4X4 TIPS

Isuzu UTE vehicles are not regular vehicles, and you're not a regular driver. Build your 4x4 skills with these handy tips and become the off-road champion you want to be.

FUEL EFFICIENCY

Here's some tips on handy ways you can help save fuel next time you hit the tracks.

GRAVEL ROADS

Getting to some of Australia's best destinations will require travel on gravel roads. Here's some proven techniques to ensure you do it correctly and safely.

MUD DRIVING

Does driving through mud make you nervous? We've developed some simple mud driving tips that will have you grinning like a madman.

ROCKS & RUTS

Driving rocky and rutted tracks can be a very rewarding aspect of 4WD'ing. Find out some of the secrets to driving them like a pro.

SAND DRIVING

Hitting the beach for the day? This video will show you how to prepare your 4WD and some tricks for keeping it safe while driving on sand.

SOLO RECOVERY

Have you ever found yourself stuck en route to your camp spot? These simple tricks could help save you and your 4WD.

STEEP TERRAIN

With lots of steep terrain all over Australia, it's important you know how to traverse it. Here's some proven steep terrain conquering techniques.

TERRAIN COMMAND

A shift on the fly 4x4 system like Terrain Command makes it easy to select the correct mode for various off-road terrains. Our mate, Graham Cahill, talks you through how it all works.

TOWING & TRAILER SWAY

The Trailer Sway Control capability on 18MY models makes towing a lot safer. Watch Team Isuzu D-MAX member, Jack Monkhouse demonstrate how it helps look after you.

TRACTION CONTROL

How exactly does Traction Control work in an off-road situation? Watch 4x4 legend, Graham Cahill demonstrate how it can help you get out of some tricky situations off-road.

WATER CROSSING

Water crossings can be a common obstacle so it's important you know how to cross them correctly. Here's some helpful tips to get you and your vehicle through water safely.

HILL START ASSIST & HILL DESCENT CONTROL

Check out these handy tips on how to use the Hill Start Assist and Hill Descent Control demonstrated by 4x4 legend, Graham Cahill.

TOWING

Whatever you tow - be it a boat, camper trailer or caravan, we have some great tips you can use to help make the experience painless.

TYRE PRESSURES

One of the most important things for any 4WD'er to know is how to correctly adjust tyre pressures. We've put together some guidelines and tips for you to keep in mind.

SOLO RECOVERY

Have you ever found yourself stuck en route to your camp spot? These simple tricks could help save you and your 4WD.

TYRE PRESSURES

One of the most important things for any 4WD'er to know is how to correctly adjust tyre pressures. We've put together some guidelines and tips for you to keep in mind.

FUEL EFFICIENCY

Here's some tips on handy ways you can help save fuel next time you hit the tracks.

STEEP TERRAIN

With lots of steep terrain all over Australia, it's important you know how to traverse it. Here's some proven steep terrain conquering techniques.

WATER CROSSING

Water crossings can be a common obstacle so it's important you know how to cross them correctly. Here's some helpful tips to get you and your vehicle through water safely.

TOWING

Whatever you tow - be it a boat, camper trailer or caravan, we have some great tips you can use to help make the experience painless.

MUD DRIVING

Does driving through mud make you nervous? We've developed some simple mud driving tips that will have you grinning like a madman.

SAND DRIVING

Hitting the beach for the day? This video will show you how to prepare your 4WD and some tricks for keeping it safe while driving on sand.

GRAVEL ROADS

Getting to some of Australia's best destinations will require travel on gravel roads. Here's some proven techniques to ensure you do it correctly and safely.

ROCKS & RUTS

Driving rocky and rutted tracks can be a very rewarding aspect of 4WD'ing. Find out some of the secrets to driving them like a pro.

TERRAIN COMMAND

A shift on the fly 4x4 system like Terrain Command makes it easy to select the correct mode for various off-road terrains. Our mate, Graham Cahill, talks you through how it all works.

TOWING & TRAILER SWAY

The Trailer Sway Control capability on 18MY models makes towing a lot safer. Watch Team Isuzu D-MAX member, Jack Monkhouse demonstrate how it helps look after you.

TRACTION CONTROL

How exactly does Traction Control work in an off-road situation? Watch 4x4 legend, Graham Cahill demonstrate how it can help you get out of some tricky situations off-road.

HILL START ASSIST & HILL DESCENT CONTROL

Check out these handy tips on how to use the Hill Start Assist and Hill Descent Control demonstrated by 4x4 legend, Graham Cahill.

  • The 4x4 tips on this page are general tips only and are not intended to cover all circumstances, driving conditions and terrains. Isuzu UTE Australia will not be liable for any injury or damage caused whatsoever in following the tips on this website.

    Non-genuine aftermarket accessories and modifications featured are not recommended or endorsed by Isuzu UTE Australia, as the modification or accessories may impact the New Vehicle Warranty. For detailed information on 'what is' and 'what is not' covered by the Manufacturer's Warranty please refer to the Warranty and Service Booklet.