Category Archives: Guides

4×4 Winch Service and Repair Guide

The Winch Repair and Service Guide DVD is for people who own or are looking to buy and fit a winch to their 4×4.



In this DVD you get over an hour and a half of step by step guides to save you ££££s. Fault finding Stripping Repairing Rebuilding plus bonus features: Fitting to your vehicle and splicing rope Service and Maintenance: Learn how to disassemble an electric winch, covering all aspects of the unit including the solenoids, motor assembly, drum and brake assembly, and gearbox.

Avoid costly repairs by doing it yourself.

Step by Step Instructions: Every aspect is covered in an easy to follow step-by-step guide. Working around the most popular electric winch design of all time, you ll be able to completely rebuild your winch and save it from the scrapheap. How to fit a winch correctly: Buying a new winch? Let our experts guide you on every step of fitting an electric winch correctly to your 4×4. See everything from mounting the winch bumper to wiring up your winch. It s all here. How to splice your own rope: You don t need to be a pro to splice your own plasma rope onto your winch. Follow our step-by-step guide on splicing and fitting a new plasma rope to your winch. Discover the secrets the professionals use.

You can get your copy here.

Guide to Buying & Selling a Land Rover

Buy and selling a Land Rover can be daunting. This Guide by Haynes gives you tips and tricks to getting the best deals.
This is a comprehensive guide to buying and selling a Land Rover, by Haynes, covers Land Rover models from a Series 1 to a Freelander.
This book is comprehensively illustrated and provides advice to help the reader locate a vehicle that fits their requirements, assess its provenance and negotiate the best possible deal. Detailed information for each model lists the pros and cons of ownership, points out what to look for and what to avoid, and gives details of known problem areas.
The book is an essential tool for anyone contemplating buying a Land Rover or wishing to make the best possible price on a sale.
This book is available from Amazon here


Land Rover Discovery Buyers Guide

Land Rover’s Discovery was a massive success for Land Rover. Bringing the comfort of a Range Rover and the offroad Capabilities of the Defender and for a mid-range price was a stroke of genius. The Discovery swiftly become a best-seller and, in many countries, also a best-seller in its class.



This popularity mean that means there are many examples on the second-hand market with a large number of different varieties meaning buying the correct Discovery can be confusing. This confusion has led to a real need for the sort of purchasing help that this Ultimate Buyers Guide aims to provide.

With colour photography throughout, this all-new Ultimate Buyers Guide aims to give the buyer the core information needed to select and buy a Discovery.

Click this link to have a sneak peak and read before deciding to purchase.

Land Rover Discovery Modification Guide

Land Rovers are known as one of the best vehicles for offroading and Discovery is no exception. The Land Rover Discovery is a capable offroad vehicle, but in its standard for is limited to basic greenlanes/farm tracks. For the more routed greenlanes or serious offroading some modifications are required.


If you are looking to modify your Land Rover discovery then this guide will help you get your Discovery offroad capable without removing any of the comfort.

The Discovery, unveiled in 1989, quickly became the ultimate 4×4 vehicle competing in both the family and the off-road markets. But the true spirit of the Discovery is found in its off-road ability, which can be enhanced with a huge range of modifications that are easily available. Let Haynes show you how to create the ultimate show-stopping, performance-enhanced vehicle that could very easily take you to the end of the world and back – in more ways than one!

Land Rover Discovery Modifying Manual (Haynes Service and Repair Manuals) you can get your self a copy here and get your self off road in your Land Rover Discovery

Thinking of building a Hybrid Land Rover?

Are you thinking of building a Land Rover Hybrid?? A good place to start is with the following book Hybrid Land Rovers: The Ultimate Home-made 4x4s for Recreation and Motorsport

A hybrid Land Rover is one made up of parts from two or more different models. Many hybrids have been built with competition in mind – for trials or off-road racing – but they can also be simply to play with off-road, or to make a better road vehicle within a limited budget. If you’re thinking about building a hybrid, the examples on these pages will provide all the inspiration you’ll need!

This is not a cheap book but is very helpfull when building a Hybrid Land Rover! You can buy Hybrid Land Rovers: The Ultimate Home-made 4x4s for Recreation and Motorsport online from amazon for new or used.