4WD Diesel Oil Catch Can

Catchin' Oil

Modern diesels are a hell of a thing. They’ll fly down a dusty track faster than ever, sip fuel like it’s the last tank they’ll ever have, and pack a punch that’ll muscle around campers and caravans heavier than ever thought possible.
If your trailer brakes are locked up they’re not helping, have them applied as strong as possible for the situation without risking a lock-up

Drop The Anchor

When it comes to serious off-road towing there’s plenty of rules and tips and tricks people keep in mind. We all know to keep a longer gap between vehicles in front as our stopping distances are drastically increased...
4wd Offroading

Hard Charger

Towing with your turbo-diesel? Here’s one mod you won’t want to miss   HOW MANY KILLAWASPS Alright let’s get down to the business end of things. How much more power will your 4WD make with an upgraded intercooler? It doesn’t…
The Ultimate 4wd

The Ultimate 4Wd

The ultimate 4WD isn’t bought from a showroom, it’s built at Roo SystemsAutomatic Vs Manual transmissions. It’s an argument that’s raged on since there was transmissions to argue about. Auto owners claim their transmission of choice…
Ford Ranger ECU Remap

The Test Of Time

Reliability is key, so how is Dan’s Roo Enhanced Ranger holding up? If you haven’t noticed over the years we’ve had a pretty consistent message here at Roo Systems HQ. Reliability is king. When you’re heading off for a family beach…
Roo Systems 4WD


[] What does a touring spec Cruiser and an Isle of Man TT bike have in common? A lot more than you’d think [/]There’s a lot of BS floating around the 4WD industry that performance and reliability are somehow at opposite ends of the…
Was fun at the time


[] Is your rig tough enough for Aussie 4WDing? [/]Talk to any old 4WDer and you’re bound to eventually come across the same story. Sure, they’ve all probably had different vehicles, and driven different places at different times,…
Toyota Hilux 4WD


[] The end of summer doesn’t mean the end of adventures, this quick check list will keep your 4WD fighting fit through the cold months [/]We’re right around the corner from a cold snap and it means we’re watching the thermometer…
4WDS are expensive, don’t send yours to an early grave


4WDS are expensive, don’t send yours to an early graveUnless you’re rubbing shoulders with the 1%, chances are your 4WD will be one of the most expensive things you’ll ever own, especially when you start taking modifications into…
diesel engine all chocked up
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Doing the daily grind in your 4WD? Chances are it’s... Carbon build up has been a life-long problem in petrol engines. Pick up a 70 year old copy of Popular Mechanics and you’ll find loads of info on de-coking an engine. Unfortunately,…