Home Authors Posts by Mike Cote

Mike Cote

Mike Cote
556 POSTS 0 COMMENTS
My 2015 Toyota Tacoma TRD Off Road Access Cab 4x4 offers bed space to camp in, haul my dirt bike around, and it's been done up to take on the trails. Favorite mods include my Icon coilovers to soak up the bumps. My Walker Evans 501 Legend wheels wrapped in Toyo RT tires give me the clearance from my upper control arms to fit (and they look darn good) and the over-sized tires take on rocks with plenty of traction. My Rigid Industries fog lights have kept me out of a ditch or two when night wheeling. Growing up going to car shows and helping my dad work on the family vehicles ignited my passion. My best memory was the first time I flushed the coolant. My dad forgot to tell me to keep my face out from under the drain plug. Never made that mistake again!

MOST POPULAR

7 Ways to Increase Your Vehicle’s Horsepower and Torque

At its most basic, your car or truck engine is one big air pump. It works by creating a series of precisely-timed explosions that...

What are The Best Brake Pads: Ceramic or Semi-Metallic?

It’s the ultimate question when it comes to replacing your brakes: “What are the best brake pads for my car?” You...

Top 10 Truck Bed Covers 2019: Choosing the Perfect Tonneau Cover

You drive a truck because it allows you to get the job done with relative ease and look good while doing it. Tonneau covers,...

How to Choose Wheels for Your Vehicle

BY ERIN C Changing your vehicle’s generic look with a set of stylish aftermarket wheels may seem like a great idea, but it can be daunting. Don’t...
video

How to Measure Your Truck Bed for a Tonneau Cover

Not sure what size truck bed you have? Don't worry, figuring this out doesn't require the same kind of uncomfortable measurements that your tailor...