Latest Truck Tech Episodes
To get the '30 Ford street rod down to the ground, the guys cut the frame in half, drop it 8 inches then weld it back together all to get this chassis "sittin' in the weeds."
Model A Frame Drop
Season 5, Episode 7
Truck Tech is advancing two projects at once, LT tackles a rear end upgrade on the F100 and Jeremy starts a supercharger install on Klassy K5.
K-5 and F100 Hop Up
Season 5, Episode 6
The 1974 F-100 is back in the shop for its first round of upgrades. Jeremy and LT bolt on some budget suspension upgrades that will lower it 4 inches closer to the ground, then throw on some sway bars to reduce body roll.
F-100 Stage One Suspension
Season 5, Episode 5
Project "Klassy K5" gets its first coat of high build primer, then Jeremy and LT block it down smooth. Then, they build some new shop equipment that will help us modify the frame of the 1930 Model A hot rod.
Preparing the Model A to Go Lower
Season 5, Episode 4
The Truck Tech team picks up a new project, a 1974 Ford F-100 and bring it back to the shop for a quick inspection. Then it's off to the dyno for a baseline, and off to the road course for a thorough shakedown run.
F-100 Purchase and Baseline
Season 5, Episode 3
Project “Klassy K5” gets one step closer to wearing its final coat of paint. The cab and firewall are jammed out in BMW Protronic Blue, then gets re-united with the chassis for good. Plus, the guys show body some body work basics.
Season 5, Episode 2
Season 4 Episodes
Team wraps up its classic C-10 build, then pays it off at NCM Motorsports Park.
Classic C-10 Dyno & Track Test
Season 4, Episode 1
How to build a real work truck from a late-model F-150. Also, how to blend paint on a repaired fender.
Season 4, Episode 2
Upgrading the suspension, wheels and tires on our Workahauler F-150, plus how to buy a used truck.
Season 4, Episode 3
GM never offered a short box Duramax. So we take an '03 and chop the frame for the smaller bed. Plus the payoff of Project Workahauler F-150.
Season 4, Episode 4
The guys give a sneak peak at projects for the upcoming season, along with showing how to start a barn find that has been sitting for a long time.
Season 4, Episode 5
Our '03 Duramax is back for stage one performance enhancements including intake and exhaust upgrades. Plus fixing a bad body repair.
SuperMax Stage 1 Upgrades
Season 4, Episode 6
We introduce our '89 Blazer with a raucous trail ride to show capabilities of Chevy's full size 4x4 in stock form. Then we bring it back, tear it down, and begin building the ultimate trail/show fun truck.
Klassy K5 Introduction & Teardown
Season 4, Episode 7
Buyer beware! Hidden rust is discovered under the paint of our diesel Silverado. We get this truck one step closer to paint by repairing cab corners and showing how to replace rocker panels.
SuperMax Rust Repair & Paint Prep
Season 4, Episode 8
Our '67 El Camino project begins with teardown for paint prep. Plus, a beefy 6 liter LQ4 truck engine built on Engine Power gets dropped in along with turbo 350 racing trans.
Identity Crisis Engine & Trans
Season 4, Episode 9
Step by step how-to design and laydown a show quality paint job. Techniques include metal flake, ghost flames, fades and a way to create water droplet fx.
Identity Crisis Custom Paint
Season 4, Episode 10
The '89 Blazer gets stripped to bare metal for repair, and our SuperMax Silverado is treated to front suspension & fuel delivery upgrades, plus performance brakes.
Klassy K5 Blast & Body Work, Silverado IFS Upgrades
Season 4, Episode 11
The '67 El Camino give-away, now dressed in custom paint, gets re-assembled, including new bumpers and chrome trim. Plus new interior, 3" exhaust, and HiJacker air shock install.
Identity Crisis Reassembly
Season 4, Episode 12
We roll up our sleeves and get to work on our '30 Model A Ford with quick disassembly and the build up of a crate chassis including axles, suspension, springs, shocks, links and I-beam front end.
Ford Model A Truck Chassis
Season 4, Episode 13
In preparation of Stage II, our shortened Silverado HD gets a new paint job and heavy duty steering that will eventually handle 1000 horsepower.
SuperMax Paint & Steering
Season 4, Episode 14
Restoration of our 89 Blazer continues by stripping the frame bare and repairing the damage. Plus junkyard how-to as the guys go searching for axles.
Klassy K5 Frame Repair, Axles
Season 4, Episode 15
'Our '30 Model A cab and bed is removed from its 87 year old frame. Then the build can begin by putting the cab on the new frame, along with firewall modifications.
Ford Model A Teardown Build-Up
Season 4, Episode 16
Our '89 blazer frame is back from powdercoat where it can be turned into a rolling chassis with suspension, rebuilt junkyard axle, wheels and tires.
Klassy K5 Rolling Chassis
Season 4, Episode 17
With the 6.6L Duramax pulled out, we delve into the inner workings of a diesel engine and build more power with upgraded components.
SuperMax Stage 2 Engine Upgrades
Season 4, Episode 18
Our Blazer chassis gets its big block and trans inside the frame rails, and the SuperMax Silverado LB7 is fully dressed with turbo, charge and intake pipes.
Klassy K5 Powertrain SuperMax Engine Dress Up
Season 4, Episode 19
SuperMax Silverado gets a beefy transmission along with exhaust and suspension upgrades to finish up the Stage 2 upgrades.
SuperMax Stage 2 Final Mods
Season 4, Episode 20
The '89 Blazer 4x4 returns for lockers in the rear - and new gearing up front, along with steering upgrades
Klassy K5 Axle Rebuild
Season 4, Episode 21
Our Stage 2 Silverado gets a final once-over in preparation for Engine Power's BBQ & Burnouts exhibition on the drag strip. Plus how to prep and paint plastic.
SuperMax Drag Strip Prep
Season 4, Episode 22
Truck Tech Builds
Trucks! gives this 1971 Chevy C-10 some much needed upgrades. Starting off with door replacement how-to, a new beefed up drivetrain, and rebuilding the worn out suspension!
'71 C-10 Cheyenne
After major intake upgrades, lowering kit and more the ’13 Ram is back for stereo upgrades, lights and payoff
Team preps Frontier 4x4 for hunting with 6" lift, air locker, gears, 35" rubber and upgraded brakes.
Project Wild Frontier
They lift a '07 Wrangler, convert it a to 4WD and install an Advance Adapters under-drive crawl box
Turning a classic Chevy R10 into a street bruiser swapping in a Duramax diesel with Allison 6 speed automatic.
Our third new project of the season will result in a diesel tow rig by combining both old and new, Ford and Dodge. A modern Dodge Cummins Turbo Diesel Powered chassis and a classic 1970's Ford 4 door Crew Cab body for a "modern" tow rig and a vintage look.
How-to lift our Hemi Jeep with mid-arm suspension and a Dana 44 front diff for more articulation and grip.
The guys start their next classic build finding a disassembled '55 F100. They save cash and time reviving this abandoned project.
Project Basket Case
Team starts turning a 260,000 mile 1993 Chevy work horse into sweet sport truck by servicing and upgrading worn out brakes, steering, charging system and more!
'93 Chevy Silverado "Senior Silverado"