Having run a larger setup of wheels and tyres on the Jimny and then deciding to go back to a smaller setup after over a year, it had a few of you wondering why and asking us for our reasoning. So we hope to cover everything you may want to know in this blog with our final thoughts at the very end.Continue reading “From Large to Small Wheels and Tyres”
Having got back into the groove of being able to go out exploring we decided to go for a day trip back to Bamford Edge. We set out on this trip with one intention, to capture a sunset shot from the top of Bamford Edge! We also tried out a small off-road lane to give the new wheels and tyres a try with also a short stop for some freshly cooked food to prepare us for the hike!Continue reading “First Outing With Our High Peak J-01 Wheels, Including Outdoor Cooking & An Evening Hike For A Sunset Shot!”
As you have noticed we have switched our wheels and tyres for a smaller and lighter setup. Also completely changing the graphics and front grille for a more retro look that we had considered for a while.Continue reading “A retro twist in style for our Jimny”
Finally after a very long lockdown we were able to get back out and use our self built camper trailer for the first time. We were also able to finally go for a gentle hike and enjoy some delicious food at the quiet North Lees Campsite.Continue reading “First outing with the self built Camper Trailer! Including Cooking and Photography Hike”
Having recently hit 12,500 miles it is time for the drivetrain to receive a fresh dose of oil! If you’re keen to know how to change all the oils on your Suzuki Jimny drivetrain then look no further.Continue reading “Maintenance – Suzuki Jimny JB74 Drivetrain Oil Changes”
Ground Tent vs Awning Room vs Roof Tent vs Jimny! Which might you prefer to sleep in?
How good would it be, to be able to try out every possible sleeping arrangement before committing to a choice without having to spend a load of money, well yeah that would be good but not that easy so here are our thoughts that might help you decide which you might prefer!Continue reading “4 Different methods of sleeping, which is right for you?”
Some may say size isn’t important, it’s how you use it… Well it can be true for some, but for others every little helps!
The Jimny is a rather small car, so with a proportional increase in the stance, you can improve off road performance. Here’s how and why…Continue reading “Larger Wheels & Lift Kits… Should you bother?”
We spent months working on a solution of having power when camping instead of using the Jimny’s starter battery, so this is what we decided on!
Hopefully this blog will help you decide on what might work best for you, if not, hopefully you may learn something new.Continue reading “Leisure battery vs Portable power station! Which is right for you!?”
We are massive music lovers and we can not go on a road trip without music, especially good quality sound!
We experimented with many different solutions until we finally worked out what worked best but at the same time we didn’t want to break the bank by getting too carried away. So here’s what we did!
(This is a rough guide to give you an idea of what you could do rather than it being a step by step instruction page)Continue reading “Entire Sound System Upgrade in our Suzuki Jimny JB74! (Inc. Audio Sample!)”
So you want somewhere neat and tidy to fit your lights, not keen on them being on the roof? Not sure how to remove the front bumper and worried to cut into it? Well have a read of this write up to get an idea!Continue reading “Fitting the IPF Front Bumper Light Mount”