A selected few 4WD driving tips
Since tire failure is the #1 cause for trouble when off-road, proper tire care and safe driving techniques are covered here first.
value of LT tires
cactus and other poking stuff
tire repair kit - plug & pump
To keep your SUV new and shiny, driving tips to save your paint are included as well.
Back country roads don't have any signs - nobody tells you what to do - you are on your own. That can make you pretty uneasy. But I'll give you a couple of pointers how to read the road ahead.
avoid speed (road gone)
know when tires want to spin - become a psychic
picking a good line (ruts & rocks)
Modern SUVs have lost a lot of their initial WW II ruggedness and some body parts need special attention. I'll tell what to look out for.
... and a lot of other valuable stuff:
4x4abc.com :: 4WD 101 :: Jeep 101 :: 4x4 Training :: SUV Trips
rubicon-trail.com :: baja101.com
JimRogers :: M-Class :: G-Class
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