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6 01, 2020

OL Premium Single Loop Bull bar – In Stock Now

2020-06-17T10:56:34+02:00Jan 6th, 2020|Categories: Latest News|Tags: , , , |

  Get your hands on your single loop bull bar for your Toyota Land Cruiser 70 Series at this amazing price. What a way to kick start the year? Hurry While Stocks last!  Contact Opposite Lock today. ________________________________________________________________________ Opposite Lock is proud to offer premium bull bars to fit a wide variety of off road enthusiasts' vehicles.  Contact Opposite Lock For the Current Price List.

2 01, 2020

Gearing up for 2020

2020-01-02T11:32:53+02:00Jan 2nd, 2020|Categories: Latest News|Tags: , , , , , , |

We had a great deal of fun and excitement in 2019, but there is nothing quite like taking on a new adventure. Now is the time to plan our next trips to discover new and wonderful parts of sub Saharan Africa.    Planning Your Next Journey Sani Pass (The Gateway to Lesotho) Kwa Zulu-Natal. If you are an experienced 4x4 driver and looking for something spectacular, then this is the challenge for you. Taking you up to heights of 2865m above sea level you have the most amazing, breath taking views imaginable.       Namaqua Eco-trail, Northern Cape If a [...]

18 12, 2019

Lightforce HTX2: See The Future

2019-12-18T08:59:34+02:00Dec 18th, 2019|Categories: Latest News|Tags: , , , |

Lightforce puts forth on high quality, high performance and reliable lighting for your off road adventures.  The last generation LightForce HTX gave us incredible lighting with this award winning product. This new range of the LightForce HTX2 takes it a few steps further.  Just Some of the New Features   New Aluminium Housing:   Using precision-engineered heatsink the new one-piece aluminium housing it is more robust with an increase in heat management capabilities. This new design allows for the heat to be dissipated more evenly giving it longer performance as well as a slimmer frame making it possible to mount on [...]

9 12, 2019

Tough Dog Suspension Air Bags

2019-12-09T11:03:12+02:00Dec 9th, 2019|Categories: Latest News|Tags: , , , |

Tough Dog Suspension is a well-known and well respected aftermarket suspension specialists for off road vehicles. What is Air Suspension? Air suspension is a type of vehicle suspension that uses pressurized air, powered by an electric or engine-driven air pump or compressor, to inflate air into the flexible bellows and raise the chassis from the axle.  The Advantages of Air Suspension This type of suspension is generally used in place of standard steel springs in heavy duty trucks and buses with uses on some passenger vehicles as well. The purpose of the air suspension is to allow for a better and [...]

20 11, 2019

In-Vehicle DC-DC Battery Charger (R2-0)

2019-11-20T08:47:37+02:00Nov 20th, 2019|Categories: Latest News|Tags: , , , , |

In-Vehicle DC-DC Battery Charger (R2-0) InterVolt system is a necessary part for your vehicle and overall off-road experience. The DCC Pro is built to withstand the harsh conditions of Australia making it the perfect product to fit the needs of the South African off-road enthusiast. The unit is a standalone power conversion device designed to charge and maintain any auxiliary battery in an installation where the starting battery is used as the supply source.  The DC to DC charger allows you to charge from two inputs (alternator and solar). In comparison to the previous model the DCC Pro 2.0 offers a [...]

12 11, 2019

Bullbars & Prepping for Adventure

2019-11-12T11:26:08+02:00Nov 12th, 2019|Categories: Latest News|

The holiday season is soon upon us yet again. If you are anything like us here at Opposite Lock then you are getting ready to set off on an adventure to finish off 2019. It feels really good to have your vehicle kitted and even better when it is just before you have a trail to conquer.   Bullbars are there to protect the front of the vehicle during impact from an accident or otherwise. - OL Bullbars & Why You Should Have Them So in the spirit of keeping safe during the holiday season we would like to ensure that you [...]

22 10, 2019

Adventuring into 2020

2019-11-20T08:06:06+02:00Oct 22nd, 2019|Categories: Latest News|Tags: , , , , |

Land Rover Defender 2020 The new Defender brings you ruggedness of past designs in an elegant glimpse into future designs.  Having the long history Land Rover does it can be rather cumbersome and seemingly impossible to take a step out of the spotlight to see what new and interesting concepts can arise. While taking into consideration the desires for the performance of the vehicle and airing a new chic look Land Rover has presented us with something very desirable.  Land Rover will launch with the Defender 110, a five-door, five-to-seven-seater and a few months after the three-door short-wheelbase Defender [...]

17 10, 2019

Getaway Show 2019

2019-11-20T08:06:13+02:00Oct 17th, 2019|Categories: Latest News|Tags: , |

Another fantastic year at the Getaway Show 2019. We were fortunate enough to get David Cook from Tough Dog Suspension over from Australia. David and the Opposite Lock team had a blast chatting with everyone who were able to make it to the show this year. Showcasing two of our newest additions: Tough Dog Air Assist system and the SUV doorstep.  An air assist suspension system gives you the comfort of knowing that when traversing harsh terrain with continuous load change you are safe. Tough Dog provides the best solution for all round suspension in off-road vehicles.  [...]

3 10, 2019

Appropriate Vehicle Suspension Systems

2019-11-20T08:06:23+02:00Oct 3rd, 2019|Categories: Latest News|Tags: , , , |

Suspension plays a very important part of keeping your vehicle safe to drive. Without proper suspension, your vehicle will be at risk of unwanted body motion and excessive bouncing. Making the vehicle not only uncomfortable it could cause harm to your person as well by either jolting you around or being unstable to steer with proper control.  So, let’s first get into some suspension basics and then more about what we have in our range of Tough Dog Suspension gear. Suspension Basics You may be wondering what exactly suspension does for your vehicle. Well, it does a great deal and can [...]

16 09, 2019

The Importance of Recovery Gear

2019-11-20T08:06:30+02:00Sep 16th, 2019|Categories: Latest News|Tags: , , , , , |

The Story Recently the opportunity to take an epic road trip into the incredible world of the Northern Cape. And honestly if you haven’t been out this way then make your next adventure out here. The landscape itself is incredibly scenic. There is nothing quite like the amazing skyline as the sun hits the red sand. It captivates so much beauty and keeps you at the moment. On our first proper day out in the desert, we went to have look around the area. Somewhere between Upington and Kakamas, we set out on our little adventure for the morning. Dotted throughout [...]