4WD New Products Channel

4WD New Products Channel

4WD New Products Channel Playlist! 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: John Williams knows tires. Years of desert and Baja racing, plus instructing and prepping vehicles at Miller Motorsports Park, make […]

Routine Service for Late Jeep 4WD Models

Routine Service for Late Jeep 4WD Models

Jeep 4WD How-to: Late Model Preventive Maintenance and Routine Service Jeep 4WD owners continue to access rugged and challenging trails! Here, Warn’s modified late JK Wrangler Rubicon 4-door boasts a complement of aftermarket accessories. Plying the rocks at Moab, Utah, this Jeep JK Wrangler 4WD demands preventive maintenance and punctual routine service! The Jeep XJ […]

Moses Ludel’s 4WD Mechanix Magazine – Mopar TechAuthority: The OEM Jeep Technical Resource

Moses Ludel’s 4WD Mechanix Magazine – Mopar TechAuthority: The OEM Jeep Technical Resource

  Mopar® Provides the Global ‘TechAuthority II’ Website!        As a Jeep technical professional and author of the bestselling Jeep® Owner’s Bible™ and two Jeep® CJ Rebuilder’s Manuals (each from Bentley Publishers), I value Mopar technical resources! The internet is rife with information; however, there is only one Jeep® and Dodge-Ram “factory” information source—Mopar TechAuthority!..Whether I am rebuilding, […]

Moses Ludel’s 4WD Mechanix Magazine – HD Video: 2012 SEMA Show and Latest Products Review

Moses Ludel’s 4WD Mechanix Magazine – HD Video: 2012 SEMA Show and Latest Products Review

2012 SEMA Show at Las Vegas—New Products in Close-up HD Video!   The 2012 SEMA Show at Las Vegas, Nevada, was the largest SEMA Show in history. There were 2,200 exhibitors and over 120,000 participants. For Jeep and the 4WD aftermarket, the Great Recession has waned, and new products with advanced concepts abound. In this […]

Moses Ludel’s 4WD Mechanix Magazine – Live Tech Vlog: Engine Oil and Filters, Part 2

Vlog Series:  Jeep, 4×4 Truck & SUV Engine Oil and Filter Needs! Part 2—Hosted by Moses Ludel In the Part 2 vlog, Moses Ludel compares synthetic and conventional oils. Is there a cost-effective equivalent to synthetic motor oil? Curious why rear main seals, timing cover seals or valve cover gaskets tend to leak when you switch […]

Moses Ludel’s 4WD Mechanix Magazine – HD Videos: Mopar Presentations and Trail Run at 2012 Moab Jeep Safari

2012 Moab Jeep Safari: Mopar Trail Concept Vehicles—Seven HD Videos! Jeep® CEO Mike Manley opened the Mopar presentations with an overview of Jeep® brand targets and the growing global marketing successes. At the 2012 Moab Jeep Safari, Mopar hosted a media trail run and launched the newest Mopar/Jeep Concept vehicles. Special presentations by Jeep® CEO […]

Moses Ludel’s 4WD Mechanix Magazine – Live Tech Vlog: Engine Oil and Filters, Part 4

Vlog Series:  Jeep, 4×4 Truck & SUV Engine Oil and Filter Needs! Part 4—Hosted by Moses Ludel Part 4—Moses Ludel completes the four-vlog series with insights into oil filtration and his filter picks for Jeep and 4×4 truck/SUV engines. Want your engine to last more than two-hundred thousand miles? Watch this HD video!      This four-vlog HD […]

Moses Ludel’s 4WD Mechanix Magazine – Live Tech Vlog: Engine Oil and Filters, Part 3

Vlog Series:  Jeep, 4×4 Truck & SUV Engine Oil and Filter Needs! Part 3—Hosted by Moses Ludel In Part 3, Moses Ludel clarifies viscosity needs and oil change intervals. Wonder why there are so many opinions about motor oil changes and which viscosity oil your engine needs? Hear candid comments—backed by experience!      This four-vlog HD video […]

Moses Ludel’s 4WD Mechanix Magazine – Live Tech Vlog: Engine Oil and Filters, Part 1

Vlog Series:  Jeep, 4×4 Truck & SUV Engine Oil and Filter Needs! Part 1—Hosted by Moses Ludel In the Part 1 vlog, Moses Ludel talks about the design of engine oils and their history. He shares details on why multi-viscosity oil came into existence and its gains. Learn more about motor oils and the roles oil […]

Moses Ludel’s 4WD Mechanix Magazine – 2011 SEMA Show: Mopar Display in HD Video!

Jeep® and Ram Truck Accessories at Mopar® 2011 SEMA Show Display!    HD Video: Chrysler Group’s Mopar® display at SEMA!           In the HD video (above), see the scope of Mopar® products offered and the innovations that Chrysler Group creates for new Jeep® and truck buyers. Jeep 4WD and Ram truck models have a substantial market share, creating […]

Moses Ludel’s 4WD Mechanix Magazine – How-to: Jeep 4.0L Water Pump and Serpentine Belt

How-to: Jeep 4.0L/4.2L Inline Six Water Pump, Serpentine Belt and Radiator R&R! In this HD video how-to, Moses Ludel removes and installs a water pump in a 1987-2001 Jeep XJ Cherokee 4.0L engine.  The basic steps in this water pump replacement carry over to other 4.0L Jeep inline sixes, including the 1991-95 YJ Wranglers and the 1997-2006 Jeep TJ Wranglers.  Jeep […]

Moses Ludel’s 4WD Mechanix Magazine – HD Video Series: 2011 SEMA Show at Las Vegas!

Moses Ludel’s 4WD Mechanix Magazine – HD Video Series: 2011 SEMA Show at Las Vegas!

2011 SEMA Show at Las Vegas, Nevada!      Amidst a huge industry crowd, interest in aftermarket off-road and four-wheel drive products ran high. 4WD Mechanix© Magazine was present, focused on close-up HD video coverage. In this section, discover the newest products from key manufacturers and suppliers like Warn Industries, Mopar®, Mopar Performance, Jeep® Accessories, Bestop®, Advance Adapters, […]

Moses Ludel’s 4WD Mechanix Magazine – HD Video Series: 2012 Moab Jeep Safari Events

2012 Moab Jeep Safari Events—Action Packed HD Video Coverage!   Is this a Mopar concept vehicle or a lost prospector from the ‘sixties, plying the Moab, Utah, slickrock for signs of uranium ore? Decide for yourself in the HD video coverage of Chrysler Group’s Jeep®/Mopar concept vehicles and trail run at the 2012 Moab Jeep […]

Moses Ludel’s 4WD Mechanix Magazine – 2013 SEMA Show: See the Latest Mopar Products and Concept Vehicles

2013 SEMA Show: See the Latest Mopar Products and Concept Vehicles     The Mopar display is always one of the largest draws at the SEMA Show. For 2013, Mopar came out in force with its concept vehicles, performance parts and accessories. Join the magazine’s GoPro Hero3 Black Edition tour of the 2013 SEMA Show Mopar […]

Moses Ludel’s 4WD Mechanix Magazine – Jeep-Mopar 4WD Concept Vehicles at Moab

Video: 2011 Moab Jeep Safari Presentations and Mopar Concept Vehicles!

Moses Ludel’s 4WD Mechanix Magazine – Stroker Six Upgrade for XJ Cherokee

Moses Ludel’s 4WD Mechanix Magazine – Stroker Six Upgrade for XJ Cherokee

How-to: Jeep 4.0L Inline Six Buildup to 4.5L, 4.6L or 4.7L Stroker (4.7L Long-Block Inline Six—Photo Courtesy of Mopar® Performance) For other details on the stroker six buildup and Mopar’s 4.7L long block, see the article at the “Jeep YJ and TJ Wrangler Workshop” section of the magazine. Click here for direct access to the […]

Moses Ludel’s 4WD Mechanix Magazine – Mopar Accessories at the 2011 SEMA Show

Mopar™ Performance and Accessories at the 2011 SEMA Show, Las Vegas!   HD Video: Chrysler Group’s Mopar™ display area at the 2011 SEMA Show!  The Jeep Wrangler is the 2011 SEMA “Hottest 4×4/SUV”. Mopar® and Jeep®  Accessories have a host of products that complement the Jeep Wrangler, Ram trucks and other Chrysler Group models…The Fiat 500 also won […]

Moses Ludel’s 4WD Mechanix Magazine – Q&A Vlog: Quality Rebuild Parts for Chrysler RE-RH Transmissions

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 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 […]

Moses Ludel’s 4WD Mechanix Magazine – Latest Jeep 4WD News

Moses Ludel’s 4WD Mechanix Magazine – Latest Jeep 4WD News

Latest Jeep® 4WD News —Now at the 4WD Mechanix HD Video Network!      Find the latest Jeep® 4WD news at the 4WD Mechanix HD Video Network’s “4WD News & Event Channel” and the other channels. Click on the channel playlist buttons at the magazine header for Jeep® 4WD news, technical information and how-to upgrades. Find […]

Moses Ludel’s 4WD Mechanix Magazine – Jeep and Dodge Ram Automatic Transmission ‘Q & A’

Moses Ludel’s 4WD Mechanix Magazine – Jeep and Dodge Ram Automatic Transmission ‘Q & A’

Q&A and How-to: Jeep and Dodge Ram Automatic Transmissions      Enjoy the many detailed, traditional ‘Q&A’ exchanges in these article columns…’Q & A’ has now moved to open, interactive forum discussions. Visit the forums, you’ll want to join—for free!      Have technical questions about your Jeep 4×4,  popular 4WD truck, SUV, ATV, UTV or dirt motorcycle—or welding and […]