My 4×4 Trucks for Sale site will have three distinct purposes: Help people put their trucks up for sale, help people find and buy the right truck at the best price, and teach people about different kinds of off-road and utility vehicles. Buying trucks online can be exciting but intimidating at the same time. I sincerely hope you find my site useful as you explore 4×4 trucks for sale.
I hope to eventually have an area for discussing specific 4×4 parts and truck accessories, including 4×4 tires and trailers, but I can’t make any promises. I’d love to go into specific interests like custom trucks and 4×4 trails, but we’ll have to see how far I can take this. Continue reading
When people see jacked up trucks, they often experience admiration or derision, generally depending your cultural proclivity. Jacked up trucks, or lifted trucks, embody a sense of boldness and power that makes people turn their heads.
But have you ever wondered what it takes to put one together? A quick look at the local car lot will tell you that jacked up trucks don’t come from the factory that way. You often won’t find many jacked up trucks for sale as most people who want such a vehicle prefer to customize it themselves. Read on to find out how your average show room floor pickup truck becomes a lifted beast, terrorizing Mazdas everywhere. Continue reading
The “High Mobility Multipurpose Wheeled Vehicle,” also called the HMMWV or Humvee, is a vehicle manufactured by AM General primarily for use by the U.S. military. Humvees are not offered directly for sale to the public. Decommissioned vehicles are sent back to AM General to be rebuilt or destroyed. Until recently, military hummers were either imported from other countries who bought the vehicles, prototypes owned by military contractors, or vehicles built from the ground up using spare parts. Continue reading
Before you begin truck shopping, define exactly what you want and need. Do you want a certain color or make? What size and horsepower do you need? Figure these things out before starting your search. It will help narrow down your selection and help you find exactly the truck that you want. When researching 4×4 trucks for sale, you should always shop with a predefined set of variables rather than let the sellers convince you of the variables you need.
One of the most useful aspects of classic truck insurance is that you can stipulate in your coverage agreement exactly how you intend to use the vehicle. Your coverage costs will differ depending on how often you use the car in regular traffic. If you only drive it to and from shows, your insurance rate will be much lower than if you drive the truck daily. There is normal wear and tear that occurs during daily driving, as well as an increased risk that your truck may be involved in an accident. If you only drive the truck occasionally, you may qualify for a reduction in your insurance rates.
Insuring your classic truck against damage will make sure that you recover the money that you have spent maintaining your cherished vehicle. It can make sure that you have the resources to repair or restore your truck if anything unexpected should ever happen. Continue reading
Once obscure, diesel passenger cars, luxury cars, and even SUVs are now commonplace in the market. However, diesel pickup trucks are still king of the diesel hill, and it is with those used diesel trucks for sale by Chevrolet/GMC, Dodge, and Ford, where we witness the highest sales and the greatest innovation. In fact, diesel technology has changed so much over the years that there is a great deal that the average customer doesn’t know when they evaluate used diesel trucks.
A diesel-burning engine requires additional measures to meet stringent emission standards. For this reason, diesel models are more expensive than the equivalent gas model. However, customers should note how the modern diesel engine achieves much better fuel performance than a gas engine does in most scenarios, and this savings often offsets that initial cost. Continue reading
Ever wonder how a dealer details all those 4×4 trucks for sale on their lot? Well I recently came across this 8 minute video that shows, from beginning to end, the detailing of a Ford F250. It is a pretty remarkable process. While it helps you understand how you can turn around the appearance and appeal of your 4×4 truck, it also helps you better appreciate how you should take a deep look at how to inspect 4×4 trucks for sale so you’re not smitten by the superficial gloss of a good detailing job.
So whether you’re looking at used diesel trucks for sale or some range of jacked up trucks, be sure to remember how quickly and easily a dealer can provide tremendous sheen to truck that looked terrible just 8 minutes ago. Continue reading
While I think the beginning summary of this 4×4 YouTube video is useful, if you’re feeling impatient you may wish to skip ahead to around the 3:10 mark where he takes the video camera along for a real inspection of a used truck. This is really great, meaty stuff you should consider and understand before you head out to buy any used diesel trucks or really any used trucks in general. You might even break out a notepad to take some notes as you watch this video. This 4×4 video is packed with real useful information.
There are many options available if you are in the market for 4×4 vans for sale. It is possible to buy or sell new and used 4×4 vans from nearly anywhere in the United States and even abroad. Furthermore, if you have to watch your budget, you will need to make informed decisions as you look into your investment in a used 4×4 van.
4×4 vans for recreational or personal use may not need as much attention to outside details as a van for commercial use. However, there are still several important factors to consider. Perhaps you need a van for church or civic group functions. It may be convenient to find a model with four rather than two doors. You need to ask if your van can safely seat an efficient amount of people. Other conveniences such as heat, air conditioning, CD changers or DVD capabilities might also play a part in your decision.
Here we have PowerStrokeHelp.Com’s fourth video in a series on buying a used diesel truck. In this fourth 4×4 YouTube video, Bill takes us on a detailed tour underneath a truck. Some great points covered:
- Not all leaks are necessarily bad.
- A bolt broken on the back of the exhaust manifold is the best indication that the truck experienced sustained extreme high energy heat caused by being run hard.
- Alignment must be carefully evaluated.
- Used diesel trucks will almost always have flaws, but some of them are okay.
Know exactly what you’re buying. This video will help you understand and prepare yourself for the flaws, so you don’t miss something that will cost you in the long run.
Part 3 of this 4×4 YouTube video guide to buying a used diesel truck follows here today on 4×4 Trucks for Sale. In this part of the video series, William finished taking you through his test drive, including checking all dashboard and interior mechanics. He then covers a basic walk around and undercarriage examination after the test drive. Continue reading
With this article I’ll give you a step-by-step process for how to inspect used 4×4 trucks for sale. From the body lines to the engine, you’ll learn what you need to watch for and why as you evaluate whether or not a particular 4×4 will be worth your time and money. This is a big purchase so you want to know exactly what you’re getting before it’s too late.
Should you buy from a dealer or a private seller? There are advantages and disadvantages to either of these. But here are the main things you should consider. Continue reading