Search Results - 4x4 Community Forum





Search:

Type: Posts; User: mplester; Keyword(s):

Page 1 of 20 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.11 seconds.

  1. Replies
    27
    Views
    1,462

    Re: your experiences with a PortaPotti

    Fit a plastic bag inside under the toilet seat, ### in the bag and tie a knot.
  2. Replies
    6
    Views
    287

    Re: Wrangler rear window, soft top

    Just seen this on FB, hopefully it will helphttps://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20200528/51127a6263c1a85ca8dca353bd397519.jpg
  3. Replies
    27
    Views
    1,462

    Re: your experiences with a PortaPotti

    One word of advice, do not buy the 10litre version as it's so low you have to roll off it to get up. We have a Thetford165 and have used it for years, yes they are bulky but the wife is happy not...
  4. Replies
    6
    Views
    287

    Re: Wrangler rear window, soft top

    Rear has the same part number, just need to co firm year as there where changes to material etc
  5. Re: R5000,00 to replace Audi lost key!! Any cheaper alternatives?

    Get the dealer to give you the key code. They will want a copy of you REG docs. They have the key coded by a 3rd party. Key and car needed for coding
  6. Re: R5000,00 to replace Audi lost key!! Any cheaper alternatives?

    There are so many people doing these. I had a key done for my Jeep in Durban. I have to get the key code from the agents 1st, this was a request from the guy that was doing the key. Cost me R1800 for...
  7. Replies
    44
    Views
    3,657

    Re: Nissan Np 300 tour vehicle

    If I was touring Africa it would not be in our Hardbody [emoji23]
    I don't disagree about going diesel I just said what the difference is. If I was touring long distance yes it would be a diesel. And...
  8. Replies
    44
    Views
    3,657

    Re: Nissan Np 300 tour vehicle

    Well our log book for the last 73000km's says otherwise
  9. Replies
    44
    Views
    3,657

    Re: Nissan Np 300 tour vehicle

    We get 8 out of a 2.4 4x4 single cab. This is fitted with a canopy and a contractors rack and runs a load of approx 600kg at all times
  10. Replies
    44
    Views
    3,657

    Re: Nissan Np 300 tour vehicle

    I have done the sums. We own a 2.4 and have a club member with a 2.5
  11. Replies
    44
    Views
    3,657

    Re: Nissan Np 300 tour vehicle

    The fuel cost between the petrol vs diesel against the cost varience of the vehicle means you need to cover 120000kms to make up the difference. However the diesel is worth this everytime you drive...
  12. Replies
    3
    Views
    750

    Re: Safari Centre Closed

    The guys from Springfield went to join Natal caravan and marine in Pinetown
  13. Replies
    6
    Views
    635

    Re: General Grabber X3 muds rotation

    As per Cooper tyre brochure https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20200428/a5730b0376f001a4f9f69debf736f91b.jpg
  14. Replies
    6
    Views
    635

    Re: General Grabber X3 muds rotation

    Are you doing a 4 or 5 tyre rotation
  15. Replies
    103
    Views
    12,562

    Re: Afrispoor cheetah - owners posi

    No, I just remove the spare and take out the hose. Takes all of 2 minutes.
  16. Replies
    103
    Views
    12,562

    Re: Afrispoor cheetah - owners posi

    Photos showing hosehttps://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20200419/26af96ce94292142e21cde2122dcd34a.jpghttps://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20200419/e9733ce0a24b8d23ef65518905afb50f.jpg
  17. Replies
    103
    Views
    12,562

    Re: Afrispoor cheetah - owners posi

    This is very much dependant on which way around your spare wheel faces. I have my garden hose wound up inside of the spare wheel
  18. Replies
    103
    Views
    12,562

    Re: Afrispoor cheetah - owners posi

    Depends on how much food you need to carry. We are able to carry food for a week with ease. We use storage containers for food that way you do not need to carry both separately
  19. Replies
    23
    Views
    2,817

    Re: Does a tonneau cover safe fuel

    Have actually tested this. Fuel runs at a constant speed of 100km/h with and without a cover, also with a tailgate down. Variance is 0.2L /100km. This effect is nothing is general running day to day.
  20. Replies
    442
    Views
    116,872

    Re: Afrispoor Cheetah

    My panel is flat. A BH connection on the roof. When we are on site I remove the panel and place as...
  21. Replies
    442
    Views
    116,872

    Re: Afrispoor Cheetah

    Agree, but I I also did some small mods to cable. I have a 150w permanently attached on the roof. This keeps my batteries maintained between trips and the fridge working...
  22. Replies
    4
    Views
    403

    Re: Morgan's bay to rocky bay

    I have friends at Mogans bay at the moment that live in Pennington. They recommended that you go N2
  23. Re: Flexopower 120W solar panels Voltage rating

    If not noted on the panel maybe give flexopower a call as they should be able to give you this info. If vmax is 19.8 then im sure voc will be more than 22
  24. Re: Intercoolers and bonnet protecttors / insect deflectors.

    I was involved in testing air flow with bonnet deflectors a number of year ago. The deflector caused a disturbance of air which effected the efficiency of cooler. The efficiency dropped by as much as...
  25. Thread: Roof Rack

    by mplester
    Replies
    11
    Views
    1,080

    Wrangler 4dr Re: Roof Rack

    If you want to add heavy items on the roof or gi with gas bottles, jerry cans etc then the front runner is perfect. There is another make that uses the gutter rail but due to construction if the hard...
  26. Replies
    118
    Views
    11,999

    Re: ASPW on intercoolers....

    Considering the amount of money thrown at him with regards to spares and equipment, plus the number of workshops that he deals with, one would think he would have tested his theory first before...
  27. Replies
    118
    Views
    11,999

    Re: ASPW on intercoolers....

    Mechanical engineer with a 30% pass rate
  28. Replies
    87
    Views
    10,553

    Re: New NL Battery Box - The All in One Solution??

    The 2 units are the same. The one on the left has an ac charger, a dc charger, solar input and a modified sinewave inverter. The one on the right is made for a 3rd party company
  29. Replies
    87
    Views
    10,553

    Re: New NL Battery Box - The All in One Solution??

    https://www.hcdpelectronics.co.za/index.php?page=product_categories&catID=39

    This is the power pack that I use. It's limitation is that it's only good for 120w and Petri has 170w
  30. Replies
    87
    Views
    10,553

    Re: New NL Battery Box - The All in One Solution??

    Petri the NL unit is perfect for your needs. Just hard wire each vehicle from the main battery to a Brad Harrison plug in the rear and you are good to go. They you buy your solar panels and have a BH...
  31. Replies
    87
    Views
    10,553

    Re: New NL Battery Box - The All in One Solution??

    If the unit is to be used in more than 1 vehicle then you would need to hard wire each vehicle for charging whilst travelling. This is the same for both units mentioned. The NL is a great product. I...
  32. Replies
    7
    Views
    407

    Wrangler 4dr Re: Jeep JK 2012 Radiator Cracked

    I know that a new one is avail from Monster Jeep for R3400, but 2nd hand, sorry unable to assist
  33. Thread: Sani Pass

    by mplester
    Replies
    3
    Views
    589

    Re: Sani Pass

    With the heavy rain storm they had a week ago, expect the top section at the switch backs to be Rocky, but not a problem, unless you drive a low softroader
  34. Replies
    5
    Views
    406

    Re: 20" Import mud / All terrains

    Hankok RF would be cheaper but not by much. I would stick with a KO2 personality
  35. Replies
    14
    Views
    1,016

    Re: Square Tubing Tickness

    Not at all we use 1.6mm with steel palisade and fabricate to size
Results 1 to 35 of 684
Page 1 of 20 1 2 3 4