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    Re: WKII 3.0 CRD Correct engine oil

    Jay, which variant of Liquid Molly's 5W40 would you use, I see they have quite a range.
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    Re: WKII 3.0 CRD Correct engine oil

    I saw on my vehicle build sheet that it has DPF delete, so that's how I know, however speaking with one of the mechanics at the Jeep dealership, apparently the DPF delete is on all models, even the...
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    Re: WKII 3.0 CRD Correct engine oil

    My view on this is that our vehicles don't necessarily need CJ spec oil as it doesn't have diesel particulate filters (DPF). So putting the requirement for something that is DPF compatible aside, go...
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    Grand Cherokee Re: 2012 Jeep GC 3.6 - transmission issue

    No, I got a new one from eBay. But they are also available locally through the aircon shops. It is quite a specialised unit in the sense that the top third is the oil cooler for the gearbox and the...
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    Grand Cherokee Re: 2012 Jeep GC 3.6 - transmission issue

    I was quoted at the dealer R14000, about R10000 for the condenser and R4000 labour. Got my done for around R3000 if I recall correctly, but it involved some DIY.
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    Grand Cherokee Re: 2012 Jeep GC 3.6 - transmission issue

    That will be the aircon condenser leaking and if your aircon is still working okay, it will soon start with a hissing sound as the gas volume becomes low. I went through exactly this earlier this...
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    Grand Cherokee Re: 2012 Jeep GC 3.6 - transmission issue

    Bartman, I also have a 2012 albeit the CRD model and have noticed what could be similar to your situation. If I slow down for a turn there is sometimes a slight bump, light a hard shift. That was way...
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    Re: WK2 air suspension

    I spent some time going through the factory service manual....below is an excerpt from it. Seems the official view from Jeep is "the whole shebang" when it come to front shock replacement on...
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    Re: WK2 air suspension

    How do you replace the front shocks in a WK2 - can they be removed from the airbag strut unit, or do you replace the whole shebang?
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    Re: WK 2013 No recovery points

    It's not that the tow hooks were options. There were different safety specs for pedestrian safety and the ones without the the tow hooks are the Europe safety spec ones. My 2012 model also don't have...
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    Re: WKII 3.0 CRD Correct engine oil

    Hi Jeeper, I'm by no means an expert, but seeing that my Jeep is due for it's first service outside motorplan, I started searching what oil to put in and saw your thread. Seeing how hot it gets here,...
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    Sticky: Re: Post a photo of your Jeep here please

    Jis ja, dit was 'n lang stilswye, maar gelukkig is ons weer terug by Jeep, so nou't ons iets om oor te gesels! :cool:
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    Sticky: Re: Post a photo of your Jeep here please

    Hi Renier, nice pic van jou Jeep - lyk vrek nice met die lift, effens groter wiele en side steps! Ek't bietjie rondgevra oor die beskikbaarheid van daai TJM steps plaaslik, maar sover lyk dit nie of...
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    Grand Cherokee Re: How much can I sell these for ?

    Hey npJacor,

    I like your rocksliders - are those the Mopar ones, or locally made?
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    Sticky: Re: Post a photo of your Jeep here please

    Jislaaik Renier, dis flippen nice!
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    Re: 3.727 diff Ratio

    The Toyota Hilux 2.7's used to have 3.73 ratios if i recall correctly. They are however 6 hole 137 pcd with drum brakes...but any modification can be done with a little effort! :)
  17. Thread: Jeep Dana diffs

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    In South Africa, the XJ's all had Dana 35's with...

    In South Africa, the XJ's all had Dana 35's with the later KJ's having the 8.25 ones.
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    Hi Ritteling, Do you have wheel spacers...

    Hi Ritteling,

    Do you have wheel spacers fiitted together with your lift? I had vibration on mine but it was due to the wheel spacer not being hub centric. Once I had them modified to be hub...
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    I went with the test winner from the Leisure...

    I went with the test winner from the Leisure Wheels tyre test in 2012, the General Grabber AT and I'm very impressed! Their on-road handling exceed that of the Goodyear Wrangler HP tyres I had before...
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    XJ Junkie, do ask him about the others that...

    XJ Junkie, do ask him about the others that weren't included as well, won't you?
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    Not only the BFG, but the General tyre they...

    Not only the BFG, but the General tyre they tested is also the old one. And the new one that came out won the Leisure Wheels shootout a year or two ago - would have liked to see what SA4x4's finding...
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    Currently I have the Goodyear Wrangler HP tyres...

    Currently I have the Goodyear Wrangler HP tyres back on which came on the vehicle when I bought it, but I've ordered a set of General Grabber AT's which will be fitted on Saturday.

    My reason for...
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    Hey Deon, Bummer you just ordered (and paid)...

    Hey Deon,

    Bummer you just ordered (and paid) for your new ones, I listed my Bighorns for sale on Gumtree yesterday...they are the 762, though..
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    The fact that the wheels move slightly in the...

    The fact that the wheels move slightly in the wheel arches is of no consequence to any of the things you mention, however generally when any vehicle is lifted, there naturally will be...
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    Gareth, the fact that the wheels and especially...

    Gareth, the fact that the wheels and especially the rear ones move forward in the wheel arches has got nothing to do with the spacers, but is a general consequence of lifting the suspension, i.e. you...
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    Or even better, from the middle of the mag, then...

    Or even better, from the middle of the mag, then it doens't matter what size rims you have, you can compare figures with others.
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    Nice! Don't forget to share the result via a...

    Nice! Don't forget to share the result via a couple of pics posted here!
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    When I had my Stofpad spacers fitted, I left the...

    When I had my Stofpad spacers fitted, I left the car at SupaQuick and when I got back it was all done and the Pajero was parked in front. The guy at the counter was busy so while I waited I inspected...
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    Have you checked your wheel alignment specs after...

    Have you checked your wheel alignment specs after the alignment was done to see how close or far from ideal each setting is? Mine are all in the green except for caster which is borderline and they...
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    Wow! It looks looks like a major mission with the...

    Wow! It looks looks like a major mission with the roof lining dropped. Nice fit of the roof-rack however - looks very nice!
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    Kurt, you're too late - I've already become so...

    Kurt, you're too late - I've already become so attached to my Pajero, my other car doesn't even get driven anymore! ;D



    Tiaan, mine doesn't feel top heavy at all and neither loose. I did...
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    Would definately want to see more of this Ford...

    Would definately want to see more of this Ford Ranger...please provide more info, is it an offroad racer, daily driver, overlander or just a fun play-car?
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    Don't want to highjack the thread, but apart from...

    Don't want to highjack the thread, but apart from the fuel consumption all the mods that you just HAVE to do if you own an XJ (because they mod so nicely!)...I never wanted to add up what my old one...
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    Thanks Sclater! If only I could afford owning...

    Thanks Sclater!

    If only I could afford owning an XJ again! ;D

    Driving Japanese now...
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    Was lank weg, maar is weer terug! Sonder my ou...

    Was lank weg, maar is weer terug! Sonder my ou Jeep...

    Jabu, if you're interested in doing a Gearmax rear diff swap - if still have wheel spacer/adaptors to convert from the 6 hole to 5 hole PCD...
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