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  1. Thread: DIY Lathe

    by Daniek
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    DIY Lathe

    This popped up on my Youtube suggestions and it looked like a fun project if you are into this sort of thing.

    https://youtu.be/FXnyEQneSUg
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    Ford & Mazda Re: What is Remote Free Wheel (RFW)??

    Thanks, yes. I amended my post accordingly.
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    Re: Android tablets: entry level

    I used one of these for years and the battery just kept on working and it gave me excellent service. I started running into problems that the Android version was not supported anymore on some of the...
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    Ford & Mazda Re: What is Remote Free Wheel (RFW)??

    If I remember correctly, you don't have to press the RFW switch to change to 4wd. By selecting 4H (even while driving, up to 80km/h, I think... It seems my memory was incorrect and that one needs to...
  5. Re: Need some assistance make your own mapset in mapsource from T4A

    If I remember correctly, there is a Maps tab that you select. From there you click on the tiles you want. I have not done that in a while and can check tomorrow. Unless I am misunderstanding your...
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    Re: Urban Cruiser questions

    As someone else mentioned. The Suzuki engines probably likes to be revved. Granted the Brezza is heavier (but then it has the 1.5 engine) than our Ignis. But with the 1.2 of Ignis, I can drop from...
  7. Re: Suggestions for scenic road from Hermanus to Touws Rivier

    I travelled this route from the Touws River side on Saturday and can also support this suggestion. The plan was to come back to Hermanus via Greyton, but due to time constraints, we had to cut that...
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    Re: Land rover Ndlovu

    Was that not the name of one of Kingsley Holgate's Defenders?
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    Re: Michelin Latitude Cross

    I should have chosen a different thread name. But what about these? Will have to change the rims to 17" though.

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    Michelin Latitude Cross

    Does anybody know this tyre? I am browsing around to look at tyre prices for a Suzuki Grand Vitara.

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  11. Re: Road condition between Wuppertal and Matjiesrivier, Cederberg

    Hi, did you guys end up doing the section from Wupperthal passed Eselbank? If you did, how did it go and what was the road like?
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    Re: Off Road Driving Tips

    Sand driving for Ranger owners.

    Remember that the Ranger utilises 2 types of TC i.e engine braking and ABS braking. Pressing the TC button once only deactivates the engine braking. The ABS braking...
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    Re: Off Road Driving Tips

    I watched plenty of American videos where they use the terms "driver" and "passenger". This makes sense as there can be no confusion between who's left/right or clockwise/anti clockwise.
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    Re: Exploring the Southern Cape

    Saturday 7 August 2021

    We hiked the Oudebos/Leopard Kloof trail in the Kogelberg Reserve.
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    Re: Is the Bloukrans Pass open?

    My apology, I did not do the pass earlier this year, but rather end of last year. 23 December 2020 to be exact.

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    Re: Grand Vitara and Traction Control

    Hill descent control is not a big issue to me. Had it on the Ranger and hardly used it.
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    Re: Is the Bloukrans Pass open?

    We drove it earlier this year. In places single lane only. We did meet another vehicle from the front. Fortunately we were both driving to enjoy the scenery. On the further side from Nature's Valley...
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    Re: Exploring the Southern Cape

    Sunday 25 July 2021

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    Re: Exploring the Southern Cape

    Saturday 24 July 2021

    Today we took a drive to Franschhoek via Theewaterskloof dam. Then back again towards Grabouw with a lunch stop at the Nuweberg dam.

    The Ignis had to do it's part to get...
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    Sticky: Re: Post photos of your Suzuki here

    Not a photo but a video. I really miss having a 4x4 and the poor Ignis is put into all sorts of situations. In 4x4 terms not much, but enough practice to keep at least the 2 front wheels on the...
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    Re: Grand Vitara and Traction Control

    Thanks. And did the models prior to 2012 have traction control?
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    Grand Vitara and Traction Control

    Hi all,

    From what I have gathered, one of the main differences between the Summit and Dune is that the Summit has traction control and the Dune not. In browsing through AutoTrader, it looks like...
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    Re: Exploring the Southern Cape

    This looks like one to do. Thanks.
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    Re: Exploring the Southern Cape

    Sunday 11 July 2021.

    Today we took the dirt road (from close to Botrivier) past Karwyderskraal. Stopped next to this road for lunch. We then proceded on the road to Caledon up to the Shawn's...
  25. Thread: GV Pricing

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    Re: GV Pricing

    I have also picked up that the secondhand market is going through the roof. It was just interesting to see that where advertised at a specific price for a couple of months to now have it's price...
  26. Thread: GV Pricing

    by Daniek
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    GV Pricing

    I can't really buy now, but have started to look at the Summit, just to keep my ear on the ground. My son is also interested. We saw this one advertised since April/May for R169 900. Proof that...
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    Sticky: Re: GPS Tips and Tricks

    Poen,

    I don't have a Garmin dashcam, but did a bit of Googling and came across this "VIRB Edit for Windows software version 5.4.3". It seems as if you can view your videos here. I could not gather...
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    Sticky: Re: Post a photo of your Ford / Mazda here

    Very nice. Go do the training.
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    Sticky: Re: Cell Phone Camera Photo's - PLEASE contribute

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    Re: Double Cabs - How Capable is Capable??

    In this case any of the current 4x4's will work. It will boil down to what looks nice and what drives nice....... IN YOUR OPINION!

    For me, I need low range and at least a rear difflock. I like...
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    Re: Sony Viao video software

    I use the free version of VideoPad Video Editor. With my limited skills I am able to do a thing or 2 with this software.
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    Re: My Knife Making Thread

    Not sure if it is really on topic, but it looked interesting.

    https://youtu.be/5ZchgU9KLOc
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    Re: Canopy for overlanding

    Something you may consider, is to look at how the doors/windows open. Most will open and leave a gap at the top where dust and/or water can run down into the canopy when opened. I know that the Rhino...
  34. Re: Garmin Overlander vs Garmin DriveSmart 65 LTM-S

    See my comments above.
  35. Thread: Basecamp update

    by Daniek
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    Re: Basecamp update

    Hunter26, my apology for being so cryptic in my response. I should have elaborated and at least referred you to this thread and post:...
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