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  1. Re: Land Cruiser 4.2 1HZ Double cab speed uphill?

    A month ago I had my 76 in at Rudi Hinze (owner Megaworld Centurion) for a squeaky rear suspension...turned out (besides shock bushes being finished), to be a broken rear leaf in the the pack...looks...
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    Re: 2001 3.4 v6

    Not sure about the subtank...

    The rear difflock...are you sure it does not engage? ...or is it perhaps just the light on the dash that continues to flash? ...the latter is quite common...
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    Re: Swambo`s New Platkar.

    Check out our view in a Makgadikgadi sand storm...https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20200317/c80d9713c5e983d28fcf8077b21f846c.jpg
  4. Re: Land Cruiser 4.2 1HZ Double cab speed uphill?

    I would do the injectors irrespective of service history UNLESS you know they have infact been done...

    Not too expensive and prolongs your engine...i would do them every 100 to 150k km...cheaper...
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    Re: High mileage LC200 V8

    ...apologies, just to be 100% clear...I have done the clutch on my cruiser due to being remapped and do have additional diesel filtration as well as oil catvh can fitted...
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    Re: High mileage LC200 V8

    Well I drive the 76SW v8 as a daily drive...work a lot up in Africa...remote areas and works hard...and my cruiser now has just shy of 230 000km on...I have just done servicing every 10k km...and all...
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    Sticky: Re: Toyota Pictures

    The 'road signs' are at the northern Buffalo Fence north of Maun...just warning people to stop...
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    Sticky: Re: Toyota Pictures

    A few pics after working up in the Khwai and Mababe area, northern Botswana this last week...
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    Re: Land cruiser 76 gear ratios

    For about R60 for the parts amd a friends help I installed a lights on warning buzzer in my 76 [emoji4]
  10. Re: LandCruiser 76 V8 changes since 2013?

    RPiet...again IMHO I think they went back to drums because 8 out of 10 guys are fitting spacers on the rear to correct the tracking of the front and rear wheels and because of this, the discs were...
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    Re: Land cruiser 76 gear ratios

    I can concur re the comments made about 33" tyres not being much different from standard tyres...I am running 285/75 (33") on my V8 and not much difference...35" gets you the desired effect...but if...
  12. Re: LandCruiser 76 V8 changes since 2013?

    There have not been any significnt changes from 2013 to now...

    One notable one is indeed the manual locking hub going back to auto...IMHO the manual hubs are far more reliable...

    Then they also...
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    Re: Land Cruiser V8 60 000km service

    My v8 76 is sitting at 223 000km...i have had the vehicle since 97 000km and have mever replaced the bearings...they have been checked every 40 000km odd and repacked but not replaced...granted I...
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    Re: Khumaga/Boteti ferry

    Nope the Boteti has not flowed now for about a year (or longer?) it is bone dry
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    Sticky: Re: Your top camping spots close to GP

    Hey Malcolm...loooooong time!!!

    How are you guys doing? ...I have been in fulltime ministry for 10yrs already so we last saw each other many many moons ago hehehe

    Of you are ever in Pretoria...
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    Sticky: Re: Your top camping spots close to GP

    We camped at a small place called Andante Bush Camp just outside Brits now for 10days...the greenest grass, quiet, birds, swimming pool amd games room...R350 per stand for 6 people...was...
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    Re: Mapping : 2.8 Hilux revo

    The BIG THING is...if you wanna up the power then you gotto get the heat away...de-cat and bigger free flow pipe...
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    Re: Mapping : 2.8 Hilux revo

    I drive a remapped V8 diesel 76...I would suggest, depending on where you are, to use Lucas Reyneke, owner of ATM Chiptuning Pretoria...he has his own dyno too and is absolutley passionate about...
  19. Re: I need some direction....pleeeeeeeeeease!

    The only option in my opinion if you have to replace the engel with ANY OTHER BRAND is a NL...

    My engel 40L is now about 13 yrs old and runs like a dream in the car and then we have a 90L twin NL...
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    Re: Prado 120 1GR-FE Rough Idle

    Perhaps tightened a little too much?

    Many years ago I drove the double cab hilux kzte and after 1 service at SAC uoon collecting the vehicle they informed me that onenof the glowplug head/tip had...
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    Re: Prado 120 1GR-FE Rough Idle

    Where are the little missing pieces that broke off?
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    Re: LC 79 DC headlight fix

    In my case the lights in the bumper were sealed units...rather stupid I'd say.
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    Re: Land Cruisers too uneconomical?

    Okay okay Jelo I will stop now...
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    Re: Land Cruisers too uneconomical?

    Yip...identical to mine...here is a pic of the one for sale...
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    Re: Land Cruisers too uneconomical?

    Wahahahaha...I mean oops sorry [emoji12][emoji2957][emoji38]
  26. Re: Khwai to Mohembo via Serongo Village

    I did a lot of work in the Seronga area but never travelled the entire distance of your planned route however spoken to many who have and they say very thick sand anf low range driving most of the...
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    Re: Land Cruisers too uneconomical?

    Saw a BEAUTIFUL 76 v8 2014 model with a mere 40 000km and some extras amd FSH going for AFAIK R460 000 in the east rand earlier this week...
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    Re: Land Cruisers too uneconomical?

    That is about the best answer so far [emoji106][emoji106]
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    Re: Land Cruisers too uneconomical?

    The above counts for.my previous 76 series 1hz which I sold with 180 000km on the clock...

    Before them I had 2 defenders...these HAND DOWN cost way more to run than the cruisers...
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    Re: Land Cruisers too uneconomical?

    I have not read ALL the posts and replies only the first 15 or so...

    My current drive is a 76 series V8 and just last week had its 210 000km service...I also run PRE-diesel filtration (and oil...
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    Re: The Development in Bots

    Ok but it is 300% than it was 6mnths ago [emoji6]
  32. Re: LC105 4.5P: Independant Workshop in Pretoria area

    Sorry still wanted to add that Rudi has done various things on our LC 76 V8 too...so am speaking from experience [emoji4]
  33. Re: LC105 4.5P: Independant Workshop in Pretoria area

    Mike...all depends on what work needs doing...

    Rudi Hinze is owner of 4x4 Megaworld in Centurion and has a passion for land cruisers old and new...has rebuilt various oldies and is currently busy...
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    Re: The Development in Bots

    They are well on their way already...road is AWESOME from Maun right up to the crossing into Makgadikgadi Park...that was 2 week ago...not sure from the Nata side...
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    Re: Prado Questions

    As for previous comments etc seen most are very happy with their 4.0 Prados...I have no experience wit them BUT for all your mods/upgrades etc I would NOT hesitate to use Rudi Hinze and his team at...
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