Land Rover Roof Rack - 4X ProductsPosted in Product Reviews on August 1, 2001 Comment (0)
Rover Roof Rack
Hannibal Safari Equipment now offers its lightweight roof rack for Rover owners everywhere. The rack features a welded aluminum structure and is fully corrosion proof. It attaches to the gutters and comes with a full floor for easy loading. For more information, contact: Rover Accessories, Dept. 4WDSU, 23701 Madison St., Torrance, CA 90505, (310) 373-0822, www.roveraccessories.com.
Electric Fan Wiring Kit
The Vari-Cool Adjustable Electric Fan Wiring kit comes equipped with a probe-type thermal sensor and features a 160 to 210 Fahrenheit adjustable thermal switch module. A sensor mounts between the radiator fins and ensures readings to within 1 degree. The kit comes complete with all the components for single fan applications. Dual fans require an additional 30-amp relay and are sold separately. For more information, contact: Perma-Cool, Dept. 4WDSU, 400 S. Rockerfeller Ave., Ontario, CA 91761, (909) 390-1550, www.perma-cool.com.
JeepBox is offering steel boxes to keep out the weather and prying fingers. All lids incorporate a solid aluminum inner liner that is welded to the outer lid and then injected with structural foam and wrapped with a dust seal to create a solid insulated lid. The boxes come with stainless steel latches and heavy-duty gas lift cylinders. A high-gloss powdercoat is now also available. For more information, contact: JeepBox, Dept. 4WDSU, 501 Shoals Ave., Killen, AL 35645, (877) 465-5729, www.jeepbox.com.
Heavy-Duty Diff Covers
Tennessee Off Road has announced the availability of its new heavy-duty differential covers. The covers are manufactured to fit Dana 30, 35, 44, and 60 axles, and include built-in drain plugs for easy service. For more information, contact: Tennessee Off Road, Dept. 4WDSU, 1200 3rd Ave. S., Nashville, TN 37210, (615) 248-8638, www.tennesseeoffroad.com.
Rock Wear Bumper
Challenger Performance introduces the Rock Wear rear bumper and tire carrier. The swing-away carrier can handle tires as big as 38x15.50, while the wraparound corners on the bumper help protect your Jeep. The bumper is made of heavy-gauge pipe and is said to be able to be used as a jacking point for a Hi-Lift. For more information, contact: Challenger Performance, Dept. 4WDSU, 2032 W. Melinda Ln., Phoenix, AZ 85027, (623) 879-5111, www.challengerperformance.com.
Billet Battery Bolt-Down
Attebury Street Rods introduces a billet aluminum battery mount designed to be an exact fit for your Optima battery. Specially designed brackets fit the unique spiral cell of the battery and eliminate any movement. For more information, contact: Attebury Street Rods, Dept. 4WDSU, 10492 B Dougherty Ave., Morgan Hill, CA 95037, (408) 778-3766, www.atteburystreetrods.com.
Rancho announces the release of a 2-1/2-inch suspension system for the 2000 and 2001 4WD Xterra. The system features new upper control arms for the front, with heavy-duty shackles and add-a-leaves in the rear. It is available with RS 9000 or RS 5000 shocks. For more information, contact: Rancho Suspension, Dept. 4WDSU, 1 International Dr., Monroe, MI 48161, (888) GO-RANCHO (467-2624), www.gorancho.com.
Land Cruiser Distributor
Performance Distributors introduces its new DUI distributor for Toyota Land Cruisers with the 2F inline-six. The DUI features a high-voltage coil located inside the distributor, which is custom-tuned for the 2F engine. For more information, contact: Performance Distributors, Dept. 4WDSU, 2699 Barris Dr., Memphis, TN 38132, (901) 396-5782, www.performancedistributors.com.
Fantom After-Cat Exhaust
Flowtech Performance exhaust introduces its brand-new line of Fantom after-cat exhaust systems for late-model SUVs. Built with 16-gauge aluminized tubing for strength and corrosion resistance, the new Fantom line is 50-state legal. For more information, contact: Holley Tech Service, Dept. 4WDSU, P.O. Box 10360, Bowling Green, KY 42101, (270) 781-9741, www.holley.com.
Land Cruiser Side Bars
Warrior Products currently offers its Rock Barz side bar and step for the Land Cruiser FJ40. Made of 2x4-inch tubular steel, the nerf bar is powdercoated and can be ordered with a diamond-plate step. For more information, contact: Warrior Products, Dept. 4WDSU, 11100 S.W. Industrial Wy., Tualatin, OR 97062, (503) 691-8915, www.warriorproducts.com.
Jeep Door Straps
Limit door dings and paint chips on your Jeep Wrangler with door straps from Performance Products. These new OEM-style straps are shorter than the factory originals to restrict door travel in off-camber areas or in high winds, yet they still allow plenty of room for entry and exit. For more information, contact: Performance Products, Dept. 4WDSU, 8000 Haskell Ave., Van Nuys, CA 91406, (800) 789-1891, www.performanceproducts.com.
Advanced Off-Road Research has developed new Orbit Eye Springs for Toyota pickups and 4Runners. The new springs feature 2-1/2-inch ball-and-socket assemblies that allow the spring packs to pivot 38 degrees in their hangers as the axles move up and down. The springs feature a military wrap design and come with greaseable eyebolts. Available for '79-and-later pickups and '84-'89 4Runners. For more information, contact: Advanced Off-Road Research Inc., Dept. 4WDSU, 725 B W. Grand Ave., Grand Junction, CO 81501, (970) 263-4300, www.aor4x4.com.
Extreme Steering Arms
Extreme Gear Off-Road announces its new Dana 44 Extreme Steering Arms. The arms are CNC-milled and are engineered to maintain the proper steering geometry for custom suspension vehicles. For more information, contact: Extreme Gear Off-Road, Dept. 4WDSU, 6326 Main Ave., Ste. 7, Orangevale, CA 95662, (877) 258-5832, www.extremegearoffroad.com.
Protect your '85-'01 Cherokee with Skid Row's new engine skidplate. The plate bolts on to the factory transmission crossmember and can be installed on all XJs. Constructed of 3/16-inch-thick steel, the skidplate bolts to the chassis in three places to provide serious protection. It comes powdercoated in semigloss black. For more information, contact: Skid Row Automotive, Dept. 4WDSU, 505 Bentzel Rd., Shermans Dale, PA 17090, (800) 786-9249, www.skidplates.com.
Jeep Sport Cage
Rock Hard 4x4 Parts is currently offering a Sport Cage for the CJ-7 and Wranglers from '87-'01. The Sport Cage is a bolt-on unit that requires no drilling or welding. It is made of 1-3/4-inch steel tubing and will work with both hard and soft tops. For more information, contact: Rock Hard 4x4 Parts, Dept. 4WDSU, 401 Jackie Ann, P.O. Box 1007, Ault, CO 80610, (970) 834-0761, www.rockhard4x4parts.com
Harmonic Dampers for Ford Small-Blocks
Fluidampr is offering a performance harmonic damper upgrade for Ford small-block, externally balanced engines. The upgrade is available for Ford 289, 302, 351W, 351C, 351M, and 400 small-blocks, and is designed to be effective throughout the rpm band. For more information, contact: Vibratech, Dept. 4WDSU, 11980 Walden Ave., Alden, NY 14004, (716) 937-3603, www.fluidampr.com.
Trail Tech is proud to offer its new steering system for the TJ, XJ, and ZJ. It features 50 percent larger tie-rod ends, solid 1-1/4-inch tie rods, and can take as much as 2 inches of deflection and still return to straight. It completely eliminates the inverted-Y setup, replacing it with a solid tie rod. Each system is available in standard and high-clearance versions. For more information, contact: Trail Tech, Dept. 4WDSU, P.O. Box 1897, Diamond Springs, CA 95619, (530) 621-3024, www.mypage.onemain.com/trailtechoffroad.com.