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Lead Crystal: Beware the imitators …

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They say imitation is the sincerest form of flattery, but sometimes it is just plain misleading. Lead Crystal batteries have had some fantastic growth in the Australian 4WD, camping and caravan sector in the last 12 months and as one might expect a few opportunists have jumped on the bandwagon to spin a quick buck. What are Lead Crystal Batteries? …

Ice Mule Soft Bag Cooler: Get Good Gear product review

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  ONLY THE ICEMULE’S PATENTED INSULATED DRY-BAG DESIGN GIVES YOU THE PORTABILITY OF A SOFT COOLER WITH THE LEAK-PROOF, ICE-KEEPING PERFORMANCE CAPABILITIES OF A HARD COOLER. Unlike other soft coolers, the IceMule Classic waterproof soft cooler bag will not leak even upside down, and it can keep ice intact for up to 24 hours. The IceMule Classic even floats (try that with your …

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2016 Nissan TITAN XD

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The 2016 Nissan TITAN XD full-size pickup powered by a Cummins 5.0L V8 Turbo Diesel is now on sale dealership across the US. The all-new TITAN XD expands Cummins presence in the North American pickup market from heavy-duty trucks to now extending to serve the light-duty segment. The 5.0L V8 Turbo Diesel stands alone between the smaller and larger diesel …

LCMP IS SOLD !! It is official

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Landcruiser Mountain Park has sold Land Cruiser Mountain Park is to become 10,000 acre Wilderness Park accessible only to “Crofters”. Less than 2 hours from Brisbane and the Sunshine Coast It’s was perfect place for locals to learn new off road driving skills, have fun with the family or mates and at the same time explore over 200km of 4WD …

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What is and how to detect STRAY CURRENT …

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Stray currents in the cooling system In simple terms stray current is a chemical/electrical process which causes an electrical current to pass through a vehicles cooling system fluid. It can cause rapid damage to radiators and will indirectly cause problems with other engine components such as water pumps, thermostat housings, etc. This is brought about when one or more items …

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4WD Action gets it wrong: Waeco apology to Engel

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Source article by Engel Management, The following has been published on the 4WD Action Magazine website; CORRECTION NOTICE FROM VIPAC ENGINEERS AND SCIENTISTS LIMITED- 2015 FRIDGE COMPARO ENGEL 40L FRIDGE FREEZER POWER CONSUMPTION RESULT In issue 228 (January 2015) 4WD Action published the “2015 Fridge Comparo” article in which a number of 12V 4WD fridges were compared against various criteria, …

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Camping Carnage: A sinkhole has taken out In-skip point camping spot

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CAMPERS at Inskip Point near Rainbow Beach have told of narrowly escaping with their lives after an apparent “sinkhole” opened up at the popular holiday spot. Sunshine Coast recovery experts Clayton’s Towing reported the camp grounds were being evacuated overnight. “Well 3 am still up after a massive sinkhole swallowed our camp at inskip few caravans and camper trailers lost …