WESTiN: Pro Series Rear Bumper

“High and tight” best describes the great-looking all-new Pro Series Bumpers by WESTiN. These Rear Bumpers feature an off-road style with a slim, lightweight, one-piece design that adds a modern, yet aggressive style to your truck. Built to improve ground clearance and departure angles when driving through rugged terrain, the Pro Series Rear Bumpers are fully compatible with OEM parking sensors, hitches, and blind-spot monitors. Each Bumper includes two license-plate lights and can accommodate LED back-up lights (sold separately). The textured black powder-coat finish and e-coated base coat offer long-lasting corrosion protection in any weather. Installation is easy with the bolt-on design. Just add the original Pro-Mod Front Bumper and your transformation from stock to custom is complete!   

Features: 

  • Application-specific design  
  • Slim, lightweight one-piece design* 
  • Increases ground clearance & approach angle 
  • Constructed from 10G steel for strength & style 
  • Compatible with blind spot monitors & parking sensors 
  • Accommodates OEM hitch & LED back-up lights 
  • Accepts (2) FM6 LED flush-mount lights (sold separately) 
  • Custom laser cut WESTiN logo 
  • E-coated base coat for corrosion protection 
  • Textured black powder-coat finish offers extra protection 
  • Bolt-on installation requires no drilling 

* 2020 Toyota Tundra models feature a modular 3-piece design instead of the 1-piece design standard for all other makes. 

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Dee Zee: Hex Series Full-Length Bed Access Steps

Dee Zee’s Hex Series Full-Length Bed Access Steps stretch between your truck’s wheel wells and provide a third step for reaching items in your truck bed. This added functionality maintains a rugged, yet sleek design with the lightweight extruded aluminum construction. Each step features a textured black powder-coat finish and is designed to hug the rocker panels with custom-fit bracing that mounts to the truck using existing factory holes. They also feature a patented, integrated channel that enables you to position each of the three cast steps into the perfect position. Since truck heights are getting taller, the mounting bar for the Hex Series now extends past the cab to position the third step in front of the rear wheel. If it’s not quite right or you wish to change the position for different situations, simply loosen the bolts and slide to create the perfect, yet secure step.   

Features:  

  • Universal design comes in 94”, 102”, or 112” models 
  • Length determined by cab & bed length 
  • Custom-fit bracket kits are sold separately 
  • (3) steps per side for access to cab doors & truck bed 
  • Integrated channel adjusts steps for Customized Placement® 
  • Bed access can be positioned in front of the rear wheel 
  • Extruded aluminum construction 
  • Textured black powder-coat finish 
  • No-drill installation utilizes factory holes* 
  • Limited-lifetime warranty 

    *Brackets are custom fit for each vehicle and minor drilling may be required for a handful of vehicles. 

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Hypertech: Max Energy SPECTRUM™ Power Programmer

The Max Energy SPECTRUM™ Power Programmer delivers more power per-dollar than any other bolt-on programmer. It installs in less than 15 minutes without using tools or getting your hands dirty. Plus, it features a larger backlit LCD screen for a quick set-up and user-friendly navigation.  

Hypertech’s award-winning Power Tuning adds maximum horsepower, torque, and performance for any kind of driving for vehicles using regular, premium, E85, or diesel fuel. Hypertech’s Power Tuning also allows the highest power level for towing while maintaining safe EGTs.  

The speedometer calibrator allows you to re-program for correct speedometer readings and correct part-throttle shifting when you’ve installed tires that are not the same size as OEM tires, or if you’ve installed a ring and pinion set with a different rear gear ratio. You can raise or lower the top speed to match non-OEM tires and adjust the TPMS warning threshold for tire pressure. 

The Max Energy has other control options that give more customization. You can adjust shift firmness, shift response, throttle response and restriction, and TTC transmission algorithms. You can also remove ECM ability to force a 1-4 skip shift, extend the engines RPM range, raise/lower shift points in 100 RPM increments, and adjust the engine’s idle RPM. It can retune engine calibration for popular cold air intakes to correct the MAF reading and can read/clear diagnostic trouble codes (DTCs). Plus, you can adjust the “on/off” temperatures of the electric cooling fans. This Programmer also has modes and controls for fuel management systems V4/V8 for both the Multi-Displacement System (MDS) and the Active Fuel Management System (AFM). 

Features: 

  • Optimized engine tuning 
  • Most powerful tuning for towing 
  • Tuning for popular cold air intakes 
  • Speedometer calibrator 
  • TPMS threshold 
  • Top-speed limiter 
  • Automatic-transmission adjustments 
  • Fuel management systems (V4/V8) 
  • Throttle adjustments 
  • RPM “rev” limiter 
  • Cooling fan “On/Off” temperatures 
  • Read/display clear DTC’s 
  • Installs in less than 15 minutes 

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Rancho® (RS999070): RS9000™XL Adjustable Rear Shock Absorber for `20 Jeep JT Gladiator (2”-3” Height)

The Rancho® RS9000™XL 9-Position Adjustable Shock Absorber delivers nine levels of performance to on- and off-road trucks, SUVs, and Jeeps. Globally recognized as the first 9-position, manually adjustable ride control series in the off-road market, this performance shock absorber allows for optimal performance in any environment. The adjustable dampening enhances ride characteristics by counteracting the additional unsprung mass inherent in larger tire and wheel combinations. The gas pressurization of the shock minimized the air-to-oil mixture, while the graphite-filled, FLUON®-banded piston provides smoother piston travel and greater responsiveness. The low-friction, self-lubrication seal provides an extra layer of defense against dirt and debris and the protective boot adds another layer of protection to the shock rod and oil seal.  

Features: 

  • For 2020 Jeep JT Gladiator 
  • 2.0”–3.0” height 
  • 9-position, manually adjustable design 
  • Customized dampening control for on-/off-road flexibility 
  • 120-psi pressurized nitrogen gas minimizes air-to-oil mixture 
  • 18mm nitro-carburized piston rod  
  • Double-welded loops at stress areas 
  • 1.25” sintered iron piston for structural integrity 
  • Can withstand internal temperature of -40°F–248°F 
  • 2.75” tri-tube body is filled with all-weather fluid for cooler operation 
  • Polyurethane rebound bumper/bushings absorb ride harshness 
  • FLUON®-banded piston provide smoother piston travel 
  • Low-friction, self-lubricating seal retains gas & oil for quicker rebound 
  • Long-lasting premium liquid metallic finish 
  • Polyvinyl protective boots defend shock rod & oil seal  

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Keys to Ride: August Featured Brands

The Keys to Ride sweepstakes is now back again, running from July 1, 2020 – March 31, 2021. Total Truck Centers™ has partnered with Truck Hero to bring resellers a Grand Prize worthy of pursuit: a 2020 Dodge Ram 1500 fully customized with Truck Hero products!

Rules of Engagement

To be eligible for the Grand Prize, resellers must purchase a minimum of five participating Truck Hero product lines from their Total Truck Centers™ WD between July 1, 2020 and March 31, 2021. Participants will receive 1 entry for every $1,000 in qualifying purchases and bonus entries are available (see Official Rules for complete details)

Participating Lines

 • AMP Research
 • AVS
 • BAK Industries
 • BedRug
 • Bushwacker
 • Extang
 • Husky Liners
 • LUND
 • N-FAB
 • Retrax
 • Roll-N-Lock
 • Rugged Liner
 • TruXedo
 • Undercover

Stay tuned to this blog for a head’s up on each month’s bonus brands. We will also be sending emails and postcards to ensure you don’t miss an opportunity to score more entries. So, get ready to sell and good luck—we hope to see you in 2021 when you win this truck!

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Rancho (RS66905R9K): Level It Series 2.5” Suspension System Kit for Tacoma

The engineers at Rancho designed a new 2.5” Suspension System for the Toyota Tacoma that offers an aggressive look with a straightforward installation process. This kit was designed for 285/70R17 tires* and is made to lift the front of the truck 2.5” **. This kit includes the legendary Level It Rancho® RS9000™ XL 9-Position Adjustable Leveling Struts and Rear Shocks, differential drop spacers, and mounting hardware to provide superior on-road comfort and better off-road performance. Thus, this kit will allow the reuse of OEM wheels and tires. Also included is a set of high-quality, tubular Performance Upper Control Arms that deliver top-of-the-line performance and durability. The Rancho Control Arms are engineered to maintain the ball joint in its normal operating range, providing additional caster to aid in alignment when compared to OEM control arms on lifted applications. Each Rancho Control Arm has pre-installed, replaceable, OE-style rubber bushings and greasable ball joints for smooth, whisper-quiet operation and enhanced longevity. This kit also includes Rancho® Rear Blocks that raise the rear an additional 1.5” to level out the entire truck. Installation is simple with the 100% bolt-on design, making this kit complete for an easy, successful installation***.

Features:

  • For Toyota Tacoma 2WD/4WD (except TRD PRO 5-lug vehicles)
  • Fits up to 285/70R17 tires*
  • Adds 2.5” ride height***
  • Will not affect Electronic Stability Control
  • Maintains OE alignment specs
  • 100% bolt-on system***
  • Includes:
    • Level It struts
    • Rear shocks
    • Rear blocks
    • Upper control arms
    • Differential drop spacers
    • OE-style rubber bushings
    • Greasable ball joints
    • Mounting hardware
  • Limited-lifetime warranty

* 4.5”-5” back spacing wheels. Tire size can vary by brand, so modification may be needed for proper 285/70R17 wheel & tire clearance.

** Adding aftermarket bumpers, winches, etc. will net differences in lift height.

*** Must use OE springs & top mounting components.

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Iconic Accessories™ (441-82169): ¾” Shackle & Receiver Combo

Recovery and winch accessories are a vital part of any rugged, off-road adventure. To ensure safety and convenience in even the toughest situation, Iconic Accessories recovery and winch accessories are built tough and meant to last. Whether you are recovering a friend’s vehicle or your own, Iconic Accessories has the tools you need for the most unexpected encounters. This Shackle and Receiver Combination has a heavy-duty construction that is tested for safety, as well as durability. The Receiver is cross drilled for versatility, so this combo can be used both vertically and horizontally. It is made to fit any standard 2-inch receiver hitch and features a ¾-inch shackle. The shackle has a weight capacity that can withstand up to 4.5 tons.

Features:

  • Fits 2” receivers
  • ¾” shackle
  • 4.5-ton shackle weight capacity
  • Cross drilled for vertical & horizontal use
  • Tested for safety & durability

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Fastway (86-00-5015): FORTRESS™ Coupler Lock

Locking your trailer coupler is the best way to keep your trailer safe and deter tampering and theft. A coupler lock protects your trailer by making it nearly impossible for thieves to hook your trailer up to their vehicle. The Fastway® FORTRESS™ Coupler Lock keeps your trailer secure because it is the toughest coupler lock available and is made from the highest corrosion-resistant material. The unique design uses a hardened-steel U-shaped shackle that is reversible and fits virtually every coupler style. In fact, after years of testing Fastway still hasn’t found a coupler it doesn’t fit.

Locking and unlocking the FORTRESS™ is quick and easy with a front-facing key hole, so the keyhole is easily accessible. The lock cylinder is smooth, making the key turn easy. The solid engagement of the dual locking pins into both ends of the shackle provides the most security and peace of mind you can get in a coupler lock. With its thick housing, incredible strength, and tamper-resistant lock, you can be confident that your trailer is safe. Plus, it features a hinged cover to protect against dirt, debris, rust, water, and ice.

Features:

  • Fits all 1-7/8”, 2”, & 2-5/16” tongue-type trailer coupler
  • Hardened-steel construction
  • Reversible, U-shaped shackle design
  • Front-facing key hole for easy access
  • Smooth lock cylinder for easy key turning
  • Solid engagement of dual locking pins into both shackle ends
  • Hinged cover protects lock from dirt, debris, rust, etc.
  • Perfect for boats, RVs, trailers, etc.

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Fab Fours (TT1030-1): Trail Doors for `16-`20 Toyota Tacoma

Enjoy the open-air feeling in your Toyota Tacoma with the all-new Trail Doors by Fab Fours. Whether cruising around on a hot summer day or blazing the trail for adventure, these doors provide the rugged-look and outdoor functionality you’ve been searching for! Building on their reputation for the highest quality and best design in the truck market, the Fab Fours’ Tacoma Trail Doors focus on both strength and durability. Made from twelve-gauge US Steel and finished in a two-stage matte black powder coating, these doors have superior construction and design, as well as corrosion resistance in any weather or terrain. The font doors are made to accommodate aftermarket side-view mirrors and feature a cup-holder for convenience. This package includes both sets of front and rear doors and door latches, for a complete installation straight from the box.

Features:

  • For `16-`20 Toyota Tacoma
  • Rattle-resistant design
  • 12-gauge steel construction
  • Matte black powder-coat finish
  • Inside of doors have light storage areas
  • Accommodates aftermarket side-view mirrors
  • Front doors feature a cup-holder
  • Includes all 4 doors (2 front & 2 rear)
  • Door latches included
  • Made in the USA

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Paramount Automotive (81-10600/81-20600): Gen 2 Tri-Tube Rock Sliders for Wrangler JK/JL 4DR

Beef up your Jeep’s off-road capability and rugged appearance with these Gen 2 Tri-Tube Rock Sliders by Paramount Automotive. This innovative armor protects vulnerable rocker panels while traversing over rocks and rough terrain during off-road adventuring. These Rock Sliders also function as nerf bars, keeping the doors and sides of the vehicle away from hazards such as trees, canyon walls, etc. In addition to protecting the body of the vehicle, these Rock Sliders provide a wide stepping surface for safe, easy entry and exit of the vehicle.

These Rock Sliders have a 42 mm heavy-wall, tubular construction that attached to the vehicle frame for maximum strength. These Rock Sliders feature removable sliders and step plates that can be repainted for customization. The bolt-on installation is simple with no cutting or drilling required. 

Features:

  • For `07-`18 Jeep Wrangler JK 4DR (81-10600)
  • For `18-`20 Jeep Wrangler JL 4DR (81-20600)
  • Rock slider protects rocker panels from rocks & rough terrain
  • Nerf bars acts as protective barrier for sides of vehicle
  • Wide step surface for safely entering & exiting vehicle
  • 42 mm heavy-wall, tubular construction
  • Removable slider & step plates can be repainted for customization
  • Simple bolt-on installation requires no cutting or drilling
  • Lifetime structural warranty against manufacturer defects

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