Ian Johnson brings back the Suzuki Samurai for an old-fashioned engine swap. He upgrades it with a common rail VW diesel engine from a wrecked vehicle.
Ian's LJ Buggy has seen a lot of off-road driving. Now to improve it, he rebuilds a custom dash, adds some off-road lights, and upgrades the steering.
Ian demonstrates how to stretch a JK 10 inches. He'll cut the frame in half, add an extension, and show how to stretch the Jeep body in the process.
The JK stretch project is back from the body shop and is ready for an all-new suspension and axles. Ian sees how it performs by hitting some rock hills.
Ian wants his Nissan Titan to tow his new Tracker side by side, so he needs to outfit it for towing. Then he bolts some off-road parts onto the side...
The RamCharger has a new engine and drivetrain but needs to be outfitted for overlanding. Ian builds out the interior for camping, adding a solar panel roof rack.
Ian needs a new shop truck, so he builds one. He tears down a two-door Dodge Dakota and turns it into a custom tools-carrying monster.
Ian continues to work on the shop truck Dakota. He works on the drivetrain components, including a complete transmission teardown and rebuild.
With work almost complete on the shop truck, Ian finds the perfect service bed for it and cuts it in half to fit. He finishes the build with a custom...