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By John Basham

4WD Survival consultant is a totally revised and up-to-date variation of the definitive advisor to four-wheel riding. writer John Basham stocks his distinct wisdom that will help you care for the a number of demanding situations of vacationing throughout Australia on your four-wheel force. riding abilities, troubleshooting and upkeep are all lined utilizing case reviews, checklists, recommendation, counsel and cautions. this can be the e-book each four-wheel driving force wishes prior to they depart domestic.

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Perhaps the only thing missing is an electronic funds transfer machine! Prices start at around $40 000. A new vehicle price of $65 000 is average, $95 000 is common and some 4WDs cost much more than $120 000. Standard fittings and extra trimmings vary greatly. They range from very basic vinyl seats, plastic floormats and no radio, right through to plush carpeting, ten-speaker stereo, all-electric monsters with a bottle-cooler between the front seats and two air conditioners. It is easy to add more than $30 000 worth of accessories to a 4WD after purchase.

Quite a lot of extra pedal pressure will be needed to stop the vehicle without engine-driven power assistance; likewise, the handbrake will need to be pulled on really hard to hold the vehicle. Tip A tailshaft drum-handbrake may be old-fashioned but it is very effective, and when it is adjusted properly is usually more effective than a rear-wheel drum-handbrake. Vehicles spend almost all their operating time going forwards, so brakes – and drum brakes in particular – are designed to be most effective in that direction.

A well-driven 2WD vehicle can go many of the places a 4WD can, but a 4WD can get to places many drivers simply wouldn’t think possible. As towing vehicles they are virtually unbeatable, and in some cases legislation on tow vehicles and weights makes them the only suitable vehicles for towing large boats, caravans and trailers. 4WDs come in all shapes and sizes, from the small Suzuki soft-top to the very big dual-cab Ford V8 diesels. There is a wide range of body types. There are two-door wagons, with vertical or horizontal rear doors.

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