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  1. VPS (Vehicle Protection Systems) suppliers getting few and far between

    I'm in Vereeniging and realized with a shock that the closest dealer seems to be Midrand at least. I need a piece of their good stuff, no more than 100 x 200 mm. Any other suggestions? This is to...
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    Re: Some pics of my vintage 20M...

    I grew up in a 1700 17M sedan. My mother's car for 20 years. TV 17123. Pity I never kept and restored it. On a recent classic car magazine of sorts, there was beautifully restored 3000 20M Coupé on...
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    Re: X-class: YESS!! Finally!!

    AKA Navara with mascara. And subsequently been canned. Which is a pity, because it is a good vehicle, but not at those prices.
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    Re: Glue on Paintwork - how to remove??

    Your flyer might be valuable here. Last week on CAR SOS Fuzz used dry ice to harden and crack up old sound insulation in the Lancia Delta they rescued.
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    Re: What have you done with your Isuzu today ?

    Strip the grille, mask carefully to restrict excess silicone, and do just that. Silicone them strips to the entire length of the base. That measly original tabs make you loose your strip very easily....
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    Re: Isuzu 250 diesel help required

    To add to this, one of the metal tubes of my 1989 war horse (just like yours) cracked in a not too visible place once, and obviously it sucks air through the crack, resulting in revs dying away, and...
  7. Re: Long Term Caravaning with 2010 Isuzu 3,0 LX 4 x4

    Getting rid of an Isuzu with 145K km and FSH, is like handing over gold to a stranger. He's the one laughing all the way. At this mileage any big ticket items are stil 14.5 years away if you keep...
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    Re: Isuzu clutch slave cylinder

    I paid less than R900 at the agents for my 2011 250 DTEQ's slave cylinder. 4x2. I am not sure how yours will differ ……
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    Re: Isuzu clutch slave cylinder

    In my experience, it's best to go to the agents for this one. Slaves, masters, and all hoses. Agents only.
  10. Thread: Go Big?

    by EtienneB
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    Re: Go Big?

    Coo wrecked.
  11. Re: Building a jig for my Jeep canopy, mmm... fun...

    Stellar job, man with unpronounceable name! Saluted!
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    Re: My Isuzu 3.0 modification thread

    Just be careful. It might serve as motivation for your SWAMBO to motivate a new kitchen or bathroom of similar financial outlay!
  13. Re: Food stolen from camping freezer In Kruger Park

    In Afrikaans it is known as the: "Wat de hel doen jy-kamera"
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    Re: Highest mileage tyres

    Michelin LTX M+S. End of thread. Thank me in three years' time. I'll wait.
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    Re: Powder coating of rims

    Mag places do good work these days. In small spaces they don't have the luxury to sprayy and then polish it to smooth finish, they are forced to spray a smooth finish from the onset. If my Audi...
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    Re: Land Cruiser mechanic Durban

    When I saw the thread heading, my sick brain thought: The factory is right there, take it back and tune them: "You made a gemors on day one... "
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    Re: Hoe lyk jou engine binne?

    Ek het 'n kontak wat die sal doen. Nie verniet nie, maar jy kan steeds 'n fortuin spaar.
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    Re: Lorry / Car accident

    Just for interest's sake, I physically checked this out last Thursday: The height of the previous generation Hilux's load bin, is higher than the roofline of an original Mini. Let alone the current...
  19. Hilux KZ-TE alarm / immobiliser assistance needed in George

    After many many years of faithful service, my nephew's trusty bullnose wants some attention. Alarm / immobilizer malfunction, even with new batteries. Anyone in that neck of the woods who might be...
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    Re: Trailer padlocks

    Is it only me who cuts short lengths of bicycle tube and wrap the locks in it to keep the keyhole closed from the elements?
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    Re: Sandblasting a bumper

    Thread resurrection from 5 jaar gelede! Johan, are you still doing this? Obviously the rate has changed if you do ... Is the standard Isuzu roll bar and rear bumper too big for your facility or not?...
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    Re: Shipping container needed urgently

    From speaking to people over the weekend, it seems that Container World in the south of JHB is the safest for now. Apparently, LOTS of scammers out there. I suppose if you are down at the cost, best...
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    Re: Introducing Vlakvark

    You ask for Tips and Tricks . . . Put it in your will. It will last that long! Congrats, very nice vehicle.
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    Re: Shipping container needed urgently

    Thread revival!! I am in the market to buy two 6m containers for domestic storage. Should I start phoning the below, or does anybody know of fresher info?
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    Re: Isuzu 250 d tec, how good?

    I have been driving mine for 358,000 km and I am not worrying. Back then only the first 90,000km were under warranty.
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    Re: Isuzu 250 d tec, how good?

    Apart from reliability and displacement, there is no comparison between the two. The DTEQ literally pushes out twice the kW's and Nm's that the original NA 250 managed. You can cruise 140-160 all day...
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    Re: KB5 window regulator

    I am so disappointed in you. Not granting me the opportunity to showcase my superior KB window knowledge. ;D Not that you need much as you saw for yourself. I agree, the stealers tend to...
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    Re: KB5 window regulator

    What's your real location? I can help. Strip .. clean .. dry lube .. assemble. PM me.
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    Re: Looks like i found 1

    Zero 8 too - nine 2 eight - thirtytwo ten, but I am not Sweeper
  30. Wheel nuts or studs: wet torque versus dry torque

    What do you do? I do wet torque. Ever so slight bit of grease on the thread you can reach, then spin the loose part all the way in. Take it out, and wipe the excess grease that you don't want to get...
  31. Thread: Isuzu pics...

    by EtienneB
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    Sticky: Re: Isuzu pics...

    Stunning vehicle! PM me a WhatsApp number, wanna show you something.
  32. Thread: Magical Oil?

    by EtienneB
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    Re: Magical Oil?

    There is no such thing as a magical oil. Never has been, never will be. Not 40% beter consumption magical oil. One word: Placebo . . There is however, expensive oil. That is as good as it gets. And I...
  33. Re: Wife can't see where she is going when doing inclines.

    lol!
  34. Re: Looking for cente hub cap for isuzu kb 300

    R75 en ek kom lewer hom vir jou af in Meyerton. nul825621nulnul7
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    Re: T6 3.2: Driving beyond "Range = 0"

    Isuzu D-TEQ 250 has 10 litres left when the light comes on. BUT, unless you have installed Mario's (Weimaraner) extra breather set-up, you don't fill up accurately. I have, and when the light comes...
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