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  1. Thread: Treg Owners

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    Re: Treg Owners

    Also my way of doing it.
    Most of the second hand vehicles I bought had less than 60k km on the clock. Most cases I sell around 500k km.

    My comment on sell at 99 999.9km is that these days most...
  2. Thread: Ongetorquede top

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    Re: Ongetorquede top

    Ek moet bieg ek het eenkeer net `n top tot op sy eerste stadium getroque. Toe lui my foon. Klaar met die oproep vat ek die torque wrench en sien dit is op die finale setting gestel. Vra my helper het...
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    Re: New Grand vitara or older FJ Cruiser?

    I need to buy Swambo new wheels so that I can claim the 76 for myself. Have visited quite a few dealers looking at various options.
    FJ Cruiser is very high on the list.
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    Re: Also now part of the Wolfpack. V6 Amarok.

    Ek dink ek kry vir Quack reg;DHy het onlangs `n 4.5 EFI Cruiser gekoop>:D Spot net so `n bietjie mens sal nooit vir Quack van sy VW`s weg kry nie.;D

    Johan jy gaan Vleesbaai vervelig vind met die...
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    Re: Also now part of the Wolfpack. V6 Amarok.

    In manual with low range it will be the ultimate DC 4x4. On serious 4x4 obstacles the auto box overheats quickly. We have seen it at Waterford with Quack and Ryno`s V6. Two runs attempting Langduin...
  6. Thread: Treg Owners

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    Re: Treg Owners

    As jy DIY , hands on en bereid is om baie tyd aan `n voertuig te spandeer ry jy `n Touareg. Maar wees eerlik dit kan `n bodemlose put raak.

    Ek sien dit elke dag met tweedehanse luukse voertuie...
  7. Thread: Treg Owners

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    Re: Treg Owners

    You do not drive VW`s and Disco`s out of maintenance plan and warranty. Buy new and sell at 99 999.99km
  8. Thread: Treg Owners

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    Re: Treg Owners

    Just buy a Prado[emoji12]
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    Re: Also now part of the Wolfpack. V6 Amarok.

    Johan me and Quack do regular 4x4 trips. Quack sort of got Gatvol for some warriors and is not active here anymore.
    One thing of Quack pushes that V6 Amarok the hardest I have ever seen. Quack is...
  10. Re: Flasher Relay 3-pin for LED wanted - smaller than most

    Make a plugin extension and move the relay.
  11. Re: Flasher Relay 3-pin for LED wanted - smaller than most

    Electro Diesel or Trysome
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    Suspension Re: LR drive shaft on Hilux D4D 4x4

    There were rear wheel bearing issues on some of the first D4D`s. Some diff`s had steel shielded (ZZ) instead of rubber sealed (2RS)
    bearings. Shielded bearings are not waterproof. There were some...
  13. Thread: Kgalagadi

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    Re: Kgalagadi

    Thar is true;D
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    Re: Earthing of panels

    Copied from SANS 10142 Solar.

    SANS 10142 clearly state that the earth spike should have a resistance reading of less than 10 Ohm. You will not get that reading with one earth spike only. In most...
  15. Thread: Kgalagadi

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    Re: Kgalagadi

    The right time of the year to grade dirt roads is the wet season. With the ongoing drought most gravel roads are in a horrible condition.
  16. Thread: Kgalagadi

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    Re: Kgalagadi

    I can show you dune routes destroyed in one day by the inexperienced that does not understand dune driving.>:D
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    Re: Ford F250: Old model / New model / Not at all?

    Kalahari Safari ?
  18. Thread: Kgalagadi

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    Re: Kgalagadi

    Dune roads only get busted with people driving them with over inflated tyres. I can take you to dune routes that is 50 plus years old and are in pristine condition because the users let down pressure...
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    Re: Why shouldn’t I buy a Ford

    Ek weet die kanse is skraal ek vat nie Ford se kant nie, maar sę nou die ou wat die tracker geinstalleer het het die intercooler beskadig. Daar is `n paar Tracker installeerders wat mors. Ek het die...
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    Re: Land Cruiser 79 Diff Repair

    There was a problem at one stage with the welding on the front diff housings. There were also a recall on the front diffs. Think you should find out if your Cruiser were not due for the recall.
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    Re: Ford F250: Old model / New model / Not at all?

    Ek dink jy het al die beste Safaris by jou.;D;D Skoon Safaris sonder roes raak nou so skaars soos hoendertande.
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    Re: Kgalagadi in December

    Nice to see people enduring the December Kalahari heat. I usually flee to the West Coast in December to enjoy cooler weather.

    Also have a rule I do not camp in the Kalahari from November to mid...
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    Re: Ford F250: Old model / New model / Not at all?

    Very interesting. Frans Reichert is family of the Penduka clan. They have imported two 6.0l v8 Ford F350`s from the States. Spares for the Internationals becomes a problem.
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    Re: Ford F250: Old model / New model / Not at all?

    I thought you were hands on >:D
  25. Re: Whats the best LDV/bakkie engine on the market now?

    Dink ek ook;D
  26. Re: Whats the best LDV/bakkie engine on the market now?

    Peugeot enjin en hy wen Dakars [emoji1787]

    Lyk my hy hou net nie in n Land Rover. [emoji12]
  27. Re: Whats the best LDV/bakkie engine on the market now?

    Ek het n paar betroubare Fords gery. Tans twee 4.0l met amper 300k km elk sonder n dag se moeilikheid.

    Verskeie 2.2 petrol Ford Couriers wat oor 500k km gedoen met basies net hul dienste as...
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    Re: Why shouldn’t I buy a Ford

    Ek weet van `n paar front mount intercoolers wat al gekalf het. `n Opslag klippie maak `n mooi gaatjie.
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    Re: Is it possible to strain oil?

    Ans some sleazy fact is that by 100k km when most transmission fluids are due for replacement they would have more contaminants in it than the oil Skylark is try to strain.;D>:D
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    Re: My 98 Patrol 4500 GL - Cleanup Pics, Etc Etc

    Petri vervang maar al sy verkoelings pype. Ek weet van `n Paar Patrols sin wat onverwags die gees gegee het.
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    Re: Ford F250: Old model / New model / Not at all?

    I have owned an F250 spares becoming more and more scarce. Same can be said of the newer shape F250 I have a few friends that owns them. Ford does not stock much spares anymore and you need to import...
  32. Re: Whats the best LDV/bakkie engine on the market now?

    2.8GD6 and you will still see 10 to 11km/l at 120.
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    Sticky: Re: Photos of your nissans !

    Ek het twee G60 bakkies gehad ook so `n groene en `n witte. ###### sterk onderstel en daai P enjin het baie low down torque gehad. Moer swaar op petrol so 3 na 4km/l. Bodies was geneig om vreeslik te...
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    Re: Alternator Operation

    Factory regulator setting at 13.8.
    So many thing influence charging volts like accessory load.
    The norm these days are 14.2V.
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    Sticky: Re: Photos of your nissans !

    I have bought the Patrol in 86. Did a nut and bolt rebuilt. Broke the three speed box. Did a 5 speed Mazda truck box conversion onto the Nissan T-case. Sold it in 1993. Bought it back in around...
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