3 Automotive Parts That Aren’t Necessities But Will Make Your Truck Look Awesome

If you are one of those people that is obsessed with your truck, you probably spend a lot of your free time thinking about or planning out what you want to do to your vehicle next. It can be an expensive hobby, but there is no joy like that experienced when you give your truck a little upgrade. Whether you have reached retirement and suddenly have more time on your hands to work on your truck, or you just got a new truck and want to spruce it up and up it’s cool factor, here are 3 automotive parts that aren’t necessities but will make your truck look awesome. 


A snorkel allows your truck to drive through higher levels of water without getting any water damage inside the vehicle. This means you’ll be safer in flooding situations, and will be able to go off road like never before! 

The best part is a snorkel won’t cost you very much and you will most likely be able to install it yourself. They also come in many different colors so you will be able to match it to the rest of your truck or general style.

Truck Cap or Tent Topper 

A truck cap will protect your truck bed from any damage and will also make it safer – eliminating the possibility of anything falling out as you’re driving or anyone having the opportunity to steal anything out of the bed when you are parked. 

Alternatively, if you are a more adventurous type and love to go camping, elevate your experience by adding a tent topper for your truck. Though they are a little expensive, tent toppers really take the camping experience to the next level and will allow you to sleep just about anywhere. There are many different types, so do your research and make sure it will fit your truck before purchasing. A plus is that you can take the tent topper off and put it on a different truck if you end up switching vehicles. 


A body lift or suspension lift will need to be done by a professional, but will definitely give your truck that cool factor you are craving. A lift will not only make your truck look and feel larger, but it will also allow for larger wheels and tires so that you can eventually get the monster tires of your dreams and truly be able to take your truck just about anywhere. 

Having a truck isn’t just about practicality, it can be an extension of your personality! Liking the way your truck looks and feels will bring so much happiness to your life that any amount of money or work you spend on it will be well worth it.