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Highfields Mechanical and Offroad
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  1. The importance of wheel alignment

      January 18 2022

      In order to keep your vehicle moving in the same direction and keep you safe on the road, it’s important to get your wheel alignment checked every 10,000km or twice a year, whichever comes first. A wheel alignment service involves manually adjusting the suspension of your vehicle to ensure each component in your system […]


  2. What you need to know about 4WDs – The Basics

      October 19 2021

      If you’ve made a car purchase recently, there’s a good chance it was an SUV. With the rise of these popular cars in the market, more Australians are buying four-wheel-drives more than ever before. Today’s 4WDs aren’t just for transport – they’re lifestyle vehicles, effortlessly blending traditional practicality with all the benefits of an […]


  3. Essential 4WD Accessories: A Beginners Guide

      September 14 2021

      Whether you’re looking for a new hobby, or simply want to go on a cross country adventure, offroading could be perfect for you. To get the most out of your first offroad adventure, it is important to be well prepared and pack appropriately.  We’ve created a list of essential 4WD accessories that we recommend […]


  4. Top 5 4WD Mistakes & How To Avoid Them

      August 14 2021

      Four-wheel driving (4WD) is an enjoyable way to explore all the great places Australia has to offer. However, it’s no secret that off-roading does come with some safety risks. Being prepared for your 4×4 trip is the most important thing you can do to maximise the safety of your party and ensure that you […]


  5. Flash Diesel & CampBoss: Your offroad adventure must-haves

      June 30 2021

      At Highfields Mechanical, it’s our job to pair offroad drivers with the best products for their adventures. The 2021 QLD Outdoor Adventure & Motoring Expo is the place to be for all things 4×4 and offroading, and we’re excited to be presenting there this year! Showcasing the latest tools, accessories and car features, the […]


  6. CampBoss – Your Ultimate 4WD Accessories

      June 7 2021

      Your safety during your offroad adventure comes down to three key factors – the driving conditions, the location and the gear you bring with you.  Before you go offroading, touring or beach driving, it is important to consider which accessories you’re going to need during your trip. As some of Australia’s best offroading tracks […]


  7. Get more out of your Diesel with Flash Tuning

      May 5 2021

    Diesel Tuning Diesel tuning, also known as flash tuning, involves reprogramming the Electronic Control Unit (ECU) within your car in order to modify how the engine within your diesel vehicle works. This is usually done to improve your vehicle’s performance. As a standard within most vehicles, the ECU is set to limit your vehicle’s functionality. […]


  8. How Does 4×4 Suspension Work?

      April 7 2021

      The suspension system of your vehicle is one of its most important parts, as it is responsible for your vehicle’s handling and ride feel on the road. Two cars are unlikely to have the same type of suspension, so it is important to have professional mechanics assess yours if you experience any issues. If […]


  9. Get Ready for Your Next Offroad Adventure

      February 19 2021

      Queensland presents some of the absolute best offroad adventure opportunities in Australia, with fantastic weather and incredible landscapes to explore. There are many unique places to visit, especially when your options are expanded with a 4×4 vehicle. Given the vastness of Queensland, and Australia as a whole, it is always important to have the […]


  10. Is Your Car Battery in Good Health?

      January 14 2021

      There are a significant number of factors that determine the lifespan of your car battery, including how well you take care of it.  Most cars will need a car battery replacement service between two to five years, but how do you know when your battery is nearing the end of its life? Signs That […]



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