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  1. Re: Cutting Bumper to Fit bigger Tyres (Suzuki Jimny)

    https://tiresize.com/comparison/

    With the Jimnys limited power I would also be careful about going too big.

    Then again. I went for the biggest I could lol.
  2. Re: Cutting Bumper to Fit bigger Tyres (Suzuki Jimny)

    What size are the tyres now?
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    Re: Would you buy a Fortuner 4.0?

    whats the real world consumption difference? 4l/100?
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    Re: Prado 150 advice

    Nothing really to do with this thread - but it always amazes me at the high resale value of these Prado's. I've always looked at them but the numbers just never made sense.

    For example. As per...
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    Re: Jeep Grand Cherokee WK 2006 3.0 CRD

    Call the guys at Iceberg Aircons, they redid my entire aircon. Was still expensive, but much cheaper than the stealers.

    I did also import my own internal condenser as that part was mad expensive...
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    Re: Car Head Unit - Which one??

    Make the effort and put under seat. You only need to do it once. Secure properly. How? We always just screwed it in with self tapping screws. (not recommending that, just saying its an option)
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    Re: Can I run Mecer inverter permanently

    Should work so long as the t-shirt printing machine is happy running on a modified sine wave.

    It will automatically switch across when power goes off. Then will automatically recharge battery...
  8. Re: 4x4 orientated wheel & tyre service centre

    Look up who has a Hunter road force balancing machine nearest to you.
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    Re: Car Head Unit - Which one??

    dammit Petri, now you have me reviewing sound upgrades for the first time on 6 years>:D>:D
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    Re: Which 12v fridge to choose from?!

    I measured mine over a run from room temperature to -5. Averaged between 3 and 5 amps continuously. Which I think is fairly normal. But I do believe the insulation isn't as good as the others. So in...
  11. Re: Jeep Commander 3.0 CRD - Oil Light issue / Error P0524

    Well certainly try all the easy things first.

    My oil cover started leaking by itself one time due to a hardened 0 ring, so check that.

    559365

    Seems the part is MOPAR only.
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    Re: DC-DC Charger Comparison

    I saw a few reviews of this, the bit that confuses me is the solar charging priority. IE it will charge from solar first, but then surely you may be losing potential amps from the alternator if there...
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    Re: Nice cheap product.

    Trying to figure these out.

    Does it work as a normal lamp when you have power, and then a battery backup when you dont?

    The description on TakeALot says Will only work once it has been...
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    Re: Jurgens XT65 Bigger Wheels

    Can you not fit commercial tyres? These are designed for heavy loads, you don't really need "grip", just strength.
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    Sticky: Re: Post a photo of your Jeep here please

    That's a stunning setup, nice work. Love the seat material.

    Can you still fold the seats down, presume the sub box can be moved around a bit?
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    Re: ASPW on intercoolers....

    I'm going to generalize now, so please do not take offence.

    There is a trend I've picked up whereby older member of the forum take more offence to things they deem to be incorrect, rightly or...
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    Re: Battery/hella plug /fridge issue

    Presume the second battery is in the engine bay?

    Does the fridge have a low power cut off and what is it on? If its on high, then it will cut fairly early to protect that battery. Change it to...
  18. Thread: Nanoview?

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    Re: Nanoview?

    Neat!
  19. Re: Trip to Mabuasehube - April 2020 - Help Needed

    thank you
  20. Re: Trip to Mabuasehube - April 2020 - Help Needed

    Hello

    Trying to figure something out, have read on the forum that there are two options for routes from Mabua campst to Nossob. One option is a 2 way road and is badly corrugated, and the other is...
  21. Freelander II Re: Good, bad and ugly - 2012 Freelander 2 HSE SD4?

    Go for it, probably the only reliable Land Rover ever made.
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    Re: Which Scooter for High School Kid??

    I've got a Go Moto PX46 which is fun. Its a 170cc but can still only barely make 90.
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  23. Wrangler 4dr Re: Wrangler Sahara JKU Shocks question. NEED YOUR HELP

    I know the shocks are included, its still madness.

    10K MAX for that setup.

    or spend 2k and just put in spacers, will do you just fine.

    EDIT - CALL EFS. I was quoted 14K for my Jeep without...
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    Re: Aspw lc79 300

    Short answer is that when they added the new V8 diesel, they needed to widen the front axle. And then never updated the back. As to WHY, who knows.
  25. Thread: 3.0 crd

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    Grand Cherokee Re: 3.0 crd

    https://www.rockauto.com/en/catalog/jeep,2007,grand+cherokee,3.0l+v6+diesel+turbocharged,1434743,suspension,bumper,789

    Make a list of parts and import.
  26. Wrangler 4dr Re: Wrangler Sahara JKU Shocks question. NEED YOUR HELP

    Budget boost spacer kit for 20K. Are you mad?

    AEV or perhaps give EFS a call.
  27. Re: BFG underinflating caused delamination of sidewalls?

    OK, well lets compare, on the hardbody you had what 15 inch rims and vehicle that weighs a LOT less than a Disco on 18 or 19 inch rims. Very different characteristics of vehicle and sidewall size. So...
  28. Re: Jeep headlight running lights turning yellow.

    do you mean the clear plexiglass? There are places that will polish it, or you can google, plenty videos on YoutTube.
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    Re: Power Monitoring before going solar

    I have on of these efergy energy meters at my fathers guest house.

    We often see 7-9KW when both geysers (normal element type) are running and a few other heavy users, so I suppose 10KW is not...
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    Re: OPTIMATE Optimate 6 Battery Charger

    I have one, works perfect. I like the permanent connection adapter supplied with it. also has option for normal and deep cycle batteries.

    Cant comment on its quality vs others.
  31. Re: BFG underinflating caused delamination of sidewalls?

    well...one rep should not be the end of a good brand. So I would try another route, speak to head office or something.

    Still it sucks and no fun.
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    Re: Car Head Unit - Which one??

    I think you will be surprised on how good it does sound.

    Just remember that all new speakers have a break in period, so if it sounds a bit weird for the first 2/3 hours don't stress.

    Post pics...
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    Re: Car Head Unit - Which one??

    Yip, all good recommendations.

    Whichever one you go for, try get one where you can change the colour of the lights. So you can near as possible match the factory green or red or whatever.
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    Re: Car Head Unit - Which one??

    Is it a standard 1 or 2 U dash?
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    Sticky: Re: Electrickery for camping

    Well, I dont think you can have anything overnight unless I setup a windmill.:p

    But yes, the motivation here is to find out if I will get by with 1x battery and a 120w solar panel, with a daily...
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