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Truck Recovery Tools & Tips For The Off Road Trails - Forward Progress

Posted in How To on April 1, 2009
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Photographers: Fred WilliamsRick Pewe

Sooner or later it's going to happen to you. hopefully you will be prepared for it. Much like taxes and oil changes, becoming demobilized on the trail is just a part of life no one likes, but we all have to deal with it. Even with all the trail prep in the world, there are those situations you can't plan for. From mud-soaked motors to rusted-out rod ends, it's safe to say that when you're wheeling a seasoned 4x there's always a chance for a little trail trouble. Compiled here are a handful of tools we've had and tricks we've learned over the years that have kept us wheeling, gotten us back to camp, and helped limp our rigs back to civilization. When these trail disasters and hiccups happen to you, don't forget to snap a picture of it and send it into Whoops!, so you can share your trail tales of misfortune with the whole world!

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