ASK ARB – Toyota LandCruiser Prado

6th September, 2013

Hi ARB, I took my standard Prado 120 on a 5500km tag-a-long tour across the Simpson Desert and Flinders Ranges last year and was amazed by its capabilities across such a diverse range of unforgiving terrain. Although the vehicle responded to every challenge, in hindsight, I believe I should have invested in a more robust suspension setup. The requirements of responding Continue Reading

ASK ARB – roof rack carrying capacity

28th August, 2013

Hi ARB,  I am after some advice. I live in the outback of WA in a community called Burringurrah, more commonly known as Mount Augustus. We have to travel quite some distance to Perth and other places when we go on holidays or buy food. With a family of 5 in a 2005 Pajero, it’s no easy task.  Carrying a trailer is Continue Reading

ASK ARB – advantages of a snorkel part 2

31st July, 2013

Hi, I’ve been trying for about two years to convince my wife to let me get a snorkel for my 3.0 diesel HiLux. No matter how hard I nag, she doesn’t see the point of getting one. She just tells me to avoid deep water when I go out with my mates. But apart from river crossings, what are the other benefits that a snorkel can Continue Reading

ASK ARB – Old vs New

28th June, 2013

Dear ARB, I have one of your air compressors which I purchased about ten years ago. It's mounted under the bonnet of my 4x4, and is regularly used to inflate the tyres on my vehicle, plus invariably it gets used to pump up all my mates' tyres as well. It's taken a real hiding over the years, but has never let Continue Reading

ASK ARB – snatch strap recovery

26th May, 2013

Dear ARB, I enjoy receiving your informative mag in the mail each season to catch up on the great destinations our marvellous country has on offer, and to find out which ARB products will best help me get there and back safely. During a recent trip to the Coorong region of SA, a question arose between the travellers in our group and this is what I’m Continue Reading