Moses Ludel Vlog: Why Build a Jeep 4.6L Stroker Inline Six?

Moses Ludel Vlog: Why Build a 4.6L Jeep Inline Six Stroker Motor? The Jeep inline six stroker motor is a popular topic! In this HD vlog, Moses Ludel shares his many reasons for building a 4.6L Jeep inline six stroker motor. At left is the predecessor to the seven-main bearing 199/232/258 and 4.0L AMC engine […]

2018 SEMA Show New Products

Latest Products and Tools for 4×4 Enthusiasts and Fabricators The New Products Showcase at the 2018 SEMA Show drew a heavy flow of traffic. On display were the newest, most innovative performance parts, utility products and specialty niche tools. In the HD video tour, discover the latest high performance 4×4, UTV, Jeep®, Ram, Cummins, Duramax […]

Moses Ludel’s 4WD Mechanix Magazine – HD Video Tour: Advance Adapters Manufacturing Facility

HD Video Tour:  Advance Adapters Facility at Paso Robles, California 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. See the manufacturing and machine processes that create these well-recognized components. In this segment, Vice […]

2016 Moab EJS: Off-Road Products Raffle at Grandpa’s Garage

Guests of BFGoodrich® Tires, Raceline Wheels and Poison Spyder Customs gathered at Grandpa’s Garage for an evening of fun after running at Area BFE/BFG. A key component of the celebration was the ongoing raffle, where off-road items from small to the Grand Prize kept the guests busy. The entire raffle was fun, and the Grand […]

John Williams Discusses BFG All-Terrain T/A KO2 Tires at Moab EJS!

John Williams knows tires. Years of desert and Baja racing, plus instructing and prepping vehicles for Miller Motorsports Park, make John expert at assessing the new BFGoodrich® All-Terrain T/A KO2 tires.      At the 2015 Moab Easter Jeep Safari, BFG® Tires, Raceline Wheels and Poison Spyder Customs sponsored trail runs at Area BFE/BFG, and […]

Moses Ludel’s 4WD Mechanix Magazine – Moses Ludel: Publisher Profile

Moses Ludel’s 4WD Mechanix Magazine – Moses Ludel: Publisher Profile

Moses Ludel, Publisher & Editor of 4WD Mechanix© Magazine         Moses Ludel’s professional writing and photography career began in 1982. A magazine journalist and newspaper writer, photographer, columnist and industry consultant, Moses Ludel is the mechanic, author and illustrator of the bestselling Jeep® Owner’s Bible, the Jeep® CJ Rebuilder’s Manual: 1946-71 and the Jeep® CJ Rebuilder’s Manual: 1972-86. The Jeep® Owner’s Bible™ (published by Bentley Publishers), […]

Moses Ludel’s 4WD Mechanix Magazine – Featured 4WD Group: Mile-Hi Jeep Club

Moses Ludel’s 4WD Mechanix Magazine – Featured 4WD Group: Mile-Hi Jeep Club

The Mile-Hi Jeep Club Gives Back! (Photography and Captions by Thomas J. Hester, Mile-Hi Jeep Club Commander)      4WD clubs are plentiful throughout the U.S. and Canada, across Europe, Asia and the Middle East. For a Jeep owner, finding a club that fits means matching interests and aims. Reasons for joining a club can include the degree of family involvement, […]

Moses Ludel’s 4WD Mechanix Magazine – Site Map and Content Directory

Moses Ludel’s 4WD Mechanix Magazine – Site Map and Content Directory

Contents at 4WD Mechanix Magazine and HD Video Network:  Quickly Find the Articles, Videos and PDF Downloads Available at the 4WD Mechanix© Magazine Website! Next >> 4WD Mechanix Magazine Home Page 4×4 truck, SUV and Jeep how-to articles, Q&A and multi-channel, HD 1080P video web television at the 4WD Mechanix Video Network. Featuring aftermarket product and […]

Moses Ludel’s 4WD Mechanix Magazine – Tom Willis: OHV Trails

Moses Ludel’s 4WD Mechanix Magazine – Tom Willis: OHV Trails

Column: Tom Willis on the OHV Trail—Back Country Travel & Adventure! Tom Willis lives at northern Nevada. Tom has been involved in all aspects of Off Highway Vehicle (OHV) activities for the past 40 years. He has written and published three guidebooks, covering off-pavement travel and activities in the Nevada and California deserts. Over the […]

Moses Ludel’s 4WD Mechanix Magazine – Tom Willis Column: West Side Death Valley National Park

Moses Ludel’s 4WD Mechanix Magazine – Tom Willis Column: West Side Death Valley National Park

Column: Tom Willis Takes Us to Death Valley National Park! Tom Willis lives at northern Nevada. Tom has been involved in all aspects of Off Highway Vehicle (OHV) activities for the past 40 years. He has written and published three guidebooks, covering off-pavement travel and activities in the Nevada and California deserts. Over the last […]

Moses Ludel’s 4WD Mechanix Magazine – 2015 Moab EJS: BFG Hosts Jeep JK Wrangler Run at Area BFE

2015 Moab EJS: BFGoodrich® Hosts a Jeep JK Wrangler Run at Area BFE! At the 2015 Moab Easter Jeep Safari, BFGoodrich® Tires, Raceline Wheels and Poison Spyder Customs presented a special run for Jeep JK Wrangler owners. On three levels of trails at Area BFE, suitably renamed “Area BFG” for the event, professional racers and 4×4 off-road instructors […]

Moses Ludel’s 4WD Mechanix Magazine – Tom Willis Column: White Pine Mining District

Moses Ludel’s 4WD Mechanix Magazine – Tom Willis Column: White Pine Mining District

Column: Tom Willis at White Pine Mining District in Eastern Nevada! Tom Willis, September 6, 2012—This trip takes us to eastern Nevada near Ely and the White Pine Mining District. The trail begins at U.S. Highway 50, 35 miles west of Ely or 41 miles east of Eureka. Watch for the highway sign that identifies […]

Moses Ludel’s 4WD Mechanix Magazine – Tom Willis Column: Lunar Crater, Nevada

Moses Ludel’s 4WD Mechanix Magazine – Tom Willis Column: Lunar Crater, Nevada

Column: Tom Willis Takes Us to Lunar Crater, Nevada! Tom Willis lives at northern Nevada. Tom has been involved in all aspects of Off Highway Vehicle (OHV) activities for the past 40 years. He has written and published three guidebooks, covering off-pavement travel and activities in the Nevada and California deserts. Over the last eight […]

Moses Ludel’s 4WD Mechanix Magazine – Tom Willis Column: Butte Valley to Ballarat

Moses Ludel’s 4WD Mechanix Magazine – Tom Willis Column: Butte Valley to Ballarat

Column: Tom Willis Takes Us from Butte Valley to Ballarat! Tom Willis, September 6, 2012—This article concludes the trip that ended our last column at Geologist’s Cabin in Butte Valley. The area has some questionable notoriety as the hideout of Charles Manson before his arrest. For this trek, I traveled east to west because Goler […]

Moses Ludel’s 4WD Mechanix Magazine – Tips for Driving the Jeep Wrangler Unlimited

Tips for Driving a Jeep Wrangler Unlimited 4×4 in the Back Country! Part 1: Real-time comments as Moses Ludel drives the trails from Camp Wamp back to the highway in a new 2012 Jeep JK Wrangler Unlimited Rubicon 4×4! (Can be viewed at full-screen and set for 1080P quality!) Note: This HD video footage is […]

Moses Ludel’s 4WD Mechanix Magazine – Tom Willis Column: The Tybo Kilns

Moses Ludel’s 4WD Mechanix Magazine – Tom Willis Column: The Tybo Kilns

Column: Tom Willis Travels to Tybo Kilns at Central Nevada! Tom Willis, November 12, 2012—Tybo Nevada, a small mining town in Nye County, Nevada, was established in 1875 after a silver discovery in Tybo Canyon. A semi-ghost town today with a few people still living in the town, Tybo produced almost $10-million in silver and […]

Moses Ludel’s 4WD Mechanix Magazine – HD Video Exclusive: Warn Zeon Winches

HD Video: Warn Industries Launches the Advanced Design Zeon™ Winches!      In the market for a new, dynamic winch? Warn Industries has launched its most advanced mid-frame winch series ever: Zeon…4WD Mechanix© Magazine attended the Oregon premier, and this exclusive HD video coverage shares the innovative features of the new Zeon winches.   (Open to HD 1080P full-screen view for maximum details!)    Field demonstrations […]

Moses Ludel’s 4WD Mechanix Magazine – Live Tech Vlog: Advance Adapters and SEMA MPMC Media Conference

Road Trip to Advance Adapters and the 2013 SEMA MPMC Media Trade Conference Vlog hosted by Moses Ludel   The week of January 20th-25th, 4WD Mechanix Magazine filmed at Advance Adapters (Paso Robles, CA) and the SEMA MPMC Media Trade Conference (Santa Ana, CA). Advance Adapters footage is available as seventeen (17) edited HD videos […]

Tour of the 2015 Reno Off-Road and Motorsports Expo and Reno Expo Shows!

March is the Reno Expo, considered the launch of another 4WD season at the Sierra region.Join us at this HD video tour of four shows under one roof, including the Reno Off-Road & Motorsports Expo, Reno Boat & Recreation Show, Reno Spring Home & Garden Show and the Reno Pet Show!

Moses Ludel’s 4WD Mechanix Magazine – ‘4WD View’ from Publisher Moses Ludel

Moses Ludel’s 4WD Mechanix Magazine – ‘4WD View’ from Publisher Moses Ludel

  “The 4WD View” Editorial by Moses Ludel, Editor/Publisher    Moses Ludel conducts a 4WD tech, driving and outdoor clinic with colleague and friend, Cody Lundin of Discovery Channel’s “Dual Survival” series. At left, Moses Ludel (center) conducts the 4WD technical training and off-pavement driving skills. Cody (right photo) shares his aboriginal outdoor survival insights with […]