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Select full-length video viewing from the five-channel programming lists...For the latest 4WD new product coverage in HD video, see the features at the '4WD New Products Channel' playlist below:

2014 SEMA Show New Products and Hottest Vehicle Awards

On November 4, 2014, the annual SEMA New Products Awards and SEMA Hottest Vehicle Awards took place at the opening of the SEMA Show. In this HD video coverage directly from the Las Vegas SEMA Show, join us at the prestigious ceremony and see the best new products available from the automotive aftermarket!

Warn ZEON Platinum winch launched at 2014 SEMA Show!

At the 2014 SEMA Show, Warn Industries brought out several new products. Most innovative and significant is the Warn ZEON Platinum winch. The first electronically controlled winch with a remote control clutch release mechanism, the ZEON Platinum winch doubles as a power source for quick installation of auxiliary lighting. ZEON Platinum winch offers advanced features and the most rugged platforms in each pull capacity. This HD video tour with Mark Wilson shares the details and other new Warn products.

Bestop Trektop Pro soft top for Jeep JK Wrangler

At the 2014 SEMA Show, Las Vegas, Nevada, the new product line from Bestop® included the Trektop™ Pro. This innovative new soft top features a variety of breakthrough innovations, including framed glass-sliding rear side windows and a glass tailgate window! In this HD video coverage and product tour with Bill Haberkamp, Bestop® Product Manager, see the newest offerings from the premier producer of Jeep® OEM and aftermarket tops.

Enerpulse Pulstar® spark plug testing in the Jeep 4.0L engine

     Enerpulse Technologies' Pulstar® PlasmaCore spark plug technology is at the leading edge of internal combustion engine performance gains and emissions reduction. This advanced spark plug design features an embedded capacitor that increases the flame kernal size, enhances combustion and releases more energy by altering the molecular structure of the fuel. The result is an increased, sustained power release from the ignition and combustion of fuel. In this HD video coverage, see the difference this technology makes as we test Pulstar® spark plugs in the real world! Our test vehicles include the Jeep XJ Cherokee 4.0L inline six plus the Honda XR650R and XR350R motorcycles.

CTEK MUS Polar 4.3 battery charger CTEK powersports battery charger

CTEK is the Swedish developer and manufacturer of premier battery chargers endorsed by World Class automotive and powersports brands. In this HD video how-to coverage, learn why CTEK chargers offer the best protection against battery damage, how to properly store and protect the battery in an RV, 4x4, ATV/UTV or motorcycle, and the unique way to recondition and recover a sulphated or badly depleted battery!

Bestop Supertop NX soft top freshly installed on a Jeep YJ Wrangler

     The Bestop® Supertop NX is the latest soft top for Jeep® utility 4x4s. Coverage goes back to the Jeep® YJ Wrangler era. In this step-by-step, how-to video, we install a Bestop® Supertop NX and new Bestop® upper cloth half-doors on a Jeep® YJ Wrangler model!

MSD display area video tour at the 2013 SEMA Show

     MSD came to the 2013 SEMA Show with a host of new and innovative products. From the Brainwave® to a broad range of advanced upgrades and high performance components, MSD shared what makes this company a leader in the automotive aftermarket performance industry. See these products close-up in this exclusive GoPro Hero3 Black Edition tour with MSD.

2013 SEMA Show Warn Garage

      Warn Industries set up an exciting booth at the 2013 SEMA Show. New products were the focus of our HD video tour at the "Warn Garage"  and displays. Join us!

Bestop about to celebrate its 60th Anniversary.

     Bestop will celebrate its 60th Anniversary in 2014. The Bestop vehicles, displays and  new products were highly visible at the 2013 SEMA Show. Tour the booth with visitors and guests, join us at the Bestop booth. See the HD video product tour plus a guest interview with Corporal Sarah Chappell.

Mopar celebrates at the 2013 SEMA Show!

     The Jeep® Wrangler once again won the SEMA 'Best 4x4 SUV Award', and these vehicles are prime for accessorizing. At the 2013 SEMA Show, Mopar shared its own upgrades and accessories for both Jeep® and Ram truck. Walk through the newest concept vehicles with our GoPro Hero3 'Black Edition' HD video tour. See Mopar® Accessories and performance parts from Jeep® Performance at the 2013 SEMA Show Mopar display area!

American Axle & Manufacturing products

     At the 2013 SEMA Show, 4WD Mechanix Magazine focused on quality products like the new line of AAM axle and driveline components for the consumer and general trade markets. These are the same products found in OE General Motors and Dodge Ram axles. See the HD video tour of the AAM booth and product line.

Latest OTC Tools at 2013 AAPEX Show

     4WD Mechanix Magazine and HD Video Network visited the Bosch/OTC Tools booth at the 2013 AAPEX Show and filmed two of the latest tools from this professional tool source. In this HD video coverage, see how innovation makes OTC Tools an industry leader.

Creative Autobody Solutions wins SEMA new product award.

     The SEMA awards represent innovation and solutions for the aftermarket. In the autobody industry, color matching plastic painted parts has become a crucial challenge. 'CAS' earned a nomination as did industry giant 3M™. This was Creative Autobody Solutions' first showing at SEMA, and becoming one of the top three finalists represents a major accomplishment. Learn more about CAS in our HD video coverage.  

2013 SEMA-MPMC Media Trade Conference, Santa Ana, CA

               Introduction: SEMA-MPMC Media Trade Conference   The 2013 SEMA MPMC Media Trade Conference at Santa Ana, California, provided the opportunity for one-on-one interviews with key automotive aftermarket product manufacturers. For the latest in truck, Jeep and off-road 4x4 performance—plus engine tuning, lubricants, air induction, performance exhaust, chassis performance, transmission, clutch, engine performance programmers and suspension improvements—see the 24 HD videos in this series—exclusively at 4WD Mechanix Magazine and the 4WD Mechanix HD Video Network!

AEM air induction box and off-road air filtration

             SEMA MPMC Media Trade Conference: AEM Induction  AEM Induction Systems manufactures high performance air intake systems that feature Dryflow hybrid air filters for sport compacts, muscle cars, trucks, SUVs and Jeep 4x4s. From the SEMA-MPMC Media Trade Conference, see the latest AEM induction system and filtration products. Hear about the newest developments at AEM Induction Systems!   

AIRAID induction system with special filtration for late Jeep

            SEMA-MPMC Media Trade Conference: AIRAID Filter Company   AIRAID performance air filtration systems fit Jeep, light truck and SUV models. AIRAID manufactures intake systems, AIRAID premium air filters and Poweraid throttle body spacers. From the SEMA MPMC Media Trade Conference, see the latest AIRAID products. Hear about the newest developments at AIRAID Filter Company!   

Learn about exhaust flow, performance and sound acoustics from Corsa Performance!

     SEMA-MPMC Media Trade Conference: Corsa Performance   Corsa Performance manufactures stainless steel exhaust systems and induction filtration systems. From the SEMA-MPMC Media Trade Conference, see the latest Corsa Performance products. Hear about the newest Corsa developments for exhaust and induction air systems that fit popular Jeep, truck and SUV models.  

Latest synthetic lubrication formulas from AMSOIL! 

      SEMA-MPMC Media Trade Conference: AMSOIL Lubricants   AMSOIL synthetic lubricants are widely used and respected. For off-road, racing, 4x4, Jeep and trailer pulling, AMSOIL offers lubricants for engines, gearboxes, chassis and axles. From the SEMA-MPMC Media Trade Conference, see the latest AMSOIL lubricant products. Hear about the newest developments at AMSOIL.  

Prolong Super Lubricants engine treatment

      SEMA-MPMC Media Trade Conference: Prolong Super Lubricants   Prolong Super Lubricants manufactures and markets advanced lubricants for automotive, commercial fleet, industrial and racing applications. From the SEMA-MPMC Media Trade Conference, see new Prolong Super Lubricants products and hear about the latest developments!  

Banks Power 'IQ' programmer for engine tuning and performance

      SEMA-MPMC Media Trade Conference: Banks Power   Since 1958, Banks Power has been a leading manufacturer of high performance systems to increase power, braking and fuel economy for gas and diesel trucks, Jeep, SUV and RV models. Banks is a G.M. Duramax engine distributor and builder of engines for land, marine and military applications. From the SEMA-MPMC Media Trade Conference, see the latest Banks Power products. Hear about the newest developments at Banks Power!

Edge Products tuning for diesel truck engine performance and efficiency

      SEMA-MPMC Media Trade Conference: Edge Products   Edge manufactures electronic power modules for towing, performance and improved mileage. Hear about the technology, insights and gains available from Edge aftermarket tuning modules. From the SEMA-MPMC Media Trade Conference, see the latest Edge Products. Hear about the newest developments in modules, diagnostics and programmers.   

MSD Ignition complete line of performance starters and alternators

      SEMA-MPMC Media Trade Conference: MSD Ignition   MSD manufactures performance and racing ignition controls, distributors, coils, plug wires and accessories plus starters, alternators, powersport ignition systems and fuel injection components. From the SEMA-MPMC Media Trade Conference, see new MSD products and hear about the latest MSD developments.  

Hypertech Interceptor engine controls for late Jeep Wrangler

      SEMA-MPMC Media Trade Conference: Hypertech   Hypertech manufactures aftermarket automotive tuning products, power programmers and modules, power chips and the Hyper-PAC performance automotive computer. From the SEMA-MPMC Media Trade Conference, see the new Hypertech products. Hear about the latest technical developments.  

JET Performance from carburetors to EFI controllers

      SEMA-MPMC Media Trade Conference: JET Performance Products   JET Performance Products manufactures 50-State legal performance chips, programmers, mass air sensors, carburetors and other performance tuning products. From the 2013 SEMA MPMC Media Trade Conference, see the latest JET Performance products. Hear about the newest JET developments.  

Trail Dash by Superchips for late Jeep performance

      SEMA-MPMC Media Trade Conference: Superchips   Superchips manufactures high performance and off-road handheld vehicle programmers for late model cars, trucks and SUVs, including Jeep 4x4s, Ford, G.M., Chrysler/Dodge Ram and Nissan. From the SEMA-MPMC Media Trade Conference, see new Superchips products and hear about the latest developments.  

Actron and OTC electronic OBD-1 and OBD-II diagnostic tools from SPX/Service Solutions

      SEMA-MPMC Media Trade Conference: SPX Service Solutions and Tools   Service Solutions/SPX came to the SEMA-MPMC Media Trade Conference with a variety of OTC and Actron diagnostic tools and products. SPX is an OEM supplier of automotive electronics, diagnostic test equipment, digital battery testing equipment, tachometers, specialty tools and equipment, gauges and diagnostic software. See the latest Actron and OTC consumer and shop diagnostic tools.  

Borgeson steering performance and manufacturing now includes Saginaw manual gears

      SEMA-MPMC Media Trade Conference: Borgeson Steering   Borgeson Universal manufactures innovative steering components for the muscle car, street rod and light truck/Jeep markets. Steering universal joints, shafts, pumps and steering gear boxes are featured, and Borgeson now produces the Saginaw manual steering gears. From the SEMA-MPMC Media Trade Conference, see the latest Borgeson products. Hear about the newest developments at Borgeson Universal.   

Dynotech Driveshafts balanced to higher rpm range

      SEMA-MPMC Media Trade Conference: Dynotech Driveshafts   Dynotech Engineering Services manufactures custom driveshafts for street and racing applications. Hand built, computer welded and high speed balanced, these driveshafts have the best standards in the industry. For product insights and details on high performance driveshafts for trucks, SUV and Jeep vehicles, see the details. From the SEMA-MPMC Media Trade Conference, see the latest Dynotech Driveshaft products. Hear about the newest developments in driveshaft balancing.  

Skyjacker Suspensions offers leading edge shock absorbers

      SEMA-MPMC Media Trade Conference: Skyjacker Suspensions   Skyjacker Suspensions manufactures suspension lift kits and other chassis products, including RockReady, Softride Shocks, Flex Series and branded apparel. From the SEMA-MPMC Media Trade Conference, see new Skyjacker Suspensions products and hear about the latest developments in shock absorbers.   

Painless Performance features wiring harnesses and battery management systems.

      SEMA-MPMC Media Trade Conference: Painless Performance   Painless Performance and Wiring manufactures and designs complete automotive electrical systems and components for restoration, modifications or direct replacement on trucks, Jeep vehicles and racing vehicles. From the SEMA-MPMC Media Trade Conference, see new Painless performance and wiring products and hear about the latest battery management and transmission control developments.  

ATZ and DC tires plus Mickey Thompson/Dick Cepek wheels

      SEMA-MPMC Media Trade Conference: Mickey Thompson    Mickey Thompson and Dick Cepek off-road tires and wheels are legend. At the SEMA-MPMC Media Trade Conference, the latest products and developments were discussed. From the SEMA-MPMC Media Trade Conference, see new Mickey Thompson and Dick Cepek tire and wheel products. Hear about the latest wheel and tire developments.  

Hellwig anti-sway bars and helper spring assemblies

      SEMA-MPMC Media Trade Conference: Hellwig Products    Hellwig Products manufactures anti-sway bars for SUVs, pickup trucks, vans and muscle cars. A 'Tier 1' supplier of anti-sway bars, Hellwig offers a complete line of heavy-duty helper springs and spring stabilizers, air suspension kits and motorcycle rack systems for trailers. From the 2013 SEMA-MPMC Media Trade Conference, see the latest Hellwig Products. Hear about the newest developments.

Centerforce clutches for performance and diesel applications

      SEMA-MPMC Media Trade Conference: Centerforce Clutches    Centerforce manufactures patented Centerforce and Dual Friction clutch systems plus steel billet flywheels for domestic and compact applications. Centerforce has been a mainstay for Jeep, off-road and light truck clutch upgrades. From the SEMA-MPMC Media Trade Conference, see the latest Centerforce clutch products. Hear about the newest developments at Centerforce.   

McLeod Racing clutch assemblies and hydraulic clutch linkage systems

      SEMA-MPMC Media Trade Conference: McLeod Racing    McLeod Racing and clutch products include high performance clutch covers, discs, flywheels, bellhousings, throw-out bearings, hydraulic shifters, manual transmissions and starters. From the SEMA-MPMC Media Trade Conference, see the latest McLeod products. Hear about the newest developments in clutch and hydraulic clutch linkage designs.  

HUGHES Performance automatic transmissions and torque converters

      SEMA-MPMC Media Trade Conference: HUGHES Performance    HUGHES Performance builds racing and high performance automatic transmissions, torque converters and related high performance transmission parts. Offering a full line of truck, RV, racing, high performance and industrial applications. From the SEMA-MPMC Media Trade Conference, see the latest HUGHES Performance products. Hear about the newest developments.  

Flowmaster stainless steel header and exhaust mufflers

      SEMA-MPMC Media Trade Conference: Flowmaster-B&M-Hurst    Flowmaster, B&M and Hurst are three legendary names in the automotive performance aftermarket. Manufactured and marketed as a product line, these components serve racing, performance automatic transmission, torque converter, manual shifter and exhaust flow performance needs. From the SEMA-MPMC Media Trade Conference, see the latest Flowmaster exhaust, B&M and Hurst products. Hear about the newest developments in these product lines.  

Crane Cams valvetrain components for performance and reliability

      SEMA-MPMC Media Trade Conference: Crane Cams    Crane Cams manufactures and designs engine camshafts, valvetrain components, electronic ignitions and electronic engine controls for cars, trucks, aircraft, motorcycles and marine applications. From the SEMA-MPMC Media Trade Conference, see the latest Crane Cams products. Hear about the newest developments in lifter technology.  

Fel-Pro gaskets from flathead Ford to blown fuel engines

      SEMA-MPMC Media Trade Conference: Federal-Mogul Performance Parts    Federal-Mogul manufactures Carter fuel pumps, fuel injection, fuel system components, Sealed Power engine bearings, Fel-Pro gaskets, Speed-Pro pistons and performance parts plus Wagner lighting products. From the SEMA-MPMC Media Trade Conference, see the latest Federal-Mogul products. Hear about the newest developments and detailed tips on Fel-Pro head gasket usage.

Touring the Advance Adapters manufacturing facility at Paso Robles, California

     HD Video Tour: Advance Adapters Manufacturing Facility Advance Adapters produces a variety of transfer case, transmission, overdrive and engine conversion components. The Atlas transfer case, Saturn overdrive, Rubicrawler, Ranger Torque Splitter and SYE kits are well known and produced in-house at Paso Robles, California. See the modern Advance Adapters manufacturing and machine processes that produce these components. (There are three HD videos at this network page.)

Engineering and testing products at Advance Adapters

     HD Video: Advance Adapters Engineering, Design and Product Testing High performance and long life products require quality engineering and testing. Advance Adapters Senior Design Engineer Chuck Althausen shares the processes, standards and unique testing that make the Atlas transfer cases, Rubicrawler, Saturn overdrive, Ranger Torque Splitter, V-8 conversions, SYE kits and other Advance Adapters products superior. (There are two HD videos at this network page.)

Moses Ludel interviews Steve Roberts at Advance Adapters

     Advance Adapters Shares Engine and Transmission Conversion Strategies Moses Ludel and Advance Adapters Sales Manager Steve Roberts discuss details on popular engine and transmission conversions, including Atlas and Rubicrawler upgrades and meeting the challenges of emission controls. The goal is how to get maximum reliability from an upgraded 4x4. Steve shows adapters and other Advance Adapters products. (There are four HD videos at this network page.)

Advance Adapters Jeep test vehicles and testing grounds

     HD Videos: Advance Adapters Jeep Wrangler Test Vehicles Advance Adapters builds the Atlas transfer case, Saturn overdrive, Rubicrawler, engine conversion kits and many other specialty 4x4 parts. To design and test these components, the company has several Jeep TJ and JK Wrangler "mules". See the Advance Adapter prototype vehicles and testing rock pile! (There are two HD videos at this network page.)

Advance Adapters Rubicrawler for 42RLE equipped Jeep Wranglers

     Advance Adapters Rubicrawler: Design and Shifting Techniques Advance Adapters produces the unique Rubicrawler gear reduction box for Jeep Wrangler models with the 42RLE automatic transmission. This reduction or "crawl" gear box has an easily understood shift method that Steve Roberts demonstrates in this HD video how-to. (There are two HD videos at this network page.)

Design and shifting methods for Advance Adapters Atlas transfer cases

      HD Video: Advance Adapters Atlas Transfer Case Design and Shifting Steve Roberts at Advance Adapters shares close-up details on the Atlas transfer case. He describes the function, design and attributes of both the two- and four-speed Atlas transfer cases. Learn more about this popular and rugged upgrade for Jeep, light truck, Land Cruiser, off-road 4x4 buggy and other heavy duty applications. (There are two HD videos at this network page.)

Die-Tech Off-Road mirror relocation brackets for Jeep Wrangler

     Many Jeep 4x4 owners choose to remove the doors for fair weather trail running. On the Jeep TJ or JK Wrangler, removing the doors also takes away the side view mirror brackets. Die-Tech Off-Road has a solution in these high quality, easy to install, bolt-on mirror relocation brackets! This HD video how-to shows the front door removal and installation of these mirror relocation brackets, using the stock Jeep side view mirrors.

HTP America TIG welding electrodes and tungsten tip sharpener

     In this HD video how-to, Moses Ludel discusses TIG tungsten electrode types and safer choices. He demonstrates the use of the HTP America Tungsten Sharpener and how to shape optimal tungsten tips for inverter TIG welding of aluminum, carbon steel, alloys, and stainless steel. Click here for access to the 1080P HD video and additional details!

Cold Fire environmentally friendly fire suppression equipment

     Video Review: Cold Fire Extinguishers Four-wheeling, welding and shop environments require safety tools. High on the list is fire suppression equipment. Cold Fire is a new method of fire suppression. 4WD Mechanix Magazine reviews the new products and technology from Cold Fire.

HTP America Striker helmet

     Video Review: HTP Striker Stealth CSV Welding Helmet 4WD Mechanix Magazine reviews the HTP America Striker Stealth CSV welding helmet. This advanced, auto-darkening helmet provides world class safety and eye protection in an easy to use design. Learn more about auto-darkening welding helmets.

Warn's Zeon Winch series!

     HD Video Exclusive: Warn Zeon Winches Warn Industries has launched the new line of Zeon winches, a breakthrough design that sets a benchmark for the entire industry. See the HD video coverage of Zeon design advantages and field demonstrations.

BFG tires for the Jeep Cherokee

     BFG All-Terrain T/A Tires for the Lifted XJ Cherokee 4WD Mechanix Magazine's vehicle fleet includes the Ram 3500 4WD and our XJ Cherokee 4x4 with a six-inch long arm lift kit. Both 4WDs run oversized tires, and we turned to B.F. Goodrich for the latest All-Terrain T/A KO tires. In this HD video coverage and article, see the XJ Cherokee's new tire installation how-to and details.

2012 Jeep JK Wrangler evaluation

     Best 4WD SUV of the Year: Jeep Wrangler Unlimited Rubicon 4WD Mechanix Magazine tests the new Jeep JK Wrangler Unlimited Rubicon 4x4 on the highway and over rugged trails in the Sierra Nevada Mountains. In this HD video series, see how the Pentastar 3.6L V-6 and A580 automatic transmission perform. See close-up and technical details and why 4WD Mechanix Magazine chose this Jeep as the "4WD Multi-Purpose Vehicle of the Year"...See the two-part HD video series at this link/page!

Kevin Carey's Jeep JK Wrangler on the Rubicon Trail

     HD Video Close-Up: Jeep JK Wrangler Prepped for the Rubicon Trail! Kevin Carey co-founded the Wheelers for the Wounded Rubicon Super Event. In this exclusive HD video interview, Kevin shares the equipment on his 2007 Jeep JK Wrangler. The discussion takes place at the Rubicon Trail during the 2012 WFTW Rubicon Super Event!

MSD Atomic EFI prototype for Jeep 4.2L inline six

      HD Video: MSD Atomic EFI Test on 4.2L Jeep Inline Six Dan Hiney installed a prototype MSD Atomic EFI system on his 1989 Jeep YJ Wrangler 4.2L inline six. The testing and HD video interview took place at the Rubicon Trail during the 2012 Wheelers for the Wounded Rubicon Super Event.

2012 Jeep JK Wrangler Rubicon grille

     The Latest Jeep Models For details on the newest Jeep models, see the 4WD Mechanix Magazine coverage of new Jeep model introductions, road tests and off-road evaluations. Learn about equipment, new technology and the options that best serve your needs...See each of the HD videos below!

3.6L Versus 3.8L V-6 Performance

     HD Video: 2012 Jeep Wrangler Powertrain Changes The 2012 Jeep JK Wrangler's new 3.6L V-6 engine promises more horsepower and torque plus improved fuel efficiency. Add the A580 five-speed automatic transmission for a totally new driving experience!  

2012 Jeep JK Wrangler on the trail!

     HD Video: Testing the 2012 Jeep JK Wrangler The 2012 JK Wrangler features an all new powertrain. A Pentastar 3.6L V-6 and A580 automatic transmission tops the list. Join Moses Ludel and the media as they test the newest editions of the Jeep Wrangler!

2012 Jeep JK Wrangler Rubicon

     HD Video: 2012 Jeep Wrangler Introduction In this HD video, Jeep marketing and design staff discuss the latest JK Wrangler's features. Recorded at the Portland, Oregon, media launch of the 2012 models.  

2012 JK Wrangler offers performance, style and refinement!

     HD Video: 2012 Jeep JK Wrangler Design Changes At the Portland, Oregon launch of the 2012 JK Wrangler, Brian Nielander shares details on the newest Jeep Wrangler design and refinement changes. In this HD video presentation, Brian offers candid insights into what it takes to preserve and improve this iconic Jeep model.  

Marketing the 2012 Jeep JK Wrangler

     HD Video: 2012 Jeep JK Wrangler Marketing Chris Ellis, Head of Jeep Marketing, values the significant changes to the "iconic" Jeep Wrangler. In this video footage from Portland, Oregon, Chris Ellis speaks to the automotive press about the new 2012 Jeep JK Wrangler.  

2012 Jeep JK Wrangler product press release PDF

     Press Releases for the 2012 Jeep Wrangler [PDF downloads] The 2012 Jeep JK Wrangler promises to be a banner sales year, and for good reason. Wrangler's new powertrain and refined features have buyers rushing to the dealerships. Here are PDFs for the official Jeep® press releases that cover the 2012 JK Wrangler's features and benefits.  

Moses Ludel test driving the 2012 Jeep JK Wrangler

     Tips for Driving the Jeep Wrangler Unlimited Moses Ludel tested the new Jeep Wrangler Unlimited Rubicon 4x4. During the trail trip from Camp Wamp to the pavement, Moses comments candidly about driving techniques, the Jeep Wrangler and how-to drive on dirt roads. This is HD video from the driver's view...There are two (2) HD videos at this link/page!

2011 Moab Jeep concept vehicles!

     Jeep-Mopar 4WD Concept Vehicles at Moab Jeep hosts a media trail run at Fins and Things during the 2011 Moab Jeep Safari. See the full line of Jeep vehicles, Mopar and Jeep Accessories and innovative concept vehicles in action!

Advance Adapters at Moab 2011

     Advance Adapters at the 2011 SEMA Show Advance Adapters has been a 4WD industry icon for decades. Atlas transfer cases, motor mounts, transmission adapters and high performance engine conversions are part of the Advance Adapters product line. At the 2011 SEMA Show, Advance Adapters staff met with customers and 4WD enthusiasts. Advance Adapters has won many SEMA awards.

Interview with Mike Partridge of Advance Adapters

      Moses Ludel Video Interview: Mike Partridge of Advance Adapters At the 2011 Moab Jeep Safari, Moses Ludel interviews Mike Partridge of Advance Adapters. Live and candid, this interview became a four-video series devoted to the most popular products in the transfer case and engine conversion aftermarket.

Advance Adapters Rubicrawler gearbox

     Advance Adapters Interview: Part 1, the Rubicrawler The Rubicrawler crawl gear reduction box provides a unique, easy to install solution to gearing. Designed for '03 up TJ and JK Wrangler through the current 2011 models, the Advance Adapters Rubicrawler has become a sensation. Mike Partridge shares details in this interview.  

Advance Adapters products

     Advance Adapters Interview: Part 2, the Atlas II Transfer Case Moses Ludel's interview with Mike Partridge continues. Exploring the 4WD trail and race-proven Advance Adapters Atlas transfer case design and features. 

Advance Adapters Atlas transfer case

     Advance Adapters Interview: Part 3, Atlas 4-Speed Transfer Case Mike Partridge talks candidly about the Advance Adapters Atlas four-speed transfer case and its latest upgrades. This unique unit is now sought by racers, rock crawlers and hardcore Jeep 4WD trail users.  

Atlas transfer case from Advance Adapters

     Advance Adapters Interview: Part 4, Mounts and Transmission Adapters The video interview with Mike Partridge concludes with the traditional Advance Adapters motor mount and transmission adapter products. Advance Adapters offers popular products and custom, one-off applications to meet customer demands.  

Installing the Bestop rear TrekStep on a Ram Truck 

     How-to: Installing the Bestop Trekstep In this HD video how-to, we mount the Bestop Trekstep to an aftermarket Buckstop bumper on the magazine's Dodge Ram truck. The bumper requires fabrication of a special bracket.

Bestop TrekStep sideboards installed on Ram Truck

     How-to: Installing Bestop Trek Step Side Boards We took the '05 Dodge Ram 3500 to the next level with Bestop Side Treksteps. The rear Trek Step has served so well that we installed side steps in this HD video how-to technical coverage. See the utility, function and good looks of these boards!

RE-RH transmission upgrades from Sonnax

     Q&A Vlog: Quality Rebuild Parts for Chrysler RE-RH Transmissions In this HD video vlog Q&A, Moses Ludel answers a viewer's question about the quality parts and upgrades required to rebuild a Chrysler 42RE and other RE-RH transmissions. The Jeep Grand Cherokee has a 4.0L inline six and pulls a travel trailer. The owner wants to rebuild the transmission with the best parts.

Bestop PowerBoards for light trucks

     HD Video How-to: Installing the Bestop PowerBoard Kit The Bestop PowerBoard automatic running boards provide easy entry to the Ram 4x4 cab. Owners of stock height and lifted trucks can benefit from this how-to installation and evaluation of the Bestop PowerBoard kit for the new Ram truck!

AEV Jeep JK pickup at Moab 2012

      HD Video: 'AEV' Jeep JK Wranglers at 2012 Moab Jeep Safari  At the 2012 Moab Jeep Safari, American Expeditionary Vehicles set up a display that showcases its Hemi V-8 conversion into the Jeep JK Wrangler chassis. See this video coverage of the AEV conversion, a swap now topical throughout the Jeep 4WD and 4x4 communities!

GDiesel advanced fuel for diesel trucks!

     Performance Diesel Fuel: GDiesel GDiesel is a major breakthrough in diesel engine performance, fuel efficiency and reduced tailpipe pollution. In this HD video tour of the Advanced Refining Concepts plant near Sparks, Nevada, learn more about this latest diesel fuel technology.

Transfer Flow auxiliary fuel tank for Dodge Ram truck

      Transfer Flow: Fuel Tanks and Alternative Fuels Technology Transfer Flow, Inc., is an industry-recognized leader in aftermarket auxiliary fuel tanks. For the Dodge Ram 3500 makeover, Transfer Flow, Inc., was our choice. In addition to fuel tanks, Transfer Flow, Inc., is also an innovator at alternative fuel technology for California. In this video interview, Mark Forwalter talks about propane fuel. See the HD videos below for additional details on Transfer Flow products...There are two (2) HD videos at this link/page!

Auxiliary fuel tanks have been the company's primary business, manufacturing at the Chico facility.

      HD Video: Transfer Flow Fuel Tank Manufacturing Process In these two HD videos, Mark Forwalter takes us on a tour of the Transfer Flow, Inc., manufacturing plant. The advanced technology and quality control measures are impressive. The two-part HD video series is available at this link/page! 

When the student is ready, so is the classroom!

     HD Video: Transfer Flow Alternative Fuel Technology Classes In this HD video interview, Mark Forwalter talks about the Transfer Flow alternative fuel technology classes. He shares details about modern propane EFI systems and other developments.  

2011 Mopar SEMA Show display area

      2011 SEMA Show: Mopar Display in HD Video! Chrysler's Mopar Accessories division provides the aftermarket products that make a difference. At the 2011 SEMA Show, Mopar and Mopar Performance delivered a stellar presentation of genuine Mopar performance, appearance and upgrade accessories. For OEM standards applied to aftermarket products, see the Jeep and Ram truck offerings in this article and HD video presentation!

Mopar Accessories and Mopar Performance

     Mopar Accessories at the 2011 SEMA Show Chrysler's Mopar Accessories division provides the aftermarket products that make a difference. At the 2011 SEMA Show, Mopar and Mopar Performance delivered a stellar presentation of genuine Mopar performance, appearance and upgrade accessories. For OEM standards applied to aftermarket products, see the Jeep and Ram truck offerings in this article and HD video presentation!  

Warn Industries at the 2011 SEMA Show Las Vegas

      Warn Industries at the 2011 SEMA Show Warn Industries is an award-winning presence at SEMA. In this 2011 SEMA Show coverage, see the two-part HD video presentation of Warn's latest products. This two-part HD video series includes walkthroughs and demonstrations that bring the show to your screen!

SEMA Show 2011 Jeep JK Wrangler display vehicles

      Full-Traction Suspension & Hanson Products Full-Traction Suspension offers an extensive line of innovative Jeep and light truck suspension upgrades, including lift kits and the CRC (Constant Roll Center) device. Hanson is a well-known line of high quality bumpers. At the 2011 SEMA Show, Full-Traction Suspension featured the Mopar Jeep Wrangler 'Pork Chop' concept 4x4. See the latest FTS, Pure Jeep and Hanson products in this HD video!

2011 Off-Road Expo, Pomona

      Video Interview: Steve Kramer and Full-Traction Suspension Full-Traction Suspension manufactures innovative chassis products for Jeep 4WDs. The CRC Link™ is the latest improvement for the Jeep JK Wrangler. A Watts link design, CRC improves roll center geometry and handling. In this interview, Steve Kramer explains the system and its advantages over the stock Jeep rear track bar system.

Bestop at the 2011 SEMA Show Las Vegas

      Bestop at the 2011 SEMA Show Bestop is a major supplier of canvas tops for Jeep 4WD vehicles, including OEM applications. At the 2011 SEMA Show, Megan Thompson from Bestop provides a tour of the latest products. This HD video coverage presents the latest products from Bestop.

Banks Power at the SEMA Show 2011

     Banks Power at the 2011 SEMA Show Banks Power and Gale Banks Engineering are synonymous with diesel and gasoline engine improvements. Banks Power has a variety of upgrades for Jeep and Ram truck performance. This HD video coverage from the 2011 SEMA Show includes a close look at the Banks Power products!

Aftermarket at 2012 King of the Hammers

      4WD Aftermarket Vendors Support the 2012 Griffin KOH The 4WD aftermarket product manufacturers and vendors bring innovation and upgrades to the Ultra4 and recreational 4x4 communities. At the 2012 Griffin King of the Hammers event week, the aftermarket came out in numbers to support the racers and four-wheelers.

BFG Tires at the Off-Road Expo

     HD Video: Expert Advice for Off-Road Tires Choices Richard Winchester, Field Marketing Manager for B.F. Goodrich tires, talks frankly about off-road tire choices. Richard's advice provides insight into the tire types that best suit your Jeep or Ram truck driving needs. See Richard's additional tips at the Dodge Ram 3500 makeover section of the magazine.

Transfer Flow fuel tank installed in Dodge Ram 3500

     Dodge Ram 3500 Makeover: Transfer Flow Auxiliary Fuel Tank Trucks used for towing and hauling need a long-range fuel supply. When the 2005 Dodge Ram 3500 came due for a makeover, Transfer Flow's auxiliary fuel tank was high on the list. Fuel range increased more than 1,500 miles, and the Transfer Flow cross-bed tank allows options for cost-conscious fueling...This is a two-part HD video series available at this link/page!

2012 Ram Power Wagon at Moab, Utah

      Video Clip: 2011 Ram Power Wagon at Moab The 2011 Ram Power Wagon is a formidible 4x4! In this video clip, the newest models scale the switchbacks at Moab's Poison Spider Mesa Trail...

Sierra 4x4 Trailers on display at Reno Off-Road Expo

     Video Review: Sierra 4x4 Trailers Moses Ludel interviews Chris Dickerson, owner of Sierra 4x4 Trailers. These trailers and accessory products drew widespread attention at the 2011 Reno Off-Road Expo. You'll want to see these trailers and accessories!

Top Bow canvas products for early Willys Jeep CJ

      Video: Top Bow Products for Early Willys CJ Models Michael Myers produces replica components for early Willys-built CJ Jeep canvas tops. His 'Top Bow' products restore vintage CJ-2A and CJ-3A tops to OEM standards. In this video, Moses Ludel interviews Michael Myers and discusses top details. 

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