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    Re: Why no Corollas?

    Aren't those all UBER drivers;D
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    Why no Corollas?

    By most accounts the new Corolla(Auris) is a very good car - why don't they sell?? I know the sedan was a big seller and there are lots of decent hatches on the market but I think I have only seen...
  3. Re: Toyota Hilux and Fortuner undergo Latin NCAP crash tests : *****

    But in the Euro NCAP they will only score three;)
  4. Re: "best" Suspension upgrade for FJ for Corrugated Roads

    I researched this a bit a while back and agree with HN "do make sure you get the springs with the right load rating for you." I have driven two FJ's with heavy duty components and it really cocks up...
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    Re: Anyone here bought a new JL yet?

    And this will be the end of Jeep, their best selling model that will simply not sell, the dealerships have already thinned.........in our foreseeable economy I cannot see a rosy future sadly!!
  6. MediaRelease: Re: Winch hook, rated bow shackle or soft shackle?

    Thanks, so thats R45/m, a boat shop wants to charge me R92/m:mad:
    Can I order 6m and do they fit the hook??
  7. MediaRelease: Re: Winch hook, rated bow shackle or soft shackle?

    [QUOTE=jurgen10;4210812]Hi all.

    I recently got a 4ton winch (almost for free) and decided to refresh it a bit and fit it to the Hilux in preparation for our upcoming Mozambique adventure in...
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    Re: Gas bottle higher than Gas Stove

    Yes
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    Re: FJ Cruiser or Amarok V6?

    Without getting into the suv vs double cab debate, the FJ (or any suv for that matter) has much better usable load space, especially when you get older........I only miss my double cabs about once a...
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    Re: Campmor - Hilarious

    Just go to Game or Makro and get a Campmaster Boma for R450 I have the 5m and it works pretty well, just add extra ropes and better pegs.
  11. Re: 2019 Hilux 2.4 gd6 engine warning lights problem

    Check turbo hose, mate had the same issue after 100k service and pipe was loose.
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    Re: FJ Cruiser Radio

    Imo the standard system is not that bad and easy to improve quite cheaply, on my first one I put Sony 6x9s with sound deadening and it was a pretty good improvement for under R1000, on this one I had...
  13. Re: Toyota SA to drop Hilux's 2,8-litre turbodiesel into Land Cruiser Prado

    How do you know?
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    Re: FJ Cruiser Pic Thread / Upgrades / Mods

    I looked when I upgraded but the units were 12-15k so I just did the amp, speaker and deadening route, I see a few posts back the Kenwood DDX918 is mentioned, that was 15k but I think there may be a...
  15. Thread: No more V8?

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    Re: No more V8?

    They could do what they did with the Supra motor - take a B58 to Japan, strip it, analyse everything and send back the parts they want tweaked for strengthening/reliability.
  16. Re: Pirelli Scorpion ATR vs Bridgestone Dueler D697

    My tyre guy at Hi Q rekons the ATR is a lot better than the AT, I was looking at them when I replaced and he said rather go for the Adventures.......also the Pirelli has got very expensive.
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    Re: Retiree Caravan Park - KZN

    Includes everything, Rocky Bay is R3700 but you can only stay in the low/mid season.
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    Re: Retiree Caravan Park - KZN

    R3000+ at most places.
  19. Thread: No more V8?

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    Re: No more V8?

    Imagine that V6 in a Prado.........or even a FJ>:D
  20. Thread: No more V8?

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    Re: No more V8?

    The V6 which in the Lexus LS makes 310 kW and 600 N.m
    Diesel or petrol?
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    Re: FJ Cruiser Pic Thread / Upgrades / Mods

    Thanks, it ended up being 535kgs and was fine, the back dropped close to 50mm and it felt fine driving and going over speed bumps etc...I think its about the limit I would be comfortable with on a...
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    Re: FJ Cruiser Pic Thread / Upgrades / Mods

    Has anyone loaded the load bay with 500+ kgs?? I have to move about 580kgs of tiles and stuff for about 15kms........should I get a bakkie??
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    Re: The cape of storm"s

    I read somewhere that Durban has had a colder recorded day than Cape Town has?? We had 7deg yesterday, the coldest in a long time.
  24. Poll: Re: What is the best/"not so best" looking D/C out there, voted by you the community.

    Where is the 'not so best' button?:)
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    Re: Mercedes X-Class to be discontinued

    If you want to see how far off the mark they are read the Amarok comparison in the latest Car mag - the only thing decent is the Merc V6!!
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    Re: Suitable SUV for towing and loading

    Prado engine tech is pretty old by modern standards.
  27. Thread: What trailer

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    Re: What trailer

    Budget?
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    Re: Clarens to Underberg via Lesotho

    Not much time for sight seeing....
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    Re: New 10 speed Ranger gearbox

    I'd take any 'friends of friends' stories with the pinch of coke they probably deserve!
  30. Re: Advice on buying 2016 Hilux 2.4 GD - 3 x options - different mileage/cost

    What are you getting in its place?
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    Re: Buying land in Mozambique

    I doubt it, tread carefully!!
  32. Re: Advice on buying 2016 Hilux 2.4 GD - 3 x options - different mileage/cost

    What problems?? Dust, sqweeks or the motor grenaded?? I have never heard of a single 2.4 or 2.8 that has had a major 'leave me on the side of the road issue' and I know a fair amount of guys with...
  33. Re: Advice on buying 2016 Hilux 2.4 GD - 3 x options - different mileage/cost

    I would happily spend the 20k more on the lowest mileage one, that said I think those motors are proving to be very reliable...........tough decision without seeing the vehicle though!
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    Re: Goodyear Wrangler Adventure no Kevlar?

    I got mine this year, very good tyre but the Kevlar sidewall is bs unfortunately.
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    Re: Braai-ing chicken

    Done chicken all sorts of ways - beer bird with a can of lemonade is great on a Weber, Ziplock with your own marinade overnight and started in the bag for 20mins and finished out on a normal braai is...
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