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  1. Re: Wie maak die? / who makes this? - the new exciting guessing game.

    Is it not a Wildog?

    https://www.wildog.co.za/pg/108272/ford-ranger-t6
  2. Re: Innovation vs Insure Africa vs take the knock ???

    If you know what the common issues and problems are for the vehicle and the approximate kms when these arise, you can then cost the repair/maintenance costs and compare to the extensions you mention....
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    Re: Booking for licence renewal

    I didnt have a licence card for nearly 3 years due to having 3 IDs with different numbers and my actual licence being registered under one of them only. They wouldnt issue me with a new card against...
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    Re: 1997 Defender - ballpark value?

    Has the owner/dealer indicated a price already?
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    Re: March Difflock vs Traction Control brekkie Run

    BTW, New shocks on Monday and torsion bar adjustment for some extra clearance on the front ;D
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    Re: March Difflock vs Traction Control brekkie Run

    Mine are open until I hit those there knoppies ;D
  7. Re: New fuel and engine misfire. Possibility or coincidence?

    I am not familiar with your set up. Draining the tank would be required. You dont have to discard the fuel, the water and sediment will settle under the fuel so you can siphon off the good fuel and...
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    Re: Suzuki Jimny Roof Ratings.

    So one of the elements in Reliability and Maintenance Management is the determining and frequency of maintenance inputs. When used in conjunction with failure analysis, the outcomes can range from an...
  9. Re: New fuel and engine misfire. Possibility or coincidence?

    My 2cw. Running empty empty ;D often results in sludge (silt) being picked up. This can be more problematic in diesels than petrols.

    The second issue could be the state of the tanks as Mr G says....
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    Re: Suzuki Jimny Roof Ratings.

    And this is a very important point HC, one I have not seen mentioned too often in regards to this issue. I also believe the increase is more exponential than a simple doubling of the force at a...
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    Re: Suzuki Jimny Roof Ratings.

    Looking at the Ronny and Tyler incidents and the impact that this has had on the community as a whole, lets keep the following in mind; the possibility of your RR coming off is always there, the...
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    Re: Garmin Nuvi 310 - Keep or Toss

    Bump

    For my ongoing quest to get into the new millennium ;D
  13. Re: The 2021 Official 4x4 Community Klein Pella Exploration Trip (Northern Cape)

    Received but battling to open them. If further issues, I will revert to the old skule of co-ordinates.
  14. Re: Is this normal, Discovery 3 Compressor Valve

    Firstly I am not familiar with this LR compressor. The hole looks like it is symmetrical and corresponds with what appears to be a small channel running around the circumference. I think that is by...
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    Re: The 2021 Official 4x4 Community River Trip!!!

    I cant commit to it but closer to the time, if I am open, I might cadge a lift. I will bring my own spade to help out ;D

    Oh, and a Romer Cooler filled with Tafels ;D
  16. Re: The 2021 Official 4x4 Community Klein Pella Exploration Trip (Northern Cape)

    I will follow your route Andrew

    Cheers
  17. Re: Hydrogen ? As general alternative & transition.

    My interest in Hydrogen combustion started in 1999 when working for a company that was co-developing technology with BMW. The company manufactured industrial gasses as well as materials handling...
  18. Re: Hydrogen ? As general alternative & transition.

    Comp between Hydrogen and Petrol engine

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l6ECwRnJ0Sg
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    Re: March Difflock vs Traction Control brekkie Run

    I might just do it now to show the benefits of not deflating ;D

    TIC

    ;D
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    Re: Difflock vs Traction control

    Nah. I started again when I got the H. When I had LRs there was never a guarantee that I would get there or back
  21. Re: Karoo NP, Tankwa NP, Garden Route NP, and Camdeboo NP - Trip report and park revi

    Thanks for this Andrew. Beautiful environment.
  22. Re: Hydrogen ? As general alternative & transition.

    I hear you and agree. If more effort was placed into the technology this could change. We need to look at the complete value chain though including the socio-economic costs of each technology and the...
  23. Re: Hydrogen ? As general alternative & transition.

    From a purely road transport perspective, I would have thought the transitional step, particularly in less developed areas, would be hydrogen. Not the fuel cell type but the other which is used in...
  24. Re: Is Toyota consciously limiting stock to inflate demand and thus prices?

    I dont know if the commercials stack up. Limiting supply would reduce sales in units but also the after sales revenue streams where I imagine the bulk of the profit sits (albeit over an extended...
  25. Thread: Why we fish

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    Re: Why we fish

    I had an amazing front yard and spent most of my time fishing from the banks, jetties or from a row boat for Perch, or trawling the reed beds in search of feisty Pike. Salmon and Trout were seasonal...
  26. Thread: St Lucia Mouth

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    Re: St Lucia Mouth

    I thought I would brush up on the subject a couple of weeks ago but I think I am more confused now than I was then. :-\
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    Re: March Difflock vs Traction Control brekkie Run

    ..... and All Weather tyres at 2.7bar :-)
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    Re: March Difflock vs Traction Control brekkie Run

    Since I did KoosseklimseAtsegat at De Wildt in 4H with fully inflated AW tyres the other day I think I will spectate and do brekkie only ;)
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    Re: Difflock vs Traction control

    Hahahahaha, I have IFS in the H3.
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    Re: March Difflock vs Traction Control brekkie Run

    Rechard, will it be conducted in a play ground type environment?
  31. Thread: Amarok reverse

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    Re: Amarok reverse

    It would appear that the functional requirement exceeds the design specification. The design specification would probably have been determined by the marketing department.
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    Re: Difflock vs Traction control

    This is just my opinion. IFS with FDL or TC is still not as good as a vehicle with SFA, which will keep 4 points of contact most of the time, which surely must be better than 3 points of contact that...
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    Re: Difflock vs Traction control

    I think this goes a long way to assisting TC. I keep thinking of the P38 Range Rover. TC only but solid axels all round. I took out the air suspension and fitted Iron Man coils at off road height...
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    Re: Difflock vs Traction control

    Fanie, the main thing with reliability to keep in mind is that mechanical systems very, very rarely suffer instantaneous failure and generally give some indication of a pending failure which can be...
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    Re: Why do people do this with tralies?

    Bad hunting day ;D
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