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Choosing new nerf bars can be an overwhelming process. It doesn’t make it easier that Go Rhino has such a large selection of top-quality nerf bars. So, how do you know which are the best? Check out this article for everything you need to know before purchasing your next Go Rhino nerf bars.

Published: 12/28/2011
Looking for more horsepower, more torque and better throttle response? Go beyond mufflers and exhaust tips and maximize that throaty growl with the best exhaust headers on the market.

Published: 12/28/2011
Looking for more horsepower, more torque and better throttle response? Go beyond mufflers and exhaust tips and maximize that throaty growl with the best exhaust headers on the market.

Published: 12/27/2011
Nick Holonyak, an employee at General Electric is the brains behind the modern LED light since his development of the first practical visible-spectrum LED in 1962. Holonyak’s technology has been applied to the automotive world to light up the night like never before. Which product provides the best LED lights for your ride? Let’s take a closer look.

Published: 12/27/2011
There are car accessories for everyone. Some folks lean toward custom dash covers for cars while others prefer to add some bling with chrome accents. If you’re more in the mood for some shining, you’ve come to the right place.

Published: 12/27/2011
Want a change of scenery on your next bike ride? No problem. When you install a hitch bike rack, you can easily take your bicycles anywhere you can drive to. Now, your only problem is deciding which hitch bike rack to choose.

Published: 12/22/2011
There’s a war brewing, and the aftermarket automotive lighting industry is the battlefield. Known as Putco vs. PIAA, this is one battle that’s likely to wage for years to come. PIAA, the most well-known name in the biz has been challenged by the young upstart Putco, for the title of lighting dominance. But, the way we see it, from Dodge Ram tail lights to Toyota Tacoma fog lights and every import and domestic vehicle bulb in between, you can’t go wrong with either brand for lighting your way.

Published: 12/22/2011
If your workday begins and ends behind the wheel of this legendary rig, you're in good company. And, at AutoAnything we've got you covered with a long list of must-have accessories for your 2012 Ford F-150 that allow you to get the most out of your truck, while enhancing its interior and exterior appearance with a truly custom look.

Published: 12/21/2011
Nelly may have been on to something when he called for us to let him see our grills. No, he probably wasn’t referring to barbecues nor car parts, but we can learn much about the flash of Nelly’s grill and apply it to today’s topic: grille guards. No, these grille guards aren’t the football player mouth protection sort we see on Sunday TV; this type of grille guard protects your ride’s front end.

Published: 12/19/2011
Just like hot air balloons, the crime rate and gasoline, the price of shocks always seems to be going up, up, up. But never fear , with a few tips and tricks up your sleeve and a some shocking, er, shopping around, you can cut the cost shocks dramatically.

Published: 12/19/2011
You’ve finally given in and upgraded to safer and more stylish turn signal mirrors. But, what do you do next? Read this guide to help you better understand how to install your fashionable new side mirrors.

Published: 12/16/2011
Choosing between the best of the best can be a challenge. That’s why we make it easier on you by providing all the information you need to know when it comes to choosing between Westin and Aries bull bars.

Published: 12/16/2011
Wondering which mats are the best all-weather mats on the market? Well, wonder no more. We have everything you need to know when choosing your new set of all-weather floor mats.

Published: 12/13/2011
Not a lot of people know the difference between superchargers and turbochargers. So, how are you supposed to decide between the two? Check out this article for everything you need to know in the battle of superchargers vs. turbochargers.

Published: 12/12/2011
With many conflicting opinions kicking around about performance gains from throttle body spacers, several glowing online throttle body reviews agree that a throttle body spacer delivers the most bang for your performance buck. Read this article to uncover more performance facts from true product end-users.

Published: 12/8/2011
Want to add extra protection to your garage floors while covering up the existing blemishes? You need to think about adding garage floor mats to your garage. But, before you can do that, you need to check out this article to find out everything you need to know about garage flooring accessories.

Published: 12/8/2011
The AC/DC smash hit “Big Balls” was a shining example of how double entendre can mesmerize a nation of young radio listeners. So, it’s no wonder that there’s now a nation of former radio listeners turned devoted caravaners wondering about how to install a trailer hitch ball.

Published: 12/5/2011
When we think about our bodies, we know there are many things we can do to keep ourselves looking our best: we can hit the gym, eat the right foods, get in enough sleep and bust some snazzy threads. Give your ride’s body the same effort you put in your own body by installing one of the best body kits on the market.

Published: 12/1/2011
Floor mats and floor liners are designed to deliver the best protection possible for your vehicle’s carpets. But, how do you know which one provides the best coverage? First, it’s important to know just how floor mats and floor liners differ. Then, you can decide which style will meet your specific carpet-protection needs.

Published: 11/30/2011
Before you decide whether or not to purchase a new exhaust system, it’s always smart to do your research. And, we make it easy on you by giving you all the pros and cons of purchasing an exhaust system right up front.

Published: 11/29/2011
Installing an air horn is a simple task that can be completed in your own driveway. Before you begin, however, you’ll want to read this article to get an idea of just what the job entails.

Published: 11/29/2011
When it comes to choosing floor mats, you have several different styles to choose from. So, how do you decide which floor mats are going to provide you with the style and protection you need? Check out this article for everything you need to know when making your next floor mats purchase.

Published: 11/29/2011
What are the best cargo carriers on the market? From a Jeep Wrangler roof rack to safely stow your surfari gear to the perfect roof rack to secure your skis or snowboard, we’ve got you covered. After extensive research, we have narrowed down our recommendations for the best roof racks available. Let’s take a closer look.

Published: 11/29/2011
Looking for a way to make your car or truck stand out from the rest? It’s easy—simply set your ride up with a custom billet grille. The only trouble is, how do you know which billet grille to choose? Here’s everything you need to know when faced with the decision Putco vs. Carriage Works billet grilles.

Published: 11/29/2011
Power programmers can do wonders for your engine’s output. But, in order to decide which programmer is best for you, it’s important to understand just how they work. Check out this article and discover how car and truck programmers work to improve your ride’s MPGs and horsepower.

Published: 11/28/2011
With so many cold air intakes on the market, how do you know which one is best for you? Are you looking for more power? How about more speed? Well, then check out this article to discover just how the Spectre cold air intake delivers the results you want.

Published: 11/28/2011
Giving your payload the best protection possible is a must. But, when it comes to choosing the best tonneau cover to do the job, how do you know which one is best? We have everything you need to know when choosing your new Extang or Truxedo cover.

Published: 11/28/2011
When you have too much gear to cram into your trunk or cargo space, it’s time to think about getting a convenient cargo carrier. But, when it comes to top styles, like roof racks and hitch racks, how do you know which one to choose. That’s where we come in. Check out this article to help you compare the benefits of roof racks vs. hitch racks.

Published: 11/22/2011
Can’t decide between a single exhaust and a dual exhaust? No problem. We have all the information you need to know in order to decide which system is best for you and your vehicle.

Published: 11/18/2011
Sound the horns! Airaid does just what its name promises—it aids your engine in the induction of fresh air. Like the power of deep breathing for mere mortals, an Airaid cold air intake gives your ride the power it needs to perform at its peak.

Published: 11/17/2011
If you’re thinking about purchasing new brake pads, you want to make sure you do your research to find the best brake pad for your vehicle. That’s why we provide you with everything you need to know about ceramic brake pads to help you make your buying decision.

Published: 11/17/2011
Before you rush out and purchase just any old car bra, you should know just how LeBra car bras stand apart from the rest. We have the inside scoop on how LeBra car bras work and which LeBra car bras offer the best protection.

Published: 11/15/2011
Offering an entire lineup of bed protectors, from the full-blown BedRug Truck Bed Liner and BedTred Pro to the easy-to-use BedRug Bed Mat and Van Mat, BedRug is serious about protecting your bed. Of course, like most truck bed accessories, you may be wondering how to install BedRug liners. Let’s take a closer look at the process

Published: 11/11/2011
Read the following article to get an in-depth explanation for how to install backup sensors and cameras, and the several uses for these products.

Published: 11/9/2011
Why pay an overpriced mechanic to change your oil when you can do it yourself in the same amount of time and for much less money? Check out this article for everything you need to know when it comes to changing your own oil.

Published: 11/8/2011
You’ve decided that it’s about time you give your vehicle a makeover. And, what better place to start than with a new dash kit? Besides being affordable and easy to do on your own, dash kits give your ride a whole new look of luxury and character.

Published: 11/8/2011
You’ve finally made the decision to purchase new seat covers, but you’re having a hard time deciding which covers to purchase. When choosing between top brands, like Wet Okole and Coverking, it’s important that you have all the facts to help make your buying decision easier.

Published: 11/7/2011
Discover new levels of comfort, handling and safety when you dump your stock shocks and upgrade to performance shocks. Whether you’re looking for a smoother ride or you want to lower your racing stance, an aftermarket suspension system gets the job done. And, when you choose from one of the top names in the game, like Bilstein shocks or Eibach shocks, you get the top-notch suspension upgrades you need, all at a price you can afford.

Published: 11/7/2011
You’re about to hit the roads for your next big adventure. You’ve got your winch, your shovel and your GPS. You’re ready for just about anything. But, did you know that you could be even more prepared if you had your rig equipped with truck bull bars? That’s right, more than just rugged good looks, bull bars and brush guards provide more protection for your passengers as well as for your vehicle. And, they’re a great place for mounting off-road lights.

Published: 11/7/2011
When it comes to keeping up on your vehicle’s maintenance, you don’t want to forget about your brake pads. Because they play such an important role in your ride’s stopping abilities, you need to change your brake pads as soon as they need it. But, how do you know when they need to be changed? Check out this article for everything you need to know when it comes to recognizing the warning signs.

Published: 11/4/2011
Nothing screams used car like a faded, cracked and warped dashboard. But, when you set your ride up with a new dash kit, you can revert your vehicle into a stylish, clean new car.

Published: 11/4/2011
Whether you’re just getting around to purchasing new shocks, or you’ve had a pair that you’ve been meaning to install, we have all the information you need when it comes to successfully (and easily) installing your new Bilstein shocks.

Published: 11/4/2011
When you want the best results from your new Flowmaster exhaust, you need to make sure you’re choosing one that meets your expectations. But, with so many options, like the Hushpower and American Thunder lines, how do you know which one is best for you? Check out this article for everything you need to know when choosing your new exhaust system.

Published: 11/3/2011
With so many options on the market, choosing new wiper blades can be overwhelming. But, when you check out this article, you can find out everything you need to know when it comes to purchasing replacement wipers.

Published: 11/2/2011
Protect your truck bed and prevent your cargo from sliding around when you set your rig up with a truck bed liner. Check out this article to find out just how easy it is to give your truck bed the protection it needs.

Published: 11/2/2011
Looking to put some real bark in your mean machine’s bite? The easiest and most popular way is with a cat back exhaust system from Flowmaster or Magnaflow. But, when you want the real power rumble, a few pipes, a muffler and some exhaust tips aren’t going to cut it—it’s time to install some headers. And, if you’re wondering how to install exhaust headers, read on.

Published: 10/28/2011
When sliding down a rainbow, how does a leprechaun stop? If the little green guy is about to slam into that pot of gold, he surely wouldn’t want to send those doubloons a-flying. If he had the stopping power of EBC brakes, he could land on the booty with the lightweight touch of a feather.

Published: 10/27/2011
What do brake rotors do? Well, the short answer is, stop your car. But, do we really know how brake rotors work, really? If not, keep reading below for a quick overview of how your vehicle’s disc brakes system actually operates in relation to the brake rotors, and a few tips on purchasing brake components.

Published: 10/27/2011
Along with the explosion in pickup truck popularity, the pickup truck accessories aftermarket has blown up as well. And, that includes the ever-popular tonneau cover. No longer those clumsy old vinyl and snap tarp-like covers, tonneaus are now big business. But, with all this newfound interest, many of us are left asking what do tonneau covers do and how do they fit. Well, we’re glad you asked.

Published: 10/26/2011
aFe and Airaid are both known for crafting some of the finest intake systems on the market. So, how do you choose between them? We’ve made it easy for you by researching everything you need to know when selecting your next intake system.

Published: 10/25/2011
Whenever the subject of high performance air filters comes up, the true enthusiast instantly thinks about K&N air filters. Not only did K&N pioneer the performance air filter industry, they’re lauded for building the best air filters money can buy. But, with many different reusable air filters to choose from, we always get asked which is the best K&N air filter. Below, we’ll discuss the K&N lineup and let you decide.

Published: 10/25/2011
One of the least thought about parts of your automobile is the humble spark plug. So small and inconsequential looking, most folks are happy to go along without giving their spark plugs a second thought—until they don’t work. Suddenly, this tiny part can bring your whole day to a halt. But, we can prevent the heartache and an expensive tow job by learning what do spark plugs do and more importantly, how spark plugs work.

Published: 10/25/2011
In the world of high-performance cold air intake systems, or CAI, the biggest brand war brewing is Injen vs Volant. The intake system industry is one of the most competitive of all aftermarket parts, so when two brands stand out like these guys do, you can rest assured you’re getting a quality product.

Published: 10/24/2011
When you’re on the go, one thing you shouldn’t have to question is the ability to stop. But when it’s time to put the brakes on all the comparison shopping, look no further than the match-up of two brake titans: StopTech vs. EBC.

Published: 10/20/2011
When it comes to high-quality automotive lights, two brands stand out from the rest: Hella and KC. So, how do you decide between some of the best brands in the biz? We’ve made it easy on you by presenting everything you need to know before making your next automotive lights purchase.

Published: 10/18/2011
What are the best headlight bulbs for your vehicle? Do you favor LED auto lights, fog lights or are you looking for something along the lines of plasma glow bulbs when it comes to your vote for the best automotive lights? Let’s look at the front runners.

Published: 10/20/2011
Ready to set your ride apart from the highway herd? Well, nothing sets it apart like a racy custom body kit accenting its lines and contours. But, besides adding a custom look to your vehicle, what do body kits do exactly. We’re glad you asked.

Published: 10/14/2011
What do exhausts do? Great question, but to understand how exhaust works, we’ve got to understand how your engine works, and that’s easy.

Published: 10/14/2011
The best ways to add aggressive off-road style to your truck, without dropping the bottom from your bank account, is with a one of the truck lift kits that are so popular today. But, before we talk about what do lift kits do and how lift kits works, let’s discuss why they became such a popular addition for truck enthusiasts.

Published: 10/13/2011
One of the most popular performance upgrades on the market is the cold air intake. They’re not only easy to install, a CAI delivers the most horsepower bang for your hard-earned buck, which explains the popularity. But before we start asking how much horsepower does a cold air intake add, we need to figure out what do air intakes do and how air intakes work.

Published: 10/13/2011
What do brakes do? Well, the easy answer is, stop your car. But, how many of us know how brakes work really? The following is a quick overview of how your vehicle’s disc brakes system actually works, and a few tips on purchasing brake components.

Published: 10/13/2011
So, you’re looking for a way for you and your speed demon to sneak past the boys in blue? If so, you’re probably shopping for a radar detector. But with so much legend surrounding these mysterious little black boxes, some of us wonder what do radar detectors do, anyway. We’re glad you asked.

Published: 10/12/2011
Installing a rear spoiler is a task that seems difficult, but can actually be done easily right in your own driveway. Don’t believe it? Check out this article to see just how easy it is to give your ride the look you want.

Published: 9/30/2011
When it’s time to upgrade your vehicle’s lighting and bring it into the 21st century, LED lighting can’t be beat. Fast becoming standard issue on most new cars, LED lights are one of the easiest ways to add modern style and high performance to your older ride. But, exactly what do LED lights do? Let’s answer that by discussing how LED lights work.

Published: 9/30/2011
If there’s one name synonymous with truck performance and power, it has to be Bully Dog Performance. In fact, with the insane horsepower (or is it dog power) and torque gains delivered by Bully Dog chips and performance tuners, they give a whole new meaning to the term, in the dog house!

Published: 9/29/2011
One of the most popular brands of floor liners around is Husky. Since 1988, the floor mat mavens at Husky have been crafting some of the best floor mats & liners on the market. But, when it comes to this particular brand, we’re always asked about which are best Husky Liner Floor Mats.

Published: 9/29/2011
Made famous by late-60s Porsches with Colgan bras strapped out front, car bras are one of the easiest ways to beautify and protect your vehicle. They add a cool racy look to any car, and are perfect for protection against new damage, and covering up old scars.

Published: 9/28/2011
Some of the best bed rails are diamond plate bed rails, Putco Locker Side Bed Rails, Westin Bed Rails and Dee Zee Bed Rails. To get the lowdown on all of your bed rail options, check-out our helpful article to see what truck bed rails are best for your vehicle.

Published: 9/27/2011
Take a stroll down the pit road of any world-class road-race course and there is one very common sight—Eibach suspension systems. Not only does Eibach sponsor the biggest events, their suspension systems are found on all the winning cars. Read our helpful article to see what’s the best Eibach suspension system for your car, truck or SUV.

Published: 9/27/2011
If you follow astrology, you know that Aries is governed by Mars, the planet of activity and assertiveness, which adds the traits of competitiveness and the instinct to act spontaneously to people born in this moon. So you can imagine that if you’re looking for a company to build the best bull bars & brush guards on the market, you can’t go wrong with active, competitive and spontaneous when it comes to asserting yourself into some off-road fun.

Published: 9/27/2011
When you’re out and about soaking in some rays, you take the time to apply sunscreen to avoid getting burnt. Your car can’t cry out for that sort of preventative care, but like a good owner, you anticipate its needs, don’t you? That’s why you’re searching for the best windshield sun shades and best travel accessories on the market. That’s where we come in.

Published: 9/27/2011
If you’re looking for a quick, easy and relatively inexpensive way to bolster your vehicle’s horsepower, a cold air intake is the way to go. One of the most popular aftermarket accessories of all time, the cold air intake, or CAI as enthusiasts know it, is a proven way to increase your engine’s output. But, instead of just installing one because everyone else is, lets ask what do cold air intakes do, and how cold air intakes work.

Published: 9/26/2011
For the occasional do-it-yourselfer, there is no easier upgrade to perform on your vehicle than installing an exhaust tip. They come pre-shaped, pre-polished (in most cases) and ready to bolt on. Once installed, exhaust tips can make even the most bland factory exhaust systems look terrific, and they take the style of an aftermarket cat back exhaust right over the top.

Published: 9/26/2011
When it comes to the most popular performance chips on the market, Superchips is the first brand enthusiasts think of. Get the lowdown on what’s the best Superchip performance chip for your vehicle with this AutoAnything helpful article.

Published: 9/26/2011
Looking to step up your rig’s style with a quality set of nerf bars or running boards? If so, look no further than Westin. Read our helpful article to see what’s the best Westin nerf bar for your truck or SUV.

Published: 9/23/2011
Let’s face it—there’s nothing that compares with the utility of a truck. You can throw just about anything in that bed and be on your way down the road. But you want to do it with finesse and with peace of mind. What’s the solution? A truck bed cover to protect your gear and keep your truck rolling in style. Whether you’re looking for a Ford F150 bed cover, a Toyota Tundra, a Ford Ranger tonneau cover or anything in between, you need look no further than the wide line of Access truck bed covers.

Published: 9/23/2011
At first glance, the question, “what do bug deflectors do,” may seem silly. But when you see a bug deflector, you’ll probably wonder how they deflect bugs and if they even work at all. So, let’s take a closer look.

Published: 9/23/2011
Add stylish protection to your ride when you set it up with fender flares from AutoAnything. When it comes to fender flares, we sell the best brands at the lowest prices. And, you can install them yourself in just minutes, saving even more money.

Published: 9/23/2011
Do you like my seats? They are leaaathuuurrr. Not every car comes equipped with a plush interior, but the experience can be yours when you upgrade your ride with leather car seat covers or faux leather . What are the best leather seat covers on the market? Let’s investigate our options.

Published: 9/23/2011
One of the most intriguing components of the internal combustion engine is the intake manifold. Let’s discuss what a performance intake manifold can do for your morning commute.

Published: 9/23/2011
Thanks to constant use, one of the first places in your interior to get gummed up and to show wear and tear is the steering wheel. Even after cleaning, it’s hard to cover up that black hand goo and any wear spots. So what’s a discerning driver to do when faced with the grungy steering wheel? Cover it, that’s what. And, if you’re wondering how to install a steering wheel cover, you’re in the right spot.

Published: 9/22/2011
Anytime you’re doing a brake job, it’s recommended that you swap out more than the brake pads. Often times the rotors need replacing, or at least resurfacing, and other components can show wear and tear, too. And though brake lines rarely need replacement during routine maintenance, upgrading to a set of stainless steel brake lines is highly recommended. After all, you’re down there anyway. And, though you may think a brake is a brake line, nothing adds a serious dose of pedal punch like a set of stainless steel performance brake lines.

Published: 9/22/2011
On the truck bed covers battlefield, there is a brand battle brewing that’s getting some much-deserved attention—TruXedo vs. Access. Both have been making covers for decades, and you can read our helpful article to see what brand makes the best tonneau cover for your truck.

Published: 9/21/2011
Take a quick look at any online automotive forum and you’ll see a great debate taking place. One camp is all about upgrading their vehicles with reusable air filters, the other is hell-bent on running factory-approved filters. But, before anyone can weigh in on one side or the other with an educated decision, it’s a good idea to not only ask how air filters work, but ask what do air filters do.

Published: 9/21/2011
With the cost of metals rising nearly as fast as gasoline, the cost of an exhaust system for your vehicle has skyrocketed. And, when you consider the cost exhaust will set you back for a custom system, you may decide to stick with that backfiring OEM system. But, with a few pointers, it’s easy to bring the price of an exhaust system down dramatically.

Published: 9/20/2011
When it comes to the loudest battle in performance exhaust, the prize has to go to Corsa vs. Magnaflow. Both brands are legendary in the performance world for their powerful designs, top-quality materials and unforgettable growls, the kind of deep rumbles that have your competition doing a double take. Check-out our helpful article to see whether Magnaflow or Corsa is right for you.

Published: 9/20/2011
On the battlefield known as the cold air intake kits market, there’s a brand battle of epic proportions waging right now. Cold air intake is the most competitive market in the aftermarket industry, and Takeda vs. AEM is the latest industry melee. One thing to be sure of though, in such a competitive landscape, when brands like Takeda or AEM stick around, it’s because they make great stuff.

Published: 9/20/2011
One of the most important systems on your vehicle also happens to be one of the most misunderstood and mysterious systems—the brake system. And when they’re not working, the panic can set in. But, barring any catastrophic failures, when brakes go bad it’s usually just a worn set of pads causing the problem. Swapping brake pads is an easy enough fix, but before we can do that, we have to understand exactly what do brake pads do and how brake pads work.

Published: 9/20/2011
What do catalytic converters do? Well, duh, they convert catalytics, genius. And, while that answer may satiate the average automotive neophyte, it’s not gonna fly with those of us who really want to know. So, for your edification and ours, let’s talk about how catalytic converters work.

Published: 9/19/2011
When buying a new vehicle, one is always confronted with the question of which aftermarket parts to get, and more importantly, who to get them from. This is especially true when it comes to rubber floor mats, bug deflectors and window visors. Check-out our helpful article to see why WeatherTech makes some of the best floor mats & delfectors in the industry.

Published: 9/19/2011
Between carrying groceries, hauling sports equipment, and bringing your four-legged friends along for the ride, your cargo area puts up with a lot. But, if you want your trunk carpet to continue looking as good as the day you bought your vehicle, you need to install a cargo liner.

Published: 9/15/2011
Whether you’re looking to upgrade a battle-worn dashboard, add some plush protection to your interior—or both—a dashboard cover is the best way to do it. Not only do dash mats cost far less than a replacement dash, the installation is much easier, too. And, since it doesn’t require professional installation, lets talk about how to install a dashboard cover.

Published: 9/15/2011
Dashboard covers are a great way to maximize the life of your vehicle's interior. What are the best dashboard covers on the market? It depends on your taste and style. Read our helpful article to find the dash cover that's best for you.

Published: 9/13/2011
When you're rolling hard in your dependable rig, you've got to be driving with a tonneau cover. Any respectable truck owner can agree upon that undeniable fact. But, do you go retractable or hard? That is the key question we'll explore in detail, right here.

Published: 9/12/2011
Whether you’re hauling luggage, bicycles or your kitchen sink, you need a secure base rack system to make sure your cargo gets where you’re going safely. Base rack systems provide the steady foundation for cargo carriers, roof rack systems and more. And, even if the top of your vehicle is bare, we have a base rack system that’ll work for you.

Published: 9/9/2011
One of the most popular brands of truck bed covers ever is Extang. Since 1982, the tonneau titans at Extang have been crafting some of the best tonneau covers on the market. But, when it comes to this specific brand, we’re always asked about which are the best Extang tonneau covers. Well, that’s like asking which is the best hammer—the answer depends on the job at hand.

Published: 9/9/2011
If you’re looking for a part that provides up to a hundred horsepower gain, you can be sure a supercharger is just what you need. Read our helpful article to figure out how superchargers work and what they do for your vehicle.

Published: 9/8/2011
Stop means stop! There is no gray area when it comes to braking. You go fast, and you want to stop fast. That’s why finding the best brake pads on the market is such an important decision. With a bird of prey’s eye for stopping, Hawk brake pads give you the control you need--when you need it most.

Published: 9/2/2011
You’ve got custom wheels, tinted windows and a tiger under the hood. You hit the open road—ready for adventure. But have you given much thought to the tiny little creatures that are headed in the opposite direction? You know what? They’re dying to make their mark on your ride—quite literally. That’s why you need the best deflector you can find to keep your ride rolling clean.

Published: 9/1/2011
Your ride needs the best car cover on the market. While other brands boast comprehensive protection, nobody does it like Coverking. Read our helpful article to find the best Coverking car cover for your vehicle.

Published: 8/31/2011
What is the best car cover for your ride? While there is a wide range of choices available, many reviewers recommend Covercraft car covers. And what is the best Covercraft car cover on the market? Read more to find out.

Published: 8/30/2011
What are nerf bars? Well, for one, they definitely are not spongy. Think of it this way: they’re one of the coolest truck step ups available. Whether you’re loading your kids, your cargo or your bike, nerf bars provide a stable place to step and create a tough look for your truck or SUV.

Published: 8/29/2011
When Depeche Mode sang, “I’m taking a ride with my best friend,” do you think they meant them and their dog Boo? Do you think Martin Gore would be willing to risk a tear in that luxurious leather interior just so Fido could accompany him on his tour bus? What he needs, and what you need because you love both your vehicle and your furry best friend, is a great set of pet seat covers.

Published: 8/24/2011
When it comes to cargo-carrying combat, no two brands go at it like Thule vs. INNO. In the hyper-competitive bike racks, roof racks and cargo carriers market, just making a name for yourself means a lot. And, by becoming two of the biggest brands in the business, these companies are both synonymous with high quality. But, when faced with a decision between purchasing INNO or Thule racks, it’s best to weigh your cargo-carrying needs before you purchase.

Published: 8/23/2011
Stainless Works crafts some of the best exhaust, mufflers & tips in the business. Read our helpful article to find the right exhaust system for your vehicle.

Published: 8/19/2011
You want your ride to rev, roar and rake in MPG’s , so you know a thing or two about the perfect combination of performance exhaust headers and mufflers, but when you’re building the perfect exhaust system, can’t forget about the finishing touch. An essential part of the best exhaust systems on the market is that extra little touch that sets you apart from the pack: an exhaust tip.

Published: 8/16/2011
A cold air intake system boosts your vehicle's gas mileage, horsepower and overall performance. Check out our helpful article to find out how Volant intake systems can improve your vehicle.

Published: 8/10/2011
Do you want a new set of rubber floor mats but don’t know what’s the right brand for you? Check out our helpful article to find the best car or truck rubber mats.

Published: 8/5/2011
OPTIMA and Interstate are two of the leading names in the car battery industry. So, when it comes time to choose a new car battery, you may have a tough time deciding between the two brands. Here’s everything you need to know to help make your decision easier.

Published: 8/4/2011
If there’s one debate that’ll never be settled among bench racers, hot rodders and weekend wrenchers alike, it’s the question of which brand makes the exhaust, mufflers & tips for high-performance motoring. But, even if they can’t agree on one brand, they all agree that Flowmaster exhaust is in the upper echelon of performance exhaust systems.

Published: 8/3/2011
Sure. You drive around town in your ride. It looks good. You look good. It feels good. You feel good. But the essential question here is: could it feel better than good? The answer is a resounding roaring YES! Take your car’s power from good to great--give your baby a breath of fresh air with one of the best air intake systems on the planet, an Injen CAI.

Published: 8/2/2011
From trailers and bike racks to cargo boxes and cargo steps, it takes a strong receiver hitch to make the right connection. No longer reserved for just pulling trailers, the multi-faceted trailer hitch has come along way. And, if you’re looking for one of the best trailer hitches money can buy, look no further than CURT Hitches.

Published: 8/1/2011
To make your Ford really stand out from the highway herd, how many pieces of flare does it take? The answer is four. Because, unlike that annoyingly-happy waiter’s sauce-spattered apron which requires at least 16 pieces of flare, your F150 already looks good, and 4 fender flares would make it look better. Which brings us to the question: How to install fender flares on a Ford F150?

Published: 7/29/2011
Your ride needs a little shine—something more than what your local car wash can provide. You need some shine of a different level: chrome accessories to get your ride shinin’ like it should.

Published: 7/28/2011
When you decide you want more power for your ride, it’s time to install a performance chip or programmer to your ride. Now, you just need to decide which programmer is going to deliver the maximum results. Here’s the skinny on everything you need to know to help you decide between Hypertech and Bully Dog.

Published: 7/28/2011
Check our helpful article to find the best aftermarket suspension components that’ll keep your classic beast under control and riding smooth.

Published: 7/28/2011
If you’re having a hard time choosing between Centric and EBC rotors, you’ve come to the right place. We’ve done the research to bring you everything you need to know before making your brake rotor purchase.

Published: 7/27/2011
Can’t decide between aFe and Banks for your performance intake system? No problem. We’ve researched everything you need to know to help you choose the best system for your ride.

Published: 7/27/2011
With so many power programmers and performance chips for trucks on the market, some speed enthusiasts are left to wonder what are the best performance chips. And, if you ever find yourself in this discussion, and someone chimes in to say that the best chips are from Bully Dog, listen to that guy—he on to something.

Published: 7/22/2011
Trying to figure out how to get your bicycle to the trailhead with out a) beating it to death in the back of your vehicle, or b) beating yourself to death by riding it there? Well, you’re in luck, because the aftermarket is stacked to the racks with bicycle racks designed to get it there in one piece. But, with so many brands and varieties, a lot of people wonder how to install a bike rack.

Published: 7/22/2011
These 2 elite brands are loved by many, but both are definite investments. This article covers the nitty gritty details to help you understand the differences between both top notch exhaust brands to help you decide on which system is best for your vehicle.

Published: 7/14/2011
When shopping, many buyers wonder what company makes the best deflector on the market. Check out our helpful article to see why Weathertech has some of the best bug deflectors and vent visors for your vehicle.

Published: 7/13/2011
Borla makes some of the best exhaust components around. Check out our helpful article to find the right Borla exhaust system or part for you.

Published: 7/12/2011
If you want power and roar to be your song, look no further than Ram air kits. Once installed, you’re ready to maximize your drive power with a quick throttle response—positioning yourself as leader of the pack. From the Banks Super Scoop

Published: 7/11/2011
Posi Quiet vs. Hawk is probably the quietest war raging in the world of aftermarket performance parts. Check out our helpful article to get the scoop on the best brakes for your vehicle..

Published: 7/8/2011
Ever perused the pit section of an off-road racecourse? If so, you likely noticed one brand banner everywhere you looked—Skyjacker suspension systems. And, it’s no accident, because many racers, mechanics and enthusiasts agree that Skyjacker crafts some of the best suspension systems on the market.

Published: 7/7/2011
Though there are many imitators, you’d be hard pressed to find anyone willing to disagree that best car bras are Colgan car bras. After all, Colgan invented the car bra back in the 60s, for Porsches none-the-less, and they continue to innovate and create some of the finest bras for cars, trucks and SUVs on the market.

Published: 7/6/2011
Seeking to spruce up your truck and find a way to keep your cargo in place? The perfect solution? A tonneau cover. Although there are a myriad of choices when it comes to the best tonneau covers, you can’t go wrong with the many choices Lund has for your ride.

Published: 7/5/2011
Edge Performance makes some of the best performance chips on the market. But, if Edge performance chips are best, which are the best Edge performance chips? Check out our helpful article to get inside scoop on Edge's chips and programmers.

Published: 6/29/2011
Looking to add a touch of class to your truck while keeping your cargo secure? Then look no further than a TruXedo tonneau cover. To get the lowdown on the best one for your truck, checkout this helpful article.

Published: 6/28/2011
When you want to let fresh air into your vehicle without getting buffeted by gale force winds, there’s only one product to go for—vent visors and window deflectors. Learn how to install window visors with this helpful guide from AutoAnything.

Published: 6/27/2011
In the off-road world, there’s a brand battle brewing. And, the back trails of America have become the muddy battlefield: Rugged Ridge vs. Smittybilt! To decide what brand is right for you, check out our helpul article and get the best nerf bars for your vehicle.

Published: 6/24/2011
Okay, you’ve decided that your vehicle is not fast enough, and you need the kind of horsepower that only a supercharger can deliver. But now, you’re left with two critical decisions: What type of supercharger should you get? Read our helpful article to see if Vortech or Paxton is right for you.

Published: 6/22/2011
Thanks to the massive popularity of Superchips, we often get asked questions about how to install power programmers. So, we put this helpful article together to answer your install questions.

Published: 6/17/2011
Most bike riders already consider one brand or the other as the maker of the best bike racks, most yield to argument that Yakima makes some of the finest bike racks you can buy. Read our helpful article to discover the best Yakima rack for you.

Published: 6/13/2011
There’s one problem that’s plagued racer boys, grandmas and grad students alike for years: how to install brakes on a Honda Accord? Since this most versatile of Honda cars appeals to so many walks of life, we’ve compiled some information on just that.

Published: 6/9/2011
Performance chips, programmers & tuners increase gas mileage and horse power. Check out AutoAnything's helpful article to discover the best brand for you, Diablosport or Hypertech.

Published: 6/6/2011
Ranking computers by good, better and best is easy. Macs always come out on top. Trying to determine the best brake rotors, though, poses another challenge, especially when comparing performance rotors. However, we’ve put together a brief comparison between the two most popular rotors: drilled and slotted. Check it out.

Published: 6/6/2011
Learn how to install a brush guard on your Chevy Silverado with this helpful article from AutoAnything.

Published: 6/2/2011
Looking to put a little more rumble in your ride? If so, you’re in the right place because not only is this the place to get your Magnaflow exhaust system, we’re gonna give you a quick overview on how to install a Magnaflow exhaust system!

Published: 6/1/2011
Air Lift vs Firestone: in the world of air bag suspension for trucks, this is a grudge match on par with Ali and Frazier. Check out this article to see who wins in the showdown for best air suspension.

Published: 5/31/2011
With so many different suspension systems to choose from, picking your next shocks or springs can be overwhelming. But, we’ve done the research on some of the top brands to help make your purchasing decision easier. Here’s the lowdown on everything you need to know about Rancho and KYB suspension systems.

Published: 5/27/2011
Trying to figure out whether ceramic brake pads are better than metallic brake pads is like trying to determine whether Kobe Bryant is a better b-baller than Michael Jordan. You can compare stats for both, but each has unique traits. To help you decide between the two, we've put together this brief guide on ceramic vs metallic pads.

Published: 5/25/2011
You want to set your ride up with one the best brakes available, but with so many options, how do you know which brakes to choose? We’ve done the research to bring you all the information you need to know on some of the top brands in the industry, like Baer and Brembo, so you can get the stopping power your ride needs.

Published: 5/24/2011
JBA vs. Bassani is likely the loudest war in the aftermarket performance industry.From mufflers to headers, JBA and Bassani Exhaust have what you need.

Published: 5/23/2011
When you want the best intake system for your ride, you can’t go wrong choosing an AEM or a Volant air intake. But, how do you know which system is best for you? Here’s the skinny on everything you need to know before making your next air intake purchase.

Published: 5/23/2011
AEM and aFe are two of the most respected brands in the air intake industry. So, how do you decide between them? Here’s the scoop on everything you need to know before making your next intake purchase.

Published: 5/23/2011
Looking to ram power-producing cold air right down your Dodge Ram’s gullet? Then start with the free-breathing firepower that a cold air intake system delivers. And, if you’re looking for some key points on how to choose and how to install a cold air intake on a Dodge Ram, start here.

Published: 5/20/2011
If you want to set your ride up with the cleanest, coolest air possible, you have a big decision to make: K&N or BBK? Luckily, your friends here at AutoAnything have taken the time to do the research for you, so that you can make an easy, informed decision.

Published: 5/19/2011
Wanna whip some wild horsepower into your tame pony? The best place to start is with the free-breathing power of a cold air intake system. And, if you’re looking for some pointers on how to install a cold air intake on a Mustang, read on.

Published: 5/19/2011
Coverking and Covercraft are both leading names in the car cover and seat cover industries, so how do you choose between them? Here’s the lowdown on everything you need to know before making your next seat cover or car cover purchase.

Published: 5/19/2011
Anyone who's seen the seminal martial arts movie Best of the Best knows that Tommy Lee is the best face-breaker in the film. But, Hollywood has the luxury of drawing clear distinctions between what's the best and what's not. In the real world, like when you're picking brakes, knowing which brakes are the best can be tricky. Here's a quick guide to pick the right brakes for your ride.

Published: 5/18/2011
Unleash your rig’s true power potential when you set it up with a top-notch power programmer from one of the best brands in the biz, like Superchips or Bully Dog. Delivering more tire-turning torque and load-hauling power, a power programmer is the easiest way to get the results you’re after. The only hard part will be deciding which one to choose.

Published: 5/16/2011
Having a hard time deciding between MBRP and Magnaflow? We understand that you only want the best for your ride, which is why we have the lowdown on everything you need to know when choosing your next aftermarket exhaust system.

Published: 5/13/2011
Extang has been in the game for about a decade longer, but Access is credited with inventing the first roll-up cover, which revolutionized the industry. Read this helpful tonneau article to make your purchasing decision easier.

Published: 5/11/2011
When it comes to exhaust systems, the number-one tip: tips are the tip of the exhaust iceberg. But, since tips are the only visual sign of an upgraded exhaust, it’s no wonder that tips are on the tip of everyone’s tongue, which why we wanna talk about how to install Gibson tips.

Published: 5/9/2011
When you want to get the most power out of your ride, you need to set it up with a performance chip or power programmer. But, with so many different options to choose from, how do you know which one delivers the best results for your specific vehicle? We’ve done the research so that you can have all the information you need when comparing top brands, like SCT and Edge.

Published: 5/5/2011
Hexomat and WeatherTech are two well-respected names in the floor mat industry. So, how do you choose between them? We’ve done the research to bring you all the info you need to know before making your next floor mat purchase.

Published: 5/4/2011
Tokico and Eibach have made quite a name for themselves on racetracks and backstreets around the world. If you want world-class performance these are the brands you can rely on.

Published: 5/3/2011
Read AutoAnything's comprehensive comparison of EGR & Weathertech, two of the best deflector brands, to make your car or truck modification easier and more informed.

Published: 4/25/2011
If it’s time to upgrade your current braking system, you’ve got a big decision ahead of you. With so many big brands to choose from, like Centric and Brembo, how do you know which brand will deliver the results you need? We’ve done the research to bring you all the information you need when choosing your next braking system.

Published: 4/22/2011
If you came here looking for information and tips on how to install a Hypertech Chip, congratulations! You’ve hit the jackpot.

Published: 4/21/2011
In order to get the most power out of your engine, you need to set it up with a top-notch aftermarket intake system. But, how do you know which one is best for your ride? Before you purchase your new intake system, read up on the top brands in the industry, like Volant and aFe, to find out which one delivers the maximum results.

Published: 4/21/2011
When you want the best protection for your payload, you need to set your ride up with a top-quality tonneau cover. But, how do you know which tonneau cover to choose? Here’s the lowdown on everything you need to know when comparing top tonneau manufacturers, Pace Edwards and Roll n Lock.

Published: 3/31/2011
Discover your rig’s true power potential when you set it up with a performance chip or power programmer from one of the best brands in the biz, like Banks or Bully Dog. When you’re seeking the biggest power or efficiency gains possible, read up on which programmers deliver.

Published: 3/30/2011
Amp up your ride’s power potential when you set it up with a power programmer from one of the two top brands: SCT or DiabloSport. Not only will you notice gains in power and torque, but a power programmer also improves your MPGs. So, the question shouldn’t be whether to buy or not, but which programmer is the best for your specific vehicle.

Published: 3/28/2011
Unless you enjoy the feeling of slowly grinding away at the cartilage in your knees, the time has come to upgrade with a set of nerf bars. Not only do they relieve the stress on your joints, they're also incredibly easy to install. Here's a quick how-to guide on installing nerf bars.

Published: 3/25/2011
It seems like trucks and SUVs continue to grow taller and taller with each passing year. Unfortunately, human growth isn't keeping pace, and the height gap between our feet and our floorboards is widening. If you don't want to carry a step ladder wherever you go, you'll need to install a set of running boards. Here are some general instructions for how to install them

Published: 3/25/2011
Looking to replace your brakes without spending a fortune? Don’t give in to the high dealership or auto body prices when you can get the highest-quality brakes for rock bottom prices at AutoAnything. And, because they’re custom made to fit your exact year, make and model, you can easily install brakes yourself, saving yourself even more money.

Published: 3/25/2011
When you want to give your ride a breath of fresh air, you need to set your ride up with a new air filter or intake system. Delivering massive gains in power and efficiency, air filters and intake systems are a quick and easy way to get the results you want. The only hard part will be deciding between top brands, like K&N and FRAM.

Published: 3/25/2011
DiabloSport and Superchips are two of the biggest names in the power programmer industry. So, when it comes time to choose a performance chip or tuner, you may have a tough time deciding between the two. Here’s everything you need to know to help make your buying decision easier.

Published: 3/25/2011
If you’re after better handling and a smoother ride, you may want to consider upgrading your suspension system. And, when you choose a top-notch suspension system made from one of the best brands in the biz, like Skyjacker or Rancho, you get maximum performance at a minimum price.

Published: 3/24/2011
Keep your paintjob looking like new when you protect your car with a car cover. Fighting back against tree sap, harmful UV rays and bird droppings, car covers keep harmful elements from wreaking havoc on your exterior. And, with these simple instructions, you can have your car covered in a matter of minutes.

Published: 3/24/2011
Keep your tools organized in the bed of your truck when you install a truck toolbox. A great addition to your truck bed, truck toolboxes make it easy to access your tools whenever you need ‘em. And, you can install it yourself in just a few easy steps.

Published: 3/23/2011
Set your front end up with armor-like protection when you install a brush guard. Designed to protect your headlights and hood from whatever comes their way, brush guards help keep your ride looking pristine. And, when you learn how to install it yourself, you get the maximum protection at a minimum cost.

Published: 3/22/2011
When it comes to safe driving, you need to be sure your car can come to a commanding halt. Step up your stopping power by installing performance brake rotors. Read more to find out what rotors are best for you, and pointers for installing them yourself.

Published: 3/22/2011
When it comes to protecting your payload, a tonneau cover is just what you need. Available in several different styles, tonneau covers keep your tools and gear safe from weather damage and conniving thieves. And, they’re easy to use. Check out these instructions for a quick and easy self-installation.

Published: 3/21/2011
If you want to keep your interior looking factory fresh, you need to take proactive measures to ward off stains. Seat covers are the ideal line of defense against spilt drinks, dropped snacks and dirty clothes. And, they're a lot easier to install than you might imagine. Check out this quick how-to guide for installing seat covers.

Published: 3/21/2011
Everyone's talking about it. Exhaust systems. More than just horsepower hype, these upgrades are an essential step in your vehicle's transformation from stock to stallion. If the installation sounds like a lot to bite off, though, check out this easy-to-digest guide on how to install an exhaust system.

Published: 3/21/2011
Rooting around in the mud is natural for most mammals, including people. Nothing beats the squishy feeling of stepping in earth gravy, except the sensation of driving over it on a reckless off-road adventure. Before you strike out, be sure to stock up on a set of mud flaps. Here's a quick guide on how to install these essential auto accessories.

Published: 3/21/2011
When it comes time to choose new shocks or suspension components, the options can be overwhelming. So, here’s the lowdown on what you need to know when choosing between some of the best brands in the biz, like KONI or Eibach.

Published: 3/18/2011
Treat your engine to a breath of fresh air when you set it up with a performance exhaust system. Not only do our exhaust systems deliver major boosts in power and torque, but they also improve your ride’s MPGs. When you’re ready to upgrade, check out our top-performing systems from the best names in the game, like Flowmaster and Gibson.

Published: 3/18/2011
When it comes to safe driving, one of the biggest components is being able to stop when you need to. If your brakes are in need of replacement, perhaps it’s time you upgrade your braking system. Although there are several manufacturers in the braking industry, Brembo and EBC stand above the rest when it comes to crafting high-quality brakes you can trust.

Published: 3/17/2011
Eliminate the shake, rattle and roll from your daily commute when you set your ride up with a high-quality suspension system. With so many options out there, it can be overwhelming to choose the set best for your ride. But, when you choose shocks from top names like KONI or Tokico, the only tough decision you have to make is whether to buy one pair or two.

Published: 3/16/2011
Take your power and efficiency to the next level when you set your ride up with a performance exhaust system. When you set your ride up with an exhaust system from the likes of Gibson or Magnaflow, you’ll unleash all the power and torque that your stock system has been robbing from you.

Published: 3/16/2011
Discover major boosts in power and efficiency when you equip your ride with a new intake system. By feeding your engine cooler, cleaner air, you’ll notice increases in power, torque and MPGs. And, when you choose from the top brands, like Injen or K&N, you notice the biggest results possible.

Published: 3/15/2011
Haul your trailer safely when you invest in high-quality trailer hitches and towing accessories. From T-connectors to brake controllers, we have just what you need to get where you’re going. And, when you choose top brands, like CURT or Hidden Hitch, you can be sure you make it there safely and easily.

Published: 3/15/2011
Make sure to see and be seen when you set your ride up with high-quality automotive lights. Whether you’re after top-of-the-line driving or off-road lights, we have just what you’re looking for. And, when you choose lights made by the best brands in the biz, like Hella or PIAA, you won’t be left in the dark.

Published: 3/15/2011
Keep the contents of your truck bed secure when you invest in a tonneau cover. Not only does a tonneau cover protect your valuables from weather damage and conniving thieves, but it also improves your fuel mileage. And, when you choose a top brand like Extang or BAKFlip, you get the ultimate protection without the ultimate price tag.

Published: 3/14/2011
Whether you want more pulling power or you want to blow away the competition, a performance chip can help you do it. And, when you choose a programmer from one of the leading brands, like Bully Dog or Edge, you can be sure you’re getting the biggest boosts possible.

Published: 3/14/2011
Take your ride to new levels of power and performance without breaking the bank when you install K&N performance parts. Whether you add a K&N air filter or a K&N cold air intake, K&N has exactly what it takes to get your engine revving.

Published: 3/11/2011
Discover massive gains in power, torque and fuel efficiency when you install a cold air intake on your ride. AutoAnything makes it easy to choose the best intake for your specific vehicle. And, when you follow our simple directions, you can easily complete the installation yourself.

Published: 3/11/2011
When it comes to boosting the performance of your car or truck, don't settle for second best. Life's too short to miss making every drive as exciting and invigorating as possible. So, before you splurge on an intake, take a minute to check out this quick comparison between aFe and K&N systems.

Published: 3/11/2011
One of the most important components of safe driving is safe stopping. Make sure your brake system is up for the challenge by upgrading to high-quality performance brake parts today.

Published: 3/11/2011
The fastest way to make your ride run faster is to slip a cold air intake under the hood. But, there are lots of options floating around out there, including intakes from two of the biggest names in the sport compact realm: AEM and Injen. Here's a quick guide to help you decide between these two high-octane intake builders.

Published: 3/11/2011
Give your ride a major boost in power when you set it up with a power programmer. A high-quality performance chip gets your engine revvin’ while improving your fuel efficiency. And, when you choose a programmer made by Hypertech or Superchips, you get the best results possible.

Published: 3/10/2011
When it comes to your vehicle’s brake, you can’t afford to skimp on quality. Brakes are one of the most important components of your vehicle, so it’s important to check them often and replace them when necessary.

Published: 3/9/2011
Improve your ride’s stopping ability when you upgrade to high-performance brake rotors. Available in several styles, performance brake rotors pick up where your stock rotors leave off.

Published: 3/9/2011
In the world of epic showdowns, Rocky versus Apollo Creed takes the cake. But, the runner-up title goes to K&N and Spectre in a battle royale for the title of best cold air intake. Which one takes the belt? Read on to find out.

Published: 3/8/2011
Set your ride up with an aftermarket exhaust system, and release the beast from your engine. A performance exhaust system delivers major boosts in power, torque and gas mileage. When you want to treat your ride to the ultimate upgrade, choose from the best names in the game: Borla and Flowmaster.

Published: 3/7/2011
The long arm of the law is growing longer every year. Ever improving speed trap technology puts you at greater risk of expensive tickets. You know the time has come to defend yourself with a radar detector, but you're not sure whether to go with Beltronics or Escort. Never fear. We've put together a quick guide explaining the benefits of both.

Published: 3/4/2011
Give your ride a breath of fresh air when you set it up with a performance air intake. With high-quality brands like Airaid and K&N, performance air intakes are the best way to amp up your ride’s horsepower, torque and fuel efficiency.

Published: 3/3/2011
Whether you’re hitting the mountains to bike or ski, make it easy to transport your gear with a Thule or Yakima rack. No matter the adventure you have planned, Thule and Yakima racks make it easy to transfer your gear from point A to point B, freeing up cabin space for you and your passengers. The only challenge you’ll have is choosing between the best of the best: Thule or Yakima?

Published: 3/2/2011
The age-old debate still stands: Weathertech or Husky? While both brands are top-notch, it’s hard to determine which one is the best of the best. Here’s some info that will help you determine which brand is best for you.

Published: 3/1/2011
A cheetah may be the fastest land animal, but they can't come to as commanding a halt as your ride—that is, once you've installed some performance brakes. But, which are right for your vehicle? EBC or Hawk? Check out this brief guide for some answers.

Published: 2/24/2011
Ditch your stock intake and notice massive power gains when you upgrade to a performance intake system. With top-performing brands, like AEM and K&N, you’ll have several intake systems to choose from. Here’s the skinny on which intake system is best for your ride.

Published: 2/1/2011
Don’t pay a fortune for an over-priced mechanic to install your new brake pads. Here’s the skinny on everything you need to know to perform an easy at-home brake pad installation yourself.

Published: 1/21/2011
When it comes to streamlining the power of your engine, there are a number of ways to go. But if you’re looking for one of the most direct methods, look no further than your exhaust system. Two of the hottest systems are made by Borla and Gibson—here's a breakdown of how the two stack up.

Published: 1/20/2011
There’s a right way and a wrong way to do just about everything. If you’re thinking about mounting your own trailer hitch, here’s where to start.

Published: 1/19/2011
When you engage in performance activities like hauling heavy loads, racing around town, or just extended periods of driving, your engine needs more air to keep cool and operate at its peak. Looking for some extra power and performance? Look no further than air intake systems.

Published: 1/18/2011
Like a regular visit to the dentist, preventative maintenance to protect your truck is always a wise investment. If you’re still riding around with unprotected seats, here’s what you’ve been missing.

Published: 1/17/2011
Tonneau covers have become the staple upgrade for truck owners looking for better fuel economy, enhanced security and a finished appearance for their rig. Here’s why.

Published: 1/14/2011
You only need one piece of gear to keep your bodyline scratch-free and shining bright: vehicle-specific car covers. Here are five reasons why.

Published: 1/13/2011
Unlike some of the other components on your vehicle that can prohibit you from driving when they go out, brakes can operate well past the point of safety and optimum performance. But, how do you know when it’s time to replace them? Here’s an easy way to tell.

Published: 1/12/2011
Whether you’re looking to replace a worn-out grille or just swap out something that was lackluster to begin with, aftermarket bar billet grilles are affordable, simple to install and instantly revitalize the look of your ride through a variety of styles and finishes. Here’s how.

Published: 1/11/2011
When you're figuring out which tonneau cover is right for you, the decision is highly personal and includes a wide variety of factors. Here’s what to keep in mind when you’re shopping around.

Published: 1/10/2011
Stock air intake systems are designed primarily to eliminate engine noise and are constructed of metal pipes with more twists and turns than a mouse maze. Looking for a way to boost performance and fuel efficiency? Look no further.

Published: 1/7/2011
If you’ve ever played, watched or overheard people at a bar talking about contact sports of any kind, the concept of a bull bar should be pretty familiar to you. If not, here’s everything you need to know in 400 words or less…

Published: 1/6/2011
If you’re looking for the best upgrade to your exhaust system, there is no one-size-fits-all. And to be perfectly honest, there shouldn’t be. Here’s why.

Published: 1/5/2011
Performance chips feature some unique abilities that can streamline your engine and keep what you’ve got under the hood operating at its peak for years to come. But which is best? Here’s what you need to know.

Published: 1/4/2011
When you think of winter driving accessories, a windshield cover isn’t always at the top of the list. But, considering the all-season usability of this interior-saving accessory, it’s time to think again.

Published: 1/3/2011
We saved the best for last. In this final installment of our four-part series of at-home upgrades for your vehicle, you can boost both power and performance by adding a cold air intake system to your vehicle. Here’s what you need to know to get started.



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