SMART SOLAR STORAGE

With every inch of room in your truck being used for something, wouldn’t it be nice to free up some space in the back or on top of the roof-rack. When you go away for a week with the missus and kids, you need…

ULTIMATE TYRE-SIZE SHOOTOUT!

There’d be lots of stuffy-shirt science-type boffins out there who could explain exactly what…

THE GOOD FIGHT

Since its beginnings almost 17 years go, 4WD Action has always had one aim – to show regular Aussies how to get out in the bush more often without having to spend more cash than they need to. In fact, that’s what made me pick…

TAKING A BACK SEAT

WORDS BY SHAUN WHALE, PHOTOGRAPHY BY ROB CAMERIERE We always get a lot of feedback from you guys and it’s this feedback from our passionate audience that is one of the biggest driving forces behind the 4WD Action. Some of the best ideas are from you guys…

ULTRA-CHEAP DUAL-BATTERY GAUGE INSTALL

Captain Tightarse pinched Brenno’s 80 Series for a quick overnighter the other day, and all was going well until we got a phone call about 8am the next morning. It was old Captain himself, having weasled his way onto a local farmer’s phone (the bugger didn’t…

POWER TO BURN

There’s no two ways about it, when you work a field you’re passionate about, you tend to get pretty darn good at your 9-5. When your 9-5 involves injecting serious horsepower in to 4WDs, well, you can guess where we’re going with this… Pete…

TO REBUILD OR NOT TO REBUILD

If you’ve been watching the last few 4WD Action DVDs that have the Dirty 30 in them, you’ll probably notice a heck of a lot of blue smoke pouring…

5 WAYS TO REDUCE YOUR EGTS

There has always been the thinking when it comes to older diesels, that more fuel means more power. This thinking is also usually accompanied by the old ‘she’ll be right’ mentality. The big downside to winding more fuel into any diesel is it often…

LIVING THE DREAM (PART 5)

WORDS AND PHOTOGRAPHY BY DEAN DAL SANTO AND REBECCA SIMPSON-DAL SANTO Leaving WA, we crossed into the Northern Territory. It was our first time here and we were pretty excited. If you are crossing from NT to WA, you’ll need to give up any fruit,…

HOME-BUILT HERO

One look at this monster 105 Series Cruiser and you’d be forgiven for thinking that it was the product of a couple of months’ worth of…