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  1. Re: Gull wing replacements for slide canopy windows

    @Dupie2

    here are some pics of the gullwing doors on my ranger canopy. never really took pics specifically of them.
  2. Re: Gull wing replacements for slide canopy windows

    I did this years ago with my Ranger, will never have a canopy without gull wings again. It was done by a crowd in Silverton back then.

    Will dig out a pic this evening for you
  3. Thread: Game meat

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    Re: Game meat

    They have a good selection, buy there often
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    Re: Will you buy a Nissan Murano

    very nice cars but as Swakop_Toe says, VERY thirsty as a daily drive, can also get expensive to maintain
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    Re: Adventure Bike

    I would go and ride the BMW and then go ride a crosstourer to compare, it is the heaviest of the lot and apparently not particularly fuel efficient.

    you mentioned a mate with a Tiger 1050, have...
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    Re: Triumph Tiger 1050

    Mike Hopkins Motorcycles used to be the Triumph agents in CT, try them
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    Re: Triumph Tiger 1050

    I rode mine to 122000km with no problems apart from an overheating issue just after I bought it, but suspect that was actually related to a crash the previous guy had. Have a bunch of mates who owned...
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    Re: Triumph Tiger 1050

    Traditional closed down, their mechanic now works from those premises,

    Mike Mac Motorcycle Service Centre, 083 273 5716
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    Re: Jhb to Parys/clarens dirt road

    yes, it is a GDB file, typically used in mapsource and basecamp.

    the details and waypoints make it difficult to screenshot with clarity. The map also covers tracks from Dullstroom to Klerksdorp,...
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    Re: Jhb to Parys/clarens dirt road

    Hey,

    If you want to go play, sight see, do some driving around, here is a map set for you to start with, it is made up of a lot of local routes/roads I have ridden or driven over the years and...
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    Re: Service overdue by time not kms question

    They should replace the cambelt, It may only have 40k km but it will also be 4 years old. There are a number of service items that have age and kilometre lifetimes.
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    Re: Service overdue by time not kms question

    According to the pic, wholesale sale date was Dec 2015, but warr etc started Feb 16, maybe a demo car? last service was Sept 2018, so you are actually around 7 months overdue for a service based...
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    Re: Adventure Bike

    First up, I am biased towards the Triumph Tiger 800, in my eyes it makes a pretty decent all round bike. I toured 2up, I played on the railway servitudes and on gravel roads, I commuted and i did...
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    Re: Fair price for Discovery 3 V8

    Meads Data
    Year 2006
    Make LAND ROVER
    Model DISCOVERY 3 V8 SE A/T
    Code 35047300
    New List Price 510 000.00
    Retail Price 124 000.00...
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    Re: Jhb to Rhodes (Back Roads)

    I did that Sterkspruit section this time last year, the roads around the dorpie were not well at all, some serious potholing and quite a bit of cattle etc and traffic in the town was chaos, we were...
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    Re: Prince Alfred Pass

    I drove it in August, in a 4x2 SUV, at night, wasn't a problem, is a little narrow in some places. At knysna it does end up coming out in the side of a township but we never had a problem.
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    Re: 4x2 and Die Hel

    Opel SA and Cars.co.za recently teamed up and went to Die Hel in a pair of Opel Crosslands

    https://www.cars.co.za/motoring_news/the-journey-karoo-to-hell-and-back-in-the-opel-crossland-x/47401/
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    Re: Where do you have to stop for a "meal"

    Sugar & Cinnamon Restaurant on the R712 between Clarens & Golden Gate


    Toasted sarmies on large plaasbrood with proper fillings, pretty much all the food was good, visited there in a group of 9,...
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    Re: Where do you have to stop for a "meal"

    The Silver Orange Bistro on the R513 in Hartbeespoort dam area, just after the 4way stop behind the dam

    just be aware, they run restaurant hours, so they have specific serving times etc and i...
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    Re: Where do you have to stop for a "meal"

    The PicklePot Cafe on the R612 near Boston, KZN

    great food, good portions, decent pricing, also a farm stall specialising in pickles and sauces

    https://www.facebook.com/PicklepotCafe/


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    Re: Why no Corollas?

    The Corolla Quest is pretty much the Uber car now, along with the Etios sedan. Add to the Uber stable the Figo sedan, the polo sedan, the Almera and to a lesser extent the Focus sedan.

    Try and...
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    Re: JHB to Cullinan

    forgot to mention, there is some motorcycle and bicycle traffic on these roads over the weekends, more so on the servitudes next to the railway, so please do keep an eye open for them.
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    Re: JHB to Cullinan

    Some more pics.
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    Re: JHB to Cullinan

    here we go, have fun
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    Re: JHB to Cullinan

    no idea, just routes I have played on with bikes & 4x4s. There is a lot of exploring that can be done in that area, take the right tracks and you can get to Heidelberg or Bronkhorstspruit, Redstar...
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    Re: JHB to Cullinan

    There are some interesting bits, some nice servitude roads next to the railway lines and some other roads, a water crossing or 2.

    Is dry now so shouldn't be much mud or clay on the main sections....
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    Re: Ranger Wildtrak - Horrific Resale Value?

    I am not sure. I went through my email conversations with the client, this happened beginning Feb, couldn't a reference to it, but i remember the phone conversation we had, he just said it was a...
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    Re: Ranger Wildtrak - Horrific Resale Value?

    there was a service note out on this issue on the 3.2, I had a non-local customer trade in his 2015 3.2, he decided to drive it up, he had it serviced first and then headed up to Jhb, on the way,...
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    Re: Unpleasant buying experience - used vehicle

    I was quoted R4100 for a spare key for a 2014 Chev Cruze this morning from a Williams Hunt dealer, (and that is at their internal rate), includes cutting & programming.
  30. Re: Gauteng East Monthly G2G Braai Thursday 07 June 2018

    I battle to get there at a reasonable time during the week, also work saturdays until 1, but i can get the occasional Saturday off or make an arrangement.
  31. Re: Gauteng East Monthly G2G Braai Thursday 07 June 2018

    when is the next Saturday braai?
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    Re: Picture of your bike!

    I recently got myself a new bike, 2014 Triumph Tiger 800XC.
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    Discovery 1 Re: 300tdi - Leaking Coolant

    What he said.

    This where i had my problem
  34. Sticky: Re: Searching For Campsites,Backpackers,Places Of Interest, Mountain Passes And Eater

    Yip, very nice place, The Pig & Plough is a favourite of mine, have stopped there a few times recently on both car & bike trips.
  35. Thread: Motogp

    by DouglasN
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    Re: Motogp

    why would a "world champion" need to be let through?

    It was always going to be a very long shot and it wasn't like he was right on Lorenzo's tail all the time.
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