Drive through the water very slowly at first, then build up momentum.
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OUR TOP TIPS FOR DRIVING THROUGH WATER
Try to work out how deep the water is. In static shallower water, explore on foot and use a stick to gauge the depth - or watch another vehicle go through. It’s a good idea to keep a pair of wellies or waders in the boot.If there are other vehicles ahead, wait until they’ve left the water. Unsettled water can make a safe passage more challenging.
'Drive through the water very slowly at first, then build up momentum.' Do not slip/ride the clutch as this reduces control of the vehicle. Ease off the accelerator as you reach the other side.A Land Rover 4x4 can manage submersion of between 50cm and 90cm. Refer to your manual to find your maximum wading depth.
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