Search Results - 4x4 Community Forum





Search:

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

Page 1 of 29 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.02 seconds.

  1. Replies
    35
    Views
    3,108

    Re: Prado 150 V6, 220,00km preventative maintenance

    Saw this the other day and thought it wasn't bad. (other than the wheels - personal preference)
    ...
  2. Replies
    15
    Views
    1,613

    Re: Custom trailer idea

    Speak to Colin at Advanced Vehicle Engineering in Montage Gardens, sure he could assist.
    Else Metalian? Sure someone could do that fairly easily.
  3. Replies
    15
    Views
    1,613

    Re: Custom trailer idea

    Yip I googled Patriot toy hauler and that came up ;D
  4. Replies
    15
    Views
    1,613

    Re: Custom trailer idea

    The Ausies use something like this - would think if you did the Harley onto the trailer with a side ramp (so its between the camper part and the jetski), and the jetski off the back with the camper...
  5. Thread: 4x4 Gearbox recon

    by Grim
    Replies
    5
    Views
    404

    Re: 4x4 Gearbox recon

    Friends have used Triangle transmissions and been happy.
    Parow area
  6. Replies
    11
    Views
    1,496

    Re: Reliable roofing specialist

    Glad to hear [emoji4]
  7. Thread: 2006 v6 4x4 prado

    by Grim
    Replies
    8
    Views
    991

    Re: 2006 v6 4x4 prado

    I thought the Prado changed to a 5 speed in 2005.
    Either way they are great cars, love driving my mates 2007 V6 Prado
  8. Replies
    19
    Views
    1,336

    Re: Trying to find a dashboard rattle.

    A mate had a similar rattle, also centre ish of his dash, and it was the heater fan. The bits of foam (if I recall correctly) had disintegrated over the years, and the heater motor was rattling....
  9. Replies
    12
    Views
    1,440

    Re: A-frame or trailer

    We used to tow our willys with an a frame, all over including to Nam, didn't have any issues.
    Just took the rear prop shaft off as a precaution, as the transfer case still turns even when in...
  10. Replies
    11
    Views
    1,496

    Re: Reliable roofing specialist

    https://www.advancedroofing.co.za/
    Craig is the owner.
  11. Replies
    46
    Views
    7,100

    Re: Would you buy a Fortuner 4.0?

    Agreed. Mate has one, doesn't drive a lot, and even with the savings on injectors from the diesel going wrong etc isn't taken into account, but he averages around 14 liters per 100km, which for an...
  12. Re: Building my own braai - need input on chimney design

    So I'm looking for some advice regarding chimney dimensions for my new braai.
    Have read and used a website for calculating size, but want to make sure / second opinion.
    So braai is going to be 800...
  13. Replies
    3
    Views
    566

    Re: Advice needed on 98 Audi A4

    Speak to Stephan van Tonder on this forum. He is in Benoni area.
  14. Replies
    10
    Views
    820

    Re: Dent removal Cape Town/Bellville?

    Yes let's paint all repairers with the same brush experienced at one. Lol
    You used an approved repairer, you have recourse through VW and your insurance.
  15. Replies
    10
    Views
    820

    Re: Dent removal Cape Town/Bellville?

    None of the repairers listed above are Volkswagen approved.

    I'd look here and use an approved repairer.

    http://repairers.vw.co.za/i/repair

    Choose one close to you.
  16. Replies
    238
    Views
    20,173

    Discovery 2: Re: Ultimate Disco2 Td5 Build

    And fitting a v8 torque converter won't help? Don't they take at lower rpm?
  17. Replies
    41
    Views
    1,896

    Re: Disco 3 - unbraked towing capacity

    Even to scrap it, you will still be liable for the arrears license fees.
  18. Replies
    3
    Views
    373

    Discovery 2: Re: Key not unlocking doors

    Is it on one door or all the doors? My disco did the same on various doors over the years, and its the locking mechanism motor. (one motor unlocks and one locks)
  19. Replies
    177
    Views
    15,690

    Re: 70 Series Track difference - Who is it a problem

    The citi golf also has a wider front track than rear.
    Front 1390mm
    Rear 1358mm
  20. Replies
    10
    Views
    2,431

    Re: Prado 120 Roof rack

    Mate did this in December for his Prado, came out pretty nicely I think. Obviously it's for his surf boards, but you could add more rails if needed.
    Connect it pieces for the sides, and he tapped a...
  21. Replies
    1,146
    Views
    177,950

    Sticky: Re: Cell Phone Camera Photo's - PLEASE contribute

    Lol yeah, pretty sure this is a pet, he seams to regularly walk the sheep on the beach. Saw him twice in the last few days.
  22. Replies
    1,146
    Views
    177,950

    Sticky: Re: Cell Phone Camera Photo's - PLEASE contribute

    Walking on the beach in Langebaan, came across this sheep and it's owner taking evening strolls.[emoji16]
    Kids loved ithttps://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20200102/33e047ae53e6486e2f5fe3450d0dfa5e.jpg
  23. Re: VW Vivo 1.4 normally aspirated or New Polo 1tsi_Opinions Please

    ;d;d;d
  24. Re: VW Vivo 1.4 normally aspirated or New Polo 1tsi_Opinions Please

    An insurer (Outsurance eg) would not cover mechanical failure unless its as a result of an accident. Eg. Gearbox casing cracked as a direct result of an accident.
    I've had glass replaced a few...
  25. Re: VW Vivo 1.4 normally aspirated or New Polo 1tsi_Opinions Please

    That is what insurance is for?
  26. Thread: Boating questions

    by Grim
    Replies
    102
    Views
    6,655

    Re: Boating questions

    This was ours https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20191205/e6510a6939e2e38024303f637cbeb9d6.jpg
  27. Thread: Boating questions

    by Grim
    Replies
    102
    Views
    6,655

    Re: Boating questions

    Rob, post a pic of the scimitar if you still have it, sounds like it might our old boat.
  28. Replies
    40
    Views
    7,228

    Re: Car jammer at the office. Is there any hope?

    On my wifes HRV, you close the door and push the button on the handle, car locks. Push the button again and it folds the mirrors / closes windows too I think.
    It'll only unlock again if you put...
  29. Replies
    63
    Views
    5,390

    Re: Polo TSI - what a nice car!

    Had many tsi polos as rentals, just dropped one at the airport again.
    4th rental in 7 weeks which is a tsi.
    Did 986km off a tank before. (15km left on range)
    Didn't snap pic but got it below at...
  30. Thread: Cruiser vs Hilux

    by Grim
    Replies
    67
    Views
    9,659

    Re: Cruiser vs Hilux

    This one is purdy :

    https://www.autotrader.co.za/car-for-sale/toyota/land-cruiser-79/4.5/25265017

    https://img.autotrader.co.za/4628471/Crop800x600
  31. Replies
    26
    Views
    4,585

    Re: Some pics of my vintage 20M...

    My old man had a red one with a vinyl top, was a 2.0 v4 if I recall, which died an early death, so he fitted a worked 3.0 v6.
    He had many Fords, race cars : Anglia 1200, Escort (2.0), Formula...
  32. Re: Are the EB license requirements killing the camping industry?

    Is the vehicle in your name?

    My broker replied as follows : the bike is registered in the name of Mr Blah Blah and not yours, which technically means you cannot insure the bike as there is no...
  33. Re: Are the EB license requirements killing the camping industry?

    Yip, I tried to insure my wife's brothers bike for him, as he couldn't afford to insure it himself, and was told by insurance that he must reside with us to add it to our policy, and as the bike...
  34. Re: Are the EB license requirements killing the camping industry?

    That's not going to happen.
    Too many uninsured people on the road anyway, and can you imagine calling your insurance company to try to insure something not in your name? They will laugh you off.
    ...
  35. Re: Are the EB license requirements killing the camping industry?

    I did my licence in late 98, and only have a B. Have queried it before, and stuck with a B.
Results 1 to 35 of 999
Page 1 of 29 1 2 3 4