Monster trucks, an amplified type of jacked up trucks, do everything big. Monster truck tires are part of this. Monster trucks are made to conquer big obstacles and unthinkable terrain so the specialized suspension and tires are a necessity for this style of oversized beast of a truck.
Monster truck tires can handle the biggest challenges put in front of them from mudding, tractor pulling, and car eating with no problem. These capable tires can handle practically anything put in front of them. But with these tires you’ll need a specialized suspension. Your basic truck lift kits may not be equipped to handle these monster tires unless you use a kit that will modify your suspension enough. You may need to make other modifications as well, depending on the type of kit and the size of the tires.
Are you wondering what it takes to modify your pick up truck into one of those impressive jacked up trucks with the huge tires? With a little research, you will find you have several different options, and deciding between them can be a bit confusing. There are leveling kits, suspension lift kits and body lift kits, and while they will all increase the height of your vehicle and give your truck the capacity to wear larger tires, they all accomplish this in very different ways.
I prefer to focus on suspension lift kits, but when you’re picking a kit it’s important you understand how leveling kits and body lift kits work and in what situations they might be more appropriate for you than a suspension lift kit. You also need to know what kind of suspension is needed if you choose to add real monster truck tires. To learn all this and more, read on. Continue reading
Most jacked up trucks are an acquired taste. While they have practical uses for off-road driving and for mudding, most of these distinct lifted trucks are a novelty representing fun for fun’s sake. But how does one go about customizing his favorite truck or buying a monster truck online?
Jacked up trucks require special care and consideration, whether you choose to create one from an existing pickup truck by implementing one of the many quality truck lift kits or whether you’re shopping for used jacked up trucks for sale online. Continue reading
Learning to buy a used jacked up truck a strong understanding of how to evaluate the quality, value and reliability of any kind of used truck. This means being able to properly inspect the vehicle itself as well research its current market value. Additionally, however, used jacked up trucks feature some specific attributes you need to understand and evaluate before you invest your money.
Buying from a dealer means you’re secure from odometer fraud. This doesn’t mean it won’t occur, but it means you have laws protecting you if it does. Additionally, lemon laws protect you for 15 days most of the time in most states. If the truck breaks down on you in that time, you don’t lose your money. With an individual seller, once you hand that money over, the truck is yours for better or for worse. Continue reading
While jacked up trucks for sale are not the most common vehicle to find on the automobile market, they do exist and they take a special expertise to understand and buy properly. Today one can even buy jacked up trucks online.
With this guide I hope to help you understand where to buy these lifted trucks online, what resources you really need to consult, what to consider when buying any kind of used trucks, and finally, what specific and unique variables you should consider when shopping for jacked up trucks for sale.
At this point, my site should provide you a strong foundation from which to approach finding you desired jacked up truck for sale online. You should now understand how to evaluate used jacked up trucks, their truck lift kits and what makes a proper jacked up truck, what resources you need to consult before committing to any single truck, and where you can go to find a wide variety for sale online. Continue reading
If you’re thinking about putting some nice big tires on your jacked up truck, keep in mind that you need to make serious changes to your transmission. Strangely, most people I’ve known who have installed monster truck tires on their lifted truck don’t make these changes. The result? They keep killing their transmissions and spending a fortune in repairs.
This is also something you should keep in mind when you evaluate used jacked up trucks or any other trucks for sale that you find on the market. If they have larger tires than the manufacturer recommends or than what comes with the original vehicle, you need to find out if they’ve made the appropriate transmission torque ratio adjustments. If not, you’ll just be buying a truck with a dying transmission and even the most premium truck lift kits can’t save it. Continue reading
If you’re modifying your truck in any way, you probably are considering a custom truck bumper. This relatively inexpensive modification provides a way to better protect your investment, further personalize the appearance of your jacked up truck, and give it more rugged functionality. Modern trucks are provided far more than just increased collision impact protection from a custom truck bumper.
For people building their own lifted truck, a custom truck bumper, along with the right lift kit, provides ample opportunity to create the ideal aftermarket lifted truck. Aftermarket custom truck bumpers can save you money and improve your truck’s longevity. A steel bumper with aftermarket air dam provides tremendous strength for rugged monster trucking, law enforcement work or for emergency vehicles. Continue reading