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    Re: Land Cruiser V8 60 000km service

    I don't agree with the non Toyota price, R 2800 will just be oil and filters.

    Remember that 120k km is a major service, on a pick up, not sure about the 200. Every 40k km is all oils (on the pick...
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    Re: Decent vehicle battery brand?

    Deltec
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    Re: AL-KO Steadies on a Bush Lapa

    Thank you to everyone that replied.

    I have ordered a set of AL-KO steadies and will fit them when they arrive.

    The thinking behind it was not just the jockey wheel sliding through the clamp but...
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    Re: Land Cruiser V8 60 000km service

    I did a 20k km service not to long ago, front and rear bearings.

    All the seals and gaskets, front and rear, and even the grease from Toyota, didn't cost more than 2k.
    That is excluding the other...
  5. Re: 6.5kva diesel generator - Bundu vs Addendorff

    Can't comment on the Addendorff genny but I do have a 8.5 KVA diesel genny from Bundu Power.

    Bundu's service and parts availability is very good. I have never had a issue, 5 years now, never...
  6. Thread: Semonkong

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    Re: Semonkong

    Are you asking for places to see or if the Terios will be fine on that road?

    The road from Matatiel to Qachas Nek to Semonkong is a tar road.
    After Patlong you will get to Seforong, about 45km...
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    Re: AL-KO Steadies on a Bush Lapa

    Dankie Sebastiaan
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    Re: Flush mount tie down anchors

    I use these.

    Not completely flush but close enough.

    https://4x4direct.co.za/cargo-tracks-and-fittings/5954-single-stud-anchor-with-anchor-point.html
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    AL-KO Steadies on a Bush Lapa

    Has anyone fitted AL-KO drop down steadies to their Lapa?

    I find that the front jockey wheel only is not good enough for me.

    1. The shaft moves, slides through the clamp.
    2. With front...
  10. Re: Any1 willing to "lend" me their map sensor

    You are a bit far from me.
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    Re: 12v Sparks flying!!

    It's one thing just crapping your self on a normal 12v system, it's another thing when you are working on a truck with 24v system and a few more amps.
    That 13 spanner will ark and weld it self to...
  12. Re: Touareg - newer V6 diesel vs older V8 diesel

    I can know exactly what you mean. It's fun driving a V8 I must admit.
  13. Re: Touareg - newer V6 diesel vs older V8 diesel

    I can't comment on the V8 or the V6 but looking at it from a value point i would go with the newer vehicle as it will have a better resale value when that time comes.

    What are you planing to do...
  14. Thread: New Hummer

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    Re: New Hummer

    So where is the Hummer?

    All I see was a basketball player dreaming...
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    Re: How to know when the power is back?

    I have exactly the same next to my change over switch, kids call it "The Duck"
  16. Thread: KZTE oil usage

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    Re: KZTE oil usage

    Toyota
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    Re: KZN GTG Mlalazi/ Ongoye Forest 1-3 May 2020

    Grap gat jy!

    Dankie vir die moeite om aan my te dink, ek sal dit oor weeg ;D
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    Re: I did it, I removed my DPF

    "I did it, I removed my DPF"

    No you didn't, you removed the Catalytic Converter.
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    Fortuner Re: Help with turbo

    What causes turbo whine?
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    Fortuner Re: Help with turbo

    If it ate a turbo in 2000km you have got a oil feed problem, and even then, if there was a oil feed problem, you wouldn't have driven 2000km
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    Fortuner Re: Help with turbo

    I honestly don't think that it was your turbo.
    The air is very thin up there and vehicles do battle, even my V8 doesn't pull up there.

    I wonder how many warranty "turbo failures" Toyota sits with...
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    Re: Another snake ID please

    Big frog for a little red lip!
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    Fortuner Re: Help with turbo

    Was the "new" turbo ever fitted when you bought the car?
  24. Thread: Aspw lc79 300

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    Re: Aspw lc79 300

    How?
    They are adding in 300mm to the chassis and have to extend drive shaft, fuel and brake lins, ext ...
  25. Thread: Aspw lc79 300

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    Re: Aspw lc79 300

    I did see it yes, wonder what the cost involved is?

    But in my case, how much load do you carry on a DC, and more importantly what about your break over angle now, it was'n the best to start off...
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    Suspension Re: Buying an old hilux - looking for advice

    Look up Old Man Emu and see who your local dealer is.

    I fitted OME to a '88 Hilux before, they do have a set up for that van.
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    Suspension Re: Buying an old hilux - looking for advice

    That is a VERY nice vehicle, I'm jealous!!

    OME has a suspension set up for that van, makes for a very comfortable ride.
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    Re: Catch of the day- please post

    Launched Tinley.

    A few cuta has come out but they have been scares.
    Water temps are up but viz is terrible, maybe when the viz is better?

    Water temp was 27.2 degrees yesterday afternoon.
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    Re: Catch of the day- please post

    Launched late yesterday afternoon and got a Tuna, 28.8 kg

    Apologies, not the best pics.
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    Re: Catch of the day- please post

    Looks awesome!
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    Re: R614 PMB to Ballito

    Road is good, no problem, you shouldn't worry.

    I'll be more worried about the massive speed humps that is not marked, watch out for them, they catch you!

    Few pot holes, but most have been fixed...
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    Re: Bat deterrent devices

    Or maybe put up a bat box for them?

    Like I said, they are awesome creatures and you actually do want them around!
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    Re: Bat deterrent devices

    We have bats, great creatures to have!

    As far as I know their droppings doesn't smell, if there is a smell it means that the roof is getting wet where their droppings are and causing the smell....
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    Suspension Re: Toyota D4D Hilux 2013 Suspension upgrade

    Defiantly OME !!

    Ironman was so uncomfortable and hard that I gave it away when I changed to OME, never again!

    I have had OME in 4 vehicles now and to me it is the best on the market.

    I have...
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    Re: Catch of the day- please post

    Where did you launch from?
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