HIDs vs. LEDs for Headlight and Fog Light Replacement bulbs.

Install time: HIDs 30-60 mins per set. Requires harness and in most cases a resister pack. (Professional install recommended) LEDs 5-10 mins per set. No bulky harness and only in some cases needs a resister pack on “mopar” vehicles. Warranty: HIDs 2 years on bulbs LEDs Limited lifetime on full kit Brightness: HIDs Approx 1000… Continue Reading

 

The Custom Offsets Truck – Final Gallery

2003 Chevy Avalanche (why? because no one else does!) with 6″ suspension lift by Rough Country, Fuel Driller 2 Piece 20×12 wheels with -44 offsets (4.76″ backspacing). Rear wheels also received 1.5″ spacers to get the rears to match up with the front after the lift. 33″x12.5″ Federal Couragia M/T tires. 4 Gallons of Plastidip… Continue Reading

 

Adding the finishing touches with some decals and “hardware”

As you probably know by now we went pretty extreme on the body of the Avalanche. We figured everyone gives the poor truck a hard time for being plastic so we added some heavy duty hardware.  Our look was mad max with a little touch of cencal style. For the hardware we wanted it to… Continue Reading

 

PlastiDipped the lifted 2003 Chevrolet Avalanche Flat Black

Sorry we got a little behind giving the play by play of our build but things got a little crazy trying to make our first show. We decided to go for and and ordered the pro car kit for a Full size truck or SUV for like $450 from www.dipyourcar.com. The kit came with an… Continue Reading

 

Next up Lambo Exhaust tip, on an Avalanche!

So today we got the truck back from adding the rear wheel spacers 1.5″ added to the rear to get them flush with the fronts. Looks great, glad we decided to square everything up. We thought by having the same -44 offset all the way around we should be good but it seems the Rough… Continue Reading

 

Facebook followers said drop the running boards, so we dropped the running boards!

We got a lot of feedback from our Facebook followers and the strongest message was that they don’t want the Custom Offsets truck to sport the stock running boards. Sooo, we ditched them! As you can imagine a 10 year old Wisconsin winter truck has plenty of rust on the undercarriage so we knew the… Continue Reading

 

Fender and bumper trimming to fit 20×12 -44 wheels with 33×12.5 tires

So with our 6″ rough country lift the 33″x 12.5″ Federal Couragia tires hit pretty good on the front and rear corners on the front wheel housings. We are taking the old fashion, pull out a 4 1/2″ grinder and make the rubbing go away! We simply marked the fenders just inside the metal support… Continue Reading

 
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