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  1. Thread: Madman EMS2

    by little4by4
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    Re: Madman EMS2

    Have a look I posted this some time ago - process is the same on 2.2 as 3.2

    Obviously you can mount the LCD where ever you want - but please take your Exhaust manifold off to do it.....This is the...
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    Sticky: Re: Post a photo of your Ford / Mazda here

    Heike

    Very nice - I like the looks too much...>:D

    Not carzy bout the yellow head lights but the rest - Mama...She is nice.

    Little4by4
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    Re: DIY 3d Printer home built

    Plunger

    My day Job? I'm a Quality Manager for an Automotive Supplier.......

    Actually it was not that difficult - the Software is Open source.
    The Electronics uses an Ardino board (You can buy...
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    Re: DIY 3d Printer home built

    Meh

    Yes it does I printed a few things mostly Glow in the dark key rings for friends and small items. The Plastic filament is rather prone to warping but I have learnt to get round some of the...
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    DIY 3d Printer home built

    A while back I decided to see if I was all thumbs or not. Just to prove to myself that if one applied ones mind to a project it is possible.

    Not knowing a thing about 3d printers - I set off to...
  6. Ford & Mazda Re: Cooked 3.2 BT-50 - a nightmare drive to East London

    Inter cooler and Turbo...Stealers wanted 23K just for a Turbo....
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    Sticky: Re: Post a photo of your Ford / Mazda here

    I thought I posted a pic long time ago, but appears I also think I still have beer in the Fridge too...

    472234 472235 472236 472237 472238

    EGR Bumper replacement.
    Euro Speed - Large Inter...
  8. Ford & Mazda Re: Cooked 3.2 BT-50 - a nightmare drive to East London

    Total Cost was plenty - I can't say for sure. 25k motor sub, Gasket kit 3K new cylinder head bolts R700, Oil all 15 ltr of it 2K, Friends diesel down and return from PTA to EL 3K, Programing courrier...
  9. Ford & Mazda Re: Cooked 3.2 BT-50 - a nightmare drive to East London

    Marius

    Elton Smith - Eurospeed - not sure what models he does but very helpful.

    Pete aka Little4by4
  10. Ford & Mazda Re: 3.2 Auto 4x4 BT-50 engine rebuilt but now DSC and Power train warning light up

    Update

    Removed EGR 100%

    ECU re-programmed by Elton Smith - Euro Speed EGR programmed out, and all DTC's Mil codes gone.

    Oil after 1000 km looks still new.

    No Limp mode no EGR.
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    Re: Ford Ranger 3.2 oil drain concern?

    Just thought I would share.

    After rebuilding my motor - complete new sub-assembly, I realised I did not have the oil primed. So I googled and googled the potentials and tried a host of things with...
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    Ford & Mazda Re: Fitting spots to 2017 wildtrak

    Hi

    Sorry It took me so long been a bit busy getting wheels running...

    See attachment.

    Note check and double check - relay connecions first of car to ensure you have the right connections....
  13. Ford & Mazda Re: Cooked 3.2 BT-50 - a nightmare drive to East London

    Hi all.

    Up and running again.

    New sub assy - which Elton Smith helped source for me, new (rebuilt) Billet turbo - and bigger - much bigger Inter-cooler also from Elton Smith.

    EGR blanked...
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    Ford & Mazda Re: Fitting spots to 2017 wildtrak

    Ouens ek vind die baie denkwaardig.

    Ek het n LED Light bar - geinstaleer.

    Sal probeer fotos vat - Ek het n skakellaar in kajuit wat werk van hoof ligte. Ek dryf n relay van battery negatief, en...
  15. Ford & Mazda Re: Cooked 3.2 BT-50 - a nightmare drive to East London

    Your thoughts?

    Does this look like a factory Engine with less than 20K on the motor? Look at the manual honing marks. Two sets of honing marks one set looks uniform and neat and the other as if...
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    Re: Ford Ranger 3.2 oil drain concern?

    Ok so how do you prime the oil? on 3.2 Auto. Mine BT-50. but i assume same for Ranger.

    Step one don't believe the dealers.::) Major work means major money.

    My engine replacement went a bit...
  17. Ford & Mazda 3.2 Auto 4x4 BT-50 engine rebuilt but now DSC and Power train warning light up

    Hi

    Please if anyone has any ideas or experienced similar concern as below - i will appreciate any support / help on info - thoughts.

    Some of you will remember my Nightmare drive from Pretoria...
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    Re: Anyone fitted an EGT Gauge to a 3.2 Ranger

    Here we go:-

    just a tip take the manifold off to drill the holes dont do the pilot hole and bigger hole on idling. These veritable vane turbos are not as robust as the the older tech used on Land...
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    Re: Anyone fitted an EGT Gauge to a 3.2 Ranger

    Yip

    I have done this fitted the madman EMS1 and EGT sensor. First EGT probe failed in two days but Brian Cotton - Good man replaced the faulty unit for me. Will add pic in my next post.
    ...
  20. Ford & Mazda Re: Cooked 3.2 BT-50 - a nightmare drive to East London

    Jelo

    We thinks the same - I am very tempted to name and shame this dealer. After opening her up I am pretty sure they fitted a used - Sub-assembly. They tried to save cost cut - at the cost of...
  21. Ford & Mazda Re: Cooked 3.2 BT-50 - a nightmare drive to East London

    Hi all,

    Going on month 5 without a vehicle - I have finally managed to get some time to spend on my vehicle. Pulled of the Cylinder head this weekend - Oil transfer from block to exhaust clear on...
  22. Ford & Mazda Re: Cooked 3.2 BT-50 - a nightmare drive to East London

    Guys,

    The decision is made we rebuilding it - but I need to take time out first, as I am on very strong meds presently, I could easily pop a flare into the tank to give it a bit of ohmph.:-\

    I...
  23. Ford & Mazda Re: Cooked 3.2 BT-50 - a nightmare drive to East London

    Guys

    Thanks for the advise, although the dealers mentioned were not used and would have done a far better, more honest job, I don't believe it is fair to load them with the problem.

    The other...
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    Sticky: Re: East London members' list

    Hi there all,

    Will be joining the East London community end of May - Cove Rock. Looking forward to it.

    Little4by4

    Pete
  25. Ford & Mazda Cooked 3.2 BT-50 - a nightmare drive to East London

    Good evening all,

    I have not posted much and maybe that was due to me not having too many issues. After my huge electronic ordeal, some years back with a LR Disco 2 where eventually with help...
  26. The charge controller, this is a local one from...

    The charge controller, this is a local one from Microcare and it senses the system voltage. Proudly South African and in my mind a great product, charges the batteries with smart technology and...
  27. Here is a pic of the 12v led lights I used. I...

    Here is a pic of the 12v led lights I used. I placed two of them in series and then the sets in parallel depending on how many were required for each room. They run direct from the batteries 24v...
  28. Photo of the battery bank.

    Photo of the battery bank.
  29. Sorry for the late response. I have been out a...

    Sorry for the late response. I have been out a while and as requested, I will try to answer as best I can.

    First and foremost, my electrical requirements are not the same as the next persons, ...
  30. Two years ago, I went off the grid. First I...

    Two years ago, I went off the grid. First I worked out how much I was using. Then I looked at alternative solutions. We got quotes for solar panels from R10 per watt to R30 per watt. Gen sets for...
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    Ag shame, Are we overly sensitive? Sorry guys no...

    Ag shame, Are we overly sensitive? Sorry guys no offence meant all in good spirit!
    I personally don’t like the vehicle! I have had bad experiences with Renault in the past.
    Now just because I...
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    I am looking for a new 4x4, this aint...

    I am looking for a new 4x4, this aint it....NEVER, EVER, EVER...Over Proiced and not even close to a Jimny.
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    Hope you treat SWAMBO well, otherwise FIL will be...

    Hope you treat SWAMBO well, otherwise FIL will be EX-FIL and the Repo man all in one....

    Now what does SWAMBO stand for? Oh, yes that's it.....FIL so so important, SWAMBO very important!!!!!...
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    Guys, First I throw the catalyst out, second...

    Guys,

    First I throw the catalyst out, second fitted a free flow exhaust, then I went to standard tyres, the previous owner had over size on and that messed the Transmission up, loss of power and...
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    Ritteltits Welcome!!!! You will fit in Just...

    Ritteltits Welcome!!!!

    You will fit in Just Fine....;D This Forum is addictive. You will find ideas for your outdoors, camping, good food. And that Tuna....

    So hubby needed to keep it a...
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