Throttle Down Kustoms News

Dec
6
2017

5 DIY Grille Guards That Are DEFINITELY One Of A Kind

There are some things you should never DIY to save a few bucks, and a grille guard is one of them. Grille guards require fabrication experience to offer effective protection and good looks. While...

Nov
21
2017

3 Good Reasons to Upgrade to a Heavy Duty Steel Bumper on Your Work Truck

So you've got a new heavy-duty truck ready to be put to good use. Is it really ready, though? Are the stock factory bumpers on your work truck up to the task of the daily grind? Here's an easy...

Nov
8
2017

Should You Use Your Truck to Help a Friend Move? Our Decision Tree Has the Answers.

Your friend is moving. They want you to help, and they want you to bring your truck to haul all their stuff. Do you say "no" or help out a pal? In this decision tree, we help you decide what to...

Oct
4
2017

What Does a Ready-to-Paint Steel Bumper Really Mean?

While the term "ready-to-paint steel bumper" seems self-explanatory, each bumper manufacturer has their own idea about what this term means. For some, "ready to paint" merely means "bare metal."...

Sep
26
2017

3 Reasons to Upgrade to a Steel Bumper on Your Ford Super Duty

A Ford Super Duty truck has a lot to offer: a military-grade aluminum-alloy body, high payload, and best in class torque. You can’t go wrong with one of these beasts. The stock bumpers on...

Sep
19
2017

Why It's a Great Idea to Install a Steel Bumper on Your Ram

Powered by a 6.7L turbo diesel engine or a 6.4L V8 engine, the Ram 2500 and 3500 can haul up to 17,900 pounds and 31,200 pounds when properly equipped. However, does the Ram’s OE bumper...

Sep
5
2017

Why Add a Steel Bumper to Your Silverado/Sierra HD Truck?

Got a heavy-duty variant of the Chevy Silverado or GMC Sierra? If so, you made the right choice, as both trucks are strong and reliable, sport high-strength steel frames, and have a towing...

Jun
20
2017

The Pros and Cons of Adding a Steel Bumper to Your Truck

Entertaining the idea of swapping out your factory bumper for a steel one? You've come to the right place. Factory bumpers don’t usually offer the protection your truck needs for...