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4×4 Accessories: Our Expert Guide

When it comes to cars, you know you can trust the resilience and reliability of a 4×4. Whether you drive off-road on rugged terrain or use your 4×4 as a family vehicle, these spacious and powerful vehicles are a popular choice for many.

However, if you want to get the best out of your 4×4 vehicle, then you need high-quality 4×4 accessories to match. In our expert guide, we’ll take you through the types of accessories you can get for your vehicle. We’ll also highlight the benefits and answer your FAQs, telling you everything you need to know about 4×4 accessories.

What are 4×4 accessories?

4×4 accessories refer to additional parts you can add to your four-wheel-drive vehicle to modify and enhance its performance. These can range from accessories visible from the outside such as lights to internal components like the 4wd suspension.

When choosing a supplier for your 4×4 accessories, it’s essential to use quality brands that the manufacturer has built to last. At Southlakes 4×4, we only stock world-recognised brands to assure our customers of their performance and design.

Choosing how to modify your 4×4 with accessories is a fun and exciting process. Some examples of 4×4 accessories we offer include:

  • Suspension: Improve the comfort of your drive with specialist suspension kits for 4x4s.
  • Snorkels: Prevent dust, water and other contaminants from entering the engine.
  • Electric winches: If your vehicle is towing heavy materials, then give your car a helping hand.
  • Lights: Enhance visibility while driving in difficult conditions.

What are the benefits of 4wd accessories for your vehicle?

In using accessories to modify your 4×4, you add value to the vehicle and set it apart from others on the market. You can increase its capabilities to meet your specific needs, whether it’s improving comfort while driving or enhancing its performance on particular terrains.

It’s vital to plan and consider your end goal for the modifications before you begin. Ask for advice from an engineer and your supplier at Southlakes 4×4.


Quality manufacturing and durability are vital in any 4x4 accessory. Find a certified dealer, like Southlakes 4x4, for trusted advice and quality assurance.
Before you start adding any accessories, check your vehicle will meet the National Code of Practice and VSB 14. Our experts at Southlakes 4x4 are happy to help if you have any questions.
The two abbreviations mean the same thing. Four-wheel drive vehicles are often notated as 4x4 or 4wd, indicating that the car engages all four wheels when driving.

If you are a 4wd enthusiast, then get in touch with our team on 02 4973 6009 to find your vehicle’s perfect 4×4 accessory. We are dedicated at to providing reliable service, allowing us to cater our versatile range to every customer’s needs.

For more information, or to start modifying your vehicle, enquire today.



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Southlakes 4×4 is the Lake Macquarie dealer and distributor for RAW4x4, Ironman 4×4, Cooper tyres, Mickey Thompson tyres, Torqit and Tough Dog.


Our store and showroom is located in Morisset and is open every day except Sunday from 9am to 5pm.