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.
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
Today on 4×4 Trucks for Sale we have the second video from William at Power Stroke Help. Just like his excellent first video, this video provides some very specific and nitty gritty information for you to understand when you evaluate used diesel trucks.
In this video, William addresses:
- What to look for in the engine before you start the truck and why you should be the one who starts it.
- What to look for while you turn the ignition initially (you’ll understand this more as you watch).
- What to look and listen for when you begin your test drive.
Lots of great details here. Enjoy and learn: 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