So me and a buddy decided to go down to the local shooting range while there was nobody there. we saw a hill that we wanted to see if my truck would climb since ive never done anything like that before. so we tried it. the whole thing was like a V. so i had to caddy-corner my truck to get it straight so i could climb it. the ground was still pretty wet from the rain the day before. also the ground was mostly sand. the hill was really easy. i bet almost any 4x4 could have done it. so please no flaming and such, i dont care if your Z71 or jeep could have done it better...
2010 National Sport Trac Meet
2010 National Sport Trac Meet - Put on by the MySportTrac.com website!
2010 Meet was held on July 15-16 in Louisville KY. Go to
www.mysporttrac.com for details.
We toured the Louisville Assembly Plant during the last year's run of the
Ford Explorer Sport Trac and talk with Ford officials! We also enjoyed
lunch at the plant and had a friendly show and shine competition at Huber's
Farm outside of Louisville. A 0ne hour 20 minute DVD of the two day event
is available at mysporttrac.com
4x4 Fails 2012
This is our group's 4WD Fail Compilation of 2012, OK - fun times of 2012.
That is over a one year period of regular wheeling. All vehicles are daily
Vehicles featured (in order of appearance):
- Jeep Grand Cherokee WH HEMI (locked front and rear) with AT's
- Toyota Land Cruiser 100-series (open diffs) with HT's
- Toyota Hilux 2010 - silver (locked front and rear) with AT's
- Nissan Navara 2010 (open diffs) with MT's
- Daihatsu Feroza 2nd Gen (open diffs) with MT's
- Toyota Hilux 7th Gen - black (open diffs) with MT's
- Toyota Land Cruiser 80-series (open diffs) with MT's
- Toyota Land Cruiser 80-series (open diffs) with MT's
- Nissan Patrol GU (front locker) with MT's
- Jeep Wrangler TJ (locked front and rear) with MT's
- Toyota Land Cruiser 200-series (traction control) with AT's
If anyone wants to see some real action, please watch this video, I'm sure
you'll enjoy it:
How to Install Leaf Springs - Bastard Pack Part 2 - Installing the Pack
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This video is part 2 of the bastard pack lift kit but it can also be used
to show you how to install any leaf spring pack into your vehicle. In the
previous video we make a bastard pack leaf spring for a Jeep cherokee using
a combo of both XJ springs and S-10 truck leaf springs. Depending on the
setup this will net 2-4 inches of lift or more.
In this video I'll show you how to remove and install that leaf spring
*Disclaimer - This product is meant for entertainment purposes only. Your
mileage may vary. Do not try this at home. Void where prohibited. Some
assembly required. For off-road use only. Slippery when wet. Batteries
not included. Do not use while operating a motor vehicle, heavy
equipment, cherokee, wrangler, or any jeep vehicle. May be too intense for
some viewers and children under 30 years of age. Please remain seated
until the ride has come to a complete stop. Studies have shown viewing
these videos causes increased cancer risks in laboratory test people. I am
not a professional, I have no training, I'm not even particularly good at
horse whispering. Don't believe everything that you know. Please keep
your hands in the vehicle at all times. Do not tap on glass. Do not eat
anything that has been on the floor for more than 3 days. Keep your hands
to yourself. Not to be taken internally. Reproduction strictly
prohibited. Driver does not carry cash. Objects in jeep mirrors may be
farther than they appear.*
2014 Ford Raptor 6.2L vs F-250 6.2L Mashup Ike Gauntlet Towing Test ( Part 1)
( http://www.TFLtruck.com ) The 2014 Ford SVT Raptor does not directly
compete against the Ford F-250. But in this case both trucks have one
significant thing in common...they both come equipped with the same Ford
6.2L engine. In fact the Raptor's 6.2L V8 is tuned with a few more ponies
from the factory. So how do these two different trucks with the same engine
compare when it comes to towing. We decide to find out by taking both
trucks up the TFLtruck Ike Gauntlet Mega towing torture test in classic
The Ike Gauntlet is a timed run up one of America's steepest highways from
9,000 feet above sea level to the top of the mountain at entrance to the
Eisenhower Tunnel in Colorado. Check out this promo for what's coming up
soon on The Fast Lane Truck.
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Desert Proofing the Ford Raptor! - Dirt Every Day Episode 2
On this episode of Dirt Every Day, Fred Williams up fits and outfits one of
the coolest 4x4's on the market today, the Ford Raptor. Raptors are high
performance desert machines, but we found one that earns it's owner a
living each week banging around on an obscure desert compound. The owner
is hard on his equipment and we took this poor bird of prey under our wing
for a week to transform it into a more vicious desert predator.
Dirt Every Day appears every other Thursday on the Motor Trend channel.
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