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Tips for Towing on the Highway

First, be aware of your state and local towing laws, as well as the towing laws of any other states you may be traveling through. For example, your state’s maximum towing speed may be different from that of the state you’re traveling to. In addition, some states may also have a law regarding the ma...

Throttle Out | How Jeep Suspension Works

“Hopefully, with this new information, you’ll be able to make a good decision when purchasing a lift kit, as far as which components you want to make sure your lift kit includes.” – Ryan Huck In this video, Ryan discusses everything from control arms to track bars, drag links to caster and pinion...

Throttle Out | What is Death Wobble?

From bushings to trackbars, Ryan runs through all the scenarios where death wobble can occur on a Wrangler, so you can stay safe on and off the road! Watch it here: https://www.extremeterrain.com/throttle-out-news-dec2018.html Additionally, we have added this video as a resource to our definitive J...

Coconino National Forest designates fee-free days for 2019

SEDONA, Ariz., Dec. 14, 2018— The Red Rock Ranger District of the Coconino National Forest will waive fees associated with many recreation sites and amenities on New Year’s Day (Jan. 1), as well as many other days throughout 2019.  As part of this nationwide event, fees will be waived for all Red R...

Forest Service seeks public input on Fossil Creek CRMP

CAMP VERDE, Ariz., Nov. 30, 2018 — In an effort to best manage the Fossil Creek Wild and Scenic River and meet the requirements of the Wild and Scenic Rivers Act, the Coconino and Tonto national forests are releasing a Notice of Availability of a draft comprehensive river management plan (CRMP) and ...

The Haul | F150 Dyno Battle

In this video, you will witness stock dyno runs from most of the popular engine configurations available in 2015 model year and newer F150s. Engines featured in this video include the baby 2.7L Ecoboost, the “Lion” 3.0L Power Stroke Turbo Diesel, the “Coyote” 5.0L V8 and both varieties of 3.5L Ecob...

How To Fit 35's Tires on Your Wrangler JK

If you’ve thought about putting 35’s on your JK, this video will tell you everything you need to know! – Ryan Huck In this video, Ryan discusses how and why you might add 35” tires to a stock ride height JK, as well as showing where rubbing can occur. Ryan also explains why he wouldn’t recommend of...

How to Handle a Towing Emergency

We’ve previously discussed trailer sway and combination disturbance, which are two situations that can quickly become dangerous if not dealt with properly. Trailer sway is a side to side motion that begins after reaching a certain speed while towing. This persistent swaying motion is not normal and...

The Forgotten Items!

I’ve heard of truck and trailer rentals that were done on a cash basis. Nothing talks louder than a couple of 100 dollar bills to induce a tow truck driver to pull you out of a remote stuck!  I suggest big cash somewhere between $500 and $1,000. Hide it in your vehicle or split it with a buddy. Mak...

Throttle Out | JL Wrangler Dyno Battle

Jeep hasn’t offered two engines in the same generation Wrangler since the TJ so we knew engine choice would be a big decision for people. We were excited to put both engines on the rollers to see what they would do and the results were surprising! - Ryan Huck To commemorate this, Ryan decided to co...


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