Weekend Escape trip essentials
18 Aug 2018

Weekend escape 4×4 trip essentials

A 4X4 is the perfect vehicle when you need a short break from the daily grind. But even when you head off-road for just a couple of days, you’ll need the right gear to make sure you’re prepared for every eventuality.

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LED headlight
14 Aug 2018

What is an LED headlight?

It wasn’t all that long ago that your car’s headlights were a simple light bulb, most still are, but LED headlights are becoming increasingly common. So, what is an LED headlight?

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Ford Ranger Raptor
14 Aug 2018

The Top 5 Best Hero Utes

The humble dual-cab 4×4 ute ain’t so humble any more. We look at the top 5 best hero utes either on the Aussie market or about to land here soon.

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13 Aug 2018

What key modifications should you make to your 4×4 to make it a better towing vehicle?

Can you make a good 4×4 towing vehicle better? Yes. And here are the key modifications to make your 4×4 a better towing vehicle.

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How to carry fuel on your 4x4
08 Aug 2018

How to carry extra fuel in your car

Thanks to the vastness and sparseness of the continent in which we live there’s often a need to carry additional fuel when four-wheel driving. Here’s the best (and safest) way to do it.

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What is a DPF and how does it work - all explained
07 Aug 2018

What is a diesel particulate filter (DPF)?

If you own a diesel-powered vehicle there’s a good chance it’s equipped with a diesel particulate filter (DPF), read our guide to learn more about what it is and what it does.

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06 Aug 2018

How to choose a caravan or camper trailer

There’s so many camper trailers and caravans on the market it can be hard to work out which one’s best for you. Read our guide on how to choose a caravan or camper trailer.

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01 Aug 2018

How to choose a towing vehicle

When it comes to towing, you can’t just hook up and hope for the best if you want to be safe, here’s how to choose a towing vehicle.

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2018 Subaru XV 2.0i-S Review
31 Jul 2018

The Top 10 Best Small SUVs On-Sale for less than $40K

Sales of SUVs are booming, offering a little bit of extra height and depending on the model even some rough road ability, read our guide for the top 10 best small SUVs on-sale right now.

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how to clean a windscreen
24 Jul 2018

How to clean your car windscreen inside and out…

Another Tuesday Tips that seems a little too simple, right…but one of the most important parts of driving is ensuring you’ve got good vision. Here’s how to keep your windscreen clean.

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Towing a caravan with a Ford Everest Titanium
19 Jul 2018

Top Caravan and Camper Trailer Towing Tips – the basics

Safely towing a trailer or caravan requires a whole set of extra driving skills…so don’t think you can just hitch up and go if you’ve never towed anything before. Here are our top trailer towing tips.

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Toyota Prado GX
18 Jul 2018

Top 5 Base-Spec 4×4 Wagons

Basic is often best when you want to travel off-road or into remote areas. Here are the Top 5 base-spec 4×4 wagons currently on the Aussie market for proper adventuring.

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are automatic cars a time-bomb for young drivers
18 Jul 2018

Learning to drive a car – skills for a new learner driver

Learning to drive a car is daunting, and it’s easy to forget how much a learner driver needs to know, follow this list to cover all bases.

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How to attach a snatch strap
17 Jul 2018

Gear You Need: Snatch Strap Recovery

When you have two or more vehicles travelling together, a snatch recovery can often be the easiest and fastest way to get a stuck vehicle unstuck. To perform a safe snatch recovery, you’re going to need the right gear.

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The battery in your car can and will go flat and as Murphy’s Law dictates, when it’s most inconvenient for you. Here's how to change a car battery.
16 Jul 2018

How to jumpstart a car…and should you bother?

The idea behind jumpstarting a car is to use a donor car’s battery to re-charge a flat battery via the use of jump leads…but if you own a post-2000 car you risk damaging your vehicle.

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