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  1. Australia and New Zealand
    We are going to purchase two more 4WDs, our main concern is the "wade depth". Can anyone recommend any particular vehicles please, new or second hand. We are presently considering twin cab utes. Other considerations for us are: Availability of parts, cost of parts, vehicle reliability. Thank...
  2. DIY - Do It Yourself
    So I recently bought a 2008 ram 2500 with the 6.7 no problems at 157,000 miles. Need to do the valve lash and was wondering, after I take the head cover off and check spacing if I adjust one side does it adjust the other side? For clarification its a 24v with a single bridge per two...
  3. Vehicles & Transportation
    So I needed a new car to drive back and forth to work, play with in the mud etc. Well I came across a land rover discovery 1 sitting in a car lot for 3k. well talked the guy down to 2k and bought this rough monster. a week later replacing everything that could break, new engine mounts and...
  4. General Discussion
    Looking on information on how a current Army national guard infantry unit is outfitted with equipment and how thing are done. Not much luck searching the web and called the Oregon national guard headquarters for information and basically getting an attitude I gotta be a Taliban spy even after...
  5. General Discussion
    How would one go about storing water in their vehicle for long periods, say through the summer months or longer? I have heard some bad things about chemicals in the plastic water bottles making the water harmful. Is this true? If so is there another way?
  6. Disaster Preparedness General Discussion
    Nothing like a little tornado to kick your butt into gear. I've got the diesel genny in the back of the truck, with a 110 gallon buddy tank in addition to the 35 on board. I can drive ~ 1900 miles, or run the genny for maybe a month. Knowing all the work I have to do after our tornado, I've...
  7. Vehicles & Transportation
    I understand why some people would want to buy a BOV, but in reality why not just spend more on supplies? Any car, truck, or suv will get you where you want to go. Why not save the hundreds or thousands you would spend on a BOV and buy more supplies or even a good gun? I am not tryin to put...
  8. Vehicles & Transportation
    What is the best kind of vehicle for urban survival? Rural? All-around best?
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