4WD Survival Guide is a completely revised and updated edition of the definitive guide to four-wheel driving. Author John Basham shares his detailed knowledge to help you deal with the multiple challenges of travelling across Australia in your fourwheel drive. Driving skills, troubleshooting and maintenance are all covered using case studies, checklists, advice, tips and cautions, while full-colour photographs bring the subject to life. In paperback for easy in-car reference, this is the book every four-wheel driver needs before they leave home. Includes: The human factor and the 4WD; Different terrains and driving conditions; How a 4WD works; Mechanical advice and troubleshooting; Modifications and accessories; Maintenance, repairs and breakdowns; Trip planning, safety and finding your way.
Complete guide to 4WD; Perfect for in-car reference.
John Basham is a writer with over 40 years of driving experience. John's many years on the road have given him valuable insights into the pleasures and pitfalls of travelling around Australia. He's more than happy to share his tips and tricks gained as a trainer and shares practical instructions with travellers to ensure a trouble-free journey.