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John Stewart

2018 Jeep Wrangler JL Interior Review

As great as the new JL looks from the outside, we have received quite a few requests regarding the interior due to the number of upgrades and improvements in the latest overhaul. In our latest video, ExtremeTerrain video host Ryan Huck provides us with an in-depth review of all the interior features of XT's Sahara JL.

We all know a lot of people enjoy and have become accustomed to the rough and utilitarian look and feel of the YJ's, TJ’s, and JK’s.  The Sahara JL is a completely different animal, embodying a refined look, all while creating a bit of a hum in the world of Jeep Wrangler. 

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Which Jeep is best Jeep? A 2 door vs 4 door JK Off-Road Comparison from ExtremeTerrain

In this week’s episode of ExtremeTerrain's "Throttle Out", XT Host Ryan Huck visits Rausch Creek to answer the question that’s always on Jeep owner's minds: Which JK is better for off-roading, 2-Door or 4-Door? This age-old debate has been around ever since the JKU debuted in 2007.  Our boy Ryan hits on all the points (and rocks) imaginable. With the 2-door, one of the most notable differences is the shorter wheelbase in comparison to the 4-door, but what does that actually mean when it comes to off-roading capabilities?

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Easy rear light

On a plane bound for somewhere as August draws to a close…. That “somewhere” is Sacramento for the quarterly Board of Directors meeting of the California Four Wheel Drive Association.  My hiatus from air travel is over.  While I enjoy road trips and scenic sights, time is becoming a pressing factor.

With summer drawing to a close and surgery to fix a ruptured disk in my neck and fuse vertebrae healing nicely, time to turn attention to projects left dormant.

I did complete wiring of a rear light on my Jeep; just an added cosmetic touch.  I love Cabela’s backroom deals.  The latest find was an open box backup light for an ATV.  Just the size to bolt onto my Garvin Industries Wilderness Rack.  The price was right and all parts were in the ripped box.

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Mr. Gasket Releases Assortment of Handy Tools and Shop Supplies

Holley/MSD is pleased to announce the release of a handy assortment of shop tools and supplies, including an Air Filter Cleaner and Oil Kit, a Non-Marring Gasket Scraper, and Ratchet Tie Downs and Axle Straps.

RATCHET TIE DOWNS AXLE STRAPS

Mr. Gasket Straps, Tie-Down Straps, and Tie-Down Kits are a secure and convenient way to attach any vehicle to a trailer and are ideal for race cars, show cars, UTVs, and pit carts alike. The ratchet straps include zinc-plated steel ratchet assemblies with extra-strong black webbing and spring-loaded retaining hook clasps. The axle straps also feature heavy-duty zinc plated steel hardware and extra-strong black webbing with a red protective cover to prevent damage to the webbing. The tie-down kits include a pair of ratchet straps and a pair axle straps.

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Hot Shot’s Secret Introduces Two-Step Fuel Additive Treatment Plan

Developed to Improve Fuel Mileage and Engine Performance for All Diesel Vehicles

Mt. Gilead, OH, (August 9, 2017)…Lubrication Specialties Inc., manufacturer of  Hot Shot’s Secret fuel and oil additives, announces a new two-step fuel additive treatment plan developed to work with all diesel engines, light, medium and heavy-duty, for both import and domestic vehicles.

Hot Shot’s Secret Diesel Extreme, is formulated as a top-tier lubricity additive, moisture dispersant and fuel stabilizer that restores power and performance to all diesel engines; especially engines with long-term or extreme use. Diesel Extreme is used first in the two-step treatment plan as prescribed with a treatment ratio of four ounces to every 10 gallons every six months, or 6,000 miles. Diesel Extreme cleans the fuel tank, fuel lines and injectors.

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