Season 5 Episodes
Xtreme's S10 Truggy gets custom suspension, drivetrain, rock lights, light bar, floods and more.
S10 Truggy Part IV - All Stock Rock Crawl Nationals from Hannibal, MO
Season 5, Episode 1
Xtreme's Jeep Scrambler gets it tub, drivetrain, beadlocks and welded cage all on a budget theme.
CJ8 Scrambler Part II
Season 5, Episode 2
Xtreme's Mud Truck gets finished up and fired up! And Ian goes fuel cell plumbing shopping.
Mud Truck Part III, Mud Racing from Louisiana
Season 5, Episode 3
We show you how to inspect a used truck/buggy and fix what needs repairing including cage redesign.
Buying a Used Buggy - Repairs and Upgrades
Season 5, Episode 4
"2-car garage" theme continues with Scrambler pt.III, axles, lockers, exhaust, gauges, wiring and more!.
CJ8 Scrambler Part III, Brad Lovell Rock Crawl Champion.
Season 5, Episode 5
Xtreme takes a classic '69 International Scout and turns it into a modern dual purpose rig.
'69 International Scout Part 1
Season 5, Episode 6
How to choose a custom suspension and building a double triangulated 4 link.
Suspension 101 - Rock Racing
Season 5, Episode 7
Step by step how-to on a dual fuel gas/propane setup on Xtreme's CJ8 Scrambler.
CJ 8 Scrambler Part IV Dual Fuel
Season 5, Episode 8
Classic truck returns with step-by-step gear install, teardown of stock V8, and a flex fuel conv.
'69 International Scout Part II
Season 5, Episode 9
Last day in the shop for our '87 3/4 ton Chevy with 588 big block super stock Mud Bogger!
Mud Truck Part IV - The Science of a Mud Track!
Season 5, Episode 10
Green Envy is what we're calling our truck/buggy combo, in this episode custom dash, audio and more.
S10 Truggy Part V
Season 5, Episode 11
The Scout 800A returns for drivetrain install, motor rebuild and E85 ethanol conversion.
'69 International Scout Part III - W.E.Rock Geo Tracker
Season 5, Episode 12
We'll start our first single seat buggy with a junkyard Acura motor, 4 wheel steer, custom chassis.
Budget Buggy Part I
Season 5, Episode 13
Budget buggy part 2, building junkyard Toy axles, plus a preview to our '09 King of Hammers Special.
Budget Buggy Part II - King of Hammers Preview
Season 5, Episode 14
2009 King of the Hammers, Xtreme 4x4 Special from the Hammer Trails in Johnson Valley, California.
Xtreme 4x4 King of the Hammers Special!
Season 5, Episode 15
S10 Truggy is done, plumbed greased and gassed for one of the most hardcore Xtreme 4x4 payoffs ever!
S10 Truggy Finale/Payoff
Season 5, Episode 16
How to keep your brains in your skull in case of a rollover with a good solid safe roll cage design.
'69 International Scout Part IV "Roll Cage Tech" Rock Racing Profile: Levi Shirley
Season 5, Episode 17
Towing 101, building a rig specific trailer, plus hitch selection, brake controllers and much more.
Season 5, Episode 18
Refurbishing junkyard Toyota axles for our rear steer Budget Buggy in order to handle 42" tires.
Budget Buggy Part III - Steering Front/Rear Axles
Season 5, Episode 19
Our Scrambler hybrid Jeep is finished and paid off at Superlift Off Road Park in Hot Springs, AR.
CJ8 Scrambler Part V - Payoff!
Season 5, Episode 20
Making the old new again! We'll rebuild a 700R4 automatic transmission and pulling winch.
'69 International Scout Part V - Transmission & Winch Rebuild
Season 5, Episode 21
Part one of our Budget TJ begins with body protection, suspension, wheels and tires!
Budget TJ Part 1
Season 5, Episode 22
Xtreme 4x4 Builds
This 2013 Jeep JK just begs for heavy duty upgrades! We make it trail-ready with 3" of lift, complete body armor, Magnaflow exhaust, and more!
'13 Jeep JK "Magnaflow JK"
When one of our viewers took us for a ride in his wobbly, lifted Jeep TJ, we told him we'd take a look at it. What he doesn't know is we're rebuilding it from the ground up, with trail-tested suspension, a powerful straight-six 4.0L and more!
Team Built TJ
This 1999 Toyota Tacoma can be a very capable expedition rig with some planning and the right upgrades.
'99 Toyota "Trekking Tacoma"
With only a welder and some common shop tools, we put together a buggy built in a 2-car garage setup.
2-Car Garage Crawler
Xtreme 4x4 changes its boring 2007 Chevy Silverado 2500HD into a chase truck to support desert racing!
'07 Chevy 2500HD Silverado "Chase Truck"
The Ford Raptor earned its esteemed reputation with a powerful motor, top-notch suspension, and sleek styling lines. But high-tech comes at a high price. Our plan: take a 1997 F150, and design a rig to compete with the Raptor...for half the cost!
So you want the performance of the Ford Raptor, without the price? Xtreme 4x4, designs a 1997 Ford F-150 that competes with the Raptor...at half the cost!
'97 Ford F-150 "Half-Price Raptor"
After its second rebuild, our Suzuki Samurai was almost perfect! But why stop at "almost"? The Sammy begins a new phase, with increased suspension travel and a lower center-of-gravity thanks to a handmade double-rail frame.
Some hardcore offroad upgrades transformed our 2003 Jeep Grand Cherokee into an Expedition SUV... ready for long-distance adventures!
'03 Jeep "Expedition" Grand Cherokee
We chose the chassis, but you choose the rest! From engine to axles, suspension to stereo-we fill our rig with parts voted on by our viewers!
Blog Buggy Project
Our Low Dollar Wheeler Cherokee is back for tips on an easy no-cost locker.
Low Dollar Wheeler
In 1988, when GM redesigned their pickups and SUV's to a more rounded-style, and for a more comfortable ride, a lot was lost in the wheeling department! We take a full-size Blazer, and rip out the independent front suspension for a D60 solid axle swap.
Full Size Blazer
We'll take raw tube, an idea, and a 6.6 liter turbo diesel Duramax and build one cool off road buggy, and take you thru the process of how to design from scratch. We'll turn a rough sketch into mechanical drawings and start bending and notching.
Our Military 6x6 is now a huge 4x4 and gets airbags and link suspension. We flip the rear hubs to match the front wheelbase, relocate the battery box, and finish up our 100% fabricated pick up bed.
Military 6X6 Bobbed Deuce
Jeep never could have imagined how inventive the aftermarket would be regarding the popular 4-door Jeep Wrangler JK. Ours gets a supercharger, new gearing and heavy duty axles.
What can you do with a wrecking yard TJ and a bunch of new & used parts? Find out when our "Tricked out TJ" begins with body protection, suspension, wheels & tires.
How to create your own ultimate fab shop by spending money on tools instead of parts.
Xtreme 4x4 takes this classic 1969 International Scout and turns it into a modern dual purpose rig.
'69 International Scout 4x4
This will be the start of a very inexpensive project truck that most enthusiasts can do in their own garage. And to prove it, we're putting away our fancy cold saws and tube benders, and will create our own two car garage inside our Xtreme shop with minimal tools but with all the drive and desire you guys have at home for your projects!
Our '87 3/4 ton Chevy pick up gets torn down from the motor to the body panels, axles and transmission. This truck is entirely stripped as our build team begins the transformation from a weekend hauler into a hardcore mud bog truck!
Xtreme 4x4 started out with a wrecked 2003 TJ and ended up with the ultimate trail rig!
'03 "Dual Purpose" Jeep TJ
This $750 dollar junker will be the ultimate off road play toy! Custom tube frame, extended fenders, and a monster 502 horse powerplant
Xtreme 4x4 goes green with their 1985 Suzuki Samurai build, converting a diesel burner to run on French fry grease!
'85 Suzuki Samurai
In this unique build, our team will design and build a '91 Toyota mini truck for Xtreme off road capability.
Custom tube chassis building and 350 small block mods with propane injection are featured in part two of Ian and Jessi's trail rig that's built almost entirely from used parts lying around the Tech Center.
Bottom Drawer Buggy
Ian and Jessi and the crew travel to West Sacramento, California to a trade school where top students in chassis fabrication get the opportunity of a life time: build a competition rock crawler on TV from scratch!
The desert bandit makes a return to the shop for interior finishing, dash, gauges, wiring and the suspension... all will come together
An old worn out Land Cruiser gets new life as Ian and Jessi begin project Saggin' Wagon. The project starts with new suspension.
Project Saggin' Wagon