Sometimes you just need a friendly reminder of what is important when you are getting ready for an off-road adventure in your Jeep vehicle. As long as you have the basics and a quality Jeep SUV to get you where you need to go, you have the ability to enjoy all different types of terrain.

Preparation Is Key

Before making your way out to go off-roading, you have to make sure that your SUV is ready to go. Check all of the fluids, make sure that your tires seem to be in good condition and never make your way out alone if you are going into any territory that might be unfamiliar.

Taking On Sandy Areas

One thing that some off-road enthusiasts will tell you is to never underestimate sand when you are driving. You need to take the condition of the sand into consideration, with some situations calling for low range four-wheel drive to get you through. Whenever possible, try to make each turn as wide as possible so that you do not slide when you are in a sandy area.

Take It Slow

Contrary to popular belief, power and speed are not always necessary when you are enjoying off road driving. Instead, keep the speed low and maintain control over every bump or turn so that you can dominate any obstacle in your way. Whether you have a Wrangler, Cherokee, Compass or another vehicle in the Jeep family you will find that this is a tip that remains constant.

Any Jeep owner can enjoy off-roading and the staff at Woody Folsom Chrysler Dodge Jeep RAM is here to get you behind the wheel of the right Jeep. If you have questions or you want to take a Jeep for a test drive, stop by our location at 1859 Golden Isles West or call us at (888) 283-8230.
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