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  1. Re: How to protect your trailer from stone damage?

    The ones I have see the shade net gets attached to the trialer and the other side with bungee cord to the vehicle bumper
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    Re: Spare wheel braai grid.. Who uses it?

    Is it not always full of sand and dust.
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    Re: Amarok V6 questions

    I had 3leaf set which I replaced with a 5leaf set from Mikem. Not sure if they are parabolic. I had Bilstein in the one Amarok. Did 85k when the front started to leak. Replaced with EFS. Very happy ...
  4. Re: Most fuel efficient 4x4 capable of doing dune trips

    Now how did fuel consumption in the dunes end in which bakkie is best in the dunes.
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    Re: Camping suggestions Caprivi strip

    This one is 28m circumference 629656
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    Re: Camping suggestions Caprivi strip

    I see on ioverlander there is a camp siteat Eenhana but not may comments on it. 7hours and go from KRL to Simanya River Lodge with a very nice camp site next to the Kavango river. Fill up at Outapi...
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    Re: Amarok V6 questions

    Try. Mikem Suspensions for a leaf pack.. Much cheaper
  8. Defender Re: Sale of Defenders located in Namibia

    Both will be easy to sell in Namibia.
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    Re: New tire dilemma

    En dit is presies wat ek doen. My GYW gee ook hier in die omgewing van 65k dan is hulle op so 2mm. 80% grond. Persoonlik dink ek beste waarde vir geld
  10. Re: Most fuel efficient 4x4 capable of doing dune trips

    I did not ready it all. We did dune trip in May. Amarok 2lt auto. I got 5km/lt. The cruiser V8 diesel was heavy on fuel. Friend has a new Toyota Fortuner auto and also managed 5km/lt. The D4D auto in...
  11. Re: Using solar energy for an irrigation pivot.

    It should not do that. It has a safety wire that opens that stops the pivot. There is a safety relay in the panel for that. I hace seen and repaired a few. One was a pivot last towe that wrapped it...
  12. Re: Using solar energy for an irrigation pivot.

    No the water does not move the pivot. You have 400v 3phase running over the pivot with a contactor in each tower which supply power to the motor on the tower. Then you have a control circuit of 110...
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    Re: Trailer tyre advice

    Maybe it should be call adjustmant plate. It can be used to lower of raise plate. It works up or down posistion. I have seen with 4 hole and 6 holes.
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    Re: Garmin Nuvi

    Then load T4A on memory vard and put into gps and under maps load the T4A maps to be used while driving. You can now switch between the maps if you need to
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    Re: Garmin Nuvi

    Can you install a memory card
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    Re: Trailer tyre advice

    What was the standard tyre size. A picture might also help. What tow vehicle are you using. Maybe a drop plate will solve the problem.
  17. Re: Selling our LHD truck (in SA or Namibia)

    Paul in Angola looks interested. They drive left hand vehicles.
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    Fortuner Re: Fortuner GD 6 Aircon stays off

    I think the AC button on the left should be pressed also. The green light above it should be on.
  19. Re: Roof Rack Galore anyone have experience with them?

    They send me some pics today. Looks fine to me. 628125628126628127628128
  20. Ford & Mazda Re: Talk me out of buying a ford ranger raptor

    Pienk
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    Re: Inline switch for 220 ?

    It seems so but do you get it off the shelf in SA. Us the adaptor then you can plug in more than one appliance and it also has a trip switch build in to the unit.
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    Re: Inline switch for 220 ?

    My 2 bits. Not an electrician. That switch has a low amp rating. Only for a light. The live needs to be switched. If you touch neutral and you toach the ground you will not be shocked but if you...
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    Re: Inline switch for 220 ?

    Open the wall socket where you have plug the extention in. You will see that the red wire goes onto the switch part. The neutral stays a continuous wire.
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    Re: Inline switch for 220 ?

    You switched the Neutral. Live is still on the lamp and alive. Live and earth gives 230v. Thus is you place you have on the lamp power will go through you down to earth and will shock you. Can also...
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    Re: Inline switch for 220 ?

    This is what I use. On short leads I use 1.5mm x 3 core cabtyre 15m ans shorter. On longer leads up to 50m I use 2.5mm x 3core. Always unwind the cable as it might get hot. 626967
  26. Re: Selling our LHD truck (in SA or Namibia)

    Think the same applies to Namibia. You can still come and travel in Namibia and South Africa. We are open for tourist and we can also travel with covid negative tests. I am sure you can travel in...
  27. Re: Cost of owning a 4x4 that cost less than R40K

    You can remove it for your cals but in 12 or 24 months from now the monthly cost will come down fast. In the begining you might spend a bit every month to fix a few things or add to your liking. For...
  28. Re: Mandreas' making big things small thread

    Get a 1700 sleeve kit and add a blue coil. Bit more oemf
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    Re: Off Road Driving Tips

    If driving in sand switch the TC off. When wheels starts to spinning and you are not moving, stop and reverse slowly to get a firm footing and start again and build momentum to get throught. Also...
  30. Re: Mandreas' making big things small thread

    Luister Fluffy en stuur die boxertjie vir my. Wat is jou prys
  31. Re: Watter voertuig om te koop (plaas omgewing)

    Patrol
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    Re: How much did you pay for Tyres today ?

    Good Year Wrangler AT 265/65/17 x4. 9000.00 wheel alignment included.
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    Re: To Amarok again or not

    Wait 3 years then get the 190kw
  34. Re: The 2021 Official 4x4 Community River Trip!!!

    We need a team photo. Before and after.
  35. Re: Amarok 2012 Diesel Pump Pulley Failure

    Never. Had a tensioner pulley that failed but that did not damage the engine. V belt broke. That is all.
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