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    Defender Selling your Defender into the USA

    I'm starting to think the time has come to sell the 1994 110V8 to someone in the USA.

    This is a very emotive subject for me as my family has owned Land Rovers since the day after I was born. I...
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    Defender Re: Coolant replacement 110V8

    Thank you!
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    Defender Coolant replacement 110V8

    1994 110 V8.

    Long story short.

    This little pipe has a leak. I am sourcing a replacement and will fit it.

    The cooling system currently has a mixture of green coolant and water. I'm not a fan...
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    Cape Town training for utter n00bs

    Guys!

    I have staff members who need formal training in the use of 4x4s as part of their work.

    Does anyone know of a suitable facility I can send them to where the trainer is patient enough to...
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    Re: Looking for a Honda XR 650 L

    2012
    About 29K km on the road.
    Previous owner used it as a commuter. I've owned it since May 2020 and taken it off the tar four times.

    Cross my palm with R60K and it's yours.
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    Re: Small generator with auto switch on

    That's me!!!

    Nooit, nooit weer nie. Die relays en servo's wat ek moes gebruik om daardie ding aan die gang te kry was 'n storie.

    As daardie ding vandag sou breek (en hy loop nog steeds soos 'n...
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    Re: Small generator with auto switch on

    That's what I do at almost every high site. Meanwell 30A or 20A direct to the batteries and the gennie. Means I can power a "big" site off a little 2.8KVA Ryobi.
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    Small generator with auto switch on

    Does anyone know of a small "outdoor" generator (either petrol or diesel) that has an auto power on function?

    I need something to backup a 5KVA inverter. The genset does not need to be massive.
    ...
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    Re: Royal 102AH Battery life expectancy

    What brand and model are you buying?
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    Defender Re: 110 Clutch Replacement

    What do you pay for OEM clutch kits in Gauteng, @jelo ?
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    Defender 110 Clutch Replacement

    Good day Everyone!

    What should I expect to pay for a "clutch job" (ie replace clutch plate, pressure plate and thrust bearing with new) on a 1994 110 V8 with R380 gearbox?

    Thanks
  12. Re: Old School Adventure Bike - Which One?? (Post Pics!!!)

    As jy daai suspensie wil drop is daar net een ou.

    Stuur die ding af Kaap toe die volgende keer as jy 'n kar deal hier doen.

    http://www.mpcustomvalve.co.za/
  13. Re: Old School Adventure Bike - Which One?? (Post Pics!!!)

    I literally have a shed full of bikes.

    That XR650L is one of my favourites.
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    Re: New boots for NP300 4x4

    Ek wil nou nie hoes, poep of lippe klap nie, maar dit is flippin netjies!
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    Re: New boots for NP300 4x4

    Those of you with the 245's...

    Are you using stock rims, or wider rims / mags / alloys?

    Thanks.
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    New boots for NP300 4x4

    Ladies and Gents,

    I've had a NP300 4x4 2.4 single cab petrol for the past 7 years. It's a "kanniedood".

    The truck's role on our company has changed twice and it's about to change again. At the...
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    Series III Under seat petrol tanks

    I have two under seat petrol tanks that have interior rust.

    Where can I find stainless steel replacements, or is there a way to rehab the tanks at a reasonable price?
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    Re: Building up a Defender 110 from a Disco 1

    https://www.youtube.com/results?search_query=mark+evans+a+4x4+is+born&oq=mark+evans+a+4x4&gs_l=youtube.3.0.0.2343.7397.0.8873.16.16.0.0.0.0.325.2566.5j5j5j1.16.0...0.0...1ac.1.11.youtube.qDDp8XKYURs...
  19. Thread: Dunlop MT1

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    Dunlop MT1

    Has anyone used Dunlop 30 x 9.5R15 on a Nisaan NP300 4x4?

    If so, would you recommend them?
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    Re: Considering a move to the overberg

    Who? Where? Does he work on side valve sixpots?
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    Re: Considering a move to the overberg

    I was wrong in my assumption.

    I apologise.
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    Re: Considering a move to the overberg

    Gewoonlik wanneer die Engelse van 'n stofsuier praat is dit gewoonlik 'n Hoover. Maak nie saak watse maak die is nie, dit is 'n Hoover.

    Dieselfde met afskrifmajiene - hulle is almal Xerox.

    My...
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    Re: Considering a move to the overberg

    Ja Reenen, maar jy bly nie in Hermanus nie.
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    Re: Considering a move to the overberg

    Nobody has addressed the elephant in the room.

    Overberg is not Gauteng.

    You have a choice between three or four wireless internet service providers. I cannot recommend any of them.

    Apart...
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    Series III Re: SU Carb Boffins - Western Cape

    I thought I knew my way around a carb. I was wrong.

    The thing's flooding. It backfires. The vehicle refuses to start once it's reached operating temperature.

    Yesterday I had a mate around who...
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    Series III Re: SU Carb Boffins - Western Cape

    2.6 sidevalve sixpot.
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    Series III Re: SU Carb Boffins - Western Cape

    Thanks John

    Let me know. I suspect we may both have the same engines in our Rovers...
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    Series III SU Carb Boffins - Western Cape

    Who are the guys who know their way around a SU carb in Cape Town and surrounds, where I can take a Series III for some attention?

    Thanks.
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    Re: NP300 Dual battery

    I have no idea. Will go and look.

    What bracket did you use to mount the battery?
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    NP300 Dual battery

    Has anyone managed to fit a dual battery system into the engine bay of a 2.0 or 2.4 petrol?

    Thanks
  31. Thread: Landmyne ???

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    Re: Landmyne ???

    I call BS.

    Remember, I grew up in what was then Rhodesia.

    Rhodesia was under international sanctions.

    Most of the time, my late father would go on patrol with three magazines of ammo for his...
  32. Thread: Can a D5 do this?

    by Eben
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    Re: Can a D5 do this?

    Where can I get new prices for the following cars?

    1984 Land Rover 110 V8 County Station Wagon
    1984 BMW 733i
    1984 Mercedes 380SE
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    Re: Life on the Road in Africa

    Maggie's done the north south route so many times, she can probably drive it by herself without a driver.

    Her then owners rode in convoy with us part of the way in 2005.
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    Defender Re: What, where and How to connect

    You beat me to it.
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    Re: Defender V8 agricultural engine transplant

    Industrial een is hier gemaak as ADE236

    Een op 'n tyd het LR SA hulle in diesel Defenders en Stage 1 trokke gesit. Ouens soos Gilo hoort die adapter plaat te kan verskaf.

    Daardie enjin is nog...
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