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Don’t Fear the Darkness — Quake LED Headlights
LED Darkness Absorbers Lights do not emit light, they absorb the dark.  Electronics work on the “Smoke” theory that if they let their smoke out, they stop working.  Lights then work on the theory that they absorb the darkness.  When they have absorbed all that they are able to,... Read more
QUICK TIP:  How to Air Down Tires While On the Trail
Airing down tires before hitting the trail is one of those rituals that we all endure, but don’t necessarily enjoy. Whether we are about to hit rocks, mud, sand or just bumpy dirt roads, airing down improves your tire’s traction and footprint; gives your kidneys a break with a... Read more
QUICK TIP: The Cure for TJ/LJ Arched Coil Syndrome
QUICK TECH TIP:  TJ/LJ Rear Coil Spring Correction Brackets As many of you have seen, after lifting a TJ or an LJ beyond 2″, the rear springs can begin to “arch” themselves for lack of a better word. For tall springs to fit in between the axle perches and... Read more
Expert Tips on Keeping Your Jeeping Tires Going Round and Round
THE RIGHT TIRES MAKE A WORLD OF DIFFERENCE IN YOUR FUN TIME! A few simple tips and some safety reminders Tires can be the difference between fun and fiasco; between life and disaster; and between conquering and crashing.  Proper attention and care of your tires are extremely important, along with... Read more
Get Lost! A Look at the New SPOT “X”
When was the last time you went somewhere and didn’t have cell service? Were you concerned? I’m guessing that most of the time when this happens it’s not an emergency. Usually we can drive a few more minutes, or walk, hike or ride to find that necessary cell service... Read more
The Painless “Trail Rocker” Switch System — Truly Painless!
The Painless Off-Road Solutions Trail Rocker When it comes to upgrades and modifications for our jeeps, we all want to do it ourselves and get our hands dirty. When you love your jeep, you take pride in everything that goes into it. As women, we tend to ask our guys... Read more
Sun, Jeeps and the Shadebrigade
Installing a SpiderWebShade Mesh Top on my TJ Jeep My family loves to wheel our Jeep top down with the sun shining brightly and the scenery passing overhead.  Unfortunately over time the sun has taken a toll on some body parts.  But rather than give up on top down,... Read more
[Video] Factor 55 Closed System Winching
Winching Safety with the Closed System Safety first when winching!  If you get hit by a broken winch hook or cable, it could ruin your day – or worse.  Search YouTube for broken winch hook’s or line videos, and you will find more than you can watch in one... Read more
Currie Jeep Beef: Upgrading My TJ to Currie F9
Are You Ready to Beef Up Your Axles? Have you ever wondered how long it would take before you replaced the rear end in your Jeep?  For us, it was about 10 years.  Jeeps come from the factory with either a Dana 35 or 44.  How long it will... Read more
Fix Your Trail Communication Woes with Rugged
Note: This article is a product review (with radio mounting tips) that does not cover the FCC licensing requirements in-depth or how to be a HAM operator.  The Editors Staying in Touch Have you ever had that moment on a ModernJeeper trip when you just wanted to throw out your... Read more