The rotopax handles can also break when trying to screw them on or off.
Check your handles periodically and keep the threads oiled.
I had a handle break free from it's threaded rod end and had the aluminum handle come off... leaving the threaded rod still on.
I now keep an extra handle in my...
I use the ARB deflator... works well.
I also have a very small kit in my glove box with extra valve cores and the tool for replacing them.
Everyone should have extra valve cores since they are so small and easy to replace.
I haven't had a valve core go bad on me yet, but I've given valve...
I use the following one from HKB.
Dirty Parts also sells them:
It's the easiest mod I've ever done.
Remove the ALT-S fuse... replace with the one with the diode.
I learned the hard way suspension ratings are for on highways... not offroading.
I have blown both leaf springs, broke the new one, bent the axle.... and ultimately upgraded to what I thought was "overkill"..... which in actuality was not overkill at all.
The ratings of both sides combine to...
Do not buy a rope with hooks.... those are "tow straps" not "recovery" straps.
The rule of thumb for buying recovery straps is 1.5 x your vehicle weight so it has some stretch.
And use appropriately rated shackles... whether you go with the "newer" soft shackles or the standard D shackle...