• Have Jeep Will Travel: Rausch Creek Edition

    Words by J.D. Keating and Images by Brad Morris @dads_that_wheel Once the front of the JL crested over the top of the rock, I was immediately relieved. We were not really sure that we would make the climb, but once we did it was hard to keep our enthusiasm at bay. “This Rubicon is incredible,” I mumbled to myself, knowing full well my buddies didn’t want to hear us bragging anymore. Grinning from ear to…

  • The NEW Vehicle Inspection Program

    Overview The ministry is proposing to modernize vehicle inspections by replacing the currentMotor Vehicle Inspection Station (MVIS) program with a contractual model. The VehicleInspection Program will transition to a multi-year contract between the ministry andservice stations/garages offering Emission Inspection Certificates, Safety StandardCertificates (SSC), Periodic Mandatory Commercial Vehicle Inspection (PMCVI)Certificates and Structural Inspection Certificates (SIC). Inspection results will becollected, and the certificate issued in a digital format, streamlining the process andproviding more robust safety inspection data.…

  • Hang Ups, Winching and a Busted Fuel Pump

    Words and Photos by Quinton Neufeldt Bobcaygeon, ON, is a picturesque town at the narrows between Sturgeon and Pigeon lakes in the popular Kawartha region of Central Ontario. The community, which is home to the first boat lock along the famed Trent-Severn Waterway built in the 1830’s, is pleasurable for boaters, travellers, tourists, and locals alike. It was also the closest centre to one of our latest off-road outings late last season along the Forest…

  • Earn As You Learn

    Over the years I have seen a lot of defects most of which could have been prevented with a little training or experience. Just in the last few years, I have been taking pictures thanks to the invention of the cell phone.  Turbo Failure This group of pictures was taken of a turbo with only a few hours of run time on it. This was the second new turbo that failed with less than a…

  • Lingham Lake Road Hydro Locked

    June 19 2011 This might be an old post but one worth sharing, two Jeeps a CJ on 39s, and an LJ on 38s hydro locked and buried in the swamp on the Lingham Hydro Line. Hats off to all involved in the recovery, it’s people like you guys that keep the camaraderie going. The original thread was started on Jeep Kings and can be viewed here. Hi all, I just wanted to come on…