Blog Entries - 2012

Paint Protection Film

Posted on: December 11, 2012
  I want to discuss paint protection film also known as clear bra. Paint protection film is designed to cover all the vulnerable areas subject to getting blasted by road debris. In most cases this includes front bumper, grille (if painted), fender read more …
2012 Ford F-350 with Super Singles

2012 Ford F-350 with Super Singles

Posted on: December 10, 2012
We get to do another 10 lug conversion on a truck. The truck a 2012 Ford F-350, we have already installed a 4 inch Full Throttle lift kit along with 35x12.50R22 terra grapplers with American Force 10 lug conversion adapters. We are also installing 60 gallon read more …

Window Tinting

Posted on: November 26, 2012
  I want to try to educate people on window tinting. First off we all know that tinting enhances appearance.  I would like to go over a few of the less obvious benifits. One is photophobia (light sensitivity). Alot of people have this problem and read more …
1999 GL1500 SE Trike

1999 GL1500 SE Trike

Posted on: November 6, 2012
We have a new project in the shop. We have the opportunity of doing another trike kit, it’s a 1999 GL 1500 SE. We are currently in the process of disassembly of the front end to have the front wheel sent off to chrome. The color is a very unique color read more …

Project 2012 F250

Posted on: October 4, 2012
We got our hands on a brand new F250 with only 500 miles on it.  Straight from the dealership to our shop to be disassembled and reassembled into this animal.   We started from the end by ordering the massive 38" Toyo MTs that are a full read more …
Ranch Hand Grill Guards and Bumpers

Ranch Hand Grill Guards and Bumpers

Posted on: September 26, 2012

We are now an authorized dealer for Ranch Hand.  They manufacture heavy duty bumpers, grill guards, push bars, headache racks, etc right here in the USA. 

 

Stop in and see our display to see how durable these are for yourself.

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Boat Winterizing

Boat Winterizing

Posted on: September 13, 2012
Tags: Boat Winterizing

We are nearing the time of year to pull your boats out of the water for the winter.  We can perform the services required to make sure your boat is ready for next season.

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boosted mustangs are fun

boosted mustangs are fun

Posted on: August 7, 2012
Tags: Mustang

07 Mustang with a shelby supercharger kit on it. We installed a AEM wide band air/fuel gauge, and a Autometer gauge pod shift light.

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XD WHEELS

XD WHEELS

Posted on: May 29, 2012
Tags: Xd wheels

Solar Shade has been puting XD wheels on the road for as long as we can remember. We do their full line of wheels including their new machined wheels. Throw some Nitto tires on top of any set of XD wheels and you got your self killer combo.

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PASSWORD:JDM GTR

PASSWORD:JDM GTR

Posted on: May 4, 2012
Tags: Gtr

We just got done doing a Password:JDM exhaust and AP down pipes on a 09 Nissan GTR. WOW this thing sounds great, and with a COBB tuner we have bumped the power up too. We are waiting on some custom tuning to give us the full potential of the upgrades, stay tuned for the full results

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THE GTR

THE GTR

Posted on: April 28, 2012
Tags: Gtr
We are starting a project with a 09 Nissan GTR. This car started life black and we had this semi gloss egg shell wrap done at Paradise Graphix. The wheels have come off for powder coating. Next will be HKS air filters and full turbo back exhaust. We are read more …
6.7 FORDS

6.7 FORDS

Posted on: April 23, 2012
Tags: 6.7 Powerstroke

The new Fords are starting to really be a great foundation. The 6.7 diesel has a ton of power waiting to come out. We just did a H&S black max and full exhuast and intake on this 2011, and it turned it into a monster. Give us a call to see what we can do with your diesel.

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TUNING FOR THE ECOBOOST

TUNING FOR THE ECOBOOST

Posted on: March 26, 2012
Here at Solar Shade Truck Paradise you can order your new tuning software for you 2011-2012 F150 eco boost trucks. KEM performance has seen gains of 50 hp and 100 ft lbs. in parts of the dyno graph, with more power to come from their 93 octane tune. and you read more …
NEW WORLD DIESEL

NEW WORLD DIESEL

Posted on: February 25, 2012
Tags: Diesel, The best, Cummins, Powerstroke, Duramax, Black smoke
Here at Truck Paradise we can set you up with all the performance you can handle out of your old and new diesel engines. With products from H&S, MBRP, EDGE, AFE, FASS, AirDog, among many others. We can take your 6.7/5.9 cummins to another level, put read more …

Pro-Comp traction bars

Posted on: January 28, 2012
We are almost done with the 2011 F250 build, getting everything in the industry availible for the new F250 and some things not. We started with a H&S Programmer and a full 5 inch exhaust, then we did a huge AFE intake system. That was fun for a while but read more …
NEW JEEPS WELCOME

NEW JEEPS WELCOME

Posted on: January 2, 2012
We took a 07 Jeep Wrangler and took parts from Magnaflow, S&B, Ruggid Ridge, KC lights, PIAA, and Tmax. Still streetable and capable in every way a Jeep should be. But better, with a Tmax winch you can get out of stuck places. The Ruggid Ridge read more …