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  1. Thread: Pedal booster?

    by jonoB
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    Ford & Mazda Re: Pedal booster?

    I bought an Idrive unit, worked really well until it got a mind of its own. It was only installed for 3 hours...
    I was cruising along at 70km/h, when all of a sudden the vehicle dropped two gears...
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    Re: Amarok Dual Battery System

    You are 100% correct regarding your steps...

    Ignition off means that your sockets will not have power.
    Newer models (late 2016 +) has permanent power to the aux sockets, but the power will be...
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    Re: Amarok Dual Battery System

    Loads of guys are running DC/DC chargers from the loadbin socket. I eventually installed a direct cable from alternator, but the rear bin 12v socket never let me down. It ran a fridge with no issues,...
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    Re: Spotlights Advice - No more Lightforce!

    I can tell you that im very happy with my Hella supernova's. You get them in a 6 and 7 inch. They also have a daytime running light built in. Really good quality.
    They also don't break the bank....
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    Re: Hella supernova 6 - Cape Town

    Price difference?
    Are they both 6Ē?
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    Hella supernova 6 - Cape Town

    Hi all,

    Ive been doing some looking around for spot lights and have come across the hella supernova series. They have a built in daytime running light and seem to be priced well.
    Has anyone...
  7. MediaRelease: Re: Isuzu Arctic AT 35 is The Toughest D-Max Thus Far

    It looks good, but bloody stupid... Imagine how underpowered this thing is going to be???

    This thing isn't pulling the skin off a rice pudding.
    If arctic trucks built it properly, gearing etc. I...
  8. Thread: Amarok Limp Mode

    by jonoB
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    Re: Amarok Limp Mode

    Did you buy the vehicle brand new? What is the mileage?
    Do you know the service history ?
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    Re: Amarok sweating oil on Turbo

    The fact that it has happened, does not make it normal. I wouldn't take that nonsense from a dealer.
    If it leaks, its not normal...
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    Re: Amarok sweating oil on Turbo

    Sorry to say, but that is absolute rubbish. I have owned 2 BiTDi's and never had this issue.
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    Re: Reversing a trailer ??

    If your hand is on the bottom of the wheel, you will turn "up&left " to make the trailer move left and "up&right" to move trailer right. Great for beginners
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    Re: Goodyear duratrack tyres

    So Noisy!!! Father had them on FJ cruiser... Not for long though. Great tyre, looks great and performs well.
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    Fortuner Re: Fortuner 4.00 V6 4x4 no longer made

    Id buy a demo then... Im sure that you will find really good couple of them?
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    Re: Amarok cracked head??

    Ive only heard, never seen...
    If the head cracked based on the EGR cooler failing, then is it a head problem?
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    Re: Amarok cracked head??

    this is false news, they don't. I have not heard of any with this issue. Same applies for the turbo failure? Never heard of one dropping a turbo.



    Its not advisable to blank egr cooler on the...
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    Re: Brave move from Hilux to Amarok

    I wouldn't say that it is a brave move, but more of a logical one lol. ;D

    You will not be sorry, I have done over 280000km in two Amarok's. Had both( man and auto).
    They never let me down. I...
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    Re: FJ sport hood cover

    you can remove it
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    Re: How many FJ Owners / How many problems (or dislikes?)

    122. JonoB - Black 100000kms
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    MediaRelease: Re: Suzuki Vitara upgraded for 2019 model year

    Iím sold ;D
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    MediaRelease: Re: Suzuki Vitara upgraded for 2019 model year

    So no major mechanical issues?
    It seems like such a package!
    Loads of packing space and safety features second to none.
    Iím going to test drive tomorrow. I feel quite good about this one already!
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    MediaRelease: Re: Suzuki Vitara upgraded for 2019 model year

    Iím looking at this for the lovely lady. Specifically at the 1.6 top spec auto 2wd version.
    I have never owned a Suzuki, but have always heard good things about them regarding build quality and...
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    Re: Intsalling Power Tailgate and warranty

    Never have I ever had these issues, but sure... ok.
    If it refuses to close, you help it along? I never had issues with packing a full boot.
    Closing on peoples heads? They open and close so...
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    Re: Intsalling Power Tailgate and warranty

    Never have I ever heard anyone complain about power tailgates... Had a couple and loved it...
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    Re: FJ Cruiser noise from hand brake

    Thanks for the info,

    I think it just needs a good service and clean. The action of the handbrake is very smooth, but something is definitely amiss.
    Ill report back as soon as I have found the...
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    Re: Defender rattling when foot of accelerator

    Don't remove foot from accelerator lol
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    FJ Cruiser noise from hand brake

    Hi all,

    I heard a noise that I did not like today...

    Let me try explain this with some finesse.

    Driving along this morning at roughly 40km/h, really relaxed and on a good section of road. ...
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    Re: FJ Cruiser Pic Thread / Upgrades / Mods

    Looks awesome! What bumpers do you have on your FJ?
  28. Thread: Fridge sale

    by jonoB
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    Re: Fridge sale

    You were correct from the start... It is a Trail Boss branded NL.
    National Luna have done this before, team up with a brand and make a special edition.
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    Re: Fj Cruiser Lights ( Replacement bulbs)

    What you say makes sense...
    I will have a look around for some H4 led replacements.
    Thanks for the input!
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    Re: New Jimny vs old Jimny

    1 (it definitely goes better, but in the same breath it still isn't a powerhouse)
    2 (you can definitely tow something small, but I don't reckon that you should be considering a Jimny if you will...
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    Re: Rustic barn type venue in Cape Town area

    What was your verdict? :)
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    Re: Sand driving tips?

    1) Correct pressures
    2) Tyre size (low profiles don't do well)
    3) Correct gear choice/rpm (you must be able to accelerate quickly)
    4) smooth movements
    5) Common sense
    Bonus) Petrol engine lol...
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    Re: Fj Cruiser Lights ( Replacement bulbs)

    Do the LED headlights give you distance? I have heard that they are super bright, but they scatter light too much?



    I need to look into these lights for the interior, as they are shameful!
    Im...
  34. Thread: Fridge sale

    by jonoB
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    Re: Fridge sale

    Eish here goes some cash lol
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    Re: Fj Cruiser Lights ( Replacement bulbs)

    I have just been added to the WhatsApp group, I will start a discussion later.
    Im just not a fan of the yellow lights :(

    cheers
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