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Ultimate Guide to Enhancing Your Suzuki Jimny for Off-Road Adventures

Step 1: Embrace Off-Road Exploration – Connect with local Jimny owner groups or forums to gather tips and insights for South African off-road adventures. – Begin with beginner-friendly trails and gradually advance to more challenging terrains, considering factors like ground clearance and differential height. Step 2: Equip Your Jimny for Adventure – Explore various off-road […]

Your Essential Camping Checklist for Jimny Adventurers

Introduction: Are you planning a camping trip with your trusty Suzuki Jimny? Make sure you’re well-prepared with our comprehensive camping checklist tailored specifically for Jimny owners. From vehicle essentials to camping gear and personal items, we’ve got you covered for a hassle-free outdoor adventure. Check-list: 1. Vehicle Essentials:    – Carry your Jimny owner’s manual […]

Addressing Steering Wheel Tilt in Your Lifted Jimny

If you’ve lifted your GEN4 Jimny and find the steering wheel tilting hard right during alignment, you’re encountering a common issue in lifted vehicles, especially those with electronic steering systems like the GEN4 Jimny.   Understanding the Problem: – The GEN4 Jimny features electronic steering assistance, unlike its predecessor, which utilized hydraulic systems. – Electronic […]

Understanding the Crucial Role of Extended Brake Lines in Suzuki Jimny Lift Kits

Are you considering a lift kit upgrade for your Suzuki Jimny to unlock its off-road potential? While lift kits offer numerous benefits, there are critical considerations, especially regarding your vehicle’s braking system. In this post, we’ll delve into why extended brake lines are essential for Jimny lift kits, dispelling common misconceptions about suspension upgrades along […]

Is an Adjustable Panhard Bar Absolutely Necessary

The panhard bar is a key part to cornering and handling of your solid rear axle Jimny. The panhard bar keeps your rear axle planted while negotiating turns in the road. To summarise Panhard Bars work to

Des-sol Overlander 80l Long Range Tank

Overview Running out of fuel isn’t a pleasant experience, and even running low can have some pretty nasty effects on your fuel pump so its best avoided.  Even the thought of running out of fuel isn’t a nice feeling, wondering whether you are going to make it to the nearest fuel station or not.  A […]

Des Sol Under Body Protection

Overview Is under body protection required or an essential part of your rig setup? This is a hotly debated topic and we hope to be able to provide the pros and cons to assist Des Sol clients to be able to decide on the best path forward..   Stock Verses Increased Tyre or Rim Size […]

Des Sol Gen3 Gen4 Roof Racks

Overview Des Sol Engineers have spent many months trialling this new low profile Roof Rack design for minimum wind noise, maximum weight to strength ratio and many rack accessory mounting options. Our base unit is a Des Sol proprietary extrusion mould unit that we have designed and had manufactured which will form the basis of […]

Blog Post by Bradley Sumner – Gen3

Submitted by Bradley 083 281 7800 I would like to start off by thanking Jan and his team from Custom Canopies for the professional service they gave me and my Jimny on the installation of the Des Sol Suspension, rock sliders, spacers, steering damper and radial cup protection. A Massive thank you to Lynton and […]

Where can I find Des-Sol Fitment and Distributers in Cape Town?

African Sky Adventure Company Founded in 2019, African Sky Adventure Co. which is based in the Helderberg Area Western Cape, has evolved by having a passion for Customer Service and a vision to create an out of the ordinary and unique experience for the outdoor and 4wd enthusiast escaping the rush of everyday life to […]