Mickey Thompson Baja Boss A/T first look

Just received this set of Mickey Thompson Baja Boss A/T tires to evaluate. The Sidebiters on the new Baja Boss A/T are the beefiest sidewall tread I’ve seen on an all-terrain, and appear as rugged as most modern mudders! Much more about these in the weeks and months ahead. Tell ’em you saw it on RoadTraveler.net James Langan/RoadTraveler May 3, 2021 Copyright … Read More

New Mickey Thompson Baja Boss A/T

Mickey Thompson takes All-Terrain Tires to The Next Level with the new Baja Boss® A/T  STOW, OHIO – April 5, 2021-  Mickey Thompson Tires & Wheels introduces the all new Baja Boss A/T (video link) hybrid all-terrain tire in a variety of sizes to fit 16-, 17- 18-, 20-, 22- and 24-inch wheels.  The new Baja Boss A/T offers aggressive looks … Read More

Dreaded Check Engine Light

Modern vehicles are typically great, but they are also complex, computer-controlled, and sometimes have unexplained gremlins. Thankfully I was able to clear these codes on my 2014 Ram 2500 crew cab, on the second attempt, and they’ve stayed away for the last 10 days. There were zero drivability problems, and who knows what triggered the errors. Fingers crossed. Tell ’em you saw … Read More

Dodge Ram Cummins 30 month oil change interval

  Changing the oil in my fourth generation Ram/Cummins trucks (and Toyota 4Runner) is so easy with the NoSpill Systems drain plug kit; I love them. The gallon freezer bag trick also works great to capture the oil filter, which is easily accessed through the wheel well on manual transmission fourth generation Rams. This Chevron Delo 400 5W-40 oil had … Read More

Cummins Fuel Filters

See a dealer for “fuel system service required” because the fuel filters need to be replaced?  No thanks, I’ll do it faster, better, and cheaper myself, with OEM Mopar/Fleetguard filters I buy from Geno’s Garage. The billet aluminum fuel filter canister cap in the engine compartment is also from Geno’s Garage. Tell ’em you saw it on RoadTraveler.net Please consider becoming … Read More

Churchill County, Nevada, Dec. 2020

A brief afternoon scouting adventure, looking for nearby overnight camping opportunities. James Langan, December 2020 Tell ’em you saw it on RoadTraveler.net Please consider becoming a patron. Copyright James Langan/RoadTraveler. All Rights Reserved  

BlueDEF Platinum

The idea behind BlueDEF Platinum’s additive package is to prevent harmful SCR system deposits and failures. Does it work, we shall see, I’ve not had any DEF problems with either of my trucks, however…. – On a 2013 truck with a mere 74,000 miles, the owner of Truck Camper Adventure online magazine had a catastrophic SCR/DEF system failure on his … Read More