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    Re: Poor repairs after an accident.

    In the meantime figure out who is the most reputable best panelbeater possible in your area and ask that the car be sent there for repairs.

    Had a similar story and told them the guys they...
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    Re: W205 service extension

    BMW makes a huge difference whether you extend on time or km. But my quote was also about R2/km.
    Happy that I didnt take it though, car is now at 200k km (2013 330d) and averaging about R3k per...
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    Re: Cleaning armrests?

    oil the rest of it
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    Re: This is what a burnt out D5 looks like

    Dont get the point of your sarcasm. The boxes were for his dogs which he got out just in time.
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    Re: This is what a burnt out D5 looks like

    not controlled. The owner was complaining on facebook that he had 'worlds' to compete at with his dogs and now no car. Not much info otherwise on what caused it, seems to have started inside the car.
  6. Re: Good Year Wranglers - I am more than a little worried....

    On the Disco 4 (a 3 ton tank) 19inchers the GY Duratrac is the go-to tyre which I took through a mild Namibia trip. This I swopped to 18 inch Cooper AT3s, also LT spec which I took through Namakwa...
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    Re: Suzuki Jimny Van Zyls pass

    and did you carry your own fuel? what mods did you do or deem necessary?
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    Re: Discovery 3 wading depth

    Come on Douglas, you know you want to!
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    Re: Discovery 3 wading depth

    looks cool!
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    Re: Larger wheels on a Venter

    mmmand here I just swopped the wheels on my old Venter without any other mods, guess I should go look at some clearances...already did a few thousand km, no issues, surprised to see spacers and...
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    Re: Discovery 4 in Mabuasehube

    for those less mechanically inclined but getting there, what exactly are we looking at here? what is that? where is it?
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    Re: Does my Discovery 4 upgrade plan make sense?

    I have the exact car you looking for (2014 8 speed pre facelift - build 2013), I imagine there isnt that many of them.

    So it still has the old infotainment system, I think harmonn Kardon (mine is...
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    Discovery 4 Re: Spare Key coding - Disco 4

    change the battery yourself, will be done in 2 minutes. Doesnt even use a special battery but the 2032 common type. Youtube is your friend
    Then you will know...
  14. Re: Road from Kimberley via Barkley West/Koopmansfontein/Kuruman to Mc carthy's Rest

    yea, there around mccarthys rest its not tarred. Rest is fined.
    gravel isnt bad or slow if you travel by bakkie
  15. Thread: Gullwings doors

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    Discovery 4 Re: Gullwings doors

    this does look good.
    subscribed
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    Re: Top 5 4x4 upgrades to begin with

    I would also say tyres first. (mostly to prevent punctures)
    after that it is vehicle and trip dependent

    but something mentioned only once which I think should get more focus is a proper gps with...
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    Re: Injector cleaner

    I had the same result on my KB280 TDI Isuzu, without injector cleaner. You don't do any engine favours if you baby it, once in two months it had to be driven hard to clear out the gunk and stop...
  18. Re: 2018 Pajero Sport -offroad mode/gearbox/towbar

    I have a 2013 330d and a 2014 LR Discovery 4 both fitted with the 8 speed ZF boxes and I dont experience this floating of the revs or gears not engaging. The disco does engage fully a little higher...
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    Re: Hilux Legend 50 - With Pics

    a D4D with software and 76mm pipe. Comes back to the saying that there is always a tuned golf MK1 out there capable of beating your XXXXenter_fast_car_hereXXXX
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    Re: Chernobyl - a wildlife haven. Would you go?

    Stopped producing electricity in the year 2000
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    Ford & Mazda Re: Ford Ranger Torque

    it comes in lower than the D4D. A quick test ride will answer your concern best though
  22. Re: Goodyear Wrangler A/T Adventure or Pirelli Scorpion A/T+?

    got my discovery 4 with Pirellissidewall cut on first gravel outing and dumped them. Have a deep dislike in them, fitted Good Years and they have taken abuse x10000 with no issues.
  23. Thread: Crispy Toyota

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    Re: Crispy Toyota

    attention seeking thread?
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    Re: Has anyone seen a tyre do this before?

    had an emergency at home and delaminated my rear knobbly on the bike doing more than 200kmph.after that the bike would be unstable at 180, so did 180 for the next 400km before it would become...
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    Re: Hilux Legend 50 - With Pics

    Paying more than R500k for a car I want keyless go. Have it in my BMW and Land Rover. just leave the key in your pocket, its awesome. if that's an issue I guess you also don't know what to do with...
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    MediaRelease: Re: Ford Ranger Raptor - Birth of a New Breed

    Why do you want to know in what gear you are the whole time? The whole point of a smooth modern auto with so many gears is not to care. And I have two vehicles with 8 speed autos, you don't care, on...
  27. RangeRover Re: Disco 4 - Is it worth the headache to look at buying one

    I call my lifting rods my lift kit, 50mm at R700! a bargain! and you just swop back and the 4x4 is the perfect on road tourer again
  28. RangeRover Re: Disco 4 - Is it worth the headache to look at buying one

    I have had a wheel off and the car kept picking itself up. Kind of an issue actually.Don't drive it much so guess I can just go do the test again, pick up one corner and see if the car picks itself...
  29. Re: What could go wrong on a 2006 Subaru 2.5L NA Boxer Motor with Manual Gearbox?

    my stepfather has a 2006 with 2l motor. Its done now, and he is struggling to find a replacement motor for it, had 450000km on. Issues were IIRC 3 universal bearings in that time. But he does A LOT...
  30. RangeRover Re: Disco 4 - Is it worth the headache to look at buying one

    Loads off people here that would be wise to get a lekker air suspension D4. Be a lot less grumpy and negative. I for one would rather replace a compressor once in 5 years than bash my head sif ...
  31. MediaRelease: Re: New Ford Everest Delivers Enhanced Design, Comfort and Performance

    That Everest looks great, but that's a lot to read! ??? Lots of untrue comments wrt auto vs manuals here...... A manual isn't better than an auto, you choose a MT because you want one or...
  32. Thread: Sad day

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    Discovery 4 Re: Sad day

    With that fuel consumption I guess you have a very light foot and it is an F30 320i and not E90 320i. I am a huge BMW fan but would rather take Landy maintenance over that E90 320i. Enjoy!
  33. RangeRover Re: Disco 4 - Is it worth the headache to look at buying one

    You will be hard pressed to find any sales person of any manufacturer not telling you to get an additional warranty. Toyota included.
  34. RangeRover Re: Disco 4 - Is it worth the headache to look at buying one

    off topic sorry....why is the 200 better in sand conditions? I would guess the better 8 speed gearbox in the Disco would trump it there?
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    Re: Which 18" tyres for the disco 4?

    Oh,had to grind off a fair bit on the front calipers to fit those Disco 3 18s! Fortunately my wife wasn't nearby, she would've flipped!
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