THE JUNKY, THE JUSTIFIER AND THE ASK-HOLE

By Grant Spolander   Three guys walk into a car dealership…   The first bloke spends 2-hours talking about tyres and suspension; he then orders a...

MUD BOGGING & RECOVERY TRACKS – 4X4 EQUIPT

MUD BOGGING IN NAMIBIA Words by: Grant Spolander   I once visited this 5-star safari lodge in Namibia… the sort of place that had Brad...

SOUTH AFRICA vs AUSTRALIA – 4×4 community

HOW KANGAROOS HELPED SHAPE SOUTH AFRICA'S 4X4 MARKET By: Grant Spolander   “Blimey mate, that one sprayed all over the bull-bar!”   I...

THE LEADING CAUSE OF RADIATOR FAILURE

  “Can I check your oil and water?” A common question heard at many service stations; but don’t be fooled − that little top-up could be...

15 ESSENTIAL TIRE DEFLATION TIPS

  The subject of tire deflation is a controversial one. With so many variables at play, many off-road enthusiasts battle to agree on...

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MUD BOGGING & RECOVERY TRACKS – 4X4 EQUIPT

MUD BOGGING IN NAMIBIA Words by: Grant Spolander   I once visited this 5-star safari lodge in Namibia… the sort of place that had Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie on their guest list. I was on assignment at the time, driving a Land Rover Discovery 4 and...

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SOUTH AFRICA vs AUSTRALIA – 4×4 community

HOW KANGAROOS HELPED SHAPE SOUTH AFRICA'S 4X4 MARKET By: Grant Spolander   “Blimey mate, that one sprayed all over the bull-bar!”   I wish I could tell you that the above statement refers to muddy puddles, but it doesn’t. We were about 3 000 km into our...

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THE LEADING CAUSE OF RADIATOR FAILURE

  “Can I check your oil and water?” A common question heard at many service stations; but don’t be fooled − that little top-up could be doing your vehicle’s engine more harm than good. It’s been said that at least 33% of all vehicle breakdowns are...

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15 ESSENTIAL TIRE DEFLATION TIPS

  The subject of tire deflation is a controversial one. With so many variables at play, many off-road enthusiasts battle to agree on figures. What’s more, with a near-infinite number of terrain types on offer, it’s hard to know what pressure is right for...

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5 REASONS WHY YOUR TURBOCHARGER MAY FAIL

  If you bought your turbo diesel second-hand, or if the engine’s clocked up more than 150 000 km, you may be concerned about how much longer the turbo will last. That said, here are 5 reasons why diesel turbochargers commonly fail…   1) Carbon Over time,...

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