AutomotiveTouchup Paint Pens and Brush In Bottle

Keeping Your Paint Looking Good With AutomotiveTouchup My paint maintenance and detailing routine is nothing special. I simply wash my vehicles with carwash soap, and occasionally apply Klasse All-In-One polish, an acrylic polish and protectant. But paint still gets chipped and needs touching-up. For several years I’ve been using a simple AutomotiveTouchup pen (ATU) to dab and fill paint chips. … Read More

Dick Cepek Fun Country Tire Review

The Dick Cepek Fun Country The Dick Cepek brand and the Fun Country tread: the names are icons. Mr. Cepek essentially started the aftermarket industry focused on enthusiast four-wheel-drives in the 1960s. Off-highway tires for the exploding Southern California and Baja desert scene were his initial product, before expanding to include shocks, tire-repair kits, jacks, and the other accessories that … Read More

Summit Topper from AT Overland at Overland Expo West 2018

AT Overland’s new Summit Topper was introduced at Overland Expo West 2018. Production is scheduled to begin no later than September.  Copyright James Langan/RoadTraveler All Rights Reserved Resources:  AT Overland Equipment Overland Expo  

White Knuckle Off Road 2.5-inch Heavy-Duty Hitch-Step

Heavier-duty 2.5″ x 1/4″ White Knuckle Off Road Products Hitch-Step. $90 Video EDIT- In the video I said “rec-tube”, however this step is actually made with 2.5″ square material. Their standard 3/16″ step ($60) is made out of rectangular tubing. Also see this article: White Knuckle Off Road Hitch Step After the first week of use.   Copyright James Langan/RoadTraveler All … Read More

Hand tools for truck travel, assembling a new kit.

It’s time to assemble a new traveling tool kit for the 2014 Dodge Ram Cummins crew cab. Not so fast…changed directions before I got too far. Starting with this. More to Come. Copyright James Langan/RoadTraveler All Rights Reserved       

AT Overland aluminum fuel can carriers

AT Overland (AKA Adventure Trailers) fuel can carriers have been on all of my 4WDs and one trailer over the past decade. Originally they were steel, but for several years they’ve been aluminum, and the latest version is assembled with rivets. After the first big trip in my 2017 Ram/Cummins with Hallmark Nevada flatbed camper, I discovered the rivets had … Read More