions. It follows that should want to keep your truck in excellent condition, especially the interior—where you will be spending most of your time. A seat cover is a great investment to protect your truck’s seats from the wear and tear of the elements. Everyday driving can have quite an impact on the life of your truck seats. You create friction when you rub against the seat material which creates micro-tears, cracks and fades gradually over time. Here are a few things to know about seat covers to get you started. Read the rest of this entry »

Prepare Your Truck for a Road Trip

June 17th, 2016
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Make sure your truck is ready for your next adventure.

The Summer travel season is nearly upon us, and with gas prices as low as they are there’s never been a better time to take your truck out on a road trip. Whether it’s a quick trip or a journey across the country, you’ll want to make sure your truck is tricked out for your next adventure. Read the rest of this entry »

Getting Your Truck Ready for Summer

June 8th, 2016
Getting your truck ready for summer

Make sure your truck is ready for your summer road trips!

Before you hit the beach or your favorite vacation spot, now is the time you want to get your truck ready for summer. Dust, heat, and stop-and-go traffic can all take a toll on your truck. While you can’t stop these elements, you can provide your truck with preventative maintenance to help its performance. Let’s take a look at a few tips for getting your truck ready for the summer of 2016. Read the rest of this entry »

Signs You Need New Headlights

June 3rd, 2016

 

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Headlights help to protect your vehicle in the rain and at night. But how will you know when you need to change them?

Few things are more frustrating than a burned out headlight on a dark night or during a rough summer thunderstorm. Here are some ways to tell if you’ll need to change out your truck’s headlight soon (and prevent the stress of a burned out bulb). Read the rest of this entry »

Why Do You Need A Dashboard Cover?

May 27th, 2016
Dashboard cover

Don’t let your investment fade. Check out why you need a dashboard cover for your vehicle!

Installing a car dashboard cover is one of the most important steps you can take toward maintaining the look and functionality of the interior of your vehicle. A dashboard cover protects against sun damage, which can lead to the lightening of your exterior and even causes your dashboard material to crack. They can also cover already existent sun damage and prevent stains from food and beverages. Read the rest of this entry »

Preparing your Truck for Summer

May 20th, 2016

 

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Is your truck ready for summer?

We covered how you can prepare your truck for winter, but there is a lot to do before summer as well. Extreme weather of any kind is going to pose a challenge for your rig, but when you’re adequately prepared, you won’t have any trouble. So, are you ready to learn more about how you can get your truck ready for the summer? Let’s do this! Read the rest of this entry »